Curriculum Vitae 2017

RUTH EASTERBROOK

www.rutheasterbrook.com

13000 Tomki Rd, Redwood Valley CA, 95470

508/274-3260

rceaster@gmail.com

STUDIO POTTER // ARTIST

 

Education

2011                Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Bridge TEFL, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Certification Excellent.

2003-2007       Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, B.F.A. in Ceramics.

2006                Spring, Syracuse University, Florence, Italy, Art History.

2002                Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Summer School.

 

Exhibitions

2016   

“Ceramic Intern Exhibition: Mentoring Artistic Excellence at Anderson Ranch” Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO, Curated by Doug Casebeer, July 2016.

Renegade Craft Fair, Los Angeles and San Francisco, CA.

Maker’s Fair, SF Bazzar, Juried Craft Fair, San Mateo, CA.

Urban Air Market, Juried craft fair, San Francisco, CA.

“At Your Service”, Baltimore Clay Works, Baltimore, MD Juror Linda Arbuckle.

2015   

“Featured Artist for October” Arts Council of Mendocino County, Ukiah, CA.

The Urban Epicurean. Juried food and craft festival, San Francisco, CA.

West Elm Makers Market Pop-up, Oakland CA 2015

Urban Air Market, Juried Craft Shows, San Francisco, CA.

Possibl. Juried makers market, Pier 35, San Francisco, CA.

“Featured Artist” Artist Invitational, Healdsburg Community Gallery. Healdsburg, CA.

2014   

“New Work from Penland” Featured Artist, The Mercantile, Healdsburg, CA.

“Sisters” Ukiah Valley Cooperative Gallery, Ukiah, CA.

2011   

“Giving” Group Show, Bella Vida Collective, Ukiah, CA.

2010   

“Invitational Holiday Cup Show” Fourth and Clay, Berkeley, CA

“Emerging Artists of Mendocino”, Invitational Group Show, Odd Fellows Hall, Mendocino, CA.

2009   

“A Family Affair” Invitational Group Show, TB Green Gallery, Ukiah, CA.

“Emerging Artists of Mendocino” Invitational Group Show, Odd Fellows Hall, Mendocino, CA.

“Mendocino Student Work”, CACAA Mendocino College, Davis, CA.

“Reflections”, Pine Street Gallery. Organizer, Ukiah, CA.

“First Friday” Group Show, Graces On Main Gallery, Ukiah, CA.

2008   

“Black/Blue” Featured Artist, Graces On Main Gallery, Ukiah, CA.

2007   

Individual Senior Show, Coyne Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

 

Residencies // Scholarships

2016                Artist in Resident, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO.

2015                Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO, instructor Josh Deweese.

2014                Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, spring concentration with instructor David Eichelberger.

2007                Scholarship, Penland School of Arts and Crafts, Penland, NC, instructor Chris Staley.

 

Apprenticeships // Internships

2016                  Artstream Intern and Harvey/Meadows Gallery Assistant, Aspen, CO.

2015                  Summer Internship, Studio Assistant Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO.

2009-2010       Studio Assistant, Whitney Smith Pottery, Oakland, CA.

2006-2009       Head Apprentice, Hoyman-Browe Studios, Ukiah, CA.

 

Teaching Experience

2012                Demonstration, Ojai Pottery and Clay School, Ojai, CA.

2011                Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Pensaris, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2011                Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Ingles X Nativos , Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2008                Visiting Artist Demontration, Sandwich High School, Sandwich, MA.

 

Published Writing // Bibliography

2015                “Ceramic Watercolor Surfaces”, Pottery Making Illustrated, Nov/Dec.

2014                “9 Makers Share Secrets for Staying Creative on the Daily” Brit+Co, By Cortney Cliff, Sep 16 2014

                        “Ruth Easterbrook’s New Love”, The Penland Sketchbook, blog post.

 

Professional Experiences:

2014-2015       Wine Sales, Bergamot Alley, Healdsburg, CA.                                                                                                    2012-2014   Tasting Room Sales Reprehensive, UNTI Vineyards, Healdsburg, CA.                                                                    2012                      Tasting Room Sales Representative, Campovida Tasting Room, Hopland CA.                                            2009-2011     Office Assistant, Nina Designs, Berkeley CA.                                                                                                            2007                      Co-Organizer, Empty Bowls Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.