Tomashi Jackson, b. 1980 Houston, TX, earned her BFA from the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, her Master of Science in Art, Culture, and Technology from the MIT School of Architecture and Planning, and her MFA in Painting and Printmaking from the Yale School of Art. Her work is represented in New York City by Tilton Gallery and is in the permanent collection of the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art. She has taught and lectured at Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Rhode Island School of Design, UMass Dartmouth, Boston University, School of Visual Arts New York, and New York University. Her work has been exhibited and performed in New York, Massachusetts, Michigan, Georgia, and California. Her work is currently on view at Mass MoCA, LA MoCA, and the Zuckerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Kennesaw State University.