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image of ceramic artist and instructor Christine Orr

Christine Orr b.1993 (she/her) is an interdisciplinary artist based in Richmond, Virginia. Working in clay, weaving, basketry, paper-making and poetry, her practice critically navigates how humans have co-evolved with objects. Orr investigates material culture’s role in our understanding of domestic and utilitarian items. Orr received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 2015. She completed her Master of Fine Arts from Virginia Commonwealth University in the Craft/Material Studies Department in 2021. Christine has taught ceramics to people of all ages (ranging from 2-98 years old) for the last twelve years. Her favorite techniques to teach are wheel throwing basics and coil building. 

image of christine orr's art work
image of christine orr's art work
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