Curriculum Vitae – Jenny Snider

Education

9/63-6/66 YALE UNIVERSITY, SCHOOL OF ART & ARCHITECTURE, NEW HAVEN, CT B.F.A., M.F.A., 1966

Solo Exhibitions

2017  SEEING READING AND WRITING, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY, Paintings and Drawings

2015  THE OLD AND THE NEW, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY, Paintings

2013 JENNY SNIDER: NEW WORKS, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY, Paintings

2013  MONTAGE OF ATTRACTIONS: ENCORE, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY, Paintings

2013  MONTAGE OF ATTRACTIONS: EISENSTEIN, MEYERHOLD AND POPOVA, DREW UNIVERSITY’S KORN GALLERY, installation, painting and drawing

2011 JOHN DAVIS GALLERY, HUDSON, NY

2002 THE CITY SEEN, ART RESOURCES TRANSFER, NYC,  Drawings and painted wooden cutouts
2002 COMMERCIAL TRAFFIC, BOWERY POETRY CLUB, NYC, Painted wooden cutouts

2000 COLLEGE RHYTHM, QUEENS COLLEGE ART CENTER, FLUSHING, NY, Atrium installation; drawings, choreographic diagrams and painted wooden sculpture

1994  HOW TO DANCE, FRANCIS COLBURN GALLERY, UVM, BURLINGTON, VT, Drawing installation

1991 PAINTINGS, HAENEH-KENT GALLERY, NYC, Oil Paintings 1989-91

1987 INTERIOR-EXTERIOR: JENNY SNIDER, WINSTON GALLERY, WASHINGTON, DC, Oil Paintings 1986-7

1985 FOUR ARTISTS-ORGANIZED BY ELIZABETH MURRAY, ARTISTS’ SPACE, NYC, Oil Paintings 1983-5

1983 MOVIES MADE AND UNMADE, MAIN GALLERY, URI, KINGSTON, RI, Ten Year Survey of paintings, drawings, and wooden sculpture, relating to animation work

1980 ALL PAINTED, ALL DANCING, ALL BLACK & WHITE, ARTISTS’ SPACE, NYC, Installation of over three hundred works on paper, in Main Gallery, 105 Hudson St.

1979 JENNY SNIDER: WORKS ON PAPER, PATRICIA HAMILTON GALLERY, NYC, BLACK BOOKS, FRANKLIN FURNACE, NYC, Installation of unique, hand drawn books 1973-79

1977 NEW WORKS, N.A.M.E. GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL, Works on paper and plaster reliefs

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017  SUMMER INVITATIONAL, Ed Thorp Gallery, NYC

2016 HEY YOU! – WHO ME? Curated by Robert Storr, 32 Edgewood, Gallery of the School of Art, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2014 Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards American Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC

2014 INVITATIONAL EXHIBITION OF VISUAL ARTS, American Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC

1995 ARTISTS’ CHOICE, ELIZABETH MURRAY: MODERN WOMEN, Museum of Modern Art, NYC

1991 DRAWING CONCLUSIONS, Molica Guidarte Gallery, NYC

1982 JEWISH THEMES: CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ARTISTS, Jewish Museum, NYC

1981 20TH CENTURY AMERICAN ART: HIGHLIGHTS OF THE PERMANENT COLLECTION, Whitney Museum, NYC
1981 CONTEMPORARY DRAWINGS, University Art Museum, UC Santa Barbara, CA

1979 ARTWORKS AND BOOKWORKS, Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

1978 YOUNG AMERICAN ARTISTS: EXXON NATIONAL, Guggenheim Museum, NYC

1974 CONTINUING ABSTRACTION IN AMERICAN ART, Whitney Museum Downtown, NYC

1973 AMERICAN DRAWINGS, Whitney Museum, NYC

1972 GROUP SHOW, New Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1972 PAINTING BIENNIAL, Whitney Museum, NYC

Writing

PENCIL PICTURE DICTIONARY Jenny Snider, 1973, NYC

CHELM: STORIES AND SCENES Jenny Snider, 1983, NYC

HERESIES, #19:Art World Treasure Dead at 96
Jenny Snider, 1985, NYC

IDIOLECTS #13/LETTER Jenny Snider, 1980, NYC

Bibliography

New York Times Holland Cotter November 15 2002

Grace Glueck June 6 1982

Michael Brenson November 22 1985

Arts Magazine Hearne Pardee November 1986

Jean Feinberg March 1980

Art Forum Jeff Perrone May 1979

Art Journal/Artist’s Pages Cynthia Carlson, ed. summer 1993 pp. 7-9 NYC

Teaching

1987-2006

Assistant & Associate Professor, Studio Art
Queens College, Flushing, NY

1975-1987
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Painting & Drawing
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

1972-1982
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Painting
Columbia University, School of the Arts, NYC

Selected Visiting Critic

1985-95
SUNY at Purchase, NY Maryland Institute College of Art, BALTIMORE MD
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
University of Iowa, IOWA CITY, IA
Parsons School of Design, NYC

1975-84
Cooper Union, NYC. University of Southern Mississippi, HATTIESBURG, MS
Skidmore College, SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
Williams College, WILLIAMSTOWN, MA
Goucher College, BALTIMORE, MD
Yale University, School of Art & Architecture, NEW HAVEN, CT
Philadelphia College of Art, PHILADELPHIA, PA
Brown University, PROVIDENCE, RI
School of the Art Institute, CHICAGO, IL

Selected Public Collections

Guggenheim Museum of Art, NYC

Whitney Museum of American Art, NYC

Jewish Museum, NYC

Davis Museum, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA

Allen Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH

Chase Manhattan Bank, NYC

Selected Lectures

1996-2006
Queens College, FLUSHING, NY
Slide Lecture, Dance Drawings & Diagrams
Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, VT
Slide Lecture, Artists’ Books.

1985-95
SUNY at Purchase, NY Maryland Institute College of Art, BALTIMORE MD
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
University of Iowa, IOWA CITY, IA
Slide Lecture, Paintings and Drawings.

1975-84
Cooper Union, NYC. University of Southern Mississippi, HATTIESBURG, MS
Skidmore College, SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY
Williams College, WILLIAMSTOWN, MA
Yale University, School of Art & Architecture, NEW HAVEN, CT
Philadelphia College of Art, PHILADELPHIA, PA
Brown University, PROVIDENCE, RI
School of the Art Institute, CHICAGO, IL
Slide Lecture, Paintings and Drawings

Selected Film Showings

1990-2000
Queens College, Flushing, NY BUILD, San Francisco, CA University of Vermont, Burlington, VT Choreography Tests: 11 mins; VHS transfer of 16mm. and Super 8mm. hand drawn, single frame animation

1976 Five Animated Films, Paula Cooper Gallery, NYC, Super 8mm. films, 5-11 minutes, hand drawn, single frame animation

Awards, Grants, Fellowships

2014 Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipient of Honors and Awards American Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC

2011-2012, ROME PRIZE, AMERICAN ACADEMY IN ROME, Visual Arts

2011 MEMBERSHIP, ELIZABETH FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS, STUDIO PROGRAM

2009-2010 STUDIO FELLOWSHIP MARIE WALSH SHARPE ART FOUNDATION SPACE PROGRAM

2006 PRESIDENT’S AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING, QUEENS COLLEGE, CUNY

2002 RESIDENCY, CORPORATION OF YADDO

1989, 2001 RESEARCH AWARDS: FILM ANIMATION, & ILLUSTRATED BOOK
Research Foundation, CUNY

1986, 1991 FELLOWSHIP, PAINTING, NEW YORK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS

1979, 1987 FELLOWSHIP, PAINTING, NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS

1978 FELLOWSHIP, DRAWING, NEW YORK STATE COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS