Devon Gelhar is a M.F.A. Candidate in Studio Arts at Syracuse University, working in Ceramics. She was born and raised in Minnesota. She received an A.A. in Liberal Arts and Sciences from Rochester Community and Technical College. She went on to receive her B.F.A. in Studio Arts, with concentrations in Ceramics and Art History from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Her current studio practice includes functional pottery and large scale ceramic based installation work.