Studio Portrait with Miwa
Courtesy of The Wassaic Project


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Madeleine Conover is a Chinese American adoptee and artist.  Her images and sculptures, explore her ideas of Asian American diaspora in relation to her adoption due to China’s former one-child policy. Her recent work focuses on the subsequent discovery of her biological family and building community.

Conover was raised in Washington, DC by a single mother.  She received an MFA in Printmaking from the Tyler School of Art & Architecture and a BA in Studio Art and Sustainable Food & Farming from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  Her work has been included in solo and group exhibitions in Philadelphia, Western Massachusetts, New York City, and the Bay Area.  She has participated in artist residency programs at Ceramics SchoolDirectangle Press, Pyramid Atlantic Art Institute, Second State Press, Kala Art Institute, and Wassaic Project

She is based in Philadelphia where she currently teaches printmaking and ceramics classes and does freelance illustration projects.  She recently started her own small risograph publishing press, Mad Dog Studio.

For general questions or inquiries, please contact - conovermadeleine@gmail.com