JENNIFER PASTOR

BIOGRAPHY


Born in Hartford, Connecticut, 1966.
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

Education:

 

University of California, Los Angeles, MFA, Sculpture, 1992
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY BFA, 1988

2001 – present Professor of Visual Arts, University of California at San Diego

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
 

2016

“Jennifer Pastor,” Greengrassi, London, UK, January 15 – February 27, 2016

 

2013
"Endless Arena," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, April 11 – May 11, 2013

2009
"Dead Landscape," Laura Lee Blanton Gallery, CORE Program, Houston, TX, December 11, 2009 – February 14, 2010
"Jennifer Pastor," Greengrassi, London, January 13 – February 21, 2009

2004
"The Perfect Ride," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, October 6 – January 22, 2005, cat.
"The Perfect Ride," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, May 1 – May 29, 2004

1996
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL., curated by Amada Cruz, catalogue; traveled to
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

1995
Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy

1994
Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2015
"Come As You Are: Art of the 1990s," Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ, February 8, 2015 - May 17, 2015; travels to Telfair Museums, Savannah, GA, June 12 – September 20, 2015; University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI, October 17, 2015 – January 31, 2016; Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX, February 17 – May 15, 2016; catalogue

2013
"Acquisitions," Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands, May – September, 2013

2012
"NanoMicroMega," University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, September 14 – December 7, 2012

2010
"The Artist's Museum," Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, October 31, 2010-January 31, 2011

2009
"Compass in Hand: Selectons from The Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary
Drawings Collection," Museum of Modern Art, New York, April 22, 2009 - January 4, 2010

2007
"Knocking on the Door," curated by Chison Kang, The Incheon Women Artists'
Biennale, Incheon, Korea, November 10 –December 10, 2007, catalogue
"Multiple Vantage Points: Souther California Women Artists, 1980-2006, "curated by Dextra Frankel, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, February 25 – April 15, 2007

2006
"Too Much Love," organized by Amy Adler, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, June 29 – July 29,
2006

2005
"Recent Acquisitions," The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA, November 20, 2005 – January 9, 2006
"Bidibidobidiboo," curated by Francesco Bonami, Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection, Turin, Italy, May 31 – October 2, 2005
"Monuments for the USA," CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San
Francisco, CA, April 7 – May 14, 2005; travels to White Columns, New York, December 9 - February 7, 2006; catalogue

2003
"la Biennale di Venezia, Dreams and Conflicts: The Dictatorship of the Viewer, 50th International Art Exhibition," curated by Francesco Bonami, Venice, Italy, June 15 – November 2, 2003, catalogue
"Inaugural Exhibition," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, January 25 - March 8
Outlook International Art Exhibition, Athens, Greece, October 24, 2003- January 25, 2004, catalogue

2002
"Drawing Now: Eight Propositions," Museum of Modern Art Queens, New York, October 17 - January 6, 2003, catalogue

2001
"Drawings," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, May 26 - July 21

2000
Barbara Gladstone Gallery, Three-Person Exhibition (with Matthew Barney and Charles Ray), New York, NY

1999
Greengrassi, London, U.K.
Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy

1998
"L.A. Times," curated by Francesco Bonami, Palazzo Re Rebaudengo, Guarene, Italy, May 10 – September 6, 1998

1997
"Present Tense," Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, catalogue
"Biennial Exhibition," Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
"Sunshine & Noir: Art in L.A. 1960-1997," Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humelback, Denmark; curated by Lars Nittve; traveled 1997-1998 to Kunstmuseum, Wolfsburg, Germany, Castello di Rivoli, Museo D'Arte Contemporanea, Italy, Armand Hammer Museum of Art, Los
Angeles, CA, catalogue
"New Work: Drawing Today," San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

1996
"Universalis," 23rd Biennial, Sao Paulo, Brazil, curated by Paul Schimmel (catalogue)
"Contrafigura," Studio Guenzani, Milan, Italy

1994
"Surface De Reparation," FRAC Bourgone, Dijon, France; curated by Eric Troncy, catalogue

1993
"Invitational '93," Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA, (with Toba Khedoori, Catherine Opie, and Frances Stark)

Feature, New York, NY, (with Lily van der Stokker and Richard Hawkins)

Public Collections:

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York
Whitney Museum of American Art, NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
FRAC Bourgone Dijon, France
Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection, Turin, Italy
Louisianna Museum of Modern Art, Humbelback, Denmark
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Awards and Grants:

1995 Louis Comfort Tiffany