Selected Work

19th Annual National K12 Ceramic Exhibition
3/16/2016 - 3/19/2016
Jack Troy
Jack Troy, teacher, potter, and writer, retired from Juniata College in 2006, where he taught for 39 years. He has led over 230 workshops for potters at colleges, universities, and art centers in the U. S. and abroad. His career has taken him to 13 countries, and his work is in many private and public collections, including the Smithsonian Institution, Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park (Japan), Auckland (NZ) Museum of Art and the Kalamazoo Institute of Art. His first book, Salt Glazed Ceramics, was published in 1977. In 1978 he built Pennsylvania’s first anagama-style kiln at Juniata College, and personal anagamas at his home in 1987 and 2006. In 1995 he published Wood-fired Stoneware and Porcelain. His collection of poems, Calling the Planet Home, was published in 2003 and more than 60 of his articles, book reviews, and exhibition catalogue essays have appeared in the major periodicals in his field. The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts awarded him two Craft Fellowships for his work in ceramics, and a Fellowship in Literature for his poetry. He was selected by the Council to make the awards for the 2005 Governor’s Awards for the Arts. In 2012 he received the Excellence in Teaching Award from NCECA, the National Council for Education in Ceramic Arts.
Kansas City Convention Center Rooms 3501 E/F (Level 3)
301 W 13th St

Kansas City, MO 64105
(816) 513-5000

Image Title Student Teacher School
Untitled  Peter H   Ferguson, Dawn Trinity Preparatory School - Winter Park, FL 
Vase  Phoebe F   Ferguson, Dawn Trinity Preparatory School - Winter Park, FL 
Platter  Kayla R   Dowling, Colleen Mountain Range High - Westminster, CO 
Animal Print Vase  Lisett V   Felix, Caroline West Leyden High School - Northlake, IL 
Ripples  Mikayla McDonough   Underriner, Martha Prestonwood Christian - Plano, TX 
Burger and Fries cup and saucer  Bailey H   Feldman, Suzanne Horace Mann Lower Division - Bronx, NY 
Golden Blue  Kyle C   Swann, Melanie Woods Cross High - Woods Cross , UT 
Vices  Ryan Frank   White, Angie Linn-Mar High School - Marion, IA 
White Drip  Kyle C   Swann, Melanie Woods Cross High - Woods Cross , UT 
Carved Bowl  Donald A   Drissell, Ashley Parkway West High - Ballwin, MO