Alex Hibbitt is a British Artist, and currently an Associate Professor of Art at Ohio University, in Athens Ohio. Hibbitt gained her MFA in 2001 from Alfred University and gained undergraduate degrees in Ceramics from Camberwell College of Arts in London, and The Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam.
Her work has been exhibited widely both in the US and abroad, including The Victoria and Albert Museum in London, The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, De Witte Voet gallery in Amsterdam, and the Soap Factory in Minneapolis. Recent exhibitions include Neither Landscape or Architecture at The Carnegie Center for the Performing and Visual Arts in Covington, Kentucky, 2010, Atmosphere at the James Oliver Gallery in Philadelphia 2009, The Margins, at The Icehouse, Phoenix, AZ 2009, and Midstream, at the Arizona State University Art Museum Ceramics Research Center in 2008/9.
She has been a visiting artist and speaker at, among others, Minerva Art Academy in the Netherlands, Denison University, Granville, Ohio, The Clay Studio in Philadelphia, The University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and Ohio State University. Hibbitt’s work is in private and public Collections both in Europe and the US. She was awarded a McKnight Foundation Residency Award in 2010, and an Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence grant in 2006.