Past Resident

Cassandra Holden

Cassandra Holden is a visual artist in New York City. Her work references historical practices such as weaving, while examining enduring and changing societal attitudes regarding femininity. She is interested in how the tools and processes associated with textiles can be used as viable practices in contemporary art.

Cassandra Holden received her BFA from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 2012. Her work has been exhibited nationally, including a solo show at Gallery Sensei in New York and a two-person exhibition at Rainmaker in Portland, Oregon in May 2016. She was an artist in residence at The Banff Centre in Banff, Alberta, Canada.