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About the Artist

Originally from California, Andrew Hoeppner received his BFA in Ceramics from Sierra Nevada College. He continued to pursue ceramics after college as a post-baccalaureate student at the University of Montana in Missoula where he also completed an internship and an international residency at Medalta in Medicine Hat Alberta, Canada. Most recently Andrew graduated with his MFA in Sculpture from the reputable University of Washington, Seattle 3D4M program. Post graduating, Andrew traveled to Vallauris, France progressing his work at the Vallauris Residency all while studying the famous ceramic collection of Pablo Picasso and the paintings of Henri Matisse. Andrew is now a current long-term resident at the local Seattle Pottery Northwest in Lower Queen Anne. He will continue his research and produce work for an upcoming solo exhibition at the 4 Culture Gallery in July of 2016 and a solo exit show with Pottery Northwest in January of 2017.

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From the Artist

This Fellowship allows our dreams and passions to come true. Without it my work would not be possible, nor reach my ideal dreams. Thank you for supporting local artists!

Andrew Hoeppner