Anne Currier was born in Louisville, KY. She studied at the School of the Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois (BFA, 1972) and the University of Washington, Seattle (MFA, 1974). She has been recognized as a major figure in contemporary ceramic art since the 1980’s. In 2012, she was honored by the American Crafts Council College of Fellows as a new Fellow and award recipient for career achievement. She has received several major grants, including the New York Foundation for the Arts, the Virginia Groot Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. Additionally, Anne is highly regarded as a teacher. She is a Kruson Distinguished Professor at Alfred University and has twice been selected by students and faculty of Alfred University to receive the Joseph Kruson Trust Fund Award for Teaching. Anne’s sculptures are in numerous international and national museums and private collections. She is represented by Lacoste Gallery, Concord, MA and the HarveyMeadows Gallery, Aspen, CO.