Jennie C. Jones in Conversation with Gary Carrion-Murayari

Thursday, Apr 29, 2021 at 2:00pm

New York, NY 10001

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Join us for a conversation with artist Jennie C. Jones in dialogue with Gary Carrion-Murayari, Kraus Family Curator at the New Museum.

In conjunction with the exhibition “Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America,” the New Museum is honored to host this conversation series and highlight the practices of artists participating in this exhibition.

Jennie C. Jones (b. 1968, Cincinnati, Ohio) lives and works in Hudson, NY. She received a Master of Fine Arts in 1996 from Rutgers University’s Mason Gross School of the Arts and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1991 with Fellowship from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, as well as Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Among her numerous awards, Jones is 2016 recipient of the Robert Rauschenberg Award presented by the Foundation for Contemporary Art, a Joan Mitchel Award in 2013, and The Studio Museum in Harlem’s Joyce Alexander Wein Prize in 2012.

Jones’ work has been exhibited at major national and international art institutions including solo presentations at Prospect 5, New Orleans (2021); Arts Club of Chicago (2020); Clark Art Institute (2020); Phillip Johnson Glass House, New Canon, CT (2018); Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston (2015); Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C. (2013); and The Kitchen, New York, NY (2011), among many others. She is in the permanent collections of the Guggenheim Museum, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, Smithsonian Institute’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Studio Museum in Harlem, and many others.

This program will be presented via Zoom, register for this online program here.

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