Distinguished Visiting Professor, Craft & Material Studies

MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art
BS, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science

Contact Info

Craft & Material Studies

Anderson Hall 4TH

215 717 6100

Warren Seelig lives and works in Rockland, Maine. He holds the rank of distinguished visiting professor in the Craft & Material Studies program at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, where he teaches, curates and writes on various subjects related to Fiber and Textiles. He received a BS from the Philadelphia College of Textiles & Science and an MFA from the Cranbrook Academy of Art. Seelig has twice received individual fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and three fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. His work has been included in more than 30 major museum exhibitions in the United states, Europe, Japan, Russia and Korea with many solo and group exhibitions world-wide. He has lectured extensively, including programs at the Korean National University of the Arts, The Gerritt Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam and the Royal College of Art in London. In 2018 Seelig was awarded a Barr Foundation/ United States Artist Fellowship.