Resume

EDUCATION

2002
Master of Fine Arts New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

1997
Bachelor of Fine Arts Ceramics and Printmaking (Magna Cum Laude), Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN

AWARDS AND HONORS

2011
Pew Fellowship in the Arts Nominee The Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia, PA

2010
Pew Fellowship in the Arts Nominee The Pew Charitable Trusts, Philadelphia, PA

Grant-in-Aid for Research Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

2009
Dean’s Grant for Research and Creative Achievement Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

2008
Summer Research Award, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park, PA

2006
Faculty Research Grant, College of Visual & Performing Arts, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

2005
Merit Accommodation, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

2002-2003
Faculty Research Grant Pomona College, Claremont, CA

2000-2002
Graduate Fellowship New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

1997
Individual Artist Grant Prairie Lakes Regional Art Council, Waseca, MN

ONE AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2012
Speculative Landscapes Recitation Gallery University of Delaware Newark, DE (March, 2011)

2011
Provisional Analogues Thomas Hunter Projects Hunter College New York, NY

2010
Digital in Nature Urban Institute for Contemporary Art Grand Rapids, MI

Drawing Machine InLiquid Philadelphia, PA

Drawing Machine Cross Mackenzie Gallery Washington, DC

2009
digital/analog/analogues Saint Joseph’s University Gallery Philadelphia, PA

2008
Synthetic Sloan Fine Arts Gallery Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, Lock Haven, PA

Synthetic Experiments Greenwich House Pottery New York, NY

2006
Portabilities Garth Clark Project Space Long Island City, NY

2002
MFA Thesis Exhibition Fosdick-Nelson Gallery New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University,
Alfred, NY

Explorations Robert Turner Gallery New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012
Animal Animus The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education Philadelphia, PA (June-December, 2011)

2011
Edge of Life: Forest Pathology Art Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches,TX. Traveling to Elm Fork Natural Heritage Museum, University of North Texas, Denton, TX and Museum of East Texas, Lufkin, TX

2010
Sensing Space: Contemporary Interpretations of the Landscape The Ann Street Gallery Newburgh, NY

Art Axis Cheltenham Center for the Arts Cheltenham, PA

Artist/Educator Rowan University Glassboro, New Jersey

Temples Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion Philadelphia, PA

Mainlining Ceramics Main Line Art Center Haverford, PA

2009
SERES’09 International Ceramics and Glass Exhibition Anadolu University Yunusemre Campus, Eskişehir, Turkey

Exporting Pop: A Western Fantasy Kuwait Art Foundation Limited Dubai United Arab Emirates

Kristine Tillge Lund Invites… PULS Contemporary Ceramics Brussels, Belgium

Small Favors IV The Clay Studio Philadelphia, PA

Margins: A Nontraditional Approach to Clay The Icehouse Phoenix, AZ

NCECA Biennial ASU Art Museum Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Scope New York represented by DEAN PROJECT New York, NY

RoCoCoPoP DEAN PROJECT Long Island City, NY

RoCoCoPoP Crossing Art Flushing, NY

39th Annual Ceramics Exhibition Crossman Gallery University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Whitewater, WI

Table Sculpture Washington Project for the Arts American University Museum at the Katzen Center, Washington, D.C.

The 10th International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition University of Hawaii Art Gallery Honolulu, HI

2008
Archaeology of Wonder Real Art Ways Hartford, CT

Cast: Sculpture The Clay Studio Philadelphia, PA

Primary Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University Grand Rapids, MI

Members Juried Exhibition The Clay Studio Philadelphia, PA

On A Pedestal and Off The Wall The Sculpture Center Cleveland, OH

2007
Mastery in Clay 2007 The Clay Studio Philadelphia, PA

Point of Departure DEAN PROJECT Long Island City, NY

Scope Hamptons represented by DEAN PROJECT East Hampton, NY

DEAN PROJECT special exhibition Garth Clark Gallery Long Island City, NY

CIRCA Puerto Rico represented by DEAN PROJECT San Juan, Puerto Rico

Cityscape/Landscape The Clay Studio Philadelphia, PA

2006
First Look Emerging Artist Series: Sculpture Visual Arts Center of New Jersey Summit, NJ

Scope Miami represented by DEAN PROJECT Miami Beach, FL

One Part Clay: Ceramic Avant-garde & Mixed Media Garth Clark Gallery Long Island City, NY

ART(212) represented by DEAN PROJECT 69th Regiment Armory, New York, NY

Amazing Clay Three Staunton Augusta Art Center Staunton, VA

One Part Clay: Ceramic Avant-garde & Mixed Media (special SOFA exhibition) SOFA New YorkSeventh Regiment Armory, New York, NY

SOFA New York represented by DEAN PROJECT Seventh Regiment Armory, New York, NY

2005
Faculty Exhibition Sawhill Gallery James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Scope Miami represented by DEAN PROJECT Miami Beach, FL

AAF Contemporary Art Fair represented by DEAN PROJECT Pier 92, New York, NY

SOFA New York represented by DEAN PROJECT Seventh Regiment Armory, New York, NY

2004
The Slipcast Object Eleanor Bliss Center for the Arts at The Depot Steamboat Springs, CO

Faculty Exhibition Sawhill Gallery James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

Amazing Clay, Too Staunton Augusta Art Center Staunton, VA

Clay Mechanics National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Conference Indianapolis, IN

2003
x3: Installations by Chad Curtis, Barry Jones, and Donna Stack Art Gallery Middle Tennessee StateUniversity Murfreesboro, TN

Pomona College Faculty Exhibition Pomona College Museum of Art Pomona College, Claremont, CA

2002
Groundswell: The New Wave in Ceramic Art Garth Clark Gallery Long Island City, NY

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2009
Museum of Contemporary Art Anadolu University Eskişehir, Turkey

2002
Gloryhole Collection Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Brown, Glen “Chad Curtis: Retooling Technology; Recasting Creativity” Ceramics Art & Perception, 2010. Issue 79. 22-27

Tiballi, Tom “Hooked Into Machine” Philadelphia City Paper, February 9, 2010. Arts section

Brown, Glen, ed. 500 Ceramic Sculptures: Contemporary Practice, Singular Works, 2009. Asheville, NC: Lark Books

Huebner, M. and R. Klanten, ed. Tangible: High Touch Visuals, 2009. Berlin: Gestalten Press

Elizabeth Reichert “Synthetic Experiments” Ceramics Monthly, January, 2009. 24

Stern, Melissa “Art Mutants Greenwich House” New York Press (November 12, 2008). www.nypress.com (accessed November 28, 2008)

Mutlu Başkaya “Materials and Objects Inspiring the Designer and the Artist” Seramik Turkiye, Istanbul, Turkey, July-September, 2008. 124-131

Shin Yeon Jeon “Ceramic Artists Who I Met at the SOFA New York 2007” Ceramic Art Monthly, Seoul, Korea, August, 2007. 62-65

Elizabeth Reichert “Encountering Hybridisation” Ceramics Art & Perception, 2007. Issue 68. 47-52

Twomey, Claire “Contemporary Clay” Breaking the Mould: New Approaches to Ceramics, ed. Cigalle Hanaor, 27. London: Black Dog Publishing, 2007

Garth Clark and Mark Del Vecchio “One Part Clay” Clay In Art International Yearbook 06/07, ed. Kostas Tarkasis, 186-203. Athens: ClayArt International, 2007

Ralph Bellatoni “Visual Arts Center of NJ in Summit features work of promising new artists” Courier News, December 14, 2006

Garth Clark and Mark Del Vecchio “One Part Clay” Neue Keramik, November/December, 2006. 32-35

Elizabeth Reichert “One Part Clay” Ceramics Monthly, November, 2006, 20

Garth Clark and Mark Del Vecchio “One Part Clay” SOFA NEW YORK 2006, The Ninth Annual International Exposition of Sculpture Objects & Functional Art, 2006

Dennis Stevens Video Interview on www.redefiningcraft.com New York, New York, June 1, 2005

SOFA NEW YORK 2005 The Eight Annual International Exposition of Sculpture Objects & Functional Art. Chicago: Expressions of Culture- NY, Inc., 2005

Theresa Curry “Clay Times at SAAC” Eightyone, October, 2004

RESIDENCIES

2011
From the Center to the Edge: 60 Years of Creativity and Innovation at the Archie Bray Foundation Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts Helena, MT

EXHIBITIONS : CURATED

2010
Fabricating Ideas The Grey Area Crane Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Co-Curator: Forrest Snyder

EMPLOYMENT

2007-Present
Assistant Professor, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.

2004-2007
Assistant Professor of Art, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

2002-2004
Visiting Assistant Professor, Pomona College, Claremont, CA.