Curated by Paul Kotula, Jim Shrosbree: slo (roll) was selected for presentation at Augsburg University by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) and Jenny Wheatley, Director of Exhibitions at AU. It will be on view as Minneapolis hosts the NCECA 53rd annual conference March 27 - 30. Concurrently, Shrosbree's work is on view as part of the NCECA invitational/juried exhibition The Form Will Find Its Way: Contemporary Ceramic Sculptural Abstraction curated by Elizabeth Carpenter. Presented at the Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, that exhibition also continues through March 30.
In 2017, Shrosbree was awarded a grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation and he just completed his third artist residency at Yaddo. His sculpture, paintings, and works on paper have been exhibited nationally and internationally and are included in such collections as Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Detroit Institute of Art, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, Des Moines Art Center, Mint Museum and University of Iowa Museum of Art. In addition to his most recent award and residency fellowship are those from the National Endowment for the Arts, Iowa Arts Council, Idaho Arts and Humanities Commission, MacDowell Colony and Watershed Center for Ceramic Art. Shrosbree earned his MFA in Ceramics at University of Montana. He is Professor of Art at Maharishi University, Fairfield, Iowa.