Denise Bookwalter & Lee Emma Running

Denise Bookwalter (Tallhasee, FL) and Lee Emma Running (Grinnell, IA) have been collaborators since 2012. Bookwalter received her MFA from Indiana University, Bloomington, and Running received her MFA from the University of Iowa, Iowa City. Their collaborative book, Lining, produced at Small Craft Advisory Press in 2014, has been exhibited nationally and is in 25 national and international collections including Emory University, Woodruff Library, Special Collections, Atlanta; Vanderbilt University, Heard Library, Nashville; New York Public Library, Rare Books, Special Collections, New York; and Temple University Libraries, Special Collections, Philadelphia. Their recent project, Sheathing, was completed and installed at Constellation Studios, Lincoln, NE. They have received fellowships at Penland School of Crafts, Bakersville, NC; Jentel, Banner, WY; and Constellation Studios, Lincoln, NE. Bookwalter is an Associate Professor at Florida State University and the Director of Small Craft Advisory Press, both in Tallahassee, FL. Running is an Associate Professor at Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA.