George Rodiguez: 2019 Emerging Artist

By |2019-10-21T10:11:09-05:00October 21st, 2019|Categories: Featured, Minneapolis|Tags: , , , , , , , |

"I value the communities that I have formed and am continuing to expand on. My artwork aims to bring people closer and act as markers for people to congregate around. Larger pieces are a community experience because they quickly [...]

Winona LaDuke – 2019 NCECA Conference Keynote Speaker

By |2019-10-14T10:06:30-05:00October 14th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Minneapolis|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Winona LaDuke is an internationally renowned activist working on issues of sustainable development renewable energy and food systems. She lives and works on the White Earth reservation in northern Minnesota, and is a two time vice presidential candidate with [...]

2019 NCECA Closing Lecture

By |2019-09-29T09:48:48-05:00September 29th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Programming, Featured, Minneapolis|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

"From where I sit. Reporting in from southern California, 30 years and counting" –  Closing lecture by Tony Marsh “Beliefs, observations, thoughts and prayers from over 30 years as an educator and more as a maker. Drawing from experiences [...]

The Chipstone Session at NCECA 2019 Conference

By |2019-09-16T10:30:26-05:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Member Stories, Minneapolis|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The #MeToo movement has had a profound effect in every corner of American life, including in the arts. One has only to read the various arts journals and professional publications; go online to arts websites; read one’s emails; or [...]

NCECA for First Timers: Claytopia online edition

By |2019-03-06T10:02:39-05:00March 6th, 2019|Categories: 2019 Exhibitions, 2019 Programming, Featured, Inside NCECA, Minneapolis|

Many years ago, Steve Hilton, (then NCECA's Programs Director) had the idea for NCECA to offer a special session directed at first time attendees.  And he "nominated" me to present it.  It was pretty popular, so I continued to present [...]

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Beyond the Conference: 2019 Pre/Post Conference Options

By |2019-02-12T13:02:57-05:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Minneapolis, Workshops|

NCECA 2019 in Minneapolis is just around the corner. As you plan your trip consider enhancing your experience with a Pre/Post Conference workshop. These events are not organized by NCECA. Instead they are planned and offered by the local clay [...]