Dubhe Carreño Gallery
2000 M.F.A. Ceramic Art
New York State College of Ceramics. Alfred University. Alfred, New York.
1998 B.F.A. Ceramic Art
Penn State University. University Park, Pennsylvania.
Solo and Two person Exhibitions
2008 Dubhe Carreño Gallery, "substantial equivalence" Chicago, IL
2007 Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO. Tyler Lotz
2006 McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL. Concatenations
Dubhe Carreño Gallery, Chicago, IL. cultivar ‘Artificial’
Quincy Art Center, Quincy, Illinois. Two Directions: Two Views Tyler Lotz and Erin Furimsky
Cervini Haas Gallery/Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, AZ. Juxtaposition Mark Vinci and Tyler Lotz
2005 Lill Street Art Center, Chicago, Illinois. Installation: Potted and Stock
Charlie Cummings Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN. Reverberant: Tyler Lotz and Erin Furimsky
Dubhe Carreño Gallery, Chicago, Illinois. Tendrils and Shoots
Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, IL. Organic Connections: Tyler Lotz and Sandra Perlow
2004 Oesterle Gallery, North Central College. Naperville, IL. Tyler Lotz and Erin Furimsky
2002 Acme Art Company, Columbus, OH
Bluegrass- A collaborative installation with sculptor Chris Gose
2009 The Ice House, Phoenix, Arizona. The Margins NCECA Conference 2009
Baltimore Clay Works, Baltimore, Maryland. Couplets
Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Ab·stract·ion
Pacini Lubel Gallery, Seattle, Washington. Glimpses
Oregon College of Art and Craft Hoffman Gallery, Portland, Oregon. Next Iconoclasts
2008 The Nevica Project @Galaxie Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. The Archie Bray Foundation: Past and Present Residents
Northern Illinois University Art Museum, DeKalb, Illinois. Common Ground
Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, Colorado. Contemporary Ceramic Art: A Survey
Cervini Haas Gallery/Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, Arizona. Spotlight on: Clay
3rd Street Gallery, Carnegie, Pennsylvania. Residents at the Bray 2007
NCECA Conference 2008
Santa Fe Clay @ NCECA, Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. La Mesa
Crossman Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Whitewater, Wisconsin.
38th Annual Ceramics Exhibition
University Galleries, Illinois State University. Normal, IL
Illinois State University Faculty Biennial
2007 Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO. Contemporary Ceramic Art
Dubhe Carreño Gallery, Chicago, IL. 2007 Survey
International Ceramics Museum, Jingedezhen, China. International Contemporary Ceramic
SOFA Chicago Represented by Dubhe Carreño Gallery. Navy Pier. Chicago, IL
Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, Washington.
Archie Bray Foundation Resident Artist Exhibition
The Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, Montana. Resident Summer Exhibition
Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Unadorned
The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Small Favors II
Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, Kentucky. 2007 NCECA Clay National
Biennial Exhibition Jurors: Nick Kripal, Silvie Granatelli, Syd Carpenter
Dairy Barn Cultural Arts Center, Athens, Ohio. Contemporary Ceramics: A Dairy Barn Invitational Curator: Brad Schwieger
The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA Abstract Sculpture
2006 SOFA Chicago Represented by Dubhe Carreño Gallery. Navy Pier. Chicago, IL
Artspace, The John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Kohler, Wisconsin.
One and Only: Gifts Made by Hand
Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Nature/Culture
Cinema Gallery, Urbana, Illinois. Vitamin C: It’s Good for You! Curator: Ron Kovatch
2005 Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, Colorado. Holiday Show
University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL Illinois State University Faculty Biennial
SOFA Chicago Represented by Dubhe Carreño Gallery. Navy Pier. Chicago, IL
Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, New Mexico. Cups, Cups, Cups
Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, CO. Contemporary Ceramics: Grand Opening Exhibition
The Center for Art and Visual Culture, University of Maryland Baltimore County.
Baltimore, Maryland. NCECA 2005 Clay National Exhibition
Jurors: Linda Arbuckle, Andrea Gill, Ron Nagle
2004 The Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY. 5 Fresh Voices, New Directions in Ceramic Art
Carbondale Clay Center, Carbondale, CO, Carbondale Clay National
Chester Springs Studio, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania.
Service: An Unconventional Approach Curator: Allison McGowan
Mavris Cultural Center NCECA Conference 2004. Indianapolis, IN
Archie Bray Foundation Resident Exhibition
2003 University Galleries, Illinois State University Normal, IL. Illinois State University Faculty Biennial
Heuser Art Center Gallery, Bradley University. Peoria, Illinois. The Me In Team
Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM. Archie Bray Foundation: 2003 Summer Resident Artists
Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, Washington. Archie Bray Residents
The Archie Bray Foundation, Helena, Montana. Resident Artist Summer Exhibition
2002 McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, Illinois. Post Cards From the Edge
Scott Leyshon Gallery. Laguna Clay Company. Byesville, Ohio. Bowl-o-Rama
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, Texas. Fourteenth San Angelo National Ceramic Competition
2001 Icheon World Ceramic Center, Kyonggi Province, Korea. The First World Ceramic Biennale 2001 Korea
University of Indiana North West, Gary, Indiana. Strictly Dysfunctional
2000 Fosdick-Nelson Gallery, Alfred University, Alfred, NY. Masters of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition
Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, California. Silent Art Auction 2000
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, St. Bonaventure University, Olean, NY. MFA at Alfred
1998 Sculpture Corner HUB Art Galleries,
Hetzel Union Building, Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania. Tyler Lotz
Patterson Galleries. Penn State University, University Park, PA, B.F.A. Exhibition *solo
2007 College of Fine Arts Research Initiative Award, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2001 Special Prize - Functional Division The First World Ceramic Biennale 2001 Korea,
Icheon World Ceramic Center. Kyonggi Province, Korea.
Cooper, Emanuel. Contemporary Ceramics: An International Perspective. London: Thames & Hudson. Not yet released book.
2009 Brown, Glen. curator. 500 Ceramic Sculpures, Contemporary Practice, Singular Works. New York: Lark Books.
2008 Artner, Alan G. “A Playful Leap to Sculpture from Abstract Drawings.” Chicago Tribune 6 June. 2008: Sec. 7, p.22
review of solo exhibition w/Dubhe Carreno Gallery
Maidment, J. “SOFA – Sculptural Objects Fine Art – Chicago.”
Ceramics Ireland, Issue 2, (2007/2008): 42. image and review
Lapham, J. “Tyler Lotz - Using Material to Think With,”
Clay In Art International Yearbook, 07/08 edition, (2008): 12-19. Athens, Greece. images and text
2007 Coleman, E. “Of Light and Motion: The Ceramic Sculpture of Tyler Lotz,” October 2007
Ceramics Monthly, pages 32–35.” image on cover. followed exhibition at Dubhe Carreno Gallery
“NCECA Clay National 2007” Clay Times. Vol. 13 No. 1 Jan/Feb 2007work pictured p40.
2006 “Portfolio: Tyler Lotz” American Craft. Vol. 66 No. 4. Aug/Sept 2006: p58.
2005 “Upfront: Erin Furimsky and Tyler Lotz”. Ceramics Monthly
Vol. 53, No. 6. June/July/August 2005: text pp.20-22, images pp. 6 and 20.
The Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art
The New York State College of Ceramics. Alfred, New York.
Icheon World Ceramic Center Kyonggi Province, Korea.
The Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, Missouri.
Archie Bray Foundation Permanent CollectionHelena, Montana.
Selected Private Collections
Sandy Besser Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Kathryn Boeckman Howd Collection, St. Petersburg, Florida.
Podmajersky Family Collection, Acquisition by John Podmajersky III, Chicago, IL
Gerry and Sandra EskinIowa City, Iowa.
Jim Kolva and Pat Sullivan, Spokane, Washington.
2007 The Archie Bray Foundation Helena, Montana.
2003 The Archie Bray Foundation Helena, Montana.
Current Teaching Position
Assistant Professor Illinois State University. Normal, Illinois.
Tenure track appointment teaching Ceramics and 3D Fundamentals
3D Area Coordinator (2005-2007)
Dubhe Carreño Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
Cervini Haas Gallery/Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, Arizona.
Harvey/Meadows Gallery, Aspen, Colorado.