Born: Kielce (Poland), 1944
Study and apprenticeship in Israel
Lives, works in New York and Poland
Head and Coordinator of Ceramic Department,
Parsons School of Design, New York 1985-2004
Professor at Bergen National Academy of the Arts (KHiB)
New Post. Marek Cecula: Visiting professor at Royal Collage of Art, London
New Task. Creation of Design Centrum Kielce, Poland,
Curator of The Third Biennale for Israeli Ceramics, 2004
Guest curator, Gardiner Museum, Toronto: “Object Factory I”, 2008
Guest curator, Museum of Arts & Design New York: “Object Factory II”, 2009
CURATOR of III International Festival of Design in Lodz Poland, Contemporary Ceramic Section. 2009 and 2010
Solo Exhibitions
2011 - Center for Contemporary Sculpture, Oronsko, Poland
2010 - Gallery of Contemporary Art, Winda, Kielce , Poland
2009 - Gallery BWA Kielce, Poland
2008 - Gallery BWA Wroclaw, Poland
2007 - Garth Clark Gallery, New York
2006 - Garth Clark Gallery, New York
2004 - Garth Clark Gallery, New York
2003 - Racine Art Museum, Racine WI
2002 - Grand Arts, Kansas City MO
2001 - Garth Clark Gallery, New York
2000 - Galeri Ram, Oslo Norway
1999 - Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
Garth Clark Gallery New York
1998 - Periscope Gallery, Tel-Aviv Israel
1997 - Galerie Karin Friebe, Mannheim, Germany
- Modernism Gallery, San Francisco CA
1996 - Garth Clark Gallery, New York
- Revolution Gallery Project, Ferndale, MI
1995 - Modernism Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1994 - Garth Clark Gallery, New York
1993 - Garth Clark Gallery, Kansas City, MO
- Gallery Maas, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Victoria & Albert Museum London
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Le Musee royal de Mariemont Belgium
Newark Museum of Art, Newark NJ
Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte NC.
Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum in Trondheim, Norway
Smithsonian National Museum of Art. Washington DC
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1997 Acquisition
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA.
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
Museum of Art and Design, New York City
Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York City
Museum Hertkruithuis, síHertogenbosch, The Netherlands
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Selected Group Exhibitions
2008 - Museum of Art & Design “Second Lives”
- Katonah Museum of Art. Katonah NY
2007 - 63rd. Scripps College Ceramic Annual R.CH.W. Gallery, Clermont CA.
2006 - Multiplicity: Rubin Center for Visual Arts, El Paso, Texas
2005 - The 3rd World Ceramic Biennale 2005 Korea
- Le MusÈe royal de Mariemont Belgium
2004 - Museum of Art and Design NY "Corporal Identities-Body Language"
2003 - J.M. Kohler Art Center WI. "Formed to Function"
2002 - Garth Clark Gallery "Groundswell" LIC. NY
2001 - American Craft Museum "Handmade by Design" NYC.
- Everson Museum of Art "Ceramic National 2000", Syracuse NY
- Confrontational Clay, The Artist as Social Critic Touring exhibit, J. Schwartz curator.
1998 - Fundacion Luis Seone & ECWC Coruna Spain
1996 - San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, 96 Ceramic Competition, San Angelo, TX
1995 - Rogaland Kunstnersenter, "New York Clay" Stavanger, Norway
1993 - Everson Museum of Art, 29th Ceramic National, Syracuse, NY
American Craft Museum, New York
1992 - American Craft Museum, More Than One, New York
Fellowship Grants and Awards

2002 - International Ceramic Research center, Guldagergaard, Denmark
2001 - Grand Arts, Project Grant.Kansas City
1999 - Luis Comfort Tiffany Fundation, Fellowship award, New York
1998 - Europen Ceramic Work Center, síHertogenbosch The Netherlands
1995 - New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellowship Award, New York
- Empire Craft Alliance, Fellowship Award, New York
1993 - European Ceramic Work Center, SíHertogenbosch, The Netherlands
1992 - Abington Art Center, Best of Show, The Clay Cup, Jenkintown, PA
1991 - New York Foundation for the Arts, Fellowship Award, New York
- Empire State Craft Alliance, Grant 91, Saratoga springs, NY
1990 - Wichita National, Award of Excellence, Wichita, TX
- Kraus Silkes, American Craft Awards, New York
1987 - Product Design Excellence Award, Accent on Design, New York
1982 - Kohler Industry, Art-Industry Program, Kohler, WI
Selected Bibliography and Publications
Breaking The Mould (New Approaches to Ceramics)
Shards, On Ceramic Art, by Garth Clark
Postmodern Ceramics by Mark Del Vecchio
Color and Fire by Jo Lauria, LACMA
The Artful Teapot, by Garth Clark
Object for Use, Hand Made by Design, by Paul J. Smith
Corporal Identities-Body Language by Ursula Ilse-Neuman
Modernism, 25 years, Contemporary Art

Kunsthandverk (Denmark) 2007
Kunsthandverk (Denmark) 2005
Ceramic Arts and Perception, 1994, 2000, 2003
NY Arts 2002, 2003
Art in America December 1997
Contact (Canada) Summer 1997
Keramik Magazin (Germany), March/ April 1997
American Ceramics, April/June 1995 / Feb. 2001
Lectures, Presentations and Workshops
Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, Jerusalem Israel

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Atoms to Art 2 Conference,University College London

Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute. Jingdezhen China

- University of Southern California, LA
- California State University Long Beach, CA
- Keramikkonst at HDK, Gothenburg, Sweden,

- Europäisches Industriemuseum für Porzellan, Selb Renewing Ceramics
- University of Art and Industrial Design Linz Austria.

- KHIB University Collage of Art and Design Bergen Norway
- School of Art and Design Halle Germany
- Maryland Institute Collage of Art, MD.

- Rode Island School of Design, RI.
- State University of New York New Paltz, Suny
- Pittsburg State University, PA

- American Craft Museum, New York

- Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
- SHKS. National Collage of Art and Design Oslo, Norway
- Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LU.

- Crenbrook Academy of Art, Detroit, MI.
- University of Art Philadelphia, PA.
- Tyler School of Art Temple Univ. PA.

- Washington University, Seattle, WA.

- Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
- California State University, Long Beach, CA
- Muthesius Hochschule, Kiel, Germany

- Kent State University, Kent, OH
- The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Il.
- Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

- Akademie voor Kunst en Vormegevig, síHertogenbosch, The Netherlands

- Industrial Seminar. Villeroy & Boch Industry with Parsons School of Design

- Koninklijke Akademie, síHertogenbosch, The Netherlands
- Museum voor Sierkunst, Gent, Belgium

- University of Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria

- National College of Art and design, Dublin, Ireland
- Cooper-Hewitt Museum, New York, On the International Circuit