Jen Krava, a member of our Community Services team, holds a MDes, Art, Design and the Public Domain degree from Harvard GSD, where she graduated with commendation and received the Unsung Hero Award. As a final thesis project she investigated the issue of violence against women and what society values as acceptable behavior in public space.
She also holds an MLA degree from the University of Minnesota, is a current Somerville Arts Council Fellowship Grantee, is past Curator of the GSD Kirkland Gallery, a former member of the SafeCampus team for the Berkman Center’s Digital Problem Solving Initiative, a former President of the ASLA-MN student chapter, and was a research fellow during Yale Summer Session June 2011 studio art workshop in Auvillar, France.
Her interests lie in studying the body as a site, performative garments, analog technologies and women’s social issues. She enjoys photography, music, travel, sewing, and supporting local businesses.