December 11, 2009

Kari Woo

Kari Woo is a full-time studio jeweller who also doubles as a mixed media assemblage artist. She is co-founder/owner of INFLUX Jewellery Gallery in Calgary, an instructor with the ACAD Extended Studies Program and a founding member of crafter collectives in Calgary and Vancouver that advocate for the handmade and buying local. In her spare time she likes to think about the role of Craft in contemporary culture.

Her mixed media work has been exhibited in the United States, Europe, across Canada and most recently in South Korea at the Cheongju International Craft Biennale. Her jewellery designs are available in high end design boutiques across the country and in select U.S. locations. Woo graduated with her BFA from the Alberta College of Art & Design in Calgary, 2003 and has been in the art jewellery field since 1993.

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