• organic shaped clay sculpture

    Dylan Beck

    • At present, Dylan J. Beck is an Assistant Professor of Art and the Ceramics Area Chair at Kansas State University in Manhattan, KS. As a 2012 NCECA Emerging artist, Dylan was chosen to represent the organization by presenting a lecture at the CAA conference in NYC this winter. His research focus is on the interaction between built space and the natural environment and the idea that manmade landscapes express a society’s material and political priorities. Dylan has received research grants for work with rapid prototyping as well as studio sustainability and efficiency modifications. Since graduating from Tyler, Dylan has exhibited his work extensively. This summer he will present a solo exhibition at the Leedy Voulkos Arts Center in Kansas City, MO. 

  • exhibition space with vessels on wall

    Adam Ledford

    • Adam Ledford lives in Philadelphia and works as an Adjunct Professor at Tyler School of Art in the Continuing Education Department and Teaching Artist for The Claymobile, The Clay Studio’s public outreach education program.  He has recently created custom ceramic replica work for The Franklin Institute’s Dead Sea Scrolls exhibition and Sacred Heart Oratory in Wilmington Delaware. Ledford had a 2012 solo show in Metropolitan Gallery, Philadelphia PA and a forthcoming solo exhibition at Grisling Law, Philadelphia.