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Dane Hodges

My name is Dane Hodges. I am a ceramic artist currently based out of Minneapolis, MN. Though new to the area, I am looking forward to setting up my studio at Fire on the Greenway. I started out my journey as an art student dead set on drawing and painting, however, when I took ceramics my junior year I fell in love. There is something about the intimacy of the making process as well as the finished product being a functional object to be handled and used. The whole culture and medium mesmerized me. Now, I am fortunate enough to be following my greatest passion and hope that comes across in my work. Artist Statement My ceramic work is directly influenced by the supple nature of the human form and the rich color palette found in nature. Fullness and breathe of, and restraints on the body manifest in my work in different ways as my work progresses. Currently, I am drawn to elegant and plump forms with implied restraints in the use of lobing, which is the process …