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Jonathan Stein



2017 MFA Ceramics, Utah State University, Logan, UT

2012 BFA Ceramics, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY

Professional Experience

2022 Resident Artist, Red Lodge Clay Center, Red Lodge Montana

2019-Current Education Director, Queen City Clay, Cincinnati, OH

2017-2019 Lecturer, State University of New York, Oneonta, NY

2017-2019, Clay Studio Manager, The Smithy, Cooperstown, NY

2017 Resident Artist, Buffalo Creek Art Center, Gardnerville, Nevada

2016 Resident Artist, Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada

2015-2017 Treasurer, Ceramics Guild, Utah State University

2014-2017 Graduate Assistant, Dora Eccles Arts Access Program, Utah State University

2014-2017 Graduate Instructor of Record, Utah State University

2012-2014 Two Chamber Wood Kiln Construction, Kelly Road, Burlington, KY (Collaboration with Gil Stengel)

2012-2014 Studio Coordinator, Visionaries & Voices, Cincinnati, OH

2005-2014 Instructor & Studio Technician, Queen City Clay, Cincinnati, OH

2009-2010 President, NKU Ceramic & Sculpture Society

2009-2012 Ceramics Work Study, Northern Kentucky University

2009 Summer Intern, Potter Fujimi Tsunichi san, Bizen, Japan


Exhibitions & Presentations

2024 Small Favors, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

2023 Philadelphia Museum of art craft show, Philadelphia, PA

2023 Flowery City Pottery Invitational, Rochester, NY

2023 Wichita Ceramics National, Reuben Saunders Gallery, Wichita, KS

2023 The will of the Kiln, New England Wood Fire Conference, New Haven, CT

2023 Pitcher Perfect 3, Good Earth Pottery, Tacoma Washington

2023 Rites and Responsibilities, 2 person NCECA Exhibition, Happen Inc., Cincinnati OH

2023 Ebb and Flow, NCECA Exhibition, Kennedy Heights Art Center, Cincinnati, OH 

2023 Queen City Survey, NCECA Exhibition, Queen City Clay, Cincinnati, OH

2023 Southern Crossing Pottery Invitational, Louisville, KY

2022 Flaura, Fauna, Fiction, Wildfire Studios, Missoula, MT
2022 12th Annual Clay International, Workhouse Art Center, Lorton, VA

2022 Earthly Delights, NCECA concurrent exhibition, Sacramento, CA 2022 Raise a Toast II, Edwadsville Art Center, Edwardsville IL

2021 Side Hustle, Martindell Gallery Cincinnati, OH

2020 Serve it up, Clay Art Vegas, Las Vegas NV

2020 Influential, Caza Sikes Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2020 Pottery Palooza, Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN

2019 Full Circle, Two Person Show, Queen City Clay, Cincinnati, OH

2018 Collaborations, The Cherry Branch Gallery, Cherry Valley, NY

2018 Relatable, The Smithy Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

2018 Cascade, Two Person Show, SUNY Corning Community College, Corning, NY

2018 Phase Change, Solo Exhibition, Hunter Gallery, Providence, RI

2018 Coffee Invitational, Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA

2018 Atmospheric, Clay Center of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

2018 Last Call III, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN

2017 Point of Inflection, Projects Gallery, Logan, UT

2016 Train Kiln Exhibition, International Wood Fire Conference, Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL

2016 Whiskey Til Dawn, Coffee Til Dusk, Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada

2016 Tabletop, The Art League, Alexandria, VA

2016 Cheers, Medelta, Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada

2016 Last Call, Companion Gallery, Humboldt, TN

2014 Feral Heart Animal Magic, Curator, Visionaries and Voices, Cincinnati, OH

2013 Pottery Palooza, Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN

2013 Intimate Objects, Red Tree Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2012 American Potters with Japanese influence, Ako, Japan

2012 Cincinnati Art Museum ,Demonstrating Visiting Artist, Cincinnati, OH

2010 Small Scale Kiln Construction Workshop,  Demonstrating Visiting Artist,, Louisville Clay Club, Louisville, KY

2010 Diversities in Clay, South Gate House, Newport, KY



2023 Ceramics Monthly Emerging Artist

2016 Ellen Eccles Ceramic Scholarship, Utah State University

2015 Graduate Enhancement Award, Utah State University

2014-2017 Non-Resident Tuition Award, Utah State University

2014 Best in Show, Crafting for a Cause, Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN

2008-2011 Merit Scholarship (Awarded Annually), Visual Arts Department, Northern Kentucky University

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