Janelle O’Malley is an interdisciplinary artist working in sculpture and painting. They received their Bachelors of Fine Art concentrating in Painting from Northern Illinois University in 2012. After working in non profit art education Janelle returned to Northern Illinois University to pursue dual Masters; M.S. in Art and Design Education (2022) and an M.F.A concentrating in Sculpture (2024). Their work has been recently shown at Wright Museum Beloit, WI; Residency Project Pasadena, CA; Franconia Sculpture Park Minneapolis, MN; Freeport Art Museum Freeport, IL; NIU Art Museum Dekalb, IL; and Public Space One Iowa City, IA. Janelle currently resides in Northern Illinois.