Alice Pixley Young
Alice Pixley Young received a MFA from the University of Maryland and has been the recipient of a City of Cincinnati Arts Grant, and has been featured in numerous print journals including Sculpture Magazine. She has been an Artist-in-Residence at Vermont Studio Center, the Contemporary Artist's Center in Massachusetts, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and Ragdale Foundation in Illinois. Recently, Young received fellowships from the Surdna Foundation as well as the National Endowment for the Arts/Hambidge New Artist Initiative and Jentel Artist Residency Program. In the past two years, Young has begun incorporating kiln cast glass and video into her work and has studied glass at The Studio of the Corning Museum of Glass and Pilchuck Glass School where she was nominated for a Corning Incorporated Award for her work. This year, Young became a Finalist for the eMerge 2014 International Biennial at Bullseye Glass in Portland, Oregon.