Ashley Page ’20
Ashley Page is an interdisciplinary artist living and working in Portland, ME. She presently holds a BFA in Sculpture and a Minor in Public Engagement from Maine College of Art & Design (MECA&D). As a maker, a community member, a little sister, and a daughter, she creates space for dialogue, representation, intergenerational exchange, and creative expression. In 2018 – 2019, she was a Warren Public Engagement Fellow at MECA&D where she collaboratively developed an artistic philosophy of representation, diversity, equity, and justice. In the spring 2020, she was awarded the Heart and Soul Student Award by Maine Campus Compact. More recently, she was a 2021 Maine Craft Association Apprenticeship recipient with Lissa Hunter serving as her Mentor in sculptural basketry. Her curatorial and studio practice has been seen in the Center for Afrofuturist Studies, The Abyssinian Meeting House, The Portland Museum of Art, Congress Square Park, Able Baker Contemporary, New Systems Exhibitions, and more.