Kelli Rae Adams

Art Discipline: 
Washington, DC
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Oct 7, 2019 to Nov 1, 2019
Mar 16, 2020 to Apr 10, 2020

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.