PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

2013    “Bite” – Racine Arts Museum, Racine, WI
2013    “Mouths to Feed” – Corning Museum of Glass, Corming, NY
2009    “Mercy Seat” – Mercy Hospital, Charlotte, NC
2009     “Night Moderne” - The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
2008    Untitled – Set of three teapots, metallic – Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
2007    “Mountain Laurel, It’s All About the Heart” – North Carolina Governor’s Mansion,  Raleigh, NC
2006    Untitled – John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2006    “Yellowstone Rhododendron” – Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
2005    “Temple of the Cool Beauty” Yucca - The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
2005    Holy Seed, “Fire Poker”, The Museum at Icheon World Ceramic Center, Icheon-si,Gyeonggi-do, Korea
2004    “Incandescent Bottles”, Clinton Presidential Library and Museum, Little Rock, AR
1994    “Purple City”, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, MD
1990    “Queen of Hearts” – Racine Arts Museum, Racine, WI


COMMISSIONS

2014    "Old Man's Bead" private collection
2009    “Mercy Seat” – Mercy Hospital, Charlotte, NC
2007    “Leaves in the River” - Rachael Kohler residence, Chicago, IL
2006    “Descending Rhododendron” - The Ramble, Asheville, NC
2006    “Beauty in a Hard Place” - The Ramble, Asheville, NC
2003    “New Growth” - Bank of America, Charlotte, NC


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2006    SOFA New York (Sculpture, Objects and Functional Art Expositions) – Featured Artist with Ferrin Gallery, Lenox, MA
2005    SOFA Chicago (Sculpture, Objects and Functional Art Expositions) – Featured Artist with Ferrin Gallery, Lenox, MA
2005    John Michael Kohler Arts Center, "Verdure," Sheboygan, WI
2003    Ferrin Gallery, "Mindful Moment," Lenox, MA
2003    Hodges Taylor, Recent Work, Charlotte, NC
1999    The Blue Spiral 1, "The Natural Response," Asheville, NC
1998    Gumps, "Selected Works," San Francisco, CA
1998    Connell Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1997    The Blue Spiral 1, “New Works,” Asheville, NC
1995    The Blue Spiral 1, Asheville, NC
1995    Piedmont Craftsmen Inc., Winston-Salem, NC
1994    Dorothy McRae Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1994    Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
1992    Keystone Junior College, Lo Plume, PA
Pre-    Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC
1991    Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
           New Morning Gallery, Asheville, NC
           Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmore, NC
           Arts Council of Wilson, Wilson, NC
           Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
           Touchstone Go, Hendersonville, NC
           Surroundings, New York, NY
           Sun-Up Gallery, Westerly, RI
           American Hand, Washington, DC


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2015    Time for Tea: Contemporary Ceramic Teapots from the Racine Art Museum's Collection, Dane County Regional Airport
2014    Arts/Industry: Collaboration and Revelation, John Michael Kohler Arts Center
2014    The Allure of Flowers: Botanical Motifs in Craft, Design & Fashion, Mint Museum
2014    Magic Mud: Masterworks in Clay from RAM's Collection, Racine Museum of Art
2010    “Fertile Ground”  Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
2009    SOFA –  New York, NY
2009    Palm Beach 3 – Palm Beach, FL
2008    SOFA – Chicago, IL
2008    Infusion 10 x 10 – Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO
2008    Masters of Disguise-The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
2008    New Now:  Recent Gifts from Arts/Industry Artists, Charlotte, NC
2007    Culture of Nature exhibition in Jackson Hole, WY
2006    SOFA – Chicago, IL
2006    Palm Beach 3 – Palm Beach, FL
2005    Teapots of the World: Delightful Teapot -The 3rd World Ceramic Biennale
              World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, Icheon, Korea    
2002-     “The Artful Teapot: 20th Century Expressions from the Kamm Collection,” Traveling
2004    Exhibition: 
              COPIA: The American Center for Wine, Food and the Arts, Sonoma, CA
              Montgomery Museum of Art, Montgomery, AL
              George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, Toronto, Canada
              Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, C
              Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
              Mint Museum of Craft & Design, Charlotte NC
2000    Everson Ceramic National: The 30th Ceramic National Exhibition
              Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
              Los Angeles County Museum of Art, "Defining Moments," Los Angeles, CA
1999    SOFA (Sculpture, Objects and Functional Art Expositions), "Erotica in Ceramic Art" New York, NY and Ferrin Gallery, Northampton, MA
             Ferrin Gallery, "20th Anniversary Teapot Exhibition," Northampton, MA
1993-    The White House Collection of American Crafts, The National Museum of
1999    American Art, Washington, DC, Traveling Exhibition
1998    Tri Art Gallery, "The Goblet: Ritual, Artistry and Function," Louisville, KY
1997    The Blue Spiral 1, "One Hundred Mile Radius," Asheville, NC
1996    The Society of Arts and Crafts, "The Penland Connection: Contemporary Works in Clay," Boston, MA
            The Blue Spiral 1, "North Carolina Clay," Asheville, NC
            Columbia Museum of Art, The Palmetto Award of Excellence, Columbia, SC
1994    Gallery i/o, National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), New Orleans, LA
1993-     National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Traveling Exhibition
1994    
1992-     Visual Artist Fellowship, a grant from the North Carolina Arts Council
1993    The Mint Museum, North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowship, Charlotte, NC
            The Blue Spiral 1, "Fall Color," Asheville, NC
            Gibbs Museum, "Craft of the Carolinas," Charleston, SC, Sponsored by the South Carolina Arts Council
1992    North Carolina State University, "North Carolina Clay," Raleigh, NC
1991    The Blue Spiral, "Fall Color,"Asheville, NC
1990    American Craft Museum, "The Tea Party," New York, NY
            Moira-James Gallery, "Teapot Show," Las Vegas, NV
1989    New Elements Gallery, Two-Man Show, Wilmington, NC
    "North Carolina Clay," Triangle Park, NC, Sponsored by Glaxo, Inc.


GRANTS

2010    USA Windgate Fellowship: Crafts and the Arts , US Artists


COUNCILS & BOARDS

2015-       Archie Bray Foundation

?- 2014    Center for Craft Creativity and Design

?- 2014    Mint Museum Founders Circle


JURY PANELS

2014    US Artist: USA Fellows Selection Panel Chair
2013    Philadelphia Museum of Art: Craft Show, Philadelphia, PA


RESIDENCIES & INVITATIONAL WORKSHOPS

2015    LH Project, Joseph, OR
2010    Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA
2006    John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2005    Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, ME
2004 -    International Outer Sculpture Symposium, World Ceramic Exposition Foundation,
2005    Icheon, Korea 2004, 2005


WORKSHOPS & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

2015    Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN
2015    AMOCA, Pomona CA
2015    Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
2015    Redlodge Clay Center, Red Lodge MT
2014    Sawtooth, Winston-Salem, NC
2014    3 Days of Clay; Jackson Pottery & Clay Guild, Jackson MI
2013    The Bascom: Center for the Visual Arts, Highlands, NC
2013    Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO
2012    Utah Valley University, Orem, UT
2012    Aardvark Clay, Santa Ana, CA
2012    Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA
2012    North Country Workshop, North Hampton, NH
2011    Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO
2011    Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA
2011    Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN
2010    Craft Guild of Dallas, Dallas, TX
2010    Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2010    Metchosin International Summer School of the Arts, Victoria, BC, Canada.
2010    Grand Opening Festival of the North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
2010    University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN
2009      American Craft Council "Craft in the 21st Century: Identity, Choice and Meaning", Round Table Discussion "Building Bridges: Creating a New Craft Culture" Minneapolis, MN
2009      Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO
2009    Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2009    Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem, Israel
2009      Association of Israel’s Decorative Arts, Givat Haviva, Israel
2009      Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth, GA
2009      Pratt University, New York, NY
2009      Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX
2008?    Pottery West, Las Vegas, NV
2008      Metchosin Art School, Victoria, BC, Canada
2008      Lee Arts Center, Arlington, VA
2008      Armory Art Center, Palm Beach, FL
2007      Fusion Conference, Ontario, Canada
2007      Clayarts Center, Port Chester, NY
2007      Macon Arts Community Alliance, Macon, GA
2007      Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
2007      Jackson Hole, Jackson WY
2007      Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO
2006      John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2006      Shakerag Workshops at St. Andrew’s Sewanee School, Sewanee, TN
2006      Arkansas Arts Center Museum, Little Rock, AR
2006      Ann Arbor Potters Guild, Ann Arbor, MI
2005      Hawaii’s Craftsmen “Aha Hana Lima”, Honolulu, HI
2004      Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2003      NCECA – Demonstrating Artist, San Diego, CA
Pre -      Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD
2003   The 92nd Street YWCA, NYC, NY
Pratt University, NYC, NY
Haywood Technical College
Arrowmont School of Crafts
Penland School of Crafts
TULA Center Workshop, US Virgin Islands
University of South Carolina
El Camino College, Los Angeles, CA
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

World Ceramic Exposition Foundation, Icheon, Korea
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Renwick Museum of American Craft
The Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
The Mint Museum
Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA
The Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC
AmSouth, Birmingham, AL
The Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC
The Howard Hughes Foundation, Bethesda, MD
NCNB Building, Executive Quarters, Charlotte, NC
Southern Accents, Corporate Offices, Birmingham, AL
Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI

PUBLICATIONS

Function, Form & Fantasy: Ceramics from the Dr. Roberts & Deanna Harris Burger Collection, Flint Institute Of Arts, 2016

Not the Sharpest Tool in the Box; Pottery Making Illustrated, Sept/Oct 2015 pg.6
American Craft: Natural Naritives; Joan Falconer Byrd, photography-Tim Barnwell, 2010; American Craft Council, Minneapolis, MN
American Craft: Editor's Letter: Thinking About Tools; Shannon Sharpe, Beverly Sanders, Christina Kamsky, 2010; American Craft Council, Minneapolis, MN
Makers :A History of American Studio Craft; Janet Koplos and Bruce Metcalf, The University of North Carolina Press, 2010
The Living Tradition, North Carolina Potters Speak  2009; Goosepen Studio & Press, Conover, NC.
Ceramics Monthly, September 2004; pg. 42
The Nature of Craft and the Penland Experience: Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Penland School of Crafts, 2004; Lark Press, Asheville, NC.
Design! A lively Guide to Design Basics for Artists & Craftspeople, Steven Aimone, 2004;  Lark Press, Asheville, NC.
Setting Up Your Ceramics Studio: Ideas and Plans for Working Artists, Virginia Scotchie, 2003; Lark Press, Asheville, NC.
The Penland Book of Ceramics: Master Classes in Ceramics Techniques, 2002; Lark Press, Asheville, NC.
Five Hundred Teapots, Kathy Triplett and Suzanne Tourtillott, 2002; Lark Press, Asheville, NC.
Extruded Ceramics, Diana Pancioli, 2002; Lark Press, Asheville, NC.
The Ceramic Surface, Matthias Ostermann, 2002; AC &B London, UK & University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, PA.
Postmodern Ceramics, Mark Del Vecchio, 2001; Thames & Hudson; New York, NY.
The Artful Teapot, Garth Clark, 2001; Watson-Guptill Publications, New York, NY. 
Teapots Transformed: Exploration of an Object, Leslie Ferrin, 2000; GUILD Publishing; Madison, WI.
The Extruder Book, Daryl E. Baird, 2000; American Ceramic Society; Waterville, OH.
Color and Fire: Defining Moments in Studio Ceramics, 1950 – 2000, Jo Lauria, 2000; Rizzoli International Publications, NY, NY
Everson Ceramic National 2000, Tom Piche; Everson Museum of Art; Syracuse, NY
The White House Collection of American Crafts, 1995; Harry N. Abrams, Publisher
Southern Accents, July/Aug 1995

CATALOGUES

2005    Ceramics:  The Vehicle of Culture, Korea
2005    The World of Teapots:  Delightful Teapot
The 3rd World Ceramic Biennale, Korea
2003    Mint Museum, Gala & Auction, Charlotte, NC
1999    The Blue Spiral 1, "The Natural Response," Asheville, NC
1994    Western Carolina University, "New Forms," Cullowhee, NC
1993    North Carolina Arts Council Artist Fellowships, "Craft of The Carolinas" 
        National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts
1992    North Carolina State University, "North Carolina Clay," Raleigh, NC