Abbi Ruppert is a sculptor, printmaker, and mixed media artist. Ruppert earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2021. She is currently pursuing a Master of Arts at West Virginia University.
Ruppert received the 2020 Outstanding Student Achievement Award in Contemporary Sculpture from the International Sculpture Center, which included a feature in Sculpture Magazine. She currently has a public sculpture on view in Knoxville, Tennessee. Her sculpture Revival won both Second Place and the People's Choice award in the Art in Public Places sculpture exhibition in Knoxville, TN.
Ruppert has also recently shown at Manifest Gallery in Cincinnati, the Mitchel Museum at Cedarhurst in Mt. Vernon, IL, and AnnMarie Sculpture Garden and Art Center in Solomons, MD.
Abbi's upcoming events include:
Installation in Cleveland for Rooms to Let: CLE in Slavic Village, July '22
Goodnight, Shut Up, a two-person show with her sister at Clear Lake Arts Center in Iowa, October '22
Solo show at Foundry Art Centre in St. Charles, MO, coming '23