Lisa York

Lisa York
Nourishment: Art for the Soul & Sustenance

Jan. 8, 2024 to Feb. 3, 2024
Artalk: Jan. 22, 2024 at 7:30 p.m.

 


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Coffee Set, 5x13x6, 2024 Coffee Set, 5x13x6”, 2024 Artist Statement

Lisa York creates ceramics for special occasions and daily use. The varied surfaces, line, and circle patterns on the work are inspired from travel and time outdoors. Her ceramic studio is located by Hartford, CT.

Drinking Set, 10x14x7, 2024 Drinking Set, 10”x14”x7”, 2024 York studied art at University of North Dakota, Hood College, Houghton College, and apprenticed
with Kevin Crowe at Tye River Pottery. She was an artist-in-residence at the Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute in Jingdezhen, China, the International Ceramics Studio in Kecskemet, Hungary, and the Residency for Ceramics, Berlin, Germany. In Tanzania, she started a ceramics program at of Neema Crafts, an organization that trains people with disabilities to become skilled artisans. Likewise, she worked with a similar program in Chichi, Guatemala for a short-term project. Her functional ceramics have been exhibited nationally and internationally.