brenda quinn pottery
             
home gallery resume biography contact links
 
                                                                                                     
 
 
 
Download a PDF of my Resume Here. 



RESUME

EDUCATION
2003   MFA Ceramics: Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Carbondale, IL.
1999   BFA Ceramics: Tyler School of Art, Temple University. Elkins Park, PA.
1995   Commercial Arts Certification: Center for Technical Studies, East Norriton, PA.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2004-Present Instructor, Ceramics and Visual Arts. The Ethical Culture Fieldston School, The Bronx, NY. 2010 Instructor: Teaching clay to children: Teaching Teachers. The Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY. 2008-2009 Instructor: Intermediate/Advanced Wheel Work. Greenwich House Pottery. New York, NY. 2008 Adjunct Instructor. Westchester Community College, White Plains, NY.
2003-2004 Instructor, Continuing Education. Cleveland Institute of Art. Cleveland, OH. 2001-2003 Instructor, Intermediate ceramics: Wheel Throwing. Graduate Assistantship, Southern Illinois University Carbondale. IL. 2000 Teaching Assistant, Spring Concentration taught by Neil Patterson and Sandi Pierantozzi. Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC. 2000 Instructor, Family Pottery, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA. 1999-2000 Instructor, Weekend Workshop in Ceramics, Tyler School of Art, Temple University. PA.

WORKSHOPS
2013 Two Day Workshop. East Stroudsburg University.
2012 One Day Workshop in conjunction with Exhibition. Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY.
2012 Five Day Workshop. Peters Valley Craft Center. Layton, NJ.
2012 Demonstration and Lecture. New Jersey Potters Guild.
2011 Thrown and Altered. Master’s Series Three Day Workshop. Greenwich House Pottery. New York, NY.
2013, 2012, 2009. Hudson River Potters. Slide Talk and Demo. Westchester, NY.
2010 Surface Workshop. Westchester Art Workshop, White Plains, NY.
2008 Surfaces: One day workshop Instructor. The Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY
2008 Form and Surface: Two day workshop Instructor. Mudflat Studio. Sommervile, MA.
2008, 2004 One Day Workshop. Horace Mann School. Bronx, NY.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 2004 - Present Studio Potter. 2003-2004 Ceramics Technical Assistant. Cleveland Institute of Art. Cleveland, OH. 2000-2003 Ceramic Materials Technical Support: Graduate Assistantship, Southern Illinois University Carbondale. IL. 2001-2002 Assistant Director: The Clay Cup exhibition Graduate Assistantship, Southern Illinois University Carbondale. IL 1998-1999 Ceramics Technical Assistant, Tyler School of Art, Temple University. PA.

SELECT EXHIBITIONS
For a full list of exhibitions download a pdf of my resume click here.

2013
Duets. Invitational. The Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY.
Two Person Exhibition of Recent Works. Madelon Powers Art Gallery. East Stroudsburg University PA. Yunomi. Invitational. Akar Gallery. Iowa City, IA.

2012
Figure It Out. The Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY.
Yunomi. Invitational. Akar Gallery. Iowa City, IA.
LSU Cup Show. Invited by Kristen Kieffer. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Cups and Coffee. Juried by Dylan J. Beck for The Watershed Center for Ceramics Arts. In conjunction with NCECA. Fuel Coffee, Seatte, WA.

Oyster Dishes. Invitational. Baltimore Clayworks. Baltimore, MD.
Mint Julep Exhibition: Invitational. Mary Anderson Center for the Arts. Mt. St. Francis, IN.
Vases Of Spring: Invitational. Worcester Center for Crafts. Worcester, MA.
Duo Exhibition with Keith Renner. The Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY.
For the Table. Krikorian Gallery, Worcester Center for Crafts. Worcester, MA.
Pots at Rest. Invited by Matt Hyleck. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.
Guerrilla Mug Assault. Invitational event. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.
Cup: The Intimate Object VIII. Invitational. Charlie Cummings Gallery. Gainsville, FL.

2011
37th Annual Pottery Show. Invitational. Curated by Karen Karnes. The Art School at the Old Church. Demarest, NJ.
Craft Exhibition and Sale. Invitational. Pelham Art Center. Pelham, NY.
Gifted. Invitational. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.
Gifts From the Heart. Invitational. Lux Center for the Arts. Lincoln, NE.
Earth. Invitational. Arts Westchester . Curated by Leigh Taylor-Michelson.
Cups and Coffee. Invitational. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.
Pairings. Invitational. Carbondale Clay Center. Carbondale, CO.
For the Table. Invitational . The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA. March.
Yunomi. Invitational. Akar Gallery. Iowa City, IA.
Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? Invitational. Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY.

2010
Small Favors. Invitational. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.
Yunomi. Invitational. AKAR. Iowa City, IA.
Pictures on Pots. Curated by Matt Burton. In conjunction with NCECA. Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts. LBI, NJ.
Flora. Schaller Gallery. Red Lodge, MT.
Encore. Baltimore Clayworks. Baltimore, MD.
American Pottery Festival. Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis, MN.
Form Follows Function. Greenwich House Pottery. NY, NY.

2009
Home Sweet Home. Curated by Leigh Taylor-Mickelson. Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY.
Earthy Treasures. Invitational. Pewabic Pottery. Detroit, MI.
Adorned. Invitational. Meredith Gallery. Baltimore, MD.
Winterfest 2009. Invitational. Baltimore Clayworks. Baltimore, MD.
Animal Within. Invitational. Brenau University. Gainsville, GA.
Hot Pots. Pottery Sale. Clay Art Center, Invited Artist. Port Chester, NY.
Made in Clay. Invitiational. Greenwich House Pottery. NY, NY.
Yunomi. Invitiational. AKAR. Iowa City, IO.
Under Cover. Invitational. Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY.
Spoon it, Fork It, Cut it up. Curated by Gail M. Brown. Baltimore Clayworks. Baltimore, MD.
Small Favors. Invitational. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.

2008
Gifted I. Invitational. The Clay Studio. Philadelphia, PA.
Our Cups Runneth Over. Invitational. Society of Arts and Crafts. Boston, MA.
Earthy Treasures. Pewabic Pottery. Detroit, MI. Invitational.
The Artful Tabletop. Lyndhurst, NY. Curated by Julia Galloway. In conjunction with All Fired Up.
Wall of Cups. Lill Street Art Center. Invitational Chicago, IL.
Go Green, Duets/Pairs. Dow Studio. Invitational. Deer Isle, ME.
Slip, Slurp, Gulp. Invitational. Santa Fe Clay. Santa Fe, NM.
A Show of Cups. Red Star Studios. Kansas City, MO. Curated by Lynn Smyser Bowers.
Recent Work. Solo Show. Westchester Art Workshop. White Plains, NY.
Hot Pots Summer Sale. Invitational. The Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY.
The Sacred Domestic: Solo Show. M.T. Burton Gallery. Surf City, NJ.
Transformations: 6 x 6. Invitational. Clay Art Center. Port Chester. NY. Invitational.
Plates and Platters. 3 Person Show. Peekskill, NY. Part of All Fired Up countywide exhibit, sponsored by the Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY. Juried.

Striclty Functional Pottery. Second Place Award Winner. Lancaster, PA. Juror: Linda Arbuckle.
Made In Clay. Greenwich House Pottery, NY, NY.
potPOURri: Pots that Pour. Clay Art Center. Port Chester, NY. Invitational.
Another Cup? Baltimore Clayworks. Baltimore, MD. Invitational.
Yunomis. Akar. Iowa City, Iowa. Invitational.

SELECT PUBLICATIONS

2013 Featured Article, and Cover Image. The “Quinn”tessentail Vase. Pottery Making Illustrated. Five page featured how-to article. March/April 2013.

2013 Pots at Rest Exhibition at The Clay Studio Review/ Image inclusion. Ceramics Monthly. January 2013.

2012 Image Inclusion for an Up Front article about the Art of Dining exhibit at the Krikorian Gallery, Worcester Center for Crafts, MA. Ceramics Monthly, October, 2012.

2012 Image inclusion and Review of the exhibit For the Table at The Worcester Center for Crafts. Feature in Ceramics Monthly. 2012

2008 Finds: Natural Setting. Article in Philly Mag about my work. Written by Emily Gagne. Summer 2008.

2005 500 Cups. Lark Books.
2003 World Ceramic Biennale
2003 Korea, International Competition, book.
2003 Strictly Functional Pottery show catalog and web site.
2002-2003 Alpine 60th Anniversary Exhibit poster and A.R.T. catalog and web site.
2001 The Clay Cup VIII poster. 2001 The Clay Cup VIII, article. Ceramics Monthly.
2000-02,02-04 Tyler School of Art Catalog, Temple University.

© 2013 Brenda Quinn Pottery All Rights Reserved