Jennifer Loeber is a documentary and portrait photographer based in New York City. Her work focuses around themes of identity, memory and historical narrative.

She has been awarded the Purchase Prize at the San Diego Museum of Art (2016), the Theo Westenberger Art & Activism Prize (2015), The Barcelona International Photography Award (2015), Finalist in the Kuala Lumpu Photo Awards (2015), a Terry O’Neill TAG award nomination (2012), a Darkroom Residency at The Camera Club of New York (2011), and Finalist in Photolucida’s Critical Mass (2011). 

Her work has been exhibited widely, including Fotonoviembre in Tenerife, the Daegu Photo Biennale in South Korea, the Griffin Museum of Photography, The Center for Fine Art Photography, the SCOPE Art Fair in New York City, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, Photoville Festival and Rayko Gallery.

Her photographs have been published in New York Magazine, W Magazine, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker, The Los Angeles Times, Slate, GEO, PDN, CNN, Huffington Post, The Village Voice, VICE, Marie Claire, American Photo, LINDA, Guernica, Le Journal de la Photographie, and GUP Magazine. 

 

AWARDS/ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

2017   Nominated, MACK First Book Award, GYRLE

2016  Purchase Award/Juror’s Selection, San Diego Museum of Art
           Philadelphia Photo Arts Competition, Finalist
           Hellerau Photography Award, Germany  
           International Color Awards, Honorable Mention

2015   Theo Westenberger 2015 Art & Activism Prize, Theo Westenberger Estate
            Winner, Barcelona International Photography Award, Spain           
            Finalist, Kuala Lumpur Photo Awards, Malaysia            
            Shortlisted, Athens Photo Festival, Greece           
            Selected Portfolio, New York Times Portfolio Review, NYC            
            Selected Portfolio, Review Santa Fe, NM

2014   OPEN, Center for Fine Art Photography, Juror's selection award, Shane Lavalette

2013   Awarded full scholarship for Emerging Photographers, LOOK3 Festival

2012   Nominated, Terry O'Neill Award

2011    Awarded, Darkroom Residency, Camera Club of New Yok

2010  Finalist, Critical Mass, Photolucida
           Honorable Mention, Project Competition, CENTER
           Selected, Review Santa Fe, CENTER

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017     Semblance, Refraction Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
             Left Behind, The Fed Galleries, Grand Rapids, MI

2016    Size Matters, Low Gallery, San Diego, CA
            The Leftovers, Verge Gallery, Sydney, Australia

2015    Fotonoviembre XIII Bienal Internacional, Tenerife, Spain
            Body Collection, Musee du Louvre, France
            Valid Foto BCN, Award Winners, Barcelona, Spain

2014   OPEN, Center for Fine Art Photography, CO, Shane Lavalette
            Up, Close & Personal, Fuchs Projects, NY

2013    Rayko Gallery, San Francisco, CA
            United Photo Industries, Love/Hate, NY 

2012    Daegu Photo Biennale, South Korea
            Center Forward 2012, Center for Fine Art Photography, CO
            18th Annual Juried Show, Griffin Museum, MA

2012   Women in Photography, Photoville, N
            PROJECT LA, Lucie Foundation, LA, CA

2011    CAMP: Visiting Day, Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
2017     San Diego Museum of Art

2012   Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY
            Clevland Institute of Art, OH

EDUCATION
2015  Brixton Photo Workshop, Mentor, Anastasia Taylor-Lind

2014  Magnum Masterclass, Mentor, Alec Soth

1996   BFA, PHOTOGRAPHY, MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART