Outstanding Student Awards 2022, Part 4 (of 4)
July 29, 2022
The winners of SDA’s Outstanding Student Awards were recently announced for the students who have demonstrated excellence in fiber arts. The work of these artists embodied inventive and innovative use of technique, materials and concepts in fiber art. Check out the last three week’s OSA Spotlight: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3. Congratulations to all 41 awardees.
Emily Hansen (she/her), Rupture, 2022. Manual needle-punched mixed fibers, cotton, 33 x 68 inches. Photo by the artist. University of Wisconsin – Green Bay, Undergraduate. @emhansenart
Hannah Cunningham (she/her), Cavern, 2022. Woven elastic thread, cotton, acrylic mohair, sewing thread, 13 x 24 inches. Photo by the artist. Savannah College of Art and Design, Undergraduate. @concernedsoccermom
Dance Doyle (they/she), Jingletown, 2022. Woven, hand-dyed merino wool, cotton, silk, linen, vintage metal twine, mixed media, 85 x 32 inches. Photo: Dennis Tyler. California College of the Arts, Graduate. DanceDoyle.com | @dance_doyle
John Fifield-Perez (he/him), Spindle Cloth, 2022. Woven TC-1 digital Jacquard double cloth with silk, cotton, aluminum wire, 60″ x 13″ x 2 inches. Photo by the artist. Kent State University, Graduate. @fifield.perez
Emma Langley (she/her), Opulence, 2022. Beaded, 10 x 16 inches. Photo by the artist. Savannah College of Art and Design, Undergraduate. @lou.lou.daily
Cam Cruz (he/they), BeedleBum, 2022. Crocheted, felted, beaded, embroidered, wool, floss, yarn, 11 x 7 x 9 inches, Photo: Erin Kathryn. Savannah College of Art and Design, Undergraduate. Camcruz.com | @Cam.Cree
Eileen Morley (she/her), Dollhouse, 2022. Quilted muslin, batting, ceramic stoneware, 48 x 36 inches. Photo: Logan Jackson. Virginia Commonwealth University, Undergraduate. eileenmorley.myportfolio.com | @ei.bean
Sinéad Cahill (she/her), Mo Chreag Bheag Féin, 2022. Paper maché, quilted, woven, cotton, 72 x 96 x 120 inches. Photo by the artist. Thomas Jefferson University East Falls, Graduate. sinead-cahill.com
Simone White (she/her), Ni de aquí, ni de allá, 2022. Jacquard knit bamboo and acrylic yarn, cotton rope. Photo by the artist. Cornell University, Undergraduate. Simoneeloisa.com | @simonewhitedesigns
Katy Rodden Walker (she/her), Enmeshed, 2022. Clay slip, glue, cheese cloth, wire, string, lights, 144 x 168″ x 120 inches. Photo: Charles Mayer Photography. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Graduate. katyroddenwalker.com | @katyroddenwalker
Nathan Ford (he/him), Striptease, 2022. Quilted railroad denim overalls, mens undershirts, underwear, denim, 78 x 50 inches. Photo by the artist. Kansas City Art Institute, Undergraduate. @soft.science
For more information check out the Grants & Outstanding Student Awards page.