Amanda Smith

CV

Education

Single Subject Teaching Credential (Art), CLAD certified, San Jose State University, 2011

M.F.A. in Spatial Arts, San Jose State University, 2008

B.F.A. in Three-Dimensional Studies, Bowling Green State University 2003

Exhibitions

2014-2015 Creative Block, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2012-2013 Hey! Part II, Halle St. Pierre, Paris, France

2012 Untitled Exhibition, Art Supply Depot, Toledo, OH

2011 Cautionary Tale, Union Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, WI

2011 Nor Cal Clay III, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

2010 Temple of Flora, Slingshot Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010 100 @ 100, Alumni Exhibition, Bowling Green State University, OH

2010 Off the Wall, Allegra La Viola Gallery, New York, NY

2010 San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009 Nor Cal Clay II, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

2009 Brittle Wonders, Los Medanos Community College, Pittsburg, CA

2009 In through the Out Door, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

2009 In the No II, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY

2009 Art Forum Berlin, Andrew Edlin Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2008 Candy Gardens and Sparkling Sabers, Solo Exhibition: Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008 Aqua Art Miami with Jack Fischer Gallery, Miami, FL

2008 Freak of Nature, 111 Minna, San Francisco, CA (2008)

2008 Not Fit for Human Consumption, Gallery 5, Richmond, VA (2008)

2008 Lift-off, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

2008 SJSU Invitational, CCACA Davis, CA

2007 Bliss, Roberts and Tilton, Los Angeles, CA

2007 Nor-Cal Clay, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

2007 Fired!,  Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA

2007 Fired! The Garage Biennale, San Francisco, CA

2007 SJSU Invitational, CCACA, Davis, CA

2006 We Are Family, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA

2006 5ives, Receiver Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006 SJSU Invitational, CCACA Davis, CA

2006 NCECA Regional Juried Exhibition, Portland, OR

2006 Contemporary Clay, Jupiter Hotel, Portland, OR

TEACHING EXPERIENCE


2008- 2010- Irvington High School, Art I, ArtII and Sculpture I (41800 Blacow Road, Fremont, CA 94538)

2008 Summer- Childrens Ceramic Art Classes, Clayground (1155 S. De Anza Blvd. San Jose, CA 95129)

2008 Spring Semester- Beginning Ceramics (ART 46), San Jose State University (One Washington Square, San Jose, CA 95129)

2007 Fall Semester- Beginning Ceramics (ART 46), San Jose State University

2007 Spring Semester- Beginning Ceramics (ART 46), San Jose State University

2006 Fall Semester- Teaching Assistant for Intermediate Ceramics, San Jose State University

Bibliography

Danielle Krysa, Creative Block, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA (2014)

Hugh Behm-Steinberg, Editor, Eleven Eleven:  Issue 17, CCA Oakland, CA (2014)

Joy Laforme, Uppercase Magazine, (April 2014)

TB/EH, Time Out Paris (timeout.com/paris), (April, 2013)

Heidi Ellison, paris-update.com (February 2013)

Domanique Poiret, Liberation, (March 2013)

Priscille Lafitte, France 24 (france24.com), (February 2013)

varnishfineart.com (January 2013)

Meticulous Art II, DPI Magazine Taiwan (2013)

Danielle Krysa, the jealouscurator.com, (2013)

Hey! Modern Art & Pop Culture, Issue 8 (December 2011)

Meighan O'Toole, myloveforyou.typepad.com (2010)

Examiner.com San Jose (November 2008)

Shining Magazine Issue 7 (November 2008)

KQED Gallery Crawl (June 2008)

SF Weekly (June 2008)

ArtSlant.com (June 2008)

FlavorpillSF.com (May 2008)

7x7 Magazine (May 2008)

Studio Visit Magazine Issue 1 (2008)

5ives Show Review, San Francisco Bay Guardian (July 2006)

500 Cups, Lark Books (2005)

Ceramics Monthly (September 2004)