Rachel Henriques was a first time exhibitor at the National Gallery of Jamaica in the Jamaica Biennial 2017. She was born in 1970, Kingston, Jamaica. She holds a BFA in Painting/Printmaking from the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, graduating Cum Laude in 1991. She has participated in several exhibitions overseas, more recently in the 7th All Media Juried Biennial, Hollywood, Florida (2015). Her screen prints and lithographs juxtapose photo-based images and graphic elements, to explore subjects associated with Jamaican social history, popular culture and post-colonialism. Henriques is currently based in Florida, USA.