Jennifer M. Murray

Crown Heights, Brooklyn



MA in Humanities and Social Thought, New York University, 2013. Thesis: The Den of Hearts: Affect, Emotion, and Structures of Power in a Manhattan Hotspot.

BFA in Painting, Drawing, and Printmaking, Carnegie Mellon University, 2005. Additional major in Social and Cultural History.


Solo Exhibitions

2013: Never Ending Story: A Solo Exhibition of Works by Jennifer Murray. Porter Contemporary, NYC.

2011: Displaced Fables, Damaged Dreams: A Solo Exhibition of Works by Jennifer Murray. Porter Contemporary, NYC.



Jentel Foundation, October-November 2016

PLAYA Summer Lake, November 2015

The Art Student's League of New York, May 2015

Grin City Collective, September/October 2014

Vermont Studio Center, September 2012


Selected Group Exhibitions


BADLAND: Jennifer Murray and Andrea DeFelice. Porter Contemporary, Brooklyn.

Turnstiles, Porter Contemporary, Brooklyn.



Yosemite Renaissance XXIX, Curated by Roxanne Robbin and Ted Orland. Yosemite Museum Gallery, California. (Award Winner)

17th International Open, Curated by Beate Minkovski. Woman Made Gallery, Chicago

WCA’s Best of 2014, Curated by Anne Swartz and Maria Elena Buszek. ARC Gallery, Chicago.

Equilibrium, Curated by Beate Minkovski and Mary Stoppert. Woman Made Gallery, Chicago.



Curate NYC, Elisa Contemporary, NYC.

Starting Small, Porter Contemporary, NYC.

Drink to Me: Contemporary Views of PIcasso, Porter Contemporary, NYC.

The Art of Cirque du Soleil, 19Karen Gallery, Queensland, Australia.

Provocateur, Women’s Caucus for the Arts, NYC.

Canvas, Organized by OXHEART and the Gowanus Circus, NYC.

FUR, Porter Contemporary, NYC.



Homage to Hollywood, 19Karen Gallery, Queensland, Australia.

Do Anything, Curated by Christopher Kardambikis. Double Break Gallery, San Diego

Wish You Were Here 11, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC.

The Art of Spain, 19Karen Gallery, Queensland, Australia.

A Rolling Stone, Porter Contemporary, NYC.

Body Beautiful, Porter Contemporary, NYC.

Affordable Art Fair, Los Angeles, ArtXWomen.



There and Back Again: Porter Contemporary, NYC.

Aqua Art Miami Winter 2011.



Art2Gift: Raandesk Gallery, NYC.

Affordable Art Fair, Fall 2010. 

Affordable Art Fair, Spring 2010.



Burdens+Beasts: Curated by Monique Reno-Gaffey. Raandesk Gallery, NYC.

VOX V: Curated by Ryan Trecartin and Larry Mangel. Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia.

Affordable Art Fair, Fall 2009.

GODDESS: Curated by Tony Orrico. Under Minerva Gallery, NYC.

It’s Only Black and White, Raandesk Gallery, NYC.

In Your Dreams: Curated by Edward Sullivan. Pen and Brush, NYC.




 2013: The Den of Hearts: Affect, Emotion, and Structures of Power in a Manhattan Hotspot.Master’s Thesis, Draper Program in Humanities and Social Thought.

2012: Come and See Us:Edition of 26, Zine release at Double Break Gallery, San Diego.

2011: The Bitch In Me: FAME Magazine.

2010: Anamesa: The Interdisciplinary Journal of New York University.

2007: Encyclopedia Destructica, Volume Coatlique, Issue 1: edition of 30. Pittsburgh, PA.

2005: Encyclopedia Destructica, Volume Atum, Issue 1: edition of 30, Pittsburgh, PA