About the Artist

 
Allegra Shunk creates work in the space between art and design. She is interested in expanding the notions of function within the lived environment to include emotional and psychological narrative. With a BA in Theatrical Lighting Design from Vassar College and an MFA in 3 Dimensional Design from Cranbrook Academy of Art, Allegra works in a wide variety of mediums, but is particularly interested in glass, color, light, and textile. Allegra also maintains an active academic writing practice.