Annie Evelyn: Throwing A Party And Making The Furniture That Goes With It+ Add to calendar
Thu, Sep 19 2019,
Timken Lecture Hall | 1111 Eighth Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
Part of event series: Design Lecture Series
CCA Design Division & The Wornick Visiting Professor of Wood Arts Endowment
From 2014-2017 Evelyn was an artist in residence at the Penland School of Craft in North Carolina and in 2016 was awarded The John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship. She received both her BFA and MFA from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). Evelyn has taught at RISD, Parsons - The New School, Anderson Ranch, Haystack Mountain School, Penland School of Craft, and others. Her work has been featured on the cover of American Craft Magazine and published in Laura Housely’s book, The Independent Design Guide. She has been awarded Windgate Furniture residencies at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania (2011), the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2018), and San Diego State University (upcoming-2020). Most recently she has been included as a finalist for the Burke Prize for contemporary craft and will be included in an exhibition at the Museum of Art and Design (MAD) this Fall.
Free and open to the public