(*Forthcoming)

 

Education

2011     MFA, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA           

2007    BFA, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017    Masses & Scapes, Illinois Central College, Peoria, IL*

2016    What it was, what it is, and what it will be, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 

2015    Mallory Wetherell and Matt Ziemke: Side by Side, Arch Contemporary Ceramics, Tiverton, MA (Two Person Show)

2014    Adrift, Reed Smith Gallery, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

2013    Conductile, Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2012    Cadillac Desert, NAPOLEON, Philadelphia, PA

2011    Resisting Structure Within Order - MFA Thesis, Temple Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA

 

Select Group Exhibitions

2017      Taking Shape (Invited Artist), Studio Oh, Chicago, IL

Method Accumulation: Studies in Materiality and Existence, Pacific Northwest College of the Arts, Portland, OR

Tactic, Portland Convention Center, Portland, OR 

Small Favors:  Think inside the box, NCECA Expo Exhibition, The Clay Studio of Philadelphia NCECA gallery, Portland, OR

2016      America's ClayFest IV Competition, (Juried - Leslie Ferrin & Sergie Isupov) Blue Line Art Center, Roseville, CA

21st San Angelo National Ceramic Competition (Juried - Christy Johnson), San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX

Small Favors XI, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA 

2016 AMACO NCECA Gallery, Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas City, MO

Man and Made, NCECA Concurrent Exhibition, UMKC Gallery, Kansas City, MO

Ceramarama, (Curated - Garth Johnson), Ceramic Research Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Support Structures (Curated - Shalya Marsh), Marxhausen Gallery, Concordia University, Seward, NE

2015   Ceramic Color: The endless pursuit (Juried - Josh DeWeese), Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO

Rhythm Repetition Ritual (Juried - Deb Schwartzkopf and Kristin Schimik), Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA

All About Porcelain (Juried - Beth Lo), The Clay Studio of Missoula, Missoula, MT

Constructed (Curated - Peter Christian Johnson), Nightingale Gallery of Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, OR

Six Under 36, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2014   Souvenirs From the Future: A Survey of Contemporary Ceramics, Lawrence Art Center, Lawrence, KS

Small Favors IX, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Indiana University Regional Faculty Show, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN

2013    Ornament, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Best in Show, Practice Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Hello/Goodbye, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Raising Dust, Hemphill Fine Art, Washington DC

Small Favors VIII Invitational Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Show Clay, Hess Gallery, Elizabethtown College,  Elizabethtown, PA

Connections and Directions, Art League Houston, Houston TX

Napoleon Poster Show, Penn State Abington, Abington, PA

2012    Little Big, NAPOLEON, Philadelphia, PA

Gifted, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Vox VIII (Juried - Ruba Katrib & Marlo Pascula), Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

Pleased To Meet You, NAPOLEON, Philadelphia, PA

Clay National VIII 2012 (Juried - Tyler Lotz & Erin Furimsky), Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO

Across The Divide (Juried - Steven Schaeffer), Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, AZ

Small Favors VII Invitational Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

2011    LAND+SCAPE, Schacht Gallery, Saratoga Clay Art Center, Schuylerville, NY

Breaking Boundaries: A Survey of Contemporary Ceramics (Invitational), Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh NY          

Hello/Goodbye, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

8th Annual MBK Juried Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Small Favors VI Invitational Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

NCECA National Juried Student Exhibition, Tampa, FL    

Woot!, The Crane Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

2010    Zodiac Down, Little Berlin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Zodiac Down (Traveling Show), Stella Elkins Gallery, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

7th Annual MBK Juried Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Divergence, Stella Elkins Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

Residencies

2017    Artist invite artist, Red Lodge Clay Center, Red Lodge, MT*

Pentaculum, Arrowmont School of Craft, Gatlinburg. TN

2013    Artist in Residence, Ceramics, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

2011    Artist in Residence, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA (September 2011 - August 2013)

 

Teaching Experience

2014 - Present    Lecturer - University of Nebraska Kearney, Kearney, NE

  • 3D Design, Sculpture, Ceramics, Art Structures

2013/2014 (fall/spring)    Adjunct Assistant Professor - Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

  • Ceramics I, 3D Design

    Adjunct Assistant Professor - Jefferson Community & Technical College, Louisville, KY

  • Ceramics I 

2011 - 2013    Instructor - Adult Community Education Program, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

  • Hand Building II, Ceramic Sculpture , Throwing Concentration 1

2011    Teaching Assistant - Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

  • Advanced Ceramics 

2010    Teacher of Record - Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

  • Introduction to Ceramics 

 

Lectures & Professional Experience

2017     Digital Fabrications Demonstration, Red Lodge Clay Center, Red Lodge, MT

Artist Lecture, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2016     Artist Lecture, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL

Artist Lecture, University of Arkansas, Feyetteville, AR

Co-Organizer - Collaborations In Clay, National Clay Week  

2015 /16     Ceramics and 3D CBT Fabrications Lab Technician, University of Nebraska Kearney, NE

2014     Gallery Talk - Adrift, Reed Smith Gallery, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

2013     Artist Lecture, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

Artist Lecture, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2012     Guest Lecture, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Artist Lecture, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Guest Lecturer, Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA    

 

Grants & Award

2016    RSC Seed Grant, University of Nebraska at Kearney, Kearney, NE

Honorable Mention ( monetary award ), 21st San Angelo National Ceramic Competition

2015    Emerging Artist, Ceramics Monthly

2013    Hamilton Hall Public Art Initiative at the University of the Arts Honorarium

2011     Tyler School of Art Dean’s Grant, Tyler School of Art, Temple University 

Temple Graduate School Thesis Completion Grant, Tyler School of Art, Temple University

Tyler School of Art Dean’s Grant, Tyler School of Art, Temple University

2010    3rd Place Award ( monetary award ), 7th Annual MBK Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio

2010/9    Academic Year Full Graduate Assistantship, Tyler School of Art, Temple University

2009    Summer Studio Technician Work Exchange, UMass Dartmouth        

 

Select Publications & Affiliations

2015    Ceramics Monthly, Emerging Artist/ Glazes, pages 47 & 87, May 2015

2014    Ceramics Monthly, Exposure, page pg. 17, December 2014 

www.accessceramics.org (Current)

2013    Ceramics Monthly, Ceramic Arts Yearbook, Transitions, Pg. 38 

Brian R. Jonescast, Episode # 28

‘A Walk Through Art League’s Four-Part Ceramics Shows’, Meredith Deliso, HoustonPress.com

2012    ‘Matt Ziemke’s Cadillac Desert’, Adriana Rabinovitch, TheArtBlog.Org

‘First Friday Focus: City Paper’s Hit List’, Holly Otterbein,  City Paper, Philadelphia, PA

‘Please to Meet You" an Introduction to the Familiar’, Katherine Rochester, Philadelphia Weekly

‘Nutini, Day and Ziemke are Pleased to Meet You at Napoleon’, Alyssa Greenberg, Philadelphia, PA

Member, NAPOLEON Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Member, National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts -NCECA (Current)

 www.Artaxis.org (Current)

2011    Member, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA (2011 - 2013)

TheArtBlog.org, ‘It’s a great big Woot! from Tyler’s graduating MFA’s‘, March 9

2010    Ceramics Monthly, Up Front, Volume 58, Number 8

TheArtBlog.org, ‘Fired Up About Clay; We Take a Tour’, April 2

 

Representation

The Clay Studio of Philadelphia

Red Star Studios, Kansas City, MO

Museum of Contemporary Art Denver Gift Shop

Arch Contemporary Ceramics