School of Art, Craft & Design

Artist in Residence

Sophie Glenn / Wood

Email: slglenn@tntech.edu | Office: Appalachian Center for Craft / Wood Studio / www.sophieglenn.com


Born and raised in New York City, Sophie Glenn received her BFA in Sculpture from the State University of New York at Purchase, and her MFA in Furniture Design and Woodworking from San Diego State University.  She has also worked extensively as a metal fabricator and welder for many independent makers and businesses across the country, including Vivian Beer Studio Works in Manchester, New Hampshire, and Shelton Studios Inc. in Brooklyn, New York.  She is currently the wood artist in residence at the Appalachian Center for Craft, and was recently awarded an Individual Artist Fellowship from the Tennessee Arts Commission.