Phil is a studio arts potter with over twenty years’ experience, a geologist and ceramics engineer. He’s a professor of ceramics in the Masters program at Hood College in Frederick, Maryland. His main interests are in creating sculptural ceramics, both functional and nonfunctional, and in contributing to education in the ceramic arts, in particular, teaching the technical background of ceramics and its importance and relationship to art pottery.
His background has included just about every aspect of ceramic processing. He’s operated Apron Full of Gold Pottery School in Winthrop, Maine. He was an instructor at Glen Echo Pottery in Glen Echo, MD for 10 years, and an instructor at Bill van Gilder’s Frederick Pottery School for two years. In 2004 he served as technical editor for Ceramics Monthly magazine. Below are some examples of his series of his SteamPunk work and other examples as will. You can learn more about Phil and Pottery class at Washington Street Gallery at https://www.hfclay.com
Make sure to hear Phil’s interview on Mixcloud
ArtBox sits down with George Koch at the Smithsonian American Art Museum / National Portrait Gallery’s atrium at talk about his involvement in many of DC’s art institutions
It’s another episode of ArtBox! Since it’s the new year and all, I thought why not take a close listen to Teresa Oaxaca, Erik Sandberg and Sheldon Scott what advice and tips they have to establish one’s self in the art world. And I give a tip myself! Happy year!
This is an artist talk back with Elizabeth Colomba at the Eaton Hotel. The artist talk back happened on 29 November 2018. There is a Q& A following the talk. Enjoy!
For this episode we sit down with Sheldon Scott, who’s a performance artist, and we discuss how he got his start and how todays news is woven into his practice. Finally, we ask him for tips and encouragement for those starting out. So go click and listen!
Episode 2 of Artbox is out now! We interview Erik Sandberg about his work, life and getting started. He’s on Instagram @thor_shimmer and here’s a link to Erik’s web site for more enjoy!
Art Box episode one is out and you can here the show on Mixcloud.