Sooltan Madsen (b. Sun Valley, Idaho) will receive a B.F.A. in painting from The Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA in 2022. She has exhibited her work in solo and group exhibitions across the United States including galleries in Savannah, Chicago, Laguna Beach, Long Island, and San Diego. Madsen makes colorful portraits surrounding LGBT and western identity. She has also been a burlesque performer in Savannah for the last three years, and has performed in three states. Madsen received an honorable mention award from the Art League of Long Island. She has three upcoming exhibitions that will run simultaneously, Proud to Be Seen in Tubac, AZ, SCAD Painting Senior Showcase in Savannah, GA, and Proud+ in San Diego, CA. She is currently living and working in Savannah, GA.