Marc Digeros

Marc Digeros grew up in Fridley, Minnesota, a northern suburb of Minneapolis, and received his BFA from the University of Minnesota in 1995. Digeros received his MFA from the University of Washington, Seattle, in 1998, after which he moved to Helena, Montana, to work as a resident artist at the Archie Bray Foundation. During his two-year residency, Digeros received the first ever Taunt Fellowship. In 2000, he moved to Los Angeles where he still resides. Since 2001, Digeros has worked for the architect Frank Gehry as Model Shop Manager, an integral position that makes the everyday production of architectural models possible. Though his job is full-time, he spends time in his studio creating as much ceramic artwork as he can. He has also taught at schools in the Los Angeles area including California State University (CSU)–Northridge, CSU–Long Beach, as well as the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.