Elizabeth Orleans


Master of Fine Art, California College of the Arts
San Francisco, CA

The Clay Studio
Philadelphia, PA

Studio Art Centers International
Florence, Italy

Oregon School of Art and Craft
Portland, OR

Penland School of Craft
Penland, NC

Santa Fe, NM

Bachelor of Fine Art, Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

Tyler School of Art
Philadelphia, PA


2014 - 2015   
The Loft at Liz’s Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010, 2013, 2014
Group Show Benefit
Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2009 - 2014    
Venice Art Walk
Venice Art Walk Auction, Venice, CA

2012 - 2013
Fresh Paint, Culver City, CA

Earth & Alchemy
Stephen D. Paine gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Space Oddity
S Cube Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

The Water Remembers
M. Herrington Gallery, Venice, CA

Elizabeth Orleans Summer Project/ Solo Show
Royale Projects: Modern & Contemporary Art, Indian Wells, CA

Fired! Contemporary Perspectives on Ceramics
Royale Projects: Modern & Contemporary Art, Indian Wells, CA

2010 - 2011
Anniversary Group Show
Gebert Gallery, Venice, CA

Group Show Benefit for Ready Willing and Able
Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2009 - 2010
In bed Together
Royal T, Culver City, CA

Hot for Winter
The Distillery, Venice, CA

Winter Bright
Art Gallery at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Berkeley, CA

3 to the 3rd
Varnish Fine Art, San Francisco, CA

Honoring Craft
Museum of Craft and Folk Art, San Francisco, CA

Internal View / Solo Installation underwritten by Bank of America
Museum of Contemporary Art at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Santa Rosa, CA

15th Annual California Clay Competition Exhibit
During the California Conference for the Advancement of Ceramic Art
The Artery, Davis, CA

Visual Poetry
Heritage Square, Emeryville, CA

The Art of Clay
The Art Gallery @ Cesar Chavez Student Center
San Francisco State University, CA

Clearly Black & White
Second Selection Award / Juror: Professor Michael Arntz, Tierra Solida:
A Clay Art Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

Wheels, Motors, Transport
Danville Fine Arts Gallery, Danville, CA

New Vision: Introductions
Pro Arts, Oakland, CA

Visions in Clay 2003 New Vision: Introductions
University of the Pacific Reynolds Gallery, Stockton, CA

2003, 2001
East Bay Open Studio, Berkeley Artisans Open Studios
Sweet Lady Clay Studio, Berkeley, CA

2000, 1999
California College of Arts & Crafts Master of Fine Art Show 2000
Ceramics Guild 1999
Grand opening of CCAC Beta building 1999

CCAC, Oakland & San Francisco, CA

URN - An Invitational Mixed Media Exhibition
The Arts Council of Princeton, Princeton, NJ

1996, 1997
19 Ways With Clay
A Show of Hands, Philadelphia, PA

The Clay Studio Associate Artists
The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

Newcomb Clay: Unearthed
During NCECA (National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts), Art by Law Gallery, New Orleans, LA

1993, 1994
Tulane University Bachelor of Fine Art Show, Senior Exhibition ’94
Spring Art Festival ‘93 & ’94

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA


Brody Foundation Grant: California Community Foundation (In Writing)

Jacob Javits Fellowship


BET (Black Entertainment Television), “Music Around the World”, art featured on set, July 2, 2012 8pm BST

Ceramics Monthly, upfront featured artist image with segment, April 2005

Art Contemporaries, images with caption, Winter 2004

North Bay Bohemian, image with caption, December 1 – 7, 2004

KRCB Radio, talk show interview, December 1, 2004

The Davis Enterprise, article, “ Ceramists hit town for annual conference,” April 29, 2004

Contra Costa Times, open studios image, November 11, 2001