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Minneapolis Exhibition Highlight: Voices from Elsewhere

By |2019-02-10T10:48:00-05:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

Artists who came to clay from diverse corners of experience through non-traditional avenues. Voices from Elsewhere, presented by the Homewood Studios Gallery, is an exhibition that features makers who entered the field of ceramics later in life and whose work [...]

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Demonstrator Videos from the 2018 conference

By |2019-02-09T13:48:19-05:00February 14th, 2019|Categories: 2018 Programming, Featured|

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Minneapolis Exhibition Highlight: You’ve Been Served

By |2019-02-09T12:21:23-05:00February 13th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

The idea of Claytopia for us is a place where diverse artists can explore their voice and share,with community beyond the studio. YOU'VE BEEN SERVED represents over 50 artists who make work to speak to the viewer/user on many levels:  encouraging [...]

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Claytopia Programming Highlight: The Wright Stuff!

By |2019-02-07T23:06:08-05:00February 8th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured|

Are you an artist? Do you struggle with writing? The American Craft Council wants to help!  It can be intimidating to get your thoughts down on paper. But writing, just like throwing pots, is a skill that can be learned. [...]

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Clay Stories 2019 – call for storytellers!

By |2019-03-06T20:54:09-05:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: Featured|

Dear Clay Friends: If you had five minutes to tell a ClayStory, what story would you tell? We want to hear you tell it live, on stage, at NCECA 2019! For those of you who are planning on attending NCECA [...]

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Minneapolis Exhibition Highlight: Part & Parcel

By |2019-01-31T14:10:39-05:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Featured|

Part & Parcel is a concurrent exhibition that will take place in Studio/Gallery #394 at the Northrup King Building in Minneapolis’s thriving Northeast Arts District.  Featuring a diverse group of four midwestern ceramic artists, Part & Parcel brings together work [...]

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Minneapolis Exhibition Highlight: clay + CANDY

By |2019-01-19T10:06:35-05:00January 19th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Featured|

John Morse and Marion Angelica think it is fun (and functional) to create an exhibition that provides candy both for the eye and candy for the mouth.  Treat both at the Clay & Candy exhibition at the Sugar,Sugar candy store. [...]

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Beating the post-NCECA blues

By |2018-03-31T09:55:23-05:00March 31st, 2018|Categories: Featured, Inside NCECA|

I think the NCECA conference is basically a hundred joyful hugs hello followed by a thousand tearful tugs goodbye, and I'm never 100% certain when that shift happens.  As big as our conference is now, some people I only manage [...]

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Don’t Blink or you’ll miss this great opportunity!

By |2017-10-03T12:43:12-05:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: 2017 Conference, Featured|

Now entering its third year, Blinc20:20 is becoming an exciting piece of programming at the annual conference.  This image-driven visually impacting short-form presentation provides a perfect platform for professors, students, international artists, or just about anyone who wants to be a [...]

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NCECA Insight: The Gallery Expo…Take a walk with Russell Wrankle

By |2017-06-19T07:27:47-05:00June 19th, 2017|Categories: Featured|

The deadline for galleries to apply for the NCECA Gallery Expo is June 21.  You can find all the details and apply through the blurb and link below.   But first, we caught up with NCECA Director-at-Large, Russell Wrankle, who manages [...]

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A Conversation with Judd Schiffman, 2017 NCECA Emerging Artist

By |2017-04-20T10:45:52-05:00April 20th, 2017|Categories: 2017 Conference, Emerging Artists, Featured|

Shortly after the NCECA 2017 conference, "Future Flux" became "Past Flux", I returned home and began editing conference sessions to post online.  As I did this, I contemplated the 2017 "class" of emerging artists and all of their presentations.  In the [...]

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Keep on Keepin’ On….

By |2017-03-13T12:15:36-05:00March 13th, 2017|Categories: 2016 Conference, 50th Anniversary, Featured, Member Stories, Videos|

I thought about titling this post "Marvelous Marge" or "Marge the Magnificent".....both absolutely fitting descriptive titles.  But then I thought "Marge in Charge," since she announced last year during her closing lecture that she has been "in charge since I was [...]