Rachel Burgess is a visual artist based in New York. Originally from Boston, she received a B.A. in Literature from Yale University and an M.F.A. in Illustration from the School of Visual Arts. Her interest in narrative and sequential forms continues to inform her work. She has been an artist in residence at Zea Mays Printmaking and the Schoodic Institute in Acadia National Park, and she was the recent recipient of a solo exhibition at the University of Connecticut. Other exhibition venues include IPCNY, the Monmouth Museum, the Katzen Art Center, the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art at Snug Harbor and the Seoul Museum of Art.