jenine marsh

Cooper Cole



2013 MFA, University of Guelph

2007 BFA, Alberta University of the Arts

Recent Exhibitions (• solo / two-person ••)


• The Centre d’art et de diffusion CLARK, Montreal CA (Forthcoming)

Prince.sse.s des villes, in curated section by Chris Sharp, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (Forthcoming)

Asphodel Meadows, with Laurie Kang and Katie Lyle, organized by Caleb Dunham for Mother Culture, Toronto CA

•• Every Empire has an End, with Jennifer Carvalho, Franz Kaka, Toronto CA

UTTRAN II, curated by Tora Schultz Larsen, Emelie Palmelund, Christian Ovesen and Maiken Buus Andersen, Uttran Lake SE

The Future Stands Still But We Move in Infinite Space, curated by Randi Grov Berger, OSL contemporary, Oslo NO


a room at the center of the world surrounded by the noise of men, Interface Gallery, Oakland CA USA

Flower Petal Tongues, curated by Corrie Jackson, Griffin Art Projects, Vancouver CA

SM, invited by Gianni Manhattan, curated by Margaux Barthelemy and sans titre (2016), Marseille FR

Ode to Trouble, curated by Hello Dust, HKS Guesthouse, Bergen NO

Vivisections, La Datcha, Berlin DE

Entangled Tales, curated by Justė Jonutytė and Yates Norton, Rupert, Vilnius LT

Orientering, exhibition organized by Entrée, Tag Team Studio and Palmera, Bergen NO

The Shape of the Middle, exhibition curated by Daniella Sanader, Open Studio, Toronto CA


Occupations of Uninhabited Space, Gianni Manhattan, Vienna AT

Dark-intense-apricot-liqueurous-tobacco-developed-cherry, curated by Maison de la Mer, Malmö SE

How deep is your love?, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA

weird woman, curated by Sondra Meszaros, Jarvis Hall Gallery, Calgary CA

True Lies, organized with Simon Cole, Night Gallery, Los Angeles USA

•• GUTTERSNIPES, two-person exhibition with Nadia Belerique, Vie d’ange, Montreal CA

always with, Stride Gallery, Calgary CA

•• "Can't you hear my voices?", two-person exhibition with James Lewis, Rupert, Vilnius LT

•• Dear Stranger, two-person exhibition with Lindsay Lawson, Entrée, Bergen NO


Everyday War, curated by Keith J. Varadi, ASHES/ASHES, Los Angeles USA

In a world of weeds, all roses are wild, Beautiful, Chicago USA

•• mind mouth, two-person exhibition with Kim Neudorf, Forest City Gallery, London CA

wandering womb, curated by Kelsey Stasiauk, Athens GA USA

The Extrovert, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA

In the Shadow of the Millennium, curated by Darryn Doull, Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery, Sarnia CA

A Change of Heart, curated by Chris Sharp, Hannah Hoffman Gallery, Los Angeles USA

Jenine Marsh, Lina Viste Gronli, Adam Gordon, Raising Cattle, Montreal CA

Baker’s Dozen, curated by CK2, New York USA

Bend Towards the Sun, Bring the Sky Beneath Your Feet, The Bakery, Vancouver CA

sotto, Modern Fuel, Kingston CA


feminine marvelous and tough, Lulu, Mexico City MX

Mrs. Benway, Fourteen30, Portland OR USA

What she is not, what she is, what she can be, Garden Avenue, Toronto CA

Road to Ruin, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA

There is no There, curated by Stefan Hancherow, Hamilton Artists Inc., Hamilton CA

Feral Tongue, Chapter 61, New York USA

The Lulennial: A Slight Gestuary, curated by Chris Sharp and Fabiola Iza, Lulu, Mexico City MX

The cut flower still blooms, 8-11, Toronto CA


Some New Fires, curated by Hannah Myall, Art Metropole, Toronto CA

balloon / portal / starres / fiends, curated by Kim Neudorf, DNA Artspace, London CA

The Florist, Jr. Projects, Toronto CA

As A Body, curated by Kari Cwynar, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA


Endless Vacation, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA

Roomies, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto CA

Group exhibition curated by Manden Murphy, The Coffin Factory, 97 Niagara, Toronto CA

Garden Show, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA

Stranger to Stranger, Cooper Cole, Toronto CA

Vis-à-Vis, G Gallery, Toronto CA

•• When I Move you Move, with Aryen Hoekstra, Boarding House Gallery, Guelph CA

In the Outfield, Olga Korper Gallery, Toronto CA

Room and Board, Evans Contemporary, Peterborough CA

SHOW13, curated by Iga Janik, Cambridge Galleries, Cambridge CA

Garage Montage, with The Drawing Party, Art Gallery of Calgary, Calgary CA


2019 Frieze London with Cooper Cole

2018 Vienna Contemporary with Gianni Manhattan

2017 NADA Miami with Cooper Cole

2017 Art Vilnius art fair with Rupert

2016 Art Basel Miami Beach with Art Metropole

2016 Texas Contemporary with Lulu

2016 NADA New York with Cooper Cole

2015 Material Art Fair with Cooper Cole


2018 La Datcha, Berlin DE

2018 AiR Bergen at USF Verftet, Bergen NO

2018 SOMA, Mexico City MX

2017 Rupert, Vilnius LT

2011 Artist in residence and Arts Mentor, Alberta Foundation for the Arts and Alberta’s Future Leaders, Fishing Lake AB CA

2011 Vermont Studio Centre, Johnson VT USA

2010 Theatre of Erosion, with faculty Geoffrey Farmer, Banff Centre, Banff CA

2010 Artist in residence, Struts Gallery, Sackville CA

2009 The Wanderer, with faculty Oliver Lutz, Banff Centre, Banff CA

Awards, Grants

2019 Chalmers Arts Fellowship

2018 Research and Creation Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2018 Visual Artists Creation Projects grant, Ontario Arts Council

2017 Arts Abroad: Residencies Grant, Canada Council for the Arts

2016 Visual Artist Grant, Toronto Arts Council

2016 Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2015 Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2014 Exhibition Assistance Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2014 Visual Artist Grant, Toronto Arts Council

2013 Emerging Visual Artist Grant, Ontario Arts Council

2011, 2012 University of Guelph School of the Arts Research and Travel Bursary

2011 University of Guelph Board of Graduate Studies Research Scholarship

2011 Vermont Studio Center Artist Grant

2010 Canada Council Travel Grants to Professional Artists

2009 Royal Bank of Canada Youth Excellence Scholarship

2008 Alberta Foundation for the Arts; Individual Project Grant

Professional Activities

2019 Talk on Liz Magor’s exhibition, BLOWOUT, The Renaissance Society, Chicago USA

2018 Visiting Artist, SOMA, Mexico City

2017 How deep is your love? organized group exhibition, Cooper Cole, Toronto

2016 In-Studio event with Mercer Union

2016 Mercer Union Member Card Edition 2016/17, artist-designer

2015-16 G Gallery board member

2015 The Wifi is the Body, special project with 8-11 at Toronto International Art Fair

2015 Art City guest instructor, Winnipeg MB

2014 Tectonic Breaks, group exhibition curated with Aryen Hoekstra, Xpace Cultural Centre, Toronto

2012 Teaching Assistantship, University of Guelph, Guelph ON

2011 Arts Mentor for Alberta’s Future Leaders, Fishing Lake AB

2007-9 Board member, founder and Treasurer, 809 Art Space, Calgary AB

2007 The Drawing Party, CAMPER Patch Project, TRUCK Gallery, Calgary AB


2019 Exhibition text, Jesse Harris at Cooper Cole

2018 Review of Laurie Kang’s exhibition A Body Knots, Peripheral Review 2018 publication

2018 Chapbook, “The Mastication of Alina Szapocznikow”, Blank Cheque Press

2018 Review of Brie Ruais’ exhibition “Attempting to Hold the Landscape”, C Magazine, Issue 138

2017 Exhibition text, How deep is your love? at Cooper Cole

2017 Exhibition text, Aiko Hachisuka; All the Names at Scrap Metal Gallery

2016 Exhibition text, Kate Newby at Cooper Cole

2015 Exhibition text, Anders Oinonen at Cooper Cole

2014 Exhibition text, Kim Neudorf at Evans Contemporary

2013 "The Terrorist and the Rhetorician" (w. Aryen Hoekstra), interview with Hadley+Maxwell, Towards Magazine (online)


2018 Drew, Emma. “Jenine Marsh’s Train-Pressed Coins Define the Value of the Small Gestures”. KQED Arts, online. Nov 27.

2018 Berk, Oivind Storm. “Kritikersamtaler: Oivind Storm Bjerke om “Orientering”. VISP, online.

2018 Helsvig, Simen Joachim. “Kunst ute, kunst inne.” Kunstkritikk, online. June.

2018 Bowron, Alex. "How deep is your love?". esse arts + opinions. Issue 92, 2018

2015 Sanchez, Sandra. “Jenine Marsh abrió la muestra ‘Feminine marvelous and tough’ en Lulu”. Excelsior. December 2015

2015 Interview, Art Metropole Blog, 2015

2015 Garza-Usabiaga, Daniel. “The Lulennial”. Frieze Magazine. Issue 173, September 2015

2015 Smart, Penelope. Magenta Magazine, 2015.

2015 Jáuregui, Gabriela. “Mexico City's Lulennial: A Slight Gestuary”. Art Review, May 2015.

2015 Jáuregui, Gabriela. “Un paseo por la historia del arte en nueve metros cuadrados.” La cuidad de Frente, 2015.

2015 De Llano, Pablo. “México DF, arte en combustión”. El País, Feb 7 2015.

2015 “The Lulennial: A Slight Gestuary”. Exhibition catalogue, Lulu, Mexico City MX. Mousse publishing, 2015.

2014 Brown, Kyla. “New London, Ontario Gallery Intrigues and Excites.” Canadian Art Online, November 5.

2014 Jager, David. “Body Issues.” Now Toronto, August 28.

2013 Dick, Terrence. Akimblog, Nov 26, 2013.

2013 Neudorf, Kim. "Stranger to Stranger." Cooper Cole Gallery exhibition text.

2012 Neudorf, Kim. “Jenine Marsh: Room and Board.” Evans Contemporary Catalogue.

2012 Maher, Nadine. “Cloud”. The Ontarion, Oct, 2012. Print.

2009 Willard, Chris. “Where Greenhouse Meets Darkroom.” Canadian Art Online, April 9 2009.

2008 Neudorf, Kim. “Topiarium – Jenine Marsh.” Stride Gallery exhibition text.

2008 McConnell, Ally.“Fictional Utopia.” Where Magazine, Sept-Oct 2008.

2008 Landry, Mike. “Topiarium.” Things Of Desire, issue 3. Online.

2008 Marion Nicoll Gallery 2007 Catalogue, Alberta College of Art and Design

I acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.
Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien.