trudy-ellen-golley-rca

     Born in Revelstoke, Golley studied at ACAD and received her BFA from the University of Calgary with a major in Ceramics and a minor in Art History. She went on to receive her MFA from the University of Tasmania in Hobart, Australia. The recipient of numerous awards, scholarships and grants, Trudy’s work has been exhibited and collected internationally. She has taught ...

paul-wm-leathers-rca

  Born in Winnipeg, Leathers graduated from Sheridan College’s School of Crafts & Design, and received his BFA from NSCAD with a major in Jewellery and a minor in Art History. He went on to receive his MFA in Sculpture from the University of Calgary. The recipient of numerous awards, scholarships and grants, Paul’s work has been exhibited and collected internationally. He has taugh...

hideo-mabuchi

     Hideo was trained as a physicist and currently teaches and conducts research as a Professor of Applied Physics at Stanford University. In 2000 Hideo was named a MacArthur Fellow in recognition of the creativity of his early scientific work. He has an intense interest in ceramics and devotes a substantial fraction of his time to his studio practice and to teaching activities that int...

alumni

It's always a sad 'see-you-later' when an artist leaves Medalta at the end of their residency and if we had the space, we'd ask them to stay forever. As much as Medalta's Shaw Centre is a workspace for ceramic artists, it's also very community-oriented. Most of the artists working at Medalta get plugged into Medicine Hat and form a big part of our artistic landscape. So because we never like sa...