Jennifer Justice, Lecturer, Spring 2015

jenmaybeck1Jennifer Justice is a practicing artist, educator, and scholar living in Oakland. Her work has appeared in exhibitions in Chicago, San Francisco, and the Southeastern United States. She received the MFA in Studio Arts from the University of Illinois at Chicago and BFA in Painting from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Through new media, painting, and sculpture she reimagines digital archives of early film and disability historical moments. Jennifer is energized by contemporary disability arts, culture, and communities. She is the recipient of the UIC Stone Fellowship and the Beatrice Freedman Award. She will be teaching Art, Medicine, and Disabilities in Spring 2015.