Jennifer E Ustick
Title: Asst Professor - Visiting
Office: ... Aronoff Center
Professor Ustick’s teaching experience includes her employment as Visiting Assistant Professor of Art at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan from 2008-2011. She earned a BFA from the Art Academy of Cincinnati in 2000, and an MFA from the University of Cincinnati in 2005, where she was awarded a Wolfstein Traveling Fellowship. Ms. Ustick’s studio practice is quite diverse, ranging from drawing and painting to video, sculpture, fibers, and installations. She is a member of the collaborative group Maidens of the Cosmic Body Running, which mounted an exhibition at the Lois & Richard Rosenthal Center for Contemporary Art in 2011. With the nonprofit organization ArtWorks, Ms. Ustick has served as Project Manager and Lead Artist on six prominent murals, making significant contributions to Cincinnati’s public art landscape. She is currently conducting exciting research involving expressive arts therapies in collaboration with health-related disciplines at the university.
Image: "The Spirits of Geometry Have Led Me Here", 19 x 27 inches, graphite on paper, 2010