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Paul Flickinger

Part-time Instructor of Art 
Ceramics, General Education, Foundation Art

M.F.A., University of Michigan 

B.F.A., Western Michigan University


K1130 South Kohrman Hall
(269) 387-2536

In addition to teaching in the ceramics program in the Frostic School of Art, Paul Flickinger has also taught at Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Lincoln Center Aesthetic Education and Prague Academy of Fine Art in the Czech Republic. He was also the Ceramics Studio Manager at Hope Enterprises Ceramics Training Program in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He has received several grants and awards including; the Fulbright Senior Specialist Award, the Grand Prize of the West, Mich.chigan Regional, the Arts Council Of Greater Kalamazoo Emerging Artist Grant, the Dybvig Award from the University of, Mich.chigan and Third Prize and Purchase Award from Kalamazoo Institute of Arts Area Exhibition. Paul has exhibited widely in the state of, Mich.chigan including; Lansing Art Gallery (Lansing, Mich.), Water Street Gallery (Saugatuk, Mich.), Krasl Art Center (St. Joseph, Mich.), Paint creek Center for the Arts (Pontiac, Mich.), Southwestern, Mich.chigan College (Dowagiac, Mich.), and the Overbrooke Gallery (Muskegon, Mich.). Paul is also the Founder and Executive Director of Clean Water for the World, which has delivered and installed safe drinking water systems in El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Haiti, Ghana, Kenya and Ecuador.