The Post Baccalaureate Opportunity in Ceramics at IU Southeast provides students who have completed undergraduate studies at a school other than IUS the chance to build their portfolio so they can reach the next phase of their careers.
Students from IUS Ceramics have been accepted into graduate programs such as: IU Bloomington, UMASS Dartmouth, University of Colorado Boulder, Ohio University, University of Alabama, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, University of Nebraska Lincoln, West Virginia University, University of Florida, Georgia State University, University of Wisconsin Madison, Virginia Commonwealth University and others.
The deadline for applications is April 15th, 2023.
Post-bacc students will:
-take 1 credit of FINA-S 561: Graduate Ceramics during both semesters.
-have their own studio space in the Ceramics Studio.
-have materials and firing supplied (within reason).
-have 24/7 access to the studio, kilns, etc.
-mount an exhibition of their work in the SpaceLab.
-participate in advanced level Program-wide critiques.
-participate in the community of the Ceramics studio.
Applications must include:
– Cover Letter, explaining why you want to be a post-baccalaureate student at IUS Ceramics
– Artist Statement
– 10-20 images of your work, with corresponding image description list. Images should be saved as JPEG files, at least 800 pixels in the narrow dimension at 72 dpi (ex. 1200 x 800, 1250 x 800, etc)
– Contact information for two professional references
– Please use the subject line “Post Bacc application – [your name]” on the email
Email application materials and/or questions to:
Brian Harper, Associate Professor of Fine Art, Ceramics Area Head – email@example.com
IUS Ceramics Faculty:
Former Resident Artists at IUS Ceramics:
We have an active visiting artist program, usually hosting 2-3 artists per year. Recent Visiting Artists include: Joe Pintz, Didem Mert, Malcolm Mobutu Smith, Sunshine Cobb, Martha Grover, Ngozi-Omeje Ezema, Lindsay Oesteritter, and Donté Hayes.
Check out the full list of Visiting Artists.