Claire Kennedy is a multidisciplinary artist from Cincinnati, Ohio. She received her Bachelors of Fine Arts from the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning at the University of Cincinnati in 2018, where she primarily focused on painting. Claire is currently studying to receive her Masters of Fine Arts in Drawing and Painting from the University of North Texas, where she also teaches undergraduate foundations courses. In 2020, she founded Risen Shine Gallery, an online and outdoor space in which she curates work by local Texas artists. Claire is passionate about art education and is looking to pursue a future career in teaching art at the college level. She looks forward to future possibilities with her studio practice, as she believes in conducting a process that is ever changing.