SSF ALUM 2016
Shanett Dean is an artist and educator born and based in South Florida, United States. She uses textiles to explore language, communication and indignity and is influenced by coastal communities around the world as well work of Toni Morrison & Edwidge Danticat. Dean often uses literature and travel as an impetus to create.
She has exhibited her work within the US in New York, D.C. as well as Miami. A graduate of New York University, Dean has collaborated on film, art, and interactive projects in New York City, Washington DC and Ft. Lauderdale. Her work is housed in private residences in New York City, Washington D.C. and South Florida.