Pittsburgh Artist Registry

Casey Droege

Casey Droege

Artistic Category artist
Career Level Emerging
Experienced With Collaboration, Leading workshops, Lectures, Speaking engagements, For-hire services, Public art, Teaching engagements

Casey Droege is a cultural producer and artist. Her work moves between social practice and curatorial ventures, in and out of the studio.

Inside the studio, Droege objectifies the subjective through collecting, cataloguing and reconfiguring language. These distilled results take the form of lists, timelines, sounds pieces and even the occasional object. 

Outside of the studio, Droege creates accessible art experiences that are relevant to a national/international contemporary art conversation. SIX x ATE, which she founded in 2012, is a popup series that highlights six artists with short talks over a themed meal.  Whether a dinner night, a bus tour or a pop-up exhibit, she crafts every detail of her projects, including the collaborating artists, the timing, the food, the space, the signage, to ensure a meaningful experience on many levels.



Casey Droege is a cultural producer and artist.  Recently selected as one of Pittsburgh Magazine’s “40 Under 40," she was a curator for the 2014 Pittsburgh Biennial, is co-founder of CSA PGH, and founder of Six x Ate.  Droege earned her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art and her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is currently an Assistant Professor at AI Pittsburgh and Adjunct Professor at Carnegie Mellon University. Recent exhibitions include: Threewalls, Chicago, IL; Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit MI, Passerby, Los Angeles CA and Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA.


Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
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  • Artist Books
  • Other
  • Installation
  • Social Practice / Civic Engagement
  • Public Art


  • Conceptual
  • New media
  • Text
  • Site specific
  • Time-based