curriculum vitae

­STEVE HILTON

EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts, Ceramics

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ. 2005

Master of Science, Art Education

Missouri State University. Springfield, MO. 2001

Bachelor of Science, Environmental Geology

Missouri State University. Springfield, MO. 1985

TEACHING

Ceramics and Art Education, Associate Professor

The Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Art, Midwestern State University. Wichita Falls, TX. 2006 to present

• Fain Professorship in the Fine Arts, Endowed Professorship 2020

• Faculty in Residence, Legacy Hall 2016 to 2020

• Teacher of the Year, Fain College of Fine Art (2013-2014)

• Teacher of the Year, Fain College of Fine Art (2011-2012)

• Teach Ceramics I through VI

• Teach Art Education to pre-service EC-6 and all level BFA with Certification students

• Responsible for Ceramics and Art Education budget and studio maintenance

• Responsible for over $550,000 in grants, donations and additional monies spent for the ceramics area in the past eleven years

• Initiated a continuing education ceramics program (nets approximately $10,000 per year)

• Initiated a successful Ceramic Artist in Residence Program

• Initiated a successful ceramics sale (nets approximately $5,500 per year)

• Promotion to Professor (May 2018)

• Promotion to Associate Professor (May 2012)

• Tenured (May 2011)

TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES AT MSU

• Ceramics I (Art 2613), Ceramics II (Art 3603) Ceramics III (Art 3613) Ceramics VI (Art 4603), Ceramics V (Art 4613)

• Foundations of Art Education I (Art 4303), Foundations of Art Education II (Art 4403)

• 3D Design

NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts), Board Service

• Steward of the Council. Executive Committee/Board Member. 2016 – 2018

• Named Fellow of the Council. 2016

• Programs Director. Executive Committee/Board Member. 2009 - 2015

• Consultant. Student Exhibitions 2008

• Student Director at Large. Board Member. 2004 – 2006

EXHIBITIONS

2019

Chulalongkorn University Art Museum, Bangkok, Thailand

Class: Clay and Glass, International Glass and Ceramic Exhibition. Invitational Exhibition, Curator, Tuk Sukumari

Contemporary Ceramics Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan,

8th Taiwan International Gold Teapot Prize. Invitational Exhibition.

Shangyu Museum of Art, Shangyu, China

Resident Artist Exhibition 2019. Invitational Exhibition. Curator, Bai Ming

Kanagawa Kenmin Hall, Yokohama, Japan

International Exchange Show US-Japan 2019. Invitational Exhibition. Curator, Suguru Hiraide.

Meramec Contemporary Art Gallery, St. Louis Community College, St. Louis, MO

InterConnected. Invitational Exhibition. Curator, Jim Ibur.

Norway House, Minneapolis, MN (NCECA 2019 Exhibition)

InterConnected. Invitational Exhibition. Curator, Jim Ibur.

The Amy Graves Ryan Fine Arts Gallery, McMurray University, Abilene, TX

Graph III. Solo Exhibition. Curator, Jennifer Nichols and Kathie Walker-Millar.

Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art, Fort Hayes University, Fort Hayes, KS

Graph IV. Solo Exhibition. Curator, Linda Ganstrom. (forthcoming)

Artistica, Forlì, Italy

Espresso and Cappuccino Cups: 100 Artists, XI. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Rolando Giovannini

2018

Farglory Museum, Taipei, Taiwan,

7th Taiwan International Gold Teapot Prize. Invitational Exhibition.

The Nancy Fyfe Cardozier Gallery, University of Texas Permian Basin. Odessa, TX

Graph II. Invitational Solo Exhibition. Curator Chris Stanley.

San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX

22st San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Peter Held

2017

Museo della Ceramica di Fiorano - Castello di Spezzano, Fiorano Modenese, Italy

Espresso and Cappuccino Cups. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Rolando Giovannini

Museum of the Commune Sencur. Sencur, Slovenia

12th International Colony of Art Ceramics V-oglje 2017. Invitational Exhibit. Curators Barba Stembergar Zupan and Niko Zupan

Museo Civico Rocca Flea. Citta Di Gualdo Tadino, Italy

L’acqua Meraviglia della Terra. 39th Concorso Internazionale Della Ceramica D’Arte. Juried Exhibition. Jurors, A Panel of International Ceramic Curators

• Honorable Mention and Collected by the Museum

Juanita Harvey Fine Art Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Faculty Exhibition

A.I.R. Vallauris, Aqui Siam Ben. Vallauris, France

Small Art Objects 2017. Invitational Exhibit

• Collected by A.I.R. Valauris

Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

100 Teapots VIII. Juried Exhibition, Juror Sam Chung

Lightwell Gallery, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Graph I. Invitational solo Exhibition with Collaborator, Dr. Dale McDonald. Curator Stewart Asprey

Centro de Artesanía de Aragón, Monasterio de Samos. Zaragoza, Spain

Cerco/Aragon 2017, The 15th International Prize of Contemporary Ceramics. Juried Exhibition. Jurors, A Panel of International Ceramic Curators

Jane Hartsook Gallery, Greenwich House Pottery. New York, NY

Teapot: A National Juried Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror John Neely

2016

The Gold Coast City Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia

30th Gold Coast International Ceramic Art Award. Juried Exhibition, Juror Glen Barkley

The New Taipei City Yingge Ceramic Museum, New Taipei City, Taiwan.

The 6th Taiwan International Gold Teapot Prize. Invitational Exhibition

Ridotto del Teatro Comunale Masini di Faenza, Faenza, Italy

Espresso and Cappuccino Cups: 100 Artists. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Rolando Giovannini

Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, Waco, TX

Multiplicity. Six-person Invitational Exhibition, Curator Karen A Gilliam

El Torn Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

Diagonal. Invitational Curated Exhibition, Evelyne Shoenmann

Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

Materials Hard and Soft. Juried Exhibition, Juror Elizabeth Kozlowski

San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX

21st San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Christy Johnson

Keramiekcentrum Tiendschuur Tegelen, Tegelen, Netherlands

Tea is Hot. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Monika Gass

The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Small Favors XI. Juried Exhibition, Juror Jennifer Zwilling

Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO

Contemporary Clay Biennial. Invitational Exhibition, Curator and Juror Steve Hilton

St. Louis Community College, Meramec Gallery. St. Louis, MO

Science or Art? Solo Exhibition with collaborator Dr. Dale McDonald. Curator Jim Ibur

Hilliard Gallery (NCECA), Kansas City, KS

2010 Orton Cone Box Show. Juried Exhibition. Jurors Garth Clark, and Greg Daly

2015

Potter Fine Arts Gallery, Missouri Western State University. St. Joe, MO

Twin Cups: National Ceramics Exhibition 2016. Juried Exhibition. Juror Bede Clarke

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

9th International Texas Teapot Exhibition. Juried Exhibition Michelle Mathews

Central Gallery, San Jacinto College. Pasadena, TX

Emerging Artist Exhibition (with one MSU student). Invitational Exhibition

Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany

Stille Kraft und Powerdrink. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Monika Gass

Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival (teabowl festival), Mungyeong, Korea

International Exchange Exhibition, Curator Charlie Youn

Colorado Mesa University Gallery, Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO

Austerity. Solo Exhibition

Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

Baltimore Clayworks 35th Anniversary Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Deborah Bedwell

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

8th International Texas Teapot Exhibition. Juried Exhibition Susan Herzberg

Tarrant County College Northwest Campus, Lakeview Gallery, Fort Worth, TX

Austerity II. Solo Exhibition

Johnson and Wales University Culinary Arts Museum, Johnson and Wales University, Providence, RI

Working Together/Everyone Eats: 25 Years of Empty Bowls. Curator John Hartom

Vision Gallery, Chandler, AZ

Self-Made: 15 Years of Eye Lounge. Invitational Exhibition

2014

LA ArtCore, Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA

Perception. Invitational Solo Exhibition, Curator Lydia Takeshita

Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Dallas, TX

University of Dallas Regional Ceramic Competition 2014. Juried Exhibition, Juror Eva Kwong

San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX

20th San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Leopold Folem

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

8th Annual CAMEO Emerging Artist Show. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Karen Cruce

Juanita Harvey Fine Art Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Faculty Exhibition

2013

Museum of Art Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania

Cluj Ceramic Biennale. Juried Exhibition

Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

100 Teapots VI. Juried Exhibition, Juror Jeff Oestreich

Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

From Yellow Clay to Black Gumbo: Eighteen Earth Movers in the Lone Star State. Invitational Exhibition, Curator, Brian Molanphy

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

Lobby Project (One Year Loan). Juried Exhibition, Nick Nelson and Sarah Buhr

Starbrick Gallery, Nelsonville, OH

Starbrick Clay National Cup Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Lorna Meaden

Winter Street Gallery, Dallas, TX

From Yellow Clay to Black Gumbo. NCECA Concurrent Exhibition. Invitational Exhibition

LH Horton Gallery, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA

2013 Visions in Clay. Juried Exhibition, Juror Peter Held

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

7th Annual CAMEO Emerging Artist Show (Student/Mentor Exhibition). Invitational Exhibition, Curator Karen Cruce

2012

Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA

Drink This: The Workhouse International Ceramic Cup Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror

Pam Eisenmann and Joan Ulrich Asher Gallery, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

CraftTexas. Juried Exhibition, Juror Jean W. McLaughlin

Juror’s Award of Excellence

Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FL

Functional/Dysfunctional National Juried Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Kathy King and Steven Lee Young

Clay Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI

Cups of Fire. Juried Exhibition, Juror Susan Beiner

The Art Center, Grand Junction, CO

The Contemporary Clay Biennial. Juried Exhibition, Juror Brad Miller

D’Art Center, Norfolk, VA

22nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Art Exhibition: Works on Paper and Clay. Juried Exhibition, Juror Sondra Arkin

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

6th Annual CAMEO Emerging Artist Show. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Karen Cruce

Juanita Harvey Fine Art Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Faculty Exhibition

Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

Alumni Exhibition Invitational Exhibition, Curator Kevin Hughes

2011

Atelier 2 Ceramica, Cascais, Portugal

Seapots. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Marcia Selsor, John Shirley, and Sasha Wardell

Lincoln Arts Center, Lincoln, CA

Feats of Clay XXIV. Juried Exhibition. Juror Donna Billick

Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Camagüey, Cuba

7th International Exhibition in Ceramic Art. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Oscar Rodriquez Lasseria

Workhouse Art Center, Lorton, VA

Workhouse Clay National. Juried Exhibition, Juror Peter Held

• Honorable Mention

The Emily Davis Gallery, Mary Schiller Myers School of Art, University of Akron, Akron, OH

Within the Landscape/the Landscape Within. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Charles Beneke

Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, TX

Intuition. Invitational Two-Person Exhibition. Curator Cohn Drennan

Museu de Ceramica de l’Alcora, Alcora, Spain

31 Concurs International de Ceramica, Juried Exhibition, Jury Exhibition Committee

Paul Mesaros Gallery. West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Across Cultures: Together in Jingdezhen, Invitational Exhibition, Curator Shoji Satake

Chulalongkorn University Art Museum, Bangkok, Thailand

Sustainable Ceramic Exhibition. Invitational Exhibition, Curator, Sukumari Leksawat

NCECA Conference Hall, Pittsburgh, PA

2010 Orton Cone Box Show. Juried Exhibition. Jurors Malcolm Davis, and Inge Balch

Purchase Award Winner

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

5th Annual CAMEO Emerging Artist Show. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Karen Cruce

2010

Isadore Gallery, Lancaster, PA

National Juried/Invitational Cup Show, Juried Exhibition, Juror Regis Brodie

Greater Denton Art Council, Meadows Gallery, Denton, TX

Material: Hard and Soft. Juried Exhibition, Juror Jo Lauria

San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX

18th San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Sherman Hall

• Tile Heritage Prix Primo

Texas Tech University, Studio Gallery, Lubbock, TX

Regional Expressions in Vitrified Clay. Invitational Exhibition Curator, Joe Arredondo

Doña Iris Gallery, Camagüey, Cuba

7th International Exhibition in Ceramic Arts, Invitational Exhibition and Symposium, Curator Oscar Rodriquez Lasseria

Archie Bray Foundation, North Gallery. Helena, MT

Beyond the Brickyard. Juried Exhibition, Juror Wayne Higby

LH Horton Jr. Gallery, Stockton, CA

Visions in Clay. Juried Exhibition, Juror Arthur Gonzalez

Fort Worth Community Art Center, Forth Worth, TX

Recognition. Invitational Solo Exhibition, Curator Elaine Taylor

Mesa College, Grand Junction, CO

From the Collection of Jake Allee. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Jake Allee

Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO

Contemporary Clay Biennial 2010, Juried Exhibition, Juror Pete Pinnell

Makki Gallery, Futtsu, Japan

FreiRaum 18. Invitational Exhibition and Symposium, Curator Shigeru Abe

Kent State University, Downtown Gallery, Kent, OH

10th Annual National Juried Cup Show. Juried Exhibition Juror, Dean Adams

Newport Potters Guild, Newport, RI

Tea by the Sea. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Newport Potters Guild\

Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX

Repetition. Three-person invitational exhibition with KyoungHwa Oh and Pam Moller

Gulf Coast Community College, Panama City, FL

Third Annual Cup Show: Form & Function. Juried Exhibition Juror, Jill Foote-Hutton

2009

Dao Artspace, Xian, China

American Ceramics Invitational, Invitational Exhibition, Curator I Chi Hsu

Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

Biennial Juried Ceramics Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Kurt Weiser

Runnels Gallery, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM

Texas - New Mexico Ceramic Invitational. Invitational Exhibition

Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

Teapots IV. Juried Exhibition, Juror David MacDonald, Faculty Syracuse University

W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery, California Polytechnic, Pomona, CA

Ink and Clay. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Carolyn Peters and Christy Johnson

Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces, NM

From the Ground Up XXIV, Juried Exhibition, Juror Blair Meerfeld

• Museum Purchase Award

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA

2009 Niche Awards. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Editors of Niche Magazine and Buyers Market of American Craft

Wilson and Ruby Dobson Gallery, Mesa Contemporary Arts, Mesa, AZ

Mesa Contemporary Arts’30th Annual Contemporary Crafts Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Namita Wiggers

University Art Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

Clay and Context: National Juried Exhibition. Juror Sherman Hall, Editor of Ceramics Monthly

Meramec Gallery, St. Louis Community College, St. Louis, MO

Inspired: Exploring the Yixing Sensibility. Invitational Exhibition, Curator Jim Ibur

Jingdezhen Ceramic Art Exhibition Hall, Jingdezhen, China

The Jingdezhen International Contemporary Ceramic Art Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Exposition Committee

Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NB

First Annual National Juried Cup Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Peter Pinnell

ArtSpace, Raleigh, NC

Fine Contemporary Craft National Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Tom Spleth

Williams Tower Gallery, Williams Tower, Houston, TX

Texas Art 2009. Juried Exhibition, Juror Shelley B. Langdale

Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Dallas, TX

University of Dallas Regional Ceramic Competition 2009. Juried Exhibition, Juror Dick Hay

Prism Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

NCECA: ASU Alumni Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Kurt Weiser, Sam Chung, and Susan Beiner

French Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

NCECA: Beyond the Function---International Contemporary Teapot Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Guangzhen Zhou

Ryan Fine Arts Gallery, McMurry University, Abilene, TX

One Square Foot. Invitational Exhibition

Clay Art Museum, Houston, TX

Texas Teapot Tournament. Juried Exhibition, Juror Paul McCoy

Starbrick Clay, Nelsonville, OH

Starbrick Clay National Cup Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Matt Long

2008

Nancy Fyfe Cardozier Gallery, The University of Texas, Permian Basin, Odessa, TX

Craft Out of Bounds. Invitational Exhibition. Curator, Dan Askew

Shepparton Art Gallery, Shepparton, Australia

2008 Sidney Myer Fund International Ceramic Award. Juror, Ah Xian

San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX

17th San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Anna Harris

• First Place in Show

Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO

Infusion 10 x 10, International Teapot Exhibition. Juried Competition, Juror Fong Choo

Hipp Hall, Gmunden, Austria

Salzkammergut, Invitational Exhibition

Armory Gallery, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

Mad Hatter Tea Party. Juried Exhibition, Juror Helen Otterson

Saddleback College Art Gallery, Mission Viejo, CA

Da Yu Xiao Hu 3: Third International Small Teapot Competition. Juried Exhibition, Guangzhen "Po" Zhou

NCECA Conference Hall, Pittsburgh, PA

2008 Orton Cone Box Show. Juried Exhibition. Jurors Bede Clark, John Neely, and Inge Balch

Kulturzentrum Kapfenberg, Kapfenberg, Austria

Internationale Keramic Biennale 2007, Juried Exhibition, Biennale Committee

Landmark Arts Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

Clay on the Wall, Juried Exhibition, Juror Matthew Kangas

Heuser Art Center, Bradley University, Peoria, IL

Central Time Ceramics Juried Exhibition, Juried Exhibition, Juror Bruce Howdle

M.T. Burton Gallery, Surf City, NJ

Jersey Shore Clay National, Juried Exhibition, Juror Dan Hammett

• First Place in Show

Concordia Gallery, Concordia University, St Paul, MN

2nd Biennial Concordia Continental Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Kate Maury, Marko Fields and Keith Williams

Dishman Art Museum, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

One Square Foot. Invitational Exhibition

• First Place in Show

2007

FuLe International Ceramic Art Museums, Fuping, China

ICMEA 2007 World Emerging Ceramic Artist. FuLe International Ceramic Art Museums, Jurors, International Ceramic Magazine Editors Association Board Members

The Juanita Harvey Art Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Iteration, Solo exhibition

Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO

Convergence of Art and Science, Juried Exhibition, Juror Jeanne Shoaff

University Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Counter Use: Subversive Surfaces, Invitational. Curators Sherman Hall and Anderson Turner

Casa Municipal da Cultural, Aveiro, Portugal

VII Bienal International Cerâmica Artistica, Juried Exhibition, Jury Bienal Committee

Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS

Wichita National, Juried Exhibition, Juror Bede Clark

Where I Fell in Love Gallery, Wilkshire, England

International Cup Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Bruno Smithe

Ameen Art Gallery, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA

Louisiana Ceramic Sculpture: National Juried Exhibition, Jurors Virginia Scotchie/Joe Bova

Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK

Variant. Solo Exhibition. Curator Nancy P. Anderson

Zhangjiang Modern Art Museum, Shanghai China

World Contemporary Public Ceramic Art Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Zhang Yushan

Alexandre Hogue Gallery, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

Red Heat, Juried Exhibition, Juror Judy Onofrio

• 3rd Place in Show

Foundry Art Center, St. Charles, MO

All Media Landscape National. Juried Exhibition. Juror Joseph Orr

• Juror’s Award

Student Union Gallery, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS

Untitled. Invitational. Curator Elaine Henry

Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX

Biennial 600: CLAY. Juried Exhibition, Juror Marilyn Zeitlin (ASU Art Museum)

• Juror’s Award

Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, ND

Americans 2000: All Media exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Gordon McConnell

• Juror’s Media Award

2006

Clay Art Museum, Houston, TX

Texas Teapot Tournament. Juried Exhibition, Juror Nick de Vries

W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery, California Polytechnic, Pomona, CA

Ink and Clay. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Peter Held (Ceramic Research Center) and Marilyn Zeitlin (ASU Art Museum)

• Award of Excellence

ArtSpace, Raleigh, NC

Fine Contemporary Craft National Exhibition. Juried Exhibition, Juror Susan Brandeis (North Carolina State University, faculty)

Downtown Gallery, Kent State University, Kent, OH

7th Annual National Juried Cup Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror, Bill Jones (Editor, Pottery Making Illustrated)

Clay Studio, Fort Wayne, IN

Cup: The Intimate Object V. Juried Exhibition, Juror Pete Pinnell

Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA

Crafts National 2006. Juried Exhibition, Juror Gretchen Keyworth (Fuller Craft Museum, director and curator)

Concordia Gallery, Concordia University, St Paul, MN

Biennial Concordia Continental Ceramics Competition. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Marko Fields and Keith Williams

2005

Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, CO

Trading Voices. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Marilyn A. Zeitlin (ASU Art Museum) and Dianne Perry Vanderlip (Denver Art Museum)

Meramec Art Gallery, Meramec Community College, St. Louis, MO

Arizona Artist: Past, Present, and Future. Invitational Exhibition with Don Reitz, Kurt Weiser, Don Bendel, and Jason Hess

Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ

Steve Hilton, Self-Similar. Solo Exhibition

Stark Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

Anomaly, Solo show

Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Anomaly. Solo Exhibition/MFAThesis show. Thesis Committee: Kurt Weiser, Randy Schmidt, and Tom Eckert

A.P. Tell Gallery, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix AZ

Figurative. Juried Exhibition, Juror Gaylen Stewart

2004

Rosen Gallery, Baltimore, MD

NCECA: National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts: Arizona Suitcase Show

Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Nathan Cummings Exhibition. Invitational

Eye Lounge. Phoenix, AZ

2,189, . . . 2,190 . . . 2,191. Guest Artist

Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Gallery, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

Craft Forms 2004, 10th National. Juried Exhibition, Juror Melissa G. Post

Sanbao Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen, China

Taking Measures II, 1000 Years of Porcelain. Juried Exhibition, Juror Michel Conroy

Dolphin Papers, Indianapolis, IN

NCECA: National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts: Desert Alchemy I

Herberger Theater Center, Phoenix, AZ

Surface Appeal. Juried Exhibition, Juror Christine Sandifur

Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY

Wood-O-Rama, Juried Exhibition, Juror Paul Sasso

• Honorable Mention

Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

De’Via: First National Juried Art Competition and Exhibit. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Kell Black, Cindy Marsh, Greg Schlanger, and Ken Shipley

• 3rd Place in Show

United States Post Office. Tempe, AZ

Arizona Artist Invitational

2003

University Gallery, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Carbondale, IL

Clay Cup IX. Juried Exhibition, Juror Richard Shaw

Spanish Village Sculpture Park, Carefree, AZ

Student Sculpture Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Alan Hochman

• Best of show in Ceramics

Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Statement. Two-person exhibition

Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Arizona State University MFA Summer Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Trent Guerin

• 3rd Place in Show

First Lutheran Church, Phoenix, AZ

Building Sustainable Community Relationships: Art and Health Care. Juried Exhibition, Jurors Mayme Dratz, Susan Copeland, Patti Valdez, Clark Olson, and Alison Dunn

• 3rd Place in Show

The Cathedral Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ

ASU Graduate Ceramic Students. Invitational Exhibition

Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Wood Sculpture Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Tom Eckert

2002

Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Arizona State University MFA Summer Show. Juried Exhibition, Juror Brady Roberts

Step Gallery. Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ

Ceramic MFA and Faculty Show

La Melgosa Studio, Phoenix, AZ

Printed Matter V. Juried Exhibition, Juror Patrick Mayton

United States Post Office, Tempe, AZ

Arizona Artist Invitational

Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

New Graduate Student Group Show

2001

University Library Gallery, Southwest Illinois State University, Belleville, IL

Lanterns Revisited. Solo exhibition

Student Exhibition Center, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

Lanterns. Solo exhibition


MAJOR INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2019

The Amy Graves Ryan Fine Arts Gallery, McMurray University, Abilene, TX

Graph III. Solo Exhibition. Curator, Jennifer Nichols and Kathie Walker-Millar

Moss-Thorns Gallery of Art, Fort Hayes University, Fort Hayes, KS (forthcoming)

Graph IV. Solo Exhibition. Curator, Linda Ganstrom

2018

The Nancy Fyfe Cardozier Gallery, University of Texas Permian Basin. Odessa, TX

Graph II. Invitational Solo Exhibition. Curator Chris Stanley.

2017

Lightwell Gallery, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Graph I. Solo Exhibition with Collaborator, Dr. Dale McDonald. Curator Stewart Asprey

2016

Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, Waco, TX

Multiplicity. Six Person Exhibition

2015

Colorado Mesa University Gallery, Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO

Austerity. Solo Exhibition

Tarrant County College Northwest Campus, Lakeview Gallery, Fort Worth, TX

Austerity II. Solo Exhibition

2014

LA ArtCore, Brewery Annex. Los Angeles, CA

Perception. Two person Exhibition, Curator Lydia Takeshita

2011

Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, TX

Intuition. Two Person Exhibition, Curator Cohn Drennan

2010

Fort Worth Community Art Center, Forth Worth, TX

Recognition. Solo Exhibition

2008

Fain Fine Art Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

Iteration, Solo Exhibition

2007

Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK

Variant. Solo Exhibition. Curator Nancy P. Anderson

2005

Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ

Steve Hilton, Self-Similar. Solo Exhibition

Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Anomaly. Solo Exhibition/Thesis show. Thesis Committee: Kurt Weiser, Randy Schmidt

2001

Student Exhibition Center, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO

Lanterns. Solo Exhibition

CATALOGS AND PUBLICATIONS

2019

Class: Clay and Glass, International Glass and Ceramic Exhibition. Chulalongkorn University Art Museum, Bangkok, Thailand

Espresso and Cappuccino Cups: 100 Artists, XI. Artistica, Forlì, Italy

2018

22st San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. San Angelo Art Museum. San Angelo, TX

2017

Small Art Objects 2017. A.I.R. Vallauris. Vallauris, France

12th International Colony of Art Ceramics V-oglje 2017. Museum of the Commune Sencur. Sencur, Slovenia

2016

Gold Coast International Ceramic Award. Gold Coast, Australia

21st San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. San Angelo Art Museum. San Angelo, TX

2015

Finding Clay, Finding Balance. Ceramics Monthly (April). Westerville, OH

Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival (teabowl festival), Mungyeong, Korea

Stille Kraft und Powerdrink. Keramikmuseum Westerwald, Höhr-Grenzhausen, Germany

Austerity. The Daily Sentinel, Grand Junction, CO

Self Made: 15 Years of Eye Lounge. Vision Gallery, Chandler, AZ

Austerity Revisited: Ceramic Art Decorates NW. Tarrant County Collegian, Fort Worth, TX.

2014

Difusion Artes De Agua Y Fuego Notes (Dissemination Arts of Water and Fire), Revisita Cerámica De Argentina. December 2014. Pavel Alejandro Barrios Sosa

Twentieth San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. San Angelo Art Museum. San Angelo, TX

Contemporary Art of the Southwest. Shiffler Publishing, Atglen, PA

2013

Cluj Ceramic Biennale. Museum of Art Cluj-Napoca, Cluj, Romania

From Yellow Clay to Black Gumbo: Eighteen Earth Movers in the Lone Star State. Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2012

CraftTexas. Asher Gallery, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

2011

Sustainable Ceramic Exhibition. The Art Museum, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

31 Concurs International de Ceramica. Museu de Ceramica de l’Alcora, Alcora, Spain

Seapots. Atelier 2 Ceramica, Cascais, Portugal

Within the Landscape/the Landscape Within. The Emily Davis Gallery, Mary Schiller Myers School of Art, University of Akron

2010

Feats of Clay XXIV. Lincoln Arts Center, Lincoln, CA

Ceramics Monthly. San Angelo National Ceramics Exhibition. September 2010

Eighteenth San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. San Angelo Art Museum. San Angelo, TX

2010

Freiraum 18. Freiraum 18 Exhibition and Symposium. Futtsu, Japan

American Ceramics Invitational. Dao Artspace, Xian, China, Invitational Exhibition, Editor, I Chi Hsu

2009

The Jingdezhen International Contemporary Ceramic Art Exhibition. Jingdezhen Ceramic Art Exhibition, Jingdezhen, China

Ink and Clay. W. Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery, California Polytechnic, Pomona, CA

Mesa Contemporary Arts’30th Annual Contemporary Crafts Exhibition. Wilson and Ruby Dobson Gallery, Mesa Contemporary Arts, Mesa, AZ

2008

Ceramics Monthly. San Angelo National Ceramics Exhibition. September 2008

500 Chargers and Plates. Lark Books, New York, NY

2007

2008 Sidney Myer Fund International Ceramic Award. Shepparton Art Gallery, Shepparton, Australia

500 Ceramic Sculptures. Lark Books, New York, NY

Serendipity. Live. San Angelo, TX. May 2008, v2, i5

Seventeenth San Angelo National Ceramics Competition. San Angelo Art Museum. San Angelo, TX

Da Yu Xiao Hu 3: Third International Small Teapot Competition. Saddleback College Art Gallery. Mission Viejo, CA

Clay on the Wall. Landmark Arts Gallery, Texas Tech, Lubbock, TX

VII Bienal International Cerâmica Artistica. Casa Municipal da Cultural, Aveiro, Portugal

Earthenware. Times Record News, Wichita Falls, TX. January 13 2008

Iterations. Wichita Falls Literary and Art Review, Wichita Falls, TX. August 2008

Convergence of Art and Science. Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art. Fort Collins, CO

ICMEA 2007 World Emerging Ceramic Artist Competition. FuLe International Ceramic Art Museums, Shaanxi, China. Jurors, International Ceramic Magazine Editors Association

World Contemporary Ceramic Art Exhibition. Zhangjiang Modern Art Museum. Shanghai China

2007

Internationale Keramic Biennale 2007. Kulturzentrum Kapfenberg, Kapfenberg, Austria

Red Heat. University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK

2006

Phoenix: 21-Century City. Phoenix Cultural Center, Phoenix, AZ

Amarillo Biennial 600: CLAY. Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX

Fine Contemporary Craft National Exhibition. ArtSpace, Raleigh, NC

Crafts National 2006. Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA

Ink and Clay 2006. Online Catalog. http://www.csupomona.edu/~kellogg_gallery /web-content/Clay_Artists/Hilton.html

2004

Taking Measures II, 1000 Years of Porcelain. Sanbao. Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute. Jingdezehen, China

The First National Juried Art Competition and Exhibit: De’Via. Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN

Creative Spaces. Herberger College of Fine Art, Tempe, AZ

Woodorama. Yeiser Art Center. Paducah, KY

Funky and Functional? Paducah Sun. Paducah, KY. June 27, 2004

Earthly Art. Arizona State University Insight. Tempe, AZ. January 23, 2004

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

Chulalongkorn University Museum of Art. Bangkok, Thailand. Untitled Teapot

Shangyu Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art, Shangyu, China

Shangyu Celadon: Modern International Ceramic Art Center. Shangyu, China

Museum of the Commune Sencur. Sencur, Slovenia. Untitled Teapot

Centro de Artesanía de Aragón, Monasterio de Samos. Zaragoza, Spain. Blue on Black

Museo Civico Rocca Flea. Citta Di Gualdo Tadino Italy. Blue on Black

Mungyeong Ceramics Museum, Mungyeong, Korea. Untitled Teabowl

Gold Coast City Gallery, Gold Coast, Australia. Untitled Teapot

Ceramart Foundation and Ceramics Now Association. Cluj, Romania. Tea for 34

Sculptural Objects And Design. Fremantle, Australia. Geo

Midwestern State University. Wichita Falls, TX. Blue on Black

Museu de Ceramica de l’Alcora. Alcora, Spain. Tea for 7

Chulalongkorn University. Bangkok, Thailand. Untitled Teapot

Mae Fah Luang University. Chiang Rai, Thailand. Untitled Teapot

Museum of Contemporary Ceramic Art. Camagüey, Cuba. Ceri

FuLe International Ceramic Art Museums. Fuping, China. Tea for 47

Casa Municipal da Cultural. Aveiro, Portugal. Tea for 47

San Angelo Museum of Art. San Angelo, TX. Untitled Teapot

Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute. Jingdezhen, China. Untitled Teapot

Shepparton City Art Gallery. City of Shepparton, Australia. Tea for 48

Zhangjiang Modern Art Museum. Shanghai, China. Green on Torus

Yixing Ceramic Museum. Yixing, China. Untitled Teapot

Kulturzentrum Kapfenberg, Kapfenberg, Austria. Green on Torus II

Emporia State University. Emporia, KS. Untitled Teapot

Concordia University. St. Paul, MN. Untitled Teapot

Jingdezhen Ceramic Art Institute. Jingdezhen, China. Porous Cup

Arizona State University. Mars Space Flight Facility, Tempe, AZ. Ares

Sanford M and Diane Besser. Santa Fe, NM. Fingerprints in Blue, Red, and Green

Kamm Teapot Foundation. Statesville, NC. Untitled Teapot

Midge Golner. Phoenix, AZ. Self Portrait

The Rosen Group. Baltimore, MD. Two

John Armstrong and Joan Prior. Phoenix, AZ. Coming Through

Ron Isaacs. Fort Wayne, IN. Untitled Cup

Ladue Public Schools. Ladue, MO. Lantern #54

Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces, NM

RESIDENCIES

2019

Shangyu Celadon: Modern International Ceramic Art Center. Shangyu, China

2017

12TH International Symposium of Ceramic Art, V-Oglje 2017. Institut V-Oglje Ceramic Centre, Sencur, Slovenia

2016

International Symposium: 2016 Barcelona. International Hub of Ceramics El Torn, Barcelona, Spain.

2015

Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival, Mungyeong, Korea

International Exchange Symposium and Exhibition, Curator Charlie Youn

2012

Sculptural Objects and Design Australia International Residency Program, Freemantle, Australia

• Five-week artist in residency

2010

Jingdezhen Ceramics Institute, Jingdezhen, China

• One-month artist in residency

2010

Makki Art Complex, Futtsu, Japan

• One-month artist in residency

2008

Jingdezhen Ceramics Institute, Jingdezhen, China

• One-month artist in residency

WORKSHOPS, DEMONSTRATIONS AND LECTURES

2019

NCECA Roundtable Discussion, NCECA Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN

• Invited speaker with 2019 Keynote Lecturer, Winona LaDuke, Cannupa Hanska Luger, Shanai Matteson and moderator Hideo Mabuchi

2018

Richland College, Dallas Community College, Dallas, TX (forthcoming)

• Invited Artist, public lecture

2017

SUNY-Potsdam, Potsdam, NY

• Invited Artist, public lecture

Institut V-Oglje Ceramic Centre, Sencur, Slovenia

• Invited Artist, demonstration, lecture

The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

• Invited artist, workshop and lecture

2016

El Torn, Barcelona, Spain

• Invited artist, exhibition, demonstration and lecture

Meramec Community College, St. Louis, MO

• Invited artist, exhibition and demonstration

2015

Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival (teabowl festival), Mungyeong, Korea

• Invited Artist, exhibition and demonstration

Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO

• Visiting Artist, slide presentation and gallery installation/workshop

Tarrent County College Northwest Campus, Fort Worth, TX

• Visiting Artist, gallery installation/workshop

Brookhaven College, Dallas, TX

• Visiting Artist, slide presentation and workshop

2012

International Conference on Traditional and Advanced Ceramics (ICTA2012). Bangkok,

Thailand

• Invited Speaker, Ceramics Sustainability

Sculptural Objects and Design Australia International Residency Program, Fremantle, Australia

2011

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

• Slide presentation and workshop

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

• Slide presentation and workshop for the Thailand National High School Art Symposium

Conference on Cost Saving in Ceramic Process for High Efficiency. Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Keynote Speaker

2011

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

• Slide presentation and workshop

Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand

• Slide presentation and workshop

Missouri State University

• Slide presentation

2010

The 7th Puerto Príncipe 2010 International Symposium in Ceramic Art, Doña Iris Art Ceramics Studio Camagüey, Cuba

• Slide presentation

Jingdezhen Ceramics Institute, Jingdezhen, China

• Slide presentation

Concordia University, Minneapolis, MN

• Slide presentation

• Workshop

Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX

• Slide presentation and Gallery Talk

2009

Rollins College, Winter Park, FL

• Slide presentation

University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX

• Slide presentation

• One-day workshop

Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX

• Slide presentation

• Two-day workshop

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

• Lecture (Preparing Future Faculty): First Year of Tenure Track Teaching

2008

Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai, Thailand

• Slide presentation

San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, TX

• Slide presentation

Jingdezhen Ceramics Institute, Jingdezhen, China

• Slide presentation

2007

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

• Slide presentation

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

• Lecture (Preparing Future Faculty): Applying for Tenure Track Teaching Positions

Emporia State University

• Slide presentation, exhibition (Three Day workshop/installation with students)

2006

Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX

• Slide presentation (Wichita Falls Art Society)

Central Arizona State College, Coolidge, AZ

• Slide presentation

Cochise College, Cochise County, AZ

• Demonstration

• Slide presentation

2005

Modesto Community College, Modesto, CA

• Demonstration and slide presentation

2004

Meramec Community College, St. Louis, MO

• Slide presentation

Ceramic Research Center, Arizona State University. Tempe, AZ

• Slide presentation

Arizona Clay, Tempe AZ

• Slide presentation

2003

Ceramic Research Center, Tempe, AZ

• One-day workshop for Leadership of Tempe

SERVICE (by academic year)

2019-2020

• Faculty in Residence: Legacy Hall

• University Committee: Environment, Health, Safety, and Risk Management Committee.

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Tenure and Promotion

• Faculty Mentor: Dr. Christopher Vivio and Corey Robinson

• Facilitating year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Nate Ditzler

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls 7th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made

• Departmental Committee: Recruitment (Chair)

• Departmental Committee: NASAD Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Safety and Student Access Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Orientation

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Workshop: MSU Honors Leadership Course (4 workshops/lectures)

• It Takes a Village: 5th Grade

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale

• Recruitment: Facilitated a booth at the Texas Art Educators Association Conference

• Facilitated $8,000 in scholarship monies with the help of Pam Moller’s matching funds

• Facilitated the MSU Canan Food Scholarship

2018-2019

NCECA - Round Table Panel with 2019 Keynote and two other distinguished panelist - (National Council on the Education of Ceramic Art)

• Faculty in Residence: Legacy Hall

• University Committee: Environment, Health, Safety, and Risk Management Committee.

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Tenure and Promotion

• University Task Force: Service Learning and High-Impact Practices

• College of Fine Art Committee: 40th Anniversary Celebration

• Faculty Mentor: Dr. Christopher Vivio

• Facilitating year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Austyn Taylor

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls 7th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made

• Departmental Committee: Recruitment (Chair)

• Departmental Committee: NASAD Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Safety and Student Access Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Workshop: MSU Honors Leadership Course (4 workshops/lectures)

• It Takes a Village: 5th Grade

• Arts Council Wichita Falls, Hands on workshop

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale

• Juror: For the Texas Veterans of Foreign Affairs Scholarship Art Competition

Recruitment: Recruitment trip to Carter Riverside High School

• Recruitment: Facilitated a booth at the Texas Art Educators Association Conference

• Kemp Center for the Arts: Artist Lecture

• Facilitated $8,000 in scholarship monies with the help of Pam Moller’s matching funds

• Facilitated the MSU Canan Food Scholarship

2017-2018

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Steward of the Council/Board Member/Executive Committee Member

• CAA (College Arts Association) Podcast: Ceramic Residency Program with Natasha Hovey

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Environment, Health, Safety, and Risk Management Committee.

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Faculty Grievance Committee

• University Task Force: Service Learning and High-Impact Practices

• Faculty Mentor: Dr. Christopher Vivio

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Alberto Veronica Lopez

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls Food Bank 6th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made

• Departmental Committee: Recruitment (Chair)

• Departmental Committee: NASAD Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Safety and Student Access Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Workshop: MSU Honors Leadership Course (4 workshops/lectures)

• Arts Council Wichita Falls, Hands on workshop

• Region 9 Education Service Center, Hands on workshop

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale

2016-2017

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Steward of the Council/Board Member/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Environment, Health, Safety, and Risk Management Committee.

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Faculty Grievance Committee

• Faculty Mentor: Gordon Hicks

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Alberto Veronica Lopez

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls Food Bank 5th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made, $85,000 raised (accounts for 245,000 meals)

• Departmental Committee: Recruitment (Chair)

• Departmental Committee: NASAD Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Safety and Student Access Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Painting Professor

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Workshop: MSU Honors Leadership Course (4 workshops/lectures)

• Arts Council Wichita Falls, Hands on workshop

• Region 9 Education Service Center, Hands on workshop

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale

2015-2016

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Steward of the Council/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Faculty Grievance Committee

• University Committee: ADA Grievance Committee

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Natasha Hovey

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls Food Bank 4th Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made, $85,000 raised (accounts for 245,000 meals)

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Graphic Design Professor (Chair)

• Departmental Committee: Recruitment (Chair)

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for departmental secretary

• Departmental Committee: Safety and Student Access Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• One Workshop for K-12 Art Teachers, Wichita Falls Public Schools

• Facilitated clay projects for 2 elementary teachers classes

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale, WF Youth Symphony

• Facilitated Visiting Artist and exhibition, Martha Grover

• Facilitated Visiting Artist and exhibition, Shamai Sam Gibsh

2014-2015

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Programs

Director/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Faculty Grievance Committee

• University Committee: ADA Grievance Committee

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Andrew Gilliatt

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area) (netted $6,000)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls Food Bank 3rd Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made, $86,000 raised (accounts for 258,000 meals)

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Interim Graphic Design Professor

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Departmental Secretary

• Departmental Committee: Safety and Student Access Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• One Workshop for K-12 Art Teachers, Wichita Falls Public Schools

• Facilitated clay projects for 2 elementary teachers classes

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale, WF Youth Symphony

• Facilitated Visiting Artist, Patsy Cox, Bede Clark and Tony Wise

2013-2014

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Programs Director/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Faculty Grievance Committee

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Mike Kern and Chanda Droske

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area) (netted $6,500)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls Food Bank 2nd Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 1000 bowls made, $85,000 raised (accounts for 255,000 meals)

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Assessment Committee, Chair

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• One Workshop for K-12 Art Teachers, Wichita Falls Public Schools

• One Workshop for Shepard AFB’s German K-6 students

• One High School student workshop for a High School Teacher (grant)

• Facilitated clay projects for 3 elementary teachers classes

• Two student group tours and demonstrations

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale, WF Youth Symphony

• Facilitated Visiting Artist, Jim Ibur, Josh Green and Linda Swanson

• Spirit of Texoma: Volunteer Award


2012-2013

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Programs Director/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• University Committee: Faculty Grievance Committee

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Tybre Newcomer

• Facilitated a one-month Resident Artist at MSU: Carlos Enrique Prado (Cuban Artist)

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area) ($7,800 raised)

• Facilitated Wichita Falls Food Bank 1st Annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser. 900 bowls made, $64,000 raised (accounts for 192,000 meals)

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Art History Professor/Dept. Chair

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Assessment Committee, Chair

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Recruitment Co-Coordinator: Major’s Fair

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Donated art to: Empty Bowls, Wichita Falls, TX, NCECA Cup Sale, WF Youth Symphony

• Gallery talks for Dr. Ann Leimer’s art appreciation courses

• Facilitated one-month Artist in Residency for Keith Williams

2011-2012

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Programs Director/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Environmental Protection Agency Audit

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• Facilitated year-long Ceramics Resident Artist at MSU: Tybre Newcomer

• Facilitated a seven month Resident Artist at MSU: Carlos Enrique Prado (Cuban Artist)

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area) ($8,200 Raised)

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Art History Professor/Dept. Chair

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Assessment Committee, Chair

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Recruitment Co-Coordinator: Major’s Fair

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Facilitated Visiting Artist Keith Ekstam

• Donated art pieces to: Ceramic Research Center, Tempe, AZ, NCECA Cup Sale, and the Wichita Falls Youth Symphony

• Juror: U.S. House of Representatives Art Competition, TX Representation

2010-2011

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Programs Director/Executive Committee Member

• University Committee: Teacher Education Evaluation Committee

• Facilitated year-long Resident Artist at Midwestern State University: KyoungHwa Oh

• Facilitated Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics (two courses)

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Met with NASAD on Campus Visit

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Assessment Committee, Chair

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• College Committee: College Creative/Research Grant Committee

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Recruitment Co-Coordinator: Major’s Fair

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Facilitated Exhibition for Ceramic Artist Don Reitz

• Facilitated visiting Artists Jake Allee and Brenda Lichman

• NCECA: donated two cups to annual cup sale for undergraduate scholarship

• Worked with Faculty member Jennifer Yucas: Student initiative Art and Sustainability

2009-2010

• NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Board Member/Programs Director/Executive Committee Member

• Departmental Committee: Search Committee for Graphic Design Professor

• Facilitated year-long Resident Artist at Midwestern State University: KyoungHwa Oh

• Teach Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics

• Trained as MSU’s liaison for EPA compliance

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Workshop for K-12 Art Teachers, Wichita Falls Public Schools

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• College Committee: College Creative/Research Grant Committee

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition

• Recruitment Co-Coordinator: Major’s Fair

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• NCECA: donated two cups to annual cup sale for undergraduate scholarship

• Donated artwork to: The Ceramic Research Center. Tempe, AZ

2008-2009

• Midwestern State University: Instituted a year long Resident Artist Program

• Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute: donated artwork to permanent collection

• San Angelo Museum of Art: Slide lecture

• Teach Continuing Education Courses for Ceramics

• High School Wheel Throwing Workshop

• MSU Family Day Participant

• Lecture Arizona State University, Preparing Future Faculty

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• University Committee: initiated university wide recycling committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Accreditation Committee

• Departmental Committee: Art Department Scholarship Committee

• Departmental Recruitment Co-Coordinator: Major’s Fair

• Departmental Committee: Art Camp - art camp for all MSU art students

• University Committee: West Foundation Grant for Governors School summer art camp

• College Committee: Wichita Public School high school summer art camp

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition with Texas’s VASE

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• Art Camp Co-Coordinator: Beginning of the year art camp for all MSU art students

• Workshop for K-6 Art Teachers, Wichita Falls Public Schools

• NCECA: donated two cups to annual cup sale for undergraduate scholarship

• Donated a teapot to the Craft Alliance (non-for-profit)

• Taught two workshops for MSU Admissions

2007-2008

• NCECA: Consultant for the 2008 Regional Juried Student Exhibition

• NCECA: Introduced three speakers at NCECA’s annual conference

• NCECA: Scholarship Juror for NCECA/China Symposium (Shared Journeys)

• NCECA: Donated cup to annual cup sale for undergraduate scholarship

• Teach Continuing Education Ceramics

• University Committee: University Assessment Committee

• University Committee: University Technology Committee

• University Committee: Grant Proposal Committee for the 2008 MSU’s Governor’s School

• College of Fine Art Committee: Dean’s Search Committee

• College of Education Committee, Wichita Falls: Third Graders at MSU

• Departmental Committee: NASAD - Wrote first draft of NASAD Facilities and Safety self study document

• Recruitment Co-Coordinator: 2007-2008 Major’s Fair, First Place Booth Winner

• Recruitment: 12 County High School Art Exhibition

• Art Camp Co-Coordinator: Beginning of the year art camp for all MSU art students

• Donated artwork to: The Ceramic Research Center. Tempe, AZ

• Donated artwork to: The Armory Art Center. West Palm Beach, FL

• Donated Artwork to: Sharing Down’s Syndrome. Phoenix, AZ

• Facilitated student entries into juried art exhibition

• MSU Ceramics Sale (sale benefiting the ceramics area)

• Workshop for K-12 Art Teachers, Wichita Falls Public Schools

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition with Texas’s VASE

• Speaker for Preparing Future Faculty: Arizona State University

• Speaker for ceramics courses: Arizona State University

• Set-up/Take-down co-coordinator for students at the Kemp Art Fair

2006-2007

• NCECA: Consultant for the 2007 Regional Juried Student Exhibition

• NCECA: donated cup to annual cup sale for undergraduate scholarship

• NCECA: introduced three speakers at NCECA’s annual conference

• NCECA: Juror for Undergrad and Graduate Ceramics Fellowship

• Initiated Continuing Education Course for Ceramics at Midwestern

• Donated artwork to: The Ceramic Research Center. Tempe, AZ

• Donated Artwork to: Sharing Down’s Syndrome. Phoenix, AZ

• Slide lecture: Wichita Falls Art Association

• Coordinator for MSU’s High School Art Competition with Texas’s VASE

• Set-up/Take-down co-coordinator for students at the Kemp Art Fair

• Assisted in the installation of MSU’s Art Museum’s Take me to the River exhibition

• Juror: 2007 Wichita Falls Art Association Annual Art Exhibition

• Solicited the donation of approximately $9500 in electric kilns, equipment and material

2004-2006

• NCECA: Student Director at Large

GRANTS AWARDED

2019 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant. Commercial Ceramic 3-D Printer ($6,300)

2017 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant. Ceramic 3-D Printing at West Virginia University ($6,500)

Midwestern State University, Fain College of Fine Art Research Grant

Ceramic 3-D Printing at West Virginia University. ($750)

2016 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant. Artist in Residence in Spain: Travel and Materials. And Workshop/Lecture at the Royal College of London ($4,600)

2014 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant. Artist in Residence in Brazil: Travel and Materials. ($5,000 – awarded but could not go to Brazil)

2011 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant

Artist in Residence in Australia: Travel and Materials. ($5,000)

2009 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant

Artist in Residence in China and Japan: Travel and Materials. ($5,000)

2008 Midwestern State University, University Research Grant. Feasibility of Co-generation of Heat Energy from Ceramic Kilns. Co-written with Dr. Dale MacDonald, Engineering faculty, MSU. ($5,000)

2007 Midwestern State University, Fain College of Fine Art Research Grant. Clay Research. ($3,000)

2006 Midwestern State University, Fain College of Fine Art Research Grant. Test Kiln Research. ($3,000)

2004 Herberger School of Art, Travel Grant. Arizona State University. Division of Graduate Studies, Travel Grant. Arizona State University

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Texas Association of Schools of Art

Texas Clay Arts Association

National Art Education Association

National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts

College Art Association

TRAVEL

As geology and geography are a large part of my work, travel is important to my visual and conceptual development.

• China. Invited to Shangyu, China for a one month lecture/residency/exhibition

• Japan. Invited to participate in an exchange exhibition with 9 Japanese artists

• Slovenia. Invited to Sencur, Slovenia for a two week lecture/residency/symposium/exhibition

• Spain. Invited artist to Barcelona, Spain for a three week residency/symposium/exhibition

• Korea. Invited artist to Mungyeong, Korea, for the Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival (teabowl festival). Demonstrating Artist

• Thailand. Invited Talk to the International Conference on Traditional and Advanced Ceramics in Bangkok Thailand

• Australia. Invited to travel to Western Australia in 2012 for a five-week artist in residency and geologic research

• Thailand. Invited to give the keynote address to a sustainable ceramic conference, and gave two one-day workshops with image lectures

• Cuba. Invited for an International Ceramics Symposia to speak and to make work for the Camagüey Ceramics Museum

• China. Invited to do a one-month artist in residency with West Virginia State University at the Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute. Traveled extensively for an additional month

• Japan. Invited to do a three-week artist in residency in Futtsu, Japan. Traveled extensively for an additional two week

• China. Invited to do a one-month artist in residency with West Virginia State University at the Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute. Traveled extensively in China during the summer of 2008

• Thailand. Invited to do a slide lecture at Mae Fah Luang University in Chaing Rai, Thailand. Traveled extensively in Thailand during the summer of 2008

• China. Invited to China as an International Ceramics Magazine Editor’s World Emerging Artist for 2008

• Europe. Lived and traveled extensively in Europe for seven years

• United States. Lived and traveled extensively in the United States. Including multiple-month long personal excursions. Have traveled in all fifty states

• Sailed for two years from the Florida Keys to Nova Scotia while teaching on a 140-foot schooner

• Australia. Traveled and dove (scuba) for four weeks throughout Eastern Australia

• Florida Keys. Led an eight day high school sailing and Marine Studies class

• Costa Rica. Instructed a nine-day Rain Forest Studies high school class

• Mexico. Traveled and dove for five weeks throughout Mexico

• North Atlantic. Sailing for three weeks on an oceanographic research vessel

• Tonga. Managed a dive operation in Va'vau, Tonga for three months

• Belize. Led a two week Rain Forest and Marine Studies high school class

• Panama. Led a two week Rain Forest and Marine Studies high school class

• Eastern Europe. Backpacked for three months through Eastern Europe including: Croatia, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Bulgaria, Greece, Austria and Slovakia

• Alaska. Backcountry camped and sea kayaked extensively throughout Alaska

• Greenland. Coached the U.S. (Alaskan) snowboard team at the Arctic Winter Games; an international competition


References (Steve Hilton)

Kurt Weiser

Regent Professor

Arizona State University

Herberger School of Fine Art

PO Box 871505

Tempe, AZ 85287-1505

Kurt.Weiser@asu.edu

(480) 965-3144

Peter Held

Past Curator

Arizona State University

Ceramic Research Center

ASU Art Museum

PO Box 872911

Tempe, AZ 85287-2911

peterheldappraisals@gmail.com

480) 242-5302

Patsy Cox

Past President NCECA

University of California, Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St

Northridge, CA 91330

Patsy.Cox@csun.edu

(818) 677-2986

Keith Williams

Past President NCECA

Concordia University

275 Syndicate St North

St. Paul, MN 55104

Williamsnceca@csp.edu

(612) 986-4862

Tom Eckert

Professor

Arizona State University

Herberger School of Fine Art

PO Box 871505

Tempe, AZ 85287-1505

Tom.Eckert@asu.edu

(480) 965-6223

Jim Ibur

Professor

St. Louis Community College

5232 Pernod

St. Louis, MO 63139

JIbur@stlcc.edu

(314) 984-7632

Dr. Ron Fischli

Professor Emeritus (Dean Emeritus)

Fain College of Fine Art

Midwestern State University

3410 Taft Blvd.

Wichita Falls, TX 76308

Ron.Fischli@mwsu.edu

(940) 397-4243