Monica Rudquist

Assistant Professor

651-690-6645

merudquist@stkate.edu

Master of Fine Arts, Ceramics
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1985

Bachelor of Arts, Art, Magna Cum Laude
Macalester College, St Paul, Minnesota, 1983

Minnesota State Arts Board. (2013). Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant

Millwaukee Lakefront Arts Festival. (2012). Sculpture Garden Award Lakefront Arts Festival, Milwaukee

Millwaukee Lakefront Arts Festival. (2012). Best of Show (ceramics) Lakefront Arts Festival, Milwaukee, WI

57th St Art Fair. (2008). Newcomer award, 57th Street Art Fair, Chicago, Illinois

Minnesota Craft Council. (2002). Best of show (ceramics), Minnesota Crafts Festival, St. Paul, MN

Minnesota House of Representives. (2001). Awarded a House Resolution by the State of Minnesota “In recognition of her artistic contributions to the state of Minnesota”

Madison Art on the Square. (2000).Invitational award, Madison Art on the Square, Madison

Uptown Art Fair. (2000). Invitational award, Uptown Art Fair, Mpls. MN

Madison Art on the Square. (1999). Invitational awards Madison Art on the Square, Madison

Uptown Art Fair. (1997). Best of Show (ceramics) Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, MN

Uptown Art Fair. (1996). Best of Show (ceramics) Uptown Art Fair, Minneapolis, MN

Northern Clay Center. (1995). Jerome Artist Project Grant, Northern Clay Center, St. Paul, MN

Phi Beta Kappa. (1985). Awarded upon graduation from Macalester College.

Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant (2013)

Assistant Professor of Art—Ceramics and Sculpture, St. Catherine University, 2015–Present

Adjunct Ceramics Instructor, St. Catherine University, 2008–2015

Adjunct Assistant Professor—Ceramics, St. Olaf College, 2002–2004

Head of Ceramics Department, Edina Art Center, 1985–1995

Mentor, WARM Women's Artist Registry of Minnesota, 1991–1992

Ceramics Instructor, Bloomington Art Center, 1985–1993