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:
2000

"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

Organizations

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