Resume

Marti Mocahbee
Full-Time Studio Clay Artist
1995-2004, Cincinnati, OH
2004-present, Staunton, VA



Education
Bachelor of Arts with high honors, University of Cincinnati, OH 1994



Publications

Rhodes, Daniel. Clay and Glazes for the Potter, 3rd edt. Revised and expanded by Robin Hopper. Iola, WI. Krause publications 2000.

Ceramics Monthly, Magazine. April Issue 2004

Featured Artist 2011,national and regional advertising, Southern Highland Craft Guild

Sunshine Artist, Magazine,
cover and feature article, January Issue 2012



Exhibitions

Excavating Our Visual History, Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, VA 2010

New Members Exhibition, Southern Highland Craft Guild, Asheville, NC 2008

VMRC Fine Art and Sculpture Show, Harrisonburg, VA 2008

Vessels, Central Connecticut State University Art Galleries, New Britian, CT 2006


Tea Pots-2006, Spruce Street Gallery, Nellysford, VA 2006

Vessels, Central Connecticut State University Art Galleries, New Britain, CT 2006

Carnege Art Center, Covington, KY 2005

For The Love Of Flowers, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY 2005

The Art of Tea, Glenview Mansion, Montgomery County, MD 2004

Time for Tea, Rendezvous Gallery, Leesburg, VA 2004

Earth in Balance, Rosewood Gallery, Kettering OH 2003

St. Louis Artist Guild Sculpture and Fine Craft Exhibit, St Louis, MS 2003

Best of 2002, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Columbus, OH

The Vase, Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, MI 2002

Utilitarian Ceramic National, Nicholls State University, Thibodaux, LA 2002

Best of 2001, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Columbus, OH

Best of 2000, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Columbus, OH

Ohio Ceramics Showcase, Canton Museum of Art, Canton, OH 1999

Ohio Craft Invitational, Mansfield Arts Center, Mansfield, OH 1999

Functional Ceramics, Wayne Center for the Arts, Wooster, OH 1998

Best of 98, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Columbus, OH 1998



Awards


Best of  Show 3D Williamsburg Art of the Square, Williamsburg, VA 2011

Best of Show 3D Sanibel Island Art Festival, Sanibel, FL 2011

First  Place Ceramics, Beaux Arts Festival, Lowe Museum, Coral Gables, FL 2011

Award of Excellence, Piedmont Craft Guild, Winston-Salem, NC 2010

Award of Excellence 3D, An Occasion for the Arts, Williamsburg, VA 2010

Best of Show, Art In Gypsy Hill Park, Staunton, VA 2010

Mayors Award, Gasparilla Arts Festival, Tampa, FL 2010

Award of Excellence, Beaux Arts Festival, Lowe Museum, Coral Gables, FL 2010

Craftsmen’s Choice Award, The Carolina Designer Craftsmen, Raleigh, NC 2009

3rd Place, Art In The Park, Staunton, VA 2008

Purchase Award, VMRC Fine Art and Sculpture Show, Harrisonburg, VA 2008

Second Place Ceramics, Fall Foliage Festival, Waynesboro, VA 2007

Award of Excellence- American Craft Council, Charlotte, NC. 2006

First Place Ceramics- Fall Foliage Festival, Waynesboro, VA 2006

Award of Excellence and Originality-Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, Ann Arbor, 2004

Award of merit, Tarpon Springs Fine Arts Festival, Tarpon Springs, FL 2003

Honorable mention, Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH 2003

Award of merit, Earth in Balance, Rosewood Gallery, Kettering, OH 2003

1st Place Ceramics - Fall Foliage Festival, Waynesboro, VA 2002

Cole Porter Award -The Penrod Society, Indianapolis, IN 2002

Best of Show - Fall Foliage Festival, Waynesboro, VA 2001

Award of Excellence and Originality-Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, Ann Arbor, 2001

Best of Show - Naples National, Naples, FL 2001

3rd Place - American Craft Council, Charlotte, NC 2000

Functional Ceramics Award Winner - Best of 2000, Ohio Designer Craftsmen

1st Place - Saint Louis Art Fair, Saint Louis, MO 1999

Collectors Award - Coconut Grove, Miami, FL 1999

1ST Place - The Penrod Society, Indianapolis, IN 1998

Best of Show (Ceramics) - Lakeshore Arts Festival, Evanston, IL 1998

Award of Excellence - Crafts Affair, Cincinnati, OH 1998

Award of Excellence - North Shore Art League, Northbrook, IL 1998

Purchase Award - North Shore Art League, Northbrook, IL 1998

Purchase Award - Best of 98, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Columbus, OH

Purchase Award - Best of 97, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Columbus, OH

1ST Place (Ceramics) - Summerfair, Cincinnati, OH 1997

Honorable Mention - Hyde Park Art Show, Cincinnati, OH 1997


Organizational Activity

Clay Alliance of Cincinnati, OH
- Bylaws Implementation Committee
- Application Development Committee, Springfair Clay Art Show

Westwood Civic Association, Cincinnati, OH
- Bylaws Committee
- Development Committee Regional High School Juried Art Exhibition

Ann Arbor Street Art Fair, Ann Arbor MI
- Peer Juror

Active Membership
- American Craft Council
- Clay Alliance of Cincinnati, OH
- Piediment Craft Guild, Winston-Salem, NC
- Staunton-Augusta Art Center, Staunton, VA
- National Association of Independent Artists


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809 Skymont Road - Staunton, Virginia 24401
Contact Marti - 513-723-0787
Email - mmocahbee7@gmail.com