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Portrait painter from New York leaves a colorful impression on local art students

Paducah, KY, May 1, 2019—The Paducah Arts Alliance (PAA) is pleased to share that visual artist and teacher Adam Carlson of Brooklyn, New York, was the recent participant in the Paducah Artist-In-Residence Program. He arrived in Paducah with canvas and paints on April 16, and set up his studio with PAA board member and former […]

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Western Kentucky & Jingdezhen, China, enhance creative connection with ceramics and craft breweries

Western Kentucky & Jingdezhen, China, enhance creative connection with ceramics and craft breweries

Paducah, KY, March 11, 2019—Two cities on different continents, Paducah, Kentucky, and Jingdezhen, China, share many cultural commonalities. These fellow UNESCO Creative Cities of Crafts and Folk Arts possess a passion for the development and enrichment of both ceramics and craft beer. Paducah Arts Alliance (PAA) is pleased to announce that the father/son duo Ma […]

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PAA Chair Mitch Kimball and James Chen of the Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute exchange creative concepts at The Pottery Workshop in Jingdezhen, China, a mutual UNESCO Creative City of Crafts and Folk Art.

Paducah artist/educator Mitch Kimball attending pottery workshop at UNESCO Creative City of Crafts & Folk Art in China

              Paducah, KY, June 13, 2018—After years of coordinating an artist in residence program that brings visiting artists from across the globe to Paducah, Kentucky, Paducah Arts Alliance (PAA) Chair Mitch Kimball has reversed his role. Kimball is currently participating in a month-long residency that began on June 1 […]

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