Bio

Jenny Granberry is a figurative painter who works as a production artist in Austin, Texas. She graduated from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, TX in 2011 with a BFA emphasizing in painting. She has studied art in both Europe and New York City at the School of Visual Arts. 

Artist Statement

Through painting the figure I give a visual representation to those persistent thoughts that are often running through my brain. Because of the personal nature of my work I often depict myself or friends and family members so that I can closely connect with each piece. 

 

Employment

Production Artist, Strong Events, Austin, TX - 2016 - present

Golden Working Artist, Austin, TX - 2017- present

Education

B.F.A., Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX - 2011

The School of Visual Arts, Summer Residency New York City, NY - 2011

British Studies Program: Queen Mary College, London, England - 2010

Solo Exhibitions

"Thoughtscapes" Black Lagoon Gallery, Austin, Texas - 2016

Group Exhibitions

"After Some Reflection" Gray Duck Gallery, Austin, Texas - 2015

"Tomfoolery: Humor in Art" Georgetown Art Center, Georgetown, Texas - 2014

“I Am My World”, NOoSphere, New York City, New York - 2013

“Senior Exhibition” Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual ArtsMidwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX - 2011

Juried Exhibitions

“2013 Art Hop Exhibit”, Georgetown Public Library, Georgetown, Texas - 2013

“Meet Up Pavilion” South by Southwest, Austin Convention Center. Austin, Texas - 2013

“The Woodlands High School Art Trust”, The Woodlands High School, Woodlands, Texas - 2013

“2012 Art Hop Exhibit”, Georgetown Public Library, Georgetown, Texas - 2012

“Solely Art”, Student Exhibition Project Space, Tarrant Community College, North West Campus, Fort Worth, TX - 2011

“Annual Student Exhibition”, Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Arts, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX - 2011

“Kappa Pi: Eta Epsilon Student Exhibition”, Jenson Gallery, Wichita Falls, TX - 2011

 “Rising Eyes of Texas” Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX - 2011

“Kappa Pi: Eta Epsilon Student Exhibition” Museum of Art at Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX - 2010

“Annual Student Exhibition”, Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Arts, Wichita Falls, TX - 2010

“Annual Student Exhibition”, Juanita and Ralph Harvey School of Visual Arts, Wichita Falls, TX - 2008

Publications

Raw Paw Zine vol. 4 - 2013

Wichita Falls Literary Arts Review vol. 6. - 2013

Blue Canvas, The Artist Network issue 13 Honorable mention in "New Beginnings" contest. - 2012

American Artist, Watercolor, summer 2012 issue. Annual cover contest finalist - 2012

Sketchbook 2012, Kappa Pi International Art Fraternity. First place Annual student competition - 2012

Voices, a Student Literary Arts Journal, vol. 34, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX - 2011

Voices, a Student Literary Arts Journal, vol. 33, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX - 2009       

 

 

 

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