Experience

2014 May-June Artist Residential Studio Program
The Pottery Workshop, Jingdezhen, China
1994-1995 Ceramics Instructor
Maryville University, St. Louis, Missouri
1983-1995 Ceramics Instructor
Honors Art Magnet Program
Visual and Performing Arts High School, St. Louis, Missouri
1991-1993 Art Instructor
Mark Twain Summer Institute, Modern Art, St. Louis, Missouri
1984-1985 Art Instructor
Harris Stowe State College, St. Louis, Missouri
1981-1982 Research Assistant to Paul Dresang
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois

 

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2011 Ken Kohoutek: Montana Works, Sherrie Gallerie
Columbus, Ohio
2009 The Art of Ken Kohoutek, The U of M – WMC Gallery/Museum
(MAGDA Exhibition), Dillon, Montana
The Art of Ken Kohoutek, Schoolhouse History & Art Center
(MAGDA Exhibition)  Colstrip, Montana
2007 The Art of Ken Kohoutek, Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art,
Great Falls, Montana
1999 Ceramic Tile Paintings, Montana State University Exit Gallery,
Bozeman, Montana
1996 Narrative Clay, Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art,
Great Falls, Montana
1994 William Shearburn Fine Art,
St. Louis, Missouri
1992 William Shearburn Fine Art,
St. Louis, Missouri
1991 Randall Gallery,
St. Louis, Missouri
Sybil Larney Gallery,
Chicago, Illinois
1989 Randall Gallery,
St. Louis, Missouri
1987 E.S. Galt Gallery,
St. Louis, Missouri
St. Louis Community College at Meramec,
St. Louis, Missouri

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013 Juried National II, Red Lodge Clay Center
Red Lodge, Montana
2010 Beyond the Brickyard Juried Exhibition, Archie Bray Foundation
Helena, Montana
2008 Stories, The Emerson Center for the Arts and Culture
Bozeman, Montana
Glory of the West, Shack Up Gallery,
Bozeman, Montana
2002 Mountain West Contemporary Art, Helen E. Copeland Gallery,
Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana
2002 Fourteenth San Angelo National Ceramic Competition,
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts,
San Angelo, Texas
2002 32/32/2000,  Southern Illinois University Art Museum,
Edwardsville, Illinois
2001 Basket Reflections, Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art,
Great Falls, Montana
1998 ANA 27 National Juried Exhibition, Holter Museum of Art,
Helena, Montana
1996 Eleventh San Angelo National Ceramic Competition,
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts,
San Angelo, Texas
1994 NCECA 1995 Clay National, Frederick R. Wiseman Art Museum,
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Holiday Tea Party, Maveety Gallery,
Gleneden Beach, Oregon
1993 29th Ceramic National, Everson Museum of Art
Syracuse, New York and Newark Museum,
Newark, New Jersey
America in Painting and Bronze, Missouri Athletic Club,
St. Louis, Missouri
1993 Year of the American Graft – Regional Exhibition, St. Louis Design Center,
St. Louis, Missouri
The Anheuser-Busch Gallery at COCA, Center of Contemporary Arts,
St. Louis, Missouri
1992 Seventh Annual San Angelo National Ceramic Competition,
San Angelo, Texas
Past and Present, Mesing Gallery,
St. Louis, Missouri
1991 Art St. Louis VI, Art St. Louis,
St. Louis, Missouri
Redefining Clay, Hunt Gallery, Sybil Larney Gallery,
Chicago, Illinois
1990 Mask Hysteria, National Invitation, Pro Art,
St. Louis, Missouri
Ceramics Now, Downey Museum of Art,
Downing, California
1989 Ceramics, Kansas City Artist Coalition,
Kansas City, Missouri
1988 Clay for the Wall, Martha Schneider Gallery,
Highland Park, Illinois
100 St. Louis Artists, St. Louis Artist Coalition,
St. Louis, Missouri
Chicago Fire, Near Northwest Council, North Pier,
Chicago, Illinois
Third Annual Monarch Tile National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo
Museum of Fine Arts,
San Angelo, Texas
Wit, Humor & Satire, St. Louis Artist Coalition,
St. Louis, Missouri
An Affair of the Arts, sponsored by the St. Louis Effort for A.I.D.S,
St. Louis, Missouri
Instant Image, sponsored by St. Louis Magazine,
St. Louis, Missouri
1987 100 St. Louis Artists, St. Louis Artist Coalition,
St. Louis, Missouri
1985 Drawings and Sculptures, two person exhibition, Jordan Creek Art Center,
Springfield, Missouri
1984 Drawings and Sculptures, two person exhibition, Jordan Creek Art Center,
Springfield, Missouri
1983 Artists from Nine States, J.B. Speed Art Museum,
Louisville, Kentucky
Pottery Exhibition, Springfield Art Association Gallery,
Springfield, Illinois
Clay/Fiber Invitational, The Peoria Art Guild,
Peoria, Illinois
Eight U.S.A. Artists, Belleville College,
Belleville, Illinois
Wabash Valley Exhibition, The Sheldon Gallery,
Terre Haute, Indiana
1982 What’s New in Clay?, University of Houston Art Gallery,
Houston, Texas
MFA Exhibition, Buckley, Buckley and Hackett Gallery,
Edwardsville, Illinois
Two-Person Exhibit, Sutton Loop Gallery,
St. Louis, Missouri
Wabash Valley Exhibition, The Sheldon Gallery,
Terre Haute, Indiana
Mid-State Craft Show, Evansville Museum of Science & Arts,
Evansville, Illinois
1979 Group Exhibition, Montana State University Art Gallery,
Bozeman, Montana
Group Exhibition, Gallery 16,
Great Falls, Montana

 

EDUCATION
1983 M.F.A., Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois
1980 B.A., Art, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana
1978-1979 National Student Exchange Program, Moorhead State University,
Moorhead, Minnesota

 

AWARDS
Fourteenth San Angelo National Ceramic Competition (Merit Award),
San Angelo, Texas
Kohler Artist in Residence Program (Finalist),
Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Carey G. Ornes Honor Award (sculpture), University Center Art Gallery,
Edwardsville, Illinois
Friends of Art Graduates Award (ceramics), University Center Art Gallery,
Edwardsville, Illinois
National Student Exchange Program, Moorhead State University,
Moorhead, Minnesota

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY
1995 Upfront, Ceramic Monthly, September 1995
1994 Recent Work, review by Robert Duffy, St. Louis Post-Dispatch,
Thursday, October 27, 1994
1993 New Prints and Ceramic Works, review by Alexandra Bellos, Riverfront
Times, April 13, 1993
1993 Judgment Call, by Robert A. Ellison, Jr., American Crafts,
October/November, 1993, p.48
1991 Cover, St. Louis Home, Spring Issue
1989 Art in Perspective, half-hour weekly cable TV segment produced by Focal
Point Productions in conjunction with Double Helix for the St. Louis Artist
Coalition, St. Louis, Missouri, videotaped interview

 

COLLECTIONS
Architectural Design Guild, St. Louis, Missouri
Susan Cejika, Clayton, Missouri
Noyes Street Café, Evanston, Illinois
Blaine-Braswell & Associates Insurance, Inc., St. Louis, Missouri
Redel’s Restaurant, St. Louis, Missouri
Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, North Carolina
Hallmark Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri
Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art, Great Falls, Montana
Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois