CLAY | Functional pottery
Penland Affiliation | Former Penland student
Artist Information | Studio artist; education: MFA University of Florida, BA University of North Carolina at Wilmington; teaching: Portland Community College (OR), Oregon College of Art and Craft (OR), Pocosin Arts School of Craft (NC), Idyllwild Arts Academy (CA), Lighthouse ArtCenter (FL); exhibitions: Clay Akar (IA), Eutectic Gallery (OR), Charlie Cumminnngs Gallery (FL), Guardino Gallery (OR), Belger Arts Center (MO); residencies: Lighthouse ArtCenter (FL), The Bright Angle (NC), Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center, Skælskør (DK), Ash Street Project (OR)
Artist Bio | Adrienne Eliades is a studio potter and educator living in Vancouver, Washington. She earned a B.A. in Studio Art from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in 2008 and an MFA from the University of Florida in 2016. Adrienne has been an artist-in-residence at Ash Street Project in Portland, Oregon, Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center in Denmark and the Bright Angle in Asheville, North Carolina. Her works and writing are featured in numerous publications including UPPERCASE Magazine, Craft in America, Ceramics Monthly and Pottery Making Illustrated. Ceramics Monthly named her an Emerging Artist in 2018. In addition to maintaining a vibrant studio practice, Adrienne is the HOT CLAY Program Coordinator for Idyllwild Arts Summer Program in Idyllwild, California and has presented over 20 workshops nationwide.