Biography

Seth is an Assistant Professor of Art at Morehead State University in Morehead, KY. He received his Master of Fine Arts degree in Ceramics from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (2009), has worked at Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Village, CO and has been an artist-in-residence at the Archie Bray Foundation in Helena, MT. His work has been exhibited in 90 national and international juried and invitational exhibitions over the last five years. He has received the Best Teapot Award in the Strictly Functional Pottery National Exhibition and was awarded Best of Show, by the Kentucky Arts Council, for his work exhibited in the 2015 Kentucky Crafted: The Market in Lexington, KY. Images of his work have been published in Ceramics Monthly Magazine and two Lark Books publications (“500 Vases” & “500 Teapots”). Recently he was awarded the Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship and commissioned to make the Governor’s Awards in the Arts awards by the Kentucky Arts Council. He has also been a demonstrator, visiting artist, and workshop presenter at Anderson Ranch Arts Center, the Clay Studio of Missoula, Michigan Mud Conference, and at several universities around the country.  
Seth painting slip on a lid while at the Archie Bray Foundation.