May 17 through June 25, 2013
Please join us for an artist’s reception May 17 (Friday) from 6 to 8 pm.
Jillian Conrad was born in Farmington, New Mexico and currently lives and works in Houston, Texas. She attended St. John’s College, New Mexico (BS) and the Rhode Island School of Design (MFA). The recipient of numerous awards, including the Artadia Award (New York, NY), Houston Arts Alliance Individual Artist Grant (Houston, TX), and the Kittredge Trust (Boston, MA), she has also been a resident artist at the Headlands Center for the Arts (Sausalito, CA), the Core Program at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston (Houston, TX), the Triangle International Artist Residency (New York, NY), Lower Eastside Printshop (New York, NY), and the Marie Walsh Sharpe Space Program (New York, NY). Recent exhibitions include Splits at Devin Borden Gallery, On Tenterhooks at Miller Gallery (St. Louis, MO), Not-not-not Image Objects at Meulensteen Gallery and Vista at Socrates Sculpture Park (both New York, NY); her work has been reviewed and noted in diverse publications including ArtForum, ArtLies, and The New York Times. Jillian Conrad is an Assistant Professor in the Sculpture Department at the University of Houston.