Megan Mitchell

Minnesota
Ceramic Artist
Active since 2003

 

Originally from New Hampshire, Megan Mitchell holds a BA in painting and printmaking from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. She received an MFA in ceramics from Utah State University in 2012. Additionally, she has worked as an apprentice at Whitefish Pottery in Whitefish, Montana and Hoyman-Browe Studio in Ukiah, California. Her work has been exhibited in juried and invitational shows nationwide, and was featured in the December 2011 issue of Ceramics Monthly. From 2012 to 2013, she was a year-long resident at the Red Lodge Clay Center in Red Lodge, Montana. She has also been a professor of ceramics at Marlboro College in Marlboro, VT. She was also recently a long-term resident artist at the Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis.

EDUCATION
UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY, Logan, UT
2012  MFA in Ceramics
CARLETON COLLEGE, Northfield, MN
1999  BA in Studio Art, painting and printmaking emphasis

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2016  McKnight Individual Artist Award, Central Minnesota Arts Board, MN
2016  Purchase Award, UNF International Ceramics Exhibition, Jacksonville, FL
2012  Graduate Researcher of the Year, Utah State University, Logan, UT
MFA winner, Studio Break competition (online feature and interview)
2nd Place, The Perfect Plate, Lillstreet Art Center, Chicago, IL
2011  Roma Poole Allen Scholarship, Utah State University, Logan, UT
2009  Presidential Fellowship, Utah State University, Logan, UT
Juror Award, California Clay Competition, The Artery, Davis, CA
Cup of Merit Award, NCECA Cup Show, Phoenix, AZ
2008  Bailey Kiln God Scholarship, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, ME
2007  Summer workshop scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CA
RESIDENCIES
2015 ‚Äď 2016 ¬†Fogelberg Studio Fellowship, Northern Clay Center Minneapolis, MN
2014  James Rosenquist Artist in Residence, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
2012 ‚Äď 2013 ¬†Artist in Residence, Red Lodge Clay Center, Red Lodge, MT
2008  Summer residency, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, ME
ACADEMIC TEACHING EXPERIENCE
MARLBORO COLLEGE, Marlboro, VT
2014-2015  Visiting Professor
2013  Mellon Teaching Fellow in Ceramics (fall semester)

NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY, Fargo, ND
2014  James Rosenquist Artist in Residence (spring semester)

UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY, Logan, UT
2011  Instructor of Record
2009-2010  Teaching Assistant

A full copy of Megan Mitchell’s curriculum vitae is available upon request.

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