Faculty: Edythe Wright

Biography

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.

Edythe Wright

Edythe Wright

Lecturer
ewright@risd.edu
401-454-6190

  • MFA, School of the Museum of Fine Arts
  • BFA, Rhode Island School of Design

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Courses
  • SCULP-4780
    CASTING:TRANSFORM & CONSTRUCT
  • LAEL-LE83
    SURVEYING 20th CENTURY SCULPTURE
  • SCULP-4716
    SURVEYING 20TH CENTURY SCULPTURE

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Sculpture Foreground 4
Jonggeon Lee, Stage, poplar, oak, plywood, plaster