Biography

Jennifer Pettus is a multi media artist living and working in the Denver metro area. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art (Sculpture) from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a Master of Humanities (Women’s Studies/Sculpture/Theater Design) from the University of Colorado at Denver. She has long been associated with the Denver artist’s co-op Edge Gallery and was a member of the RiNo Art District’s Ice Cube Gallery from 2015-2016.  In addition to exhibiting locally, she has exhibited in Taos, NM; Lawrence, MA; Tlaxcala, Mexico; and Seattle, WA. She was included in “The Triumph of Detritus” at 1310 Gallery in Ft Lauderdale, FL, for which she received the Judges Choice Award and in “Memories” at Core New Art Space in Denver, CO, for which she received “Best in Show.” Part of a new wave of mixed media fiber artists, Pettus is featured as one of 160 artists in the Dutch publication, Textile Art Around the World and will soon exhibit her work at Fiber Art International 2016 in Pittsburgh, PA.

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