Jacqueline Bishop

Artist & Visual Media Consultant, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans

Jacqueline Bishops paintings, drawings and installation explore the psychological connections between humans and nonhumans.  Influenced by two decades of traveling the forests in the Amazon, experiencing Katrina and documenting the BP Oil Spill, her work addresses the politicizing of nature, species extinction and eco-political injustice. She studied Art and Philosophy at the University of Kansas, received her BA/ painting from the University of New Orleans and an MFA/ painting from Tulane University.  For 8 years she taught Art and the Environment at Loyola University New Orleans. She has exhibited or lectured in Europe, Southeast Asia, North and South America.  She is a grant recipient of the Pollock-Krasner Foundation and Joan Mitchell Foundation. Ms. Bishop resides in New Orleans, Louisiana and Columbia, Mississippi and is represented by the Arthur Roger Gallery.