Professor Briggs studies art and spirituality, race, gender and visual culture, and the place of the vessel in contemporary ceramic art. Recent exhibitions include, “Other People’s Eyes,” Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art (ICA-MECA) Portland, ME, 2018; “Potter’s Council: NCECA Show 2017,” Portland, OR; “International Ceramics Exhibition,” University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL, 2016; “State of Clay 2016,” Lexington Arts and Craft Society, Lexington, MA, 2016; Work selected for display in Rio/McMillen room design in the 43rd Kips Bay Decorator Show House-The Arthur Sachs Mansion, New York, NY, 2015.