Approved: 18.04.2011

Jenny Core

Artist

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Approved: 18.04.2011

Jenny Core is a British Visual Artist living and working in Berlin (DE) and exhibits her drawing works internationally. Core’s artist practice explores innovative ways of working in contemporary drawing. Jenny Core’s artwork is featured in private collections across the globe, including UK, Berlin, Norway, Denmark, LA & NYC.

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  • Location: Berlin, DE.
  • Activities: Lecturing, Practice-based research, Workshops, Private commissions, Curating
  • Categories: Curatorial project, Project, Drawing, Mixed Media, Research
  • Tags: jenny core, contemporary art, drawing, manchester artist, buy art, pencil drawing, process led, abstract drawings, watercolours, inks
 

Biography

Jenny Core is a British Visual Artist living and working in Berlin (DE) and exhibits her drawing works internationally. Core’s artist practice explores innovative ways of working in contemporary drawing. Jenny Core’s artwork is featured in private collections across the globe, including UK, Berlin, Norway, Denmark, LA & NYC.

Splats, lines and marks on a page, contribute to the creation of Core’s process led abstract drawings. Find out more about her contemporary approach to drawing on her website:  www.jennycore.com

Exhibitions include: Exchange Rates, Norte Maar @ Schema Projects, Brooklyn, New York. USA (2014); Snow in Summer, Peek-A-Boo Gallery, Perth. AU (2014); Anonymous Drawings 2014, Pavillon am Millchof, Berlin. DE (2014); Supermarket Stockholm Art Fair, represented by Paper Gallery, Stockholm. SE (2014); Twitter Art Exhibition, Exhale Unlimited (E.U.) Gallery, Los Angeles. USA (2013); 60 Drawings Exhibition, Bankley Studios & Gallery, Manchester. UK (2012); Drawing Connections. Siena Art Institute. Italy (2011); Cross My Art. 210 Pentonville. London. UK (2010).

Awards include: ArtSlant Juried Winner [drawing category] (2015); Shortlisted for the PS Mirabel Open Exhibition Award 2014. Manchester. UK (2014); Special Recognition Award, Abstract Competition, Light Space & Time Online Gallery, USA (2013); Shortlisted for the Neo: Artrpize 2012, Bolton (2012); Artist of the Week. Salon Contemporary. London. UK (2011); Short-listed for the Art & Escape Awards. Art & Escape Gallery, Hertfordshire. UK (2010).

CV & Education

JENNY CORE

Born November 1986
Currently lives and works in Berlin, Germany.

www.jennycore.com | jenny@jennycore.com
“Exploring Innovative Ways of Working in Contemporary Drawing.”

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TRAINING:
2006 – 2009
BA Hons Fine Art: Drawing & Painting:
The University Of Huddersfield.
September 2007 – December 2007
Kookmin University, South Korea.

2004 – 2005
Diploma in Foundation Art:
Winstanley College, Orrell.
 

CURATED PROJECTS:
2014

The Drawing Project, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester. UK.


SELECTED AWARDS:
2015
ArtSlant Juried Winner [drawing category], Art Slant. USA.
2014
Shortlisted for the PS Mirabel Open Exhibition Award 2014. Manchester. UK.
2013
Shortlisted for the Bankley Gallery Open Exhibition Award 2013. Manchester. UK.
Shortlisted for the neo:artprize 2013, Bolton. UK.
Special Recognition Award, Abstract Competition, Light Space & Time Online Gallery, USA.

2012
Shortlisted for the Neo: Artrpize 2012, Bolton.

2011
Shortlisted for The National Open Art Competition (1st Round), Chichester.
Shortlisted for the Saatchi Showdown (1st Round), London.
Artist of the Week. Salon Contemporary. London.


SELECTED COLLECTIONS:
Public Collection, Brooklyn Art Library, New York. USA.
Public Collection, Anonymous Drawings, Berlin. DE.
Private Collection, Gibraltar.
Private Collection, Denmark.
Private Collections, London. UK.
Private Collections, Manchester. UK.
Private Collection, Norway.
Private Collection, Los Angeles. USA.
Private Collections, Berlin. DE.


SELECTED COMMISSIONS:
2015
Wall Drawings. Private Commission. DE.
Erin Mai. Private Commission. UK.

2013
Sunflowers Commission. Private Commission. UK.
The Dreamer. Private Commission.UK.
Ambitious Little Humans. Private Commission.UK.

2012
Outside my comfort zone. Private Commission. UK.
Here We Are. Private Commission. UK.
For you, against you. Barnaby Arts Festival. Macclesfield.

2009
Everyone we ever worked with. Castlefield Gallery. Research installation Commission.


TALKS / LECTURES:
2013
Professional Practice Lecture for The University of Huddersfield.

2011
Professional Practice Lecture for The University of Huddersfield.
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2014
Form, Unframed US. Online Gallery.

2011
Ambitions Dream Nothing, Untitled Gallery. Manchester. UK.


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2015
The Functionality of Thought, Dean Clough, Halifax. UK.
The London Art Fair, London. UK.

2014
Exchange Rates, Norte Maar @ Schema Projects, Brooklyn, New York. USA.
Snow in Summer, Peek-A-Boo Gallery, Perth. AU.
Anonymous Drawings 2014, Pavillon am Millchof, Berlin. DE.
Surrealism, Paper Gallery, Manchester. UK.
Drawing Possibilities, The Studios Gallery, New Mills. UK.
The Functionality of Thought, The Affordable Art Fair, London. UK.
The Drawing Project, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester. UK.

2013
End of the Line, Paper Gallery, Manchester. UK. 
Bankley Open Exhibition, Bankley Gallery, Manchester.UK.
Some Misunderstanding, Castlefield Gallery. Manchester. UK.
The Sketchbook Project, Touring Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Austin, Chicago, Toronto, Brooklyn and Atlanta. USA.
Twitter Art Exhibition, Exhale Unlimited (E.U.) Gallery, Los Angeles. USA.

2012
The Drawing Project, The Crocus Gallery, Nottingham. UK.
Self Portrait Exhibition, Brooklyn Art Library, New York. USA.
Artefacts of Failure, QUAD Gallery, Derby. UK.
And Let The Walls Loose, Barnaby Festival, Paradise Mill. Macclesfield. UK.
60 Drawings Exhibition, Bankley Studios & Gallery, Manchester. UK.
Twitter Exhibition, Moss Library. Norway.
International Drawing Exhibition, PR1 Gallery, UCLAN,UK.
Show Your Face, VV Art Collective, Cultivate Vyner Street, London. UK.
Drawing Exhibition, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield. UK.

2011
Abort, Retry, Fail?, South Square Gallery, Bradford.UK.
RNIB Exhibition, Lowry Outlet Mall, Salford Quays. UK.
Contemporary Experimental Art Exhibition, Studio 1D, Clapton. London. UK.
Drawing Connections. Siena Art Institute. Italy.
Failure Project. Online project/showcase curated by Bryan Eccleshall and Philip Northcott.
An Evening of Action. South Square Centre. Bradford. UK.
Temporary Art Show 3. Westgate Studios Project Space. Yorkshire. UK.
Workhouse. The Hive. Manchester. UK.

2010
NEoN Party in the Car Park. Guerilla Gallery. Dundee. UK.
Free For All. Free For Arts Festival. Manchester. UK.
Cross My Art. 210 Pentonville. London. UK.
Art & Escape Awards. Group Show. Hertfordshire. UK.
Castefield Contemporaries. Noise Lab. Manchester. UK.
Lost & Found Film Screening. MK4U Festival, in collaboration with Milton Keynes Gallery. UK.
Islington Summer Art Open. Metamorphosis Gallery, London. UK.
Summer Open 2010. Tea Leaf Arts, London. UK.