Merrie Wright

Merrie Wright earned her Bachelor of Fine Art from the Kansas City Art Institute and her Master of Fine Art  in ceramics from Louisiana State University.  She is currently an assistant professor of art at the University of Texas at Tyler.  Merrie’s early studio work focused on functional pottery and today, her work focuses on ceramic sculpture, installation, and photographs of site-specific works.  Her most recent exhibitions include the 19th San Angelo Ceramic Competition at the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts in San Angelo, TX, Sources and Influences at the Huntington Museum of Art in Huntington, WV.