Hayden Swanson is the owner and sole operator of Livin' the Dream Pottery in Fargo, ND, and is a teaching artist at the Plains Art Museum teaching primarily in clay.
Hayden creates work at the Plains Art Museum, and the co-op Roberts Street Studios in Fargo. His functional and sculptural work are influenced by his childhood, textiles, pop culture, trends, and life experiences.
Hayden has shown his work in two solo exhibitions, and multiple group shows regionally. In 2013 he became a STEM Fellow in sponsorship with the FIPSE Grant from the Department of Education as a part of Valley City State University President Steven Shirley’s Undergraduate Research and Artistry program.