Debra A Cox​ (Debi Cox) 

Resume

EDUCATION

MASTERS OF FINE ART , CERAMICS​ ​Fort Hays State​- Hays, Kansas
MASTERS OF SCIENCE , ART EDUCATION​ Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas BACHELOR OF SCIENCE , ART EDUCATION​ Friends University, Wichita, Kansas

 

TEACHING AND LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE

Wichita State University​, Visiting Art Education /Creativity/ Fall 2018

Friends University​ Adjunct Professor 2018 -2020- Ceramics Maize High School ​Art Teacher 1989 – 2018
Instructor of Ceramics 1, Ceramics 2, Drawing
Chair of department 20 years

Sponsor of Art Club 5 years
Sponsor of at risk students in Special Someone Program 20 years
Derby High School​ Art Teacher 1981-1989 Instructor of Drawing, Painting, Ceramics and Art I Classes, Sponsor of Art Club,
Secretary of Library Science Committee
Sponsor of the Junior class

Member of NCECA (National Ceramics Education Association), NEA (National Education Association), KAEA (Kansas Art Education Association) and KACA (Kansas Artists and Craftsman Association)- Currently serving as Treasurer

 

GALLERIES AND EXHIBITS

THE BUTTERFLY EFFECT - CERAMICS BY DEBI COX / ​Gallery XII / Wichita, Kansas / November 2019 CLAYWORKS - SOLO SHOW - ​Midtown Gallery at The Clayworks in Hutchinson / July 2019 / Hutchinson, Kansas

MUGSHOT2 - 2nd INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL JURIED CERAMIC COFFEE MUG COMPETITION AND EXHIBIT

NCECA/ Minneapolis, Minnesota/ March 2019

THE INVITATIONAL AT MCPHERSON COLLEGE FOUR APART​ / McPherson College / McPherson, Kansas / May-July 2018

​FRIENDS UNIVERSITY STUDENTS AND FACULTY EXHIBIT​/ Wichita, Kansas. / April 2018
CENTRAL KANSAS ART EDUCATORS EXHIBIT (FEATURED ARTIST)​/ McPherson College / McPherson,

Kansas / March 2018
​MUGSHOT 1​/ Mojo Coffee Gallery / Minneapolis, Minnesota / December 2017
WICHITA NATIONAL CERAMIC INVITATIONAL ​/ Reuben Saunders Gallery / Wichita, Kansas / September 2017 FRIENDS UNIVERSITY ALUMNI SHOW​ / Riney Fine Arts / Wichita, Kansas / September 2017
SPLASH ​(Featured artist) / Carriage House Factory / Newton, Kansas / May-June 2017
NEW WORK ​(Featured artist) / The Fiber Studio / Wichita, Kansas / July 2017
CONVERGENCE​ (Featured artist) / Gallery 12 / Wichita, Kansas / July 2017
​KACA EXHIBITION MASTERY EXHIBIT ​/ Hesston Community College / Hesston, Kansas / November 2016
​DIA DE LOS MUERTOS ART EXHIBITION​ / NOTO Art Center / Topeka, Kansas / October 2016
​VISIT WICHITA / CLAY CARTEL​ / FINAL FRIDAY / /Wichita, Kansas / May 2016
REUBEN SAUNDERS GALLERY​ / Wichita, Kansas / 2016
STRECKER-NELSON GALLERY​ / Manhattan, Kansas / November 2015-present
TESSERE FINE ART GALLERY ​/ CLAY CARTEL / FINAL FRIDAY / Wichita, Kansas / Sept-Nov / 2015
CLAY WITH A CAPITAL T​ / CLAY CARTEL / Newman University / Wichita, Kansas / August 2015 ​COMPASSIONATE CLAY AT BETHEL COLLEGE- Post MFA EXHIBIT​ / Newton, Kansas / August 2015 COMPASSIONATE CLAY AT THE FIBER STUDIO- Post MFA EXHIBIT​ / Wichita, Kansas / July 2015
SMALL WORKS , CLAY CARTEL-FIBER STUDIO​ / Fiber Studio / Wichita, Ks. /December 2014 KACA EXHIBITION

MASTERY EXHIBIT​ / Moss -Thorns Gallery / Hays, Kansas / October 2014 DIA DE LOS MUERTOS EXHIBITION / NOTO Art Center ​/ Topeka, Kansas / October 2014 SMOKY HILLS ART EXHIBITION / Hays Arts Council / Hays,

Kansas / April 2014
DAY OF THE DEAD EXHIBIT ​/ Go Away Garage / Wichita, Kansas / October 2013

WICHITA NATIONAL ALL MEDIA CRAFT EXHIBITION ​/ Center for the Arts / Wichita, Kansas / 2013 SMOKY HILLS ART EXHIBITION​ / Hays Arts Council / Hays, Kansas / April 2013
DAY OF THE DEAD EXHIBIT​ / Go Away Garage / Wichita, Kansas / October 2012
KACA EXHIBITION​ / Topeka, Kansas / September 2012

INTERFAITH MINISTRIES​ / Wichita, Kansas / July 2012 SUMMER ART WALK ​/ Hays, Kansas / June 2012

 

AWARDS
BEST OF SHOW - CASH AWARD​ / Dia De Los Muertos Exhibition / NOTO Art Center / October 2014

TEACHING AWARD ​- The Potter’s Council / NCECA / March 2014 HONORABLE MENTION - Smoky Hills Art Exhibition 2014 CASH AWARD

The Wichita National All Media Craft Exhibitions​ / August 2013 / Wichita, Kansas / CASH AWARD
CASH AWARD​ - Smoky Hills Art Exhibition / 2013
AMERICAN VISIONS CASH AWARD FOR TEACHING​ - National Level Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, NYC 2012 CELEBRATING EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION AWARD ​- Maize High School / 2010

DEBI COX-CERAMIC ARTIST