In my work I am looking for connection. Connecting materials, forms, and ideas are all essential elements in my work. It is through this desire to connect, to link, to combine that I came to explore traditional joinery techniques in Japanese woodworking. Kate Carr was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. She graduated from Marlboro College in Marlboro, Vermont and received her MFA in sculpture from the University of Iowa. She has completed residencies at the Vermont Studio Center, the Harwood Museum, Jentel, the MacDowell Colony, and the Ucross Foundation. She is also a recipient of a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant. Kate has lived in Santa Fe, New Mexico since 2007. Her work explores material relationships through repetition, juxtaposition, and contemplation.