Jonathan Pacheco




About Jonathan Pacheco

Jonathan is a Chicago based ceramic artist making both functional and sculptural work. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in Ceramics. He has been working as a ceramic artist for the past fifteen years. He is deeply interested in woodfired ceramic processes and resulting textures. Time and layering are both important parts of his process.   See Jon’s work at


Jonathan teaches sculpture classes at Clayspace and various ceramics classes at Lillstreet in Chicago.  He also works as a Ceramics Lab Assistant at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove, Illinois.