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Education 2003 MFA – Ceramics
University of Colorado at Boulder
Boulder CO
2000 BFA – Ceramics
Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI)
Kansas City MO
Exhibitions 2017 Synergy
Mount San Antonio College Art Gallery, Walnut CA
2017 Spirited
Perfect Exposure Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2016 We Make Our Own Time
Art Department Faculty Biennial Exhibition
Los Angeles Valley College, Valley Glen CA
2016 Biomorphic Exhibition
American Museum of Art Ceramic Art, Pomona CA
2016 Every Semester: Collecting KCAI Ceramics 1995 – 2015
Belger Crane Art Center, Kansas City, MO
2015 12th Annual Ceramics Show 2015
McGroarty Art Center, Tujunga CA
2015 Vases for Branches & Flowers
The Little London Plane, Seattle WA
2014 Second Nature
Mount San Antonio Art Gallery, Walnut CA
2013 Up and Off The Base
LAVC Art Gallery, Valley Glen CA
2013 Come Closer
Fire House Art Center, Longmont CO
2012 Reunion: What Made You Start Again?
The Dairy Center For The Arts, Boulder CO
2012 Didactics
Mount San Antonio College, Walnut CA
2012 Kiln Opening
American Museum of Ceramic Art
Pomona CA
2012 Make it Out
Chime & Co., Los Angeles CA
2011 The Art of Clay
AMOCA, Pomona CA
2010 Value Vista
Chime & Co., Los Angeles CA
2010 Kiln Opening
AMOCA, Pomona CA
2010 Faculty Show
Ventura College, Ventura CA
2009 Objects Of Virtue
Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek CA
2009 STUDIO POTTER
Freehand Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2009 Dining In: An Artful Experience
18 Hands Gallery, Houston TX
2009 30 Small Works
Gallery Up, Rock Hill, SC
2008 Shipped Shapes
Fakespace, Los Angeles CA
2004 California Clay
Freehand Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2004 The Warehouse Exhibition
Chemical Building NCECA, Indianapolis IN
2003 What Made You Start Again?
CU Art, Museum Boulder COCO
2003 Annual Juried Show
Spark Galley, Denver CO
2003 Priceless
Group Exhibition Juried by Cydney Payton
The Dairy Center for Arts, Boulder CO
2003 Graduate Show
Spark Gallery, Denver
2002 From The Ground Up XXI
Richardson Gallery, Las Cruces NM
2001 A-I-R
Kirkorian Gallery Group Exhibition, Worcester MA
Teaching 2017 Visiting Lecturer
Otis School of Art and Design,Los Angeles CA
2015 Assistant Professor of Art Los Angeles Valley College
Teaching Introduction to Ceramics, I, II, III, IV
Beginning 2-D Design and Beginning 3-D Design.
2014,
2015
Beginning Hand Building
University of Southern California, Los Angeles CA
Teaching pinch, hard slab, soft slab, molds, coil, and extruder. Introducing ceramics vocabulary, history and concepts. Students experience soda firing, raku, lusters, decals and cone 10 reduction firing.
2013 Sabbatical Replacement for Chair Patsy Cox
Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Ceramics

California State University Northridge
Teaching students wheel throwing, coil building, slab, mold, sculpture, glazing, mold-making, ceramic design, ceramic history, glaze chemistry, kiln loading, and firing; Professional development, independent studies and conceptual means.
2013,
2015
Beginning – Advanced Ceramics Instructor adjunct
Los Angeles Valley College
Teaching students wheel throwing, coil building, slab, mold, sculpture, glazing, basic through advanced ceramic design, and ceramic history.
Valley Glen, CA
2010,
2014
Introduction to Ceramics
California State University Northridge
Teaching students wheel throwing, coil building, slab, mold,sculpture, glazing, basic through advanced ceramic design, and ceramic history.
Northridge, CA
2009,
2015
Beginning – Advanced Ceramics instructor
Mount San Antonio College
Teaching students wheel throwing, coil building, slab, mold, sculpture, glazing, basic ceramic design, ceramic history, kiln loading, and firing.
Walnut, CA
2010
Fall
Sabbatical Replacement For Chair Jerry Zuca
Beginning – Advanced Ceramics Instruction
Moorpark College
Teaching students wheel throwing, coil building, slab construction, molds, sculpture, glazing, basic ceramic design, ceramic history, kiln loading and firing
2010
Spring
Clay and Glaze Theory l,ll,lll
Ventura College
Teaching beginning through advance clay and glaze chemistry, students learn to mix glazes, formulate glazes and fire kilns
Ventura, CA
2004,
2013
Visual Arts Instructor and Chair
Yeshiva University High School
Overseeing all curriculum, ordering, budget, fundraising exhibitions and teaching students ceramics, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, painting, bookmaking, art history, glass blowing and photography
Los Angeles, CA
2008 Visiting Instructor
Scripps College
Teaching Students wheel throwing and hand building
Pomona, CA
2003
2002
Instructor Introduction To Art
University of Colorado at Boulder
Teaching students the foundation of art. Instruction including
printmaking, painting, drawing fundamentals, color theory, elements and principles of design, 3-D design ceramics, photography and art history.
Boulder, CO
2002 Visiting Artist and Lectures
Walker Center for The Arts
Milwaukee, WI
2002 Ceramic Wheel I Teaching Assistant
University of Colorado at Boulder
Assist instructor in demonstrating techniques; help students build a conceptual language in clay; one-on-one assistance
Boulder, CO
2001 Art History Teaching Assistant
University of Colorado at Boulder
Lecturing, grading, working one-on one with students on assignments and testing performance
Boulder, CO
2001 Instructor Worcester Center for Crafts
Advanced glaze and mold techniques and beginning throwing for adults
Worcester, MA
2001 Visiting Artist and Lecturer
Salem State College
School of Arts and Sciences Art Department
Slide talk and demonstration of work methods Salem, MA
Related Experience 2015 MYMADE
Experience Co-owner and designer of high-end home décor line
Los Angeles CA
2002 Gallery Assistant CU Art Museum
University of Colorado at Boulder
Responsible for installing and de-installing art exhibitions, lighting, hanging, matting, condition reports. Boulder, CO
2000,
2001
Artist-in-Residence
Worcester Center for Crafts. Worcester MA
2000,
2001
Technician
Glass Studio Worcester Center for Crafts
Repair kilns, maintain all equipment and monitor open studio
Worcester, MA
2000 Penland School For Crafts – Assistant
Malcolm Davis, Shino on Porcelain Penlanand, NC
2000 Internship, Red Star Studio – Steven Hill
Kiln firing, glaze mixing, plaster, and teaching assistant
Kansas City, MO
1999 Peter Voulkas Workshop
University of Missouri Columbia, MO
1999,
2000
Senior Representative
Visiting Artist Committee – KCAI Ceramics Department
Selection of artists, scheduling, and organization of visit artists
Kansas City, MO
Awards/ Achievements 2001 LCC Grant
Worcester Cultural Commission, Worcester MA
2000 Ceramics Department Holiday Sale Student Scholarship
Kansas City Art Institute Kansas City, MO
1996-
2000
Outstanding Portfolio Award and Scholarship
KCAI Scholarship, Kansas City MO
Publications   Contributing Writer:
Ceramics Monthly November 2011 issue, Exposed
  Featured Artist:
The New Ceramics Additions To Clay Bodies, By Kathleen Standen 2013
Collections   Penland School of Craft Executive Director Jean W. McLaughlin
Jo Lauria
Carol Sauvion
Jeffery Mitchell
Craft in America Collection
Kansas City Art Institute Ceramics Collection
Worcester Center for Crafts Permanent Collection
University of Colorado at Boulder Ceramics Collection
George and Susan Timock Collection
Cary Esser and Mo Dickenson Collection
Scott Hassell and Margot Grant Collection
Leah and Carr Shilling Collection