Originally from Southeast Idaho, Kelsey Duncan received his Bachelors of Fine Art from the University of Montana. In 2012 Duncan relocated for a position as an instructor and artist in residence at the Clay Art Center in Port Chester, New York. In 2013 he was the recipient of The Elaine Hoffman Rattet Grant, an award given to dedicated professionals to support their studio practice.
His work has been exhibited in group and solo exhibitions throughout the United States. These include The Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics, San Angelo National Ceramics Competition, and a solo show at the Clay Art Center in New York in 2013.
This last summer he was faculty at The Clay Art Center and the 92Y in Manhattan and was a short term resident at the International Ceramic Studio in Kecskemet, Hungary. Currently Duncan is a third year graduate student at Ohio University.