Lily Cox-Richard is an assistant professor in the Art Foundation program. Her sculpture engages familiar forms and materials that have become unmoored from their original contexts and roles. Cox-Richard has been awarded an Artadia grant, a Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship, a postdoctoral fellowship in the University of Michigan’s Society of Fellows, and residencies at the Core Program, Millay Colony, RAIR Philadelphia and the MacDowell Colony. She has been featured in solo exhibitions including Yvonne (Guatemala City), Artpace (San Antonio, TX), She Works Flexible (Houston), Hirschl & Adler Modern (New York), Vox Populi (Philadelphia), and the Hudson River Museum (New York). Cox-Richard earned her MFA in sculpture from VCUarts, and her BFA in jewelry/metal arts from California College of the Arts.