Artist biography


       Norleen Nosri
Place of Birth
Hospital Besar Kelang , Selangor.

Born June 8, 1978

Elementary : Sek. Ren. Keb. (2) Kelana Jaya, Selangor.
High School : Sek. Men. (P) Sri Aman, Selangor.
Colleges : Matriculation University Malaysia Sabah (2 months)
Taylors College (TOEFFL)
Columbia College, Missouri, USA ( Freshman Yr)
University of Missouri-Columbia (Soph. Yr-Present)
Currently completing Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Ceramics at the University of Missouri-Columbia. I am planning to pursue Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Ceramics.

Professional Related Experience
July -Present Ceramic Arts Instructor Access Arts – School of Service Develop and organize curriculum for Student of age 5-16 of all level.
May 2003 Beginning Ceramics Instructor Craft Studio Brady Common University of Missouri.
August 2003 Event Organizer and Artist Boone Historical Society Columbia, Missouri. “Ikebana: Expression of Nature Through Flowers & Ceramics.”
July ’02-Present Studio Artist of BC Ceramics Studio & Gallery Commission work
July.’02- Present Co-Owner, Art Director & Artist The Lion’s Den: Contemporary Art & Imports.
1999-Present Ceramics Art Show Consultant Ellis Library University of Missouri-Columbia
2000-2001 Treasurer M.U.C.K (University of MO Clay Klub) Manage Club’s account and attend SOAC meetings Organized fundraising and sales
Fall 1999 Event Organizer and Artist “An Evening of Art II” –Various artists. Old Warehouse in Columbia During Gallery Crawl
Summer 1998 Event Organizer and Artist An Evening of Art with Michele Jianakoplos & Yukari Kashihara
Nov. 2003 Event Caterer – International Night Brady Common University of Missouri-Columbia
Sept. 2001 Event Caterer – “Diversity in Columbia” State Farm Insurance Agency Headquarters
Boone County Bank B.C. Ceramics Show Invitational, Boone County National Bank, Ashland, Mo.
Cultural Kaleidoscope Invitational Exhibition Columbia Art League, Columbia, Mo.
44th Annual Boone County Art Show 2nd in ceramics category, Boone County National Bank, Columbia, Mo.
Ikebana: Inspiration of Nature Through Flowers & Ceramics Montminy Gallery, Walter-Boone County Historical Society Museum, Columbia, Missouri.
Columbia Photo B.C. Ceramics Show Invitational, Columbia Photo and Electronics.
Ellis Library Ceramics Show featuring Yukari Kashihara, Norleen Nosri, and Joe Walls Ellis Library University of Missouri-Columbia
Ellis Library B.C. Ceramics Show Invitational, Ellis Library University of Missouri- Columbia.
43rd Annual Boone County Art Show 2nd in drawing category, Boone Count National Bank, Columbia.
Columbia Photo B.C. Ceramics Show Invitational, Columbia Photo and Electronics.
Missouri University Ceramics: Work from Faculty and Students.
Montminy Gallery, Walter-Boone County Historical Society Museum, Columbia
Group Exhibition, Ardentia Gallery Featuring Stephen Bybee, Norleen Nosri and Yukari Kashihara Ardentia Gallery in Downtown Columbia. Mo.
Ellis Library MUCK exhibition Ellis Library University of Missouri-Columbia
Ellis Library featuring Norleen Nosri & Yukari Kashihara. Ellis Library University of Missouri-Columbia.
University of MO-Homecoming Juried Art Show 3rd in ceramics category. Memorial Union University of Missouri-Columbia
An Evening of Art II Transformed an old warehouse in Columbia into a gallery to be part of the Gallery Crawl
University of MO-Homecoming Juried Art Show Memorial Union University of Missouri-Columbia.
Student Artist Community Art Show Shattered, Columbia. Mo.
An Evening of Art featuring Norleen Nosri, Yukari Kashihara, and Michelle Jianakapolis Rock Quarry House, Columbia, Mo.

Present Gallery Representation
Legacy Art & Bookworks, Columbia, Missouri
Columbia Art League, Columbia, Missouri
B.C. Ceramics Studio & Gallery, Columbia, Missouri
The Lion’s Den Contemporary Art & Imports

Raku Firing Demonstrations:
• 1st Anniversary BC Ceramics Studio.
• Art in The Park with BC Ceramics Studio & Downtown Association.
Throwing Demonstration for Craft Studio at Lee’s Hall University of Missouri.