Jacob Foran (b.1983, US) presently works and teaches at Lakeside Upper School in Seattle, WA. He received his MFA from the University of Washington. Foran has been a guest artist at California State University Long Beach and a resident at the Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts. He has been included in more than sixty exhibitions in the US, including Games of Antiquities (with Tim Roda) at Gasser &Grunert Inc. in New York, NY and "Creating the New Northwest: Selections from the Herb and Lucy Pruzan Collection" at the Tacoma Art Musuem. His work has been published internationally-- most notable being: "Subconscious Emotion" in Surfaces Magazine in Beijing, China; "Headspace: Jacob Foran" in Designboom in Milan, Italy. He is currently represented by Ann Nathan Gallery in Chicago, IL. In summer of 2014, Jacob will be an artist in residence at the European Ceramic Workcenter, Netherlands.