Jennifer Monick was born in Minneapolis, MN. She currently lives and works in New York City. Monick received her B.A. in Anthropology and Religion at Barnard College, New York, NY and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME (1999). Recent group exhibitions include 2002 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition, Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens, NY (2002); Paper, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT (2001); White Hot, Smack Mellon Studios, Brooklyn, NY (2000); From Head to Toe: Traces of the Body, University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Drawing to an End, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY (1998); and Blind Faith, White Columns, New York, NY (1997). Monick has had solo exhibitions at Kent Gallery, New York, NY (2001) and First New York: Staff Gallery (1997).