Jodi Stuart - was born in New Zealand, where she attained a Bachelor of Visual Arts from Manukau Institute of Technology, Auckland in 1999, and an MFA from Auckland University in 2001. Stuart currently lives, works and teaches in Denver, Colorado. As well as exhibiting in her home country of New Zealand, Jodi has exhibited in California, Colorado, Michigan, Maryland, Texas and Washington.
Stuart creates sculpture/installation utilizing a 3D-pen, plastics and industrial foams. Through her artwork she explores high-tech materials through labor intensive and hand-made processes. Stuart is interested in the virtual versus the physical and tactile.