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ABOUT THE ARTIST

Matt Kearney was born and raised in Sarasota, FL. He studied one-on-one under Korean Master Potter Ki Woon Huh at his private home and studio for several years. Ki Woon Huh is an unparalleled ceramic artist who opened Matt's eyes to the world of possibilities and creativity that could be applied to three-dimensional art and ceramics in particular. You can see Ki Woon Huh's website here

 

Matt Kearney's work has been awarded by a past sitting Florida governor and displayed in the Florida capitol building. His work has also been recognized with awards by the National League of American Pen Women, the Fine Arts Society of Sarasota, Sarasota’s Education Foundation, and at various juried art exhibitions. He graduated from Stetson University with a major in marketing and a minor in fine art. 

 

When not in the studio, Matt enjoys racing standup paddleboards on the Imperial River and around the country.