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Nancy Sclight

Ms. Nancy Sclight

Ms. Nancy Sclight
Professor
Visual Arts

 

Biography:

Nancy Sclight is a professor of art at The University of Texas at Brownsville, where she teaches ceramics and is the art program coordinator. She is a founding member of the Harlingen “Commerce Street Coop.” Before coming to the valley, Nancy lived in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, where she taught ceramics at the Instituto Allende. She has given special workshops on her pottery firing techniques locally, as well as in Mexico, Switzerland and Jamaica. Nancy has exhibited her work both nationally and internationally, and has her artwork in the collection of the State Museum of Guanajuato, Mexico, the International Ceramics Cooperative in Imola, Italy and Centro Sperimentale, Switzerland.

Degrees:

1972 B.A., Glassboro State College, Glassboro, New Jersey (Cum Laude)
1974 M.Ed., Towson State College, Towson, Maryland
1980 M.F.A., Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico (Summa Cum Laude)
1989 Post Graduate Courses, Texas A&I University, Kingsville, TX

CV/VITAE: Sclight Vitae

Classes Taught:

Ceramics I
Ceramics II
Advanced Ceramics
Studio Art General
Internship in Studio Art
Graduate Problems in Ceramics
Art Appreciation
3-D Design

Joined UTB:

1986

Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Ceramics

Previous Experience:

1992-Present Professor, University of Texas at Brownsville, Fine Arts Department, Brownsville, TX
1986 – 1992 Instructor, Texas Southmost College, Art Department, Brownsville, TX 1981 – 1986 Director / Owner, Ceramics School “Gres, Arte Y Diseño,” San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
1980 – 1981 Chair, Department of Crafts, Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico
1976 – 1981 Instructor, Ceramics Department, Instituto Allende, San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico

Office Hours - Fall 2010

Monday & Wednesday
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Office: Rusteberg 131
Phone: (956) 882-8909
Fax: (956) 882-8247
nancy.sclight@utb.edu

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