Millicent Nora

Millicent is an Evanston-based artist from Mississippi that works primarily in screen print, woodcut, fiber arts, and drawing for her installation-based work. Much of her imagery is pulled from family lore and personal history growing up in the south.

Education:

  • Northeastern Illinois University ÔÇô B.A.
  • Northern Illinois University ÔÇô M.F.A. in Museum Studies

Media:

Printmaking, embroidery, upholstery, drawing

Website:

millicentkennedy.com

Exhibition highlights:

  • ÔÇ£Topographical Anatomy of the Domestic,ÔÇØ 214 Gallery, DeKalb, IL ÔÇô 2018.
  • ÔÇ£Nitty-Gritty,ÔÇØ ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL ÔÇô 2018.
  • ÔÇ£Bad Editions,ÔÇØ Waubonsee Community College Arrowhead Room Gallery, Sugar Grove, IL ÔÇô 2018.
  • ÔÇ£The Trace of an Echo,ÔÇØ Collaboration with Rachelle Hill, Fine Art Center Gallery Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL ÔÇô 2016

Other interests and inspirations:

Curation and museums, history, reading

MillicentÔÇÖs teaching style:

She values accomplishing studentsÔÇÖ visions and expanding their ideas of what print, books, and fiber can be.

Millicent loves EAC because . . .

It attracts diverse students from a variety of backgrounds.

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