Jean Marie Casbarian
Jean Marie Casbarian is an interdisciplinary artist who incorporates photography, film, video, sound and performance into her artworks. She received her MFA from Milton Avery School of Art at Bard College in New York and along with exhibiting her works throughout the United States, Europe, Central America and Asia, she has received a number of awards and residencies including a nomination for the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, The LaNapoule Foundation Grant in LaNapoule, France, The Chicago Artist’s Assistance Grant and an Associateship with the Rocky Mountain Women’s Institute. Currently, Jean Marie holds an appointment as Artist and Research Associate at Five Colleges, Inc., in Amherst, Massachusetts. As an educator, Jean Marie has been a faculty member and advisor with Transart Institute since 2007. She also teaches with both the ICP-Bard MFA program and the General Studies Program at the International Center of Photography in New York City and has taught in the film and photography programs at Hampshire College, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and the City Colleges of Chicago. Jean Marie lives and works in New York City.