Andrew Castaneda

Andrewraul@live.com

2335 Cuatro Dr, Rowland Heights, CA

714.655.3032

 

Education

 

Fall 2015- 2018    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Concentration in Ceramics, Kansas City Art                                            
                                Institute, Kansas City, MO   

2013                       Associates Degree, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA

 

Exhibitions     

 

2017    Transmute, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO  

             First Cut, KCAI Crossroads Gallery, Kansas City , MO

2016     NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition, Leedy Volkus Gallery,    
              Kansas City, MO

              Literature And Language, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art
              Institute, Kansas City, MO  

              Biomorphic, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute,
              Kansas City, MO  

              A to Z: AMOCA's Permanent Collection, American Museum of Ceramic
              Arts, Pomona, CA

 

2015     Devotion, American Muesum of Ceramic Arts, Studio, Pomona, CA

             NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition, The Sol Koffler Gallery,Providence, RI  

             In Transition, Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute,           
             Kansas City, MO  

 

2014     Student Show, Fullerton Community College, Fullerton, CA  

              From Earth To Art, The Da Gallery, Pomona CA

 

Professional Experience

2016 -17            

Instructor, Snow Farm, Williamsburg, MA

 

Responsibility include: Make a lesson plan for the two week period. Teaching the students multiple techniques to create ceramic works. Teaching about glazing and showing them the difference between the firings and firing ranges.

 

2016            

Intern to Dr. Catherine Futter, Director of Curatorial Affairs, NCECA
Unconventional Clay: Engage in Change, The Nelson-Akins Museum of Art,Kansas City, MO

            
Assisted in helping artist Ehren Tool set up artwork for the exhibition. Participated in taking photos, scanning the photos, making decals then applying them to the surface of cups. Distributed out cups to the public for the artist.

 

2016          

 Intern to Meredith Host Studio Potter & Foldedpigs Dinnerware, Kansas City, MO

Assisted in helping with everyday studio work. Decaling, cleaning green ware, shipping work, prepping work for decals and packing work for exhibitions.

 

2014 -2015         

Production Thrower to Heather Levine Ceramics and Victoria Morris Pottery, Los Angeles,CA

Responsibilities were to help out with ceramic orders. I would throw and trim ceramic vessels that later turned into lamps.

Awards & Honors

 

2014     Best Ceramic Piece in Show, Fullerton Community College Student Show,
              Fullerton, CA

2016     Presidents List, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

 

Collections

 

2017    Ken Ferguson Teaching Collection, Kansas City, MO

 

2016    Permanent Collection of America Museum of Ceramic Arts, Pomona, CA

 

Publications

 

2016            NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition

 

2015             NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition

    NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition, Ceramics Monthly, 2015 September issue pg.50