Resume

Education

1986
M.F.A., Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. Major: Ceramics, Minor: Sculpture.

1981
B.F.A., New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

Present Position

2001-present
Professor/Ceramics, Department of Art, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA.

1995-2001
Associate Professor/Ceramics, Department of Art, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA.

1990-1995
Assistant Professor/Ceramics, Department of Art, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA.

RECENT EXHIBITIONS: selected

2009
“Our World in Focus”, UNI Museum, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA.

2008
”Fantasy Teapots from the Arthur Goldberg Collection, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA.
“Clay Mates”, James Patrick Gallery, Wiscasset , ME.
“Global Positioning/ China”, Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen, China.

2007
“Unadorned”, Group Ceramic Exhibition, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM.
“JoAnn Schnabel Works in Clay”, Kristen Wigley-Flemming Gallery, Center for the Arts, Luther College, Decorah, IA.
“My Cup Runneth Over”, National Invitational Exhibition, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA.

2006
“JoAnn Schnabel – New Works Off the Wall”, Lewis & Clark College, Miller Hall, Portland, OR. . Held in conjunction with the National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts Annual Conference.
“Watershed 20th Anniversary Exhibition”, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA.
“Mad Hatter’s Tea Party”, Armory Arts Center, West Palm Beach, FL.

2005
“Hot Stuff/Clay Tigers: LSU Ceramics 1970-2005”, LSU School of Art Gallery, Shaw Center for the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA and The Signature Shop and Gallery, Atlanta, GA.
“JoAnn Schnabel- Works in Clay”, Solo Exhibition, Gallery of Art, University of Northern Iowa.
“Penland School of Crafts Resident Artist Exhibition”, Southern Highland Craft Guild, Asheville, NC.

2004
“Area Code 319+: Ceramics Invitational”, CSPS, Cedar Rapids, IA. Held in conjunction with the International Woodfire Conference.
“MishMash Redux”, The Midland Arts & Antiques, Indianapolis, IN; held during the 38th Annual National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts Conference.

2003
“The 59th Scripps Annual Ceramic Exhibition”, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA.
“Casbon, Schnabel, Daub, and Masters”, Pitcher-Masters Gallery, Deer Isle, ME
“Fourteenth San Angelo National Ceramic Competition”, San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX.
“4 Hands / 2 Minds / 1 Object: Artists’Collaborations”, Penland Gallery, Penland School, Penland, NC.

EXHIBITION REVIEWS AND RELATED ARTICLES:

2003
“Eco Rhythmics: Color and Texture in Clay,” Kerameiki Techni, International Ceramic Art Review, Issue 42, pp.50 –54. (International Greek Publication)
“Scripps 59th Annual Exhibition, Clay and the Nature of Things,” Ceramics Art and Perception, by Jo Lauria, Issue 51. (International Australian Publication)
“Ceramic Exhibition Takes Us Back in Time,” The Press Enterprise, by Devorah L. Knass, Sunday, February 23.

2001 “JoAnn Schnabel”, Ceramics Monthly, by Rachel Marie-Crane Williams, December issue, pages 43-47.

1999
"The Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts 1999 National Ceramic Competition," Ceramics Monthly, November issue, pages 69-70. Color reproduction.

1998
"The Evocative Object," Ceramics Art and Perception, by Mark Messenger, issue 31, pages 86-91. Color reproduction page 89.

PUBLICATIONS:

2004
Hand-Formed Ceramics: Creating Form and Surface, by Richard Zakin, Second Edition, Chilton Book Company, Radnor, PA. Photograph of new work included.

2001
Ceramics, Mastering the Craft, Revised Edition, by Richard Zakin, Chilton Book Company, Radnor, PA. Photograph of new work included.

1999
Ceramics, Ways of Creation, “An Exploration of 36 Contemporary Ceramic Artists & Their Work,” by Richard Zakin, Krause Publications. Pages 34-40.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

2008
Juror, College Hill Arts Festival, Cedar Falls, IA.

2006
Faculty, Shakerag Workshop, Swanee, TN. One-week workshop.

2005
Panel Originator and Participating Moderator, “Arts and Community Three Different Views” National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) Annual Conference, Baltimore, MD.
Juror, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts Winter Residencies.

2004
Faculty, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN.
Visiting Artist and Co-Organizer of "Artist Invite Artist," Two week session. Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, ME.
Resident Artist, MacNamara Foundation, Westport Island, ME. Six-week funded residency.

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE:

1993-present
Board of Trustees, Watershed Center for the Ceramics Arts, Newcastle, ME. Chair, Program Committee.

1998-99
Director at Large, Board of Directors, National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts.

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:

Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen, China
Charles MacNider Museum, Mason City, IA.
Lamar Dodd Art Center, LaGrange, GA.
Buena Vista College, Storm Lake, IA.
Topeka-Shawnee Public Library, Topeka, KS.
Waterloo Museum of Art, Waterloo, IA.
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA
Hawkeye Community College, Waterloo, IA

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:

General Pattern Corporation, Minnesota.
Arthur Williams, New York, NY.
Barbara and Stanley Wilde, Palm Beach, FL.
Mr. and Mrs. LaBoff, Palm Beach Gardens, FL.
Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT.

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