JENNIFER WEBSTER

B. 1971 Chicago, Il

Lives and works in Chicago / Union Pier, MI 

EDUCATION

Masters of Fine Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2018

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Graphic Design, Minor in Art History, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2009    

HGK Hochschule Für Gestaltung und Kunst, Luzern, Switzerland, 2008    

Rome Summer Program in Studio Arts and Art History, "Site-ing the Wall", University of Illinois Chicago, 1997

Studio Arts - Painting, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1991-95 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011    Lipman Hearne, Chicago, IL

2011    Cliff Dwellers Club, Chicago, IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

As We Recompose, MFA Thesis Show, Gallery 400, 2018

Open Studio, Great Space, University of Illinois at Chicago, Curated by January Parkos Arnall, 2018

Open Studio, Great Space, University of Illinois at Chicago, Curated by Michael Darling, 2017   

The Art of Design, Susan Fredman Design Group, Chicago, IL, 2013    

Botanic/Organic, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL, 2012    

AIR Artist's in Residency Show, The Cliff Dwellers Club, Chicago, IL, 2004

27th Annual Alice and Arthur Baer Art Exhibition, Beverly Arts Club, Chicago, IL, 2003

On Your Mark 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1998    

Converging Boundaries, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL, 1997

Site-ing The Wall, University of Washington Residency Studio, Palazzo Pio, Rome Italy, 1997    

On-Longing, Chastain-Zollinger, Chicago, IL, 1996    

Blurred Boundaries, Evie Camp Loft, Chicago, IL, 1995    

Benefit for Harbor Home, Cairo, Chicago, IL, 1993    

Re-Meaning, New Works Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1992    

RESIDENCIES

2004   AIR, The Cliff Dwellers Club, Chicago, IL

AWARDS & HONORS

UIC Art Department Scholarship 2016-18

UIC Faculty Selection for Graphic Design in Luzern Switzerland Program, HGK Hochschule fur Gestaltung und Kunst, Luzern, CH, 2007

27th Annual Alice and Arthur Baer Competition Exhibition monetary award, 2003    

Koppe Family Memorial Scholarship for Studio Artist, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1993    

Koppe Family Memorial Prize for Studio Artist, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1993    

ARTS EMPLOYMENT

Instructor, Teaching Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2017 - 2018

Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2017