Amy Smoot

Graduate Teaching Assistant
(205) 348-5967
Office Location:
307 Garland Hall
(205) 348-0287

Amy Smoot is a second-year graduate student in ceramics. She teaches Figure Modeling and assists in Ceramics I. Smoot received the BFA in ceramics from the University of West Georgia where she was a studio assistant in ceramics and student research assistant. She was one of three artists selected for Air Air, an artist residency where artists make art on airplanes. A pop-up exhibition will be held in Atlanta in the fall of 2017. In the spring of 2017, she gave a 19th-century ceramics presentation at historic Lyon Hall in Demopolis, Ala. and led a “Fifty Minute Heads” workshop at the 2017 Georgia High School Clay Symposium (at UWG). In 2016-2017, she received a UA Graduate Council Fellowship. She currently serves as President for Crimson Clay.


SEP 11-OCT 12 Graduate Student Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa Ala.
SEP 2017 Air Air Pop-up Exhibition, Atlanta, Ga.
AUG 24 – SEP 28, 2017 5th Biennial Alumni Art Exhibition, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Ga.
SEP 2017 FRESH Emerging Artists Exhibition, Association for Visual Arts (AVA), Chattanooga, Tenn.
FEB 2017 Professor and Student Exhibition at the Alabama Clay Conference
FEB 2017 QUICKTURNAROUND, The University of Alabama Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Amy Smoot, "Untitled (Lint)," 2017 ceramic sculpture by Amy Smoot titled "Weight." ceramic sculpture by Amy Smoot titled "Be Good."


B.F.A., University of West Georgia (2015); concentration: ceramics