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Curriculum Vitae

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts Cum Laude, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University - 2010

 

Current

Studio Potter, Sarah Nikitopoulos Ceramics

Studio Assistant - Ani Kasten

 

Professional Experience

Studio Assistant - Ani Kasten, 2011 - Present

  • Throw and handbuild forms, glaze, load and fire kilns, make and test glazes and pigments, pack and inventory shipments, reclaim clay, basic carpentry, consult on special projects, etc.

Lindsay Pichaske, Annapolis, MD 2013-2015

  • Periodically assisted with surface decoration of ceramic sculptures - applying epoxy, sanding, painting, applying texture materials.

Margaret Boozer, Red Dirt Studio, Mount Rainier MD 2011-2014

  • Periodically assisted with show installation and deinstallation.
  • Participated in weekly seminar meetings as a member of Red Dirt Studio.

Glaze Technician - Christopher Spitzmiller, Inc., New York, NY 2010-2011

  • Glazed and fired ceramic lamps and vases, applied luster, produced custom colors, troubleshot glaze issues, performed basic kiln maintenance, reformulated house base glaze.

Giselle Hicks, Alfred University, Alfred NY 2009-2010

  • Mixed and prepared glaze tests for then-MFA candidate Giselle Hicks

Studio Assistant - Cellar Door Stained Glass, Baiting Hollow, NY 2007-2009.

  • Worked under owner and glass artist David Troge making custom stained glass windows, using both Tiffany copper foil technique and lead came technique. Drew up designs, selected and cut glass, ground glass to shape, foiled, soldered, cemented, and applied patina.

 

Selected Exhibitions

Working Pots III James May Gallery, Algoma, WI 2018

Cup: The Intimate Object XIII Charlie Cummings Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC 2017

Interiors Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda, MD 2017

The American Fine Craft Show: Washington Washington, D.C. 2016

Charlotte Contemporary Charlotte, NC 2016

Cup: The Intimate Object XII Charlie Cummings Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC 2016

Featured Artist Charlie Cummings Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC 2016

Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival Reston, VA 2016

AKAR Yunomi Invitational Akar Design, Iowa City, IA 2016

Small Favors XI The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA 2016

American Craft Council Craft Show Baltimore, MD 2016

The American Fine Craft Show: Washington Washington, D.C. 2015

Cup: The Intimate Object XI Charlie Cummings Gallery, Gainesville, FL 2015

Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival Reston, VA 2015

AKAR Yunomi Invitational Akar Design, Iowa City, IA 2015

Small Favors IX The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA 2014

Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival Reston, VA 2014

Small Favors VII Invitational The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA - 2012

Profile 2010: The School of Art & Design at Alfred University The Gem Hotel, Chelsea, NY - 2010

 

COLLECTIONS

Métier Washington, D.C.

Kinship Washington, D.C.