Current Perspectives: Allison Wade
October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFREE
Allison Wade is a visual artist working in sculpture and drawing. She received her MFA from the Fiber and Material Studies Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and holds a BA in English literature from Stanford University. Recent solo exhibitions include Know Better at devening projects + editions (Chicago) and you and you and you at Trinity Christian College (Palos Heights, IL). Wade has been awarded residencies at Ox-Bow, ACRE, Mustarinda (Finland), and the Vermont Studio Center and has been a visiting artist at Miami University, Rhodes College, the Cranbrook Academy of Art’s Ceramics Department, and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Interlink program. Born and raised in Texas, she lives and works in Chicago, where she is a Lecturer in the Department of Art Theory & Practice at Northwestern University.
Know Better: Scenario #2
wood, fiberboard, drywall, joint compound, steel, marble, fabric, hand-needlepointed fabric, granite, brass, glazed stoneware, paint, stain
78 x 48 x 15 inches