Kelli Rae Adams

Art Discipline: 
Washington, DC
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Sep 30, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019

Kelli Rae Adams has exhibited nationally and internationally at venues including the Corcoran School of the Arts & Design (Washington, DC), the David Winton Bell Gallery at Brown University (Providence, RI), the Wassaic Project (Wassaic, NY) and the Museum of International Ceramic Art (Denmark). She has been a fellow at Halcyon Arts Lab in Washington, DC, and an artist-in-residence at Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center in Denmark and Vista Alegre in Portugal. In 2019, she served as Arts Envoy to Honduras for the U.S. Department of State, lecturing & teaching at several institutions in Tegucigalpa and jurying the XVIII Central American Sculpture & Ceramics Biennial. Her study of ceramics began in Japan, where she apprenticed for five years with Tetsuro Hatabe, a master potter in the Karatsu tradition. Kelli holds an MFA in Ceramics from the Rhode Island School of Design and a BA in Visual Arts and Spanish from Duke University.