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Jeanine Oleson

August 18 — August 31

Jeanine Oleson is an interdisciplinary artist working with images, materiality and language, which she forms into complex and humorous objects, images, videos and performances. She attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Rutgers University, and Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. She also published two books about performance projects in 2012, “What?” and “The Greater New York Smudge Cleanse” and has a forthcoming book, “Conduct Matters,” published by Dancing Foxes Press in Fall 2019. Oleson has taught at Parsons School of Design, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Sarah Lawrence College, New York University, MICA. She is also a lead collaborator since 2013 on a participatory project, “Photo Requests from Solitary” that provides images to people held in solitary confinement and supports advocacy efforts to end the practice in US prisons. Oleson teaches at Rutgers University and lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Photo Credit: Alex Thebez

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