Landscape Lounger

Nancy Selvage, Lincoln, MA
2021
Stainless steel

When renovations to the museum and landscape were planned in 2020, a “call to artists” was send out asking for designs for outdoor seating. “Landscape Lounger” was one of the benches chosen for inclusion in an exhibit titled, “Please Approach the Bench.”

Selvage has shown at the museum as a member of the Boston Sculptors Gallery. Selvage received a BA in Art History from Wellesley College and an MFA in Sculpture from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts/Tufts University.

She has created public art for the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority, City of Lowell, MA; Bristol Community College, Fall River, MA; City of Cambridge, MA; Keene State College, NH; the National Park Service, Grand Canyon, AZ; and the North Carolina Zoo, Ashboro, NC.

Selvage’s educational career includes a long tenure as Director at the Ceramics Program at Harvard University and guest teaching at Massachusetts College of Art; Ewha University in Seoul; School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; and Rhode Island School of Design.