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JEHRA PATRICK is a Minneapolis-based visual artist, writer, arts administrator and programmer. Jehra is Project Coordinator for mnartists.org, where she supports Minnesota’s art community through on-line resources and offline programs and partnerships, including Community Supported Art (CSA) with Springboard for the Arts, After School Specials with Soo Visual Art Center, the McKnight Artist Fellowships for Photographers, and programming in collaboration with the Walker Art Center, including Drawing Club, mnartists.marketplace and Artist-Designed Mini Golf. As a visual artist, Jehra explores art-institutional and art-historical tableaux through painting and photography. She has had recent exhibitions at the Harcourt House Artist Run Centre (Edmonton, AB), Rochester Art Center (Rochester, MN), Soo Visual Art Center (Minneapolis, MN) and the Minneapolis College of Art and Design (Minneapolis, MN). She was a 2013 recipient of an Artist Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board and was a 2011-2012 recipient of the Jerome Foundation Fellowship for Emerging Artists.