MJ Lounsberry

Master of Fine Arts in Studio, Painting and Drawing

Madeline Jane Lounsberry is a Chicago based artist. She was born in Waterloo, Iowa and grew up in Eagle Valley, Colorado. She is currently an MFA candidate at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her artistic practice is primarily based in painting and figuration, and also spans drawing, video, sculpture, performance, and garments. After completing her BFA from SAIC in 2017 she has been teaching yoga in Chicago and after-school art to elementary school students on the West and Northwest sides of the city. She enjoys basketball and taking care of her flower garden and indoor plants.