Carla Edwards

Carla Edwards is a Brooklyn-based artist. She received an MFA from RISD and a BFA from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. She is an alumna of Skowhegan and was a studio fellow in the Whitney Independent Study Program. Edwards has exhibited nationally and internationally, most notably at the Studio Museum in Harlem; Nuit Blanche, Toronto; Volta5, Basel, Switzerland; and Socrates Sculpture Park in Queens. She is the recipient of the Socrates Emerging Artist Fellowship and current studio resident at Smack Mellon. Edwards continues to work through the appropriation of popular iconography and Americana vernacular in sculpture, performance, drawing and video.

Fall 2018 Courses

  • SCULP-4691-01 Metal Fabrication Studio
  • SCULP-4787-01 Senior Sculpture: Research Studio
  • SCULP-4717-02 Senior Sculpture: Studio I
  • MFA, Rhode Island School of Design


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