Artist bio: Madison Egleston is a metalsmith, woodworker, and plastic-enthusiast who makes utilitarian sculptures and wearable objects. Through the whimsical novelty of nostalgic objects and cheerful color, she explores feelings of discomfort and solace surrounding expression, identity, and communication and contemplates the duality of the human condition.
Madison graduated with a BFA from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio in 2019. She currently lives in Edinboro, Pennsylvania where she has been a Graduate Student in the Metals and Jewelry area at Edinboro University since 2020 and will graduate with her MFA in the spring of 2023. In her graduate studies, Madison found a new love of woodworking and works as a Graduate Assistant in both the woodshop and metals studio at Edinboro University.