Associate Professor, Art, Design & Music Department
Denny Gerwin began his education near his hometown at Bowling Green State University
in Ohio, where he earned a B.F.A. in 3D Studies in 2004. Then, he pursued post-bach
studies for two years at the Hartford Art School in Connecticut. After finishing his
M.F.A. at Utah State University in 2009, he was hired on as adjunct faculty in Ceramics
In 2010, Gerwin was featured in the Emerging Artist issue of Ceramics Monthly magazine. He was also awarded a residency in the John Michael Kohler Arts Center
Arts/Industry program in Kohler, Wisconsin. After working for two years as a lecturer
of ceramics and foundations art at Central Michigan University, Denny accepted a position
as Assistant Professor of 3D Art at Queens University of Charlotte in 2012.
Gerwin enjoys making his work alongside his students in the on-campus studio, and showing
his work in national juried exhibitions and regional invitational exhibitions. He
also travels around the country doing workshops involving demonstrations of specialized
techniques and processes, lectures about experiences in his artwork and in teaching,
and working with groups of artists and students to fire wood-burning kilns.
M.F.A, Ceramics, Utah State University
B.F.A., 3D Studies, Bowling Green State University