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...

jenna-turner

Jenna Turner was born and raised in Red Deer, Alberta. She completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the Alberta College of Art and Design in Calgary, Alberta and received her Master of Fine Arts degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana. This past year Jenna was awarded an Alberta Foundation for the Arts Grant to attend the Gyeonggi International Ceramics Biennial in South Korea...

jocelyn-reid

Jocelyn Reid is a ceramic and mixed media artist from Calgary, Alberta. Reid received her Bachelors Degree with Distinction from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 2013, and continued on to participate in multiple international residency programs and exhibit her work throughout North America. In 2015, Reid received the Alberta Foundation for the ...

giselle-peters

Giselle Peters was born in Regina, Saskatchewan. She completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ceramics at the Alberta College of Art and Design and a Bachelor of Psychology with Distinction at Concordia University. Giselle has participated in artist residence programs in Lethbridge, Alberta and in Truro, Massachusetts and has exhibited her work in Canada a...

adam-bernath

Adam Gibson Bernath was born and raised in Woodstock, Ontario. Drawn to making art from a young age, he has always been creatively inclined. Embracing art as his joy and his strength, he chose to study Drawing and Ceramics at the Alberta College of Art & Design in Calgary. After completion of a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2004, he traveled to South Korea and Thailand where he explored wi...