Jill Baker Gower

Sewell, NJ

Jill Baker Gower is an artist, metalsmith, and educator who resides in southern New Jersey where she is an Associate Professor of Art at Rowan University. She is originally from the Chicago area, received her BS in Art Education from the University of Wisconsin - Madison, and her MFA in Metals from Arizona State University. Jill’s work has been in many juried and curated exhibitions nationwide and has been published in Metalsmith magazine, 500 Enameled Objects and the forthcoming book CAST. Jill is a former resident artist of Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, TN. In 2015 Jill was a recipient of the New Jersey State Council on the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship. Jill has most recently exhibited her work in a solo exhibition entitled Dermal at Heidi Lowe Gallery in Rehoboth, DE and was interviewed by the Art Jewelry Forum for an online interview about the exhibition.