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TERRI KERN terrikern.com
1310 Pendleton Street • Studio 511 • Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 • terrikernstudios@gmail.com • (513) 702-2861
OCCUPATION
2018-1995 Sole Proprietor, Terri Kern Studios, Cincinnati, OH
Specializing in the creation and sale of original artwork through national and regional juried arts events, gallery exhibitions, lectures, workshops, freelance design and illustration work.
EDUCATION
1991 Master of Fine Arts. Ceramics, Ohio University, Athens, OH
1987 Bachelor of Arts, Ceramics, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
GRANTS
2012 Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowship, Cincinnati, OH
2009 Individual Artist Grant, Summerfair, Inc., Cincinnati, OH
1994 Individual Artist Grant, Kentucky Foundation for Women, Louisville, KY
1991 Individual Artist Fellowship, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, OH
NOMINATIONS
2017 United States Artists Fellowship Nominee, Los Angeles, CA
2011 United States Artists Fellowship Nominee, Los Angeles, CA
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH
2013 Humler & Nolan, Cincinnati, OH
2011 Fifth Street Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2010 Funke Fired Arts, Thomas J. Funke Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2009 Canton Museum of Art, Canton, OH
2005 The Carnegie Visual & Performing Arts Center, Covington, KY
Enjoy the Arts/START, Cincinnati, OH
1999 The Carnegie Visual & Performing Arts Center, Covington, KY
1998 Nordheim Gallery, Covington, KY
Thomas Moore College, Crestview Hills, KY
1997 Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN
1996 Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS
2016 “Jewels of the Crown”, LongTan Park, Liuzhou, People’s Republic of China
2014 “ReArt”, Barbacoa, Cuba; Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; Middletown Art Center, Middletown, OH
2012 “Inspired by Japan”, Yu Yu Gallery, Setouchi City, Okayama Prefecture, Japan
2009 “Triangular Drawings: Three Cities, Three Continents”, Goethe Institute,
Munich, Germany; Municipal Gallery, Liuzhou, People’s Republic of China;
Xavier University Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2006 “A Change in Perspective”, Amerika Haus, Munich, Germany; Freiburg Municipal Gallery, Freiburg, Germany; UC Galleries on Sycamore, Cincinnati, OH
2005 “Le Lien/The Bond”, M.J. Pichon Center, Nancy, France; Krohn Conservatory, Cincinnati, OH
2000 “Heim und Handwerk”, Munich, Germany
JURIED AND INVITATIONAL GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 “Biophilia standing witness”, Studio San Giuseppe, Mount St. Joseph University, Delhi, OH
2016 “Redefining the Vessel”, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
2014 “Contemporary Narrative”, Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
2013 “6 x 6 x 30”, San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX
“Prints for Peace and Justice”, Art Academy, Cincinnati, OH
“Confluence”, Studio San Giuseppe Art Gallery, College of Mount St. Joseph, Delhi, OH
“Prints for Peace and Justice”, Art Academy, Cincinnati, OH
“Wild Things”, Kennedy Heights Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
2012 “Ohio Potters Today”, The Clay Place, Standard Clay, Carnegie, PA
“The Chromatic Edge”, NCECA Conference, Seattle, WA
“Nine”, Carnegie Visual & Performing Arts Center, Covington, KY
“The Joyce Clancy Legacy”, Kennedy Heights Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
2011 “Contemporary Ceramics”, Lore Degenstein Gallery, Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA
2010 “The American Dream: A Juxtaposition”, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
“For the Birds”, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY
2009 “American Spirit 2009”, Cincinnati Art Galleries, Cincinnati, OH
2008 “Fire Fusion”, Thomas J. Funke Gallery, Funke Fired Arts, Cincinnati, OH
2007 “Avant Gardens”, Southern Ohio Museum, Portsmouth, OH
2005 “Artist Exchange”, College of Mount St. Joseph, Delhi, OH
2005 “A Nurturing Spirit”, Carnegie Visual & Performing Arts Center, Covington, KY
2004 “NCECA” Conference Exhibition, Gallery North, Bloomington, IN
2003 “Recent Works”, Two Person Exhibition, Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH
2002 “Home”, KZF Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2002 “Points of Contact”, Millworks Gallery, Akron, OH
2001 “Three Women in Clay”, Shawnee State University, Portsmouth, OH
2001 “New Directions”, Three Person Exhibition, Only Artists Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2000 “Contemporary Narrative Ceramics”, Milton Hershey Performing Arts Center, Hershey, PA
1999 “Ohio Ceramic Showcase”, Canton Museum of Art, Canton, OH
1996 “In Pursuit of Ceramic Excellence”, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH
PUBLICATIONS
2016 Cincinnati Home, “Designs with a Difference”’, by Brent Coleman, Spring 2016
2013 Aeqai, “Balance: an Exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics by Terri Kern”, by Sara Pearce, September 22, 2013
2012 The Cincinnati Enquirer, “Artists Make Case for Wider Use of Clay as Medium”, by Karen S. Chambers, November 25, 2012
Soapbox Cincinnati, “Pendleton artist wins city grant to serve as arts ambassador”, by Stephanie Kitchens, on-line publication, October 30, 2012
The Auctions at Rookwood, [catalog], June, December 2012
2011 Ceramic Arts Daily 2011 Poster
Ceramics Monthly, “Depth of One Thousand Strokes”, by Gil Stengel, November 2011
The Auctions at Rookwood, [catalog], June, December 2011
2010 Xavier Cross Roads, ”President’s Report 2010”
The Auctions at Rookwood, [catalog], June, December 2010
2009 City Beat, “Revisiting Rookwood: New Space in Over-the-Rhine, Same Dedication to Artistic Quality”, by Christine Mersch, July 8, 2009
For a Better World: Poems and Drawings on Peace and Justice, edited by Saad Ghosn, Ghosn Publishing 2009
2008 Clay Times, “Earthenware with a Painterly Flair”, by Collin Taylor, Volume 14, September 2008
Soapbox Cincinnati, “Limited-Edition Rookwood Tiles Support OTRCH Mission”, by Kevin LeMaster, on-line publication, November 18, 2008
2007 The Cincinnati Enquirer, “Inspiration Blooms for Artists”, by Beth Burwinkel, January 6, 2007
Arts and Crafts Homes and the Revival, “Rookwood Reincarnated, by Linda Vaccariello, Spring 2007
2006 Housetrends, “Two Nations One Love: Local Clay Artists Foster Global Art Exchange”, by Barbara E. Cohen, Volume 5, Issue 5, September 2006
A Change of Perspective/Perspektivenwechsel, [bilingual catalogue with images], by Traude Linhardt,Gabriele Huber-Thoma, Gabriele Stolz, 2006
2005 City Beat, “Rich Life, Rich Art”, by Christine Mersch, August 3-9, 2005
Inspired By…Celebrating Sixteen Extraordinary P&G Brands, [catalogue with image], Proctor & Gamble, publisher 2005
2004 The Stevenson Color Company Calendar, June 2004
The Cincinnati Enquirer, “Superstars of Art Highlight Carnegie Birthday Auction”, by Jim Knippenberg, November 7, 2004
Gifts & Decorative Accessories, “Red Carpet Studios Debuts First Licensed Collection Introducing Artist Terri Kern”, December, 2004
2002 Xavier Cross Roads, “Master of Art: Crafting Clay”, by Lisa J. Mauch, Fall 2002
2001 Summerfair Select, [catalogue with images], Summerfair, Inc. Publisher 2001
2000 The Post, “Downtown’s Art Mall: Rich Diversity Thrives at Pendleton Art Center”, by Jerry Stein, January 26, 2000
2000 The Cincinnati Post, Timeout Magazine, “Art by Hand”, by Connie Yaeger,
June 1, 2000
1999 The Cincinnati Enquirer, “Smallest Sculptures Steal Show”, by Owen Findsen, June 28, 1999
1998 Cincinnati Magazine, “The Goods”, by Eric Hunter, June 1998
1996 Functional Ceramics 1996, [catalog], by Phyllis Blair Clark, curator, Tope Printing Incorporated, 1996
1996 The Columbus Dispatch, “Craft museum’s ceramic pieces range from amusing to disturbing”, by Kay Koenninger, December 1, 1996
LECTURES
2017 - 2006 Xavier University, Freshman Seminar, Cincinnati, OH
2017 - 2001 Morehead State University, Senior Capstone Seminar, Morehead, KY; semiannual
2015 Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH
Xavier University, Women’s Art History Class, Cincinnati, OH
Mount St. Joseph University, “Selections 2015” Keynote Speaker, Delhi, OH
2012 Mount St. Joseph University, Women’s Art History Class, Delhi, OH
Juror’s Lecture, Ohio University, Athens, OH
Mount St. Joseph University, Art and Writing Class, Delhi, OH
2010 Mount St. Joseph University, Women’s Art History Class, Delhi, OH
2008 Mount St. Joseph University, Women’s Art History Class, Delhi, OH
2006 Mount St. Joseph University, Women’s Art History Class, Delhi, OH
Northern Kentucky University, Freshman Seminar, Highland Heights, KY
Maysville Arts Association, Mayesville, KY
2005 Mount St. Joseph University, Women’s Art History Class, Delhi, OH
2004 - 2003 “Artists Reaching Classrooms”, Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, OH
2002 Ohio University, Graduate Seminar, Athens, OH
2002 - 2001 “Artists Reaching Classrooms”, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
TEACHING/WORKSHOPS
2017 “Narrative Ceramics”, Buckeye Ceramics, Hilliard, OH
“Narrative Ceramics”, Rovin Ceramics, Ann Arbor, MI
MAEA (Michigan Art Education Association “Narrative Ceramics”, Detroit, MI
2016 “Narrative Ceramics”, Queen City Clay, Cincinnati, OH
2015 “Contemporary Narrative Ceramics”, McHenry Community College, Lake City, IL
“Art RX”, ArtWorks, Inc., Cincinnati, OH
2014 “The Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics”, Zanesville, OH
2012 “Contemporary Narrative Ceramics”, CraftSummer, Miami University, Oxford, OH
“Family First Saturday”, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
2010 “From the Navajo to Frida Kahlo: Art as a Visual Language”, Funke Fired Arts, Cincinnati, OH, lecture and workshop
2008 “Surface Design and Finish”, Funke Fired Arts, Cincinnati, OH
2006 Artist in Residence, St. Dominic’s Elementary School, Cincinnati, OH
2005 “Surface Design”, OAEA, Southwestern Teachers Division, Cincinnati, OH
2002 “Sculptural Ceramics”, Carolina Clay Guild, Greensboro, NC
1999 “Introduction to Ceramics”, Thomas Moore College, Crestview Hills, KY
1997 “Sculptural Ceramics”, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN
1994 - 1995 “Introduction to Ceramics”, “Art Appreciation: Art History Survey”, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY
1993 - 1994 “Introduction to Ceramics”, Ursuline Academy, Cincinnati, OH
JUROR SERVICE
2018 - 2014 Summerfair Select, Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
2018 Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
2013 Middletown Area Art Show, ceramics category, Middletown Arts Center, Middletown, OH
2012 Student Art League Exhibition, all media categories, Ohio University, Athens, OH
2011 Autumn Air Art Fair, Cincinnati, OH, all media categories
2010 Autumn Air Art Fair, Cincinnati, OH, all media categories
2009 Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH, all media categories
2006 The Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center, Covington, KY, all media categories
2004 “Earth in Balance”, Regional Ceramics Arts Exhibition, Dayton, OH
Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH, all media categories
2001 Scholastics Arts Awards, Portfolio and Individual Works for Ohio and Kentucky, Cincinnati, OH; Florence, KY
Kentucky Foundation for Women, Panel juror awarding Individual Artist and Organizational Grants, Louisville, KY
FREELANCE 3/D DESIGN AND ILLUSTRATION
2016 - 2003 Magis Award, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
2015 - 2007 Rookwood Pottery Company, prototype design, Cincinnati, OH
2011 “Year of the Horse”, Kentucky Struts, Cincinnati, OH
2009 United Church of Christ, Global Mission logo design, Design Mill, Cincinnati, OH
2006 - 2004 Red Carpet Studios, prototype design, Cincinnati, OH
2005 Essentials of Managerial Finance, [cover illustration], by Scott Besley and Eugene F. Brigham, Thomson South-Western Publisher
Lives of the Poem: Community & Connection in a Writing Life, by Richard Hague, Wind Publications, 2005
AWARDS
2015 Outstanding Project Manager, ArtWorks Inc., Cincinnati, OH
2013 Best of Show, “Prints for Peace and Justice”, Art Academy, Cincinnati, OH
Juror’s Award of Distinction, “Wild Things”, Cincinnati, OH
2011 Best of Show, Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH
2009 Innovation Award, Sister Cities International Annual Conference, Belfast, Ireland
2008 Honorable Mention Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
2007 Second Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
Judges Selection Award, Ceramics, Cain Park, Cleveland, OH
2006 Award of Distinction, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
Honorable Mention Award, Ceramics, Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH
2005 Best of Show, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
First Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair,Cincinnati, OH
2005 Award of Distinction, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival,Orlando FL
2004 Best of Show, Ceramics, Centerville Fine Arts Market, Centerville, OH
Second Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
Third Place Award, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
Judges Selection Award, Ceramics, Cain Park, Cleveland, OH
2003 First Place Award, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
Second Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
2002 First Place Award, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
First Place Award, Ceramics, Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH
Award Of Distinction, Ceramics, Mt. Dora Arts Festival, Mt. Dora, FL
2001 Best of Show, Ceramics, Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH
First Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
Second Place Award, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
Merit Award, Ceramics, Kentuck Festival of the Arts, Tuscaloosa, AL
2000 Second Place Award, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
2000 Collector’s Award, Ceramics, Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Miami, FL
1999 First Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
Award of Distinction, Ceramics, Craft Art, St. Petersburg, FL
Award of Merit, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
1998 Third Place Award, Ceramics, Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH
Third Place Award, Ceramics, Winterpark Sidewalk Arts Festival, Orlando, FL
Honorable Mention Award, Ceramics, Wyoming Art Show, Cincinnati, OH
1997 Award of Merit, Ceramics, Master Crafts Festival, Charlotte, NC
1996 Honorable Mention Award, Ceramics, Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH
1995 Honorable Mention Award, Ceramics, Penrod Arts Festival, Indianapolis, IN
Best of Ceramics, Salem Arts Festival, Salem, OR
Best Overall Body of Work, Ceramics, Crafts Affair, Cincinnati, OH
COMMUNITY SERVICE/OUTREACH
2018 - 2017 Education and Community Outreach Director, Clay Alliance, Cincinnati, OH
2017 - 2011 “The Joyce Clancy Legacy Fund”, Supporting Ceramics Programs at Not for Profit Institutions, Founder and Fundraiser, Cincinnati, OH
2016 – 2000 “Empty Bows” Fundraiser, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2013 “Art In Action”, Community Outreach Visual Art Program, Co-Founder, Pendleton Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
2010 “First Annual Clay Alliance Holiday Pottery Fair”, Committee Co-Chair, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2007 - 2004 Board President, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2005 “A Nurturing Spirit”, Committee Chair, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2003 - 2002 Board Vice President, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2001 Member at Large, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2000 By-Laws Committee, Clay Alliance of Greater Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
COLLECTIONS
Works are held in numerous private collections across the United States and in France, Germany,
China and Japan.
2016 City of Liuzhou, People’s Republic of China
2015 McHenry Community College, Lake City, IL
Ronald McDonald House, Cincinnati, OH
2012 Hisao Miyake, Setouchi City, Okayama, Japan
Riley Humler, Humler & Nolan, Cincinnati, OH
2011 Jeff Engle, Humler & Nolan, Cincinnati, OH
2010 Canton Museum of Art, Canton, OH
Funke Fired Arts, Cincinnati, OH
2010 Coloramics, LLC. Hilliard, OH
2009 Riley Humler, Humler and Nolan, Cincinnati, OH
2007 Martin and Marilyn Wade, Cincinnati, OH
2005 Proctor and Gamble, Cincinnati, OH
2005 Summerfair Inc., Cincinnati, OH
2003 The Bindley Collection, Middleton, WI
2002 Peter Frampton, Cincinnati, OH
2000 The Milton Hershey School, Hershey, PA
1999 Pinellas County Arts Council, St. Petersburg, FL
1997 Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN
TRAVELING GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016 “Contemporary Art Hatching Across Ohio”, Southern Ohio Museum & Cultural Center, Portsmouth, OH; Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH; Massilon Museum, Massilon, OH