Jeanine Oleson

Visual Arts, 2015

Jeanine Oleson is an artist whose practice incorporates interdisciplinary uses of performance, photography, film/video and installation work. She attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and Rutgers University. Oleson has exhibited at venues including SculptureCenter, New Museum, MOMA/PS1, White Columns, Art In General, Socrates Sculpture Park and Exit Art in NY; Commonwealth & Council and L.A.C.E. in Los Angeles; Beta-Local, San Juan, PR; and Grand Arts in Kansas City, MO. Oleson received a Franklin Furnace Fellowship and a Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant in 2009; Brooklyn Arts Council Community Arts Regrant, 2008 and 2009; and a Professional Development Fellowship, College Art Association, 1999-2000. She has been a Fellow at the MacDowell Colony and in residence at The New Museum, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, and Smack Mellon Studio Program. Oleson is an Assistant Professor at Parsons the New School for Design.

Awards and Accomplishments

2017: Can you feel it?, Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles, CA July 10 - August 19, 2017

2017: Conduct Matters, Hammer Project, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA, May 6 - August 6, 2017, curated by Connie Butler and Emily Gonzalez-Jarrett (solo)

2016: Spring 2016 Fellow at the Macdowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

2016: Included in "The Eccentrics" at SculptureCenter, Winter/Spring 2016