Hope Esser is a multidisciplinary artist working in the realms of performance, video, sculpture, and costume. She graduated with Honors from Oberlin College in 2007 with a double major in Studio Art and Art History.
She received her MFA in Performance from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in May 2012. She was recently awarded the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship, the James Nelson Raymond Fellowship, and the Ox-Bow Joan Mitchell Scholarship. She recently performed at the Watermill Center's summer benefit on Long Island, NY. Originally from New York City, she currently resides in Chicago.
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