Tracie Fracasso was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. Fracasso received her BFA at Rutgers, Newark College of Arts and Science where she studied painting and sculpture. She received MFA in studio art from Montclair State University. She has participated in exhibitions throughout the United States, including the Amos Eno Gallery and the Annex, Chelsea (New York), the George Segal Gallery and Arts Guild of New Jersey (New Jersey), the Main Line Arts Center (Pennsylvania) and the Block Gallery (North Carolina). She has been awarded “Best in Show, Mixed Media” by the LCAA (2013), which was juried by Eve Ingalls; the 2005 “Senior Award for Creative Achievement” from Rutgers NCAS and a 2005 Feldman Scholarship. The focus of Fracasso’s recent work is contemporary political/social issues. To contact her e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please visit her website at www.traciefracasso.com.