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Contact: hendersonhenderson@gmail.com

Education

2007 MFA, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey

2004 BFA, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas

2000-02 Visual Art Studies, Brookhaven College, Dallas, Texas

Selected Exhibitions

2016

Not Monumental, Gray Matters Gallery, Dallas, Texas. Curated by Jimmie Hudson.

2015

Cosmicomics, Frosch & Portmann, NYC. Curated by Vicki Sher.
Temple of Vates, HKJB, Brooklyn, NY.
The Work In Between, CIVA Labs, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Curated by Karen Brummund.
Family Ties, 500X, Dallas, Texas. Curated by Bonnie Leibowitz and Julie Torres.
New Work City, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Julie Torres.

2014

Second Family, NY, NY. Curated by Julie Torres.
Family Style, Formerly Pocket Utopia, NYC, NY. Curated by Julie Torres.
Do It Yourself | SM-HKJBNY, Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Julie Torres and Sean Montgomery. (catalog)
Collective Show MX - NY, Casa Maauad, Mexico City, Mexico.
Vector - Issue 3, Vector Artists Journal, Brooklyn, NY
Genesis Forward Battery, Underdonk, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by HKJB.

2013

Collective Show Mx, Neter, Mexico City, Mexico

2012

Upside Downturn, Gallery Laroche/Joncas, Montreal, Quebec. Curated by HKJB.
On the Fence, The Dirty Dirty, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Martha Clippinger.
The Final Frontier, The Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Matt Jones. (catalog)

2011

Deck the Walls, Sardine, Brooklyn, NY.
Control Alt Delete, HKJB, Brooklyn, NY. (catalog)

2010

Transmutation, Beta Spaces 2010, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Eric Leiser.
Collective Show NY, Participant Inc., NYC, NY.
The Perseids, Custer Observatory, Southold, NY. Curated by Kari Adelaide and Sorine Anderson.
Temporary IX, Secondhome Projects, Berlin, Germany. Curated by Petra Prahl. (catalog)
Science Fair, Flux Factory, Long Island City, NY. Curated by the Metric System.
Portable Caves, HKJB, Long Island City, NY.

2009

Joshua’s Birthday Party, Envoy Enterprises, NYC, NY. Organized by Apartment Show.
And Their Allocation, Economics: Art Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. Curated by Karen Brummund.
Bad Graphic Design, Gowanus Studio Space, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by HKJB.
Extra!Extra!, All Things Project, NYC, NY. Curated by Samuel Kho.
Personal Abstraction, HKJB, Brooklyn, NY.
If the Dogs are Barking, Artists Space, NYC, NY. Organized by Apartment Show.

2008

I Heart Art, Dumbo Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY.
I AM NOT A MACHINE: This life is not the last painting, New York Center for Art and Media Studies, NYC, NY. Curated by Christina Beckett.
Night of 1,000 Drawings, Artists Space, NYC, NY.
30 Years, 30 Artists: Brookhaven Alumni, Forum Gallery, Dallas, Texas. Curated by David Newman.

2007

Legibility and an Aesthetic of Blindness, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

2006

Welcome Back Show, Mason Gross Galleries, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

2005

Suitcase 02, Glas Moog, Kunsthochscule für Medien, Köln, Germany.

Curatorial Projects

HKJB

Collective Show

Born to Die

Interviews & Published Works

Critical Thoughts On Geographic Information Systems, Vector Artists Journal, Issue 3 - New York City, 2014

86 Items, published by Jason Alejandro/Invisible Library, 2014

20 Questions for Jay Henderson, Ithaca MOMA, 2014

Jay Henderson, Buddy of Work, 2014

Jay Henderson, Ten Words And One Shot, 2014

Bibliography

D'Agostino, Paul, Space & Specters: From Calvino to Tarantino, Brooklyn Magazine, 2015.
Micchelli, Thomas, Alien Forms: 'Cosmicomics' at Frosch&Portmann, Hyperallergic, 2015.
Vartanian, Hrag, Before the Studios Open: Friday Night Shows at Bushwick Open Studios, Hyperallergic, 2014.
Sinelnikova, Julia, Artists Do It Themselves: Julie Torres’ Sprawling Curatorial Project at BOS 2014, Bushwick Daily, 2014.
Nadeau, Nicole, Sporty Princess, Hautedads, 2014
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