Bio



b. 1980

 

Christina A. West is a sculptor based in Atlanta, GA.  She earned her MFA from Alfred University in 2006 and since has extensively exhibited her work across the country. Recent solo exhibitions include Looking at a Naked Man at 186 Mitchell St, Atlanta; Unscene at the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts, Birmingham; Screen at the Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh; Stage Left at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville; and Stay Asleep at Plug Projects, Kanas City, MO. Recent group exhibitions including her work have been held at The Jung Center, Houston, TX; the Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw, GA; The Charles Allis Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI; the Alfred Ceramic Art Museum, Alfred, NY; Hathaway Gallery, Atlanta; and Atlanta Contemporary among many others.  Additionally, West’s work has been supported by a grants and fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts, The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts, the George Sugarman Foundation, The Bemis Center for Centemporary Arts, and the Viriginia Groot Foundation. West is an Associate Professor at Georgia State University's Welch School of Art & Design.