CV 2020

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Chris Donnelly

Cyan Clayworks

Studio 3, Beaverhall Arts Studios

27 Beaverhall Road

Edinburgh

EH7 4JE

chris@chrisdonnellyceramics.co.uk

07533870113

Education

Tao Lin Ceramic Workshop, Taipei, Taiwan. 2002

Visiting Student, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada 1999 – 2000

BFA in Ceramics, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary, Canada 1995 – 1999

Teaching and Work Experience

Instructor and Studio Member, Cyan Clayworks, Edinburgh 2012 – present

Technician, Design Technology, Edinburgh Academy, Edinburgh 2007 – 2016

Visiting Artist, RNIB Scotland, Edinburgh 2012

Pottery Specialist, Edinburgh Academy, Edinburgh 2004 – 2007

Visiting Lecturer, University of Sunderland, Sunderland 2006

English Ceramic Teacher, Tao Lin Studio, Taipei 2000

Guest Teacher, Bishop Grandin High School, Calgary 2000 – 2001

Weekend + Night Technician, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary 1997 – 1999

Technician for Julia Galloway, Alberta College of Art and Design, Calgary 1998

Student Representative for Ceramics Canada, Calgary 1997 – 1999

Exhibitions

Winter Exhibition, Union Gallery, Edinburgh 2019

Christmas Pop up at Crescent House, Edinburgh 2019

Functional and the Narrative, Whitespace Gallery, Edinburgh 2019

Human, Cupola Gallery, Sheffield 2018

Open Studios at Beaverhall Art Studios, Edinburgh 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

Potfest at Scone Palace, Perthshire 2012

Festive Exhibition, Caledonian Language School, Edinburgh 2011

Adam Pottery Showcase, Scottish Art Club, Edinburgh 2010

Edinburgh Festival Fringe, The Adam Pottery, Edinburgh 2003 – 2011

Winter Exhibition, Panik Gallery, Killearn, 2009 – 2010

Open Ceramic Exhibition, RBSA Gallery, Birmingham 2009

Opulence Winter Exhibition, RBSA Gallery, Birmingham 2008

Rarefind, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham 2008

Mixed Winter Exhibition, Gallery Heinzel, Aberdeen 2008

Annual Open Exhibition, Visual Arts Scotland at the RSA, Edinburgh 2008, 2007

Pittenweem Arts Festival, Pittenweem 2007, 2006, 2005

In the Mud, Untitled Artist Society, Calgary 2002, 2001, 2000

Cooked Dirt under Glass, Untitled Artist Society, Calgary 2001

New Ceramics, Elizabeth Hagen Ceramic Building, Halifax 2000

Four Sights, Webster Galleries, Calgary 1999

Craft Fairs

Out of the Blue Christmas Market, Edinburgh 2019

Art Walk Porty Makers Market, Edinburgh 2019

Handmade in Oxford, Waterperry Gardens, Oxfordshire 2019

Glow at The Dovecot, Edinburgh 2018

Edinburgh Art Fair with Saorsa Gallery, Edinburgh 2018

Handmade in Edinburgh, RBGE, Edinburgh 2018

Design Market, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh 2015

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair, Manchester 2010

Potfest in the Pens, Penrith 2008

Scholarships and Awards

Canadian Federal Millennium Scholarship 1999

Hannah Christmanson Ceramic Award 1999

Residencies

The Shaw International Centre for Contemporary Ceramics, Medicine Hat 2014

Artist Access to Colleges, University of Sunderland, Sunderland 2006 -2007