Pete Scherzer
Aiea, Hawaii

Pete Scherzer holds an MFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred, NY, and a BFA from the Cleveland Institute of Art.  He maintains a studio in Aiea, Hawaii.  Scherzer was a 2010 recipient of a Jerome Ceramic Artists Project Grant from Northern Clay Center.  He was also the Facilities and Studio Program Manager at the Center for many years.  “My pots are meant to embellish their setting and bring attention to the function they perform,” he says.  “They put on a show and ask for attention in addition to dealing with service.”