Simon Levin has been working in clay since 1990. He is a full time studio potter working exclusively with wood firing. His award winning work is exhibited internationally, and appears in several contemporary ceramic books. Simon is writer for many ceramic journals, and in 2013 he traveled to Taiwan as a Senior Fulbright scholar researching local materials. As a kiln builder Simon has built wood fired kilns for both US colleges and universities as well as schools in Taiwan and China. Between 2004 and 2018 his apprenticeship program has trained and influenced 17 potters. A resident of Wisconsin for 18 years, Simon has recently moved to Pawnee Illinois where he is currently reestablishing his pottery practice.
- Date: 2/3/2020 - 3/20/2020
- Reception: Wednesday February 12, 2020, 5-7 PM
- Gallery: Perkinson Gallery
Regular Gallery Hours M - F, Noon-5 PM
Contact Art Department at 217-424-6227 for more information.