Damon Locks is a Chicago-based visual artist, educator, vocalist/musician and the SPACE embedded artist at Sarah E. Goode STEM Academy. He teaches art with Prisons and Neighborhood Arts/Education Project at Stateville Correctional Center. He is a recipient of the Helen Coburn Meier and Tim Meier Achievement Award in the Arts as well as a 3Arts Awardee. He is a Soros Justice Media Fellow. Damon leads the group Black Monument Ensemble and is a founding member of the group The Eternals. He is also the primary vocalist in Rob Mazurek’s Exploding Star Orchestra.