Andrew McIntyre (b. 1988) was born and raised in Jackson, Mississippi. He started his ceramics career at the University of Mississippi, also known as Ole Miss, with the guidance of Professor Matt Long. After graduating with a BFA degree in Ceramics in 2012 from The University of Mississippi, went on to received an MFA with an emphasis in Ceramics at Syracuse University in 2015. While in graduate school, he was a resident at The Pottery Workshop in Jingdezhen, China and at Golden Bridge Pottery in Pondicherry, India. Andrew is currently working as the Ceramics Technician and Instructor at The University of Mississippi.