Born in New York, Catherine Plesko, better known as Cat, is a graduate of Jacksonville University who holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with a concentration in Ceramics.
Motivated in her field, Cat, enjoyed an Art internship that allowed her to work with the division of Public Art at the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville. It was there that she took part in the community outreach program, artistic professional development, and work with the administration department. Cat helped coordinate maintenance, conservation strategies, and manage collections for Public Art within Jacksonville.
As a career, Cat is considered a functional ware artist who also enjoys creating sculptural pieces using the wheel.
Cat’s work has been on exhibit at The Cummer Museum of Art in Jacksonville, Jacksonville University, Zoo Lights here at our local zoo, and Eastern Washington University.