Colin Lyons

Colin Lyons

Colin Lyons was born in Windsor, Ontario, in 1985, and grew up in Petrolia, “Canada’s original oil boomtown”; his years there have fueled his interests in industrial ruins and sacrificial landscapes. His recent work fuses printmaking, sculpture, and chemical experiments. He explores industry...

Current Fellow
2016 to 2017

Tameka Norris

Tameka Norris

Tameka Jenean Norris uses herself and her community as subjects in her painting, video, photography, music, performance, installation, project-based art, context art, confession, the internet, and institutional critique to explore the internal drives and external influences that shape identity....

Current Fellow
2016 to 2017

Hartmut Austen

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

Hartmut Austen received his Meisterschüler degree from Hochschule der Künste (University of the Arts) Berlin. He also studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Austen has been a fellow of the Kresge Arts in Detroit Fellowship program and the Grant Wood Fellow in Painting and Drawing...

Former Fellow
2012 to 2013

Laura Capp

Laura Capp holds a Ph.D. in English from the University of Iowa with an emphasis in Victorian and modernist British literature and a Graduate Certificate from the Center for the Book, where she continues to study as an MFA student, specializing in calligraphy and letterpress printing. In both...

Former Fellow
2011

Terry Conrad

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

Terry Conrad is currently the Grant Wood Fellow in Printmaking at the University of Iowa. He received his BFA from Alfred University and his MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. Recent solo exhibitions have been in Philadelphia, PA, Little Rock, Arkansas and in upstate NY. He was recently included...

Former Fellow
2015 to 2016

Christopher Jette

Christopher Jette

Christopher Jette is a curator of lovely sounds, creating work as a composer and new media artist. His creative work explores the artistic possibilities at the intersection of human performers/creators and technological tools. Jette’s research details his technical and aesthetic investigations...

Former Fellow
2015 to 2016

Michele Lauriat

Michele Lauriat, Untitled from the series Spot Pond, 2013, mixed media on paper, 63" x 55"

Michele Lauriat earned her BFA in 2002 at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and her MFA in 2011 at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Lauriat makes oversized landscape drawings using mixed media on paper (primarily gouache, watercolor, graphite, charcoal, and wax pencil)....

Former Fellow
2014 to 2015

Jeremy Lundquist

Jeremy Lundquist was born in California and currently lives and works in Chicago. His work in print, drawing, photography, installation, and cut and collaged paper examines and organizes decay, resulting in a body of work questioning contemporary notions of progress and cleanliness by presenting...

Former Fellow
2012 to 2013

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