Sydney Ewerth

Instructor (part-time)
(205) 348-1889
Office Location:
Bureau of Mines 5 (BOM5)
(205) 348-0287

Atlanta native Sydney Ewerth received the MFA in ceramics from The University of Alabama in 2017. In graduate school she taught and assisted with classes in ceramics and drawing. She received the BFA with a concentration in sculpture and ceramics from Augusta University in Augusta, Ga. In March of 2017, Ewerth presented the lecture, “Artifacts of Identity,” at the annual conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) in Portland, Oregon. In the summer of 2016, she attended a ceramics workshop at the Oxbow School of Art in Michigan. In 2015, Ewerth was juried into five ceramics exhibitions from New York state to Louisiana. She won an honorable mention in the Lux Center of the Arts’ Mug Shots Juried Exhibition in Lincoln, Neb., She is a member of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) and served as secretary of UA’s Crimson Clay student club.Sydney Ewerth, "Mapping What Mopped Up The Shopped Up Floor"


“This Then This,” MFA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, March, 2017
National Student Juried Exhibition
, Portland, Oregon, March, 2017
“It’s There, I Swear,” MA Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, February, 2016
Instructors & 2nd Year Grad Students Showcase, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 2015
Graphic Clay: A Survey of Illuminated, Printed, and Innovative Surfaces, Baltimore Clayworks, Maryland, 2015


UA Students and Faculty Participate in National Ceramics Conference, 2017
Ceramics Grad Student to Attend Oxbow Summer Workshop, 2016
UA Crimson Clay Students Help Fill Up UPC’s Empty Bowls, 2016
UA Ceramics Students Craft Empty Bowls to Fill Need, 2015

Sydney Ewerth, "It's Safe, Rest Here" Grad student Sydney Ewerth paints a ceramic piece that will be part of a sculptural installation by artist Amy Pleasant. Sydney Ewerth, "Indexical Tracings & More Big Words," clay, vinyl and acrylic, 2015 
Sydney Ewerth, "A Collection of Things That Should Ultimately Mean Something (Happy Birthday)," 2016 Sydney Ewerth and Jason Stein at Big Al's Carnival, hosted by UA Gymnastics Sydney Ewerth, "Smurf and Turf," 2015


M.F.A., The University of Alabama (2017)
B.F.A., Augusta University (2013)