Yves Paquette

  • B.F.A, ceramics, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
  • M.F.A., ceramics, Ohio University

"To provide students with an outlet for their imagination in various media and at various levels of sophistication. To expose students to different techniques, perspectives and concepts so they can build a 'vocabulary' for artistic exploration."

Yves Paquette | Sculpture professor

Awards, recognition and honors

SCAD Presidential Fellowship; Fellowship, North Carolina Arts and Science Council; Emerging Talent, National Council for the Education of Ceramic Arts; Artist Project Grant, North Carolina Arts and Science Council; City of Charlotte Matching Grant for Creation of Outdoor Sculpture Installations


National Council for the Education of Ceramic Arts

Previous Positions

Assistant professor of art; North Central College, Naperville, Illinois; instructor of art, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, North Carolina

Publications and presentations

Lark Book's publication: "500 Ceramics Sculptures"
"Collaborative Brickworks at the Savannah College of Art and Design," Ceramics Technical, Issue 21
"Growth Rings; The Installations of Yves Paquette," Ceramics Art and Perception, Issue 48, pgs. 19-22
"A Sense of Place" Revista Internacional Ceramica, November 2001
"The Best of New Ceramic Art," The Guild Publishers