It is a BLESSING to be a working visual artist and educator in my hometown!

Artist| Writer| Educator

VENISE currently teaches visual art full-time at Art In Motion Creative Charter for middle and high school students in the South Shore neighborhood of Chicago. Venise continues to freelance write for publications between creating art and spending time with her wife and kids.

Bergen Art Book Fair goes online – & offline – between November 2020 and May 2021!

Adjunct Riot copies being sold here!

Bergen Art Book Fair is an international art book and self-publishing festival in Norway. The fair showcase local, national and international artists and small press publishers.

The fair is organized by Pamflett.
Pamflett is a artist run self-publishing workshop and mediator of artist’s books, which run residencies, book launches, exhibitions and workshops. Pamflett is also part of the art shop Kiosken. Pamflett collaborate frequently with other initiatives, locally and internationally.

Ann-Kristin Stølan

Writing & Art Featured in Publications:

Chicago online art journal Sixty Inches from Center

Adjunct Riot Zine Porch Possum Press & Drum Machine Editions

“Art and Activism” section of Kalfou: A Journal Of Comparative and Relational Ethnic Studies

Lori Waxman’s 60wrd/min art critic

Cincinnati online art journal AEQAI

Peoria Journal Star newspaper