Photo Credit: Adam Murphy

Anita Fields is an artist who works primarily in clay; she exhibits her work nationally and internationally. Her work can be found in several museum collections, including The Museum of Art and Design, New York City, The Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, Arkansas.The basic tenants of her Osage culture and its philosophies influence and inform her ideas. Fields says, “ I use our beliefs and worldview as metaphors in my work while documenting the evolution of our culture through the creation of ceramic figures, landscapes and fiber based forms.”