Shane Darwent is a studio artist based in Southeast Michigan. His interdisciplinary practice fuses architecture, sculpture, painting and photography to explore the poetic potential of the suburban built vernacular. Exhibiting internationally, Shane has been an artist-in-residence at Ragdale, the Ucross Foundation and the Jentel Artist Residency Program, as well as a Core Fellow at Penland School of Crafts. Recently named an Outstanding Student in Contemporary Sculpture by International Sculpture Center, Shane has received numerous grants including an Individual Artist Fellowship from the Tennessee Arts Commission. He holds his MFA from the University of Michigan and a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art.