Danny Crocco Ceramic Sculpture

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Danny Crocco
drcclay@yahoo.com
​Education
2014 MFA: University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
2007 BFA: Concentration in Ceramics Minor-Spanish: Georgia Southern
University, Statesboro, GA

Employment
2014-present Adjunct Instructor: Central Piedmont Community
College, Charlotte NC
Ceramics I, Ceramics II,Ceramics III,Ceramics IV, Ceramics Studio,
Ceramics Continuing Education, Art Appreciation, STEM Experience 3-D
Printing
2015-present Adjunct instructor Cleveland Community College, Shelby NC
Ceramics I,Ceramics II, Sculpture I
2015 Adjunct Instructor: South Piedmont Community College, Monroe NC
3-D Design
2014 Studio Technician: University of South Carolina
2013-2014 Instructor of Record: University Of South Carolina
Ceramics I
2011,2013 Graduate Instructional Assistant: University Of South Carolina
Ceramics II, Introduction to Photography
2010-11 Graduate Studio Assistant: University of South Carolina
2009 Ceramics Assistant: Peter’s Valley Craft Center Layton NJ
2008 Resident Potter: Hickory Flat Pottery Clarkesville, GA

Residencies
2012 Tainan National University of The Arts: Tainan, Taiwan
2009 University of Montevello: Montevello, AL

Publications
2013 “Riding the Wave: 30+ Years firing the Peter's Valley Anagama”
Sally D.Francisco Gallery Layton, NJ; Catalog, Review: NY Times
2011 MFA Factor: Ceramics Monthly, March issue

Presentations
2012 “Contemporary American Ceramics” Tainan National University of
the Arts: Tainan, Taiwan
“Taiwanese and Japanese Contemporary Ceramics” ; University of
South Carolina: Columbia, SC
2011 "Deep Fried Clay and Other Stories": Wood-fire Tasmania
Conference; Deloraine, Tasmania, Australia
Visiting Artist: McNeese State University, Lake Charles LA

Awards/Scholarships
2014 Graduate Studio Research Award, University of South Carolina
“Honorable Mention” Annual Student Juried Exhibition University of
South Carolina
2013 “Best of Show” Workhouse Clay National, Workhouse Arts
Center,Lorton VA
2011 Travel award to Tasmania Wood-fire Conference, USC Graduate
School and USC Art Department
2007 Betty Foy Sanders Art Scholarship

Solo Shows
2016 "DigAlogue - a dialogue between the digital and analog in
clay", Hyman Fine Arts Center Gallery, Francis Marion University, Florence SC
2014 "Re: Construct", McMaster Gallery, University of South Carolina,
Columbia, SC
2013 "Dust to Dust", Piedmont College, GA
“Lost/Found”, McMaster Student Gallery, Columbia, SC
2011 “Chairs”, McMaster Student Gallery, Columbia, SC
2008 The Annex, Statesboro, GA
2007 Kalmanson Gallery, Swainsboro, GA
CS Gallery, Statesboro, GA
2004 “Seeing in Squares”, DK Arts, Statesboro, GA

Group and Juried Shows
2015 Faculty Show CPCC, Charlotte, NC
“Carolinas Got Art” Elder Gallery, Charlotte, NC
2014 “Art Fields” Lake City South Carolina
2013 “Riding the Wave: 30+ Years firing the Peters Valley Anagama”
Sally D.Francisco Gallery Layton, NJ; Catalog, Review: NY Times
“100 x 100” Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC
“Workhouse Clay National”, Workhouse Arts Center,Lorton VA
AWARD: Best of Show
2012 “Dachi 66” , Koji Pottery Museum, Chiayi, Taiwan
“American Ceramics in Taiwan”, Jan Shiuan Art Center Kaohshiung
City, Taiwan
2011 “Studio works”, Spartanburg Art Museum, Spartanburg SC
“We're Stoked They're Stoked”, Artifacts Gallery, Delorain,
Tasmania, Australia
“Peter’s Valley Clayworks”, Moscow, PA
“USC Ceramics: Creation and Innovation” Francis Marion
University, Florence SC
2010 “8 Fluid Ounces”, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
“Objects of Virtue”, Walnutgrove, CA
“USC Ceramics Now!”, Columbia, SC
2009 Piedmont College, Demorest, GA
2008 Lyndon House Annual Juried Show, Athens, GA
2007 Gallery 33 West, Statesboro, GA
College Juried Exhibition, The Art Place Atlanta, GA
Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition, AWARD 3rd Place
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA
Salon de Refuse, Clayton Street Gallery, Athens, GA
Georgia Southern in Atlanta, Board of Regents, Atlanta, GA
2006 Glazed Over Ceramic Exhibition, Averit Center for the Arts,
Legends Gallery, Statesboro, GA
Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition, Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA, AWARD Honorable Mention
Salon de Refuse, Clayton Street Gallery, Athens, GA
Lyndon House Annual Juried Show, Athens, GA
2005 “Foro Común, Día de los Muertos”, Universidad Veracruzana,
Xalapa, México
Arts Festival, Cornelia, GA, AWARD 3rd Place 2-D
Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition, Georgia Southern University
2004 Arts Festival, Cornelia, GA, AWARD Honorable Mention 2-D
Danny Crocco Ceramic Sculpture