Curriculum Vitae 2017
STUDIO POTTER // ARTIST
2017-present MFA of Ceramics (Candidate), New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, School of Art and Design, Alfred, NY. (Graduating May 2019)
2011 Teaching English as a Foreign Language Certification, Bridge TEFL, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Certification Excellent.
2003-2007 BFA in Ceramics, Syracuse University, School of Visual and Performing art, 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/Work-study, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC, spring concentration with instructor David Eichelberger.
2007 Scholarship/Work-study, Penland School of Arts and Crafts, Penland, NC, instructor Chris Staley.
Apprenticeships // Assistantships
2016 -Fall Intern. Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Make.Eat.Think with Allegany Meadows. Snowmass Village, CO.
-Artstream Intern and Harvey/Meadows Gallery Assistant, Aspen, CO.
2015 -Summer and Fall Ceramics Department Intern. Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO.
2009-2010 -Studio Assistant, Whitney Smith Pottery, Oakland, CA.
2006-2009 -Production Thrower, Apprentice, Hoyman-Browe Studios, Ukiah, CA.
· Clay as Foundation/La Arcilla como Fundamento, Campos de Gutiérrez, Medellin, Colombia. International Show.
· Trestle Draw, NCECA, Pittsburgh, PA. Student-organized, Faculty Juried.
· Small Scale Bake Scale, Shipping Container University Show at Standard Ceramics, NCECA. Pittsburgh, PA. Student-organized, Faculty Juried.
· Painting <3 Ceramics, Robert C. Turner Gallery, School of Art and Design at Alfred University, Alfred, NY. Organized and Juried by the Alfred Painting Club.
· 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.
· Featured Artist for October, Arts Council of Mendocino County, Ukiah, CA.
· The Urban Epicurean. Juried food and craft festival, San Francisco, CA.
· Featured Local Artist at 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.
· Penland Spring Concentration Showcase: New Work by Ruth Easterbrook, Featured Artist, The Mercantile, Healdsburg, CA.
· Sisters, Ukiah Valley Cooperative Gallery, Ukiah, CA.
· Liberal Arts Beginning Ceramics, School of Art and Design in New York School of Ceramics at Alfred University. Fall Semester. Alfred, NY.
· Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Pensaris, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
· Teaching English as a Foreign Language, Ingles X Nativos, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Presentations // Demonstrations
· Presenter at the Cultural Exchange Presentations and Discussion Panel at the Archaeological Museum Casa del Marqués de San Jorge. Bogota, Colombia.
· Presenter at the Cultural Exchange Presentations and Discussion Panel at Museo de Arte Moderno. Medellin, Colombia.
· Presenter at the 10th Grand Valley State University Ceramics Forum. GVSU Ceramics department, Allendale, MI.
· Guest Demonstrator Junior Advanced Sculpture, School of Art and Design in New York School of ceramic art at Alfred University. Alfred, NY. Instructor Linda Sormin.
· Demonstration/presentation, Summer School at the School of Art and Design in New York School of Ceramics at Alfred University. June-July. Alfred, NY.
· Visiting Artist Demonstration, Marin Academy, Senior class, San Raphael, CA.
· Visiting Artist Demonstration, Ojai Pottery and Clay School, Ojai, CA.
“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 May 2014.