Kate Roberts is native of Greenville, SC. She received both her MFA and BFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 2015 and 2010 respectively. She has completed Residencies around the world including Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts in Montana, Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Colorado, and the Cite International des Arts in Paris.
Her work has been exhibited in museums such as the Tampa Art Museum, Frick Museum in Pittsburgh, PA and Everson Museum in Syracuse, NY and included and created large in situ ceramic installations in major exhibitions such as the Scripps Ceramic Annual, Parcours Ceramique Carougeois Biennial in Geneva, Switzerland and the Korean International Ceramic Biennial in South Korea. She has lectured at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA and University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI. She currently resides in Memphis, TN and is an Assistant Professor of Art at the University of Memphis.