Syma, is a New York ceramic artist, inspired by ancient ceremonial artifacts. Wishes, dreams, and worries inform her sculptures, vessels, and gallery installations. Syma’s ceramic jewelry was featured at Lesley Craze Gallery, London, UK. Her sculpted panels are permanently installed in/on public and private buildings in the US and UK. A teaching artist at the Metropolitan Museum of Art since 1999, Syma earned her B.S. in Psychology and Art, from the University of Pittsburgh.