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Amy Brand explores feminist topics through sculpture, drawing, writing, and collecting. Her displayed collections attempt to unravel knots she finds in herself and in her interactions with contemporary society. Amy is a Montgomery County native, an alumna of the Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Arts, and The Perkiomen School. She taught Studio Art, Ceramics, and Sculpture at Perkiomen to middle and high school students, as well as art classes to students from age 3 to adult at the Upper Perkiomen Valley YMCA and Studio B in Boyertown. She received her BA in Art from Vassar College, where she earned departmental and general honors, as well as membership to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. In 2014 she completed her MFA in Studio Art at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia. She recently received an Art and Change Grant from the Leeway Foundation to create a project on breast-feeding, motherhood, and nurturing.