Jeffry Mitchell

(American, born 1958)

Northwest artist Jeffry Mitchell creates expressive ceramic sculptures, prints, and drawings that investigate the complexities of the human experience. His works explore concepts of gender, spirituality, vulnerability, and self-discovery, often using accessible and familiar imagery of animals and flowers. He received a Bachelor of Arts in painting from the University of Dallas, apprenticed with a potter in Japan, and received a Master of Fine Arts in printmaking at the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia.