about

Susannah Papish is a Chicago-based artist and curator who earned a MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2002) and a BA in Art History from the University of Illinois at Chicago (1995). Papish is Director of boundary, a contemporary visual arts project space begun in 2017, located in her garage. Her work has been exhibited at many Chicago-based spaces including solo shows at Skestos Gabriele Gallery and the Beverly Arts Center. She has been a recipient of grants from 3Arts, Department of Cultural Affairs and the Illinois Arts Council. She has taught at several colleges and universities in the Chicago area. boundary was included in the Hyde Park Art Center's Artists Run Chicago 2.0 in 2020. Papish is currently a member of The Center Program 2021 cohort at The Hyde Park Art Center.