* 1986 in Grand Rapids, MI
Lives and works in New York
2015 M.F.A., Hunter College
2010 B.A., California State University, Northridge
2018 Tethering, fourseasonsberlin, Berlin, Germany
2018 Parts of Some Quartet, Fruits, Lubov, New York, NY
2014 Manual, Silver Projects, Brooklyn, NY
2018 NADA New York with Hassla
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
2017 Underdonk Selects, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY
2016 As the Crow Flies, Hercules, New York, Curated by Andrea Woodner, New York
2015 Underdonk Selects, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Photisms, TSA Los Angeles, Curated 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
2013 War Against Magic, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA, Curated by Stephanie Dvareckas
2018 Static Movement Sundown, Anthology Film Archives, New York, NY
2017 Cue Mark, Hercules, New York, NY
2017 Cue Mark, Lubov, New York, NY
2017 Cue Mark
16mm & 8mm films by Stephanie Barber, Laura Bartczak, Lucy Kerr, Janis Crystal Lipzin, Ellie Parker, Aglaia Konrad, and Jenna Westra
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
Publications and Artist Books
Westra, Jenna. Atlas, New York: Hassla, 2018.
Schwab, Katie. Reach Out and Touch Someone, New York: The Artist's Institute, 2014.
Powers, Trevor (ed.). Papersafe 01: Sage, Boston: Catlabs, 2014.
"Goings On About Town". The New Yorker, May 14, 2018.
Farago, Jason. "10 Galleries to Visit Now Around SoHo and TriBeCa". New York Times, April 25, 2018.
Carona, Sarah. "New Photography: Jenna Westra". Wall Street International Magazine, April 16, 2018.
Graves, Cassidy Dawn. "Choreographed Photos, Experiments in Light...". Bedford + Bowery, March 19, 2018.
Heinrich, Will. “The Don’t-Misses at Independent and NADA”. New York Times, March 8, 2018.
Durón, Maximilíano, “Preview NADA New York 2018”. ArtNews, March 7, 2018.
Weier, Sabine. “Forum”. Camera Austria, No. 137, March 2017.
Chaban, Matt A.V.. “Making Space for Manhattan Artists”. New York Times, May 30, 2016.
McQuaid, Cate. “Contemplating, Collaborating”. Boston Globe, August 27, 2013.