Hillery (b. Houston, TX) is a Brooklyn-based artist who works across writing, drawing, photography, bookmaking and performance. Currently, she is collaborating with James Chrzan on a spoken word radio opera to be premiered in Spring 2022.

rachel.hillery@gmail.com @rachel___hillery

Residencies + Grants

Hercules Art Studio Program, Residency, New York, NY
Center for Book Arts, Book Artists Residency, New York, NY
Famous Chimps, Residency
William Kinne Travel Fellowship, Columbia University, project: Monographic Museums
Lewin Award for Outstanding Senior Thesis, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Funny Looking Dog Quarterly, Issue 5, Winter 2021, Beige and Fore


MFA, Hunter College, New York, NY
M Arch, Columbia University, New York, NY
BFA BA, Washington University in St. Louis, MO
HSPVA, Houston, TX