Glass Department: Katy Schimert
Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Time: 1:10 pm – 2:10 pm
Location: Design Center 212
With an MFA from Yale University, Schimert works in sculpture, drawing, film, and installation and has exhibited widely throughout North America and Europe, having been the focus of one-person exhibitions at the University of California Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, California (1999) and The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois (1997). Most recently she has taken part in Fest-Spiele+ 2007, Pinakothek der Moderne and Nationaltheater, Munich, Germany (2007); Sculptors Drawing, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado (2007); and Space Is the Place, organized by Independent Curators International and traveling to six venues throughout the United States from 2006 to 2008.