"My work is an exploratory process; I am primarily driven by curiosity, experimentation, and the visceral act of making itself. " - Kristen Erickson
Kristen Erickson is a ceramic artist and educator based out of Pomona, California. Working in both high fire & midrange clays, Erickson produces functional vessels, wall pieces, sculptural works, and wearables. She also produces interactive gallery and museum projects that focus on public engagement, education, and collaboration. Her process is exploratory, driven by curiosity, experimentation, and the visceral act of making itself. With 17 years of experience in clay, a BFA in Environmental Art from Otis College Of Art + Design, and an extensive background in architecture, Erickson’s skill set is a diverse one that continues to drive her work in new directions. Currently, Erickson teaches ceramics at various community studios within the Los Angeles area.