Hixson-Lied Next Visiting Artist: Candice Methe

Candice Methe, Beaked Pouring Unit, 2020
Candice Methe, Beaked Pouring Unit, 2020

The next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist is ceramists, Candice Methe. She is a full-time studio artist and educator living and working in western North Carolina. Her lecture will be on Wednesday, March 6th at 5:30 pm in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

Methe has been working in clay for 25 years. After receiving a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in ceramics and art history from Northern Arizona University, she went on to earn a Master of Fine Arts in ceramics from the University of Minnesota.

During her career, she has been a resident at the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts, Red Lodge Clay Center and Roswell Artist-in-Residence Foundation. She has exhibited her artworks nationally and internationally and has pieces in many private and public collections.

Most recently, she has made a home for herself in western North Carolina, where she works in a 200-square-foot studio that clings to the side of a mountain high up in the trees.

More details at: https://arts.unl.edu/art/news/ceramist-candice-methe-next-hixson-lied-visiting-artist