Edythe F. Wright lives and works in Boston, MA. She earned her MFA at the Museum School/Tufts University, and BFA at Rhode Island School of Design. Her work has been exhibited at The DeCordova Museum (MA); The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University (MA); Sarah Doyle Gallery, Brown University (RI); Open Square Gallery (MA); The Firehouse Gallery (VT); Lillian Immig Gallery, Emmanuel College (MA) White Columns Gallery (NY); Oni Gallery(MA); Mills Gallery (MA); Bernard Toale Gallery: Boston Drawing Project, (MA); Mobius, (MA); the Artists' Foundation, Boston and other spaces.
Wright received a LEF Foundation Visual Artist Grant in 2005, a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Award for sculpture in 2003, a Tenot Bursary (grant) and a TransCultural Exchange Travel Grant in 2008. She is a founding member of the Fifth Business Curatorial Collaborative.
Academic Research/Areas of Interest
Material Culture; Proportion; Scale; Politics; Sociology; Anthropology; Archaeology; Religion.
- MFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts
- BFA, Rhode Island School of Design
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