Born in the Midwest, Visual Artist Hilary Lorenz uses wilderness hiking and endurance running to investigate ritual and rhythm that test physical and psychic boundaries as the interplay for her works on paper. Lorenz has been awarded grants and fellowships from the Fulbright Foundation; the NEA-MidAtlantic Foundation; the Frans MasereelCentrum, Belgium; the Miskolc Museum of Contemporary Art, Hungary; and the Lower East Side Printshop, New York. She has had recent exhibitions at SafeTGallery, Brooklyn; Santa Fe Art Institute, New Mexico; Taiwan Museum of Art; and Hunterdon Museum of Art, New Jersey. Lorenz has received residencies at the C-Scape Winter Residency, Provincetown; Santa Fe Art Institute, New Mexico; The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Ox-Bow; and Manhattan Graphics and Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, New York. Her artwork has been reviewed in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Art in America, and Art on Paper. Lorenz received her MFA from theUniversity of Iowa in printmaking and multimedia.