Artist Talk: Deborah Schwartzkopf

Covered Jar, mid-fire procelain

WHEN: Thurs, Nov 10 at 1 p.m.

WHERE: Stanford Perrott Lecture Theatre, ACAD

Deborah Schwartzkopf was born and raised in Seattle. From 1999-2002 she earned her BA at the University of Alaska and worked for studio potters in the Anchorage area.  After a year of independent study at San Diego State University, Deborah completed her MFA at Penn State in 2005.

Since then she has taught at Ohio University, Massachusetts College of Art and Design and the University of Washington. She has worked at the Archie Bray Foundation (MT), Mudflat Studios (MA), the Clay Studio (PA), Pottery Northwest (WA) and Watershed (ME).

International residencies include San Bao in Jingdezhen, China, the Ceramics Workcenter in Berlin, Germany and teaching in the University of Georgia’s study abroad program in Cortona, Italy. Deborah also teaches workshops and actively exhibits in both national and international contexts.