Jess Bass uses play as both a process and aesthetic to create mimetic installations and performances. Her work has been exhibited at the Arts Club of Chicago (2023), Chicago Public Library (2023), Hyde Park Art Center (2023), The Franklin (2023), Mayfield (2023), Comfort Station (2023, 2020), SPRING/BREAK Art Show (2022, 2020), PLAY/GROUND (2022), Terrain Biennial (2021), SITE Gallery (2020), and Detroit Art Week (2019); and featured in The New York Times, Hyperallergic, ArtNews, PASTE, Fader and MTV. Bass holds an MFA in Sculpture from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

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