Construction Literary Magazine

January 2017 Writers Respond

Jennifer Williams

b>Jennifer Williams holds an M.F.A. from Goldsmiths College in London and a B.F.A. from The Cooper Union in New York City. Born and raised in rural SW Pennsylvania, Williams moved to New York to 1990. Notable solo and two person shows include: A.I.R. Gallery, The Homefront Gallery, and La Mama Gallery in New York, NY, Brown University in Providence, RI, and Silvereye Center for Photography in Pittsburgh, PA. Large scale works have been featured in the DUMBO Arts Festival, the HOWL! Festival, and the Affordable Art Fair in New York, NY, as well as the group show “CONSTRUCT” in Philadelphia, PA. She is currently a 2011-2013 Center for Emerging Visual Artists (CFEVA) Fellow, as well as a former 2008-2009 A.I.R. Gallery Fellow. Her work has been featured in The New Yorker Photo Blog, Afterimage Magazine, Photographic Quarterly, and the book A Stuck Up Piece of Crap: A Selected History of Stickers (Rizzoli). She was recently awarded a NARS Foundation International Artist Residency Program Studio in Brooklyn, NY, for the 2011 season and will be participating in the Philadelphia Open Studios in conjunction with CFEVA in the fall. Find her work here.

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