Faculty: Christopher Sancomb

Biography

Chris Sancomb was born in Winnepeg, Canada and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. Chris received his BFA in Sculpture from RISD in 1993, and his MFA in Sculpture from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale in 1998. After living in Atlanta, Georgia for five years, Chris returned with his family to live again in southern Rhode Island. Aside from exhibiting his own sculpture, Chris has also worked designing furniture, restoring classic architectural stonework , mold making, teaching sculpture, and currently designs and builds exhibits for The Providence Children’s Museum. 

Academic Research/Areas of Interest

Sculpture and the process of exploration of new materials and techniques for creating art. Landscape architecture, and the design of public spaces. Drawing, reading, collecting and studying the natural world. Designing, investigating, researching, problem solving. 

Christopher Sancomb

Christopher Sancomb

Critic
csancomb@risd.edu

  • MFA, Southern Illinois UniversityýPress
  • BFA, Rhode Island School of Design

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Courses
  • SCULP-4692
    CASTING STUDIO
  • SCULP-4606
    IRON IN WINTER
  • SCULP-4691
    METAL FABRICATION STUDIO
  • SCULP-4746
    SOPHOMORE SCULPTURE STUDIO II
Sculpture Foreground 4
Jonggeon Lee, Stage, poplar, oak, plywood, plaster