Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013

The Gender Show, The George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY

2012

Interior Exposure, Galerie Confluence, Nantes, France

2008

Interior Exposure, Cohen Amador Gallery, New York, NY

Conversation Piece, The Museum of Art, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana (catalog)

2005 

Jessica Todd Harper, Notre Dame University, South Bend, IN

2003

Portraits from Private Spaces, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pittsburgh, PA

 

2002

Legacy, The Hartnett Gallery, The University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Scenes from a Marriage Diary, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA (catalog)

2001

Legacy, Rochester Institute of Technology MFA Thesis Show, Rochester, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012

More Photos About Buildings and Food, Gallery 339, Philadelphia, PA

3rd Annual Photography Exhibition, Philadelphia Photographic Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

2011

The Art of Caring, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

100 Portraits, Australian Centre for Photography Installation, Sydney, Australia

2010

100 Portraits, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Photolucida’s Critical Mass 2009 Top Finalists, Photographic Center North West, Portland, OR

Arnold Newman and his Legacy, Maine Media Workshops, Rockport, ME

2009

Seeing Ourselves: Masterpieces of American Photography, The George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY

What We’re Collecting Now: The Family Photograph, The George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY

Personal Views, Gallery 339, Philadelphia, PA

Best in Show, Pilner International Photography Awards Competition, International tour

2007

Photo Forum, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, X

Indwelling, The Cooper Union, New York, NY

Generations of Caring, Center for Performing Arts, Houston, TX

2006

Portraits from Private Spaces, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA

Group Portrait, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

2005

Inaugural Exhibition of Gallery Artists, Cohen Amador Gallery, New York, New York Several Artists Consider Books, Paul Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Fellowship, The Silver Eye Center For Photography, Pittsburgh, PA

2004

The Woodmere Triennial, The Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA (catalog)

Fellowship, The Silver Eye Center For Photography, Pittsburgh, PA

2003

The 2003 Biennial, The Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA(catalog)

Fellowship, The Silver Eye Center For Photography, Pittsburgh, PA

2002

David Hilliard and Jessica Todd Harper, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR (catalog)

Scenes from a Marriage Diary, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

Fellowship, The Silver Eye Center For Photography, Pittsburgh, PA 

2001

Fellowship, The Silver Eye Center For Photography, Pittsburgh, PA

 

Collections

The George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, NY

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

The Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA

Haverford College, Haverford, PA

Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, Philadelphia, PA

The Wallace Library, Rochester, NY

The Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA

 

Honors & Awards

2010

Society of Publication Designers 45th Annual Print Awards Silver Medalist

2009

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Fellowship

Photo District News winner for Best Book for Interior Exposure

Photolucida’s Critical Mass Top Finalist

2008

First Place Lucie Award, for Interior Exposure

New York Photo Festival Award Winner: Best Fine Art Photograph
New York Photo Festival Finalist for Best Book for Interior Exposure

Oprah Magazine’s Recommended Books of 2008, Interior Exposure

2007

American Photography winner for best of published photography

2006

Photolucida’s Critical Mass Top Finalist

2005

Photo District News’ 30: Our Choice of Photographers to Watch 

Santa Fe Prize Juror’s Choice winner

Photolucida’s Critical Mass Top Finalist

2002

Houston Center for Photography Fellowship

2000

First Prize Merit Scholarship, R.I.T. Graduate Program

 

Education

2001

MFA Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

1997

BA Bryn Mawr College, Cum Laude, Bryn Mawr, PA

Larry Fink Studio, Martins Creek, PA

1996

Ecole Nationale des Arts Decoratifs, Paris, France

 

Lectures

2012

Galerie Confluence, Nantes, France

2009

Interior Exposure, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Interior Exposure, Society of Photographic Education, National Conference, Dallas, TX

2008

Interior Exposures, Author Talk Series, Google Headquarters, Palo Alto, CA

Interior Exposures, Aperture Talks, Aperture Gallery, New York, NY

2007

Jessica Todd Harper, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

2006

Jessica Todd Harper, International Center for Photography, New York, NY

2003

Legacy, Society of Photographic Education, National Conference, Austin, TX

Portraits from Private Spaces, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pittsburgh, PA

2002

Legacy, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

2001

Scenes from a Marriage Diary, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA

 

Teaching Experience

2012 - 2004

Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

2007

International Center for Photography, New York, NY

2004

Haverford College, Haverford, PA

2003

Haverford College, Haverford, PA

 

Selected Bibliography

2012

Damiani Editore (new monograph - no title yet)

Alain de Botton and John Armstrong, Art as Therapy: The True Purpose of Art, Phaidon 

Alain de Botton, How to Think More About Sex, Macmillan

2011

Die Zeit Literatur Magazine, Germany

Nido Magazine, Germany

Exploring Color Photography Fifth Edition: From Film to Pixels, Robert Hirsch, Focal Press

2010

All Joy, No Fun, New York Magazine

2009

Best Photography Books, Photo District News

Adbusters

Real Simple

The Winners of The New York Photo Awards, The New York Photo Awards 2008 Annual

The Gift, O, The Oprah Magazine

The Reading Room, O, The Oprah Magazine

The Art of Caring: A Look at Life Through Photography, Cynthia Goodman, Ruder-Finn Press

2008

Best Photograph Books of 2008, Photo District News, Reuel Golden

Interior Exposure, Damiani Editore

Women and Leadership, Newsweek

Galleries: Uptown, The New Yorker

Review of Interior Exposure, O, The Oprah Magazine

Gourmets Go Underground, Newsweek, Gina Pace

2007

Light and Lens, Photography in the Digital Age, Focal Press, Robert Hirsch

Jogging Your Memory, Newsweek

Connections, O, The Oprah Magazine

The Reading Room, O, The Oprah Magazine

2006

Fotografia Magazine, Ireneusz Zjezdzalka

Shots Magazine #91

Altered States, Art News, Richard B. Woodward

The 50 States Issue, Pennsylvania, Photo District News

2005

Our Choice of Emerging Photographers to Watch: Photo District News’ 30, Photo District News

End Frame: Art Appreciation, Photo District News

2004

Exploring Color Photography, Forth Edition, McGraw-Hill, Robert Hirsch

Jessica Todd Harper: Familien –Fest im Fokus, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Husch Josten

No. 85, Forum, Camera Austria

2002

First Thursday Preview, The Portland Mercury, Karrin Ellertson

Our Picks of the Week for May 26-June 1, 2002, The Sunday Oregonian, Stan Hall

Blue Sky #35, published by Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, Oregon

Photographic Possibilities: The Expressive Use of Ideas, Materials, and Processes (second edition), Focal Press, Robert Hirsch

 

Selected Online Publications

Jessica Todd Harper, Two Way Lens: Interviews with Contemporary Photographers, Michael Werner

Jessica Todd Harper, Aline Smithson, Lenscratch

Jessica Todd Harper, David Bram, Fraction Magazine