Ben FiessBen Fiess is a Minnesota based artist (though he is currently a resident at the Philadelphia Clay Studio). He has a Master of FIne Arts in Ceramics from Indiana University. His work is both experimental and utilitarian. Ceramic compositions of various parts are unique arrangements of ceramic, wood, and fabric that play with possibilities of surface, space and composition, while his ceramic jars are individual works of art that function as containers for spices, herbs and so forth.
Ben has a passion for clay and glazes that is documented in his database for this purpose. He clearly has a real dedication to his medium and a spirited approach to his work.