Faculty

Jacqueline Laurita Cortese

Jacqueline Laurita Cortese

Jackie Laurita Cortese is a sculpture artist and designer living and working in Los Angeles.  She earned a MFA from the ceramics program at Cranbrook Academy of Art in Michigan and her BFA in sculpture from Adelphi University in New York. She has exhibited with Steve Turner in Los Angeles (2018), Louise Alexander in Porto Cervo, Italy (2018), Now Space, Los Angeles (2018), BBQLA, Los Angeles (2017), AM Gallery, Los Angeles (2018), Embassy, Los Angeles (2016), The Bedfellows Club, Little Rock, Arkansas (2015), Half Gallery, Los Angeles (2014), and is currently working toward a forthcoming show with LAMAG in 2021. She is Special Technical Faculty at California Institute of the Arts where she teaches courses in ceramic sculpture making and glaze chemistry.