Jen Delos Reyes

Chicago, IL

Jen Delos Reyes is a creative laborer, educator, writer, and radical community arts organizer. Her practice is as much about working with institutions as it is about creating and supporting sustainable artist-led culture. She is the director and founder of Open Engagement, an artist-led initiative and conference committed to expanding the dialogue around and serving as a site of care for artists working within the complex social issues and struggles of our time. Delos Reyes currently lives and works in Chicago, IL where she is the Associate Director of the School of Art and Art History at the University of Illinois Chicago.