Fall 2017 Artist Residency Winners

Jenna Howell

Jenna Howell recently graduated from the University of the Arts with a Bachelors of Fine Arts with a concentration in painting and materials studies.  She currently creates and resides in Philadelphia  however, Howell is originally from Newark, NY in the Finger Lakes region.  Howell has shown both locally in Philadelphia including a solo senior exhibition show as well as internationally in a three person show in Florence, Italy.

"My work speaks to both the vast picturesque landscapes we see on postcards and the beauty I find in the decomposing vistas."

Stephen D’onofrio

Stephen D’Onofrio is a contemporary visual artist, focused in painting. Stephen’s work is characterized by an interest in the home decor market, the mass commodification of art, and the generic visual language that accompanies commercial design. Stephen received his MFA from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago in 2016, and will continue to paint in his south side studio and show his work nationwide.