Kari Marboe

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Kari Marboe in an artist based in Oakland, CA. Her practice plays with sculpture, writing, archives, and participation to discuss the storage of individual and public memories. Marboe’s works have been presented at 500 Capp Street/Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, Wave Pool, Cincinnati, OH, the Museum of Northern California Art, Chico, CA, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA, and the Waffle Shop Billboard, Pittsburgh, PA. She has done residencies at Elsewhere, Greensboro, NC, Central School Project, Bisbee, AZ, and Aggregate Space, Oakland, serves on the Alameda County Arts Commission Public Art Advisory Committee, and has a permanent text work installed at the base of the Latham Square fountain in Oakland, CA. 

Marboe is a Lecturer in the Ceramics Program, First Year Program, and Upper Division Interdisciplinary Studio.


Adjunct Professor, Ceramics
Adjunct Professor, First Year
Adjunct Professor, Individualized Major


BFA, California College of the Arts; MFA, University of California, Berkeley

Website: www.karimarboe.com