curricula vitae

gina lawson egan

Studio: 909.519.5981


MFA 1988 Ceramics Claremont Graduate University Fellowship Recipient
BFA 1985 Ceramics University of Michigan Dean’s List Honors

selected group exhibitions

Ontario Open Art Biennial Ontario Museum of History and Art, Ontario CA
CreativityChaffey Community Art Museum, Fillip Winery, Rancho Cucamonga CA
Self-Portraits (“farce”)Citrus College, Glendora CA
Ink and Clay 38Kellogg University Art Gallery, CalPoly Pomona University, Pomona CA
Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Toy Pots, Square I Gallery, Claremont, CA
Laugh Out Loud, Bunny Gunner Gallery, Pomona, CA
Just Wing It, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA
Simply Red, Da Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA
Oxnard College Faculty Art Show, McNish Art Gallery, Oxnard CA
The Poe Show Dba Gallery, Pomona, CA
Soldner Society, NCECA, Tampa, FL,

Ink and Clay 36, Kellogg University Art Gallery, Cal State Polytechnic University, Pomona CA
We’ve got Messages State Farm/Space, Hancock Park, CA
All you can Eat, Bunny Gunner Gallery, Pomona CA

Out of the Garage, 50 Bucks Gallery, Pomona, CA
Woman to Woman, McNish Art Gallery, Oxnard College, Oxnard, CA

100 Dollar Show, 643 Project Space, Ventura, CA
ACS-DC Diversity in Clay, AMOCA, Pomona, CA
HOOFPRINTS: the Horse in Art, Legend and Action, Millard Sheets Center for the Arts at Fairplex, Pomona, CA
Hands Down, The Claremont Forum, Claremont, CA

2007 Faculty Exhibition, Oxnard College, Oxnard, CA

2006 Lighten Up, Da Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA
Tree of Life, The Folk Tree, Pasadena, CA

2005 Tree of Life, El Camino College, Torrance, CA
Double Vision, The Claremont Forum, Claremont, CA

2004 Time Out of Mind, El Camino College, Torrance, CA
Standing Room Only, 60th Scripps College Ceramic Annual, Scripps College, CA
Artisans Show, DA Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA
2001 Gina Lawson Egan-Sculpture, FreeHand Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Faculty Exhibition, Chaffey College Museum of Art and Art History, Ontario, CA
1998 Group Exhibition, Corinth Ceramics Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Staff Selects, First Street Gallery and Art Center, Claremont, CA
Gina Lawson: Recent Work, Gallery Periwinkle, Mill Valley, CA
Night of 101 Cups, Corinth Ceramic Studio, Los Angeles, CA
1996 Ceramic Sculpture, Free Hand Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
La Jolla Arts Festival, Best of Show, Birdman La Jolla, CA
Affair in the Gardens, Best of Show, Skyscraper man, Beverly Hills, CA
La Quinta Fine Arts Festival La Quinta, CA
1995 The Village Arts Festival, La Quinta, CA
New Visions in Clay, Mendocino, CA
1994 Get Back, Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
5th Annual Artist Toy Exhibition, Da Gallery, Pomona, CA
Ceramics Now, Downey Museum of Art, Downey, CA

solo & two person exhibitions

2012 365, One a Day Bunny Gunner Gallery, Pomona CA
365, One a Day, Project Space Gallery, Ventura CA
2011 Together Again for the First Time Loft 204 Gallery, Claremont CA
2005 Current Work, Some Crust Bakery, Claremont, CA
20112003 Ceramic Platters, Somecrust Bakery, Claremont, CA
2002 One Night Stand, Avatar Gallery, Pomona, CA
2001 Free Hand Gallery Los Angeles, CA
Ruby Wallflower Laguna Beach, CA
Gina Lawson Egan Some Crust Bakery, Claremont, CA
2000 Birds, bottles and busts, Claremont Community Foundation, Claremont, CA
1999 Faces in a Crowd, Nick’s Café Trevi, Claremont, CA
1997Ceramic Platters, Nick’s Café Trevi, Claremont, CA
1996 Women on the Verge, Acme Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
1995 New Work, Mendenhall Gallery Whittier College, Whittier, CA
1994 Asleep, DA Gallery, Pomona, CA
New Work, Alan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA
1991 Kinetic Ceramics, Gallery at Haymarket, Cassopolis, MI
1988 Ceramic Sculpture, Antelope Valley College, Lancaster, CA
Gina Lawson: Sculpture, The Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA
1987 Ceramic Sculpture, Kiln Yard Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA
1986 Primal Archetype, South Western Michigan College, Dowagiac, MI

employment history

Currently-Adjunct Professor, Ceramics, 3-D Design, CalPoly Pomona University, Pomona CA
Currently-Instructor: Ceramics, Enrichment Program, Sycamore Elementary, Claremont CA
Adjunct Professor, Oxnard College, Oxnard, CA
Adjunct Faculty, Whittier College, Whittier, CA
Instructor: Summer Enrichment, Foothill Country Day School, Claremont, CA
ArtLink Program, DA Center for the Arts, Pomona, CA
Visiting Lecturer of Art: Pitzer College, Claremont, CA
Adjunct Faculty: Chaffey Community College, Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Adjunct Faculty: Riverside Community College, Riverside, CA
Instructor: First Street Gallery and Art Center, Claremont, CA

selected private collections

Dee Cole, Rancho Cucamonga CA
Sam and Beverly Maloof, Alta Loma., CA
Paul Soldner, Claremont, CA
Toni McLaughlin-Bostick, Whittier, CA
Bobby Diamond, Los Angeles, CA
Barbara Henderson, Rancho Cucamonga CA
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Krueger, Newport Beach, CA
Michael and Connie Layne, Claremont, CA
Edward and Darlene Lowe, Cassopolis, MI
Mr. and Mrs. Robert McKnoght, Laguna Beach, CA
Lynn Myers, Pasadena, CA
John and Karen Nuieberg, Claremont, CA
Connie and Roger Ransom, Riverside, CA
V’agastino Family, Mill Valley, CA
Joe and Georgette Unis, Claremont, CA
Jan Wheatcroft, Claremont, CA


John Campbell III, Claremont, CA
Michael and Kim Ridder, Claremont, CA