Holly Murkerson (b. 1982) lives in Chicago, Illinois. She is a Co-Director of the artist-run gallery, Adds Donna. Murkerson received her MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Past exhibitions include Comfort Station, Chicago; Rainbo Club, Chicago; Heaven Gallery, Chicago; Apparatus Projects, Chicago; Rockford University Art Gallery, Rockford, IL; Roots & Culture, Chicago; Julius Caesar, Chicago; Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago; Neiman Gallery at Columbia University, New York. She has been a resident at the Vermont Studio Center, The Ragdale Foundation, and Oxbow School of Art, as well as the recipient of grants from The Illinois Art Council and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs.