EDUCATION

2011 Masters of Fine Arts in Ceramics, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

2007 Bachelors of Fine Arts, Ceramics, University of North Texas, Denton, TX


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2019 - Adjunct Professor, Ceramics 1, 3, 4, Kiln Building, Figure Drawing, Digital Art Marketing, Printmaking, Drawing 1,

Colorado Mountain College, Aspen, CO

Instructor, Beginning Wheel, The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO

2017-2019 Adjunct Professor, Handbuilding 1 & 2,  Mendocino College, Lakeport, CA

Adjunct Professor, Beginning Throwing & Sculpture 1, 2, & 3, Mendocino College, Ukiah, CA

Instructor, Handbuilding, Sculpture & Throwing, Calistoga Art Center, Calistoga, CA

2014-2016 Instructor, Ceramics IV, Soda Firing, Surface Design, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM 

2011 - 2013 Adjunct Professor, Ceramics 1, 2, & 3, Colorado Mountain College, Aspen, CO

Adjunct Professor, Ceramics 1 & 2, Colorado Mountain College, Rifle, CO (2012)

Instructor, Throwing, Surface Design, Tea Pots, The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO 

 2010 - 2011 Teaching Fellow, Ceramics 1,  University of North Texas, Denton,TX ( 2011)

Teaching Assistant, 2D & 3D Design Foundations University of North Texas, Denton, TX 


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018 - Archivist/Preparator, Soon3 Theater/Finneran Collection, Calistoga, CA 

2017 - 2019 Studio, Gallery, Website Manager, Cobb Mountain Art & Ecology Project, Cobb, CA 

2014 - 2016 Studio Director, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2011 - 2013 Studio Technician/Manager & Preparator, Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO (2012-2013)

Studio Technician, Colorado Mountain College, Aspen & Rifle, CO

RESIDENCIES

2016 - 2019 Cobb Mountain Arts & Ecology Project, Cobb, CA

2013 - 2014 Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2011 - 2013 The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO


WORKSHOPS & LECTURES

2019 Visiting Artist & Demonstrator, Western Wyoming Community College, Rock Springs, WY

2019 Demonstrating Artist, NCECA: FabLab, Minneapolis, MN

2018 Workshop Instructor, (Summer) Sonoma Community Center, Sonoma, CA

2018 Workshop Instructor, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2018 Workshop Instructor, (Winter) Sonoma Community Center, Sonoma, CA

2017 Visiting Artist, Panelist, & Demonstrator, Sacramento State College, Sacramento, CA

2017 Visiting Artist & Demonstrator, Calistoga Art Center, Calistoga, CA

2017 Visiting Artist & Demonstrator, College of the Redwoods, Eureka, CA

2016 Visiting Artist & Demonstrator, Mendocino College, Ukiah, CA

2015 Visiting Artist & Demonstrator, Collin County College, Plano, TX

2014 Visiting Artist & Guest Lecturer, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

2014 Visiting Artist & Demonstrator, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

2014 Visiting Artist & Guest Lecturer, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN

2013 Guest Speaker, Surface Design Workshop for Pottery Master Class, 

2013 Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2011 Visiting Artist, Lecturer & Demonstrator, Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO

COLLECTIONS

Garth Clark & Mark Delvecchio Collection, Santa Fe, NM

Cobb Mountain Art & Ecology Project, Cobb, CA

Ron Gallas Cup Library, St. Olaf’s College, Northfield, MN

Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

The Rosenfield Collection, Dallas, TX

The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO

Doug Casebeer Collection, Carbondale, CO

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Serotinee, Cobb Mountain Art & Ecology Project, Cobb, CA

2017 Vessels, Willits Center for the Arts, Willits, CA

2013 2nd Year Resident Exhibition, The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO

2012 1st Year Resident Exhibition, The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO

2011 New Traditionalism, (MFA Exhibition) Cora Stafford Gallery, University of North Texas, Denton, TX

2007 32 Wood Fired Pieces, (BFA Exhibition), Art Six, Denton, TX

2002 Untitled Show, The Brick House, Denton, TX


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019   American Pottery Festival, Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis, MN

2019   The Cup Show (invitational), Jacqueline Casey Hudgens Gallery, Duluth, GA

2018 Wichita National (invitational), Reuben Saunders Gallery, Wichita, KS

2018 Ceram-a-rama, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ

2017 Yunomi Invitational (invitational), AKAR, Iowa City, IA

2017 Reminisce: 50 Years of Art at Colorado Mountain College, CMC Aspen, CO

2016 ClayScope, KG&VO Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2016 Ceramic Selections from 25 Years of the Arrowmont A.I.R. Program (invitational), NCECA, Kansas City, MO

2015 Bloomer/Dominguez/Goodman, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2015 Santa Fe Clay Presents: La Mesa (invitational), NCECA Providence, RI

2014 Five Lines: 2013-14 A.I.R. Show, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2014 On The Horizon, (invitational) St. Petersburg Clay Co, St. Petersburg, FL 

2013 America's Clayfest, Juror: Richard Shaw, The Art League of Lincoln, Roseville, CA

2013 100 Teapots, Juror: Jeff Oestreich, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

2012 LBIF Annual Summer Exhibition, (invitational) LBIF, Loveladies, NJ

2012 C.C.A.H. Valley Visual, Carbondale Council on Arts & Humanities, Carbondale, CO

2011 From the Ground Up XV, Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces, NM

2011 Beyond the Brickyard, Juror: Paul Mathieu, The Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

2010 Un-Wedged, Juror: Andy Nasisse,Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA

2010 9 Bodies at 18 Hands, 18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX

2009 Texas Heat: University of North Texas Graduate Ceramics, St. Petersburg Clay, St. Petersburg, FL

2008 Crossroads: Ceramics Exchange, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS

2008 Beyond the Vessel: A South Texas Ceramic Showdown, South Texas College, McAllen, TX


PUBLICATIONS/ INTERVIEWS

2019 CMAEP Gallery, A La Française (Exhibition Statement), H. Bloomer

2018 CSUS, Library Gallery, Concurrent/Conventions:A Spectrum of Contemporary Ceramics, (Exhibition Statement), H.Bloomer

2015 Studio Potter, Summer/Fall vol, “Surface,” H. Bloomer IV

2015 Santa Fe Clay, 6 Under 36, (Exhibition Statement), H. Bloomer & N. Ribeiro

2014 iPotter: The Art of contemporary American Pottery, K. Hluch (eBook)

2014 Ceramics Monthly, April, Exhibitions: Exposure

2013 500 Teapots Vol. 2, Lark Crafts

2013 Ceramics Monthly, May, Exhibitions: Exposure

2011 Ceramics Monthly, February, Exhibitions: Exposure

2010 18 Hands Gallery, 9 Bodies 18 Hands (Exhibition Statement), H. Bloomer


AWARDS

2019 LEF Foundation Travel & Research Grant

2010 Texas Arts & Crafts Scholarship

2008 Toulouse Graduate School Masters & Doctoral Fellowship

2007 Nominee for Windgate Grant, University of North Texas

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2018 Curator, A La Française, Cobb Mountain Art & Ecology Project, Cobb, CA

2016 Co-Curator, The Figure in Clay, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2015 Assistant Curator, Cups: Hundreds of Cups!, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2015 Assistant Curator, Cobb/Jaszczak/Peltzman, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2015 Co-Curator, 6 Under 36, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2014 Assistant Curator, Get Set!, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2014 Assistant Curator, Greetings from North Carolina, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

2011 Assistant-Curator,  Decal-icious, The Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO