(Bradenton, Fla., Feb. 4, 2020) — State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) visiting artist Katie Fee will be at SCF Venice, 8000 S. Tamiami Trail, on Wednesday, Feb. 26. Fee will speak about her work in ceramics from 11 a.m. to noon in the Selby Room in Building 800. She will then give a demonstration of her work and techniques from 1-4 p.m., in Building 700, Room 708. Both events are free and open to the public.
Fee is currently operating as an Artist in Residence at the Morean Center for Clay in Saint Petersburg. She holds a B.A. in Studio Art from the College of William & Mary and a Graduate Certificate in Ceramics from UMass Dartmouth. Fee has been on the staff at Peters Valley School of Craft, a long-term resident at Mudflat Art Center, a visiting speaker at Harvard’s Office of the Arts and an assistant at The Penland School of Craft.
Fee draws inspiration from her undergraduate studies of geology and her travels. Her artwork addresses the intersection between geologic force and intimate functionality. Her work has been featured in national and international juried exhibitions and Ceramics Monthly Magazine.
SCF’s new visiting artist program has been developed in partnership with the Morean Center for Clay Residency Program in St. Petersburg.
For more information about art at SCF, visit SCF.edu/Art.