Photo by  Zach Gross

Photo by Zach Gross

   Kris Perry, born in Berkeley, Ca., studied under illustrator Charles Pyle, and attended California College of Art. A skilled craftsperson and metal fabricator, he has worked with David Best on large scale projects. His own creation, the much-heralded "Machines," combines industrial sound sculptures with live performance, and has been exhibited in a number of galleries and venues. These collaborations  have included Tommy Stinson, Elvis Perkins, Brian Dewan, and others.  Large-scale kinetic sculptures have been commissioned and exhibited across the country.    His workshop is in Hudson, N.Y.

Recipient of the Free103Point9 Media Distribution Grant. 
Recipient of the Peter S. Reed Foundation Grant.