Kristen Cooper is a conceptual artist whose work has been exhibited internationally. She has traveled extensively; collaborating with artists and co-curating exhibitions. Kristen received a B.F.A. from the Maryland Institute, College of Art and a M.F.A. from the Dutch Art Institute, in the Netherlands. She is the Artist in Residency Program Director at MING Studios, Contemporary Art Center & International Artist Residency Program, located in Boise, ID, USA.