jessicamcampbell@gmail.com


EDUCATION

2014  MFA, Painting and Drawing, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

2011  BFA with distinction, Painting and Drawing, Concordia University, Montreal QC


SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015 Untitled (w/ Etta Sandry), Roots & Culture, Chicago IL (upcoming)

2012/13 Learning to Live with Your Aloneness Laroche/Joncas, Montreal QC 

2011 Making Room (w/ Rachel Shaw), 427, Belgo Building, Montreal QC

2010  Art Anarcholympics (w/ Bridget Moser), Red Bird (Nuit Blanche), Montreal QC

2009  You Don’t Have to Go Home, But You Can’t Stay Here, Gallery X, Montreal QC

2009  Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, (w/ Bridget Moser), Art Pop, Montreal QC

2008  Pictionary (w/ Darcy Cooke), VAV Gallery, Concordia, Montreal QC

2008  Colour Coded, the FiftyFifty Arts Collective, Victoria BC


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014 Brain Frame 20, Thalia Hall, Chicago IL (upcoming)

2014 Lumpen Comics Exhibition, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago IL

2014 SAIC MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago IL

2014 Salonathon (performance), Beauty Bar, Chicago IL

2014 Brain Frame 16 (performance), Constellation, Chicago IL

2014 Boulevard Dreamers (performance), Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

2013 Global Positioning Systems (Green Acres), Art Expo (curator Amanda Ross-Ho), Chicago IL

2013 Poetry Slam, Rhombus Space, Brooklyn NY

2013 Vitrious Humor (collaborative mural with Chicago comics collective Trubble Club), Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

2011  Combine, FoFA Gallery, Montreal QC

2011  stART, Gallery Studio 21, Halifax NS

2011  Mental, Galerie Onze, Cegep Vieux Montreal, Montreal QC

2011  We’ve Been Here Before, Studio 303, Montreal QC

2009  Art Pop Fundraiser, Push Gallery, Montreal QC

2009  Fresh Paint, New Construction, Art Mûr, Montreal QC

2009  Demon Night, Lab Synthese, Montreal QC

2009  Orange Table, Galerie Onze, Cegep Vieux Montreal, Montreal QC

2009  Surface Tension, Les Territoires Gallery, Montreal QC

2009  The Beginning/The End, Les Territoires Gallery, Montreal QC


PUBLICATIONS & PRINTS

“Mile End,” Lumpen Comics Issue, Chicago IL June 2014

“Raven 72D,” The Editorial Poetry Insert, Montreal QC (upcoming)

“Kenny Rogers: Tomb of the Unknown Love, pt 3” the Tardy Eagle, Boston, MA May 2014

Girls on Pot (offset print), Oily Comics, Hancock, MA April 2014

“Kenny Rogers: Tomb of the Unknown Love, pt 2” the Tardy Eagle, Boston, MA January 2014

“Kenny Rogers: Tomb of the Unknown Love, pt 1” the Tardy Eagle, Boston, MA December 2013

Rave #1Oily Comics, Hancock, MA 2013 (upcoming)

Mrs Connie DuttonOily Comics, Hancock, MA June 2013

The Public Life of BeesOily Comics, Hancock, MA February 2013

“I, Child Weirdo,” The Editorial, August 2012

My Sincerest Apologies, Oily Comics, Hancock, MA June 2012

“Foreword,” COMBINE 2010 catalogue, FoFA Gallery, Montreal December 2010


REVIEWS

Froh, Kelly. “Six Great Small Press Titles You Should Seek Out.” Bitch Media, November 5th, 2013

Seven, John. “Book Review: Mind MGMT by Matt Kindt & The Public Life of Bees by Jessica Campbell,” the North Adams Transcript, May 29, 2013

Spurgeon, Tom. “Sunday Interview,” the Comics Reporter, July 2012

Ugolini, Rebecca. “Come together right now,” the Concordian, November 22, 2011

Pohl, John. “Jean Paul Lemieux’s northern views are an easy sell,” the Gazette, November 19, 2011

Chan, Crystal. “Warped Interiors,” the Montreal Mirror, November 17, 2011

Crummey, Rachel. “Making Room With Jessica Campbell and Rachel Shaw,” Primed, November 16, 2011. Web. November 16, 2011

Gay, Sofia. “Public Places For Private Spaces,” the Concordian, November 15, 2011

Barnard, Elissa. “Studio 21 Exhibits Art From Students Across Canada,” the Chronicle Herald, April 1, 2011

“Nuit Blanche: Best Bets for Montreal’s All-Night Art Party,” CanadianArt.com, February 2, 2010

Fadden, Robin. “Dream Big,” The Hour, October 1, 2009

Eisen, Jaime and Natalie Gitt. “Appetite For Destruction,” The Link, September 29, 2009

Avrashi, Adam. “Piñata Playhouse,” The Concordian, September 29, 2009

Dewolfe, Stacey. “Autumn Harvest,” Montreal Mirror, September 10, 2009

Lortie, Marie-Claude. “La bonne affaire de la semaine” La Presse (blog), August 5, 2009

Boulianne, Mario. “De Gatineau à Québec en 24 heures.” Le Droit, July 27, 2009

Dewolfe, Stacey. “All Killer, No Filler.” Montreal Mirror, July 23, 2009

Mavrikakis, Nicolas. “Peinture fraîche et nouvelle construction: Artistes de demain?” Voir, July 12, 2009

Fadden, Robin. “Hitlist.” The Hour, July 9, 2009

“Accolades,” Concordia Journal, June 4, 2009

Dewolfe, Stacey. “Heated Spaces.” Montreal Mirror, June 4, 2009

Delgado, Jérôme. “Montréal - Vieilles photos et peinture fraîche s’affichent sur murs et sur rues.” Le Devoir, May 9, 2009


GRANTS, AWARDS, AND RESIDENCIES

2014 “Confuse the Cat” thematic residency, Banff Center, Banff Alberta

2014 Fountainhead Fellowship Finalist, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA

2014 Edward L. Ryerson MFA Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

2014 Edes Fellowship Nominee

2013 Ox Bow Residency with Merit Scholarship

2012 Vermont Studio Center Residency with Artist Grant

2011 BMO 1st Art! Invitational Student Art Competition Longlist

2011 Undergraduate Travel Grant, Concordia University

2011 Special Project Grant, Fine Arts Student Alliance, Concordia University

2010  Art Dealers Association of Canada Art Foundation Scholarship

2009-10  BC Arts Council Visual Art Senior Award Scholarship

2009  Stanley Mills Prize

2008–09  BC Arts Council Visual Art Senior Award Scholarship

2008  Undergraduate Travel Grant, Concordia University

2008 Special Project Grant, Fine Arts Student Alliance, Concordia University

2007 Special Project Grant, Fine Arts Student Alliance, Concordia University