Pope’s work explores the notion of ecstatic quietude and wonder as found in Nature during the present Age of the Anthropocene and the evolution into the Posthuman. She has a background in wandering, wondering, collecting, making, destroying, and re-making. She earned a BA in Fine Art from Berry College, MA in Art History from the University of Kentucky, and MFA in Studio Art from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She has shown her artwork nationally and internationally including venues such as the Mint Museum Uptown, North Carolina Botanical Garden, and the Ionion Center for Arts and Culture, Kefalonia Island, Greece. She is currently Assistant Art Professor and Art Program Coordinator at Lenoir-Rhyne University.