In Conversation: Jessica Dickinson & Patricia Treib

Painting Lecture Series
November 8, 2013, 3:30–4:30 pm
San Francisco Campus

Drawing Room 200 (former PLAySPACE Gallery)
Free and open to CCA community only (first-come, first served basis -- seating extremely limited)

More info: Linda Geary,

About Jessica Dickinson

Jessica Dickinson was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, and has been based in Brooklyn since 1999. Her recent solo exhibitions include David Peterson Gallery in Minneapolis (2013); Maisterravalbuena in Madrid (2012); and James Fuentes in New York (2011, 2009).

Group exhibitions include Paintings from the Zublodowicz Collection: Painting in the 2.5th Dimension at the Zubludowicz Collection in London; Online Biennale 2013, selected by Nancy Spector; Come Through at Sikkema Jenkins in New York, and Besides, With, Against, and Yet: Abstraction and the Ready Made Gesture at The Kitchen in New York; along with being included at group shows at Lehman Maupin, Max Protech, Andrew Kreps, Altman Siegel, Derek Eller Gallery, and Cranbrook Museum of Art, among others.

Dickinson’s solo exhibitions have been reviewed in Artforum, Art in America, and the New Yorker, among others.

Her awards include a Farpath Grant in Dijon France (2008), a Change, Inc grant (2003), and The Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation Space Program (2001).

Dickinson was appointed critic in painting at Yale School of Art in 2012, and has taught at Cooper Union, Rhode Island School of Design, Maryland Institute College of Art, and Pace University.

She received her BFA from Maryland Institute College of Art and her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art.

Dickinson has an upcoming solo exhibition at Altman Siegel gallery in San Francisco (November 2-December 21).

About Patricia Treib

Patricia Treib's selected group exhibitions include Modern Talking at the Cluj Museum, Cluj, Romania (2012); Expanded Painting, Prague Biennale 5, Prague, Czech Republic (2011); Besides, With, Against, And Yet: Abstraction and The Ready-Made Gesture -- curated by Debra Singer, The Kitchen (2009).

Solo exhibitions have been held at Tibor de Nagy Gallery (2012) and John Connelly Presents (2008). Treib was a 2013 MacDowell Colony Fellow and a Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation grantee in 2007.

She received an MFA from Columbia University in 2006 and a BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2001. She lives and works in Brooklyn.

Treib has an upcoming solo show at Wallspace Gallery in New York (November 1-December 21).