contact: 
studio(at)jessicamein.com

New York: http://www.simonprestongallery.com/

São Paulo: http://www.galerialeme.com/

SOLO / DUO EXHIBITIONS: 

2016

Desvios, Simon Preston Gallery, New York, NY

2015

Tramas, Galeria Leme, São Paulo, Brazil

2013

Obras, Simon Preston Gallery, New York, NY 

Chromophobia (with Abdelkader Benchamma), Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai, UAE

Sliced Sky, New York University Abu Dhabi, UAE

2012 

Blackout, Galeria Leme, São Paulo, Brazil 

The Pavillion Downtown, Dubai, UAE      

2011 
Verso Reverso, Simon Preston Gallery, New York, NY  

2010

Cegueira, Gallery Pfeister, Denmark

2009 
Feldman Gallery + Project Space, Pacific NW College of Art, Portland, OR 

Natureza Morta, Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago, IL 

2008

Simon Preston Gallery (with Carlos Bevilacqua), New York, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS and SCREENINGS:
 

2016

Surface as Interface as Surface, Carbon 12 Gallery, Dubai, UAE

2015

Becoming the Image, Projects at Fifteen, Tel Aviv, Israel

It's gonna take a lot of love, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT

Drawing InformalGallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai, UAE

2013

A Sense of Place, Wellin Museum, Hamilton College, Hamilton, NY 

CHICK LIT: Revised Summer Reading, Tracy Williams Gallery, New York, NY 

October 18, 1977, Gasser/Grunert Gallery, New York, NY

2012

A Complete Die, etc., Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Imbue, LMAK projects, New York, NY

Everyday Angles, curated by Liz Munsell, David Rockafeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

The First Rebellion is History, Next Week Rome Falls, Simon Preston Gallery, New York, NY 

MinD - Dubai Contemporary curated by Mohammed Kazem DUCTAC, Dubai, UAE

Drawing Now Paris, Carrousel du Louvre, curated by The Drawing Center, NY

2011

Pathway: Drawing In, On, and Through the Landscape, Drawing Center and the Big Screen Project, New York, NY 

Number Five: Cities of Gold and Mirrors, Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf, Germany 

The Street Files, El Museo del Barrio, New York, NY

Off Camera at Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA           

2009

Mixing It Up: Recent Hunter MFAs Working in Combined Media, The Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery at Hunter College, New York, NY  

Smartspaces, curated by Nathalie Angles and Ellen Scott, New York, NY
New York Group Show, LM D Gallery, Paris, France
The Moving Index with Jordan Biren and Nina Katchadourian curated by Victoria Fu and Julie Orser
2008 

Open Video Series No.7 curated by Peter Garfield,  

CRG Gallery, New York, NY

Recent Acquisitions,The Museum of Modern Art, New York 
New York School co-curated by Chip Tom and John Friedman, Rohrer Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA 
Momenta Art Benefit, Brooklyn, NY and White Columns Gallery, New York, NY 
At Arms Length curated by Lauren Dickens and Julie McKim, Nurture-Art, Brooklyn, NY
2007 

Hunter MFA Thesis Show, New York, NY  

Bits and Pieces: The Collage Impulse , Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
Video_Dumbo screening during the D.U.M.B.O Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2006

Mastered: A Selection of Recent MFA Video Art curated by Emma Spertus, Two Boots Pioneer Theater, New York, NY  

Video_Dumbo screening during the D.U.M.B.O Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
20ª Mostra de Vídeo de Santo André, São Paulo, Brazil
Strathmin vídeo aired on CUNY TV, New York, NY
Videoarte contemporaneo de Nueva York, Museo Tamayo de Arte Contemporaneo, Mexico City, Mexico
2005 
Video_Dumbo screening during the D.U.M.B.O Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2004
Back to the Front: Emerging Artists, Slought Foundation,Philadelphia, PA
Descontexto, Kelly Writers House, Philadelphia, PA
2003
Festival de Inverno, Bragança Paulista, Brazil
2002
26o SARP- Museu de Arte de Ribeirão Preto, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil
2001  
Museu de Arte Contemporânea Campinas, SP, Brazil

EDUCATION:
2007
Hunter College, New York, NY, Master of Fine Arts
1997
Duke University, Durham, NC, Bachelor of Arts 
1995
Kansai Gaidai Daigaku, Osaka, Japan , Academic Scholarship

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Julia Stoschek Collection, Dusseldorf, Germany 

Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil  

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

AWARDS and GRANTS: 

2016

Alserkal Public Commission

2015

A.i.R. Residency, Dubai, UAE

2009
Yaddo Foundation Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY
2008
Rema Hort Mann Art Grant Nominee
The Carolyn David Horowitz Memorial Fund
The Viewing Program (curated), The Drawing Center, NY 
2007 
NurtureArt Registry Artist (curated), Brooklyn, NY 
Atlantic Center for the Arts Residency, Associate Artist with Paul Pfeiffer, FL
Blue Mountain Center Residency, NY
2006
Best Video Award. CUNY Arts Gala, May 18, 2006. New York, NY
1999
Merit Scholarship for Artists. Penn. Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA 
1995
Academic Merit Scholarship. Kansai Gaidai Daigaku, Osaka, Japan

REVIEWS: 

2013 Joanna Fiduccia, "Jessica Mein", Arforum critic's picks, December 2013

2011 Zachary Sachs, "Jessica Mein", Arforum critic's picks, May 22, 2011

2007 Lori Waxman, "PerFORMance Over Function", The Believer

2004 Roberta Fallon, "Slought Gets Down", The Artblog, September 22

Meredith Weber, "Obscure (in the best Sense) and Clear", The Artblog, Sept. 24


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