Studio Coordinator for Wood and Furniture Design
Jamie Herman is a furniture maker, sculptor, and teacher. He is interested in exploring how material culture can influence our identities and how participating in craft can change how we think. Brought up in Kentucky and Ohio, Jamie tried his hand at classical music, archaeology, and organic farming before finding his passion in craft. He trained in fine woodworking and furniture design at the Vermont Woodworking School and has participated in fellowships at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship and Peters Valley School of Craft. Jamie has spent the last five years running wood shops and teaching classes, and in 2021 he was awarded the John D. Mineck Furniture Fellowship.