Eric Eley

2005 MFA, Ceramics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, WA
1999 BFA, Ceramics Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

drogue, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Coincident Disruption, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX
in theatre, Suyama Space, Seattle, WA
Look out, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Prospect Fields, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Landing, Gallery4Culture, Seattle, WA,
Hover, Art Agents Gallery, Hamburg, Germany
Intricate Matter, Hedreen Gallery, Seattle University, Seattle, WA,
Small Expanse, Kolva/Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, WA
Exactly, CMA Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Taunt Fellowship Exhibition, Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT

Big & Bright, Southwestern College Art Gallery, Chula Vista, CA
Import, Ro2 Gallery, Dallas, TX
Temporary Occupants, Eastfield College, Mequite, TX
Modular, Bezos Gallery, Richland College, Dallas, TX
Open Space, Art Colonge, Cologne, Germany
dialog:flat/form, Archer Gallery, Clark College, Vancouver, WA
Fish and Ships, Kunsthaus Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Outdoor|Sculpture Projects, VOLTAshow03, Basel, Switzerland
Here and Now, SAM Gallery, Seattle, WA
Unnatural Presence, Platform Gallery, Seattle, WA
Sensibility, Ash Street Project Space, Portland, OR
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA
Abstraction Obstruction, SOIL, Seattle, WA
Summer Works, CMA Gallery, Seattle, WA
Past Residents, Kolva/Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, WA
Year 1, CMA Gallery, Seattle, WA
Works in Progress,” Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
No-Tell Motel, CMA Gallery, Seattle, WA
SOFA Exposition, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Basement, Myrna Loy Center for the Performing Arts, Helena, MT
National Teapot Invitational, Ryan & Maclean Tea Room, Helena, MT
Six Degrees, Trish Higgins Fine Art, Wichita, KS
An Evening with the Bray, Kolva/Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, WA
Clay on the Cusp, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD
Summer Show, Warehouse Gallery, Helena, MT
Bray Show,Whitefish Gallery, Whitefish, MT
Archie Bray and the Colorado Connection, Arapahoe Communtiy College, Denver, CO
Conestoga Ceramics: A Continuing Tradition, Chester Springs Studio, Chester Springs, PA
Craft Forms 99, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA
Potters from the Archie Bray Foundation, Laramie County C.C., Fine Arts Gallery, Laramie, WY
USA Craft Today, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT
Origins in Clay, Hill Country Arts Foundation, Ingram, TX
Emerging Artists of the U.S., Vermont Clay Studio, Waterbury Center, VT

Richards, Ryder. “Terror From Above: Eric Eley’s Coincident Disruption.” FrontRow, D Magazine, February, 22, 2012. 
Block, Jenny. “Tiny Houses and Big Twisters at import.” Dallas Observer, August 16, 2011. 
Grant, Adriana. “Recommendations: Eric Eley at Suyama Space.” Visual Art Source, March 31, 2011. Web. 
Miller, Brian. “The Fussy Eye: Gimme Shelter.” Seattle Weekly, March 2, 2011
Worssam, Nancy. “Suyama Space installation shows the handmade doing battle with the high-tech.” Seattle Times, February 25, 2011
Watters, Nate. “Eric Eley Takes Over Suyama Space.” CityArts, 19 January 2011. Web.
Graves, Jen. “Currently Hanging: Eric Eley.” SLOG. The Stranger, January 24, 2011. Web.
Beal, Suzanne. “A Society of Artists, The Federal Government, and a Top Secret Studio.” City Arts, August, 2009
Beal, Suzanne. “Eric Eley at Platform Gallery.” Sculpture, vol. 27, no. 10, December 2008
Pence, Elizabeth. “Eric Eley at Platform Gallery.” Artweek, vol. 39, issue 3, April, 2008
Graves, Jen. “In/visible: What you see is what you see?”, audio interview,
February 6, 2008
Grant, Adriana. “Walk-through drawing: ‘prospect fields’ at Platform Gallery.” Seattle Weekly, January 23, 2008
May, Whitney. “Art Floats.” NY Arts, Vol. 12 no. 7/8, July/August 2007
Danek, Sabine. “Rumpfbeugen.” Szene, March 2007
Schiff, Hajo. “Eleys Wacherungen.” O.T., February 2007, no. 10
Brennecke, Ernst. “Kust Wachst aus der Wand.” Harburger Nachrichten, February 16, 2007
Hackett, Regina. “Eley’s expansive ‘Intricate Matter’ freezes motion in the moment.”
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, October 6, 2006
Staff Writer. “Best Bet.” Seattle Post-Intelligencer, September 22, 2006
Staff Writer. “Hot Ticket.” Seattle Times, September 22, 2006
Graves, Jen. “Profanity, Testing, Explosion.” The Stranger, September 14, 2006
Graves, Jen. “First Day of School.” The Stranger, September 7, 2006
Hackett, Regina. “Contributions by Pokorny and Eley stand out in ‘Unnatural Presence’ at
Platform Gallery.” Seattle Post-Intelligencer, June 30, 2006
Shull, Chris. “Go See It!” The Wichita Eagle, March 25, 2001
Lapoint, Nancy. “A Visit to the Bray.” Ceramics Monthly, Vol. 49, No. 1 (Jan. 2001)
Donohoe, Victoria. “Conestoga’s Crafters of Clay Featured in Ceramics Display.”
The Philadelphia Inquirer, Jan. 16, 2000
Quillman, Catherine. “Heritage of Hands-On Craft Unites Artists.” The Philadelphia Inquirer, Suburban Edition, Jan. 16, 2000
Donohoe, Victoria. “Wayne Art Center.” The Philadelpia Inquirer, Dec. 26, 1999
Staff Writer. “Emerging Artists Show.” Ceramics Monthly, Vol. 47, no. 5 (May 1999), p. 20

Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, MT
City of Seattle, Seattle, WA
Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX
Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA
King County Art Collection, WA
Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, OH
Vulcan Real Estate, Seattle, WA