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“Grief” by Julia Wickes


“Grief” by Julia Wickes

“There was a theatricality to it, our trying to be heroes in a play where heroism is in vain…”

–Derek Thompson, “The Secret Life of Grief” from The Atlantic

This painting is another in the series from Julia Wickes, our Heartland Now contributing artist.

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Julia Zollman Wickes is a painter of people–a Narrative and Figurative painter.  A native of southern Indiana, she graduated from Indiana University with a degree in Education in 1971 and graduated from Herron School of Art and Design–IUPUI with a degree in painting and minor in Art History in 2002.  Julia has been married to Jack Wickes for 44 years and they have 3 daughters and 6 grandchildren.  Wickes lives and works in downtown Indianapolis.  You may view her work at

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