Brooke Cashion is from California and currently lives in Helena, MT where she is a resident at The Archie Bray Foundation. She has a BFA from The University of the Pacific, a post-bachelor degree from Colorado State University, and an MFA from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University where she also worked for two years as an assistant technician and adjunct professor. Her ceramic practice exists at an intersection of art, design, and craft.
Past Short Term Resident
Katie crafts porcelain vessels that combine dynamic forms and dimensional surfaces to create a captivating presence. Formal components such as line, space, and color are carefully considered to create objects that are striking at first glance and reward further inspection. Constructed with an emphasis on symmetry and structure, the works challenge conventional interpretations of the vessel and promote a sense of awe.
Katie Bosley Sabin is originally from Clearwater, Florida and is currently the Artist in Residence at Mudflat Studio in Boston, Massachusetts. She earned her MFA in Ceramics from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln and her BFA from the University of Florida. Katie has been a Summer Resident at the Archie Bray Foundation in Helena, MT and a Fogelberg Resident at Northern Clay Center in Minneapolis, MN.
Steven Young Lee served as the Resident Artist Director of the Bray for 15 years and is currently the Director Emeritus and Special Projects Manager. Lee has maintained an active studio practice and has lectured extensively in North America and Asia. In the Fall of 2016 he was one of four artists featured as part of the Renwick Invitational at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D.C. His work has been collected by the Smithsonian Museum, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Crystal Bridges Museum of Art, the Portland Art Museum, the Four Seasons Hotel in Seoul, Korea, and many public and private collections. Originally from Chicago, he lives in Helena with his wife, Lisa and their two children Gavin and Florence.