JESSICA DEMCSAK

                                                                                      jessicademcsak@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION               University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

                                    MFA Painting 2004

                                    Kean University, Union, NJ

                                    MA Art Education 2001

                                    Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of the Arts New Brunswick, NJ

                                    BFA Painting 1999

 

    SOLO                     2013    Suspension of Time, International House, Philadelphia, PA

EXHIBITIONS           2006    Intimate Spaces, Philadelphia Art Alliance, PA

            Jessica Demcsak, Domo Gallery, Summit, NJ

 

    GROUP

EXHIBITIONS            2018 Wonder Women Eye 11 of the Storm, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

2017 Dunya, Alhamra Art Center, Bernardsville, NJ

7 Artists 7 Teachers, farmstead Arts Center, Basking Ridge, NJ

2016   A Dark Wood, Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ

                                                Wood Works, Speakeasy Gallery, Boonton, NJ

                                                Heart Wood, Hamilton Street Gallery, Bound Brook, NJ

                                   2015     Nature, Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ

2014   Making It, Hamilton & Arronson galleries, University of the Arts Philadelphia, PA

                                               Within the Foreground, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia

                         2014 Juried Exhibition, The Center For Contemporary Art Bedminster , NJ

                                    2011    Sundance Channel, New York City, NY

                                    2009    New Jersey Green, Arts Council of the Morris Area, NJ

                                    2008   SPRAWL, Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ & Ramapo College of New jersey

              Landscape on the Edge, Art Trust Gallery, West Chester, PA

2007    Mini Mania II, The Arts Guild of Rahway, Rahway, NJ

2006   Metro 24, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ

             Endings & Beginnings, Rock Paper Scissors Gallery Asbury Park, NJ

            The Square Foot Show, Art Gotham, NYC

             City as Nature, Afif Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2005    Food for Thought, Sumei Multidisciplinary Art Center, Newark, NJ  

            Urban Life, Esther Klein Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

            Local Color, Artspace 129, Montclair, NJ

            Window on Broad, Philadelphia, PA

            SUMFA 10, Rosenwald-Wolf, Hamilton & Arronson Galleries Philadelphia, PA, Juried by Robert Storr

            Young Art Alliance, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

            New American Paintings, Juried Exhibition in Print, April #57

            James Howe Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ

2004    MFA Thesis Exhibition, The Crane Building & Rosenwald-Wolf Galleries, Philadelphia, PA

2002   International Juried Competition, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ

 

                                   2016    Fresh Paint Magazine Issue #11          

 AWARDS                  2006    NJ Monthly Magazine-Top 30 Under 30 in New Jersey

                                   2005    Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Grant

  Food For Thought Fellowship, Sumei Multidisciplinary Art Center, Newark, NJ

  New American Paintings Magazine #57