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Jake Saunders was born in Muncie, IN in 1984. He grew up in largely rural areas around Indiana in a blue collar family with lots of cats. He earned his BFA and MA in printmaking from Ball State University where he was greatly inspired and fell in love with drawing and printmaking while under the tutelage of David B. and Sarojini Johnson. In 2009, Jake earned his MFA in Studio Art from the University of Connecticut. Currently, Jake resides and works in the Ukrainian Village neighborhood in Chicago. Jake has shown nationally and internationally and his work is in the collections of Ball State University, the William Benton Museum of Art as well as private collections.