Quick Hits: Nurielle Stern

Emerging Toronto artist Nurielle Stern has won the 2019 Winifred Shantz Award for Ceramics, reflecting the judging panel’s appreciation for her work with texture and vibrant glazes.

Stern makes tangible a fictional world of her own imagining creating things that are at once strange and familiar – notes for her exhibition at the Gardiner Museum

Nurielle Stern is a ceramic sculpture and installation artist and a graduate of Alfred University’s renowned MFA program in Ceramic Art (2014). She has also studied ceramics at Sheridan College and holds a BFA in Sculpture and Installation from OCAD University.

Nurielle Stern’s website, here.

The award is given by the Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery.

Image at top of post, from Unswept Floor (Tesserae), 2019 at the Gardiner Museum in Toronto, here .  Glazed and unglazed ceramic, found glass and ceramic mosaic tiles, wood.

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