Isabelle Mackay-Sim is an emerging Australian ceramic artist and 2018 graduate from the Australian National University Ceramics Department. Her graduate work won her First Class Honours and several University Awards. Raised in the suburbs of Canberra, Mackay-Sim first came to ceramics through after-school art classes, which taught her to love the physicality and immediacy of the ceramic medium. Since graduating she has participated in numerous exhibitions and residencies in Australia and Internationally. In 2019, Mackay-Sim’s work was included in the online exhibition for the Gyeonggi International Korean Ceramics Biennale, and she went on to receive the Talente Award from the Munich International Craft Fair in 2020.