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E D U C A T I O N

2018 (expected) MFA in Studio Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

2017 BFA in Studio Art, Wichita State University, Wichita KS

E X H I B I T I O N S

2017

 “Working Pots II: 2nd annual Juried Utilitarian Ceramics Exhibition,” James May Gallery, Algoma, WI, Juror: Birdie Boone

“KU / KSU Ceramic Graduate Exhibition,” SeedCo Studios, Lawrence, KS.

“KSU / KU Ceramics Graduate Exhibition,” William T. Kemper Gallery, Manhattan, KS

“MFA Graduate Pop-Up Exhibition,” Guerrilla Gallery, Lawrence, KS

 2016

 “Atmospheric Firings: Life on the Range,” Yantra, Lawrence, KS.

“KC Clay Guild Tea bowl National,” Thornhill Gallery, Kansas City, MO, Juror: Jack Troy

 2015

 “MFA Graduate Exhibition,” Art and Design Gallery, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.

“23rd Annual Strictly Functional National,” Kevin Lehman’s Pottery, Lancaster, PA, Juror: Matthew Long

“We’re Not in Kansas Anymore Invitational,” The Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana, Evansville, IN

“Pour: Function + Form,” Belger Crane Yard Studios, Kansas City, MO, Juror: Linda Arbuckle

“Ideas in Clay,” Boardroom Gallery, City Arts, Wichita, Ks (Solo Exhibition)

2014

 “Recent Works by Antonio Martinez,” Stringer Fine Arts Center, Hutchinson, Ks (Solo Exhibition)

“WSU Empty Bowls Alumni Invitational,” Cadman Gallery, Wichita, Ks

“Nebraska National Collegiate Exhibition,” Eisentrager-Howard Gallery, Lincoln, NE, Juror: Bobby Silverman

“UNF National Juried Ceramics Exhibition,” UNF Gallery of Art, Jacksonville, FL, Juror: Bede Clarke

Art of Jessie Montes & Antonio Martinez,” Hutchinson Art Center, Hutchinson, KS

 2013

 “Connexion,” BFA Student Exhibition, Shift Space Gallery, Wichita, KS.

“Annual Arts Council Exhibition, City Arts, Wichita, KS

 2012

 “Contained,” City Arts, Wichita, KS, (Solo Exhibition)

“20th Annual Elements Competition,” RSC Gallery, Wichita KS

“51st Annual Hutchinson Art Fair & Exhibition,” Sunflower Building, Hutchinson, KS

 2011

“Annual Arts Council Exhibition,” City Arts, Wichita KS, Juror: Louis Copt

“50th Annual Hutchinson Art Fair & Exhibition,” Sunflower Building, Hutchinson, KS

T E A C H I N G / E M P L O Y M E N T

2016 – Current

Foundations of Ceramics, Instructor of Record, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

 2014 – 2015 

Youth Art Education / Ceramics Instructor, City Arts, Wichita, KS

Youth Ceramics Instructor, Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS

 2011 – 2013

 Ceramics Studio Assistant, Wichita State University, Wichita, Ks

P R O F E S S I O N A L S   A C T I V I T I E S

2017

 League Art Competition 2017," Wellsville High School, Wellsville, KS. Guest Juror.

 2016

 “From Idea to Finished Form.” Ceramics Monthly, September Issue, Pg. 56. Publication.

Brackers Good Earth Clay, Second Saturdays Artist Series, Lawrence, KS. Visiting Artist Workshop.

2015

 “Art in Focus.” The University Daily Kansan, Art & Culture, November Issue, Pg. 8. Publication.

 2014

 “Undergraduate Showcase.” Ceramics Monthly, September Issue, Pg. 51. Publication.

A W A R D S 

2016

 Arts Research Project Grant, “ Exploring Wood-Fire Aesthetics,” Lawrence, KS

 2013

 Winston and Shirley Schmidt Award, “Annual Hutchinson Art Fair and Exhibition,” Hutchinson, KS

C.A.S.E AWARD, Annual Hutchinson Art Fair and Exhibition, Hutchinson, KS

James & Catherine Buck Fine Arts Scholarship, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

 2012

 Marvel Senti Student Award, “Annual Hutchinson Art Fair & Exhibition,” Hutchinson, KS

Jurors Award, “Annual Hutchinson Art Fair & Exhibition,” Hutchinson, KS

1st & 2nd in Ceramics Category, “20th Annual Elements Competition, RSC Gallery, Wichita, KS

 2011

 “Best of Show (Jurors Pick),” “Annual Arts Council Exhibition,” City Arts, Wichita KS, Juror: Louis Copt

“Best of Show,” “19th Annual Elements Competition,” RSC Gallery, Wichita, KS

“1st & 2nd in Ceramics Category,” “19th Annual Elements Competition, RSC Gallery, Wichita, KS