Sculpted: Histories Revealed (2014 Exhibition)
Rachel Schmidt received her MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, Mount Royal School of Art and her BFA in Textile Design from the University of Kansas. Rachel studied contemporary art and the textile trade in Istanbul, Turkey on a Walters Travel Grant in 2007. Rachel lived and worked in Warsaw, Poland in 2008 where she helped organize an art exhibition of foreign artists in an experimental gallery space. She is currently an Exhibits Specialist at the Smithsonian Hirshhorn Museum and an Artist in Residence at the Arlington Arts Center.