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2016 National Student Juried Exhibition By NCECA 2016
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The National Student Juried Exhibition represents an important highlight in the array of experiences The National Student Juried Exhibition is a highlight in the array of experiences that the... More > National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) makes possible each year. Selected from images of work submitted by higher education students enrolled in programs of ceramic art throughout the United States, this exhibition embodies the visions of next-generation creative inquiry through clay. Founded in 1966, NCECA is a nonprofit organization that fosters global education and appreciation for the ceramic arts—culture’s bridge to the past and future. Because clay connects us to the earth and one another, we believe that learning and working with this material touches lives and builds relationships like no other artistic practice.< Less
Ecumene: Global Interface in American Ceramics By NCECA 2012
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Ecumene: Global Interface in American Ceramics invites us to investigate essential questions about the nature of creative action in the early 21st century. In computer science, interface refers to a... More > point of interaction between components that allows them to function independently while communicating and working with other parts of a system. The range of ideas and approaches to clay working in this exhibition demonstrate that while this confluence of interconnectedness and independence is pervasive, it can also be discomforting. Artists influence culture, but what influences artists? Why and how do we create and what are the consequences of our work? Although it has been widely held that art has always shaped the culture around us, how can art serve as a vehicle for social criticism, reveal notions of identity or ways of living in empathy with the planet and its inhabitants?< Less