Bede Clarke


MFA, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

BA, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL


Bede Clarke has been a Professor of Art at the University of Missouri since 1992. He received his Master of Fine Arts from The University of Iowa (1990) and a BFA from Eckerd College (1982). Bede's work is found in public and private collections in the U.S. and abroad.

Clarke exhibits worldwide, recently at: Yingge Ceramics Museum 2012 Taiwan Ceramics Biennale, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA, and, Arvada Center for Fine Arts and Humanities, Arvada, CO.

Interviews and Info

The Sound of Color- Bede Clarke (from articles):

Ceramic Exhibition by MU Ceramics Professor Bede Clarke
February 5 - March 20, 2016

Opening, February 5 - 6-9PM
First Friday, March 4, 5-9PM
NCECA Conference Opening, March 18, 5-9:30PM

Carter Art Center Gallery
MCC-Penn Valley
3201 Southwest Trafficway
Kansas City, MO  64111

Bede Clarke Interviews (from articles): Bede Clarke Interviews

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