Condensed Biography of Jillian Ludwig,
In 2012 Jillian represented La Galerie Particulière for the DrawingNow Exhibition held at the Louvre in Paris. She has also exhibited her work throughout the United States such as at Thinkspace and Swarm Gallery in California. In 2010 and 2014, Jillian's work was published in the International Drawing Annual published by Manifest. And this upcoming year, Jillian will be included in the ArtVenice Biennale, which is an international juried digitally projected show held in the centre of Castello Venice during the opening first week of the 56th Venice Biennale.
Originally from Darien Illinois, Jillian graduated with a bachelor of fine arts degree in 2005 from Bradley University in Peoria, IL. She was awarded a full tuition scholarship to Clemson University in SC, and received her master's of fine arts degree in 2007.
Jillian has taught multiple art classes at the Art Institute of Austin, Texas State University, Baylor University, Clemson University, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Elon University.
Jillian decided to move to Lyon, France for a year to build her studio practice. Along with making work in her tiny studio apartment, she traveled, mostly throughout western Europe, and ate every local pastry possible.
Jillian lives in Grand Rapids Michigan where she maintains a vibrant studio practice.