Millicent Kennedy

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.


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


Printmaking, embroidery, upholstery, drawing


Exhibition highlights:

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

Other interests and inspirations:

Curation and museums, history, reading

Millicent’s teaching style:

She values accomplishing students’ 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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