Ebony G. Patterson (b. 1981, Kingston, Jamaica) received an MFA from the Sam Fox College of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis, and attended the Edna Manley College for the Visual and performing arts in Kingston, Jamaica. Recent solo exhibitions include …while the dew is still on the roses… at Pérez Art Museum in Miami, …and babies too… at Baltimore Museum of Art, of 72 at the Institute of the Humanities at University of Michigan, and …when they grow up at the Studio Museum in Harlem. Recent group exhibitions featuring the artist’s work have been held at the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco, the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Paul Kasmin Gallery in New York, Rhona Hoffman Gallery in Chicago, and ltd los angeles in California. Patterson’s work is featured in collections of the 21c Museum and Foundation, the Birmingham Museum of Art, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Seattle Art Museum, and the Speed Art Museum, among many others. The artist has been a Professor of Painting and Mixed Media at the University of Kentucky, Lexington since 2007.