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

Brandeis University, Waltham, MA. Post-Baccalaureate, 2002

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


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

Thinking of Sound, Hilbertraum, Berlin, July-August 2020

Mistral, Site Site Parasite, Marseille, France, March 2020.

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

Der Schein der Dinge, SCOTTY, Berlin, Germany, Feb-March 2019

Notebook, curated by Joanne Greenbaum, 56 Henry, New York, NY, Feb-March 2019

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

Glashaus, AusstellungsHalle 1A, Frankfurt, Germany, July 2018

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

One Million Mirrors, solo, Cavuspace, Berlin, Germany, May-July 2016

Dada Dada! w/ CEPH, Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt, Germany, May 2016

Super Sketchy, DCTV, New York, NY, April 2016

I Believe My Receiver, solo, Galerie Studio St. St., Berlin, Germany, April 2016

On Site in 16 Cities, Bar Babette, Berlin, Germany, and Create or Die, Sydney, Australia, Winter/Spring 2016

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

Helløween, Idling Gallery, Berlin, Germany, October 2014

Haydarpasa'yi Sevmek, Haydarpasa, Istanbul, Turkey. February 2013

WAVERS, Curated by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, Brooklyn, NY. March-April 2012

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

Wir alle lieben Lüpertz, Kornhäuschen, Aschaffenburg, Germany, 2011

Familietreffen, Atelierfrankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2009

The Crack-Up, ATM Gallery, New York, NY, 2009

Central & Remote, Daily Operation, Long Island City, NY. 2009

From The Garden Of Earthly Delights, Arts Guild of Rahway, NJ. 2009

Unlikely Perfomance Night, W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 2008

Hallways 2, 167 Plymouth, Brooklyn, NY. 2008

Hallways, 167 Plymouth, Brooklyn, NY. 2006

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

I AM 5, Parker’s Box, Brooklyn, NY. 2005

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

Into the Woods, Morsel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2004

Power T’s, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY. 2004

Six Degrees, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. 2004

Tell Me a Story of a World Without Words, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ. 2004

Nickel and Dimed, Quality Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2003

Good For You, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. 2003

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


Höherweg Guest Residency, Düsseldorf, Germany, June 2016

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

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

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

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

TA/GA Competitiveness Pool Award, Rutgers University. 2003

Teaching Fellowship, Rutgers University. 2002 - 2004

Leon Golub Scholarship, Rutgers University. 2002 Teaching Fellowship, Brandeis University. 2002


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

NIMBY Lifestyles. Ongoing series of exhibitions and publications, oriented around remoteness and long-distance as occasions for experimentation. Istanbul, 2012-2014.


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

Farber, Jesse, and RNL. Original score for Contact, a film by Joe Nanashe, 2020

Farber, Jesse. Das Törchen (The Gate). Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2020

Farber, Jesse. Jailbreak. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2020

Masteller, Ryan. "RNL - Conquering King Kong," Tabs Out, 3 April 2020,

“A Duck in a Tree: The Whole Spectre of Beauty,” Resonance FM broadcast/podcast by :zoviet*france:, featuring RNL’s Conquering King Kong, January 2020.

Mecca, Steve, "RNL: Conquering King Kong," Chain D.L.K.,

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

“Vital Weekly 1211,” podcast featuring RNL’s Conquering King Kong, December 2019.

De Waard, Frans, “RNL - Conquering King Kong,” Vital Weekly 1211, December 2019.

RNL - Conquering King Kong. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2019. Solo sound works.

Farber, Jesse. LESO. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2019

Farber, Jesse. RESEISMO. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2019

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

“Jesse Farber”, Layers 3, Brut Magazine. London, UK, 2018.

Farber, Jesse. I Believe My Receiver (Bound). Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2018

Farber, Jesse. I GET SO. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2018

Farber, Jesse. Infallible Instants. Berlin, Germany: VONCONFLON, 2018

“Jesse Farber Answers 5 Questions,” ArtSlant, 19 February 2018,

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

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

"Gallery: Jesse Farber," Dime & Honey, October 1 2015,

“Jesse Farber’s New Worlds,” Beautiful Decay, 23 March 2011,

“Surreal landscapes from US artist Jesse Farber,” Panther Club,

Pisano, Hortense. “In der Finanzkrise ist die Phantasie gefragt” Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 24 November, 2009

Smith, Nancy. “The Crack Up.” Art Lovers New York. 13 August 2009

Lutz, Jon, and Farber, Jesse. “Jesse Farber.” The Old Gold. 11 June 2008

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