About

b. 1986, HK.

Photo by Paul Esposito

Photo by Paul Esposito

 

Jenn Dierdorf is a visual artist working in painting.  She received her B.F.A. in Sculpture from the University of Kansas and her M.F.A. from the University of Connecticut.  Dierdorf has been artist-in-residence at several arts programs including the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Wassaic Art Project. Her work has been exhibited widely including Lancaster Museum of Art, PA, Minnesota National Print Biennial at the University of Minnesota, MN, Art Space in New Haven, CT, Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, Cindy Rucker Gallery and Morgan Lehman Gallery in New York City.

From 2008-2013 she was the Executive Director of SOHO20 Gallery where she created and curated Savoir-Faire, an annual performance art series that featured emerging women performance artists. From 2014-2018 she was on the the Committee for Women in the Arts at the College Art Association as well as contributing to Bushwick Art Crit Group, NYC Creative Salon and Artists Talk on Art. Dierdorf is currently a Visual Arts Board member of the art collective ABC No Rio and a coordinator for The Feminist Art Project  out of Rutgers University. Dierdorf is the Co-Founder of the creative networking initiative Lady Painters and a contributor to The Coastal Post art blog.  She maintains a studio in Brooklyn, NY.