Ashley L. Schick
Ashley L. Schick makes works on paper, photographs, and artists’ books. Schick is a Visual Arts faculty member at the Lovett. Her artwork often includes themes of the natural world engaging with the built environment. While pursuing her MFA in Printmaking from SCAD-Atlanta, she worked as the lead printer and constructor for Kiki Smith’s artist book Color Noise. After graduating, she co-founded Straw Hat Press, a fine art printshop. She has taught many art workshops for students of all ages from children to adults, in collaboration with Georgia Tech, the High Museum of Art, SCAD, and as a non-profit Studio Art Program Director.
Schick was also an artist’s assistant to sculptor Brian Dettmer and a resident in the Creatives Project’s Studio Program (2011-2013). She has completed residencies at Ballinglen Art Foundation in Ireland, Haystack in Maine, Arrowmont in Tennessee, the UF Paris Research Center in France, and at the Skopelos Foundation in Greece. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally and is held in multiple private and university collections including Vanderbilt, University of Florida, Baylor, and the Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel.