Islay Taylor

Contact Islay at: islay@thesteelyard.org
Islay Taylor is a contemporary art jeweler, who uses the body as a pedestal to showcase wearable sculptures. She received her MFA in Jewelry and Metalsmithing from the Rhode Island School of Design and her BFA from Alfred University, where she studied Sculpture and Printmaking, with a minor in Art History. Currently, she maintains an active studio practice and teaches jewelry classes at the Steel Yard as well as Continuing Education at RISD. For more information visit her website at www.islaytaylor.com