b. 1993  St. Paul, MN
lives and works in Chicago

liza.jo.eilers@gmail.com


EDUCATION

2020   
MFA Painting and Drawing, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2018
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 

2015   
BA Industrial Design, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2023
GROVE, London, UK *forthcoming

Don’t blow on the soup, Material Room, Richmond, VA

GLORY’S (w/ Alessandra Norman), Yew Nork, Chicago, IL

2022   
The Care and Keeping of You, SULK CHICAGO, Chicago, IL

2021   
SLUDGE, Rainbo Club presented by M. LeBlanc, Chicago, IL

Good Friday, Bubblez Gallery, curated by Tyson Reeder & Lauren Sullivan, Chicago, IL

2020   
Cheese Dust to Dust, (South) Eastern Pole curated by Breanne Trammell, Fayetteville, AK


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2023
High Maintenance, Tchotchke Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Never Change, Night Club Gallery, Saint Paul, MN

Oracle, de boer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  
Ingress Gallery, Soho House, Chicago, IL

Don’t Get Cute With Me, Latent Space, Chicago, IL

2022   
Sagittarius, Night Club Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Wow, Nice, Racecar Factory, Indianapolis, IN

So You Thought This Would Be Easy, Weatherproof x Kiki and Bouba Gallery, Chicago, IL

2021   
Nice Work, SULK CHICAGO, Chicago, IL

2020   
Oaths, Patient Info, Chicago, IL

Long Hello, Green Gallery, curated by Carter Foster, Milwaukee, WI

Launch, SAIC Galleries, Chicago, IL

2019   
Homesick Remedy, JAW Gallery curated by Skye Taniai, Yamaguchi, Japan

With A Capital P: Selection by Six Painters, curated by José Lerma, Elmhurst Museum, Chicago, IL

DIY Biennial, Z1 Gallery, Chicago IL


TEXT

2022   
SLUDGE Artist Book with essay by Graham Feyl: A Prayer(agraph) to Dolly Parton and a Stuffed Muskie


PRESS

2023
Mousse Magazine and Publishing, Chicago Oomph, EXPO CHICAGO

Bad at Sports, Number 1 TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (3/2-3/8) The Visualist Chicago

2022   

Sixty Inches From Center, The Agenda of Artifice | On Liza Jo Eilers’ The Care And Keeping of YouRuby Jeune Tresch

HEADS Magazine: The Revival Edition by U.D.L.I Editions in collaboration with NADA Miami and Miracle Seltzer

Bad at Sports, Number 1 TOP V. WEEKEND PICKS (10/13-10/19) The Visualist Chicago

LVL3, Artist of the Week, Lee Schulder, Sam Dybeck and Milo Christie, Chicago, IL

UnderMain Magazine, Racecar Factory Review: “Wow, Nice”, Megan Bickel


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2021    
Ox-bow School of Art, Saugatauk, MI
    TA to Arnold J Kemp, Fast Painting

2019   
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    TA to Jim Lutes, Painting Materials & Tech 1
    TA to  Sam Jaffe, Frank Piatek & Rebecca Morgan, Painting Summer Residency
    TA to Mari Eastman, Multi-Level Drawing