John Finlay is an artist who makes abstract work. he often incorporates tactile oddities on the piece, inviting viewers to take a closer look at details that are the only visible close-up. He wants things to be thought-provoking. That allows the viewer to be lost in the work. Working in two mediums’ Ceramics and Metal Casting. He is one of those artists who has experienced life. John graduated from Inver Hills Community College with an AFA in Ceramics in 2015. Since then is a student at the University of Minnesota. Lives in Crystal and currently works a Higher Ground Saint Paul.