UNT CVAD Welcomes Eliza Au, Assistant Professor in Ceramics
UNT College of Visual Arts & Design is pleased to announce that Eliza Au will be joining us this fall as an Assistant Professor in Ceramics. Thanks to the search committee - including Professor James Thurman (chair), Dornith Doherty, Elaine Pawlowicz, Stephen Zhang and Jennifer Way - for their efforts in conducting the search and to all of the individuals who participated in the campus interview process.
Eliza Au is originally from Vancouver, B.C. in Canada. She received her BFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design and her MFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Artist residencies she has attended include Greenwich House Pottery (NYC, NY), The Museum of Contemporary Craft (Portland, OR), and the Corning Museum of Glass (Corning, NY). She has taught in Canada and the United States at various institutions including the Emily Carr University of Art and Design, the Alberta College of Art and Design, The University of Iowa, and most recently with the Alfred-CAFA (Central Academy of Fine Arts) Program in Beijing, China. She has previously received grants from the Canada Council for the Arts and has exhibited nationally and internationally.
Please join us in welcoming Eliza to our CVAD community!