Stephanie E. Hanes was born in Alberta, Canada in 1985. She is a Interdisciplinary artist, that is currently an Adjunct lecturer and Artist in Residence in the ceramics department at California State University Long Beach. She is a recent MFA Graduate of Ceramics at the Rhode Island School Of Design in 2017 and In 2009 she received a BFA Degree from Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University in Halifax, Canada. Stephanie has exhibited Internationally with a solo show at C.R.E.T.A Rome Gallery in Italy. Her sculptures have shown across the United States and have been exhibited In New York City at The Untitled Space Gallery, and in Providence, Rhode Island at Sol Koffler Gallery, Exposé Gallery, Woods-Gerry Gallery and the RISD Museums Gelman Gallery. In Canada her drawings and sculptures have been exhibited at The Anna Leonowens Gallery and Vessel Gallery In Halifax, and in Alberta at Kaasa Gallery, EPCOR Centre For The Performing Arts, Red Deer College Learning Gallery, and Red Deer District Museum & Art Gallery. Stephanie is publicly collected by Red Deer College in Alberta, and her artworks have also been privately collected throughout Canada and the United States.