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J. Amber Egbert

jamberegbert@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

2016 MFA, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

Studio Arts

1998 BS, Utah State University, Logan, UT

Music Therapy

1994 AAS, Brigham Young University Idaho, Rexburg, ID

Music Performance

 

EXHIBITIONS

2018

BDAC Statewide Competition:  Annual Juried Exhibition, Bountiful Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT

Box Show:  Group Exhibition, Anderson Art Gallery, Provo Library, UT

2017

Softening the Boundaries:  Solo Exhibition, Art Access Gallery, Salt Lake City UT

Kindred: Celebrating our Ancestors: National Juried Exhibition, Annemarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center, Dowell, MD

Face of Utah Sculpture XIII: Annual Juried Sculpture Exhibition, Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley, UT

Art of Our Century: Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodbury Art Museum, Orem, UT

Clay Arts Utah: Juried Ceramics Exhibition, Gallery 2901, Salt Lake City, UT

Faculty Show: Annual Exhibition, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, UT

2016

Stories on Clay:  National Juried Ceramics Exhibition, Morean Center for Clay, St. Petersburg, FL

UNF International Juried Ceramic Exhibition:  University of North Florida Gallery, Jacksonville, FL

Pattern, Ritual and Thresholds:  MFA Solo Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 303, BYU, Provo, UT

The True Nature of Emotions (4-person show), Ogden Union Station Gallery, Ogden, UT

Art of Our Century: Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodbury Art Museum, Orem, UT

Faculty Show: Annual Exhibition, Gallery 303, BYU, Provo, UT

2015

It’s Only Clay:  National Juried Ceramics Exhibition, Watermark Art Center, Bemidji, MN

Off the Table: National Juried Ceramics Exhibition, MWSU, Saint Joseph, MO

Finding Balance (4-person show), Art Access Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

Allegory & Narrative (3-person show), Sears Art Museum Gallery, Saint George, UT

91st Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Fine Art, Springville, UT

Art of Our Century: Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodbury Art Museum, Orem, UT

Unearthed:  A Solo Exhibition, Gallery 303 (foyer), BYU, Provo, UT

Escalante Resonance 2015:  BYU Group Art Installation, Escalante, UT

The Hand and Tradition:  A Dialogue with Acoma Pottery (8-Person Show), Harold B. Lee Library, BYU, Provo, UT

Mahew Exhibition, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, UT

B-66 2nd Annual 3D Art Exhibition, B.F. Larsen Gallery, Provo UT

Annual Student Show, B.F. Larsen Gallery, BYU, Provo, UT

2014

Myths & Legends: National Juried Exhibition, Annemarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center, Dowell, MD

Art of Our Century: Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodbury Art Museum, Orem, UT

29th Annual Spiritual and Religious Exhibition, Springville Museum of Fine Art, Springville, UT

Third Annual Solo Cup Benefit Exhibition, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

Radiant Orchid Project: A Group Public Art Installation, Provo Towne Centre Mall, Provo, UT

Mahew Exhibition, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, UT

B-66 1st Annual 3D Art Exhibition, B.F. Larsen Gallery, Provo UT

Annual Student Show, B.F. Larsen Gallery, BYU, Provo, UT

2013

Vase Forms: Juried National Ceramics Exhibition, Arts Alliance/Studio 101, Woodstock, GA

Biomimicry: A Juried Group Exhibition, Art Access Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

89th Annual Spring Salon, Springville Museum of Fine Art, Springville, UT

Mahew Exhibition, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, UT

Cup: A Group Exhibition, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, UT

Annual Student Show, B.F. Larsen Gallery, BYU, Provo, UT

Clay Time: A Group Exhibition, Gallery 303, BYU, Provo, UT

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2016-Present

Adjunct Faculty, Brigham Young University, Department of Art.  Courses include:  ART 133, 3D Design; ART 105, Introduction to Ceramics

2012-2016

Graduate Teaching Instructor, Brigham Young University, Department of Art. Courses include: ART 105, Introduction to Ceramics

2008-2011

Communtiy Education Instructor, Utah Valley University. Courses include: Ceramics

 

AWARDS/GRANTS/SCHOLARSHIPS

2015-2016 Graduate Research Fellowship, Graduate Studies, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

2015 Honorable Mention, Brigham Young University, Annual Student Show, Provo, UT

2014 Laycock Grant, Laycock Center for Creative Collaboration, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

2013 First Place, Brigham Young University, Mahew Exhibition, Provo, UT

2012-2015 Graduate Scholarship, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

 

ASPIRATIONS

I plan continued growth as a studio artist through the creation of art, through participation in juried exhibitions and solo/group shows, and through research and travel opportunities. I also plan to continue sharing my enthusiasm for the arts as an art educator.