bio

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(b. 1976) Philadelphia, PA
Lives and works in Hong Kong


M.F.A. Maryland Institute College of Art, Hoffberger School of Painting
B.F.A. Syracuse University, School of Visual and Performing Arts, Illustration

Eileen is a multi-disciplinary artist with work spanning painting, textile, video and sensory experimentation. She depicts interiority, relationships of time, erasure, gesture, and emotional vestige. She holds fine art residency fellowships from Syracuse University, the New York Studio School, Sumasil Foundation for Women’s Advancement, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, I-Park Artist Colony, Takt Kunstprojektraum with nominations for New Insight Art Chicago and the Dedalus Foundation Award. In 2017, she was named one of Philadelphia's top designers at the 4th biennial AIGA competition with additional awards of Excellence in Illustration from the Connecticut Art Directors Club, the New England AP News Executives Association and the New York City Society of Professional Journalists. Eileen has taught at Moore College of Art & Design, University of the Arts and Fleisher Art Memorial and is currently a Professor of Foundation Studies and Painting in Hong Kong. She is currently composing a book of love poetry and sound pieces about ghosts.