Andy Buck received his MFA from Rhode Island School of Design, and has been active in the studio furniture field for 20 years. He is currently a Full Professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology where he teaches woodworking and furniture design.
His work brings together traditional craftsmanship with sculpted forms and richly painted surfaces. His furniture is often painted with layers of milk paint, carved and sanded.
Andy's work has been widely exhibited in galleries and museums in the USA and abroad and has been published in magazines, such as the Boston Globe, American Craft Magazine, and books including Scratching the Surface, by Michael Hosaluk, and Nouvel Object III, by Design House Publishing, Seoul, Korea. Andy is a recipient of a mid Atlantic arts fellowship and is in collections including the Museum of Arts & Design, the Fuller Museum, Boston Public Library, Merck Corporate Headquarters.