CURRICULUM VITAE

 

EDUCATION

 

      2015          Master of Fine Art, Ceramics New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

      2010          Bachelor of Fine Art, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY, Focus in

                              Ceramic Art

                                         Minors in Art Education and Art History

                                         2009 (SACI) Studio Arts Center International, Florence, Italy

 

 

AWARDS

      2018        Pilchuck Glass School, Full Scholarship for Session 3:  Digital Clayground 2.0

     

      2017         2017 NCECA Emerging Artist, National Council on the Education for Ceramic Arts

                               Fondation Bruckner Prize, Parcours Ceramique Carougeois

                               Honorable Mention – Mixed Media, 2017 Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics

                               2017 Grants for Artist Projects, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA

                               Wyckoff Milliman Award for Faculty, University of Washington

         

           2016           Wyckoff Milliman Award for Faculty, University of Washington

     

       2015       International Sculpture Center Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award,

                               Nomination

                               Professional Development Grant, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University

      2014           Professional Development Grant, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University

 

      2010           Regina Brown Undergraduate Student Fellowship in Ceramics, NCECA

                              Lisa Elwell Ceramic Artist Award, School of Art and Design at Alfred University

                              Cite Internationale des Arts Fellowship, Juried, School of Art and Design at Alfred University

 

      2006         Alfred University Portfolio Scholarship

 

 

RESIDENCIES

         2019            Watershed Center for Ceramic Arts, Artist Invite Artist Session, Topic:  Ephemerality in Clay, Organizer 

         

         2018            Kunstlerhaus Neumuster, Ceramic Artist Exchange Tandem 2018, Neumunter Germany (declined due to

                              scheduling conflict)

   

      2015          Archie Bray Foundation – Summer Resident – Windgate Fellowship, Helena, MT

 

      2012       Project Art Sponsored by Ferrin Gallery, Cummington, MA

                              John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Assistant to Resident Artist Giselle Hicks, Kohler, WI

      2011          Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO

                             Cite International des Arts Fellowship, Paris, France

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

       2019              Korean International Ceramic Biennale 2019, Gyeonggi, Korea

                              TBA, Solo Show, Unsmoke Systems Artspace, Braddock, PA

                              Figure Ground, two person show with Peter Barbor, Olin Fine Arts Center Gallery, Washington and

                              Jefferson College, Washington, PA

                              Walking on Ghosts, Solo Show, 4Culture, Seattle, WA

                              Matter at Hand, 3-person show, NCECA Concurrent Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN

 

       2018              Structures of Atmosphere, NCECA Concurrent Exhibition, 7800 Susquehanna, Pittsburgh, PA

                              Above the Surface, Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago, IL

                              Revive Remix Respond, The Frick Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

     2017           15th Parcours Céramique Carougeois, Ceramics Biennial Invitational, Geneva, Switzerland

                             2017 Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics, Zanesville Art Museum, Zanesville, OH

                             2017 Fine Art Center Alumni Exhibition, Sheffield Wood Gallery, Fine Arts Center, Greenville, SC

                              Emerging Artist Exhibition, Gallery EXPO and Projects Space, Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR

                              Confluence and Bifurcation: The Joining and Splitting of Rivers, Seminar Gallery, Pacific Northwest College 

                              of Art,Portland, OR

                              Bowing, Solo Show, Gage Gallery, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN

 

         2016             Grand Porte, Solo Show, Deluxe Gallery, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO

                             Archie Bray NCECA Show, Belger Crane Yard Gallery, Kansas City, MO

                       The Indigo Curtain, Solo Show, Thompson Gallery, Furman University, Greenville, SC

 

      2015            2015 Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics, Zanesville Art Museum, Zanesville, OH

                               Strange Habits, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

                               Archie Bray at the Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, WA

                               Resident Artists Exhibition, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

                               The Moment In-between:  Graduate Thesis Exhibition, Alfred, NY

                               “Lively Experiments,” NCECA Biennial, Juried, Providence, RI

                               Varience:  Survey of Graduate Student Work, Invitational, Providence, RI

 

      2014            Ties that Bind: Alumni, Invitational, The Fine Arts Center, Greenville, SC

                                The Eleventh Annual Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Exhibition, Juried, The Clay Studio,

                                Philadelphia, PA

                                Ceramic Top 40 | Selected Works, Invitational, Allston, MA

                                Insight:  The Inner Nature of Things, Invitational, Rochester, NY

                                Emerged:  After the Residency, Invitational, Lillstreet Arts Center, Chicago, IL

      2013            Ceramic Top 40 | 2013, Invitational, Red Star Studios, Kansas City, MO

                                2013 Scripps National, Invitational, Scripps College, Claremont, CA

      2012            Ferrin Gallery at Art Miami, Invitational, Miami, FL

                               Fascination of Decay, Curated by Kate Roberts, Cohen Gallery, Alfred, NY

                               Covet, Invitational, Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield, MA

      2011            “Tidal Force:  The Next Wave” NCECA Biennial, Juried, The Tampa Art Museum, Tampa, FL

                                Resident Artist Exhibition, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO

                                Bright Bites, Staff Exhibit, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO

 

      2010         Profile 2010:  School of Art and Design at Alfred University, Juried, New York, NY

                                Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, Alfred, NY

                                     National Student Juried Exhibition, NCECA 2010, Juried, Philadelphia, PA

      2009         Introducing the Alfred Clay Collective, Alfred, NY

                                Ruling, Alfred, NY

      2008            Things that Make You Go Hmm.., Alfred, NY

                                Visual Arts Alumni Show, The Fine Arts Center, Greenville, SC

 

      2007         Fresh! Alfred, NY

 

      2006             Shaped Clay 2006, Juried, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY

                                Generation to Generation, Invitational, Greenville, SC

 

 

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

 

      2012           Conceived and Curated Fascination of Decay, Cohen Gallery, Alfred NY

 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

      2019- Present Assistant Professor of Ceramics, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN

      2016-18   Full-time Lecturer of 3D4M - Intro to Ceramics, Intermediate Ceramics, Senior Studio & Intro to Sculpture 

                        University of Washington - Seattle, WA

      2015-16   Lecturer of Ceramics - Teacher of Record:  Ceramics I and Introduction to Art 

                               University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI

 

         2015            Teaching Assistant:  Foundations, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

      2014           Assistant to Adjunct Trevor Bennett:  Sophomore Intro to Hand-building, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

                              Assistant to Summer School Director Andrea Gill, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

                              Assistant to Professor John Gill:  Sophomore Intro to Mold Making, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

      2013           Teacher of Record:  Beginning Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

.VISITING ARTIST LECTURE

 

         2018                Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

                                  Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN

 

         2017                College of DuPage, Visiting Artist, DuPage, IL

                                  Seattle Central College, Seattle, WA

 

          2016                Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO

                                   University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI

                                   University of Washington, Seattle, WA

 

          2015                University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI – Colloquium Series

                                   Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

 

MEMBERSHIPS/COLLECTIVES

 

          2018                 SOIL Collective Gallery, Seattle WA

 

ASSISTANTSHIPS

 

      2012 – 2013    John and Andrea Gill Ceramics, Alfred, NY

 

 

      2012              Molly Hatch Studio, Florence, MA

                                       Ferrin Gallery and Project Art, Pittsfield, MA

                      

 

INTERNSHIPS

 

      2011            Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Ceramic Intern, Snowmass, CO

                               La Meridiana – International School of Ceramics in Tuscany, Ceramics Intern, Certaldo, Italy

 

      2009          Truro Center for the Arts Castle Hill, Ceramic Intern, Truro, MA

 

 

WORKSHOPS

      2019        Alternative Processes in Clay, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO

      2014           Beginning Wheel Throwing, 171 Cedar Arts Center, Corning, NY

 

      2013           Professional Development Workshop:  Life After Undergraduate, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

      2012           Instructor of Drawing, Hornell YMCA – Fletcher Arts Center, Hornell, NY

 

      2008          Ceramic Instructor, Greenville County School District: Explore the Arts Summer Camp, Greenville, SC

 

 

COMMITTEES

 

      2014           Graduate Student Committee, Graduate Student Representative, Alfred, NY

 

      2010           Treasurer, Alfred Clay Collective, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

 

 

JOBS

 

      2012 – 2015       Substitute Teacher Grades K-12, Hornell City School District, Hornell, NY

 

      2009                           Printshop Studio Manager, Truro Center for the Arts, Truro, MA

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

      2015           McQuaid, Cate.  Ceramics in the spotlight, in Providence and beyond.  The Boston Globe  24 February 2015.

                      

      2014           Emerged:  After the Residency.  Exhibition Catalogue.  Essay by Curator Bill Griffith.

                      

                               Ceramic Top 40.  Exhibition Catalogue.  Ferrin Contemporary.  Red Star at Belger Crane Art Center. 

                               Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard.

 

      2013           2013 Scripps College 69th Ceramic Annual.  Exhibition Catalogue.  Essays by Curator Virginia Scotchie and

                              Glen R. Brown.

 

      2011            Ceramics Monthly, The 2011 NCECA Biennial:  Review, Article p. 62-63, June/July/August 2011.

 

      2010           Ceramics Monthly, The 2010 NCECA National Juried Student Exhibition:  Review, Article p. 26, September

                              2010.

 

 

COLLECTIONS

Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts

Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, MFA Collection

John and Andrea Gill

LaMeridiana – International School of Ceramics in Tuscany

 

 

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