Kristen S. Wilkins spent her life in Southern California. In 2008, she relocated to Indiana where she continues to work as an artist and teacher. Her work as been shown at: Rio Hondo College, Whittier, California; California State University at Long Beach; California State University at Fullerton; 18th Street Art Center, Santa Monica, California; the Office Art Space, Huntington Beach, California; Robert V. Fullerton Museum, San Bernardino, California. This fall (2008) she has a solo exhibition at the beautiful Eric Dean Gallery in Indiana, sponsored by a grant from the "Know Indiana" program, and an artist residency at the Visual Studies Workshop. She likes to live in places where she feels a sense of history and community, with her partner and two cats.