Debbie Pryor is an artist, curator, writer and producer based on Kaurna land in Adelaide.
Debbie has led galleries and programs at some of Australia’s leading visual arts, craft and design institutions, including Guildhouse and JamFactory in Adelaide, Australian Design Centre, Powerhouse Museum and Firstdraft in Sydney, and Craft Victoria in Melbourne, and is currently Artistic Programs Manager at Guildhouse in South Australia.
Her advocacy for Australian artists and makers is evident through her curatorial and programming practice, which creates innovative and accessible outcomes for artists and audiences.
Trained in ceramics and glass, Debbie’s creative practice centres around domestic objects – particularly ceramics and jewellery. Her work spans multiple mediums and experiments with domestic production and commercial construction materials. Her work is stocked in shops and boutiques across Australia.
Debbie’s writing has been commissioned by or published in Sydney Living Museums, Verge Gallery, CraftACT, inside magazine, and more.
She is currently a Board member of the The Australian Ceramics Association and Hahndorf Academy.