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K-State Ceramics Residency

K-State Ceramics Residency Program

SPRING 2017: Ashley Jonas

ashley jonas

FALL 2016: Kait Arndt

kait arndt

2015-16: Joanna Powell


2014-15: Margaret Haden


2013-14: Kyle Triplett  


2012-13: Kyla Toomey

Toomey mugs

2011-12: A.M. Martens

Martens Ikeda Gallery

2010-11: Clay Leonard

Leonard plates

Residency Information


Residency Term:  August 15 – July 31

Resident Artists are granted a one-year residency, and may be invited to stay for a second year.


  • 200+ sq/ft Private studio w/sink in K-State ceramics area
  • Teaching opportunities may become available but are not guaranteed – One to two sections of Intro to Ceramics for Non-Majors dependent upon enrollment.
  • Exhibition opportunities on and off campus
  • There is no monetary compensation for this position, other than potential adjunct teaching opportunities.


  • 5 hrs/week work exchange covers all clay and glaze materials/firings
  • Participation in graduate critiques 
  • Occasional demonstrations for under graduate ceramic courses
  • Artist in residence is responsible for all personal living expenses


  • Applicant must have a Master of Fine Art degree


Application Deadline: April 15th
All applications must be submitted by email to 
amysanto@ksu.edu and include the following materials:

  • Current resume
  • Artist Statement
  • List of 2 references with phone numbers and email addresses
  • PDF portfolio of 10 images of recent work to include title, date, medium, and size for each image (under 20MB)