Thierry Goldberg Gallery




Jessica Williams

Born 1983, Los Angeles, CA. Lives and works in Los Angeles.



Solo Exhibitions

2012
2011

2008
Intimate Values, Young Art, Los Angeles, CA
Stick Like Glue, Important Projects, Oakland, CA
I’m Coming Over, Young Art, Los Angeles, CA
Hard Light, Heist Gallery, New York, NY


Group Exhibitions

2013 Mira Dancy, Summer Wheat, Jessica Williams, Thierry Goldberg Gallery, NY
Real Time and Outer Life Part 2, Young Art, Los Angeles CA
2012 Young Art @ NADA MIAMI, December 6-9
Prince at the Forum, Beacon Arts Building, Inglewood, CA
2011
2010
2009
Embarrassment II: Theory, Gallery KM, Santa Monica, CA
Embarrassment I: Vulnerability, Gallery KM, Santa Monica, CA
Now That’s What I Call Painting, curated by Joel Dean, Scott Projects Chicago, IL
Smithumenta, organized by Bruce High Quality Foundation, Brooklyn NY
2008 Portrait, organized by Brion Nuda Rosch, Hallway Bathroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Columbia MFA Thesis Exhibition, curated by Joao Ribas, Fisher Landau Center for Art, Long Island City, NY
2007 Space is a Place, curated by Rob Halvorson, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, Portland, OR
Columbia MFA First-Year Exhibition, curated by Daniel Bozhkov, Wallach Gallery, New York, NY
2006 Explore Your World, Roots and Culture Center for Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL


Education

2008
2005
MFA Columbia University, New York, NY
BFA Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI


Residencies, Fellowships, and Awards

2011
2008
2007
2004
2001
Category Winner in Painting, Art Takes London/ Scope Art Fair
Merit Scholarship in Painting, Columbia University
Merit Scholarship in Painting, Columbia University
Summer Fellowship, Oxbow School of Painting
First Prize in Painting, Women’s Painter’s West


Publications

2012
Garcia, Kathryn. "Miami Heat", artslant.com. December 8
Teenvag Issue No.2
2011 Dolton-Thorton, Ian. "Stick Like Glue", Artpractical.com
Tuck, Geoff. Notesonlooking.com, February 3
Tuck, Geoff. Notesonlooking.com, January 25
2010
2008
"From Los Angeles", urbanoutfitters.com, July 2
Gannon, Victoria. “Hallway Bathroom Gallery”, KQED.org, November 23
White, Logan. “The Affordable Art Fair NYC”,dossierjournal.com, June 13
Coburn, Tyler. “The Rundown: Columbia University’s M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition”, Rhizome.org, May 14
Sanders, Charlotte. “I’ll Let You Be In My Dream If I Can Be In Yours”, Lula Magazine, Spring/Summer
2007 “Highlighted Listings: No Melody Harder”, The New Yorker, September 3-10
Kugel, Seth. “Summer’s Seven-Day Week”, The New York Times, July 29