Jackie Milad received her BFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Boston, MA, and her MFA from Towson University, Towson, MD. Her work has been included in solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally. Select exhibitions include The Baltimore Museum of Art, The Walters Art Museum, and Loyola University in Baltimore, MD; Harvey B. Gantt Center, Charlotte, NC; Arthur Ross Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; Museo de Arte de Mazatlan, Mazatlan, MX; and Sala de Arte Joven / Instituto Sinaloense de Cultura, Culiacan, MX. Milad is a multi-year recipient of the Individual Artist Grant from Maryland State Arts Council. In 2019 she was named a Janet & Walter Sondheim Prize Finalist and a Robert W. Deutsch Foundation Ruby Grantee. Her work is in the public collections of GLB Memorial Foundation Collection, The Sheridan Libraries at Johns Hopkins University, and Facebook, Inc. Milad lives and works in Baltimore, MD.