Shawn Murrey is an artist living in Arkport, NY where he is an Adjunct Professor as well as a Technical Specialist for the Ceramics Department at Alfred University. He has earned both his MFA (2008) and BFA (2004) from The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University.  Shawn has since exhibited his work widely in venues such as: The Cross Mackenzie Gallery (Washington, DC), The Clay Studio (Philadelphia, PA), The Snyderman-Works Galleries (Philadelphia, PA), and the Central Academy of Fine Arts (Beijing, China).