Heather Mae Erickson
Heather Mae Erickson is the new Assistant Professor of Ceramics and Studio Art at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina.
http://www.wcu.edu/academics/departments
http://www.wcu.edu/academics/departments

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Two works by Heather Mae were recently acquired by the Museum of Art and Design. New York, NY
http://www.madmuseum.org/

Heather Mae is a member of the International Academy of Ceramics, the main organization representing the interests of ceramists worldwide. Its membership consists primarily of individual makers, supported by writers and critics, private collectors, museum and gallery curators, educational institutions and ceramic centers.
http://www.aic-iac.org/

Heather Mae Erickson Ceramic Design will be at the Youth Arts Festival at the Jackson County Green Energy Park with her students from Western Carolina University. Hope to see you there with your little ones!
http://www.jcgep.org/youth-arts.html#.U_
http://www.jcgep.org/studio-pottery.html

Robert Turner Teaching Fellowship Exhibition Catalogue from Alfred
http://issuu.com/SoAD.NYSCC.Alfred/docs/

Heather's Art Axis page was recently updated. Check it out!
http://artaxis.org/ceramics/erickson_hea

Juried Exhibition
"Ready Set: Contemporary Table Ware" Curated/Juried by Heather Mae Erickson. Lillstreet Art Center
http://lillstreetgallery.com/ready-set/

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions, Auctions and Dining Events

2014

Upcoming Solo Exhibition at Penland School of Crafts. Penland, NC
"Pick Mix / All Sorts Collection" (Sept 19-October 16, 2014)
http://penland.org/gallery/focus-gallery

"Transformation 9: Contemporary Works in Ceramics, the Elizabeth R. Raphael Founders' Prize"
Society for Contemporary Craft. Pittsburgh, PA
Exhibition Dates: April 14-January 2015
(continuing on to second location TBD)
http://www.contemporarycraft.org/SCC/Cur
Digital Catalogue (also in print):
http://issuu.com/contemporarycraft/docs/
One of many reviews:
http://www.ceramicsnow.org/post/86393917

"Cup: The Intimate Object X." Charlie Cummings Gallery. Gainsville, FL
http://claylink.com/zen/

“Art of the Cup,” Ogden Museum of Southern Art at the University of New Orleans. New Orleans, LA
http://www.ogdenmuseum.org/index.html

Annual Auction "Art Mix" Friday, September 19th at The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art. Boulder, CO
http://bmoca.org/programs/special-events

“Composed,” 5 courses X 20 guests X group of functional artists collaborating with executive chef Derik Moran of Dakota Jazz Club & Restaurant, arranged by ceramic artists Nick Moen http://www.nickmoen.com/ and David Swenson. October 9th, 2014, tickets to dine $85 and include one drink/wine pairing. Minneapolis, MN
http://www.dakotacooks.com/restaurant-ba

“Crafted,” featured in The Store at The Society of Contemporary Craft. Pittsburgh, PA
http://www.contemporarycraft.org/SCC/cer

2015

(Untitled, exhibition in the works), curated by Molly Hatch. Red Star Belger Center. Kansas City, MI (Oct 2015-Jan2016)
about the curator: http://www.mollyhatch.com/

Gallery Expo Artist at upcoming NCECA Portland convention for Clay Art Center (Port Chester, NY)
NCECA: http://nceca.net/
Clay Art Center: http://www.clayartcenter.org/THE_SHOP_AT

Highlighted Artist in Book and Magazines

Upcoming Book 2015:
New Ceramic Surface Design Handbook, 2015, Molly Hatch

2014 Magazine Inclusions:
Ceramics Monthly. Upfront: "Heather Mae Erickson: Ceramics" exhibition at Penland. October Issue

Ceramics Monthly, February 2014 Spotlight on The Intersection of Studio Ceramics with the Design World.
http://ceramicartsdaily.org/ceramics-mon

American Craft Magazine. Revolve Place Setting.
http://craftcouncil.org/magazine

Ceramic Bible, Tools and Techniques for Contemporary Maker, Louisa Taylor, September 2011 (pg 100-101)
http://www.louisataylorceramics.blogspot

Upcoming Workshops & Intensive College Courses

Workshops 2015
Arrowmont School of Crafts. Mold Making Workshop. Gatlinburg, TN
May 31-June 6, 2015
http://www.arrowmont.org/

MudFire Clay. Decatur, GA (Dates TBD)
www.mudfire.com