JUAN MIGUEL SANTIAGO

a: 565 Crofton Avenue

   Oakland, CA 94610              

p: 510.520.1512         

e: jmsanti02@gmail.com

w: juanmiguelsantiago.com

 

EDUCATION

New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University

MFA in Ceramic Art 2004

California College of the Arts

BFA in Ceramic Art, with high distinction 2000

 

EXPERIENCE 

Diablo Valley College- Pleasanthill, CA

Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer Ceramic Art, 2014

  •   Design and co-teach “Digital Ceramics”- Integrating CAD    

            program (Rhinoceros) and CNC routing machines with traditional                           

            slip-casting and hand forming methods to create architectural

            tile and pockets for a “Living Wall” theme.

  •   Design and teach Intro to Advance Ceramics through lectures

            including ceramics art history and conducting demonstrations on

            hand building and wheel throwing.

 Solano Community College- Fairfield, CA

 Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer Ceramic Art, 2014

  •   Design and teach Intro to  Advance Ceramics through lectures           

            including ceramics art history and conducting demonstrations on

            hand building and wheel throwing.

California College of the Arts- Oakland, CA

Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer Ceramic Art, 2010 – 2012

  •   Design and teach Intro to Ceramics through lectures including

            ceramics art history and conducting demonstrations on basic hand

            building and wheel throwing.

California College of the Arts- Oakland, CA

Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer First Year Program , 2009 - 2012

  •   Design and teach a course in 3-D Foundations as part of the

            first year program. Instruction involves demonstrations, field trips,

            critiques, lectures, and discussions.

Randal Museum- San Francisco, CA

Ceramics Instructor, 2012

  •   Design and teach a summer course for kids 8-10 years old.

Sonoma State University- Sonoma, CA

Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer Ceramic Art, 2010-2011

  •   Design and teach 3 courses in Intro, Intermediate- Advanced

            Ceramics through lectures including ceramics art history and

            conducting demonstrations on basic hand building and wheel throwing.

Chabot College- Hayward, CA

Adjunct Instructor/Lecturer Ceramic Art, 2006-2009

  •    Full-time Sabbatical Replacement and adjunct professor of ceramic

             sculpture and pottery for beginning to advanced students.

Shrewsbury International School- Bangkok, Thailand

Artist-in-Residence, 2005-2006

  •    Developed Ceramics Facility and gave high school lectures and demonstrations.

Ruamrudee International School- Bangkok Thailand

SEASAC Workshop Instructor, 2006

  •    Lead a sculpture workshop for SEASAC (South East Asian Schools Activities Council)

             to complete a multidisciplinary project with high school students.

Chulalongkorn University- Bangkok Thailand

Visiting Artist Lecturer, 2004-2005

  •    Gave lectures and demonstrations to undergraduate ceramics majors.

             Continued studio practice.

Leslie Ceramics Supply Company- Oakland, CA

Sales Representative 1996-1999

  •    Executed top-quality service customizing efficient ceramics facilities

             for private and public institutions for art and industry.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Vessel Gallery- Oakland, CA

“No Mirrors in This House” – April 2013

SFMOMA Artist Galleries- San Francisco, CA

“Place of Origin” – January 2013

FM Gallery- Oakland, CA

“Place of Origin” – November 2011

Roy Gallery- Oakland, CA

“Invisible Immigrants” – October 2008

Jamjuree Art Gallery- Bangkok, Thailand

“False Idols… Obscure Objects” – May 2005

 

APPRENTICESHIPS

2003-2004 – Wayne Higby

2000-2002 – Peter Voulkos

2000-2002 – Marilyn Levine

1999-2000 – James Melchert

1999-2000 – Arthur Gonzales

 

AWARDS

Richmond Art Center Mini-Grant Recipient, 2007 Richmond, CA

The 7th Anniversary Asian Art Festival Participant “Art of Fire and Clay," 2005 Guangzhou, China

 

COLLECTIONS

Foshan Museum of Ceramic Art- Foshan, China

Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art- Alfred, NY

Robert Pfannebecker Collection- Lancaster, PA

Bob McComsey Collection- New York, NY

Robert and Vicente Tooey Collection- Philadelphia, PA

 

PUBLICATIONS

Apr 2010- American Craft

"Philly Turns to Clay" by Jenny Gill

Dec 2009- Bees and Trees Featured Artist

Beesandtreesblog.blogspot.com

Jun 2005- IMAGE Magazine Thailand (Vol. 18, no. 6) I-Art: “(Dream Space) and False Idols… Obscure Objects / Ceramics in Various Design Arrangements” by Rachamon Virasuwat

Mar 2005- Warasan Ceramics Journal (Yr. 9, Is. 20) “Return to The East” by Worawut Sutheeverakajorn