Mary Margaret Sims
2022-2023 Studio Assistant
Mary Margaret Sims was born and raised in Kansas City, MO. She is an undergraduate student at the Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI), majoring in ceramics with a minor in entrepreneurial studies, completing her BFA degree in May 2022. In 2019, Sims studied abroad at the International Ceramics Studio in Kecskemet, Hungary, where she participated in a group show titled “Lessons in Looking.” Her artwork is included in the KCAI Ken Ferguson Teaching Collection. Sims has gained professional experience by interning with several artists in the Kansas City area and has served as a teaching assistant for ceramics professors at KCAI. She uses industrial ceramics techniques to create functional, ritualistic objects with luscious forms in a playful color palette.