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Shalya Marsh

Service Assistant Professor, Mesaros Gallery Manager
Myers Foundations Ceramic Research Associate
Shalya Marsh received a BFA in ceramics from SUNY New Paltz in 1999 and an MFA from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln in 2016. She is currently a Service Assistant Professor and the Mesaros Gallery Manager at West Virginia University and was recently named one of Ceramics Monthly’s 2018 Emerging Artists.  In 2019 her work was awarded first prize in the International Juried Ceramics Exhibition presented at The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster, NJ.

In addition to a rich exhibition record, Marsh has augmented her studio practice through participation in workshops and residencies, including a residency at the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts, a Kiln God Residency at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, and the Lormina Salter Fellowship at Baltimore Clayworks.