Kathleen Royster

Modern Handmade Porcelain Dinnerware

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Education

M.F.A. Ceramics: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 1993 B.F.A.

Ceramics: University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 1990

Portland State University, Portland, Oregon (1978-80)

Employment
Ceramic Fine Art and Design (January 2010-Present)
Owner/Studio Artist: self-promotion, budget management, distribution and marketing.

Metropolitan State University of Denver, Denver CO (2004-2009)
Assistant Professor of Art, Coordinator of Ceramics
Pitzer College, Claremont CO Visiting Assistant Professor (Spring 2004)
University of Utah Affiliate Faculty (1993-97 & Spring 2002)
Scripps College, Claremont CA (1997-2000)
Assistant Professor of Art, Director of Ceramics

Museum and Public Collections

Arizona State University Art Museum; Tempe AZ
Maher Collection; Scripps College, Claremont, CA Renwick Gallery of the National Museum of American Art,

--Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Los Angeles, CA
Contemporary Museum; Honolulu, HI
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art; Logan, UT
Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts; Helena, MT
State of Utah Fine Arts Collections, Utah Arts Council; Salt Lake City, UT Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah; Salt Lake City, UT

Selected Awards

Utah Arts Council Individual Artist’s Grant (2001)
Utah Designer Craft Alliance – The Re-emergence of Utah Designer Craftsmen, Art Access Gallery; SLC, UT Juror’s Award (2001)
California Craft, Laguna Art Museum; Laguna Beach, California, Honorable Mention (1999)
ART ZONE, Robert E. Loup Jewish Community Center, Denver, CO Award (1996)
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art; Logan, Utah Purchase Award (1995)
Ethel Armstrong Rolapp Award University of Utah College of Fine Arts; Salt Lake City, UT (1994)

Selected Exhibitions

50 From 6: Contemporary Art from Six Rocky Mountain States; Braithwaite Fine Art Gallery, Southern Utah University (2014)
Scripps College 70th Ceramic Annual, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College; Claremont, CA (2014)

Global Positioning, Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute, Jingdezhen; Peoples Republic of China (2008)
The Yixing Effect: Echoes of the Chinese Scholar, (Curated by Marvin Sweet) Holter Museum of Art; (2006)

EDGES OF GRACE: Provocative, Uncommon Craft, Curated by Gail Brown, Fuller Craft Museum; (2006)

Kathleen Royster, Butters Gallery; Portland, OR (NCECA Conference, 2006)
American Potters Working in the Realist Tradition, Arkansas Art Center; Little Rock, Arkansas (2003)
58th Scripps Ceramic Annual: Fundamentally Clay, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College; Claremont, CA (2002)
Utah Art, Artists; 150 Year Survey, Springville Museum of Art; Springville, UT (2002)
Defining Moments in Contemporary Ceramics: 1950-2000 The Smits Collection and Related Works, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Los Angeles, California (2000)