studied art at the University of Iowa. His work has been exhibited nationally, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY; Above Midtown Gallery, NY; N.A.M.E. Gallery, CI; and The Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, NY. Jemisin has been a visiting artist at the University of Iowa and the Art Institute of Chicago, among others. Jemisin's artistic style has incorporated realist approaches and themes of nature as well as the freehand style he observed in use by children.