Margaret Boozer lives and works in the Washington, DC metro area. She received a BFA in sculpture from Auburn University and an MFA in ceramics from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Her work is included in the collection of the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Wilson Building Public Art collection and in many private collections. Boozer taught for ten years at the Corcoran College of Art and Design before founding Red Dirt Studio in Mt. Rainier, MD where she directs a ceramics and sculpture seminar. Recent projects include commissioned installations at Grapeseed restaurant (Bethesda, MD), and The Metropole condominium lobby (Washington, DC). Current project include writing a chapter on her work as soil-centric art for U. S. Geologic Survey’s forthcoming book, Soil and Culture. Recent exhibitions include Margaret Boozer: Dirt Drawings at the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center in Washington, DC.