CARYN KREITZER

Brooklyn, New York  

ckreitzer@earthlink.net  

Selected Exhibitions

“Eight Fluid Ounces” LSU Art Gallery, Louisianna 2010

“Tall Tales” 3 person show, Kumono Gallery, Bklyn, NY 2009

 “ Permanent Collection” Greenwich House Pottery, NYC 2009

“Air, Earth, Water”, Bologne, Italy 2003

“Paper Pots” John Elder Gallery NYC  2001

 “Paper Pots” John Elder Gallery NYC  1999

“Works on the Wall” Faculty Show, Greenwich House Pottery 1999

“Uniting Neighbors” The New York Historical Society 1998

 “Functional Clay work by Caryn Kreitzer”, Greenwich House Pottery, NYC 1998

Figuring Women’s Lives”, Kingsborough Community College, Bklyn, NY 1997

Ten Years of Fire, Shaw-Guido Gallery, Pontiac, Michigan Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition, Azuma Gallery, NY  1996

Watershed Raffle and Silent Auction “Paper Pots”Peter Joseph GalleryNYC 1995

Alumni Exhibition, University of Tennessee ,Knoxville Teapot Show , Nancy Margolis GalleryPortland MN 1994

Faenza, International Museum of Ceramics, Faenza, Italy NCECA Clay National, San Diego Museum of Art 1993

“Artists On Their Own”, Greenwich House PotteryNYC Westchester Art Workshop, White Plains, NY 1992

“A Tea Party” American Crafts MuseumNYC “A House of Clay” Lill Street GalleryChicago, Ill 1991

Lobby Display at Whitney MuseumNYC Ceramic Sculpture, Wheeler Seidel GallerySoho NY 1991

Saks Fifth Avenue, Window Exhibition, NYC Sculpture Show, Dorothy Mcrae GalleryAtlanta GA 1990

2nd Annual Great Lakes Exhibition, Lill St. Gallery, Chicago,Ill 1988

Honors and Awards

Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, N. Edgecomb Maine Summer Residency’s 1989, 1993, 1997, & 2009.

Banff Art Centre, Banff Canada, Narrative Residency, Fall 1995

Empire State Craft Alliance - Grant Award 1989 &1991

Selected Collections

International Museum of Ceramics, Faenza, Italy Koryn Shoto Kai, Tokyo, Japan ( flower arranging school) Micheal J. Fox - Actor Barry Bostwick - Actor Arthur Williams - Collector Roy Eddy - Collector Judy Schwartz - Collector Set Decorating on “Spin City” T.V. Sitcom Suzzane Vega- Singer

Publications

The Art and Craft of Clay”, by Susan Peterson March 1996, House & Garden (Notes), March 1992 Ceramics Monthly(Upfront), February 1992 J. Club - Japanese Publication Vol. 1 1990 Pronto Magazine, Spring 1988 New York Tourist Guide, Port Authority Dec. 1988 Ceramics Monthly, March 1988 Knoxville Journal, May 29, 1986

Technical Advisor scenes with ceramic material

2010 2009 1998 1998

“When in Rome”, Roman/ Greek Vase 2010

 “The Sheri Show”, Cat on a Unicycle 2009

HBO Commercial with Jerry Seinfeld 1998

“Spin City” T.V Sitcom with Micheal J. Fox 1998

Teaching Experience

Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies, Bklyn NY, Art Teacher    Sept. 2013- Present

John Dewey High School, Bklyn NY, Art Teacher of ceramics, intro to art, drawing, painting, fashion Illustration Sept. ‘99 to June 2013

Educator Intern for the Center for Art Education, NYC Career Development Program at John Dewey High School, Graduated 40 interns, Spring 2005- June 2013

Kingsborough Community College, Bklyn NY, Ceramics Instructor adjunct, 1995 - 1999

Greenwich House Pottery, NYC , Hand building and Wheel Throwing Instructor, 1986-1999

Marymount College, NYC Ceramics Instructor for Beginning and Advanced Students, Fall 1990- May 1994

 92nd St. YWHA, Figurative Sculpture with Live Model, 1987-1992

Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, Reproductions, 1986

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Instructor of Ceramics and Studio Manager, 1985-86

University of Tennessee, Knoxville Adult Education Instructor of Ceramics and Drawing, 1983-1985

Greenville, S.C. Public School Art Teacher for Elementary and Middle Schools, 1978-82

Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, S C Instructor of Ceramics and Drawing 1978-82

University of Tennessee, Knoxville,

M.F.A. in Ceramics, 1986

Florida State University, Tallahassee

B.S. in Art Education, 1978