KELLY KRISTEN JONES was raised on the westside of Chicago and received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is the recipient of a number of awards and fellowships including the 2019 Chicago Artists Coalition HATCH residency, a 2019 LATITUDE residency, a Luminarts Cultural Foundation Project Grant, the Forward Arts Foundation Edge Award, and a Post-MFA Faculty Fellowship at the University of Georgia. Jones was recently included in Catherine Edelman Gallery’s The Chicago Project which features new and emerging Chicago-based photographers. Her solo exhibition opens at 062 Gallery summer 2021 and she is a featured artist in the 2021-2022 Chicago Architectural Biennial. You can find her online at: https://kellykristinjones.com/.