CV

Born 1996 in Caracas, Venezuela. Lives and works in Philadelphia, United State.

 

Education

2019

BFA in Craft and Material Studies: The University of the Arts, PA.

2018

Alumni: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, ME.
 

Exhibition

RETURNING, Frankfurt LAB, Germany. 

2019

RETURNING, Vitlycke, Center for performing Arts, Sweden. Duo Collaboration with dancer Nitsan Margaliot. 

2019

SURGE wearable art, Solmssen Court, Philadelphia, PA

2019

Show Of Hands, Solmssen Court, Philadelphia, PA

2019

Domestic Landscape, Craft Now Philadelphia, PA

2019

The Philadelphia Furniture Show, The 23rd Street Armory, PA

2019

Artificial Nature, The Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, PA

2019

Art Unleashed, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

2019

BRICK BY BRICK, Off The Wall Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2019

Collaborative Natural Dye Project, Hamilton Hall, Philadelphia, PA

2018

The Philadelphia Furniture Show, The 23rd Street Armory, Philadelphia, PA

2018

Next Generation Crafts, The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, PA

2017

Back to Nature, The Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, PA

2017

Chiaroscuro, Solmssen Court, Philadelphia, PA

2016

First Look, Gallery One. The University of the Arts, PA

2016

Summer show, Gallery One. The University of the Arts, PA

 

Residency Programs

2019-2020

The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Awards

2019

Outstanding Student Award, The University Of The Arts  

2019

Rosalie Borowsky Belkin Award in Fiber.

2019

Outstanding Student Award, Surface Design Association. 

2019   

Florence Whistler Fish, Honorary mention.

2018   

University of the Arts: Crafts and Material Studies Award 

2017   

William Daley Fellow Award, Haystack school of Crafts. 

2017

Surface Design Association Membership Award.

2014

Reconocimiento al Talento de las Artes. Centro de Artes Integradas. 

© Manuela Benaim 2018 – 2019