Matthew Eames

matthew.z.eames@gmail.com

 

 

Education

2013                M.F.A. Ceramics, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

2007               B.F. A. Ceramics, University of Hartford. West Hartford, CT.

 

 

Teaching Experience

2013-Present   Ceramics Instructor, Carbondale Clay Center. Carbondale, CO.

2012-2013       Ceramics Instructor, City Arts, Wichita, KS.
                          
 Teen Wheelthrowing, Advanced Wheelthrowing

2010-2013       Teaching Associate and Assistant, Wichita State University
                              
Handbuilding with Clay, Intermediate Handbuilding, Basic Ceramics Studio, Foundations 3-D Design      

2007-2009      Ceramics Instructor, Worcester Center for Crafts
                              
Introduction to Wheelthrowing

 

Professional Experience

2016-Present    Studio Manager, Carbondale Clay Center. Carbondale, CO.
2015                  Gallery and Studio Assistant, Tania Dibbs Gallery. Aspen and Basalt, CO.
2015                  Interim Manager, Carbondale Clay Center. Carbondale, CO.
2013-2015         Studio Resident Technician, Carbondale Clay Center. Carbondale, CO.
2014-2015         Studio Assistant to James Surls, Carbondale, CO.
2009-2010       Post Baccalaureate, University of Arkansas. Fayetteville, AR
2008- 2009     Resident Technician, WCC. Worcester, MA.
2007-2008      Ceramic Resident/Studio Assistant, Worcester Center for Crafts.  Worcester, MA
2005-2007      Assistant Technician. U of H. West Hartford, CT.

 

Lectures

2013         Assemblage of Art, Ulrich Museum. Wichita, KS.
2012        Redefining Materiality: Physical Relationships to Materials in Comparison to Clay.   
                Graduate Symposium, Wichita State Univeristy.

 

Workshops/Presentation

2011         Ceramic Art: The Ability to Transgress Time. Graduate Symposium. Wichita State University
2008       Plaster Plate Molds, Two Day Workshop, WCC. Worcester, MA

 

Exhibitions

2016       Pairings, Carbondale Clay Center and CCAH, Carbondale, CO.
                 Room, Solo Exhibition, Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO.
                 Members and Denizens, Nomad Gallery, Glenwood Springs. CO.

2015         Building Blocks, Solo Exhibition, Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO.
                 
14th Annual Summer All Media Juried Online International Art Exhibition, 
                      
Juror-Larry Bradshaw, UpstreamPeopleGallery.com
                 History in the Making, Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO.
                
 WSU Empty Bowls Exhibition, Ulrich Museum, Wichita, KS. 
                 
Wyly Open, Wyly Gallery, Basalt, CO.
                 Northeast Ceramic Sculpture, Art Centro, Poughkeepsie, NY. Juror- Tim Rowan

2014         Hand in Hand, Resident artist group invitational, CMC Aspen, Aspen.
                
 Constructive Criticism, Solo Exhibition, Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO.
                
 On the Horizon, Resident artist invitational, St. Pete Clay, St. Petersburg, FL

2013         A Common Goal II, Fiber Studio. Wichita, KS. 
                 De-Established Perceptions, Solo Exhibition, Shift Space. Wichita, KS. 
                 
Constructing Spaces, Solo Exhibition, Ulrich Museum. Wichita, KS.
                 
River2River, National Juried Exhibition, Iowa Clay Conference, Cedar Rapids, IA.
                         
Juror-Clary Illian, Mat Rude, Delores Fortuna.
                 
Behind the Scenes, Carbondale Clay Center. Carbondale, CO

2012        WSU Ceramics Guild, Jones Gallery. Wichita, KS.
                
Material Mastery/Members Exhibition, Sabatini Gallery. Topeka, KS.
                
Red Heat, Alexander Hogue Gallery, University of Tulsa. Tulsa, OK.
                     
   Juror- Virgina Scotchie,                                                       
                Redefining Body and Space, WSU Shift Space. Wichita, KS

2011         Terminal Degree, Tangent Lab. Wichita, KS.
                
WCFTA National Juried Exhibition, Wichita Center for the Arts. Wichita, KS.
                      
Juror- Chris Staley
                Murder in the Second Degree, WSU Shift Space. Wichita, KS

2010         Art Amiss 12, Dickson Street Theatre. Fayetteville, AR.Requires Two Coats, WSU Shift Space. Wichita KS
                 Soup to Nuts, Kansas MFA Candidates, WSU Shift Space. Wichita, KS

2009        Art Amiss 11, Dickson Street Theatre. Fayetteville, AR. 
                 
Keeping Things in Balance, Solo Exhibition, Aurora Gallery.Worcester, MA.
                        
Received Production Grant ArtsWorcester Organization.

2008        Collective Reflections, Worcester Center for Crafts. Worcester, MA

2007              Faculty Show, Kikorian Gallery.Worcester Center for Crafts. Worcester, MA.
                  Reclaim to Fame, Ceramics B.F.A. Show, University of Hartford. Hartford, CT.
                  
Manchester Community College Juried Student Exhibition. Manchester, CT.
                          
Received Jurors Vision Award.
                 

Goldfarb Student Juried Exhibition, University of Hartford. Hartford, CT

2006       Goldfarb Student Juried Exhibition, University of Hartford. Hartford, CT         

2005             Manchester Community College Juried Student Exhibition. Manchester, CT

 

 

Publications

2016       Lineage of Building #2, 2015. Ceramics Monthly- Exposure- May 2016.
                          -image to be used for additional publicity by Ceramics Monthly

2015        2016 Ceramic Arts Yearbook and Annual Buyers Guide, Residents at Carbondale Clay Center,
                         Supplement of Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated. October 2015, pg 43.

                Emerging Artist, musingaboutmud.blogspot.com, August 2015.
                 Impermanent Space, Glenwood Springs Post Independent, Scene,  May 1, 2015.
                Upstream People Gallery hosts 14th Summer All Media International Exhibition.
                         
 www.prlog.org/12481118, August 3, 2015.
                
 Matthew Eames-Recieves Special International Recognition.
                          Glenwood Springs Post Independent. August 6, 2015.

2014        Fluid Constructs #3, 2013. Ceramics Monthly- Exposure, Feburary 2014.

2013        Wichita- Ulrich Museum of Art- MFA Thesis Exhibition: Matthew Eames.
                           
Art Forum Magazine, Contemporary Art in U.S. Museums. May and June 2013.
                 2014 Ceramic Arts Yearbook and Annual Buyers GuideResidents at Carbondale Clay Center,
                      
 Supplement of Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated. November 2013, pg 42.

 2012        Redefining Materiality: Physical Relationships to Materials in Comparison to Clay.
                        
GRASP, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.
                  Art Puts Crime on Notice, The Sunflower, Wichita, KS.

 2011         Ceramic Art: The Ability to Transgress Time. GRASP, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS.

           

Honors/Awards

2009        Worcester Cultural Commission Grant. Worcester, MA

2006              Jurors Vision Award, Manchester Community College. Manchester, CT