Elijah Strongheart Evenson is a Seattle based sculptor and mask maker. Elijah combines the aesthetics of a natural history museum with the vestiges of the subconscious. Following an extensive career in CGI for video games, Elijah learned to sculpt the figure from clay at Gage in 2004. Sculpting ended up being the most fantastic experience of his life and he began devoting every spare minute he had to it.
In recognition of the national examination of systemic racism and injustices, Gage Academy of Art is committed to continued analysis and expansion of our own institutional practices.
Land Acknowledgment: Gage Academy of Art would like to acknowledge that we stand on the traditional ancestral lands of the Coast Salish peoples—specifically the Duwamish People, past and present—and honor, with gratitude, the land itself, the Duwamish Tribe, and their ancient heritage. Without them, we would not have access to this gathering, dialogue and learning space. We ask that we take this opportunity to thank the original caretakers of this land, who are still here.
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