Jennifer Schmidt

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Jennifer Schmidt (b. 1975, Bedford, Indiana) is a multi-media artist living in Brooklyn, NY and Boston, MA, who often works with printed media and graphic design to create sculptural installations, video, and screenprinted ephemera. She received her Master of Fine Arts degree from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1999 and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Studio Art and Art History from the University of Delaware in 1997; and is faculty within the Print and Paper Area and Graduate Program at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Recent exhibitions and screenings include: Pulsar, Caracas, Venezuela, Cinema-Scope, London, UK and Miami, FL, Perpetual Art Machine, Scope, NY, Test Patterns, Pinkard Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, Conversational Lag, Volume Gallery, New York, NY, Video Series 2005, Goliath Visual Space, Brooklyn, NY, Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin, 50th International Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany, Letters in a Coma, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY, Video Pool, Winnipeg, Canada, AIM V:SYZYGY, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA, Repeat, Transport Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Suddenly, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE, OCD, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA, Repo(session)s, Gallery 312, Chicago, IL, and Experimental Sound, Video and Film Programmation, Institute Jean Vigo, Perpignan, France. Recent publications include: Collezioni:Edge, May/June 2002, Eleven Bulls, May 2002, Big Red and Shiny, February 2004, and Drain Journal for Contemporary Art and Culture, 2005. Recent curatorial projects include: Bit Logic, GASP, Boston, MA, Mybrary, BUILD, San Francisco, CA, LINGO, ONI Gallery, Boston, MA, and 13/Proof, Anchor Graphics, Chicago, IL. She has received numerous awards and reviews including articles in NYarts Magazine, NY Press, New Art Examiner, Art New England, the Boston Globe, and the Boston Phoenix.