Jessica Wohl

Sewanee Tennessee USA

 

 
  White America,  Found fabrics, bed sheets, shirts, pillowcases, machine quilting.

White America, Found fabrics, bed sheets, shirts, pillowcases, machine quilting.

 
 

Above: Twist and Shout; Bend and Snap; Red Hot Mama, collage on paper.

 

Jessica Wohl received her BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2001 and her MFA from the University of Georgia in 2010. Originally trained as an illustrator with specialization in art history, her studio practice now includes drawing, painting, embroidery, quilting, collage and installation. Wohl’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including at the Belfast Photo Festival, the Robert Mann Gallery in New York and the Zeitgeist Gallery in Nashville. Her work has also been exhibited at venues in Miami, Atlanta, New Orleans, Kansas City, England, Finland, Norway, Italy, Hong Kong 

 
 
  Good Luck , found fabrics, bed sheets, pillow cases, shirts, embroidery and machine quilting.

Good Luck, found fabrics, bed sheets, pillow cases, shirts, embroidery and machine quilting.

and Korea, and has recently been featured in New American Paintings, Burnaway, Vogue and ArtNews. Her work is collected by the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, the Sprint-Nextel Corporation, the H&R Block World Headquarters, numerous private collectors and is included in the Drawing Center’s Viewing Program. She is currently an assistant professor of Art at the University of the South where she teaches Drawing and Painting.

 

 
 

Stars and Bars, found fabrics, bed sheets, pillow cases, shirts, embroidery and machine quilting.

 
 
 
  Good Luck  (detail)

Good Luck (detail)