Tori Tinsley (b. 1980) received her BFA from the University of Michigan School of Art & Design, her MAAT from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and her MFA from Georgia State University. Tori is a recipient of a 2016 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant, a 2016 City of Atlanta Emerging Artist Award, a City of Atlanta Artist Project Grant, and a 2015 Idea Capital Grant. She is also a 2016-17 Wathall Fellow and a founding member of Atlanta-based Day & Night Projects and Doppler Projects. Tori is currently represented by Hathaway Gallery in Atlanta, GA.