Artist, educator and advocate, Calder Kamin transforms trash into beautifully crafted creatures and opportunities to engage a new generation of creative problem solvers. Nature’s endless ability to reuse and adapt motivates her to eliminate waste and reimagine it as art. Her creative reuse art projects and public workshops have traveled to museums across the U.S. including The Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The American Museum of Natural History, The i.d.e.a. Museum, and the Galveston Arts Center.
- Mid-America Arts Alliance Artistic Innovation Grant Recipient
- Utah Museum of Contemporary Art’s Art Truck Artist
- First Artist-in-Residence at the Beach Museum of Art
- Artist-in-Residence at the DoSeum
Nature never wastes, that’s why I reuse! Nature’s endless ability to reuse and adapt motivates me to eliminate waste and reimagine it as art.Calder Kamin