Madison Weist is a young artist working out of Philadelphia, PA. Her work focuses on the intersection of color and form, manipulating wax and loose pigment with a variety of tools. She pulls her color palate and compositions from her travels across the US and Western Europe.
Her interests outside of art include teaching, rock climbing, dance and coffee. Currently, she is working in the Special Education Department of a High School in West Philadelphia.
Williams College, Williamstown, MA.
Bachelor of Arts, Studio Art. 2015
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
Certified Secondary Special Education Teacher. 2017
2015 Plead the Fifth, WCMA. Williamstown, MA
2015 BAA Fellowship Show. Pittsfield, MA
2014 Cornell in Rome Student Exhibition, Palazzo
Pasolini dall'Onda. Rome, Italy
2015 Berkshire Art Association Fellowship
2015 Karl E. Weston Prize for Distinction in Art