Artist Archive

Virtual Visit – Attending to Particulars at Tibor de Nagy

July 28, 2020

Like so many other shows that opened in March – my show at Tibor had a short run as it was shuttered early on as New York entered the ‘pause’. Below is a short video and the press release — Attending to Particulars Virtual Walkthrough – Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Spring 2020 from J Mazza […]

2020 | News & Exhibitions


March 4, 2020

The headlines tell us we are living through a historic time, but this seems a promise—a consolation prize of sorts—as from moment to moment I feel lost in time. It is as if time has ceased to move forward at all. The historical event promised to us comes from imagining ourselves on the other side […]

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“Disobedience is not careless” at the James Gallery

February 6, 2020

About the exhibition Join us for the exhibition reception of “Disobedience is Not Careless” by Jen Mazza in the James Gallery on Thursday, September 20, 2018, from 6-8pm with a special poetry reading by Jess Laser. What does painting specifically “do?” Painting has been a mode of public expression throughout many systems of culture and […]

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Groups shows February and March

February 20, 2017

Shows opening at Tibor de Nagy, February 26th and at the Knockdown Center March 4th

2017 | News & Exhibitions


January 28, 2017

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The Hunt

December 29, 2016

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All in green

December 25, 2016

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Ryman at Dia Chelsea

July 18, 2016

The use of white focuses the viewer on the tactile — on the paint itself. It is tempting to see the subject of these paintings as the very process of painting itself. But this simplistic reading overlooks a great deal. There always seems to be a point at which the meaning of a work of […]

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La Storia

May 12, 2016

LA STORIA, exhibition view   Thrilled to show with Michelle and Laurie in Jersey City – La Storia – listed as one of AFC’s must see events Elsa Morante’s seminal novel of Italian women and children’s experience and struggles during the Second World War, La Storia, provides both the theme and the title of the […]

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A Dialog…

May 6, 2016

Jen Mazza: (A Dialogue of Three Disciplines) hi Richard, I was just finishing Joselit’s piece and found it funny/interesting that many of the things he talks about are things I have picked out from other readings. Like this quote by Hito Steyerl, which refers to her medium and documentary film, but resonates with my concerns […]

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