March 08 1952 - present
Photograph of Iren Schio, courtesy of the artist
Place of Birth:
Books and manuscripts, Painting, Sculpture, Drawings and prints
Printmaker, Sculptor, Visual Poet, Painter, Book Artist, Mixed Media Artist
I am interested in creating visual poetry. The visual act of assembling the found objects is important to me. I play, work, and turn them, until the whole means more than the sum of the parts.
Statement courtesy of Iren Schio
Place(s) of Residence:
Place(s) of Activity:
Kunstgewerbeschule, Zurich, Switzerland (1968-1970)
Related Visual Artists:
wife of Ralph Leon
Fellowships, grants and awards:
Somerset Art Association, Bernardsville, NJ, USA (1976)
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