Molly Yergens is an artist, designer, and an educator. She was born in Fargo, North Dakota. An early interest in architecture, drawing and photography led her to the Rhode Island School of Design where she received her BFA in painting in 2004. Molly completed her Art Education credentials in 2006 and has worked as a visual arts instructor for 14 years. Molly investigates place and the nature of spatial experience through painting, but also enjoys working in film, animation, and collage. Molly loves to travel and often incorporates painting and drawing into her adventures. She completed her MFA through Lesley University College of Art and Design in 2013. Molly currently lives and works in Sao Paulo, Brazil and teaches art at Avenues: The World School.