Adam Shiverdecker is a sculptor and educator living in Berkeley, California and is Associate Professor of Spatial Art at San José State University. He has held multiple artist residencies, including The Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts, Greenwich House Pottery, and the Tyler School of Art. His work has been included in numerous solo and group exhibitions at venues including: The Museum of Craft and Design (San Francisco), Everson Museum of Art, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kimball Art Center, Greenwich House Pottery, and San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art. He holds a B.Ed. from The University of Toledo (Ohio) and MFA from The University of South Carolina.