:: Curriculum Vita ::
:: Kevin Russell Ceramics ::
Kevin T. Russell
174 Hardman Drive Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Galloway, Ohio 43119 Web site: kevinrussellclay.com
To obtain a Art Teaching position focusing in three dimensional art while increasing public awareness and enabling
student success of Ceramics, Sculpture, and Drawing.
TEACHING AND LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
Art Teacher, South-Western City Schools, Galloway, Ohio 1998-Present
Teach general ceramics, sculpting, drawing, painting, and advanced ceramics grades 9-12.
Teach General Art to behaviorally challenged students in grades K-12.
Responsible for all aspects of firing, glazing and clay formulation.
The Oliver Art Center Workshop, Frankfort MI 2012
Developed an after school ceramics program for students 1997-2012
Ohio Governors Youth Art Exhibition, student work “Top 300” of state 1998-2014
National Scholastic Art Awards, student art work 2000, 2006- 2009
Central Ohio Scholastic Art Awards, student art work 1998-2002, 2004, 2006-2009
Feats of Clay Columbus Ohio; student participants 1999-2014
Ohio Capital Conference Art Invitational, Co-Director 2000-2008
Ohio Capital Conference Art Invitational, student participants 1998-2012
Ohio Governors Youth Art Exhibition, student work “Top 25” of state 1998-2004
Feats of Clay Columbus Ohio, Director 2001, 2009- 2014
Feats of Clay Columbus Ohio, Assistant Director 1999, 2000
Youth Art Celebrating Peace and Nonviolence For Children, student work 2000
Throwing Demonstration and Lecture, Upper Arlington, Ohio 2000
National Council on Educators on Ceramic Arts, student art work 1999
Adjunct Professor of Ceramics 2001-2003
Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio
Taught Ceramics to undergraduate students.
Taught; Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced Ceramics.
Lectured / Demonstrated Hand Building, Wheel Throwing, and Ceramic Art History.
Responsible for all firing and glaze formulation.
Worked with students to find their “Voice in Clay” of their Ceramic art work.
Helped students to develop careers in teaching, or with placement in graduate programs.
Art Teacher, Dublin City Schools, Dublin, Ohio 1997-1998
Taught drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics, and advanced ceramics to students in grades 9-12.
Graduate Lab Technician/ Teaching Assistant in Ceramics 1995-1997
Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas
As Head Graduate student supervised two graduate and three undergraduate students.
Designed and built Raku and Wood firing kilns.
Responsible for clay and glaze formulation.
Substitute Art Teacher, South-Western City Schools, Galloway, Ohio 1995
Ceramics Instructor, Art Space, Lima, Ohio 1994-1995
Ceramics instructor for adults and children.
Demonstration Workshop, Harden County Schools, Ada, Ohio 1995
Throwing techniques demonstrations.
Undergraduate Lab Technician in Ceramics, 1991-1994
University of Findlay, Findlay Ohio
Taught Raku workshops.
Taught encounters class for undergraduate students.
Built Raku kiln.
Responsible for clay and formulating glazes.
Teacher of a National Scholastic Gold Recipient 2007,2008
Teacher of a National Scholastic Silver Recipient 2009
Ohio Governor’s Youth Art Exhibition,
Recognized as a teacher of a “Top 25” student. 1998,1999,2000
EXHIBITIONS SERVED AS JUROR
University of Findlay Undergraduate Art Exhibition, Findlay, Ohio 1999
Barton County High School Art Show, Barton County, Kansas 1996
EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS
Arts In The Alley, Grove City -3d 1st place 2010,2011,2012
2008 Art Educators Art Show 2008
Zen Clay Drinking Vessel Invitational, Morgantown, West Virginia 2006
Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Columbus, Ohio 2001 Honorable Mention
Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Columbus, Ohio 2000
Arts in Alley, Grove City, Ohio 1999 Second Place
The Twenty Eight Annual Smokey Hill Art Exhibition, Hays KS
Twenty-Third Annual Prairie Art Exhibition, McPherson, Kansas 1997
1997 International Collegiate Ceramic Competition, Santa Anna, CA 1997 Best of Show
1996 International Orton Cone Box Show, Baldwin City, Kansas 1996
Twenty-Second Annual Smoky Hill Art Exhibition, Hays, Kansas 1996
Twenty-Second Annual Prairie Art Exhibition, Hays, Kansas 1996
1996 San Angelo National Ceramics Competition, San Angelo, Texas 1996
Topeka Competition 20, Topeka, Kansas 1996
Russell’s Original Art Review, Russell, Kansas 1995
Barton County Community College, Barton County, Kansas 1995
Findlay Art League, Findlay, Ohio 1994
Arts In The Alley, Grove City, Ohio 1994
Ohio State Fair, Columbus, Ohio 1994
Clay Space/ Gallery 831 Solo show 2013 2012-present
Zanesville Pottery Zanesville ,Ohio 2011-Present
Shoe Box Gallery Columbus ,Ohio 2009-2010
Copeland Fine Art Gallery, Columbus, Ohio 2004-2009
Show of Hands Galleries, Ohio Designer Craftsmen 2001-2003
Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Ohio
Hays Art Council, Garden City, Kansas 1996-1997
Grant Avenue Gallery, Garden City, Kansas 1995-1997
Art Space, Lima, Ohio 1995-1997
Fifth Avenue Galleries, Grandview, Ohio 1993-1999
Mill Run Art & Frame, Upper Arlington, Ohio 1994-1995
PM Gallery, Columbus, Ohio 1994-1999
Kelleys Island Homecoming Kelleys Island ,Ohio 2010 ,2011
Arts In the Alley Grove City , Ohio 2010,2011,2012
Art In The Park Yellow Springs Ohio 2010,2011
Zaneville Pottery Festival Zanesville ,Ohio 2011
London Srawberry Festival London ,Ohio 2011
Kelleys Island 34th Homecoming 2009
MidSummer’s Fair, Marion, Ohio 2001
MidSummer’s Fair, Marion, Ohio 2000
Findlay Arts Festival, Findlay, Ohio 1999
Grandview Arts Festival, Grandview, Ohio 1999
MidSummer’s Fair, Marion, Ohio 1999
Folk Art Celebration, Westerville, Ohio 1999
Findlay Arts Festival, Findlay, Ohio 1998
Grandview Arts Festival, Grandview, Ohio 1998
Hilliard Arts Festival, Hilliard, Ohio 1998
Bexley Arts Festival, Bexley, Ohio 1998
Dublin Arts Festival, Dublin, Ohio 1994
Findlay Arts Festival, Findlay, Ohio 1994
Islandfest, Kelly’s Island, Ohio 1994
Lancaster Arts Festival, Lancaster, Ohio 1994
Ben McDonald, Columbus, Ohio 1999
Yoshiro Ikeda, Garden City, Kansas 1997
Tom Coleman, Liberal, Kansas 1997
Michael Smith, Hays, Kansas 1997
Adrian Arleo, Hays, Kansas 1997
Clay As Art/Wood Firing Conference, Flagstaff, Arizona
Assistant for Jim Leedy for conference 1996
Pete Pinnel, Hays, Kansas 1996
Paul Soldner, Barton, Kansas 1996
Jim Leedy, Barton, Kansas 1996
Rudy Autio, Columbia, Missouri 1995
PUBLICATIONS , ART IN PRINT, and VIDEO
Channel 6 and fox Morning program Interview Featured Art Work 2009
This Week Paper-National Student Award, Columbus, Ohio 2009
This Week Paper-National Student Award, Columbus, Ohio 2008
Westside Messenger- Feats Of Clay Columbus Ohio, Columbus, Ohio 2003
Columbus Dispatch- 2001 Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Columbus, Ohio 2001
-Art Work Photograph
This Week- Lazy Daze Arts Festival, Grandview, Ohio 1999
International Collegiate Ceramics Competition, Santa Anna, CA 1997-1998
Master of Fine Arts Publication, Fort Hays State University, Fort Hays, Kansas 1997
-Altered States M.F.A. Publication/Catalog
Orton Cone Box Show, Baker University, Baldwin City, Kansas 1996-1997
Undergraduate Senior Exhibit University of Findlay, Findlay Ohio 1994
Columbus College of Art and Design -Continuing Education
Summer 2011, Summer 2009, Fall 2009
The Ohio State University- Continuing Education
Summer 2013,Fall 2000, Fall 2001, Spring 2001, Fall 2005, Fall 2006 ,Fall 2007
Fort Hays State University- M.F.A., Ceramics
University of Findlay -B.A., Art Education
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