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JAKE PLATT

is an Interdisciplinary artist based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He received his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2016 and his BFA from the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design in 2014. In 2017 he enrolled in the Philosophy, Art and Critical Art program at the European Graduate School pursuing a PhD in Literary, Musical and Visual Thought. His work examines the inherent precariousness of thingness by blending photography and sculpture with the language of painting, examining liminal mental, physical and pictorial spaces. Recent exhibitions include Small Works 2017 at Main Street Arts in Clifton Springs, New York, RECLAIM at The St. Louis Artists Guild in St. Louis, Missouri and Photowork 2018 at the Barrett Art Center in Poughkeepsie, New York. Recent publications include poems appearing in the 00000 Ghoost $how VII exhibition zine and Spy Kids Review Issue I as well as photographs appearing in Shift, produced by Loosenart.