Yves Paquette

Yves Paquette

Yves Paquette

  • B.F.A, ceramics, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design
  • M.F.A., ceramics, Ohio University
First year at SCAD:

"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."

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

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

Previous Positions

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

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • CERA 215 Ceramic Tech: Wheel Throwing I
  • CERA 220 Ceramic Tableware Design
  • CERA 325 Intermediate Ceramics
  • CERA 400 Advanced Applications in Ceramics