Stefanie Smith Ceramics



Curriculum Vitae

 

Education

2011 Haliburton School of The Arts, Ceramics Certificate
Haliburton ON
2007

Memorial University of Newfoundland, BFA Visual
(President’s List 2005-2007)

Corner Brook, NL
     
 

Solo Exhibitions

 
2015 Clearing the Ashes, The Annex Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador
St. John's NL
   
 

Group Exhibitions

2016 Vessels for Flowers, Raymond's Restaurant,
Invitational Group Exhibition curated by Alexis Templeton
St. John's NL
2016 44th Annual Juried Members Exhibition, Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2016 Paintings for Pukaha, Pukaha Mount Bruce National Wildlife Centre
Mount Bruce, New Zealand
2015 43rd Annual Juried Members Exhibition, Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2015 22 for 22, The Annex Gallery, Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2014 The Great Mug Spectacular, Jonathon Bancroft-Snell Gallery
London ON
2014 30 Under 30 (juried), Silence Auction/Exhibition, The Gardiner Museum
Toronto ON
2014 Cool Craft, The Annex Gallery, Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2014 Comfort & Joy (juried), Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2014 42nd Annual Juried Members Exhibition, Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2014 The Owls Are Not What They Seem, The Dart Gallery
Dartmouth NS
2014  Nesting (juried), Main Gallery, Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2013  41st Annual Members Exhibit (juried), Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2013  Tour de Force, The Jonathon Bancroft-Snell Gallery,
London ON
2012 Comfort & Joy (juried), Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2012 40th Annual Members Exhibit (juried), Main Gallery,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2012 Reflections on Cod, Five Island Gallery
Tors Cove NL
2011 Threshold, Haliburton School of The Arts
Haliburton ON
   
 

Awards, Grants, & Scholarships

2016 Heather Stone Award for Best New Product, Provincial Craft Wholesale Show
St. John's NL
2015 City of St. John's Arts Grant
St. John's NL
2015 Professional Artist Project Grant, Newfoundland & Labrador Arts Council
St. John's NL
2014

Best Booth Award,
Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Craft Wholesale Show

St. John's NL
2013 Award for Excellence in Craft for Innovation and Design,
Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2013 Award for Excellence in Craft for Exceptional Achievement by a Young Craftsperson, Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
St. John's NL
2013 Artist Travel Grant, Newfoundland & Labrador Arts Council
NL
2012 Best New Product Award, Craft Council of Newfoundland & Labrador
39th Annual Christmas Craft Fair
St. John's NL
2012 City of St. John's Arts Grant
St. John's NL
2012 Highest Academic Achievement in Ceramics, Fleming College
Haliburton ON
   
 

Collections

 
2015 Provincial Art Bank, The Rooms
Newfoundland & Labrador
     
 

Residencies

 
2016 New Zealand Pacific Studio
Masterton, New Zealand
2015 Mountain Seas Arts
Flinders Island TAS, Australia
2012-
2015
Quidi Vidi Village Plantation Craft Business Incubation Program
St. John's NL
     
 

Specialized Training & Workshops

2016 "Focus to Form" with Heather Smit
St. John's NL
2016 "Advanced Raku: Lustres and Copper Mats" with Michael Sheba
Haliburton School of the Arts (credit course)
Haliburton ON
2015

"Advanced Raku: Naked Raku" with Michael Sheba
Haliburton School of the Arts (credit course)

Haliburton ON
2014 “Clay Meets Surface” with Malley Weber
St. John's NL
2014 “From Flat to Form” with Katrina Chaytor
St. John's NL
2014 “Expressive Shapes” with Deborah Schwartzkopf
St. John's NL
2014 “Raku Basic” with Michael Sheba,
Haliburton School of the Arts (credit course)
Haliburton ON
2013 “Alternative Firing Surfaces Conference” Potter's Council
Minneapolis MN
2013 “Smoke, Fume & Fire” with Louise Pentz
Avondale NL
2011 Robin Hopper Workshop, Sheridan College
Oakville ON
   
 

Public Commissions & Collections

2013-
2015
City of St. John's Tourism Awards
St. John's NL
   
 

Memberships & Associations

2015-
Present
Fusion - The Ontario Clay & Glass Association
ON
2012-
Present
Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador - Marketing Member, Standards Approved
NL
2012-
Present
Newfoundland & Labrador Crafts of Character -Approved
NL