Helen Gratch

Evanston, IL

BFA Class of 2019

Where did you train?

I studied at Ruth Page and The Chicago Academy for the Arts.

What inspires you?

Summers in Montana at my family’s cabin inspire me most.

Describe yourself in three words.

Playful, adventurous and creative.

Tell us a fun fact about you.

When I was five, I was champion mutton buster at a rodeo in Eureka, Montana.

What does it mean to be a part of USC Kaufman’s inaugural class?

I feel like a true pioneer.