Jordan Ismaiel

Graduate Student Senate (Fine Arts & Humanities)
Biography

Jordan Ramsey Ismaiel (they/them/theirs) is the graduate student senator for the School of Art & Art History and the Fine Arts & Humanities delegate for GPSG. They are an MA/MFA graduate candidate in Painting & Drawing and the Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies graduate certificate program at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. Ismaiel received their BA in studio art and philosophy from Hastings College in rural Nebraska. Their painting and research practice examines protection and queer futurity through processes of self-portraits and composite images; constructing effeminate, utopian environments.