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We are setting the table.. but first, a few appetizers!

By |2016-02-28T00:27:23-05:00February 26th, 2016|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

Over the past several weeks we have been working through all of the images, text and stories submitted by NCECA members for the Across the Table, Across the Land exhibition.   While there are several "large" projects included in the [...]

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Across the Table, Across the Land Selections and Updates!

By |2016-02-03T07:32:36-05:00February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Across The Table, Featured|

An update about Across the Table, Across the Land from Namita Wiggers and Michael Strand: We spent the week in Portland, camped out in front of a massive amount of uploaded data and images submitted to the Across the Table, [...]

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Thanks and next steps from Across the Table!

By |2016-01-10T09:26:52-05:00January 10th, 2016|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Kansas City|

Many, many thanks to each and every person who shared their work on the Across the Table, Across the Land webapp! We are in Portland right now, working through the submissions and developing the exhibition component of the project. The [...]

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Across the Table with Pots in Action!

By |2015-12-22T13:48:13-05:00December 22nd, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured, Member Opportunities|

Across the Table is hosting Pots in Action again this week! For this challenge, Michael and Namita are interested in who is across the table as much as what is on your table! Special thanks to Ayumi Horie for the [...]

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Sharing a meal, 3500 miles apart: Adam Chau

By |2015-11-28T16:23:05-05:00November 27th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

As we gather around tables across the country, our conversations with friends, family and loved ones are established around food-fueled fellowship. These conversations take place in many formats – potlucks, private dinners, big community events and quiet evenings together. Ceramic [...]

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Tea Performances featured by NCECA’s Across the Table, Across the Land

By |2015-11-13T10:26:00-05:00November 13th, 2015|Categories: Across The Table, Kansas City|

Some of the projects submitted to Across the Table, Across the Land involve performance, multiple sites, or employ complex layers of action and meaning. Amber Ginsburg and Aaron Hughes’ ongoing Tea project is a good example of how ceramics brings [...]

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CLAY’S NOURISHMENT: HANDBUILDING INTERDEPENDENT COMMUNITIES – Lauren Sandler’s submission to Across the Table, Across the Land

By |2015-11-06T10:27:06-05:00November 6th, 2015|Categories: Across The Table, Kansas City|Tags: , , |

Many projects are flowing into Across the Table, Across the Land and we are excited to share some of these over the next two months leading up to the final deadline of January 4th. This recent submission by Lauren Sandler [...]

Ceramic Artists bring people together, we want to share how you do this!

By |2015-10-30T16:31:18-05:00October 30th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Kansas City|

We are having a sugar-filled week co-hosting Pots in Action, thanks to an invitation from Ayumi Horie! Our hosting ends on November 1, but watch for news of our upcoming challenge here and on Ayumi’s @PotsinAction instagram feed. To keep [...]

Do you love Ceramics? Food? People? – We want to tell your story!

By |2015-10-23T10:05:56-05:00October 23rd, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

Across the Table, Across the Land, a project of the National Ceramic Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), is designed to to be a snapshot of what is happening today at the intersection of food, clay and community. [...]

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K-12 Teachers and Students – We Need You!

By |2015-10-19T10:25:33-05:00October 19th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

You are cordially invited to participate in the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Across the Table, Across the Land national project and exhibition which takes place in Kansas City to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of NCECA. [...]

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Now Online – 2015 Roundtable conversation

By |2015-10-13T08:10:20-05:00October 13th, 2015|Categories: 2015 Conference, Across The Table, Featured, online programming, Videos|

As Paul Sacaridiz so deftly explained in his introduction, this conversation, Pass the Peas, Food Objects and the Making of Community, stemmed out of a project NCECA began in 2014 in Milwaukee, the idea of developing a curated roundtable discussion.  The [...]

Connecting Generations through Ceramics in Denver, CO

By |2015-09-03T08:52:25-05:00September 3rd, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|Tags: , |

We kick off blogging about Project Submissions to Across the Table, Across the Land with a project led by Macy Dorf, who lives in Denver, Colorado. Macy Dorf, Denver Colorado: Working with Diana and Davine on making a plate [...]

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NCECA Across the Table, Across the Land – Challenge

By |2015-08-28T09:55:48-05:00August 28th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

Periodically during the fall we will be issuing challenges in the form of assignments to inspire immediate ways to get involved with the Across the Table, Across the Land project. Please refer to the NCECA Across the Table, Across the [...]

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What is Across the Table, Across the Land?

By |2015-08-14T16:49:01-05:00August 8th, 2015|Categories: 50th Anniversary, Across The Table, Featured|

This exhibition features YOU and the work you do to connect ceramics, community and food. Developed and curated by Michael Strand and Namita Wiggers, Across the Table, Across the Land is a member’s exhibition for NCECA’s 50th Anniversary Conference in 2016. The final exhibition will [...]

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