Anne K. Beyer


2019   MFA in Studio Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

2010   BFA in Visual Art, Albion College, Albion, MI

Teaching & Work Experience

2018- 19 Ceramics One Associate Instructor, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, Introduction to wheel throwing and hand-building with emphasis on process and theory

 2017-18 3D Design Associate Instructor, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, Instruction to the basics of 3D Design through a variety of materials including: foam-core, laser cut acrylic plastic, 3D printed plastic, wood and clay

 2016- 17 Ceramics Graduate Assistant, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, Glaze mixing, kiln loading, equipment repair, general studio maintenance

 2012-16 Studio Manager & Resident Artist, Ken Shenstone’s Wood Fired Ceramics Studio & Albion Anagama, Albion, MI, Clay and glaze mixing, kiln loading and maintenance, production, client relations, event planning, social media, private and group lessons instructor

2012-16 Ceramic Technician, Albion College, Albion, MI, Glaze mixing, chemical inventory, loading and firing electric, gas and wood kilns, instructing students, equipment repair, general studio maintenance

2016   Studio Assistant, Penland School of Craft, Penland NC, Assisting students, loading and firing kilns, general studio maintenance

2015   Wood Fire Resident Leader, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC, Creating and executing a firing schedule for the Anagama-Noborigama hybrid kiln, glaze instruction, demonstrating loading and firing techniques, equipment maintenance, wood preparation

2014   Work Study, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC, Kitchen preparation and food service


2018   NCECA Journal: American Wood Firing, researched and written by Anne Beyer

2018 Canvas: Creative Arts Magazine, featured artist

Lectures and Presentations

2018   NCECA Pittsburgh: American Wood Firing, Pittsburgh, PA

 2017   Visiting Artist Lecture: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR  

 Exhibitions & Retail Galleries


Elemental, Solo Exhibition, By Hand Gallery, Bloomington, IN

MFA Thesis Exhibition, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, IN

Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN

Master Of Fine Arts Auction, Far Center for Contemporary Arts, Bloomington, IN

Visual Evidence, Wrather West KY Museum, Murray, KY


Mugshots, Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE

The Cup, The Mug 2017, Main Street Arts, NY

MFA Non-graduating Show, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, IN

NCECA Exhibition: University Shipping Containers Shows, Standard Ceramic Supply Gallery, PA 

Vitreous, The Clay Center of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA


Working Pots, James May Gallery, Algoma, WI

Collective, Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN

MFA Non-graduating Show, Grunwald Gallery, Bloomington, IN

IU and UARK Student Visiting Artist Show, UARK Ceramics Gallery, AR   


Albion Anagama: Selected Works by Anne Beyer and Ken Shenstone, East End Gallery, Marshall, MI


Opening Show, Chelsea Underground Art Gallery, Chelsea, MI


Garden Party, Pewabic, Detroit, MI

Finding A Way In: Explorations In Clay, Albion College, Albion, MI

Holiday Sale, Detroit Artists market, Detroit, MI

Awards & Scholarships

2019   Best in Show for 3D, Visual Evidence, Wrather West KY Museum   

2010 Outstanding Senior Art Major Award 2009   Douglas Goering Scholarship

 Albion College FURSCA (The Foundation for Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity) Summer Research Project in the Ceramic Arts

 2008 Williemay Cheek Endowed Scholarship in Ceramics