BORN 1977, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
   
   
EDUCATION
   
2006 BFA Photography, Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Vancouver
   
   
SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
   
2017 Pictures for Women, Higher Pictures, New York, NY
   
2016 M+B, Los Angeles, CA
  Transmutations, Galerie Antoine Ertaskiran, Montreal, QC
   
2015 Wild Permutations, Oakville Galleries at Centennial Square, Oakville, ON
  Custom Colour, Higher Pictures, New York, NY
  Wild Permutations, MOCA Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
   
2014 Jessica Eaton: New Works, Jessica Bradley Gallery, Toronto, ON
  Ad Infinitum, The Photographers' Gallery/The Hospital Club, London, UK
   
2013 Flash: Jessica Eaton, California Museum of Photography, Riverside, CA
  Hyères 2013: International Festival of Fashion and Photography, Hyères, France
   
2012 Polytopes, M+B Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Squeezed Coherent States, Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto, ON
   
2011 Cubes for Albers and LeWitt, Higher Pictures, New York, NY
  The Whole is Greater Than The Sum of The Parts: Lucas Blalock and Jessica Eaton, Contact Gallery /Contact Photography Festival 2011, Toronto, ON
   
2010 Strata: New works by Jessica Eaton, Red Bull 381 Projects, Toronto, ON
  Umbra Penumbra, PUSH Galerie, Montreal
   
2009 Variables, LES Gallery, Vancouver
  Photographs, Hunter and Cook HQ, Toronto
   
   
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
   
2016 There is nothing I could say that I haven’t thought before, in collaboration with Cynthia Diagnault, Stems Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
   
2015 Russian Doll, M+B, Los Angeles, CA
  Mediated Images, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
  Are You Experienced?, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
  Under Construction – New Positions in American Photography, Pioneer Works Center for Art and Innovation, Brooklyn, NY
  Process and Abstraction, Cleveland Museum of Art's Transformer Station, Cleveland, OH
   
2014 Eleven Rivington, New York
  Me and Benjamin, curated by M+B, Galerie Xippas, Paris
  Who’s Afraid of Purple, Orange and Green?, Dunlop Art Gallery, Regina SK
  Under Construction – New Positions in American Photography, Foam, Amsterdam
  Cut Fold Rewrite, Feldbuschwiesner, Berlin, Germany
  Speaking Through Paint: Hans Hofmann's Legacy Today, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York, NY
   
2013 With a Trace: Photographs of Absence, Akron Art Museum, OH
  Circling the Inverse Square, Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, ON
  Color Acting, The Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, Fl
  Color as Material, Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, FAFA Gallery, Helsinki, Finland
   
2012 Attachments, The Hole, NYC
  Photography is Magic, Daegu Photography Bienniel, South Korea
  There is Something Happening Here, Bancolini Grimaldi, London, UK
  New Meditations, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto
  What's the Point?, Jen Bekman Gallery, NYC
  Phantasmagoria, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver
  Ristruttura, ProjectB Contemporary, Milan, Italy
  Photography Is, Higher Pictures, New York
  Hyères 2012: International Festival of Fashion and Photography, Hyères, France
  Flash Forward Festival, Boston
   
2011 Quebéc Triennial, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal, Montréal
  Foam: Talent, Foam Fotographie Museum, Amsterdam, NL
  Flash Forward 2011, Magenta Foundation, Toronto
  Always the Young Strangers, Higher Pictures, New York
   
  If the Sun had a Sound it would Sound like This, Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto
  The Sum of All Colors, Sasha Wolf Gallery, New York
  Sails, Cubes and Folds, Clint Roenisch Gallery, Toronto
   
2010 Constellation Program, curated by Nicholas Brown and Catherine Dean, Art Toronto
  2010 Special Projects, Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto
  Group Show TASHCEN, curated by Jon Feinstein and Amani Olu (Humble Arts), TASCHEN Book Store, New York
  Day Glow, curated by Andrew Laumann, Nudashank Gallery, Baltimore, MD
  Summer Group Show, Angell Gallery, Toronto
  HHS Showcase, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York
  31 Women in Art Photography, Curated by Charlotte Cotton and Jon Feinstein, Affirmation Arts and Humble Arts Foundation, New York
  01, Presented by 01 Magaine, Curated by Redia Soltis and Jennilee Marigomen, 107 Shaw, Toronto
   
2009 Mixtape, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York
  Night Vision Vol. II, Strathcona Park, Vancouver
   
2008 The Hungry Ghost curated by Jay Isaac and Tony Romano, Paul Petro Project Space, Toronto
  Up Art Contemporary Art Fair curated by Gregory Elgstrand, Gladstone Hotel, Toronto
   
2007 Incidental Geography curated by Lee Hutzulak, Gaff Gallery, Vancouver
  Let There Be Light curated by Nicolas Pittman, Blanket Gallery, Vancouver
  Pop Philosophy curated by Rachelle Sawatsky, Access Gallery, Vancouver
   
   
PUBLIC ART PROJECTS
   
2011 Cross Canada Billboards, Public Art Installation in conjunction with the Contact Photography Festival, Avenue Van Horne, Montreal
  Flash Forward Festival 2010 : Cubes for Albers and LeWitt, Public Art Installation for the Magenta Foundation, Fairmont Battery Wharf, Boston, MA
   
   
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
   
2016 Enholm, Molly. “Jessica Eaton: Critics Picks,” Art Ltd, November/December
  "8 Works to Collect by Canadian Artists at Art Toronto," Artsy, October 23
  “Jessica Eaton’s Experimental Methods,” PDN Photo of the Day, September 27
  Sandals, Leah. “25 Canadian Artists Longlisted for $50K Sobey Art Award,” Candian Art, April 13
   
2015 Paradoxical Abstraction, Artpress, March
  Knoblauch, Loring. “Jessica Eaton, Custom Colour at Higher Pictures,” Collector Daily, May 4
  Laurence, Robin. “Capture festival’s Jessica Eaton gives Dal Grauer Substation abstract pop,” The Georgia Straight, April 1
   
2014 O’Hagan, Sean, Jessica Eaton: from 50 shades of grey to the hottest photography around, The Guardian, January 24
   
2013 Horne, Alex, Jessica Eaton – Ad Infinitum, Design Week, December 12
  Risch, Conor, pdn’s 30 2013: Our Choice of New and Emerging Photographers to Watch, pdn, March 11
   
2012 Wagley, Catherine, Jessica Eaton: Polytopes, photograph, December
  Moser, Gabrielle, Lesncraft: Jessica Eaton Asks Us to Think About What We See, CanadianArt, December
   
  McLellen, Ashley, Phantasmagoria: Images Unveiled, Canadian Art Online, June
  Smyth, Diane, Jessica Eaton Wins the Hyeres Photography Prize, British Journal of Photography, April
  Rothman, Lily, Jessica Eaton: Cube, Color, Cosmos, TIME Lightbox Profile, May
  Smyth, Diane, The Perfect Playground, British Journal of Photography, March
  Doran, Anne, Jessica Eaton at Higher Pictures, Art in America, March
  Corsano, Otino, Interview with Jessica Eaton, The Believer Online, Feb
  Durantini, Lorenzo, Ristruttura, The Art Writing Guild
   
2011 Wallace, Doug, Top 20 Reasons to be in Canada: Jessica Eaton, Wallpaper
  Jaeger,-Celine, Jessica Eaton Interview: Foam Talent, Foam International Photography Magazine, Issue 28
  Walsh, Meeka, Jessica Eaton: New Work, Border Crossing Magazine, Volume 30, Number 3, Issue 119
  Bouthillier, Rose, Jessica Eaton: Strata, C Magazine 110, Summer
  Cotter, Holland, Always the Young Strangers, New York Times, June 9th
  Alleti, Vince, Always the Young Strangers, The New Yorker, June 3rd
  Alleti, Vince, The Sum of All Colors, The New Yorker, May 23rd
  Hall, Peter, Matter: Photographers Jessica Eaton, Matthew Gamber and Bill Sullivan, Design by Mary Voorhees Meehan, Self Published with support of the Humble Arts Foundation
  Robertson, Rebecca, Building Pictures (and cover image), ARTNews Magazine, Volume 110, Number 3, March
   
2010 Turner, Leah, Jessica Eaton, Color Magazine, Issue 8.6, December
  Twerdy, Saelan, Strata: New Works by Jessica Eaton, Exhibition Catalogue Essay, Red Bull 381 Projects
  Hammond, Aaron, Avant Art: Glass Profiles The Most Exciting New Artists,Glass Magazine U.K., Issue 4, Fall
  Twerdy, Saelan, New Vision Revisited: The Critical Abstraction of Jessica Eaton, BlackFlash Magazine, Issue 28.1, Fall
  Callaghan, Lori, Shedding New Light on Photography, Montreal Gazette, May 22
  Dewolfe, Stacey, Wonder at Push, Montreal Mirror, May
  Lavalette, Shane and Bühler-Rose, Michael: Ed. Lay Flat 02: Meta, Lay Flat Publications
   
2009 Casasanta, Maryanne, Such and Such Forms, Jessica Eaton Interview , 01 Magazine, Issue 4
  Rodo–Vankeulen, Noel, Mystic and Magician: The Photographs of Jessica Eaton, Hunter and Cook 04, Sept
  Twerdy, Salean, Variables, LES Gallery, July
  Wolberger, Ofer, Jessica Eaton, www.horsesthink.com, April
  Rodo–Vankeulen, Noel, Mini Review: Jessica Eaton at Hunter and Cook, www.wecantpaint.com, April
  Saplys, Terese, Colour Me There, www.dailyvalue.wordpress.com, April
  Bekmen, Jen Tuesday Edition: Jessica Eaton, www.20x200.com, July
  Bernstein, A and B and RGB, www.thefuturist.ca, July
   
2008 Rodo–Vankeulen, Noel, Visualizing the Invisible, www.wecantpaint.com, Augus
   
2007 Booth, Matt; Gray, Jonah; Hurley, Sasha: Editors, Pyramid Power, Issue 1
  Sawatsky, Rachelle, While Virilio Declares that 'War was my University' the Camera is the University for Eaton, Pop Philosophy Exhibition Catalogue, Access Artist Run Centre
   
   
AWARDS AND GRANTS
   
2014 Canada Council for the Arts, Research and Creation Project Grant
   
2013 Aimia | AGO Photography Prize, Canada
  PDN 30 2013: Photographers to Watch, USA
   
2012 Hyères, Photography Jury Grand Prize, FR
   
2011 Talents, Foam International Photography Magazine, NL
  Bright Spark Award: Flash Forward Emerging Photographers from the UK, Canada and USA, Magenta Foundation
  Canada Council for the Arts, Research and Creation project grant recipient "Cubes for Albers and LeWitt", Visual Arts Section
  Humble Arts Foundation New Photography Grant, Spring
   
2009 Hey Hot Shot, Jen Bekman Projects, NY
   
2008 Flash Forward: Emerging Photographers from the UK, Canada and USA
   
   
COLLECTIONS
   
  National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
  Musée d’art Contemporain de Montréal, Canada
  AIMIA Collection, Toronto, Canada
  Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Toronto, Canada
  Hydro Québec Collection, Montréal, Canada
  Joddes Ltd., Toronto, Canada
  UBS Art Collection, New York, NY
  La Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Montréal, Canada
  Bidwell Projects, Cleveland, OH
  BMO Art Collection, Toronto, Canada
  TD Bank Group Collection, Toronto, Canada
  RBC Royal Bank Collection, Toronto, Canada
  Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
  Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada