Dennis Stevens, Ed.D.

Artist, Inventor, and Writer in Rhinebeck, New York

Dr. Dennis Stevens, Jr. is a quintessential entrepreneur and a man of many projects.

He is an inventor, a writer, a visual artist, a research and technology consultant and a thought leader. Dennis is a published author, having written many articles on the hybrid intersections of art, craft, and design as a studio art educator in higher education. He has a background in ceramics and glass from a studio arts perspective.

Dennis is currently publishing subscription-based content about the places and spaces where art, craft, design, and technology intersect at Redefining Craft.

He lives in the Hudson Valley of New York.

Vast Playground is the public-facing domain for several charitable projects and business ventures that Dennis has initiated and actively manages.

Dennis is the founder of Penelope Mimetics LLC-- a research and development company that translates multidisciplinary academic research into technologically-advanced business solutions.

Penelope Mimetics LLC is a Veterans Administration certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB).

  • Work
    • Penelope Mimetics LLC
  • Education
    • Teachers College, Columbia University (Ed.D.)
    • San Jose State University (M.A.)
    • Clemson University (B.F.A.)