Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Exhibitions, CV, Press

Jessica Jackson Hutchins (b. 1971 in Chicago, Illinois) produces sculptural installations, assemblages, paintings, and large-scale ceramics that often transform everyday household objects. She has recently had solo exhibitions at Columbus College of Art and Design in Columbus, OH (2016); the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum (2014); the Hepworth Wakefield Museum (2013); the Broad Art Museum in East Lansing, MI (2013); and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, MA (2011). Significant group exhibitions include Makeshift at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, where Hutchins first premiered her performance work; the 55th Venice Biennale, The Encyclopedic Palace (2013); and The Whitney Biennial (2010). Her work has been incorporated into public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; the Brooklyn Museum, New York; the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; the Margulies Collection, Miami; and the Portland Art Museum, Portland. Hutchins holds a BA in Art History from Oberlin College and an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She lives and works in Portland, Oregon.

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Undercurrents, 2023
papier mâché, oil crayon, mono print on linen
78 3/4h x 78 3/4w x 1 3/4d in
200.03h x 200.03w x 4.45d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Wrecked and Righteous, 2022
found and glazed ceramic
16h x 16 1/2w x 4 1/2d in
40.64h x 41.91w x 11.43d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Milagros 1 Blue Arm, 2021
paper mache, glazed ceramic and mixed media on canvas
57h x 40w x 5d in
144.78h x 101.60w x 12.70d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Medvedev’s Mess, 2021
glazed ceramic, shoelaces, paint and collage on canvas
14 1/2h x 11 1/2w x 1 1/2d in
36.83h x 29.21w x 3.81d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Butterfly Kiss, 2019
flashe and acrylic and wood stain on board with glazed ceramic
11 3/4h x 15 1/2w x 2 3/4d in
29.84h x 39.37w x 6.99d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
My Friend the Poet, 2019
ceramic, plaster, papier mâché, chair
63h x 30w x 33d in
160.02h x 76.20w x 83.82d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Dog, 2018
encaustic, ceramic, oil paint, and collage on mono print on linen
64 1/2h x 42w x 3d in
163.83h x 106.68w x 7.62d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins and Conny Purtill
The Ground: Under the Table, 2019
mixed media, glazed ceramic, gesso, India ink, and pencil on canvas
24h x 18w x 4 1/2d in
60.96h x 45.72w x 11.43d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
A Certain Hill, 2019
glazed ceramic, wooden chair, chalk
45h x 20 1/4w x 20 1/2d in
114.30h x 51.44w x 52.07d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Cloud, 2019
glazed ceramic, fused glass
12h x 15w x 3d in
30.48h x 38.10w x 7.62d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Wild Core, 2019
glazed ceramic, fused glass, plastic chair
33h x 26w x 33d in
83.82h x 66.04w x 83.82d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Winter Sun on Virginia Hill, 2019
glazed ceramic
22 1/2h x 13w x 10d in
57.15h x 33.02w x 25.40d cm

Jessica Jackson Hutchins
Last Chapter, 2019
glazed ceramic, flashe on board
14h x 11w x 3 1/2d in
35.56h x 27.94w x 8.89d cm