Fiona Podes

Fiona Podes is an American fiber artist currently working out of a studio in Aachen, Germany. Originally from Zimbabwe, she studied art history and fine art at UC Davis, and later received a master's degree in non-profit management from New York University. She also studied art history in Lyon, France, and worked with Mayan women weavers in Guatemala on a Fulbright Grant. Textiles have always been Fiona's main medium, but while living in NYC, she discovered graphic design and the vibrant community of artists sharing their skills with others.