MFA 17 Ceramics
Born and raised in Nassau, Bahamas, Anina Major MFA 17 CR works with clay to investigate the relationship between self and place as a way of cultivating moments of reflection and acceptance. She studied at the College of The Bahamas and Drexel University prior to pursuing her graduate studies at RISD. Among the numerous awards she has won are the St. Botolph Club Foundation Emerging Artists Award for Sculpture, the Watershed Summer Residency Zenobia Award and a residency through the MASS MoCA Studio Artist Program. Her work has been exhibited in The Bahamas, the US and Europe, and she currently teaches ceramics at Pratt Institute.