Bio

b. Renton, WA, 1949

EDUCATION

1975

Master of Fine Arts, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred,
New York

1973

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri

1968-71

Cornish School of Allied Arts, Seattle, Washington

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

PRESENT

Professor, School of Art & Design, New York State

Professor, College of Ceramics at Alfred University

1979-84

Assistant Professor, Kent State University

1979

Visiting Instructor, University of Washington

Winter Instructor, Archie Bray Foundation

1977-78

Instructor, Colorado State University

1977

Visiting Instructor, University of Michigan

1975-77

Instructor, Rhode Island School of Design

Instructor, Rhode Island School of Design,
Extension School

SELECTED SOLO & TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2021

Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL, two-person show with Kiyoshi Kaneshiro

2020

Harvey Preston Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

2018

Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

2017

John Gill and Jose Sierra, Santa Fe, NM

2016

Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

2015

Architecting Color, Paul Kotula Projects, Ferndale, MI

2014

Recent Work, Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

2013

Hand, Hewn, Angle, Cohen Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY, with Kevin Wixted

2012

Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

2011

Noble Greenough Foster Gallery, Dedham, MA, two person exhibit with Doug Casebeer

2010

Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

2009

New Work, Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY

Santa Fe Clay, (two person show), Santa Fe, NM

2008

Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO, two-person show with A. Gill

Paul Kotula Projects, Ferndale, MI

2007

New Work, Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY

2005

New Work, Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY

2003

Kevin Jacobs Design Studio, Los Angeles, CA

1000 Years of Ceramics, Jingdezhen, P.R. China, Alfred Show

IAC/Korea Invitational

2002

The Pottery Workshop, Shanghai, P.R. China

Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY, one person show

1999

10 x 1 – 1 x 10, Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY

1998

Hot, Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI

Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY, one person show

Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI, one person show

1997

Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA, two person show with Andrea Gill

1996

Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI

New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred, NY

Museum of Ceramic Art, Alfred, NY

Kraushaar Galleries, Inc., New York, NY

1995

Revolution Gallery, two-person show with Gary Stephan, Ferndale, MI

1994

Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1992

Grace Borgenicht, New York, NY

Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1991

Swidler Gallery, Royal Oaks, MI

1990

Grace Borgenicht, New York, NY

Clay Place, Pittsburgh, PA

Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1988

Grace Borgenicht, New York, NY

1987

Hinkle Memorial Library, Alfred State College, Alfred, NY, with Andrea Gill

1986

Maurine Littleton Gallery, Washington, DC

Grace Borgenicht, New York, NY

Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI

1985

Hadler-Rodriguez Gallery, New York, NY

1984

D.B.R. Gallery, New York, NY

University of Colorado, Sibell-Wolle Fine Arts Building, Boulder, CO

1983

Hadler-Rodriguez Gallery, Houston, TX

Garth Clark Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Hadler-Rodriguez Gallery, New York, NY

1981

Akron Art Institute, Akron, OH

Hadler-Rodriguez Gallery, New York, NY

Ohio Wesleyan University, OH

Clay Place, Pittsburgh, PA

Craftsmen’s Gallery, Omaha, NE

Massillon Museum, Massillon, OH

1980

The Gallery, School of Art, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Ells Gallery, Blossom Music Center, Northampton Township, OH

1978

Mini Gallery, Colorado State University, CO

Lodestone Gallery, Boulder, CO

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021

Shapes from Out of Nowhere, Robert Ellison Collection, Metropolitan Museum of New York, NY

2016

Guest List, Cohen Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

La Mesa, Santa Fe Clay – NCECA, Kansas City, MO

50 Year Anniversary Exhibition: Anderson Ranch Art Center,

NCECA, Kansas City, MO

2015

Summer Ceramic Workshops Exhibition, Cohen Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2014

Live Auction, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Art Stream, NCECA

2013

Bowl Invitational Exhibit, Portland, OR

Art Stream, NCECA

Alumni Auction, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Live Auction, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Art Stream, NCECA

2012

Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

Lennox Hill Fundraiser, with Kevin Jacobs and Angus Powers

Art Stream, NCECA, Houston, TX

La Mesa, Santa Fe Clay – NCECA Houston, TX

Exploding Boundaries: Faculty Drawing Exhibition, Fosdick Nelson Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Open Studio with Michael Ashley, Alfred, NY

2011

Culinary Culture, Southwestern Texas University, Huntington, TX

Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

La Mesa, Santa Fe Clay – NCECA, Seattle, WA

2009

Lohin Geduld Gallery, New York, NY

Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO

Auction, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

Live Auction, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2008

La Mesa, Santa Fe Clay – NCECA, Louisville, KY and Santa Fe Gallery, NM

Live Auction, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Auction, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

2007

Vestigial Gills, Louisville, KY

Paul Kotula Project, Detroit, MI

2006

Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO

La Mesa, Santa Fe Clay – NCECA and Santa Fe Gallery, NM

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

NYSCA

2005

Art Stream, NCECA, Baltimore, MD

Group Exhibition, Harvey Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO

2004

1000 Years of Ceramics, Jingdezhen, P.R. China, Alfred Show

IAC/Korea Invitational

Yankee Clay, Slater Museum, Norwich, CT (curator/exhibitor)

Attaboro Museum, MA

Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2003

Great Pot, Newark Museum, Newark, NY

New Work, Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY

Brookfield Craft Center Gallery, Brookfield, CT

2002

Poetics of Clay, Philadelphia, PA

2001

Color & Fire, traveling

2000

Navy Pier SOFA, Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Yankee Clay, Slater Museum, Norwich, CT, (curator)

Archie Bray Show, Dophin Gallery, Kansas City, MO

Color and Fire, Los Angeles County Museum, CA

Wayne Higby Reunion, Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1999

Rendezvous ’99, Museum of Nebraska, Kearney, NE

1998

Hot, Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI

New Work, Kraushaar Gallery, New York, NY

Group Exhibition, Society of American Craft, Boston, MA

1996

Pfannebecker Collection, Hershey Museum, Hershey, PA

Signatures, Fosdick- Nelson Gallery, NYSCC at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Alfred Teaches Ceramics, Museum of Ceramic Art, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

1995

Borgenicht Retirement Show, Grace Borgenicht, New York, NY

Alfred Now: Contemporary American Ceramics, Krannert Museum, University of Illinois, IL

Keeper of the Flame: Ken Ferguson Circle, Kemper Museum, Kansas City, MO

1994

Faculty Show, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, NYSCC at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Alumni Collects, William and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

1993

Soup Tureens, Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

The Collector’s Eye, Koffler Gallery, North York, PA

First Cup of the Morning, Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, MI

The Cashepot: Revisiting the Decorative Pot Hider, Swidler Gallery, Royal Oaks, MI

Sculptural Form, Camden Art Center, Camden, NJ

Opening Show, Okun Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.

1992

Cohthonic Realm, Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Cheltenham Art Center, Cheltenham, PA

Jacquelyn Rice Student’s Show The Works Gallery,Philadelphia, PA

1991

National Object Invitational, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR

Archie Bray Group Show, Helen Drutt Gallery, New York, NY

Basketry Symposium, Harbourfront Art Center, Toronto,Ontario, Canada.

Borgenicht 40th Anniversary Show, New York, NY

1990

28th Ceramic National, Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY

Uncommon Vessel, Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Belleair, FL

Alfred University Faculty Show, Alfred, NY

1989

Fragile Blossom, Enduring Earth, Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY

Form & Surface, Baltimore, MD

Group Exhibition, Greenberg Gallery, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL

Teapot Show, Swidler Gallery, Detroit, MI

1988

Expression in Color, New Jersey Center for Visual Art, Summit, NJ.

The Alfred Show, Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Poetry of the Physical, American Craft Museum, Traveling to Phoenix, Denver, Milwaukee,
and Louisville

Is It A Pot?...Or Not? The Athenaeum Museum, Alexandria, VA

1987

What’s New? American Ceramics Since 1980, The Alfred and Mary Shands Collection, The

J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY, (catalogue)

Worcester Craft Center, Worcester, MA

1986

American Ceramics, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England.

Poetry of the Physical, American Craft Museum, New York, NY

1985

Group Exhibition, Greenberg Gallery, St. Louis, MO

American Clay Artists, Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA

Clay Works: New Direction in Clay, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

1984

Multiplicity in Clay/Metal/Fiber, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

Invitational Silvermine Gallery, Silvermine, NY

Group Invitational, Sommers Gallery, Sommers, NY

9th Annual Clay Exhibition, Millersville University, PA

Group Exhibition, Trevor-Sutton Gallery, Seattle, WA

15th Annual Ceramics Invitational, Crossman Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, WI

Robert Pfannebecker Collection: A Selection of Contemporary American Craft, Marion Gallery, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

1983

Distinguished Alumni, Kemper Gallery, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Faculty Show, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Anderson Ranch Faculty Show” Cohen Gallery, Denver, CO

American Clay Artists: Philadelphia 1983, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

4 Potters: Curated by Betty Woodman, Boulder Center for the Visual Arts

Faculty Show, Blossom Festival School, Art Program, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Porcelain--by Design, Minneapolis, MN

R.I.S.D. Leadership in Craft, The Craftsman Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Clay for Collectors, The Clay Place, Pittsburgh, PA

Buildings, Meyer Brier Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Ceramics Invitation, Pyramid Gallery, Rochester, NY

1982

Ceramics Invitational, DBR Gallery, Cleveland, OH

Young American Award Winners, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, NY

Kent State Faculty Show, Kent, OH

Painted Clay, Hadler-Rodriguez Gallery, Houston, TX

All Clay: Ceramics National Invitational, Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA

First Artist Series Show, Chautauqua Art Association Galleries, Chautauqua, NY

1981

Group Show, DBR Gallery, Cleveland, OH

National Clay, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School Hartford, CT

Teapot Show, Elijah P. Lovejoy Library, Southern Illinois University, IL

Patterns in Clay, Trevor-Sutton Gallery, Seattle, WA

12 from Kansas City Plus 1: Ken Ferguson, Surrounds Gallery, New York, NY

1981 Annual Invitational Green Meadow School Pottery Show and Sale, Spring Valley, NY

Blossom Faculty Show, Kent State University Gallery

33rd Annual Ohio Ceramic, Sculpture and Craft Show, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH

Fire & Ashes, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA

All Ohio 1981, Canton Art Institute, Juried American Crafts Museum, New York, NY

Ceramic Invitational, State University of New York at Oswego, NY

Dinnerware Show, Craftsmen’s Gallery, Omaha, NE

Archie Bray Foundation Show, Helena, MT

1980

Faculty Show, Kent State University Gallery, Kent, OH

Clay Plus, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

American Clay, Helen Drutt Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Homage to Josiah Wedgwood, Museum of the Philadelphia Civic Center, Philadelphia, PA

Teapot Show, Museum of the Timeless Design, Deer Isle, ME

Philadelphia Civic Center, Philadelphia, PA

Visiting and Resident Artist Exhibition, The Gallery, Kent State University, Kent School of

Art, Kent, OH

1979

Ceramic Invitational, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro State College, Edinboro, PA

Invitational Clay, Fiber, Metal Exhibition, Southeastern Raku V, Peters Valley Craft Center,
Layton, NJ

Artist-in-Resident Show, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

Archie Bray Group Show, Artifacts Gallery, Bozeman, MT

His/Hers, Elements Gallery, Greenwich, CT

Visiting Artist Show, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

1978

Christmas Sale, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

Laramie Craft Guild Show, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY

Four Directions in Clay, Group Show, University of Eastern Michigan, Ypsilanti, MI

Invitational Young Americans, Clay/Glass American Crafts Council, Museum of

Contemporary Crafts, NY (juried)

Faculty Show, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, TX

1977

Fall River Regional Show, Fall River Art Association, Fall River, MA. Juried.

Green Meadows Show and Sale, Green Meadows School, Spring Valley, NY

Faculty Show, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

1976

New Views by Ceramists, Exhibit A, Gallery of American Ceramics, Evanston, IL (invitational)

Traveling Show by the Faculty of Six Northeastern

Thoughts and Teapots, Invitational Exhibition

Colleges, Providen Invitational Exhibition by Ceramic Artists in the USA, Montana State University

American Porcelain, The Elements Gallery, Greenwich, CT, Invitational.

National Crafts Invitational, Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL

Sixth Biennial Invitational Craft Exhibition: The American View, Center for the Visual Arts

Gallery, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

1975

Alfred Summer Show, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, NY

Graduate Show of Clay & Glass, Carborundum Museum of Clay and Glass, Niagara Falls, NY

Thesis Show, Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred, NY

N.C.E.C.A. Student Show, Philadelphia College of Art, PA

1974

The New York State Gallery Association Traveling Show

American Craft Council Collector’s Show, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, NY

Alfred Graduate Show, University of NY at Brockport

1973

Another Cup Show, Walnut St. Theater, Philadelphia, PA

Bumershoot: “Creative Clay Things,” Seattle, WA.

Scripps Invitational, Scripps College, Claremont, CA

1972

Super Mud Student Show, Penn State University, State College, PA

Wichita Annual, Wichita, KS

Group Show, Kemper Gallery, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Seattle, U.S.A., Walnut St. Theater, Philadelphia, PA

GRANTS & AWARDS

2018

Recipient of the James Renwick Alliance 2018 Distinguished Educator Award

2014

Elected Fellow, American Crafts Council

Inducted into Keramos, Ceramic Engineering Honorary Fraternity

Excellence in Teaching Award

2008

SUNY Chancellor’s Award, Excellence in Teaching

2004

Inducted into the International Academy of Ceramics, Geneva, Switzerland

2002

Teagle Scholar Award for Sabbatical Enhancement, Alfred University

1998

Mini Grant on Glaze and Clay Research with Dr. William Carty

1996

Excellence in Teaching Award

1992/93

National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Artist Grant, $20,000

1988

New York State Foundation for the Arts, Artist Fellowship

1983/84

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artists Grant in Crafts, $6,000

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artists Grant in Crafts, $4,000

1979

Individual Craftsman Grant, National Endowment for the Arts, $10,000

1978

Workshop Grant through the Archie Bray Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts

Laramie Crafts Guild Show, Award

Young Americans, Clay/Glass Award, American Craft Council

WORKSHOPS & LECTURES

2016

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Alfred Ceramic Summer Workshops, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2015

Hawaii Craftsman Guild

University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

Punaho High School, Honolulu, HI

Alfred Ceramic Summer Workshops, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2014

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Morphology of Form, Alfred Summer Ceramics Workshop, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2013

Keynote Speech, Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale 2013

Homage to a Painter’s studio: A Real Allegory of a Seven Year Phase in My Artistic Career

Randolph Art Guild, Asheboro, NC

2012

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2011

Nobles Greenbourgh School, Dedham, MA, with Doug Casebeer

Pottery Workshop, Jingdeshen, P.R. China

2010

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2008

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2007

“From Atoms to Art,” conference/lecture with Bill Carty, UCL, London, UK

2006

Alfred Summer School, Alfred, NY

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2005

Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY

92nd Street Y, New York, NY

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

Alfred Summer School, demo/lecture/final critique, Alfred, NY

Aberystweyth 10th Anniversary International Ceramic Festival, Wales, UK

NCECA Conference, introduced Wayne Higby, NCECA Honorary Fellow – I-Ching/Zane Grey/
Cole Porter’s, “You’re the Tops,” Baltimore, MD

2004

Bowling Green University, OH

Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO

NCECA Conference, technical panel with Bill Carty and Matt Katz, Indianapolis, IN

1000 Years of Porcelain, Jingdezhen, P.R. China

2003

Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis, MN

2002

Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen, P.R. China

Beijing Central Academy of Fine Arts, P.R. China

Beijing College of Art & Design, P.R China

Shanghai University, P.R. China

Suzhou Art Institute, P.R. China

Xixing Sculpture Studio, P.R. China

San Bao Institute, P.R. China

Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, NS

92nd Street Y, New York, NY

2001

Yellow Spring Art Center, Chester Springs, PA

Santa Fe Clay Studio, Santa Fe, NM

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

Bray 50th Anniversary, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, IL

Alfred Summer School, Alfred, NY

1999

Oakland Community College, Pontiac, MI

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

The Firehouse, Norman, OK

1998

Alfred Summer School, Alfred, NY

The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Monmouth University, Red Bank, NJ

1996

Reducing Lowfat Diet, American Ceramic Conference, Frog Hollow, Middlebury, VT

University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, New Bedford, MA

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

IRIS International Ceramics Seminar, Porvoo, Finland

1995

Elderhostel, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Whiteware Symposium, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Chautauqua Art Institute, Chautauqua, NY

1994

Congregation of Liberal Judaism, Orland, FL

Central Florida University, Orlando, FL

Greenwich House Pottery, New York, NY, week-long workshop

Krannert Museum, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL, Panel member

1993

Ceramic Symposium, Calgary, AB, Canada

Emily Carr School of Art, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

Sotheby’s Decorative Art Program, Alfred, NY

Terra Cotta Day, Alfred, NY

1992

California State University at Long Beach, CA

University of Hartford, Hartford, CT

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

1991

Kent State University, OH, Blossom Summer School

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Radcliffe Potter Guild, Boston, MA

Harbourfront Art Center, Toronto, ON, Canada

Basketry Symposium, Harbourfront Art Center, Toronto, ON, Canada

Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AK

1990

Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO

Cleveland Institute of Art, OH

South Florida Art Center, Miami Beach, FL

1989

Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, NS

Alfred Summer School, Alfred, NY

Center for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

Radcliffe Ceramics Studio, Boston, MA

1988

Miami University, Oxford, OH

Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Cornell Pot Shop, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Greenwich House Pottery, New York, NY

1987

Bergren Forum, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Worcester Craft Center, Worcester, MA

Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CA

Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, NS

1986

Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI

Alfred Summer School, Alfred, NY

1985

NCECA, St. Louis, MO

Cheltenham Art Center, Cheltenham, PA

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

1984

Oklahoma State University at Stillwater, OK

Craft Guild of Dallas, Dallas, TX

Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, NS

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

1983

Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI

Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass Village, CO

Blossom Festival School, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

NCECA, Atlanta, GA

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Cranbrook Academy of Art, Deerfield, MI

1982

Boston University, Boston, MA

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Chautauqua Institute, Chautauqua, NY

Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Karamu House, OH

92nd Street Y, New York, NY

Banff Centre for the Arts, Banff, AB, Canada

University of Regina, Regina, SK, Canada

1981

Massillon Museum, Massillon, OH

Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH

Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

Sun Valley Center for the Arts & Humanities, Sun Valley, ID

Blossom-Kent Art Program, Kent State University, Kent, OH

Craftsmen’s Gallery, Omaha, NE

1980

New York University, New York, NY

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Penland School of Crafts, Bakersfield, NC

13th Blossom – Kent Art Program

New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

1979

Highline Community College, Des Moines, WA

Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

Emily Carr School of Art, Vancouver, BC, Canada

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL

University of Eastern Washington, Spokane, WA

1978

Pilchuck Glass Center, Stanwood, WA

Factory of Visual Arts, Seattle, WA

University of Montana, Missoula, MT

Metro College, Denver, CO

1977

Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax, NS, Canada

Southeastern Massachusetts University, North Dartmouth, MA

1976

Maryland Art Institute, Baltimore, MD

University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, IL

Illinois State University, Normal, IL

1975

University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MN, Canada

COLLECTIONS

Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AK

Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY

Ceramic Art Museum, Alfred University, Alfred, NY

Fred Jones, Jr. Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

Kansas City Art Institute, MO

Kent State University, OH

Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Robert Pfannebecker Collection, Lancaster, PA

Massillon Museum, Massillon, OH

Newark Museum, Newark, NJ

Nelson Atkins Museum, Kansas City, MO

Ohio Wesleyan University Museum, Delaware, OH

5th IRIS International Ceramics Collection, Porvoo, Finland

Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI

Rhode Island School of Design Museum, Providence, RI

University of Colorado, Boulder, CO

Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2021

“Shapes From Out of Nowhere: Ceramics from the Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection.”
New York, NY. August Editions. 2021.

Smith, Roberta. “The Met Museum Sees More Clay in Its Future.” The New York Times 13 June 2021.

1996

American Ceramic Society “Science of Whitewares.” Closing Chapter. February 1996.

1995

Seyfarth, Mary. “Alfred Now.” Ceramics Monthly Vol. 43, No. 8, p. 59. October 1995.

1994

“Alfred Now: Contemporary American Ceramics.” Champaign, IL. Krannert Art
Museum and Kinkead Pavallion, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 1994.

1993

“NEA Crafts Fellowships.” Ceramics Monthly Vol. 41, No. 2, p. 49. February 1993.

1991

Southwest Art p. 32. May 1991

American Ceramics Vol. 9, No. 1, p. 49. April 1991

1990

American Ceramics Vol. 8, p. 53. Winter 1990-91

1988

ArtForum p. 4. 1988

1987

Rubin, Michael. “John Gill.” Ceramics Monthly Vol. 35, No. 4, p. 28. April 1987.

1984

Lancaster Sunday News 1 January 1984.

National Council of Education for the Ceramics Art Bulletin Vol. 7, No. 4, p. 10. Spring 1984.

Sunday Camera Boulder, Colorado. p. 13C. 18 March 1984.

“The Cutting Edge.” Studio Potter Vol. 12, #2. June 1984.

1983

Ceramics Monthly p. 87. September 1983.

Carr, Carolyn. “Andrea Gill/John Gill.” American Craft Vol. 43, No. 6, p. 19. December 1983/January 1984.