Profession
Professor of Ceramic Art, Studio Ceramic Artist
Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts, with honors, April 1971. Chouinard Art Institute (California Institute of the Arts), Valencia, California. Major: Ceramics; Minor: Fine Arts. Studied under Ralph Bacerra, Ceramic Artist.
Master of Arts in Teaching, January 1973. Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island. Major: Art Education; Minor: Ceramics. Studied under Dr. David Manzella, Arts Educator, and Norm Schulman and Wayne Higby, Ceramic Artists.
Experience
2000 to present Professor of Art - Ceramics, Windward Community College, University of Hawaii, Kaneohe, Hawaii.
1971 to present Working as a studio artist in functional and sculptural ceramic forms.
2000 to 2002 President of the Hawaii Craftsmen Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.
1999 Vice President of the Hawaii Craftsmen Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.
1998 Served on the Board of Directors for the Hawaii Craftsmen Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.
1995 to 1999 Associate Professor of Art - Ceramics, Windward Community College, University of Hawaii, Kaneohe, Hawaii.
Exhibitions and Awards
2016 Raku Ho’olaulea 2016, 40th Anniversary. Invited guest artist (Raku Legends). One raku ocean sculpture in exhibition, title, (She From The Sea). Handbuild Form, Raku Fired
Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, Hawaii – Matchbox PlusX11. Invisted Artist. 3 Stoneware Bottles
2014 2014 WCC Art Faculty Exhibition at Iolani Gallery, Windward Community College. Exhibited 20 ceramic pieces.
2014, CLAY, Iolani Gallery, Windward Community College. Thirteen Ceramic Artists from Hawaii. Three Ceramic Sculptures and Two Wheel Thrown Forms, Stoneware Vase and a Porcelain Cover Jar. My work was featured in the Honolulu Star Advertiser, Sunday Today Section
Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, Hawaii – Matchbox Plus IX. Invited Artist. Iron Blue Bottle, Stoneware
2013 Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, Hawaii. – Matchbox Plus VIII. Invited Artist. One Porcelain Bottle, Chun Glaze
2012 Hawaii Craftsmen 45th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition. One Stoneware Landscape Platter with oxides and textured design
Hawaii Craftsmen 45th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition. One Stoneware Platter with oxides and textured landscape design
2011 Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, Hawaii. – Matchbox Plus VII. Invited Artiist. One Porcelain Bottle, Chun Glaze.
Koa Art Gallery – Mixed Media Miniature Show. Invited Artist. Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii. One Porcelain Bottle, Chun Glaze
Cedar Street Galleries, Honolulu, Hawaii. – Matchbox Plus VII. Invited Artist. One Porcelain Bottle, Chun Glaze
Koa Art Gallery – Mixed Media Miniature Show. Invited Artist. Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. One Porcelain Bottle, Chun Glaze
2010 Hawaii Craftsmen Statewide Juried Annual Exhibition 2010. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Academy Arts Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. One Stoneware Platter with oxide brush landscape design.
  Raku Ho’olaule’a 2010 Exhibition. Hawaii Craftsmen Association. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Juried Exhibition. Raku Vase
  Invited Artist, The Pegge Hopper Gallery Honolulu, Hawaii. Group Exhibition, Choice Art 2. Three Stoneware Bottles
  Cedar Street Galleries Honolulu, Hawaii. – Matchbox Plus VI. Invited Artist. One Stoneware Wood Fired Altered Bowl. One Raku Bottle.
  Koa Art Gallery – Mixed Media Miniature Show. Invited Artist. Two Stoneware Vases. Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii.
2009 Matchbox Plus V
Cedar Street Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited Artist. Stoneware cover jar utilitarian, raku baby blue bottle.
  Choice 2
Pegge Hopper Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii, Invited Artist. Three stoneware bottles.
2007 Hawaii Craftsmen Statewide Juried Annual Exhibition.
Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Academy Arts Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Three stoneware bottles, one stoneware vase.
  Showcase 2007. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Two Stoneware vases, Slat fired with Chun glazes. 14″x12″.
  Noreen Naughton / Paul Nash. Iolani Gallery, Windward Community College, University of Hawaii. Tile of Sculptures: Bones to Earth. Stoneware Pottery, bottles and bowls.
2006 Hawaii Craftsmen 40th Anniversary Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Stoneware bottle, 12″x12″.
  Showcase 2006. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Stoneware vase, natural clay color, textured, 12″x12″, and stoneware platter, titled Landscape, high fire glazes and oxides, 14″ wide.
2005 Noreen Naughton - Window Series, Paul Nash - Bullet Forms. The Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. Two-person Exhibition. Installation Sculpture consisting of one hundred and six abstract bullet forms, 6″ to 50″ in height, fired to cone 5, natural stoneware, brown color.
  Showcase 2005. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Two-stoneware bottles, red kaki glaze, with rutile wash.
2004 Teacher/ Protégé Exhibition. Gallery Iolani, Windward Community College, University of Hawaii, Kaneohe, Hawaii. An eight-person exhibition. Four former students who are now professional artists exhibited their work next to their mentors. My former student was Cary Lathan, M.F.A., Ceramics, University of Hawaii, Manoa. I exhibited thirteen abstract platters, 20″ to 24″ in width, using overlapping high-fire stoneware glazes.
  Mixed Media Miniature Show – An Annual Invitational. Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. Stoneware bottle, 10″ in height, overlapping high fire stoneware glazes.
2003 Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce 25th Silver Anniversary Commitment to Excellence. Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Juried Exhibition. Stoneware bottle, red kaki Glaze, 13″ in height.
  Showcase 2003. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Stoneware bottle, 10″ in height, semi-matt glaze with copper brush design.
2002 System-wide Community College Faculty Art Exhibition. Gallery Iolani, Windward College. University of Hawaii, Kaneohe, Hawaii. Two wheel thrown altered sculpture, stoneware, 21″ in height x 6″ wide.
  Mixed Media Miniature Show – An Annual Invitational. Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. Wheel thrown stoneware bottle, kaki and Chun glazes, 6″ in height.
  "They say it's your Birthday: Happy 75th", Showcase 2002. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Wheel thrown bottle, 20″ in height, porcelain white slip design, wood-fired.
  East-West Ceramics Collaboration III. University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii. An international exchange in the ceramic arts, invited professional artists representing the Eastern and Western hemispheres. Participated in the tile decorating workshop, creating six stoneware tiles with slip engobes, 12″ x 12″.
  East- West Ceramics Exhibition III. University of Hawaii Art Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited Artist. Six stoneware tiles with slip engobes, 12″x12″.
2001 Raku Ho'olaule'a 2001, 25th Anniversary Exhibition. Hawaii Craftsmen Association. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Academy Art Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Juror's Award, Contemporary Award of Excellence. Raku Tea Bowl.
  Showcase 2001. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Hand built Stoneware platter, 18″ in width, overlapping Chun glazes, and wheel thrown bottle, overlapping copper red glazes. 8″ in height.
  Mixed Media Miniature Show – An Annual Invitational. Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. Wheel thrown stoneware bottle, 10″ in height, kaki glaze.
2000 to 2001 Selected into Marquis Who's Who in America--West--Ceramic Art Educator.
2000 Mixed Media Miniature Show – An Annual Invitational. Koa Gallery, Kapiolani Community College, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii. Stoneware bottle, wood ash glaze, 8" in height.
  Hawaii Craftsmen Statewide Juried Exhibition. Honolulu Academy of the Arts, Academy Arts Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Two stoneware bottles, 21" in height, boron semi-matt rutile glaze, and 12" in height, stony matt cobalt blue glaze.
  Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce 22nd Annual Art Exhibition, Amfac Exhibition Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Juried Exhibition. Two stoneware hand built platters, 22" in width, using boron and celadon base glazes.
  Raku Ho'olaule'a 2000 Juried Exhibition. Amfac Exhibition Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Raku bottle, white porcelain slip with clear crackle glaze, 13" in height.
  National Teaching Excellence Award. National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development, College of Education, University of Texas at Austin. May 31, 2000.
  International Biographical Center (IBC), Cambridge, England. Citation of Meritorious Achievement, 2000, Outstanding Artists and Designers of the 20th Century to Paul Leslie Nash in the Field of Ceramic Art on July 12, 2000.
1999 University of Hawaii Board of Regents' Award for Excellence in Teaching. Windward Community College. May 18, 1999.
  Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce 21st Annual Art Exhibition. Amfac Exhibition Center, Honolulu, Hawaii. Juried exhibition. Altered vase, high fired vanadium stony matt glaze.
  Two-Person Exhibit. Queen Emma Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii. One of a kind wheel thrown bottle forms, high fire reduction and wood fired, using overlapping stony matt glazes with oxides.
1997 Artists from XX Years, 1977-1997. Queen Emma Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii. Invited artist. Semi-matt black stoneware bottle.
1996 Sabbatical Exhibit. Windward Community College, Gallery Iolani, Kaneohe, Hawaii. Thirty clay forms, sculptural, hand built and thrown pottery, stoneware glazes, and salt fired.
1995 U.H. Faculty Art Show, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii. Two abstract slab construction fertility forms, high fire stoneware with glazes.
1994 Art Faculty Exhibit. Windward Community College, Gallery Iolani, Kaneohe, Hawaii. Ceramic forms, sculptural fertility shapes, and one of a kind abstract pottery.
1992 Raku Ho'olaule'a 1992 Juried Exhibition, Honolulu Hale Courtyard, Honolulu, Hawaii. Raku Bowl with oxides, 14" wide titled Weeds in the Sand.
1991 to 1992 A Cultural Exchange Joint Faculty Exhibit with Kagawa Junior College, Shikoku, Japan and Windward Community College. Kagawa Junior College Exhibition Room, May 31 June 15, 1991; RSK Plaza Building, Shikoku, Japan, July 3 7, 1991; Ramsey Gallery, Honolulu, Hawaii, September 5 27, 1991; Campus Center Gallery, University of HawaiiManoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, November 1 15, 1991; and the Exhibition Room of the Chancellor for the Community Colleges, Honolulu, Hawaii, January March, 1992. Fifteen ceramic forms, porcelain, stoneware and raku.
   
   
   
   
 
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