Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY
B.A. in Studio Arts, Concentration in Ceramics
West Virginia University (Jingdezhen, China): The Pottery Workshop
Relevant Work Experience
Bard College at Simon's ROck August 2016-Present
Resident Artist and Ceramics Technician
Artist in residence. Educator on process, aesthetic, and technical aspects of ceramics. Responsible for production of clay, glaze, and firing, along with general studio maintenance, development of use of space and equipment safety for the ceramics and sculpture department, and organizing student activities related to ceramics.
Josh Simpson Contemporary Glass May 2016-August 2016
Responsible for developing new strategies to market contemporary glass art to a wider audience. In charge of developing new social content/media and spreading it across more platforms. Professionally photograph and documented work.
Greenwich House Pottery
Studio Technician July 2015-May 2016
Responsible for making of all clay, glaze, and firing kilns. Developed strong customer service and communication skills by educating students on the use of materials and equipment. Utilized effective time management skills in keeping equipment running, helping to manage studio supply stock, and managing interns while completing a variety of day-to-day tasks.
Studio Assistant January 2015-May 2016
Responsible for general studio maintenance, aiding in studio production, including press molding, mixing low-fire glazes and constructing models for installation.
Atelier Memoré, John Mosler
Studio Technician July 2015-September 2015
Responsible for general studio maintenance. Learned to fire Blaauw kiln, gained experience using paper clay and skill in slab work fabrications.
Art Handler October 2015
Provided services in professional handling of art including unpacking, hanging, and re-crating.
Carriage House Art Center
Ceramics Teacher September 2014-December 2014.
Instructor for adult class focused on making work for a benefit.
Alison Evans Ceramics
Fabricator Summer 2014
Aided in the production and manufacture of many lines of work, from reclaiming clay to packing work for shipment.
Ceramics Instructor Summer 2014
Developed lessons, prepared materials, and instructed 8-18 year olds in large classes.
Siem Vander Ven Studio
Intern January 2014
Learned basic studio maintenance, production, and business practices.
Jane Hartsook Gallery (Group Show)
Greenwich House Pottery, New York City, September 2015
Artists Without Borders
Jingdezhen, China, November 2013
Juried Student Art Show
Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, October 2013
Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, November 2012
Student Art Show
Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, (Juried), March 2012
Honorable Mention, Senior Art Review
Hartwick College, Onteonta, New York, April 2015
Honorable Mention, Community Arts Network of Oneonta Hartwick & SUNY Juried Show
Oneonta, NY, February 2015
Best in Show, Junior Art Review
Hartwick College, Oneonta, New York, April 2014