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Born: Tacoma, WA 1980. Lives and works in Los Angeles

Education: The Evergreen State College, Olympia Wa. BA in fine arts, 2002

Solo Exhibits

2010
Soil, Seattle Wa. “Bang, Universe, Everything”

2008
Gallery 4Culture, Seattle Wa. “Makeshift Monuments”
Seminal Projects, San Diego Ca. “Out of Sight”

2007
The Helm, Tacoma Wa. Two person show with Whiting Tennis

2006
Tacoma Contemporary Woolsworth Window installation
Soil, Seattle Wa. “How does Grass Grow”
Icebox Contemporary, Tacoma Wa. “Surrender”

2005
Pricelessworks Gallery, Seattle Wa. “Momento Mori”

Selected Group Exhibits & Projects

2011
Prole Drift, Seattle, Wa. "An Empty Vase"
Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle Wa. "Game Theory"
Valley & Taylor, Seattle Wa. "Residence"

2010
Gage Academy of Art, Seattle Wa. “Kaleidoscope”
Storefronts Seattle (with Shunpike) Seattle Wa.
Columbia City Gallery, Seattle Wa. “UnWrapped”
Bond Street Gallery, Brookyln, NY. “New Americana”
Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Wa. “Set the Table for SAM”

2009
Soil, Seattle Wa. “Forces and Formations”
Crawl Space, Seattle Wa. “Call and Response” curated by Jeffry Mitchell
Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle Wa. “Shelter”

2008
Aqua Art Fair, Miami, Fl. (with Soil, Seattle Wa)
Giant Robot Gallery, New York, NY. “Crocodile Tears”

2007
Aqua Art Fair, Miami Fl. (with Seminal Projects San Diego, Ca)
Chicago Art Source, Chigago Il. “Under 5 feet”
Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle Wa. “In Focus”

2006
Chase Gallery, Spokane, Wa.
Evergreen Gallery, Olympia Wa. “Colleges, Cronies & Friends”
Aqua Art Fair, Miami, Fl. (with Soil, Seattle Wa)
Soil, Seattle Wa. New Members Show

2005
Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle Wa. “Painting Marathon”
Pricelessworks Gallery, Seattle Wa.
Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle Wa. “Introductions”

2004
Urban Institute for Conteporary Art, Grand Rapids, Mi. “Portals”
New Arts Program, Kutztown, Pa. “Small Works”

Awards

2010
Artist Trust, Seattle Wa. GAP Grant

2009
Seattle Office of Arts and Cultral Affairs, City Artist Grant

2009
Seattle Public Utilities Portable Works Commission

2009
4Culture, Seattle Wa, Individual Artist Project Grant

2009
Jentel Foundation, Banner Wy. Artist Residency

2004
Artist Trust, Seattle Wa. GAP Grant

Press

Jen Graves. “Giving it Away”. Stranger Slog, April 22, 2010
Emily Pothast, “The Art of Marketing Art in the Age of Total Economic Annihilation” Translingustic Other, April 22, 2010
Susanna Bluhm, “Magic, Chance, Gifts” Getting to Know You Better, April 15, 2010
Joey Veltkamp, “Bang, Universe, Everything” Best Of, April 8, 2010
Amanda Manitach, “Chauney Peck at Soil” My Heroes Died of Syphilis, April 4, 2010
Jen Graves, Stranger Suggests, Seattle, 2010
Jen Graves, "Lineup" Stranger Slog, Seattle, Jan. 27, 2009
Elizabeth Pence, "Chauney Peck at Gallery 4Culture" Artweek, Palo Alto, Ca. Jan. 2009
Robert Pincus, "Enter the Wasteland" San Diego Union Tribune, Jan. 31, 2008
Jen Graves "Currently Hanging" Stranger Slog, Sept. 24, 2008
Tim Appelo, "Best Bet" Seattle P-I, Sept. 19, 2008
Alex Clayton, Volcano Weekly, Nov. 1, 2007
Jen Graves, "How Does Grass Grow" Stranger Slog, Seattle. Aug. 18, 2006
Alex Clayton "Ride the Art" Volcano Weekly, Tacoma, May 2006
Bre Pettis, "I make things" video interview, 2005
Alex Clayton " Sexy Fish" Volcano Weekly, Tacoma, 2003