Caroline Wood is an artist whose work addresses the importance of history and memory and the ambiguity, tensions, and complications involved in inhabiting spaces of memory, from public space to personal archives. She was born outside of Chicago, IL, and has lived in the Midwest for most of her life. She will receive an MFA (Photography) from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (2019) and has received a BA in History and Studio Art, graduating with distinction, from St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN (2014). Exhibitions include Noami House, Hiketa, Japan; The Provosts Office at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, The Northfield Arts Guild, and the Flaten Museum at St. Olaf College. Wood’s work is part of a collective photographic portfolio at The Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection and The Art Institute of Chicago, and she also has individual work in the Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection. Wood is a participant in the Museum Education Graduate Scholars’ Program, a collaboration between SAIC and the Art Institute of Chicago. She has abundant teaching experience in alternative education and higher education, including serving as a Teaching Assistant at SAIC and a Teaching Artist at Articulture, in Minneapolis, MN.