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Jessica Gatlin is an artist, maker and part-time sorceress originally from Jackson, TN. She received her BFA in Studio Art from Florida State University and MFA from the University of Tennessee - Knoxville. Gatlin exhibits her work widely, including recent shows at COOP Gallery in Nashville, TN and the Co-Prosperity Sphere in Chicago, IL. She has also participated in several reputable artist residencies and fellowships, including the Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Fine Arts in Wroclaw, PL, the Ox-Bow School of Art and Artist Residency (Saugatuck, MI) and the Artists’ Cooperative Residency & Exhibitions, A.C.R.E. (Steuben, WI). In 2019, she served as the Hamblet Artist-in Residence at Vanderbilt University. Gatlin recently joined the faculty at the University of Maryland, as an assistant professor of print and extended media.