portrait of Eddie Dominguez

Eddie Dominguez

Professor of Art (Ceramics)
Area of Focus: Ceramics
BFA 1981 Cleveland Institute of Art
MFA 1983 New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University

Research Interests

  • Contemporary Ceramic Sculpture
  • The visual relationship of symbols, imagery and techniques relating to social issues of emotion, ethnicity and gender
  • Public Art, Arts in the Community

Recent Solo Exhibitions

  • 2012 ROSWELL MUSEUM AND ART CENTER “Where Edges Meet” Roswell, NM
  • 2010 LUX CENTER FOR THE ARTS “La Tierra Cortada” Lincoln, NE
  • 2009 MUSEUM OF FRIENDS “Cultural Landscapes” Walsenburg, CO
  • 2008 WYOMING STATE MUSEUM “Cultural Landscapes: The Art of Eddie Dominguez” Cheyenne, WY
  • 2008 LOVELAND MUSEUM/GALLERY “Tierra Culture” Loveland, CO


Graduate and Undergraduate Ceramics

Honors and Awards

2010 ROSWELL INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS Legacy Mural Project, Roswell, NM 2008 HIGHLANDS UNIVERSITY Distinguished Professor Grant, Las Vegas, NM
2007 HAYSTACK MOUNTAIN SCHOOL OF ART Public Art Work, “Haystack Rock” Memorial for Haystack Board Member Mr. Charlie Gilles, Deer Isle, ME
2006 GOVENORS AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN THE ARTS in sculpture for the State of New Mexico PUBLIC ART PROJECT PURCHASE COMPETITION “TREE OF LIFE” ceramic tile mural, Allwine Hall Renovation, University of NE, Omaha 1988 NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS GRANT Artist Fellowship, Washington, DC
1986 NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS GRANT Artists Fellowship, Washington, DC