Alejandra Salinas Pérez・ Metals
Alejandra Salinas Pérez was an exhibiting artist at Arrowmont for the juried show Bridging the Gap: Contemporary Craft Practices. Alejandra is a metalsmith and emerging curator, born in the United States and raised in Mexico. Standing between two cultures, she combines her personal history with a contemporary perspective, translating her experiences into metal objects and jewelry. Salinas completed her BFA in metal at the State University of New York at New Paltz. Her work explores boundaries, both physical and conceptual, as she attempts to materialize a sense of resilience and hope.