Education

CLEMSON UNIVERSITY, Clemson, SC
Masters of Fine Arts, Visual Art


APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY, Boone NC

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art, August 2010
Concentrations in Ceramics; Metalsmithing & Jewelry Design
Magna Cum Laude & Departmental Honors

Professional Experience

Artist in Residence

2011-2013
Mudfire Clayworks
Decatur, GA

Teaching

2016-
Adjunct Professor
Wingate University
Wingate, NC

2015
Instructor of Record: Beginning Ceramics
Clemson University
Clemson, SC.

Assistantships

2013-2015
Clemson Univeristy
Graduate Assistantship
Technician and Teaching Assistant

2013
Museum of Contemporary Art GA
Working Artist Program with Jiha Moon
Atlanta, GA

Internships

2009
John Britt Pottery
Bakersville, NC


2007
Johnston County Arts Council
Clayton, NC

Commissions

2015   
Clemson CSArt.  Atmosphere: Spring 2015.  Juried by Alan Ethridge, Metropolitan Arts Council of Greenville SC.
2014   

Clemson CSArt. Cups & Bowls: Fall 2014.  Juried by Harriett Green, South Carolina Arts Commission.

Grants

2015
Professional Enrichment Grant, Clemson University. Clemson, SC.
The Dr. E. Arthur and Jeanet S. Dreskin Travel Fellowship, Clemson University, Clemson SC.
2010
Office of Student Research Grant, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC.

Solo Exhibitions


Artificial Kingdoms. Rudolph E. Lee Gallery, Clemson, SC.
 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Idea Assembly. Invitational Exhibition.  Invitational Exhibition.  Curated by Charlene Bregier. Helms Gallery, Wingate, NC.

2016
MOCA GALA 2016.  Invitational Exhibition & Auction. Curated by Annette Cone-Skelton.  Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA.  

2015
2015 MFA National Exhibition. Juried exhibition. Juried by David A. Ross. First Street Gallery, New York City, NY.

"The Fueled Crafts" : First International Young Artisans Biannual Exhibition.  Invitational Exhibition.  Curated by Liu Runfu. Jingdezhen, China.
The 3rd World International Ceramic Exhibition.  Invitational Exhibition.  Curated by Maggie Connolly.  Jingdezhen, China.
20x20 Invitational Clay Exhibition.  Curated by Daniel Bare.  Clemson Visual Arts Center, Clemson, SC.
Fired for Flowers.  Invitational exhibition.  Curated by Daniel Bare.  Clemson Visual Arts Center, Clemson, SC.
2014
Corporeal Complexities. Juried exhibition. Juried by Ginia Swinney, HIgh Museum of Art. Lee Gallery, Clemson, SC.  
Studio Apprentices . Invitational exhibition. Curated by Shana Barefoot. Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA.  
Summer Swan Invitational.  Invitational exhibition. Curated by Marianne Lambert. Swan Coach House Gallery: Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA.  
Mug Shots. Juried exhibit. Juried by Ted Adler, Wichita State University. LUX Center for the Arts, Lexington, NE.
Any Way You Wanna Shake It.  Invitational exhibition. Curated by Daniel Bare. Clemson Visual Arts Center, Clemson, SC.
2013
Process This, Juried Exhibition. Juried by Adam Glick, Galerie Lelong. Center for Visual Arts at Clemson University, Greenville, SC.
Small Things. Invitational Exhibition. Curated by Marianne Lambert. Swann Coach House Gallery: Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, GA.
2012
 De La Fleur, Invitational Exhibition. Curated by Erik Haagensen. Mudfire Gallery, Decatur, GA.
2011
 An Appalachian Vision, Invitational Exhibition. Curated by Beatrice Schmider & Sarah Young. Turchin Center for Visual Arts, Boone, NC.
2010
Art Expo. Juried Exhibition. Juried by Banister Pope, Bill Brown and David Tisdale. Catherine Smith Gallery, Boone NC.
Material Topics, Invitational Exhibition. Fine Arts Center, East Carolina University, Greenville NC.  
2009
Mud Summer. Invitational Exhibition. Curated by David Trophia. Crimson Laurel Gallery, Bakersville NC.

Permanent Collections

2013
The Raffles Zorlu Centre, Istanbul, Turkey.
The Madren Center, Clemson University, Clemson SC
James F. Martin Inn, Clemson, SC.
2010
Plemmons Student Union, Appalachian State University, Boone NC.

Publications & Presentations

2015
Community Supported Art in the Academic Setting.  Presented by Lindsey Elsey, En Iwamura and Deighton Abrams.  International Symposium for Ceramic Art Education and Exchange, Beijing, China.
2014
Topical Discussion: Ornamentation in the Material World.  Led by Lindsey Elsey, Nina Kawar and Brent Pafford. National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, Milwaukee, WI.  
2010
"Experiments in Peach Bloom.” Ceramics Monthly October 2010: pp 40-45.  John Britt. Featured in and assisted with the pre-writing and research of the article.
“Comment: The Internship Experience.” Ceramics Monthly December 2010: p 80Lindsey Elsey.