Macon St. Hilaire

Born in Williamsburg, Virginia, Macon Linton St. Hilaire received a BA in Studio Art, with a minor in Latin from Austin Peay State University in May 2016. The recipient of a Presidential Research Scholar Grant, she traveled to the United Kingdom, to conduct research on Medieval English Embroidery, Opus Anglicanum. As a non-traditional degree-seeking student her work developed into a multi-disciplinary practice influenced by place, family, history, and craft. She previously worked on curatorial projects and collection care as a gallery assistant to the permanent art collection at Austin Peay State University. Macon recently completed her Master’s degree from the University of Glasgow in Technical Art History. She specialised in eighteenth-century Scottish/British artist training, techniques, and materials.

Contact me: maconststudio@gmail.com