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CV

Jennifer Sova
Chicago, IL
jennelisesova@gmail.com

 

EDUCATIONpage1image1952

2016         Bachelor of Arts, Photography, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

EXHIBITIONS / SCREENINGS

2017         All Work and No Play, The Overlook, Chicago, IL

                 Chicagoland Shorts Film Festival Vol. 3, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

                 Chicagoland Shorts Film Festival Vol. 3, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

                 Outside the House, Group Show, Northbrook, IL

                 The Dojo Media Night, The Dojo, Chicago, IL

                 Expectations: A Feminist Video Screening, Lillstreet Loft, Chicago, IL

2016        DREADFUL, Group Show, In House, Chicago, IL

                19th International, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

                BA Graduating Show, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

2015        Matter in Medium, Group Show, Throop Studios, Chicago, IL

                Columbia College Chicago Open House, Street Installation, Chicago, IL

RESIDENCIES

2017        Multitude Residency, The Overlook, Chicago, IL

2016        LAUNCH Residency, Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

PUBLICATIONS

2017         Multitude Vol. 1  Humanness, Self-published

                 “Inspired by the ‘lack of’: The necessity for representation in art,” Bossy Chicago, Isabel    

                        Benatar, August 17 

                 “Chicago Feminists Create Spaces for Art and Activism,” Medill Reports Chicago, Ritu Prasad,

                        March 7

2016         LAUNCH Alumni Newsletter, Artist Interview

2015        The Columbia Chronicle, Photography Edition, Photo Feature

                Feminist Faces, social media campaign to promote feminist activism

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ARTIST TALKS / PANELS

2017        Art, Politics, & Self, Panel for Going Dutch Arts Festival, Elgin, IL

                LAUNCH Residency Returning Artist Talk, Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

                Multitude Residency, Artist Talk, The Overlook, Chicago, IL

2016        Not My President: A Feminist Conversation, Weinberg Newton Gallery, Chicago, IL

                19th International, Artist Talk, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

CURATORIAL

2017        Blanket Statements, Multi-city Exhibition Project, The Overlook, Chicago, IL

                Going Rouge (event), Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL

                Sustain: Performance as Activism, Lillstreet Loft, Chicago, IL. 

                Expectations: A Feminist Video Screening, Lillstreet Loft, Chicago, IL

2016        Mushrooming: A Collaborative Animation, In House, Chicago, IL

                DREADFUL, In House, Chicago, IL

                Abandon Margins: New Work by Sydney Shavers, The Overlook, Chicago, IL

PROFESSIONAL page2image8088

2017        Autotelic Studios, Studio Manager, Chicago, IL

2016 -     Founder & Executive Director, The Overlook Residency Program, Chicago, IL

2016        Gallery Assistant, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL

                Artist Assistant, Myra Greene, Chicago, IL

                EXPO Chicago, VIP Events, Chicago, IL

                Museum of Contemporary Photography, Collections Assistant, Chicago, IL

2014-16  Museum of Contemporary Photography, Exhibitions Assistant, Chicago, IL

2015        EXPO Chicago, VIP & Guest Relations, Chicago, IL

2014        Lillstreet Art Center, Photography Intern, Chicago, IL

                Help-Portrait, Photographer’s Assistant, Chicago, IL