Brett McElmurry

145 NW Larry Street #3  ● Pullman, WA 99163 ● 432.978.4288 ●  brett.mcelmurry at wsu dot edu

 

Education

Washington State University

Graduate Student in Fine Art 2017-2019, Pullman, Washington

University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art 2012, Odessa, Texas

 

Experience

Instructor of Record, 2019 Sculpture, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington

Instructor of Record, 2018 Intro to Ceramics, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington

Instructor of Record, 2018 3D Design, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington

Teaching Assistant, 2017 Art History, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington

Lab Tech, 2009-2012 Ceramics, Sculpture, Printmaking University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Odessa, Texas

 

Recent Exhibitions and Shows

MFA Thesis 2019 Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Pullman, WA, (Upcoming) 2019

FALL Little Pink House Gallery, Genesee, ID, 2018

Rites / Rituals Washington State University Gallery 2, Pullman, Washington, 2018

[IN]TENSION (Solo Show) Washington State University Gallery 2, Pullman, Washington, 2018

Collision Stray Galleries, Moscow, Idaho, 2018

WSU X UI Ridenbaugh Gallery, Moscow, Idaho, 2018

Memento Mentori Washington State University Gallery 2, Pullman, Washington, 2017

3x3x3 Kamiposi Art Gallery, Midland, Texas, 2017

Midland Arts Association Spring Show Midland College, Midland, Texas, 2017

 

Affiliations

Vice-President, Pyromaniacs Clay Club, WSU, 2017-present

Member, National Council on Education of the Ceramic Arts, 2012-present

Volunteer, National Council on Education of the Ceramic Arts Conference, 2015-2017

Member, Student Arts Association at UTPB, 2009-2012

 

Awards

Sidney and Pansy Siler Graduate Fellowship, WSU, 2018

1st Place in 3D, Midland Arts Association Spring Show, 2017

1st Place in 3D, Midland Arts Association Fall Juried Exhibit, 2015

William A King Art Scholarship winner, UTPB, 2011

 

Community Service

Pots n Prints (NEA backed outreach) 2017

Empty Bowls Project, Ector County 2006-2017