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Alexis Knipping
Research Assistant

Overview

Alexis Knipping is a maker who loves to explore new techniques and materials. She has worked in metal, fine jewelry, textiles, pattern drafting, and wearable technology. A recent exchange to Stenebyskolan in Sweden introduced Alexis to leatherwork, which has become a current focus for her ongoing thesis work. Her work focuses on augmenting the body in order to fuel feminist discourse through costume and prop making.