Kent State University School of Art presents a First Friday Lecture Series artist talk with jeweler and metalsmith, Sharon Massey. The talk will take place on Friday, March 1 from 12 – 1 p.m. in room 165 at the Center for the Visual Arts (325 Terrace Drive) on Kent campus. All artist and scholar talks are free and open to the public.
Sharon Massey is an Assistant Professor of Jewelry and Metals at Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP). In 2016 she was the only American chosen to exhibit in the 25th Legnica International Jewellery Competition in Legnica, Poland. Her jewelry was selected for both Schmuck 2014 and Schmuck 2015 in Munich, Germany. Sharon’s work is included in the collection of the Enamel Arts Foundation in Los Angeles, California, the Racine Art Museum in Racine, Wisconsin, and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, England. She received her BFA from Winthrop University in 1999 and her MFA from East Carolina University in 2006.