EDUCATION

2014  MFA, Painting and Drawing, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL
2011  BFA with distinction, Painting and Drawing, Concordia University, Montreal QC

SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2016 Bria, Sub-Mission, Chicago IL
2015 That’s What She Said (w/ Etta Sandry), Roots & Culture, Chicago IL
2012/13 Learning to Live with Your Aloneness Laroche/Joncas, Montreal QC
2011 Making Room (w/ Rachel Shaw), 427, Belgo Building, Montreal QC
2010  Art Anarcholympics (w/ Bridget Moser), Red Bird (Nuit Blanche), Montreal QC
2009  You Don’t Have to Go Home, But You Can’t Stay Here, Gallery X, Montreal QC
2009  Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, (w/ Bridget Moser), Art Pop, Montreal QC
2008  Pictionary (w/ Darcy Cooke), VAV Gallery, Concordia, Montreal QC
2008  Colour Coded, the FiftyFifty Arts Collective, Victoria BC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 A New Look, Monique Meloche, Chicago IL
2017 Three One-on-Ones (curated by Magalie Guérin), Cleve Carney Gallery, Glen Ellyn IL
2017 The Sensual World, Owens Art Gallery, Mount Allison University, Sackville NB
2016 The Month Show with Jesse Malmed, PRINTtEXT, Indianapolis IN
2015 Exposition 10ième Anniversaire, Laroche/Joncas, Montreal QC
2015 The Dominion of Chuckles, Sharky’s Place, Chicago IL
2015 Male Nudes, The Honey Hole, Chicago IL
2015 Talents’ Archive, Onassis Cultural Center, Athens Greece
2014 Embodiment, The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, University of Chicago, Chicago IL
2014 DIY:XX, Ralph Arnold Gallery, Loyola University, Chicago IL
2014 Thesis, Woman Made, Chicago IL
2014 Brain Frame 19, Thalia Hall, Chicago IL
2014 Lumpen Comics Exhibition, Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago IL
2014 SAIC MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago IL
2014 Salonathon (performance), Beauty Bar, Chicago IL
2014 Brain Frame 16 (performance), Constellation, Chicago IL
2014 Boulevard Dreamers (performance), Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL
2013 Global Positioning Systems (Green Acres), Art Expo (curator Amanda Ross-Ho), Chicago IL
2013 Poetry Slam, Rhombus Space, Brooklyn NY
2013 Vitrious Humor (collaborative mural with Chicago comics collective Trubble Club), Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL
2011  Combine, FoFA Gallery, Montreal QC
2011  stART, Gallery Studio 21, Halifax NS
2011  Mental, Galerie Onze, Cegep Vieux Montreal, Montreal QC
2011  We’ve Been Here Before, Studio 303, Montreal QC
2009  Art Pop Fundraiser, Push Gallery, Montreal QC
2009  Fresh Paint, New Construction, Art Mûr, Montreal QC
2009  Demon Night, Lab Synthese, Montreal QC
2009  Orange Table, Galerie Onze, Cegep Vieux Montreal, Montreal QC
2009  Surface Tension, Les Territoires Gallery, Montreal QC
2009  The Beginning/The End, Les Territoires Gallery, Montreal QC

PUBLICATIONS & PRINTS

“The Sensual World," exhibition catalogue, Sackville NB, April 2017
“Gunt” Joketown Crier, Montreal, QC, April 2017
"Debt Settling Lifestyle,” The Nib, November 2016
“Wage Labourer,” Joketown Crier, Montreal, QC, November 2016
Hot or Not: 20th Century Male Artists, Koyama Press, Toronto ON September 2016
Life’s Too Short, Trubble Club, Chicago IL June 2015
Bodblestein, Trubble Club, Chicago IL June 2014
“Mile End,” Lumpen Comics Issue, Chicago IL June 2014
“Raven 72D,” The Editorial Poetry Insert, Montreal QC (upcoming)
“Kenny Rogers: Tomb of the Unknown Love, pt 3” the Tardy Eagle, Boston, MA May 2014
Girls on Pot (offset print), Oily Comics, Hancock, MA April 2014
“Kenny Rogers: Tomb of the Unknown Love, pt 2” the Tardy Eagle, Boston, MA January 2014
“Kenny Rogers: Tomb of the Unknown Love, pt 1” the Tardy Eagle, Boston, MA December 2013
Rave #1, Oily Comics, Hancock, MA 2013 (upcoming)
Mrs Connie Dutton, Oily Comics, Hancock, MA June 2013
The Public Life of Bees, Oily Comics, Hancock, MA February 2013
“I, Child Weirdo,” The Editorial, August 2012
My Sincerest Apologies, Oily Comics, Hancock, MA June 2012
“Foreword,” COMBINE 2010 catalogue, FoFA Gallery, Montreal December 2010

PRESS

Sutton, Benjamin. “The Most Important Question About Modern Art’s Great Men: Hot or Not?” Hyperallergic, November 3, 2016
Cardoza, Kerry. “Making Art from Loss,“ NewCity, October 12, 2016
Dluzen, Robin. “Editorial: Recommendations,” Visual Art Source, October 10 2016
Clough, Rob. “Koyama: Jessica Campbell,“ High-Low, September 27, 2016
Spurgeon, Tom. “Sunday Interview,” the Comics Reporter, September 2016
Rogers, Sean. ”Review: New comics from Jessica Campbell, Tom Gauld and Riad Sattouf.“ the Globe and Mail, September 16, 2016
Sava, Oliver. ”This Hot Or Not preview judges renowned male artists on their looks.“ the AV Club, September 7, 2016
Sierzputowski, Kate. ”Jessica Campbell’s Drawn-Out Humor,“ INSIDE / WITHIN, July 2015
Toale, Erin. “Breakout Artists 2015: Chicago’s Next Generation of Image Makers.“ NewCity, April 30, 2015
Kuntz, Jac. “Not Just a Pretty Cover.” Fnewsmagazine, March 2, 2015
Morris, Matt. “Kavi Gupta Opens Art Bookstore in West Loop.“ NewCity, September 12, 2014
Froh, Kelly. “Six Great Small Press Titles You Should Seek Out.” Bitch Media, November 5th, 2013
Seven, John. “Book Review: Mind MGMT by Matt Kindt & The Public Life of Bees by Jessica Campbell,” the North Adams Transcript, May 29, 2013
Spurgeon, Tom. “Sunday Interview,” the Comics Reporter, July 2012
Ugolini, Rebecca. “Come together right now,” the Concordian, November 22, 2011
Pohl, John. “Jean Paul Lemieux’s northern views are an easy sell,” the Gazette, November 19, 2011
Chan, Crystal. “Warped Interiors,” the Montreal Mirror, November 17, 2011
Crummey, Rachel. “Making Room With Jessica Campbell and Rachel Shaw,” Primed, November 16, 2011. Web. November 16, 2011
Gay, Sofia. “Public Places For Private Spaces,” the Concordian, November 15, 2011
Barnard, Elissa. “Studio 21 Exhibits Art From Students Across Canada,” the Chronicle Herald, April 1, 2011
“Nuit Blanche: Best Bets for Montreal’s All-Night Art Party,” CanadianArt.com, February 2, 2010
Fadden, Robin. “Dream Big,” The Hour, October 1, 2009
Eisen, Jaime and Natalie Gitt. “Appetite For Destruction,” The Link,September 29, 2009
Avrashi, Adam. “Piñata Playhouse,” The Concordian, September 29, 2009
Dewolfe, Stacey. “Autumn Harvest,” Montreal Mirror, September 10, 2009
Lortie, Marie-Claude. “La bonne affaire de la semaine” La Presse (blog),August 5, 2009
Boulianne, Mario. “De Gatineau à Québec en 24 heures.” Le Droit, July 27, 2009
Dewolfe, Stacey. “All Killer, No Filler.” Montreal Mirror, July 23, 2009
Mavrikakis, Nicolas. “Peinture fraîche et nouvelle construction: Artistes de demain?” Voir, July 12, 2009
Fadden, Robin. “Hitlist.” The Hour, July 9, 2009
“Accolades,” Concordia Journal, June 4, 2009
Dewolfe, Stacey. “Heated Spaces.” Montreal Mirror, June 4, 2009
Delgado, Jérôme. “Montréal - Vieilles photos et peinture fraîche s’affichent sur murs et sur rues.” Le Devoir, May 9, 2009

GRANTS, AWARDS, AND RESIDENCIES

2017 Doug Wright Spotlight Award Nominee
2014 Edward L. Ryerson MFA Fellowship, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2013 Ox Bow Residency with Merit Scholarship
2012 Vermont Studio Center Residency with Artist Grant
2010  Art Dealers Association of Canada Art Foundation Scholarship
2009-10  BC Arts Council Visual Art Senior Award Scholarship
2009  Stanley Mills Prize
2008–09  BC Arts Council Visual Art Senior Award Scholarship