CV

 

Education

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

Marketer

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.

Robert Raphael

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.

Taitenger Gallery

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.

Portland Pottery

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.

 

Shows

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

Sophomore Review

Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, November 2012

Student Art Show

Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, (Juried), March 2012

 

Awards

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