Every year, the Medalta International Artists in Residence program hosts ceramic artists from across North America and the world. Some are well-established while others are working on setting up their practice.

We are proud of our ability to attract world-class artistic talent to Medalta and have them work with their peers who may be at different stages in their careers. This page showcases the group of artists currently working in Medalta’s studios.

veronika-horlik

Veronika Horlik MA (McGill), MFA (NSCAD), is a Montreal artist who shares her time between her practice and teaching. She is faculty in both Visual Arts at John Abbott College, and, in Art Education at McGill University.  In 2015 she was awarded the RBC Emerging Artist People’s Choice Award for her work PROUNS(SLASH).  In recent years, her work has been exhibit...

tanya-doody

Tanya Doody is a Canadian artist working in a variety of media including ceramics, sculpture, performance and video. Her work revolves around craftivist strategies, performative acts, and poetics gestures. Tanya holds an MFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University (NSCAD) in Fine and Media Arts, a BFA from University of Victoria in Visual Arts, a Diploma from Sheridan College ...

grace-han

Grace Han is a ceramic artist originally trained in Seoul, South Korea. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Dankook University where she specialized in traditional Korean Ceramic techniques and skills. She then worked for several years in one of the largest ceramic companies in Korea and built on her ceramics knowledge and experience outside of academia. She immigrated to Canada in 2011 an...

mynthia-mcdaniel

Mynthia is a Ceramic artist based in Calgary. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in both Printmaking and Ceramics and has exhibited both locally and internationally. Her main passion after pottery is travel, and whenever possible she will find a way to combine the two. Most recently she completed a two month residency at the Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park in Japan, and a short residenc...

ashley-bevington

Ashley Bevington (b. 1990) grew up in the rural lands of Nashville, Ohio. Bevington graduated with her BFA from Columbus College of Art & Design in Columbus, Ohio in 2014. Ashley has participated in many national exhibitions in places such as The Clay Studio of Philadelphia, The Erie Art Museum, The Ohio Craft Museum, and the Leedy-Voulkos Art Center. Bevington has received numerous awards wit...