Amy Lemaire is a multi-disciplinary artist and educator based in Brooklyn, NY. An explorer at heart, her work reveals an interest in currency systems, material language poetics and the production of histories.
Lemaire studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (BFA) and Pratt Institute (MFA). She has taught at Pilchuck Glass School, Salem Community College, Penland School and Crafts and UrbanGlass.
She has been awarded residencies at the Museum of Arts and Design, WheatonArts, UrbanGlass, the Brooklyn Navy Yard, and Tyler School of Art.
Her essay ""Flame Grows Up"" was published in Glass Quarterly Magazine in 2018. Lemaire was a lector/presenter at the 2019 International Flameworking Conference at Salem Community College (NJ).Her work has been recently included in exhibitions at Heller Gallery (NY) and Traver Gallery (WA).