Biography

Krista Narciso is an Iowa City-based emerging artist working across the media of printmaking, drawing, and book arts. She is a recipient of the Iowa Arts Fellowship and is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Iowa Center for the Book. Narciso earned her BFA in Printmaking from the Hartford Art School, where she received the Barbara Podorowsky Memorial Award. In 2013 she was awarded the Bernard Vinick International Endowed Scholarship and traveled to Cortona, Italy to study papermaking and book arts. Narciso’s work has been included in exhibitions throughout the United States and internationally in Northern Ireland, Egypt, Italy, and Japan. Her work is held in collections in the United States, Germany, Egypt, and Italy.