Colby Charpentier (b.1991) is an artist working primarily in ceramics. His work addresses materiality and relationships between architecture and the vessel.
Colby received his BFA in Ceramics and Glass from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 2013. He later worked as a studio assistant to artists Daniel Clayman and Chris Gustin. He has completed residencies at Sonoma Ceramics in Sonoma, CA, and at The Morean Center for Clay in St. Petersburg, FL.
Colby is currently an Artist in Residence at The Ceramics Program, Office for the Arts at Harvard University. He teaches at Harvard Ceramics, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and The Clay School in Lynn, MA.