Education

2004Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. MFA

2002Brandeis University, Waltham, MA. Post-Baccalaureate

1998Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY. BA in Studio Art


Exhibitions

2021Suturo Berlin, curated by Daniel Wiesenfeld and Bettina Weiss, www.suturo.com

2020KUNST IM BAU, curated by Hans-Jürgen Hafner, Gunter Reski, and Marcus Weber, Berlin

Thinking of Sound, Hilbertraum, Berlin

Mistral, Site Site Parasite, Marseille, France

2019Rulers, curated by Sue Havens and Jason Lazarus, Coco Hunday, Tampa, FL

Der Schein der Dinge, SCOTTY, Berlin, Germany

Notebook, curated by Joanne Greenbaum, 56 Henry, New York, NY

2018The 7th Sense, Bar Babette, Berlin, Germany

Glashaus, AusstellungsHalle 1A, Frankfurt, Germany

2017All The Right Moves, Kienzle Art Foundation, Berlin, Germany

2016One Million Mirrors, solo, Cavuspace, Berlin, Germany

Dada Dada! w/CEPH, Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt, Germany

Super Sketchy, DCTV, New York, NY

I Believe My Receiver, solo, Galerie Studio St. St., Berlin, Germany

On Site in 16 Cities, Bar Babette, Berlin, Germany, and Create or Die, Sydney, Australia

2014Person, Place, or Thing, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany

Helløween, Idling Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2013Haydarpasa'yi Sevmek, Haydarpasa, Istanbul, Turkey

2012WAVERS, Curated by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, Brooklyn, NY

2011This World Is Not My Home, solo, GallusZentrum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Wir alle lieben Lüpertz, Kornhäuschen, Aschaffenburg, Germany

2009Familietreffen, Atelierfrankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

The Crack-Up, ATM Gallery, New York, NY

Central & Remote, Daily Operation, Long Island City, NY

From The Garden Of Earthly Delights, Arts Guild of Rahway, NJ

2008Unlikely Perfomance Night, W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hallways 2, 167 Plymouth, Brooklyn, NY

2006Hallways, 167 Plymouth, Brooklyn, NY

2005Ten Alumni Artists, Palmer Gallery, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

I AM 5, Parker’s Box, Brooklyn, NY

2004Floor Play, Brooklyn War Memorial Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Into the Woods, Morsel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Power T’s, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY

Six Degrees, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Tell Me a Story of a World Without Words, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ

2003Nickel and Dimed, Quality Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Good For You, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2001Where You At?, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY


Awards/Residencies

2021White Columns Artist Registry, White Columns, New York, NY

2016Höherweg Guest Residency, Düsseldorf, Germany

2009In Process Residency, Islip Museum of Art, Islip, NY

2008Louise Bourgeois Residency for a Sculptor, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY

2006Joan Mitchell Foundation Full Scholarship at Atlantic Center of the Arts Residency, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2004Giza Daniels-Endesha Award for Outstanding Performance, Rutgers University, NJ

2003TA/GA Competitiveness Pool Award, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2002Teaching Fellowship, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Leon Golub Scholarship, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Teaching Fellowship, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA


Curating

2020-now Site Site Parasite. Exhibitions and publications that reject conventional relationships to location and venue.

2012-2014NIMBY Lifestyles. Exhibitions and publications oriented around remoteness and long-distance. Istanbul


Bibliography/Discography

2020Farber, Jesse. “Multi-Falsing”, sound project and interview in Bait / Switch Vol. 1 No. 2: Communication, https://www.baitswit.ch

Farber, Jesse, and RNL. Original score for Contact, a film by Joe Nanashe

Farber, Jesse. Das Törchen (The Gate). Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

Farber, Jesse. Jailbreak. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

Masteller, Ryan. "RNL - Conquering King Kong," Tabs Out, http://www.tabsout.com/?p=23964

“A Duck in a Tree: The Whole Spectre of Beauty,” Resonance FM broadcast/podcast by :zoviet*france:, featuring RNL’s Conquering King Kong

Mecca, Steve, "RNL: Conquering King Kong," Chain D.L.K., http://www.chaindlk.com/reviews/?id=11207

2019“Toneshift 14,” podcast featuring RNL’s Conquering King Kong

“Vital Weekly 1211,” podcast featuring RNL’s Conquering King Kong

De Waard, Frans, “RNL - Conquering King Kong,” Vital Weekly 1211

RNL - Conquering King Kong. Solo sound works. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

Farber, Jesse. LESO. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

Farber, Jesse. RESEISMO. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

2018Simon, Jörg, Ed. Glashaus 2011-2015. Frankfurt, Germany: Kann Verlag

“Jesse Farber”, Layers 3, Brut Magazine. London, UK

Farber, Jesse. I Believe My Receiver (Bound). Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

Farber, Jesse. I GET SO. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

Farber, Jesse. Infallible Instants. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON

“Jesse Farber Answers 5 Questions,” ArtSlant, https://www.artslant.com/ny/articles/show/49162-jesse-farber-answers-5-questions

2016Farber, Jesse, and Rapoport, Maria, One Million Mirrors, exhibition catalog

2015"Gallery: Jesse Farber," Dime & Honey, http://www.dimeandhoney.com/jesse-farber/

2014CEPH – HOWWHATWHY, full-length cd, experimental/electronic music, Frankfurt/Berlin Germany. Main member/composer of two-person collaborative.

2011“Jesse Farber’s New Worlds,” Beautiful Decay, http://beautifuldecay.com

“Surreal landscapes from US artist Jesse Farber,” Panther Club, http://blog.pantherclub.eu

2009Pisano, Hortense. “In der Finanzkrise ist die Phantasie gefragt” Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Smith, Nancy. “The Crack Up.” Art Lovers New York. 13 August http://www.artloversnewyork.com/zine/the-bomb/2009/08/13/the-crack-up/

2008Lutz, Jon, and Farber, Jesse. “Jesse Farber.” The Old Gold http://theoldgold.blogspot.com/2008/06/jesse-farber.html

2007Mann, Dina. “Inside the Box: Artists Find Inspiration in Dioramas.” Columbia News Service. 11 Dec