Lalana Fedorschak
Curriculum vitae

 

Education

MFA Candidate · Ceramics · 2018 – 2021 · Ohio University

Post-Baccalaureate Study · Ceramics · 2017 – 2018 · Indiana University Southeast

Bachelor of Fine Art · Ceramics · 2016 · Northern Arizona University
· Magna cum laude
· Dean’s List 2012-2016
· Member of the National Society of Leadership and Success

 

Professional Experience

2018 · Southern Crossings Pottery Festival Volunteer
PLAY · Louisville, KY
· Assisted artists with display tear-down and helped facilitate the empty bowls fundraiser event

2017 · Empty Bowls Fundraiser Volunteer
Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN
· Made bowls and helped orchestrate the Empty Bowls Fundraiser Sale, which raised over $1,400 for the Emergency Food Pantry on campus

2016 · Conference Volunteer
National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts · Kansas City, MO
· Assisted in the clay FabLab orchestrating an interactive clay project

2015 · Featured Artist
The Indigo Art Market at the Green Room · Flagstaff, AZ
· Displayed handmade wares on the main stage at Flagstaff’s Green Room

2015 · Curator
The International Building, Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ
· Curated the student show From Earth to Institution

2015 · Gallery Intern
Flagstaff Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery and Collective (FMAC) · Flagstaff, AZ
· Assisted with hanging and setup, lighting, labeling/logging, promoting and selling artwork

2014 · Guest Artist
Cochise Community College · Douglas, AZ
· Gave demonstrations and presentations for ceramics students at Cochise College
· Assisted with the Annual Pit Fire Festival

2013 · Gallery Attendant
Vigraha Sacred Art Gallery · Prescott, AZ
· Set up displays, wrote information labels, made sales, and cleaned this Asian art gallery

2012 and 2013 · Production Assistant
Steven McGovney Design Studio · Prescott, AZ
· Worked for local independent artist Steven McGovney
· Recreated layered metal earring designs

 

Exhibitions

2018

Twin Cups: National Ceramics Exhibition” · Potter Fine Arts Gallery · Missouri Western State University · St. Joseph, MO
Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition” · Barr Gallery · Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN

2017

GravitySolo Exhibition · The SpaceLab · Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN
Bread and Roses” · Arts Council of Southern Indiana · New Albany, IN

2016

Bachelor of Fine Art Show · Beasley Art Gallery · Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ
Professional Fine Art Competition · Arizona State Fair · Phoenix, AZ
Student Juried Show · Beasley Art Gallery · Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ
Junior Sculpture Show · Beasley Art Gallery · Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ

2015

It’s Elemental” · Coconino Center for the Arts · Flagstaff, AZ
From Earth to Institution” · The International Building · NAU · Flagstaff, AZ
Third Side of the Coin: A Modern Surrealist Exhibition” · FMAC · Flagstaff, AZ
Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire” · FMAC, Flagstaff, AZ
The Collective Exhibition” · FMAC · Flagstaff, AZ
Selected Student Show · Beasley Art Gallery · Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ
Steamroller Prints: “Under Pressure” · Beasley Art Gallery · Flagstaff, AZ

2014

Cochise College Pit Fire Show · Douglas Center for the Arts · Douglas, AZ
Student Juried Show · Beasley Art Gallery · Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ
Flora and Fauna” · Upper Floor Gallery · Jerome, AZ

 

Awards

2018 · Chancellor’s Purchase Award 
“Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition” · Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN

2016 · Second Place (Wood Arts)
Professional Fine Art Exhibition · Arizona State Fair · Phoenix, AZ

2016 · Work Study Scholarship
Penland School of Crafts · Spruce Pine, NC

2016 · Markell Brooks Scholarship
Anderson Ranch Arts Center · Snowmass Village, CO

2016 · Dick Beasley Memorial Art Scholarship
College of Arts and Letters · Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

2015/16 · Sedona Hopi Show Scholarship
College of Arts and Letters · Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

2014 · Best in Show · Student Juried Show
Beasley Art Gallery · Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ

2012/16 · Regents High Honor Tuition Waiver
Arizona Board of Regents Merit Scholarship · Phoenix, AZ

2011 · Harvard Junior Award
Merit Scholarship · Prescott High School, Prescott, AZ

 

Workshops and Conferences Attended

2018 · Matt Mitros · Visiting Artist
· Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN

2018 · National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) · Conference
· Presentations, demonstrations, and lectures · Pittsburgh, PA

2017 · Didem Mert · Visiting Artist
· Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN

2017 · Material Histories Symposium
· Ohio University · Athens, OH

2017 · Ryan Mandell · Workshop
· CNC Router Workshop · Indiana University Southeast · New Albany, IN

2017 · National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) · Conference
· Presentations, demonstrations, and lectures · Portland, OR

2016 · David Hiltner · Visiting Artist
· Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ

2016 · National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) · Conference
· Presentations, demonstrations, and lectures · Kansas City, MO

2016 · Deb Schwartzkopf · Visiting Artist
· Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ

2015 · Justin Lambert · Visiting Artist
· Northern Arizona University · Flagstaff, AZ

2015 · Adrian Arleo · Workshop
“Coil-building the Figure in a Two-Day Reduction Sauce” · The Clay Studio of Missoula · Missoula, MO

2015 · National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) · Conference
· Presentations, demonstrations, and lectures · Providence, RI

2015 · Joe Bova · Visiting Artist
· Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

2014 · Forrest Lesch-Middelton · Visiting Artist
· Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

2013 · Bede Clarke · Visiting Artist
· Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

 

Publications

Castillo, Jacqueline. “The Spark: Lalana Fedorschak.” The Lumberjack 3 March 2016: I6-I7. Print. Web.

 

International Travel

2017 · India · Chennai, Mahabalipuram, Tiruvannamalai, Aurangabad, Ajanta, Shirdi, Calcutta, Varanasi, Jaipur, Rishikesh, Delhi
2012 · Peru · Cusco, Lima, Iquitos
2006 · Europe · Germany · France · the Netherlands · U.K. · Belgium · Switzerland · Austria, Czech Republic · Italy · Monaco
2001 · India · Tiruvannamalai, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Kanyakumari, Bangalore, Shirdi

 

References

References and contact information available upon request.