Ciara Jayne Linteau
Ciara Jayne Linteau nee Hossack was born in Calgary, Alberta. Relocated to Fort McMurray, Ciara was an active member of the Fort McMurray Ceramic Guild where she began her love of teaching ceramic courses. In 2008, Ciara graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD) in Calgary, Alberta, obtaining a B.F.A, majoring in glass. Since 2008 has been working on a Visual Arts Self Directed Residency at the Banff Centre, and is currently teaching the community ceramic classes at The Banff Centre. Her current body of work experiments with glass and ceramics pieces that combine interest in Art Nouveau and water elements to make 3-Dimensional sculptural objects for both the plinth and the wall. Works can be found in public and private collections in Canada, Australia and the United States. Her first important acquisitions were to The Sir Elton John Collection and Alberta Foundation of Art.
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