Megan Euker Bio
Chicago-based multimedia artist Megan Euker has been featured in such exhibition venues as Linda Warren Projects, Chautauqua School of Art, New York; Prince Street Gallery, New York; Togonon Gallery, San Francisco; College of DuPage, Illinois; Beverly Arts Center, Chicago; Western Exhibitions, Chicago, and The University Club of Chicago; amongst many others. She recently presented the first Orphan Dream Award to Dr. Franco Locatelli at Casa Cava in Matera, Italy and the sculptures have appeared on Italian television including Canale 2 and TRM24. Euker has been the recipient of such honors as a Fulbright Fellowship to Italy; a Faculty Enrichment Grant from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; the Illinois Art Council Grant; the Artists’ Fellowship, Inc. Grant; Change, Inc. Artist Assistance Grant; and two CAAP (Community Arts Assistance Program) grants from the City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and the Illinois Arts Council. Euker received her BFA and MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Currently, Euker is a lecturer in the departments of Contemporary Practices, Arts Administration and Policy, Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects, and Continuing Studies at SAIC.