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.

jenn-demke-lange

Jenn Demke-Lange is from Calgary, Alberta. She graduated from the Alberta College of Art & Design in 2007 where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Honors Degree. Her work is represented through the Alberta Craft Council Gallery in Edmonton, Alberta and the Willock and Sax Gallery in Banff, Alberta. She has recently exhibited at the Cheongju International Craft Biennale in South Korea and p...

aaron-nelson

Graduating from Emily Carr Institute in 1999, Aaron Nelson travelled to Chicago to assist prominent ceramic artist Ruth Duckworth. He established successful studio practices in Chicago, Vancouver, Victoria, and Montana and is now currently residing in Medicine Hat. Aaron Nelson has taught art in a variety of contexts and brought his enthusiasm and passion to many different learning situations, ...