SAMANTHA BITTMAN (American, b. 1982) lives and works in Chicago, IL. Bittman received a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2004 and her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2010. She also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2011. Recent solo exhibitions include the Museum of Arts & Design (New York, NY), Ronchini (London, UK), Morgan Lehman Gallery (New York, NY), David B. Smith Gallery (Denver, CO), Andrew Rafacz Gallery (Chicago, IL), Guerrero Gallery (San Francisco, CA), and Longhouse Projects (New York, NY). Group exhibitions include Steve Turner (Los Angeles, CA), Joshua Liner Gallery (New York, NY), COUNTY Gallery (Palm Beach, FL), Shane Campbell Gallery (Chicago, IL), and Tracy Williams Ltd. (New York, NY). She is a recipient of the 2016 Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program award.