- ARROWMONT · SCHOOL OF ARTS & CRAFTS · 556 Parkway · Gatlinburg, TN 37738
- PHONE: 865.436.5860 · FAX: 865.430.4101
- SITE BY: Robin Easter Design
Curtis Benzle has developed and used colored, translucent porcelain for forty years. His signature artworks are translucent, sculptural vessels and architectural lighting. They are represented in major museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Seto (Japan) Cultural Center and Taipei (Taiwan) County Yingge Ceramics Museum. Benzle has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Ohio Arts Council. He is professor emeritus and former chair of dimensional studies at the Columbus College of Art and Design (Columbus, OH). Curtis is a on the CERF+ board, is a former trustee of the American Craft Council, and past board president and executive director of Ohio Designer Craftsmen. Curtis currently lives in and maintains a studio in Huntsville, AL.
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