About the Author

Meghan Urback
Blurbarian Since May 2010
Name Meghan Urback
My Web Site www.meghanurback.com
Location Menlo Park, CA
Gender Female
My Occupation artist
My Bio Meghan Urback is inspired by the manipulation and tactility of materials-- what happens when cloth or paper are folded, bent or twisted-- and by patterns revealed in the biological structures of raspberries, wool fibers, and felted wool itself. A candidate in the MFA program at California College of the Arts, Urback is currently researching the relationship between contemporary Dutch textile work and the ideals put forward by the ‘designer-craftsman’ movement in 1950’s America. Her own work occupies the overlapping space between industry and the handmade.

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