Paul McClure

Published: 01.10.2019
Paul McClure. Brooch: Membrane 3, 2018. Sterling silver, nylon, stainless steel.. 9 x 9 x 3 cm. Photo by: Paul Ambtman. From series: Membranes. Paul McClure
Brooch: Membrane 3, 2018
Sterling silver, nylon, stainless steel.
9 x 9 x 3 cm
Photo by: Paul Ambtman
From series: Membranes
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Paul McClure is a Canadian artist and designer of contemporary jewellery. His work is represented in private and public collections including the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts; Canadian Museum of History; Design Museum of Barcelona; and National Museums Scotland. McClure graduated from NSCAD University, Halifax, Canada (BFA, 1989); Escola Massana, Barcelona, Spain (1990); and National College of Art and Design, Dublin, Ireland (MA, 1999). He is a professor and department head of the School of Jewellery at George Brown College in Toronto. In 2015, McClure received the Saidye Bronfman Award, a Governor General’s Award, Canada’s foremost distinction for excellence in the visual arts.