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Hood College 401 Rosemont Ave. Frederick MD. 21702. Current GPA 3.68
MFA Ceramics. Conferred, May 20, 2017
MA Ceramics. Conferred, January 20, 2016
Teaching Assistant. Fall semester, 2015. Teaching throwing, hand building including hard slab, soft slab and east-Asian wedged coil technique and electric kiln operation.
Peter’s Valley School of Craft, Layton NJ.
Explorations in Atmospheric Firing with Bruce Dehnert and Steve Cook covering wood firing, gas firing, raku, and pit/bonfiring with copper sulfate. July 29-August 2, 2016
Making work and firing the Peter’s Valley Anagama with Jack Troy. August 14-25 2015
Firing the Peter’s Valley Anagama with Simon Levin. July 29-August 5 2014
Earlham College. 801 National Road W. Richmond IN. 47374
- 2003. Overall GPA of 2.98. Focused in studio ceramics and glaze chemistry. Studied Japanese art history, 20th Century Craft and Design, Pre-Columbian art and Art of the Pacific Rim, and Western Art from Courbet to mid. 20th Century. Experienced in curatorial work on Pre-Columbian art and Art of the Pacific Rim.
2017 Hagerstown Community College 11400 Robinwood Road Hagerstown Maryland Introduction to Ceramics instructor
2017 Frederick Clay Studio 119 N.East street, Frederick Md. Ceramics instructor
2002-Present Marcus Davis Stoneware. 212 N.W. First St. Richmond IN. (765) 977-2542
Ceramic artist and owner. Creating and marketing functional ceramic art.
March-August 2006. Earlham College, 801 National Rd. W. Richmond IN. (765) 983-1200
Editorial Assistant, IDEAS-Image Database to Enhance Asian Studies, www.ideasproject.org. Inter-library image and data sharing project between Earlham College, St. Olaf’s Collage, and Colorado College. Mike Thiedeman, supervisor. Cataloging and uploading images of post WWII China and Japan, entering and editing descriptions, and some Photoshop image cleanup work.
2005-2013 Kelly Educational Staffing. Briarwood Lane, Muncie IN. 47304. (765)284-0897
Substitute Teacher in the Richmond Indiana city schools. Teaching in all areas of primary education, grades K-12.
1987-1993. L&M Printing, 1400 Dorr Ave. D, Fairfax VA. (703) 573-2257
Pressman and Production Supervisor. Worked in all facets of offset printing. Responsible for printing press operation, pre, and post press duties. Quality control.
Shows Festivals and Exhibitions
May 15-30 2015 “What Is Hidden” Master of Arts in Ceramics Exhibition. Hood College. Frederick, Md.
May 5-June 11, 2016. It’s In The AtmospHERE Hood College, Frederick Md.
September 23, October 19, 2012 “In he Works… A Retrospective of the Students of Michael Thiedeman” Earlham College. Richmond, Indiana.
June 3-July 27 2017
January 14-28, 2016 Impossible Dreams Faculty and student show, Hood College. Frederick, Md.
February 2-12 2015 Student Juried Exhibition Hood College. Frederick, MD.
July 7-8, 2014 Frederick Festival of the Arts. Frederick, MD.
February 2014 Student Juried exhibition Hood College. Frederick, MD.
December 6, 2010 Arden Hearth Annual Holiday exhibition. Richmond, Indiana
September, 8-17 2010 Whitewater Arts Guild annual exhibition. Richmond, Indiana
September 1-7, 2010. Whitewater Valley Art Competition Richmond Indiana
March, 2008-October, 2010 Knollenberg's Art Center. Richmond, Indiana
May-August, 2008 Blue Heron Gallery, Liberty, Indiana
June-August, 2006. Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts Surf City, N.J. Summer
It’s in the Atmosphere. Show catalog of artists Published May, 2016
NCECA 2016 image credit. Promotional poster for Hood College.
NCECA 2014 image credit. Promotional poster for Hood College.
“In The Works…” Text contribution. Collection of writings by former students of Michael Thiedeman. Hard bound volume presented to educator honored in show. Digital copies published for general distribution. Published 2012