© 2021 Jordyn Oetken





Say hi!
jordie.oetken@gmail.com

Education

MFA, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 2017
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Madison, ME 2013
BFA, Murray State University, Murray, KY 2013
Yale University School of Art, Norfolk, CT 2012

Residencies

MacDowell, Peterborough, NH 2021
CanSerrat, El Bruc, Spain 2021
The Lighthouse Works, Fisher's Island, NY 2018
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 2013

Lectures / Visiting

University of Louisville, KY 2020
UCSD, San Diego, CA 2020
Campbell Hall, Studio City, CA 2020
The Cooper Union, New York, NY 2020 (February)
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME 2020 (February)
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 2020 (January)
New York Film Academy, Los Angeles, CA 2019
CalArts CSSSA Program, Valencia, CA 2016

Exhibitions

2021 When in Athens, The Humid, Athens, GA
2020 Trunk Show, Tiger Strikes Astroid, Los Angeles, CA
2020 Palm Photo, East Photographic Gallery, London, UK
2020 Unnamed for Decades, w/ Erin Johnson, Maine Museum of Contemporary Art
2020 Drive By, Art in the Age of Social Distancing, Los Angeles, CA
2020 Nightshade, Iris Projects, Venice, CA, collaboration w/ Erin Johnson
2020 Island Bunkers, Ferguson Museum, Fisher’s Island, NY
2019 Salon at The Wing, Los Angeles, CA
2019 The Vision Board, Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Crux, Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Alligator, Partial Shade at Club Lake, Huntsville, TX
2018 From Earth, AR Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Photographers of Fisher's Island, 1940s to Date, Ferguson Museum, FI, NY
2018 Belt Friction, Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Crux, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Screening: Portal, Situations Gallery, New York, NY
2017 Nasty Women, The Parachute Factory, Lexington, KY
2017 Uprise, The Untitled Space, New York, NY
2016 Screening: Shoot, The Loisaida Center, New York, NY

2016 Natural / Unnatural, Gowanus Swim Society, Brooklyn, NY
2016 UCLA MFA Preview, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 J1, Athens Institute for Contemporary Art, Athens, GA
2014 CMCA Biennial, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
2014 Post-Photography: Beyond the Print, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA
2014 From the Heartland, Churchman-Fehsenfeld Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2014 The Last Brucennial, BHQF, New York, NY
2013 Insularity, Curris Gallery, Murray, KY

2013 Paducah Photo International, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY
2013 Biannual, Janice Mason Art Museum, Cadiz, KY
2012 Yale + Norfolk, Ajaia Gallery, Norfolk, CT
2011 International Exchange Exhibition, Daegu University, Daegu, South Korea

Grants / Awards

2021 GrantOne, CanSerrat, El Bruc, Spain
2018 Individual Artist Grant, Lighthouse Works, Fisher's Island, NY
2017 Art Council Award, UCLA
2016 Departmental Excellence Award, UCLA
2016 Photography Area Award, UCLA
2016 Graduate Division Award, UCLA
2015 D’Arcy Hayman Award, UCLA
2015 Artist Enrichment Grant, Kentucky Foundation for Women
2014 Presidential Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center
2012 Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship, Yale University
2013 Luke Oas Alumni Award, Murray State University
2013 Hope, Endeavor, and Achievement Award, Murray State University
2013 Breazeale Fellowship, Murray State University
2012 Marie Holton Memorial Fellowship, Murray State University
2012 Clara M. Eagle Award of Excellence, Murray State University