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BFA in Art, Ceramics

facilities

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The ceramics area uses the following equipment in its studio facilities.

Studio/Classrooms

J-101 Faculty Office 

J-102 Survey and Studio 1 + 2 Classroom 

J-103 MFA Studio 

J-103A Faculty Office 

J-103B Graduate Students and Ceramics Guild Office 

J-104 BFA Studio 

J-105 BFA Studio 

J-106 Kiln Room/Special Projects Classroom/Photography/Overflow BFA Studio 

J-106A ECU SoAD Ceramics Teaching Collection Room 1 (Holland + Henderson Collection) 

J-106B ECU SoAD Ceramics Teaching Collection Room 2 (Holland, Fluke + Baltic Collection) 

J-115 ECU SoAD Ceramics Teaching Collection Room 3 (Holland, Fluke + Keaton Collection)

J-143 Dry Materials Storage/Glaze Mixing and Application Area

Equipment

  • 4,800 ft2 of Indoor Space (3,000 ft2 of which allocated to classrooms and students’ working area)
  • 3,600 ft2 of Outdoor Space (comprised of clay making, wood storage, and outdoor kiln area)
  • Locked Raw Material Storage Room
  • 1 BT 5,000 lbs. capacity Pallet Jack
  • 2 Dedicated Classroom Studio Spaces
  • 2 Dedicated BFA Upper-Division Studio Rooms with 16 Individual Student Workstations
  • 1 Dedicated MFA studio Room Accommodating up to 8 Students
  • 300 lb. capacity Soldner Professional Clay Mixer
  • 150 lb. capacity Peter Pugger
  • 70 lb. capacity Bailey De-Airing Mixer Pugger
  • 2 Bailey Slab Rollers
  • 1 North Star Clay Extruder
  • 3 North Star Commercial Clay Cart
  • 20 Electric Wheels (16 Brent + 4 Shimpo)
  • 15 Kick Wheels (9 Brent + 6 Lockerbee)
  • Plaster Area
  • Glaze Room with Bailey Commercial Chemical Storage Bins and Analog and Digital Scales
  • Laguna Glaze Spray Booth
  • Bailey Glaze Ball Mill
  • 7 Electric Kilns (5 Computer Controlled, 2 Manual)
  • 1 North Star 30-ton Log Splitter
  • 2 Gas-powered Chain Saws (1 Husqvarna + 1 Echo)
  • 1 Rigid 12-inch Miter Saw
  • 250 ft3 Wood-Burning Tube Kiln
  • 16 ft3 Down-Draft Catenary Arch Atmospheric Insulating Fire-Brick Kiln
  • 32 ft3 Down-Draft Bailey Commercial Shuttle Natural-Gas Kiln

  • 20 ft3 Natural/Down-Draft Geil Commercial Natural-Gas Kiln

  • Photo Documentation System

  • 2 Video Projection Screens