8.17.13: From Their Hand to Mine: A new multi-media community work created in collaboration with the 5th graders at the Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence -- East Heights. View photos from the project here.
Eli Gold is currently enrolled in graduate school at the University of Kansas in Lawrence KS, where he is working towards his MFA in Jewelry and Metalsmithing. At KU he studies under the esteemed metal artists Jon Havaner, Gina Westergard and Lin Stanionis. In 2009 he received a BS in Fine Arts from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs NY, where he studied under Professor David Peterson. In his senior year he was awarded the Dorothy Dryfoos Olsan '41 Prize in Jewelry and Metalsmithing. He graduated with both academic and departmental honors and was awarded "Best in Show" at the Skidmore College Senior Art Show. He has displayed his work in a number of venues in central and upstate New York.