Born in Malden, Massachusetts in 1993, Siena Hancock is a sculptor and installation artist. She received a degree in Fine Arts 3D, with departmental honors, from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in the spring of 2016. Her work is influenced by Feminist Art, cyberfeminism, Surrealism and performance art.
Siena’s present work explores feminist utopias. She is currently in residence at Main Street Arts in Clifton Springs, NY and is developing a body of work around feminist science-fiction texts which depict utopias.
2016 B.F.A. Fine Arts 3D concentration in Glass, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston MA
2018 Artist in Residence: Main St Arts, Clifton Springs, NY (current)
Artist in Residence: HEIMA, Seyðisfjörður IS
2016 Departmental Honors, Massachusetts College of Art and Design Glass Department
All School Show Winner, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Primark & MCAD Display Partnership, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Proposal chosen by Primark jury, designed and fabricated display for Primark's Boston flagship store in collaboration with Nicole Kepron and Momo Schafer. See here.
2015 MCAD Merit Based Partner Scholarship: Pittsburgh Glass Center, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Paper Thin Pate-de-Verre Instructor: Saman Kalantari
2018 The Fall (from Vogue), DP Storefront Window Gallery, Providence RI
Art and Innovation, The Gallery, Malden MA
The Visitors, HEIMA, Seyðisfjörður IS
2016 MassArt Senior Showcase, Bakalar & Paine Galleries, Boston MA
MassArt All School Show: Awards Show, Design Media Center, Boston MA
MassArt All School Show: Glass/Industrial Design, President's Gallery, Boston MA
2015 MassArt All School Show: Glass/Painting, President's Gallery, Boston MA
2014 The Empathic State, Crackatorium, Boston MA
2014-18 Fabricator, Ross Art Studios, rossartstudio.com
2017 Teaching Assistant: WPI Glassblowing, Worcester Center for Craft
Instructor: Gale Scott
Assisted with Rainfield, danielclayman.com
2014-16 Teaching Assistant: Sculptural Glass, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Instructor: Linda Ross
2015 Intern/Assistant, Chris Taylor
Studio Assistant, Montague Studios, danielclayman.com
2014 Teaching Assistant: Glassblowing I, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Instructor: Leo Tecosky
Kvennasögusafn Íslands (Women's History Archives of Iceland), Heima, and private collections.