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2018 Emerging Artist Sara Parent-Ramos

By |2018-09-23T13:23:31-05:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , , |

Sara Parent-Ramos: Being An Emerging Artist "My work originates out of a cyclical process of accumulation and synthesis. I make sense of information first by arranging the objects I create and then assigning them a meaning through organization.  I then obscure [...]

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2018 Emerging Artist Natalia Arbelaez

By |2018-08-24T08:29:59-05:00September 17th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , |

Natalia Arbelaez - Art as Language "Creating artwork has been important to me from a young age. I came back to the US at the age of four not speaking English and communication was hard for me. I learned English [...]

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2018 Emerging Artist Janet Macpherson

By |2018-08-22T06:52:07-05:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , , , , |

Janet Macpherson - Finding her voice as an artist "A friend who was a sculpture major first introduced me to ceramics while we were at university. I was not an art major, but I hung out with the artists at [...]

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2018 Emerging Artist Wade MacDonald

By |2018-07-06T16:38:29-05:00July 8th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , , , , |

Wade MacDonald -  Becoming an Artist and Advice for the Future "While preparing for high school graduation, I had a brief moment to sit at a kickwheel in the art classroom and attempt to throw a pot. This was my [...]

2018 Emerging Artist Andrew Stansbury

By |2018-06-11T20:11:55-05:00June 11th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , , , |

Andrew Stansbury: An Ode to Missed Connections "We didn’t have long, and you let someone skip in front of you. When it was our time, you choked back tears. “Oh honey, it’s okay,” I said, “we don’t gotta talk,” and [...]

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Emerging Artist Adam Chau

By |2018-05-18T14:47:49-05:00May 7th, 2018|Categories: Emerging Artists, Featured, Pittsburgh|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Adam Chau - Essay about influence and idea development  "My clay journey started early - my family opperated a bakery when I was growing up and I learned commercial-level baking at a very young age; it was shortly after that [...]

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The Artist Behind “Unity Shards”: Laura Jean McLaughlin

By |2018-03-03T18:51:51-05:00March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Featured, Pittsburgh|

"Wise Swan" teapot by Laura Jean McLaughlin Not being a Pittsburgh native myself, I was unaware of the event called "Unblurred" that happens on Penn Ave. in the Garfield neighborhood on the first Friday night of every month. [...]

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