Jeff Broekhoven (b. 1981) received his BArch and a BA in drawing and photography from Drury University in 2004, and practiced architecture in Chicago, IL and Springfield, MO from 2005-20 11. In 2013 he received his MA and MFA in painting from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. His work has shown extensively throughout Springfield including the 2010 MOAK 4-State Regional Exhibition, Springfield, MO. Other notable exhibitions include Bookless (2012) and Stacked (2013), both major public fundraisers for Madison Public Libraries, Madison, WI. Most recently, his work was published in the MFA annual issue of New American Paintings, a nationwide juried exhibition-in-print.