b. Boston, Massachusetts 1990- lives and works in Chicago, Illinois


2013 Massachusetts College of Art and Design BFA ( Painting and Art History )


Exhibitions : ( *** Indicates a solo or two person )

2018      Winter Romance, Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago IL

2017      Blanket Statements, The Orange Box Gallery, California College of the Arts,

              San Fransisco, CA

2017      Spoiled Beauty , Rover Gallery, Chicago IL 

2017     Desperate and Divine, Baby Blue gallery, Chicago IL ***

2017     How Soon is Now?, The Neon Heater, Findlay OH***

2017     Post-Control, Friendzone, Chicago IL***

2016      New Works ( A pop up ) , In House/Candor Arts, Chicago IL***

2015     Installation, F.A.M. Food, Art, Music, Autotelic West, Chicago IL***

2015     Yes, and: Collaborative installation, The Kitchen Space, Chicago IL

2014     Observable Methods: Collaborative installation with Traci Fowler, ArtBox, Chicago IL ***

2014      Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival, Pop up gallery , Chicago IL

2013     Mission Hill Collective group show, Boston Public Library , Boston MA

2013     Art History All Show, Arnheim Gallery, Boston MA

2013     Mass. Eye and Ear Opening, Mass. Eye and Ear Surgical Center,  Boston MA

2012     Pigment Pantry, Godine Gallery, Boston MA

2012    New England Baptist Exhibition, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston MA

2012    Painting All Show, Mass. College of Art President’s Gallery, Boston MA

2012   Art History School Show, Arnheim Gallery, Boston MA

2011   The White Road: Journey through the Maya Culture, Student Life Gallery, Boston MA

Awards and Recognition:

2013   Professor Virginia Allen Art History Award, Mass.College of Art, Boston MA
2011    David Berger Memorial Award for Painting, Mass.College of Art, Boston MA
2011    Academic Honors in Painting, Mass. College of Art, Boston MA
2010    Travel Scholarship to Antigua Guatemala, Mass.College of Art, Boston MA

2015    Starry Night Artist Residency, Truth or Consequences, NM



2017   Nicole Lane, “Nicole Lane Interviews Kailyn Perry,” Vagabond City Issue #24 (online) (October)

2017    Kailyn Perry & Friendzone, "Post-Control: Painting in the Age of Social Media" Friendzone Gallery Blog (online) (April)


Visiting Artist Lectures/Panels/Critiques:

2017     Guest Lecturer: Art Now Seminar for Bluffton University, Chicago IL, November 6th