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Margie Hughto

Margie Hughto

(b. 1944)
American
Born: Endicott, NY, United States

Margie Hughto is an internationally recognized mixed-media artist who has examined ceramics in a non-traditional contemporary format. Hughto holds a BS from the State University of New York at Buffalo and an MFA in ceramics from Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. For ten years, Hughto worked at the Everson Museum of Art as a part-time teacher, lecturer and Curator of Ceramics. She joined the faculty of Syracuse University in 1971 where she is currently a professor of ceramics at the University's College of Visual and Performing Arts. Her work has been included in numerous solo as well as group exhibitions since the 1970s. For over thirty years she has also become involved in commissioned site-specific projects and has completed several major architectural public artworks across the country