Resume

LIZ LURIE
5214 Irish Ridge Road
Chittenango, NY 13037

lizluriepottery@gmail.com

Education

1986-1991    Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY., concentrated study in
                                     Dance and Ceramics.
Additional Studies

1989-1993    SuperMud Pottery, New York, NY. Instruction and apprenticeship with
                      Louise Harter.
1987-1988    Clare DesBecker Studios, New York, NY.,  apprentice.

Selected Exhibitions

2008   
  • "For the Table", Art Gallery, Tarrytown, NY. Curated by Julia Galloway
  • "Consider the Cup 2008",  Artisan Gallaery, Northhampton, MA. Invitational.
  •  Dallas Pottery Invitational Show and Sale, Dallas, TX.
2007 
  • "Women and Woodfire", NCECA Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Pittsburg, PA. Curated by Susan   Beecher.
  • "La Mesa",  NCECA Westin Convention Center, Pittsburg, PA.  Invitational.
  • "100 Teapots", Xen Gallery, Edwardsville, IL. Curated by Charity Davis-Woodard and Dan Anderson.
  • "Hand Held Drinking Vessel", Main Street Art Gallery, Edwardville, IL.  Curated by Charity Davis-Woodard and Dan Anderson.
2006
  • "Wood Fire Invitiational", NAU Museum, Flagstaff, AZ. Curated by Jason  Hess.
  • "4 Sensibilities", Trax Gallery, Berkeley, CA. Curated by Sandy Simon.
  • "Home", Signature Shop, Atlanta , GA. Curated by Simon Levin.
  • "Pots with stories", Red lodge Clay Center, Red lodge, MT. Curated by Ron Myers
  • "Yunomi", Akar Gallery, Iowa City, IA. Invitational.
  • "2006 Cup Invitational", Kobo Gallery, Seattle, WA. Invitational.
  • "Art-stream Gallery, NCECA Tour”, Portland, OR. Invited by Alleghany Meadows.
  • “Richard Roth Invitatitonal”, North Bank Gallery, Vancouver, WA. Invited by Richard Roth.
  • "The Useful Teapot", Akar Gallery, Iowa city, IA. Curated by Ron Myers.
  • "Atlanta Teapot Festival, 100 Teapots", Signature Shop, Atlanta,GA. Curated by Carr Cuiston.
  • "Texas Pottery Festival". Gruene, TX. Juried.
  • "Pouring Vessels", Watkinsville, GA. OCAF Gallery Invitational.
2005
  • “The Art of the Pot, Studio Show and Sale”, Austin, TX. Invited by Lisa Orr
  • Women Playing with Fire”, Denton, TX. Invitational.
  • "30 X 5, Thirty Potters and Five Pots”, Akar Gallery, Iowa City ,IA.
2004  
  • “Winterfest 2004”, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore,MD. Curated by Leigh Taylor  Mickelson.
  •  “ColorScape Festival” Norwich, NY. Juried
  • “About Surface”, Treetop Gallery, Dallas, TX. Curated by Ryan Fitzer.
  • “Clay and Glass”, Atrium Gallery, Corning, NY.Curated by Fred Herbst.
  • “Guilford HandCraft Expo”, Guilford, CT. Juried.
  • “Worcester Center for Crafts 2nd Annual Show and Sale”, Worcester, MA. Curated by Karen Karnes.
2003 
  • “Seven Potter’s by the Sea”, Stewart Kummer Gallery, Gualala, CA. Curated by Don Endemann.
  • “Women and Fire”, Odyssey Gallery, Ashville, NC.  Curated by Suzy Lindsey.
  • “Clay Art Invitational”, The Arts Gallery, Plano, TX.Curated by Lee Akins.  
  • “American Pottery Festival”, Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis, MN. Curated by Kate Bauman.
  • “Hundreds of Cups”, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM.Curated by Avra Leodas and Triesch Voelker.
  • “Women and Fire”, Odessey Gallery, Ashville, NC. Curated by Suze  Lindsey.
2002
  • “Twenty-eighth Annual Old Church Exhibition and Sale”, Demarest, N.J. Curated by Karen Karnes.
  • “Winterfest 2002”,  Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, M.D.,  Curated by Leigh Taylor Mickelson.
  • “For the Table”, Santa Fe Clay Gallery, Santa Fe, NM.Curated by Avra Loedas  and Triesch Voelker.
  • Three Person Exhibition, The Gallery, Eastfield College, Dallas, TX.  
  • “National Teapot Show Five”, Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC. Curated by Lisa Oakley.
2001
  • “Twenty-seventh Annual Old Church Exhibition and Sale,”Demarest, NJ. Curated by  Karen Karnes.
  • “Honor the Mug”, Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor, NC. Curated by Sid Oakly.
  • Two Person Exhibition, Studio Gallery, Brookhaven Community  College Gallery, Dallas, TX.
  • Blue Heron Gallery, Deer Isle, ME. Group Exhibition, Curated by Finn Alban.
  • Vermont Clay Studio Exhibition and Sale, Waterbury, VT. Curated by Karen Karnes.
  • “Fresh Clay: Emerging Artists,” Lacoste Gallery, Concord, MA. Curated by Mark Shapiro.
2000
  • “ Twenty-sixth Annual Old Church Exhibition and Sale,” Demerest, NJ. Curated by Karen Karnes.
  • “ Clay/Wood/Fire/Salt,” Contemporary Artifacts Gallery, Berea, KY. Invitational.
  • Vermont Clay Studio Exhibition and Sale, Waterbury, VT. Curated by Karen Karnes.
  • St. Croix Valley Potters Trail Sale, Invited by Linda Christianson, Lindstrom, MN.
  • “Table Talk: Three Voices in Clay,” Worcester Center for Crafts, Worcester, MA.
  • “ Vessels That Pour,” Vermont Clay Studio, Waterbury Center, VT. Susan Beecher, Juror.   
  • “Strictly Functional National,” Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA.  Ken Ferguson, Juror.
  • Teapot Invitational, Zen Clay, Morgantown, WV.
  • “Worcester Arts Biannual,” Worcester Center for Crafts, Worcester, MA. Juried.  
1995-98
  • Watson Springs Pottery, Biannual Sale, Watkinsville, GA.
Teaching Experience
2009
  • Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
  • Workshop/lecture Brookhaven Community College, Dallas, TX.
  • Workshop/lecture University of Nothern Texas, enton, TX.
  • Visiting Artist with Charity Davis-Woodard at Arrowmont school of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN.
2007-2008
  •  Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
2006 
  • Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
  • Brookhaven Community College, Visiting Artist Workshop, Dallas,TX.
  • Stephen F. Austin State University, Visiting Artist Workshop,Nacogdoches, TX.       
2005  
  • Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
2004   
  • Corning Community College, Visiting Artist Workshop, Corning, NY.
2003       
  • Brookhaven Community College, Adult Community Education, Dallas,TX.
  • Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
  • University of Missouri-Columbia, Visiting Artist Workshop, Columbia, MO.
2002
  • Brookhaven Community College, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
  • Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
  • Collin County Community College, Visiting Artist Lecture, Dallas, TX.
  • Cedar Creek Community College, Visiting Artist Lecture, Dallas, TX. 
2001
  • Brookhaven Community College, Adult  Community Education, Dallas, TX.   
  • Brookhaven Community College, Visiting Artist Workshop.
  • Collin County Community College, Adjunct Faculty, Dallas, TX.
  • Southern Methodist University, Adult Community Education, Dallas, TX.
1999-2000
  •   Worcester Center for Crafts, Adult Community Education,Worcester, MA.
  •   Mudflat  Studio, Visiting Artist Workshop, Somerville, MA.

Professional Experience
2006   
  • Panelist at the International Wood-fire Conference,Flagstaff, AZ.
  • Assistant to Painting/ Sculpture Conservation at the Kimball Museum,Fort Worth, Texas.
  • Consultant for the film, "Mr. Brooks"  for all pottery related scenes, Shreveport, LA.
2004
  • Commissioned to build “Train “ style wood kiln, Dallas, TX.
1999-2000 
  • Studio Technician, Worcester Center for Crafts, Worcester, MA.
1994-1998  
  • Studio Potter, Watkinsville, GA.
  • Wild Rabbit Pottery, Studio/Production Manager, Athens, GA.
1998   
  • Haystack  Mountain School of Crafts , Studio Assistant for three sessions, Deer Isle, ME. (Summer).
1996 
  • Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Work Study Student,Deer Isle, ME.
1992-1997
  • Helped to design and build two wood kilns and two salt kilns.
1991-1994 
  • Third Avenue Clay, Studio Potter, Brooklyn, NY.

 

Residencies

1998 
  • Peters Valley Craft Center, Layton, NJ.
1997   
  • Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, ME.
  • ByrdCliffe Arts Colony, Woodstock, NY.

 

Grants and Scholarships

1999
  • Worcester Cultural Commission Exhibition Grant, Worcester, MA.
1997 
  • Work Study Scholarship, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts.
  • Studio Grant, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, ME.

 

Works Illistrated

2007  
  • Ceramics Monthly, March, Vol.55#3, Pg. 22 and 23.
  • The Log Book, June ,Issue 30 Pg. 17-23 (cover article)
  • The Atlanta Journal Constitution, April 8th , Pg.K10 (Review)
2004
  • Studio Potter,  June, Vol. 32, No.2, Pg.48.
2003 
  • Ceramics Technical,  November, No. 15, Pg. 30.
  • Ceramics Monthly, December, Vol. 50, No. 10, Pg. 53.