(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 Cubbage depicts abstraction and vestige of language and emotion. Her work is rooted in complexities of and through sensory bodies. She was a scholarship recipient at Syracuse University, Maryland Institute College of Art, the New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture, New York Academy of Art, with fellowships and residencies at Sumasil Foundation for Women’s Advancement, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, I-Park Artist Colony, Takt Kunstprojektraum Berlin, FaveLAB Greece, and 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 and holds 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 in Philadelphia, Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, and is currently Professor of Foundation Studies and Painting at SCAD Hong Kong. Her corporate clients include Sesame Street, Polo Ralph Lauren, jetBlue Airlines and Comcast.
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