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educator , ceramic artist

Angelica Pozo, American Ceramic artist, educator. Fax: (216) 861-6566. E-mail: angelicapozo@earthlink.net. National Education Association regional artist fellow Arts Midwest, 1989-1990, individual artist fellow Ohio Arts Council, 1992-1993; recipient Robert Mann award for ceramics Cleveland Museum Art, 1993.

Background

Pozo, Angelica was born on February 17, 1954 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of Ruben and Julia (anglero) Pozo.

Education

Student, Moore College Art, 1973. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Alfred University, 1976. Master of Fine Arts, University Michigan, 1978.

Career

Artist-in-residence Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, since 1987. Minority scholar-in-residence, instructor Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1990. Artist-in-residence Manchester Craftsmen's Guild, Pittsburgh, 1995.

Artist Earthen Angel Ceramics, Cleveland, since 1990. Instructor Penland (North Carolina) School Crafts, 1994, 97, 99, Cleveland Institute Art, 1996. Memorial artist selection juror Cleveland Fireman's Association, 1994.

Selection panelist for individual artist fellowships Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, Baltimore, 1995, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus, 1995, West Virginia Commission on Arts, Charleston, 1996. Artist-in-residence Southwest Craft Center, San Antonio, 1997. Member selection panelist Oregon Arts Commission, Salem, 1997.

Achievements

  • Fax: (216) 861-6566. E-mail: angelicapozo@earthlink.net.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Principal works displayed in Cleveland Hopkin's Airport, Regional Transit Authority Station, 1993, Gund Arena, Cleveland, 1994, Waxter Center Senior Citizens, Baltimore, 1995, E. 9th Regional Transit Authority Station, Cleveland, 1996, University Hospitals Cleveland, 1997, Cleveland Marshall College Law Library., Cleveland, 1998, Ohio State University, Columbus, 2002. Co-author: The Penland Book of Ceramics: Master Classes in Ceramic Technique, 2003.

      Author: Making and Installing Handmade Tile, 2005, (chapter in book) Penland Book of Ceramics: Master Classes in Ceramics Technique, 2003.

Membership

Trustee Performers and Artists for Nuclear Disarmament, Cleveland, 1990-1993, Cleveland Council Cultural Affairs, 1994. Member National Council on Education of Ceramic Artists, International Sculpture Center, American Craft Council.

Connections

father:
Ruben Pozo

mother:
Julia (anglero) Pozo