Emily Souers

Education

2012-2017

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ceramics and Creative Writing, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Exhibitions of Work

2015

In Transition: Juried Ceramic Exhibition, Richard J. Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Modulation: Juried Ceramic Exhibition, Richard J. Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2014

Sculpture End of Semester Exhibition, Volker Sculpture Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Sculpture End of Semester Exhibition, Volker Sculpture Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2013

Sculpture End of Semester Exhibition, Volker Sculpture Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Foundation End of Semester Exhibition, West Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2012

Foundation End of Semester Exhibition, West Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Marwen Lab Exhibition, Berkowitz Gallery, 833 North Orleans St, Chicago, IL

2011

Marwen Lab Exhibition, Berkowitz Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010

Marwen Lab Exhibition, Berkowitz Gallery, Chicago, IL

Professional Experience

2016

Teaching Assistant: Digital Design and Fabrication for the Artist, Richard J. Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2015

Teaching Assistant: Digital Design and Fabrication for the Artist, Richard J. Stern Ceramics Building, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

Assistant Teaching Artist: Statues and Statuettes, Marwen, Chicago IL

Artist Intern, Brett Reif Studio, Studios Inc., Kansas City, MO

2014

Assistant Teaching Artist: Bridge it! – Sculpture and Installation Foundations, Marwen, Chicago IL

2013

Aspiring Artist Intern, Redmoon, Chicago, IL

Assistant Teaching Artist: Sculptures in Flight, Marwen, Chicago IL

2012

Family Programs Intern, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Student Designer, Capstone Program: Design to Print, Marwen and Spudnik Press, Chicago, IL

Ambassador, Student Advisory Board, Marwen, Chicago, IL

2011

Family Programs Intern, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Ambassador, Student Advisory Board, Marwen, Chicago, IL

2010

Family Programs Intern, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Honors and Awards

2012-2017            Merit Award Scholarship, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2014                        Dean’s List, Kansas City Art Institute

2013                         Dean’s List, Kansas City Art Institute

2012                        Young Arts Honorable Mention Award

Volunteer Experience

2016

Volunteer, National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, Kansas City, MO