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Jennifer J Lee - Nowhere

  • Pressure Club 711 West Thompson Street Philadelphia, PA 19122 United States (map)

Statement about "NOWHERE"

Jennifer J Lee is an artist based in Brooklyn working primarily in paint and drawing. She considers herself to be an observational internet painter, mining images from various websites, google image searches, books and other miscellaneous image sources. The pictures she uses to paint from are intuitively culled but loosely chosen for their strange connotations. Lee’s paintings and drawings endeavor to transform these images into something more corporeal. Calling attention to something that might be missed from an ordinariness of an image. 

Lee published two new etchings with Pressure Club as a part of this exhibition. 



Artist Bio

Jennifer J Lee is a Brooklyn based artist from Pittsburgh, PA. She holds a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University and an MFA in painting from the Rhode Island School of Design 2010. She has studied at École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris France and has attended Skowegan School of painting and sculpture in the summer of 2009. Lee has exhibited at Sardine Gallery, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Central Park Gallery (LA), Underdonk Gallery, Canada, and the Mattress Factory. Her other projects include Sister, a curatorial platform and guest editor at Black Cat journal.



For more about Jennifer J. Lee: http://jjlee.org/

Earlier Event: November 16
Becky Suss/Wharton Esherick
Later Event: November 17
Talk: White Constructions