Fo Wilson

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Folayemi (Fo) Wilson is an interdisciplinary artist/designer, educator, independent curator and writer. She earned a MFA in Furniture Design from RISD and is an associate professor at Columbia College, Chicago. Grants and residencies include: Graham Foundation for Advance Studies in the Fine Arts, National Endowment for the Arts, Djerassi Resident artist program, Kohler Arts/Industry program, MacDowell Colony, and Purchase College, among others. Her work is in the collection of the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum and is a trustee of the American Craft Council.

Sessions

Thursday, June 20, 2019
Hierarchies as Myth: Afrofuturist Aesthetics in Design & Object Making
10:45 am - 11:45 am