jberger37@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

MFA Art, University of California, Irvine, CA

BFA Fine Art Media, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

BA Philosophy and Art History, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021     STRANGER FRIENDS, CMay Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)

2017     THE BLOB, Elephant, Los Angeles, CA

2016     HILLARY CLINTON AS A CHILD, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2014     YOU CAN LOOK (BUT YOU BETTER NOT TOUCH), University Art Gallery, UC Irvine

2013     I’m Glad My Dad is Tall (I’M NOT REALLY TALL; IT’S RELATIVE), ACT 2232, UC Irvine

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020     E-MOTIONØ SUPPORT GROUP, @artofthisworld__, online exhibition

2020     DOUBLE TAKE, CMay Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2020     US & THEM: HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS WITH THE NATURAL WORLD, Art By Queens, LA, CA

2020     2 DAY/$200 SHOW, LSH CoLab, Los Angeles, CA

 

2019     A STORE SHOW, ODD ARK•LA, Los Angeles, CA

2019     CO/LAB 4, Torrance Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2019     PSYCHENETICS: BEYOND THE GREAT FILTER , Elevator Mondays, Los Angeles, CA

 

2018     L.A. LOOKING (OR HOW TO ENGAGE YOUR STRANGER FRIENDS), Lava Projects, LA, CA

2108     PAIRINGS, Denk Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2017     MONSTER DRAWING RALLY, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

 

2016     HOLIDAY RAFFLE, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2106     FEMMES’ INTERNATIONAL VIDEO ART FESTIVAL, The Situation Room, Los Angeles, CA

 

2015     THE QUIET AFTER 10, curated by Emily O, Highland Park, Los Angeles, CA

2105     VIOLENCE, NUDES, AND GRANDMAS, The Situation Room, Los Angeles, CA

2105     INAUGURAL SCREENING, The Situation Room, Los Angeles, CA

 

2014     WRITTEN IN THE STARS, Antelope Valley College Art Gallery, Lancaster, CA

2104     ANOTHER CATS SHOW, 356 Mission, Los Angeles, CA

2104     MODERN ANIMALS #1, Stupid Pills at the Hyperion Tavern, Los Angeles, CA

2104     IDEAL TERRITORY, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2104     HIDDEN ART, Göta Channel, Linköping, Sweden

 

2013     CURRENTS 2013, El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

2103     2ND YEAR MFA EXHIBITION, Room Gallery, University of California, Irvine

 

2012     FINDING FAMILY, The Icon, Los Angeles, CA

2012     SUPERPOSITIONS, NEW WIGHT BIENNIAL, University of California, LA, CA

2012     CURRENTS 2012, El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

2012     S1 / SALON, S1 ARTSPACE, Sheffield, UK

2012     FAMILY FOOTAGE, Kvartinik 6480, Irvine, CA

 

2011     YOU FIRST, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

2011     THIS OLD HOUSE, 2989 N Victoria Drive, Alpine, CA

2011     CHAIN LETTER, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011     FESTIVAL MIDEN, Historic Centre of Kalamata, Amfias square, Greece

2011     CURRENTS 2011, El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

2011     HOT TOWN, 323 Projects, Los Angeles, CA

 

2010     HAPPY BIRTHDAY ROCHELE!, Control Room, Los Angeles, CA

2010     GETTY UNDERGROUND, Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2010     PRIVACY/PUBLICITY, Pieter PASD, Los Angeles, CA

2010     REGARDING MOVING MOVEMENTS, Compact Space Gallery, LA, CA

 

2009     ECHO N., ECHO V., Post Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

CURATORIAL

2015

VIOLENCE, NUDES, AND GRANDMAS, co-curated with Isabel Theselius, The Situation Room, LA, CA

 

PRESS AND PUBLICATIONS

2019

“Check Out Jenn Berger’s Artwork.” VoyageLA Staff, VoyageLA, February 18

 

2018

“Review:  Pairings plays matchmaker with six painters and six sculptors at Denk Gallery.” Christopher Knight, Los Angeles Times, September 3

 

2017         

“Datebook: Kerry James Marshall at MOCA, L.A. in ’92 and Mary Weatherford’s brilliant abstractions.” Carolina Miranda, Los Angeles Times, March 9

Web blog post. Shelly Holcomb, Alex Benzer, Curate LA, March 29

 

2016

“Animatronic Hillary Child-bot Terrorizes Local Family!” Doug Harvey, DOUGH ON THE GO!, October 22

 

2014

“356 Mission Just Became a Cat Lady. Good Show.” Keith Plocek. Glasstire. September 2

“Must See Show in Irvine – One Week Only!” Doug Harvey, DOUGH ON THE GO!, May 23

 

2013

“Electrons on parade: The new-media carnival of Currents 2013.” Michael Abatemarco, Pasatiempo, June 14

“New Media Festival Kicks Off.” Kathleen Roberts, Albuquerque Journal, June 14

Currents 2013: Santa Fe International New Media Festival June – 2013, catalogue, El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

 

2012

Finding Family, catalogue, The Icon, Los Angeles, CA

Superpositions, catalogue, The New Wight Biennial, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Currents 2012:  Santa Fe International New Media Festival June 22-July 8, catalogue, El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

S1/Salon 2012, program, S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK

 

2011

UFORA, catalogue, You First, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

Currents 2011:  Santa Fe International New Media Festival, June 10-19 2011, catalogue, El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM

 

2010

“Cheeta (2009) and The Orange Bathing Suit (2008), Directed by Jenn Berger.” Nico Machida, program, Privacy/Publicity, Pieter PASD, LA, CA

 

VISITING LECTURES

2020

Visiting Artist Program, Undergraduate Fine Art, Ryan Perez, Faculty, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

 

2017

Artist Lecture, Intermediate Drawing, Danny Escalante, Faculty, Citrus College, Glendora, CA

 

2015

Guest speaker, Art and Animals, Ciara Ennis, Director/Curator Pitzer Art Galleries, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA