Thea Clark studied dance and acting before finding her way to art jewelry. More recently her Clark has expanded her constructions to installations which have been shown at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, the Museum of  Art and Design in NYC, Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts and Sciences, and the Martha Gault Gallery, Slippery Rock University,PA., and the Houston Center for Contemporary Art. She was awarded the 2012 Fellowship from the New Jersey State Council of the Arts.

Thea lives in Maplewood, NJ with her actor husband. At the time of the interview their daughter was 17 and their son was 13. She teaches at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey.

Hear Thea speak about motherhood and her work here. Visit www.theaclark.com for more information .

Thea Clark