Kellie Riggs is a freelance curator, writer, editor, and sometimes jeweler.
Curated Non-Stick Nostalgia - up now at the Museum of Arts and Design, NYC
Curating (ongoing) FOTOCOPY
Co-curated CULT exhibition
an Editor at Large Current Obsession Magazine
Founder of Greater Than or Equal To (no longer active)
Currently in Brooklyn, New York after seven years in Italy.
b. 1986 USA
Kellie Riggs (b.1986, Washington State) is a writer, critic and curator with a focus on Contemporary Jewelry. She received her BFA in Jewelry + Metalsmithing at the Rhode Island School of Design in 2011, and upon graduating received a Fulbright Grant to Italy, where she remained for seven years between Rome and Florence. She is an external editor at Dutch platform and magazine, Current Obsession, with whom she co-curated the exhibition CULT at the newly renamed Design Museum den Bosch in 2016. Kellie has recently relocated to New York City where she is curating for MAD while earning a Masters at New York University in Visual Art Administration.