Education

2012- 2015            Masters of Fine Arts                                                           Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2011-2012             Post Baccalaureate                                                             Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2004-2008             Bachelors of Liberal Arts, Studio Art and Biology              Willamette University, Salem, Oregon

                                

Teaching/Professional Experience

2018                Co-Curator, Cultural Confluence: Emerging Artist Exhibition, Free Ceramics Gallery, Helena, Montana

Visiting Artist at University of Utah Art Department, Salt Lake City Utah

2017-present          Ceramics Studio Manager, Kimball Art Center, Park City, Utah

                           Ceramics Instructor, Kimball Art Center, Park City, Utah

2017                      Studio Manager, Cobb Mountain Art and Ecology Project, Middletown, California

Visiting Artist at California State University Sacramento, Sacramento, California

2016                      Instructor of Record, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee

                                         Intermediate Handbuilding

2015-2016             Artist in Residence: Clay, Appalachian Center for Craft, Smithville, Tennessee

2015                      Instructor of Record, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee

                                             Clay on the Wheel

2014                       Pre-Conference Artist in Residence, European 2nd Annual Woodfire Conference at Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskør, Denmark

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

                                             Instructor of Record: Intro to Ceramics

                                             Instructor of Record: Intermediate Handbuilding

                              Graduate Studio Assistant, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2013                      West Virginia University China Ceramics: Semester Abroad, Jingdezhen China

                              Exhibition Coordinator, Artists Without Borders, the Pottery Workshop Jingdezhen, Jingdezhen, China

Instructor, Global Academy at Utah State University, Logan, Utah

                                             Instructor: Beginning Ceramics for International Students

                              Graduate Teaching Assistant, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

                                             Instructor of Record: 3D Design

                              Graduate Studio Assistant, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2012                      Graduate Teaching Assistant, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

                                             3D Design Graduate Teaching Assistant

Intro Ceramics Graduate Teaching Assistant

                              Ceramics Studio Work Study, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2011                       Educational Assistant Coordinator/Campus Liaison, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Studio Intern/Assistant Kitchen Manager Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Exhibition Coordinator, Emerging Arrowmont: Behind the Scenes, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2010                       Kitchen Intern, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2009-2010             Resident Artist, Cub Creek Foundation, Appomattox, Virginia

2009                       Work Study, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2008                       Work Study, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2007                       Resident Artist and Assistant to Professor Heidi Preuss Grew, Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskør, Denmark

2006-2008              Intern with Professor Heidi Preuss Grew, Salem, Oregon

Studio Assistant (workstudy), Willamette University, Salem, Oregon

 

Exhibitions

2019 Bridging the Gap: Contemporary Craft Practices, Sandra J. Blain Gallery, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2018                      Cultural Confluence: Emerging Artist Exhibition, Free Ceramics Gallery, Helena, Montana

Cobb Mountain Art and Ecology Exhibition, Alpha Fired Arts Gallery, Sacramento, California

Neoteric Ignition, TEArt Gallery, Houston, Texas

2017                      Concatenation, Tippetts Gallery, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

Beyond the Brickyard, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, Montana

2016                      Prime Ceramics, Invitational Exhibition, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

Workhouse Clay International 2016, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, Virginia                

Appalachian Center for Craft AIR Exhibition, ACC Gallery, Smithville, Tennessee

Makers Moxie: the Impact of the Craft School Experience, Peters Valley Gallery, Layton, New Jersey

Vision and Persistence: 30 Years of Ceramic Excellence at USU, Nora Eccles Museum of Art, Logan, Utah

John Jessiman: A Life in Clay, Atrium Gallery at Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana

2015                      Repetition of Touch, MFA Exhibition, Gallery 102, Logan, Utah

Reflex Blue: Juried Exhibition, Gallery 102, Logan, Utah

2014                      Graduate Exhibition, Gallery 102, Logan, Utah

Resident Exhibition, Algade 37, Skælskør, Denmark

Embla Firing, Bruuns Hjorne, Skælskør, Denmark

Concordia Continental Ceramics Competition: 5, Concordia University St. Paul, St. Paul, Minnesota

Glazed By Fire, Taos Clay Studio Gallery, El Prado, New Mexico

Twentieth San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, Texas

UtahTies Juried Show, Central Utah Art Center Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, Utah

UNF National Juried Ceramics Exhibition, University Northern Florida Gallery of Art, Jacksonville, Florida

2013                      Artists Without Borders, Mufei Gallery, Jingdezhen, China

Disaster, Relief, and Resilience: Cup Show, Crimson Laurel Gallery, Bakersville, North Carolina

Artifacts from the Inferno: Contemporary Wood-fired Ceramics, Baltimore Clay Works, Baltimore, Maryland

Graduate Exhibition, Gallery 102, Logan, Utah

Woodfire Invitational Exhibition: This is Where the Sauce is At, Clay Studio Missoula Gallery, Missoula, Montana

Mug Shots, Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, Nebraska

2013 NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition, Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Texas

Functional/Dysfunctional National Ceramics Juried Competition, Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg, Florida

2012                      Ceramics Biennial Exhibition 2012, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire

Graduate Exhibition, Gallery 102, Logan, Utah

The Clay Cup: Icon, Vessel, Canvas, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

2011                      Emerging Arrowmont: Behind the Scenes, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Arrowmont Staff Exhibition, Arrowont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2010                      Batten:Recent Works by Dana Cowley and Shasta Krueger, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

In the Beginning…, Chroma Projects Art Laboratory, Charlottesville, Virginia

2009                      Cub Creek Open House, Cub Creek Foundation, Appomattox, Virginia

2008                      Art and Art History Senior Show, Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Salem, Oregon

2007                      Work in Porcelain, a Solo Exhibition, Willamette University Art Department, Salem, Oregon

Collaborative Relations, Apple House Gallery, Skælskør, Denmark

 

Awards and Scholarships

2015                      Caine College of the Arts Graduate Researcher of the Year, Utah State University, Logan Utah

2014                      Masters Fellowship, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2013                      Charles and Rae Perkins Scholarship, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

                              Dan and Manon Russel Scholarship, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2012                      Charles and Rae Perkins Scholarship, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

                              Dan and Manon Russel Scholarship, Utah State University, Logan, Utah

2008                      Joy Lorraine Hayhurst Award, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon

2007                      Hewlett Faculty/Student Collaborative Research Grant, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon

Guldagergaard Artist in Residence Award, Skælskør, Denmark

Permanent Collections

2017                      Structure #4: Wall, Private residence, Mt. Vernon, Washington

2015                      Black Haloed Jar, Nora Eccles Museum of Art, Utah State University, Logan ,Utah

2014                      Lidded Vessel, University Northern Florida Department of Art and Design, Jacksonville, Florida

2007                      Collaborative #2, Guldegergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskør, Denmark

 

Bibliography/Lectures

2018                      Artist Lecture, School of Art at University of Utah, Salt Lake City Utah

2017                      Artist Opportunities Beyond School, Panel Discussion, California State University Sacramento, Sacramento California

2014                      Artist Lecture, Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskør Denmark

2013                      Artist Lecture, Artist Lecture, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China

Artist Lecture, Artist Lecture, the Pottery Workshop, Jingdezhen, China

                              Ceramics Monthly: Exposure, work pictured, November 2013, Vol 61 No. 9

NCECA Student Juried Exhibition Catalog, work pictured Houston, Texas

2010                      Recent Works, Artist Lecture, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

2008                      Collaborative Relations: An Exploration of Porcelain Abroad, presentation, NCECA Graduate Forum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

2007                      Research in Royal Copenhagen Porcelain with Hewlett Faculty/Student Collaborative Research Grant, presentation, Willamette University, Salem, Oregon

                              Artist Lecture, Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskør Denmarkn