Biography

Casey Parkinson is a ceramic artist from Hammond, Louisiana.   She creates contemporary sculpture, installation art, as well as wheel-thrown functional dishware using porcelain and stoneware clay.  She received her BA from Southeastern Louisiana University and MFA from Louisiana Tech University.

Her pottery and sculpture has been included in national juried exhibitions, at venues such as Louisiana’s Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans Contemporary Art Center, River Oaks Art Center, and at LSU’s Student Union Gallery, where she was awarded first place at the 20x20x20 National Compact Exhibition. She has has been recognized in publications such as United Hemispheres Magazine, CFile, and The New York Times, and is currently Artist in Residence at Utah Museum of Contemporary Art.