Curriculum Vitae

Education:

2007                  Masters of Education in Special Education

                           University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), Las Vegas, NV

1998                  Bachelor of Fine Arts: Ceramics

                           California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland/San Francisco, CA

Academic Experience:

2021-present   High School Ceramics instructor

2020-2021        High School Visual Arts Instructor

2014-2019        Resident Artist at Clay Arts Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

2010-2020        Elementary School Art Specialist

2007-2010        Special Education Resource teacher

Juried Show:

10/2021            Material Mugs VI: Underglaze: Companion Gallery: Humboldt, TN

10/2021            Hella Cups: Applied Contemporary: Oakland, CA

03/2020            Last Call V: Companion Gallery: Humboldt, TN

Invitational Show:

10/2022           Featured Artist: Charlie Cumming Gallery: Gainesville, FL

08/2022           Color Theories: Eutectic Gallery: Portland, OR

06/2022           Clay Mycology: Charlie Cumming Gallery: Gainesville, FL

11/2021           Our Lives in Clay: Charlie Cumming Gallery: Gainesville, FL

05/2021           The Ceramics Congress Virtual Makers Market, Canada

05/2021           The Functional Canvas VI: Charlie Cummings Gallery: Gainesville, FL

Past Featured Shows:

02/2014           Springs Preserve: Las Vegas, NV

04/2013           Kismet (solo show): Blackbird Studios Gallery: Las Vegas, NV
02/2013           Into the Woods (solo show): Sunrise Coffee: Las Vegas, NV

Past Group Shows:

03/2020           ImPOTsters Pop Up Show : NCECA: Richmond, VA

02/2018          Off the Page: Work Inspired by Literature: West Sahara Library

01/2018          Cup Show: Victor Keen Gallery: Las Vegas, NV

11/2017          Festivous: Victor Keen Gallery: Las Vegas, NV

04/2017          Think Before Extinct Nevada: West Sahara Library

04/2017          Images on Clay: Victor Keen Gallery: Las Vegas, NV

02/2017          Cup Show: Victor Keen Gallery: Las Vegas, NV

05/2016          Vegas to a Local: Grand Gallery at Las Vegas City Hall, NV

11/2013          Tiny (selected group show) Pop Up Art Gallery: Las Vegas, NV
06/2013          The Greatest Show on Earth: Blackbird Studios Gallery: Las Vegas, NV
06/2012          Friends and Family: Victor F. Keen Gallery: Las Vegas, NV
12/2012          Grimm's Fairy Tales: Blackbird Studios Gallery: Las Vegas, NV
03/2012          Clay Arts Vegas Opening: Victor F. Keen Gallery: Las Vegas, NV
12/2011          Peewee Herman Tribute Show: Blackbird Studios Gallery: Las Vegas, NV

12/2011          Spittoon Saloon: 222 Imperial Gallery: Las Vegas, NV

10/2011          Zombie Apocalypse (selected group show): Blackbird Studios Gallery: Las Vegas, NV


Featured in:

06/2017          AMACO website featured artist #howiamaco 

05/2017          Ceramics Monthly, AMACO advertisement

04/2017          Emerging Ceramic Artists: Clay Arts Vegas Advertisement
06/2013          City Life Magazine
03/2012          Las Vegas Weekly
12/2011          City Life Magazine
12/2011          Las Vegas Weekly