ALEX ZABLOCKI

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Educational History

2015- 2017. Master of Fine Arts - The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

2011-2012. Post-Baccalaureate Program in Ceramic Arts - Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO.

2010-2011. Post-Baccalaureate Program in Ceramic Arts - University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.

2004-2008. Bachelor of Fine Arts - Finlandia University International School of Art and Design, Hancock, MI.

2006-2007. International Exchange Program - Kuopio Academy of Design Akatemia, Kuopio, Finland.


Teaching and Experience

2017. Graduate Teaching Assistant - Junior Pottery ll, The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

2016. Kiln Facilities Coordinator - The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Hybrid Vessel, The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred   University, Alfred, NY.

          Workshop Leader - Soda Firing, Smokestack Pottery, Fort Collins, CO.

          Artist Assistant - Kang-Hyo Lee, Alfred Ceramics Summer School Program, Alfred, NY

2015. Graduate Teaching Assistant - Intro to the Wheel, The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY.

2009. Studio Technician - Quandary Antiques Cabin, Breckenridge, CO.

          Studio Technician, Colorado Mountain College, Breckenridge, CO.


Artist in Residence

2013. Artist in Residence Program - Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO.

2012-2015. Resident Artist - Smokestack Pottery, Fort Collins, CO.


Scholarships

2013. Full Scholarship to the Anderson Ranch Art Center summer workshop program - Snowmass, CO.

2009. Bob and Peggy Culbertson Full Scholarship to Penland School of Crafts - Penland, NC.


Awards

2013. Best Bowl Set - Juried Exhibition, Battle of the Bowls, The Academy of Fine Arts, Lynchburg, VA.

2011. Honorable mention - 3rd Annual National Juried Cup Show, The Lux Center, Lincoln, NE.

200. Up and coming artist award - Art for All, Iron Mountain, MI.


Group Exhibitions

2017. Red Lodge Clay Center Juried National 4 – Juried by Sunshine Cobb, Red Lodge, MT

2016. Sheng a group Exhibition of Vessels - CC Gallery, New City Taipei, Taiwan. 2015                                  Cups - The Bean Cycle, Fort Collins, CO.

2014. Bray Beyond the Brickyard - Juried Exhibition, Juried by Tony Marsh, The Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT.

2013. Witchcraft - Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO.

         5th Annual National Juried Cup Show - Juried by Eddie Dominguez, The Lux Center, Lincoln, NE.

Battle of the Bowls - Juried by Mike Jabbur, The Academy of Fine Arts, Lynchburg, VA.

“Drink This!” -  Juried by Linda Arbuckle, The Workhouse International                                           Ceramic Cup Show , WAC Lorton, VA.

2011. 3rd Annual National Juried Cup Show - Juried by Julia Galloway, The Lux Center, Lincoln, NE.

The Ink Spot - Parish Studios, Lincoln, NE.

2009. Alumni Exhibit - Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock, MI.

2008. BFA Thesis Show - Finnish American Heritage Center, Hancock, MI.

2007. Student Exhibition , Taitemia Gallery, Kuopio, Finland.


Solo Exhibitions

2017. Alchemy Juice - Turner Gallery, The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY

2010. Objects of Use - Breckenridge Theater Gallery Breckenridge, CO.


Collections

Alfred Ceramic Art Museum ACAM. Alfred, NY

John & Andrea Gill Private Collection. Alfred, NY

Robert L. Pfannebecker Private Collection. Lancaster, PA