Jenn Cooper * CV

EDUCATION

 

2014

MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Sculpture

Chicago, IL

Eldon Danhausen Fellow, Dean Scholar, Edes Prize Nominee

 

2004

BA, Knox College, Studio Art with Honors

Galesburg, IL

Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa Society Member

 

2000

Valedictorian, Scottsbluff Senior High School

Scottsbluff, NE

National Honors Society, Key Club District Secretary

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

Post Eclipse: Sonic Labs & Frequency Workouts, JCSpaceRadio

West Nebraska Arts Center

Scottsbluff, NE

 

2015

Event Horizon

Gallery Pink

Oak Park, IL

 

2013

Mediated Interdisciplinary Collective Algorithm

8550 Ohio

Chesterhill, OH

 

2004

Silent Scream

Knox College

Galesburg, IL

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

Ritual Through Diaspora, JCSpaceRadio

2nd Floor Rear

Chicago, IL

 

2016

Which Phoenix? >< In/habit

Trumbullplex

Detroit, MI

 

Dialogue Chicago: 12

Evanston Art Center

Evanston, IL

 

2014

Triumvirate

Sullivan Galleries

Chicago, IL

School of the Art Institute MFA exhibition

 

2013

Art and Technology Department Accreditation Exhibition

Chicago, IL

School of the Art Institute

 

2012

Basement Dwellers

School of the Art Institute

Chicago, IL

 

2010

New Noyes

Noyes Cultural Arts Center

Evanston, IL

 

Alumni Art Exhibition

Knox College

Galesburg, IL

 

2007

Jump Start Art

Brickton Art Center

Park Ridge, IL

 

2006

Visceral Mappings: Transdisporic Art Practices

Saint Charles, IL

Dellora A. Norris Cultural Arts Center

 

Making It

Mess Hall

Chicago, IL

 

Illegitimate Art Festival

Chicago Arts Program

Chicago, IL

 

Residuum

Fraction Workspace

Chicago, IL

 

2005

Experiment 400/5

UIC Gallery 400

Chicago, IL

 

Polaris, The Fluxcore Winter Show

Aguirre-Duron Gallery

Chicago, IL

SELECTED AWARDS

 

2017

DCASE Grant for JCSpaceRadio

Chicago, IL

2015

Stonehouse Farm Artist in Residence

Paw Paw, IL

2011

Round 6 Installation Showcase Winner

artslant.com

Round 5 Installation Showcase Winner

2006

Community Arts Assistance Program Grant

Chicago, IL

 

2004

Richter Grant

Galesburg, IL

 

2003

Isaac O. Peterson Studio Award

Galesburg, IL

BIO BRIEF

Jenn Cooper (b.1981) is a Chicago based artist, entrepreneur, and citizen scientist. They have a live/work studio in Humboldt Park. They were SAIC’s 2014 Eldon Danhausen Scholar. Jenn’s passion for universal exploration and advancement within visual arts have been lifelong pursuits.  

 

Cooper has exhibited at Newfields (Indianapolis, IN), Trumbullplex (Detroit, MI), Evanston Art Center (Evanston, IL), and Gallery Pink (Oak Park, IL). They are an artist in residence at Louder House, Chicago, IL.

 

A life-long passion for physics and space travel have shaped intellectual engagement and inquiry. Aesthetic engagements are produced through the lens of Object Oriented Ontology (OOO).  Tom Sachs, Timothy Morton, Mark Rothko, Sarah Sze and Delia Ann Derbyshire are a few among many artistic influences.

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