About Julie Jilek

Julie Jilek is an award-winning, world traveling, freelance artist based out of Wisconsin.  Following the completion of her Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Julie has evolved into a multi-disciplinary studio artist, muralist, and street painter. 

Her work is represented in pubic and private collections across the country. National print publications include: American Artist - Drawing Magazine, Southwest Art Magazine, and Strokes of Genius: The Best of Drawing. Notable projects include Art for the Arts (2016), Wisconsin State Park Plein Air Painting Project (2010-2012), collaborative mural projects Beyond Gotham and Frozen at Minnesota’s Largest Candy Store in Jordan, MN, as well as recent album artwork for acclaimed musicians Peter Mulvey (2017), Dave Steffens (2015) and Ume (2018). Recent street painting highlights include Marietta’s Chalktoberfest (GA), Chalkfest at Arbor Lakes (MN), and Eureka Springs’s May Festival of the Arts (AR).

Keep your eyes peeled this Fall (2019) when Julie and her drawings makes their cable television debut in several episodes of the Travel Channel’s, The Dead Files.

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