Emma Hixson is a fifth year visual art and illustration double major at the University of Kansas, and she will be graduating in the Spring of 2022. She is the current president of KU Painting Club. Emma recently had solo shows at the Kansas Union Gallery in Lawrence, KS and The Jonas Gallery in Colby, KS. She has received the Julie Carden & Vicki Yount Scholarship in 2019, the Letha Churchill Walker Art Scholarship in 2019 and the Doris Carry Scholarship in 2020. She received the Anderson Ranch Scholarship and will be taking a painting workshop there in the Summer of 2022. Emma enjoys taking care of her houseplants and cats, going on runs with her mom, and cooking for her friends.