I teach woodworking and craft custom pieces for discerning clients. If you are interested in woodworking I invite you to visit the North Carolina Furniture School. If you would like to discuss a custom project please email me at stuart@stuartkent.com. I look forward to hearing from you.

Stuart Kent

Advanced Research
2012           Fulbright Core Research & Teaching Scholar, Costa Rica

2008           Master of Fine Arts – East Carolina University
2005           Bachelor of Fine Arts – East Carolina University

Selected Professional
2021            IREX Mentor, International Research & Exchanges Board
2021            Assistant Professor, East Carolina University
2018 – 20    Institute for International Education, Fulbright Core Peer Review Scholar
2013 –         Director of the North Carolina Furniture School
2008           Owner Stuart Kent & Co. fine art & furniture
2012 – 13    Visiting Assistant Professor – National University of Costa Rica
2009 – 10    Assistant Program Director – International Study in Eastern Europe, East Carolina University
2004 – 07    Program Director – International Study in Costa Rica, East Carolina University

Recent Selected Works in Permanent Collections
2021            Exhibit Case & other furniture, Nancy McFarlane, Raleigh, NC
2020           Executive Conference Table and complete Office Millworks Package, Taft Family Ventures, Greenville, NC
2019            McFarlane Table, Office of the Mayor, Raleigh, NC
2018            Dix Park Donor Bowls, Dix Park Conservancy, Raleigh, NC
2017            Reception Desk, School of Business, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
2016            Executive Conference Table, Benches, Small Conference Table, AHEC Greenville, NC
2015            Commemorative Bowls from NC State Capital oak trees, NC Commerce Dept., Raleigh, NC

Recent Selected International Exhibitions
2019            Demonstrator & Exhibitor, Association of American Woodturners Symposium, Raleigh, NC
2013            SWIISS (Stone, Wood, Iron International Sculpture Symposium), Heredia, Costa Rica
2011            25 Vessels, Imperial Centre for the Arts & Sciences, Rocky Mount, NC
2010            “Stone Color” Invitational Exhibition, Pedvale International Sculpture Park, Sabile Latvia
2010            Highpoint International Home Furnishings Market, Featured Exhibitor, Highpoint, NC

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