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Jessica Williams
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Born 1983, Los Angeles CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles

EDUCATION
2008 MFA Columbia University, New York NY
2005 BFA Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI
2001 H.S. Diploma, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, Los Angeles CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2008
HARD LIGHT, Heist Gallery, New York NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2010
Plastic Theatre(Curated by Jessica Williams), The Barn, Los Angeles CA, July 22

2009
Smithumenta(Curated by Bruce High Quality Foundation), Ray Smith Studio, NYC, May 30-June 14
Now That's What I Call Painting(Curated by Joel Dean), Scott Projects, Chicago IL, April 17
 
2008
PORTRAIT(Curated by Brion Nuda Rosch), Hallway Bathroom Gallery, San Francisco SF, Nov 1-Nov 30
Columbia MFA Thesis Exhibition(Curator:Joao Ribas), Fisher Landau Center, Long Island City NY, May 4-25

2007
Space is a Place(Curated by Rob Halverson), Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland OR
No Melody Harder, Thierry Goldberg Projects, New York NY, Aug 2-Sept 1
Columbia MFA First-Year Exhibition(Curator: Daniel Bozhkov), Wallach Gallery, New York NY

2006
Group Show, Roots+Culture, Chicago IL
Animal Magic, The Peanut Gallery, Easthampton MA

2005
Senior Painting Show, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence RI
Believe in Things and They Will Believe in You, Benson Hall Gallery, Providence RI
Department Show, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence RI

AWARDS
2008, Merit Scholarship, Columbia University, New York NY
2007, Merit Scholarship, Columbia University, New York NY
2005, Oxbow Fellowship, Saugatuck MI
2002, Women's Painters West, Los Angeles CA

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Lula Magazine, I'll Let You Be In My Dreams if I Can Be in Yours, Spring/Summer 2008
The New Yorker, Highlighted Listings, September 3-10, 2007
Kugel, Seth. Summer's Seven Day Week, The New York Times, July 2007

COLLECTIONS
Jerry Speyer, New York