Jessica Pierotti / Executive Director
Jessica joined the staff as Deputy Director in May of 2016 and transitioned into the position of Executive Director in January 2017. Jessica is an interdisciplinary artist, photographer, and educator with an MFA from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a BFA from the Rochester Institute of Technology. She additionally works as an Instructor in the Photography Department at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Adam Schachner / Lab Director
Adam joined the staff as Lab Director in May of 2018 after working as a lab assistant since September of 2017. Adam is an interdisciplinary artist, printmaker, and educator. A New York City native, Adam moved to Chicago shortly after receiving his B.A in Studio Art from Oberlin College in 2017.
Alex Wieder / Technical Director
Alex joined the staff as the Lab Technician in December of 2016 after working as a Lab Assistant since 2014. He received a BFA in Photography from Columbia College Chicago in 2014. Alex is a lens-based artist whose practice focuses around iterative explorations of the physicality of light.
Lauren Dacy / Assistant Lab Technician
Lauren joined the staff as the Lab Technician in September of 2017 after working as a Lab Assistant since January of 2017. Lauren may or may not have been raised by wolves.
Ryan Thiel / Communications Coordinator
Ryan joined the staff as Communications Coordinator in March of 2018 after working as a Lab Assistant since May of 2017. He is an interdisciplinary artist, designer, and photographer with a BS in Advertising from St. Cloud State University and a Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Graphic Design from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design. Ryan also has a strong interest in how fashion and visual style play into the makeup of personal identity.
Noëlle Pouzar / Programming Fellow
Rachel Schaffer / Education Fellow
Stephanie Folger-Garate / Community Outreach Fellow
CURRENT LAB ASSISTANTS
QUONDAM LAB ASSISTANTS, STAFF, & BOARD (2012-2018)
Josef Aguilar, Dana J. Ardell, Matt Austin, Aimée Beaubien, Molly Brandt, Walker Blackwell, Megan Capps, Aric Crafford, Jeanne Donegan, Yubo Dong, Thomson Dryjanski, Shir Ende, Paul Carlo Esposito, Lauren Goldstein, Chelsea Goldberg, Amanda K. Guerra, Ross Haley, Shandi Hass, Laurel Hauge, Maria Hummel, Ayse Idil, Paul Jamrogowicz, Hyun Jung Jun, Rachel Jump, Niko Kapsalis, Jennifer Keats, Kimberly Kim, Sandy King, Stephanie Koch, Krissy Kula, Victor Yañez-Lazcano, Tyler Landes, Samantha Lare, Kate Lerner, Ashley LeTourneau, Ashley Limón, Rudy Lorejo, Jon McJunkin, Marcus McCoy, Eileen Mueller, Justin Nalley, Andrew Nemiroski, Kevin Oronia, Anastasia Page, , Haakon Dash Sheffield, Ashley Singley, Zihui Song, Wade Stofko, Emily Simpson, Stephanie Taiber, Travis Tiblier, Stevie Raelynn, Lauren Zallo, Kanthy Peng, Emily Cai, Andrew Doak, Adam Biba , Guanyu Xu, Russell McGonagle, Xander Fischer, Timothy Paton Jr., Rebekah Dahlia, James Pepper Kelly, Gabe Galloway, Jiaqi Li, Camarri Lane, Caitlin Peterson, Gwen Cinelli, Arturo Lopez, Simon Pyle, Arthur Ortiz, Daniel Delgado, Jory Drew, Ikeadi Ndukwu, Greg Harris, Veronica Gibson, Tara Chambers, Maria Dunaevsky, Mandela Hudson, Esperanza Rosas, Melissa Blackmon, Alissa Godina, Arndís Yr Hansdóttir, Jess Benjamin, Lucas Reif, Sarah Hamburger, Ursula Sokolowska, Yasmin Panjwani
Ariel A. Acevedo
Darby Clarke - darbyclarke.com
Diego Rodriguez - diegorodriguez.virb.com
Jacob King - jacob-king.com
Jon Ramirez - jon-taylor-ramirez.com
Madeline Spainer - madspan.com
Max Braverman - maxbravermanphoto.com
Rebecca Ganellen - rebeccaganellen.com
Roberto Nieves - www.roberto.work
Sam Schmieg- samschmieg.myportfolio.com
Sam Sotelo-Avila - samuelsoteloavila.net
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Becca Schlossberg, President
Kelli Connell, Treasurer
Chris Markin, Secretary
James Pepper Kelly
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