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About the Artist

Sherry Markovitz (Seattle) received her M.F.A. in 1975 from the University of Washington. The fine craft and imagination of Markovitz’s beaded sculptures has been exhibited widely, including a recent solo show, Devotions, at Greg Kucera Gallery in Seattle. Past exhibitions include showings at Seattle ArtMuseum, National Museum of American Art, Museum of Fine Arts - Boston, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Henry Art Gallery and Cincinnati Contemporary Arts Center among others. Her work is included in the collections of the American Craft Museum, Seattle Art Museum, and The Corning Museum of Glass among others. Her awards include grants from the Seattle Arts Commission and the Washington State Arts Commission. Markovitz was a founding member of Artist Trust, having been among the charter members to join in 1986.

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