Rudy Autio is best known for figurative ceramic vessels. He contributed generously and significantly to the world of ceramics. The video was created after Rudy’s death in 2007. Curator Peter Held interviewed Rudy at his home in 2007. All of the photos, footage with Rudy and audio interview were provided by the Missoula Art Museum. This video is the first in a series of artist portraits inspired by the Missoula Art Museum Collections.