Shea Hembrey

Shea Hembrey headshot

Shea Hembrey's work questions reality. He seriously explores our best current understanding of the structure of reality while simultaneously playing trickster. He routinely fictionalizes in both making and presenting art: sometimes he twists identity (he has invented over 140 fictional artists...

Current Fellow
2023 to 2024

Junli Song

Portrait of Junli Song

Junli Song grew up in Chicago, but lived abroad from 2012-2018 in South Korea, England, Italy, and South Africa. Her studies are similarly widespread: she originally majored in economics and international development before returning to the creative path. She completed her MFA at the University...

Current Fellow
2023 to 2024

Jessica Tucker

Jessica Tucker, In Green

Jessica Tucker is an American-Dutch artist, musician, and educator. Her work playfully examines how media technologies substantiate the shifting dimensions of selfhood and the body, and thereby condition experiences of agency and identity. She creates multimedia performances, videos, and...

Current Fellow
2023 to 2024

Hartmut Austen

Hartmut Austen, Roller Coaster, 2012, oil on canvas, 60" x 75"

Hartmut Austen studied painting and drawing with H.J. Diehl at Hochschule der Künste/University of the Arts (Berlin). His first arrival in the United States was marked by a 1998 group exhibition titled VOID at unfinished gallery (Williamsburg, NY). He has since exhibited widely in the United...

Former Fellow
2012 to 2013

Tyanna Buie

Photo of Tyanna Buie

A Chicago and Milwaukee native, Tyanna Buie is a visual artist who received her BA from Western Illinois University and her MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Buie has attended Artists-In-Residency programs, such as the Joan Mitchell Center (New Orleans, LA), the Women’s Studio...

Former Fellow
2019 to 2020

Laura Capp

Laura Capp holds a PhD in English from the University of Iowa with an emphasis in Victorian and modernist British literature and an MFA in Book Arts from the University of Iowa’s Center for the Book. In both her scholarship and her artwork, she explores relationships between speakers and...

Former Fellow

Terry Conrad

Found Materials, Wood, Paper, Concrete, Copper, Jean Eschmann Bound Book, 30 x 22 inch print, 2011

Terry Conrad received his BFA from Alfred University and his MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. Conrad is interested in the community and social aspects of printmaking. In 2014, he was awarded a SPAF/NYSCA grant to develop the Adirondack Forum , a...

Former Fellow
2015 to 2016