Jason Milburn was born and raised in Northeast Ohio and currently lives and works in Kent, OH. He graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Art in 2003 with a BFA in Drawing and Printmaking and went on to get his MFA in Painting and Drawing from Kent State University in 2017. He was awarded an Individual Excellence Award by the Ohio Arts Council and was an Ohio Arts Council summer fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, MA in 2015. He has been exhibited regionally and nationally since 2013 and has work in the permanent collection of Metro Health Hospital, the Dalad Group, as well as several private collections. His work is figure and narrative based, featuring ambiguous, existential situations that combine drawing, collage and print techniques, usually on paper.