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.

Email is
studio at rachelhillery.com
newsletter for information on events and exhibition


Residencies & Grants

P.A.D. / Acrylicize Residency, Brooklyn, NY
Hercules Art Studio Program, Residency, New York, NY
Center for Book Arts, Book Artist Residency, New York, NY
Famous Chimps, Residency
William Kinne Travel Fellowship, Columbia University, project: Monographic Museums
Lewin Award for Outstanding Senior Thesis, Washington University in St. Louis, MO


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


Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
The Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY


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