Aimee Marcinko is an Arizona native currently residing in Tucson, Arizona as the ceramic production manager of Oak and Earth Creations. She received an MFA in Ceramics at the University of Florida in 2021, an MA in art education from Arizona State University in 2014, and a BA in Ceramics in 2011. Prior to moving to Florida she managed the ceramic bell production facility at Arcosanti in Arizona's high desert. Aimee’s experiences living in Arcosanti’s experimental city (Arcosanti.org) has led her to investigate the human connection with nature, lighting and immersive experiences.
In her current position with Oak and Earth Creations, Aimee 3D prints designs that she converts into rubber molds and eventually plaster molds for mass production in a slip casting studio. She has traveled extensively and has completed workshops, internships and residencies at art centers around the world. Aimee's work has been exhibited at Arizona State University, The University of Florida, Anderson Ranch, Arrowmont, The Morean Clay Center, and many more.