Joan Mitchell Center

Jessica Vogel Brown

Emerging AIR
Sculptor
September 11 – December 15
New Orleans, LA
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Jessica Vogel Brown is a mixed media sculptor and installation artist focusing on the visual grammar and rhetoric of materials. She was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and received her BFA in 2008 from Wake Forest University. In 2012, she received her MFA in sculpture from Massachusetts College of Art and Design. During graduate school and through 2015, Jessica worked at various museums and galleries such as the Bakalar and Paine Gallery, The Guggenheim Museum, and the Louisiana State Museum. Her experience as a preparator, exhibition builder and exhibition designer, highly influenced her as an installation artist. Jessica has been living and working in New Orleans since 2013, where she is a current member of the Front gallery and now teaches sculpture at Luther Charter High School. Jessica has exhibited work nationally and internationally, showing in Louisiana, North Carolina, Boston, New York, Texas, Japan and Mexico.

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Cloud Shelf

Cloud Shelf

2016, MDF, house paint, plaster, 12 x 60 x 12 inches

Cloud Shelf Detail

Cloud Shelf Detail

2016, MDF, house paint, plaster

To Contain a Mountain

To Contain a Mountain

2016, MDF, house paint, foam, flocking fibers, sand, 48 x 24 x 20 inches

Altocumulus

Altocumulus

2016, MDF, plexiglass, polyfiber, LED lights, 20 x 24 x 34 inches

Bent

Bent

2015, foam, house paint, sheetrock, hot glue, wallpaper, installation dimensions vary

Bent Detail

Bent Detail

2015, foam composite, house paint, sheetrock, hot glue, wallpaper, installation dimensions vary

Lunar Window

Lunar Window

2014,sheetrock, foam-core, foam composite, plastic lining, mortar, house paint, installation dimensions vary

Chocolate Curl

Chocolate Curl

2012, house paint, cement, wood, MDF, 48 x 30 x 15 inches