In Rife’s new land-based installation show, the artist considers what we take from the land, and how we leave it.
Born and raised in Chicago, Jennie Kiessling has been a Loveland resident since 2003. She brought her studio practice to Artworks Loveland Contemporary Art Center in 2015. After serving as lead faculty for visual and media arts at Front Range Community College, she returned to her work as an adjunct faculty member which provides focused time for her studio practice and arts-based research. In addition to her teaching locally, Jennie has taught for the Art Education Department of School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and the art departments of Colorado State University, the University of Wyoming and Naropa University.