Jennifer Polillo

Jennifer Polillo is a professional artist, art educator, and former Director of Education at The Delaware Contemporary. She earned a certificate in painting from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) and a BFA from the University of Pennsylvania. Jen has been a teaching artist for 20 years and continues her artistic practice through commissioned work as well as local and international artist residencies. Jen has won awards for both her painting and photography.

Jen’s mission is to share her enthusiasm and conviction for the arts in innovative and collaborative ways. She believes that the arts are fundamental to the holistic individual and society. The arts can be a powerful vehicle to uplift, unite, create change, and heal. Jen relishes in any opportunity to ignite the creative spark, and help people to recognise and utilise the motivating and restorative power of the arts. 

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