George Mason was co-founder of Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts and taught at Cranbrook, Alfred, Ohio State, U.C. Boulder, Haystack, Bezalel in Israel, and ITB and IKS Universities in Indonesia. He has had solo shows at The Farnsworth and Bowdoin College Museums and has been shown at the PMA and CMCA. He has completed thirty Percent For Art Commissions in Maine, NYC, and Atlanta and has received three NEA awards and a MAC Individual Artists Fellowship. Taken from the website of the Belfast Poetry Festival.