Jenn Cole is a ceramic artist and curator from Lancaster, Ohio. She graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Ceramics in 2012. Following graduation, Jenn pursued a year long residency at The Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio in Iowa, she was the Artist- In - Residence of Exhibitions at The Appalachian Center for Craft in Tennessee, a Short-Term Resident at The Red Lodge Clay Center in Montana. In 2020 she returned to The Iowa Ceramics Center and Glass Studio as a short-term Visiting Artist.
Jenn has exhibited her pottery and curated shows in galleries across the country and has worked as the Gallery Manager at The Appalachian Center for Craft and as the Curator of Exhibitions and Gallery Coordinator for The Red Lodge Clay Center in Red Lodge, MT.
Her work was recently featured in Ceramics Monthly Magazine as a studio feature article in the November 2021 edition. Jenn’s pottery is currently on display in galleries including ClayAKAR in Iowa, Red Lodge Clay Center in Montana, and Schaller Gallery in Michigan. She is also represented by museums and craft schools in Kansas, Montana, New York, North Carolina, and Tennessee. She currently lives in middle Tennessee with her husband, step-daughter, two dogs and kitten, where she works as a full-time potter.