Tilly Troelstrup
215 14th Street Sacramento, California
708.323.8747 * tillytroelstrup@gmail.com

2014-2015    Post Baccalaureate Studio Art, Ceramics, Colorado State University. Fort Collins, CO
2010-2014    BFA in Studio Art, Ceramics and Woodworking; minor Art History Illinois State                                      University. Normal, IL

Notable Experience
2016-        Studio Intern
present    Sidecar Ceramics: Sunshine Cobb; Sacramento, CA
2016-       Assistant
                La Mesa Exhibition Santa Fe Clay; Portland, OR   
NCECA- set up conference; Portland, OR
                Studio Assistant
                Ceramistas Seattle: Deborah Schwartzkopf, George Rodriguez; Seattle, WA
                Whittier Elementary school,program: Whittier Kids; Seattle, WA   
2015-       Zakin Apprentice
                Cook on Clay: Robbie Lobell, Maryon Attwood; Coupeville, WA
                Teaching Assistant
                Mata Amritanandamayi Devi w/Meaghan Gates; Kerala, India
                Taos Clay; Taos, NM
                La Mesa Exhibition Santa Fe Clay at NCECA Providence, RI
                NCECA; security and organization for conference, Providence, RI
                Teaching Assistant
                Ceramics I w/Alia Pialtos; Fort Collins, CO
2014-       Teaching Assistant
                Ceramics I w/Sanam Emami; Fort Collins, CO  
                Studio technician
                Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts; Newcastle, MA
                Demonstrating Artist
                Ceramics II w/ Albion Stafford  Normal, IL
                NCECA, ISU ceramics booths; Milwaukee, WI
2012-       President
2014        S.I.L.I.C.A.: (Students Independent League In the Ceramic Arts) launch official club w/                           University; Normal, IL
                Lab Monitor
                Woods lab, 3-D Fundatmentals Lab. Supervisor: Albion Stafford
                Erin Furimsky- studiomaitenance
2013        Assistant
                Tyler Lotz- mold making
                Albion Stafford- clay mixing, clean and reassembled studio equipment, studio                                       maintenance
                NCECA-Merchandise table, security, guide; Houston, TX
                Gary Alcorn Family Scholarship lecture
                N.C.E.C.A. grant lecture  
2012       Assistant
                Grace Sheese- wet material mixing, studio maitenance
                Claire Lieberman-ART 109:3-D Fundamentals
Solo and Group Exhibitions
2017       Juried Exhibition, National All Media Juried Exhibition, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA
2016       Group Exhibition, Platter Show, Proletariat, White Center, WA
               Group Exhibition, Nothing to write home about: the lengendary narrative of The Great                        Northwest, Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA
               Juried Exhibition; Changing Plains, Juror: Ryan LaBarr and Donna Flanery, Washington                        Clay Arts; Kolva Sullivan Trackside Gallery, Spokane, WA
2015       Collaboration Show, I carried off your ghost (as far as I could go) by Rickie Barnett &                          friends; Taos Clay, Taos, NM
               Solo Exit Exhibition, Have/ Have Not, partial fulfillment of post bacc; Gallery A, Fort Collins,                CO
2014       Solo Exhibition, Skirtin' the road by thirty meters, partial fulfillment of BFA; University                          Galleries, Normal, IL
               Group Exhibition,Teachers and their students, w/Albion Stafford, Connor Kiburz; NCECA                    Lillstreet Art Center, Milwaukee, WI
               Group Exhibition, Three Quarters: BFA Exhibition Jan Brandt Gallery, Bloomington, IL
               Group Exhibition, Amateur Art Competition/Exhibition, McLean County Arts                                          Center, Bloomington, IL
2013       Cover Illustration Lithograph, “Reaching” appears in Within Mutiny by Holms T. Calhoun;                      Co*impress, Normal, IL
               Cover Illustration Lithograph, "Tourists" appears in Notes to a Husband by J. Bruce Fuller;                  Imaginary Friend Press, Milwaukee, WI
               Wood and Metal Exhibition; Spring Student Showcase; Normal, IL
               Group Exhibition, BFA Exhibition, Transpace Gallery (off campus), Normal, IL
               Group Exhibition, Amateur Art Competition/Exhibition McLean County Arts Center;                              Bloomington, IL
2012       Wood Exhibition; Fall Student Showcase
               Group Exhibition, Drag it through the Garden, curator: Larry Lee, Jason Dunda, Normal, IL
               Group Exhibition, Hurricane Sandy Relief Show, Illinois State University Galleries
2011        Group Exhibition, Student 3-D Exhibition, Transpace Gallery (off campus) Normal, IL
2010       Group Exhibition, Student Scholarship Candidate Exhibition, Heartland Community College                Library, Normal, IL

2016       Ceramics Monthly, October Issue
               Ceramics Monthly, Ceramic Arts 2016 yearbook and annual buyers guide
               Ceramistas Seattle Blog, Stretching 'Za Dough by Tilly Troelstrup June
               Ceramistas Seattle Blog, How to stretch your canvass by Tilly Troelstrup February
2014       Emerging Artist, Musing about Mud with Connie Estep
               Featured Artist, That Single Sparkle, blog interview, St. Louis, MO
               Featured Artist, Student NASAD showcase, Center for Visuals Arts, Normal, IL
2013       Vidette, September 17 issue

2016       Permanent Collection Jim Kolva and Pat Sullivan
2016       Gallerist Award, presented by Jim Kolva, Washington Clay Arts, Changing Plains - $50,                        Kolva-Sullivan Gallery (Trackside Studio Ceramic Art Gallery)
2014      Friends of the Arts Grant Recipient- $500, funding solo exhibition in partial fulfillment of                     B.F.A. program at I.S.U.
2013      S.I.L.I.C.A. Grant recipient- $150, funded to attend N.C.E.C.A. as a volunteer
              Alcorn Family Scholarship recipient- $1,500 allotted 1 student each year to attend a                             ceramics workshop in the country


Sunshine Cobb                         Studio Artist                                              530 .304.4647
George Rodriguez                    Studio Artist                                              915.867.6430
Deborah Schwartskopf            Studio Potter                                            206.653.4490
Reeder Fahnestock                  Studio Manager                                        678.350.4835