Jenifer Kent

News

March 2017

February 2017

  • I've just returned from NYC for the Annual College Art Association conference and lots of art viewing!
  • As part of my Parent Artist Residency Award at Kala, I have been learning photopolymer platemaking for letterpress - exciting!

November 2016

  • I will be exhibiting several pieces from my Duration series of works on paper at the Shibumi Gallery in Berkeley through December.
  • Two of my drawings are included in the current issue of the West Marin Review, Volume #7.
  • My large drawing Velocity II is currently hanging in the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art as part of their Pairings Exhibition. Guest curated by Jennifer Bethke. There will be several special events associated with the show including wine tastings, music, and food pairings.

October 2016

April 2016

  • I will have a large drawing available at KALA Art Institute in Berkeley for their Auction. Check it out and support a wonderful local arts organization!
     
  • I will have 2 small drawings hanging in this year's San Francisco Decorator Showcase c/o Dolby Chadwick Gallery, and benefitting the scholarship fund at SF University High School.

December 2015

  • I have work in the show Lightning Strikes/18 poets. 18 artists. at Dolby Chadwick Gallery in San Francisco until January 30th. For this incredible exhibition, each artist was paired with a poet; the results are quite beautiful. Click to read the reviews in Square Cylinder and also Widewalls. There is also a beautiful cloth-bound catalog for the show, and all proceeds go to support the MFA writing program at St. Mary's College. Please see the exhibition if you have a chance.

October 2015

  • I will have work included in the Marin MOCA Juried Drawing Exhbition, juried by Jack Fischer, opening on November 7th.
  • I have 9 pieces included in an exhibition at Kala Art Institute called On View: New Works from Kala running from October 22 through December 5.

September 2015

August 2015

  • The Shape of Time: Sculpture and Drawings from Edwin Hamilton & Jenifer Kent at The Alley Gallery in Sonoma 

June 2015

  • I'm so excited to be featured on artist Elise Morris' blog The Studio Work. She came to my studio to interview me, and you can read all about my work as well as the other incredible artists she has visited. Many thanks to Elise for this experience!

May 2015

  • My solo show entitled Hyperspace opens July 9th at Dolby Chadwick Gallery in San Francisco. Opening Reception Thursday, July 9, 5:30-7:30. The show runs until August 29, 2015. Click on the link for more info and preview images. The show was reviewed by Widewalls and the SF Chronicle.

January 2015

  • My work has been selected for inclusion in the Drawing Discourse: Contemporary Drawing Exhibition at UNC Asheville. A catalogue will be published as well.

February 2015

  • It was an honor to be invited by artist/instructor Ajean Ryan to Colorado State University to juror the exhibition, lecture about my work, and conduct guest critiques.

September 2014

  • I'm currently curating a show for Colorado State University called  "Observations & Collections". Call for entries is listed at CAA if you are interested in submitting work.

August 2014

  • I'm currently working on pieces to be included in the upcoming Art Silicon Valley/San Francisco Art Fair in October.

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

  • Moments of Mindfulness, a beautiful gift book that I've illustrated with Zen quotations from Thich Nhat Hanh is now available at Parallax Press, Indiebound and Amazon.

May 2013

  • My work will be included in the Dolby Chadwick Gallery booth at artMRKT Art Fair this year. Here is more info about how to get tickets.
     
  • My name is mentioned in this article on the 2013 SF Decorator Showcase. One of my drawings is displayed along with Ann Weber's sculptures in the living room designed by Heather Hilliard. Here is a great picture of the room.

March 2013

  • My drawings will be featured in a new book by Thich Nhat Hanh called "Moments of Mindfulness". It is due out from Parallax Press in the fall.

 

To see what I'm up to on Instagram....check out my feed @jeniferkent. I often post images of works in progress, and installed artworks.

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