Leah Aripotch is a metal fabrication sculptor and jewelry artist. Her work explores the darker sides of humanity. She hand builds her creatures from Steel, Bronze, Brass, and Copper, meticulously shaping anatomy both real and imagined. Originally hailing from Montauk, New York, she received her BFA in Sculpture from Academy of Art University in 2012, with an emphasis on Metal Fabrication. While there, she earned the distinction of Best Emerging Artist. Her Jewelry work has been featured on the runway at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, as well as in several publications, including Metalsmith Magazine, and the coveted coffee table book, CAST. Her work has been shown in galleries and museums throughout the U.S.
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