Staff


Interim Executive Director
Lucie lives and works in the beautiful Berkshires; working primarily in cut paper, photography, and installation, which she often combines. She graduated from Mount Holyoke College with a BA in Art History and Education. Lucie draws inspiration from medical drawings, animal skull and bone samples, and architectural remains. Peeling back exteriors shows that in the end, we all have the same foundations.
413.298.5252 ext. 101lucie@is183.org



Ceramics Studio Manager
Jared is a vessel overflowing with love, energy and enthusiasm. For him, leading the Ceramics department involves creating a fun, infectious and inclusive atmosphere. He is an expert in finding creativity in people who believe they have none. Jared has exhibited his work and taught workshops and classes throughout the country and has been a resident artist at several nationally recognized art centers and studios. He has an MFA in Ceramics from Indiana University and a BFA in Ceramics from Maine College of Art.
413.298.5252 ext. 105jared@is183.org



Studio Programs Coordinator
Cecilia programs all studio and camp offerings for IS183. Her BA, from Bowdoin College, was a combined degree in Art History, Religion and Visual Communication. She followed this with a MFA from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. She has taught for over 20 years in a wide variety of public and private schools and colleges, and has also led visiting artists workshops at all levels from elementary through college. A native of France, Cecilia is an enthusiastic supporter of multilingualism, cross-cultural experiences, and the universal, impactful language of the visual.
413.298.5252 ext. 104cecilia@is183.org



Registrar & Office Manager
As Office Manager and Registrar, Peter is able to apply his motley array of skills and interests in a number of diverse projects. An interest in the intersection of art and community drew him to IS183 in 2015, after a decade as a working artist and small business manager in Boston. Peter received his BFA from MassArt in 2008, and when not painting or instigating revolution, he enjoys skiing, playing guitar, and hiking with his wife and their rambunctious orange dog.
413.298.5252 ext. 100peter@is183.org



Learning Through Arts Coordinator
Brielle brings the art studio straight to Berkshire County’s K-12 classrooms with IS183’s Learning Through Arts program. She graduated with a BA from MCLA where she studied Art and Arts Management. After an internship at Kidspace at MASS MoCA, Brielle began her journey at IS183 with a B-HIP internship in 2011, and has since helped cultivate IS183’s mission under various titles. After a brief stint in sunny CA at the Harker School, she couldn’t stay away from the artsy charm of the Berkshires. Brielle also serves as an IS183 Faculty Artist. When not at work, Brielle enjoys making her own art, hula hooping, and spending time with her magical duo of cats, Lola and Bean.
413.298.5252 ext. 102brielle@is183.org



Marketing Coordinator
Carrie Wright is a Berkshire born native working and living with her growing family. She graduated from Colorado Institute of art with a Commercial & Fine Art Photography degree. Carrie has been curating and marketing in and around the Berkshires for several years. Carrie is runs Marketing and is a Faculty Artist for IS183 Art School of the Berkshires. “More is more and less is a bore.” -Iris
413.298.5252 ext. 103carrie@is183.org