Laura Williams

Education:

BFA Ceramic & Printmaking University of Wisconsin at Madison  

Exhibitions:

2018&2019 “Open Studios,” Penguin Foot Pottery, Chicago, IL

2018 “That Painting Show,” Delilah’s Bar, Chicago, IL

2018 “June Gallery Night,” Black Moon Gallery, Oak Park, IL

2017 “Nasty Women: Oak Park Exhibition & Fundraiser,” Magical Minds Studio, Oak Park, IL

2017 “Time and Space,” invited artist, Art Center West, Roswell, GA

2017 “Salad Days,” Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, ME

2016 “You May Have Heard of Me: A Printmaking Exhibition,” Art In, Madison, WI

2016 “Dirty Work,” Advanced Ceramic Exhibition, Art Lofts Gallery, Madison, WI

2016 “Fresh and Snappy,” Hilldale Mall, Madison, WI

2016 Gallery Night, Allen Centennial Gardens, Madison, WI

2016 “Teeny Tiny,” invited artist NCECA Resource and Exhibit Hall, Kansas City, MO The Lodge on Islandwood, Bainbridge Island, WA Ash Street Project Gallery, Portland, OR

2016 BFA Exhibition “In Spite of Fear,” George L. Mosse Humanities Building, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

 

Workshops & Work Exchanges

2019 Technical Assistant Emily Schroeder-Willis, Haystack School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME

2019 Drawing on Clay with Molly Ann Bishop, Penguin Foot Pottery, Chicago, IL

2018 Pinched Form Workshop with Emily Schroeder-Willis, Penguin Foot Pottery, Chicago, IL

2017 Figure Building Workshop with Claudia Oates Goldie, Lincoln Academy, ME

2017 Summer Staff, 16 Week Work Exchange, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, ME

2016 Surface Decoration with Sean O’Connell, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI

2016 Mold Making with Debbie Kupinsky and Craig Clifford, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI

2014 Mold Making with Richard Notkin, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI

Teaching

2018 - Present, Teaching Artist, Penguin Foot Pottery, Chicago, IL

2017-2018, Teaching Artist, Magical Minds Studios, Chicago, IL

2017 Instructor, Making in Clay Workshop, St. George Library, St. George, ME

2016-2018 Instructor, Community and Continuing Education, Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL

2016 Teaching Artist, Madison Children’s Museum, Madison, WI

2015 - 2016 Teaching Artist, Wheelhouse Studios, Madison, WI

2016 Teaching Artist, Painting and Sculpture, MSCR, Madison, WI

2015   Assistant Instructor, Outdoor Throwing Workshop, Madison Children’s Museum, Madison, WI

2015 Assistant Instructor, Black Wood Firing Workshop, Madison Children’s Museum, Madison, WI