B. Jean Larson
b.1993 Southeast Iowa
Textile artist, writer, vocalist
B. Jean Larson is an artist and researcher based in Phoenix, Arizona. B. Jean’s work focuses on the intersections of utilitarian textile craft, queer theory, and posthumanism. By reappropriating and reclaiming traditional textiles, B. Jean questions ideas of uselessness and usefulness in systems that consume objects, people, and land. Their work has been shown nationally and internationally at the Icelandic Textile Center (Blönduós, Iceland, 2023), Cosanti Originals (AZ, 2023) and the Wakkanai Public Library (Wakkanai, Japan, 2019.) B. Jean is a current graduate candidate in textiles at Arizona State University.