Portrait by the incomparable Sara Williams

Portrait by the incomparable Sara Williams

All photos by Damian Hickey

  

Alice Stanne is Boston-based handmade book artist and illustrator.  She combines her watercolor illustrations with various book-binding techniques to create one of a kind artist books, rich with detail and pattern.

Alice attended Massachusetts College of Art and Design where she earned a BFA with Honors in Illustration. She now teaches book-making and illustration classes there for the undergraduate Illustration and Continuing Education programs.

PUBLICATIONS:

1,000 Artists’ Books: Exploring the Book as Art by Sandra Salamony; published by Quarry Books

SHOWS:

Beyond the Book IX & X - Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library; Brighton, MA; Winter 2015, Winter 2016

Off-Hours: Annual MassArt Staff Show – Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s President’s Gallery; Boston, MA; December 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016

Illustration Faculty from MassArt – Gutman Library; Cambridge, MA; October 2012

Beyond Gluttony and Greed - Fourth Wall Gallery; Boston, MA; May 2011

Bark Fur Art:Benefit for the Boston MSPCA - Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s Student Life Gallery; Boston, MA; April 2011

Illustration All School Show - Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s President’s Gallery; Boston, MA; April 2011

Illustration Thesis Show – Fourth Wall Gallery; Boston, MA; February 2011

Submerged Mini-Works Show – Unison’s Water Street Market Gallery; New Paltz, NY; September 2010

Hot Sketches – Massachusetts College of Art and Design’s Arnheim Gallery; Boston, MA; February 2010

AWARDS:

Illustration Departmental Honors - Massachusetts College of Art and Design, 2011

Faculty Award - Massachusetts College of Art and Design, 2011

EXPERIENCE:

Adjunct Faculty Member -  Illustration Department at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, courses taught: Book Arts, Spring 2014, Fall 2015; Sophomore Illustration, Spring 2016

Workshop Instructor - Professional & Continuing Education Department at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, workshops taught: Handmade Books - April 2016

Summer Studios Instructor - Youth Programs at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, elective taught: Illustration (for 11th & 12th graders) - August 2016

Book Arts Teaching Assistant - Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

Head Counselor - Dutchess Arts Camp, Poughkeepsie, NY

Volunteer Bookbinder - Elting Memorial Library, New Paltz, NY

CONTRIBUTOR:
Month of Fear & Month of Love

MEMBER:
The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY