jennawestra@gmail.com

Studio:
25 Park Place, Fl. 3
NYC 10007

 

 

Selected Exhibitions

2018  Title TBD, fourseasonsberlin, Berlin, Germany (solo, June 21)

2018   Title TBD, Lubov, New York, NY (solo, March 24 - May 6)

2018   NADA New York with Hassla (March 8 - 11) 

2017   for views, Phoebe d'Heurle, Johanna Jaeger, Sara Murphy, Jenna Westra, 25 Park Place, Fl. 3, New York, NY

2017   Not Right, benefit auction for the Southern Poverty Law Center, 1040 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, NY

2017   Static Movement Sundown, Thomas Hunter Project Space, New York, NY (solo)

2017   Underdonk Selects, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY 

2016   As the Crow FliesHercules, New York, Curated by Andrea Woodner, New York

2015   Underdonk Selects, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY

2015   Photisms, TSA Los AngelesCurated by Ashley Garrett & Sharon Madanes

2015   All Visual, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA, Curated by Trevor Powers

2015   Right of Window with Sophie Grant, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY, Organized by Laura Frantz

2015   MFA Thesis Exhibition, 205 Hudson Gallery, New York

2014   Manual, Silver Projects, Brooklyn, NY (solo)

2013   War Against Magic, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MACurated by Stephanie Dvareckas

 

 

Film Screenings

2018   Static Movement Sundown, NewFilmmakers Short Film Program, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY (March 21) 

2017   Cue Mark, Hercules, New York, NY

2017  Cue Mark, Lubov, New York, NY

 

 

Curatorial Projects

2017   Cue Mark

16mm & 8mm films by Stephanie Barber, Laura Bartczak, Lucy Kerr, Janis Crystal Lipzin, Ellie Parker, Aglaia Konrad, and Jenna Westra

Lubov, NYC

2016   Open. Wide. Sparagmos

Yevgeniya Baras, Dru Donovan, Sean Donovan, Merritt Johnson, Kristy Luck, Troy Michie, Jakub Milčák, Hannah Plotke, Megan Plunkett, Donald Varnell, William Villalongo, and Brian Wondergem 

Hercules, NYC

 

 

Bibliography

Camera Austria, Forum, No. 137, March 2017

Anyonegirl, August 30, 2016

The New York Times, May 30, 2016

Nicotine Magazine, Issue 15, April 2016

Bomb Magazine, June 26, 2015

Reach Out and Touch Someone, Katie Schwab, Published by The Artist's Institute, 2014

Papersafe 01: Sage, Published by Catlabs, 2014

"8 Art Events In and Around Bushwick", Allison Galgiani, Bushwick Daily, October 2, 2014

"Contemplating, Collaborating", Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, August 27, 2013

 

 

Honors, Awards, Etcetera

2017   Foam Paul Huf Award (shortlist)

2016-2018   Artist in Residence, Hercules Art Studio Program

2016   Artist Lecture, Freiburg School of Art, Design and Popular Music

2014   Photography at the Bauhaus, Weimar Republic and USSR, Lecture, Hunter College

2014   Marian Netter Award, Hunter College

 

Education

M.F.A., Hunter College, 2015 

B.A., California State University, Northridge, 2009