Steven Cheek is currently the Director and Artist in Residence at the Mary Anderson Center for the Arts and Adjunct Professor at the University of Louisville. Steven received his MFA in ceramics from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and a BFA from the University of Evansville under Les Miley.
Prior to moving to Louisville, KY he was a professor at Georgia State University School of Art and Design, and the University of Tennessee Chattanooga and an Artist in Residence at Odyssey Center for the Ceramic Arts in Asheville, NC.
Some of his exhibitions include “The New Aesthetics of Ceramics Invitational”, “Dinner (re)Works”, the San Angelo National Ceramics Competition and “Cup: The Intimate Object III – IX.”
He has received several awards and recognitions and is included in many private and public collections.