It has recently come to my attention that many artists are scared of critical conversations about their work. I have thoughts on how I believe critique should be framed so as not to incite feelings of fear and disappointment. First off: Critique is a time for appreciating others’ investment of […]
View this post on Instagram Sunrises on the Playa at @burningman are a spectacular sight to see and experience. People exploring connections with others, interacting with art and mother nature providing warmth and light. People on the left of the frame climbing on Stone 27 by @blangholzzz. I'm not certain, […]
The Art Confessional prototyped in Venice, Italy will start it’s new series of pop-up appearances this Fall! Stay tuned to catch this interactive, performance piece in front of Art near you! Learn more about the ART CONFESSIONAL project
A new article has recently been published on my artist practice: Check it out!
I am extremely excited to announce that I will be showing a piece as part of AURORA Expanded 2018 at the Samuel Lynne Gallery from Oct. 30- Nov. 3, 2018. Get ALL THE AURORA DETAILS HERE My Artist Talk at the Samuel Lynne Gallery will be on October 30th at […]
Post Event Update: A huge thank you to the people at Campus Theater in Denton, Texas and the great people at KUZU Radio, a non-profit radio station in Denton that put together this arts event. Read The Dentonite Recap Here
Recap: Thank you to all that attended the art exhibition and sales at the 2018 Dallas BrewFest. This is the second year I’ve attended as an artist and it is always a lot of fun.
Live Skate Painting Performance in coordination with the Ground Floor Project on Aug. 17th at the Alta Palisades Complex in Richardson, Texas. Learn more: https://thegroundfloorprojectpresentst.splashthat.com
Online video footage is now available from the world premiere of Breaking Shadows at Dallas’ SOLUNA Festival 2018: See more project details and coverage HERE
Click to read the latest article covering Breaking Shadows as Soluna Festival 2018: D Magazine
Pick up the May 2018 issue of Paper City Magazine Dallas and turn to the article covering my work for Breaking Shadows in the Soluna Festival, entitled Breaking Ice! A huge thank you to the writer and publication for this coverage. I will post a link as soon as the […]
PATRON Magazine covers Breaking Shadows in it’s APRIL/MAY 2018 Issue (pg. 111, Breathtaking Inclusivity | Jennifer Wester: Breaking Shadows)
Dallas Observer covers a preview of Breaking Shadows in anticipation of SOLUNA Festival 2018 “Breaking Shadows creates an experiential commentary on the often-overlooked components of the self that make up the whole,” Wester says. “The piece employs ice skating as the medium to explore the play of shadows of the […]
I’m excited to announce that I will be showing in the CONCEPTION ARTS show on Apr. 12, 2018 in Dallas at Community Beer Company, 1530 Inspiration Drive 5:00 pm -9:00 pm | Community Beer Company . The work presented will cover painting and print making using synthetic ice and blades that […]
I have signed on as an artist for an unusual art project inspired by Greek folklore mythology that promises to be an interesting international work featuring visual artists from Greece, India, Poland, USA, Brazil, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Sweden among others. Stay tuned for updates as the project progresses.
I’m honored to be mentioned in this January 2018 article from the Dallas Observer titled ‘Why You Should Care About SOLUNA 2018’ “In partnership with the Cedars Union, Soluna has also commissioned a performance by Dallas artist Jennifer Wester, who will transform a downtown Dallas parking lot into a skating rink […]
Experiment On Ice at the Media Arts Festival 2017, Leeuwarden, Holland. Piece shown: SoundSkate, December 14th, 2017 Follow-Up Post: The debut of SoundSkate at the Leeuwarden Media Arts Festival 2017 was a grande success as the concept and details of the project received commentary directly in line with my intentions […]
ArtCon13 was a tremendous success! The organization had a fantastic event full of music, art, and life. To my work, the event was also a wonderful experience as I was surprised to have the by-product board of my 18″x18″ auction piece re-purposed as the front of the Photo Booth! As people […]
Update: FUNDED! 🙂 Please take a moment to fund my most ambitious audio-visual project to date that is about 10 years in the dreaming and 3 years in the making but will become a reality this fall with your help! UPDATE: We have officially raised (thanks to generous supporters of […]
RECAP: This year’s ArtWalk West was great! I’m so honored to have participated with my live painting performance on canvas with skates. Here are some clips of the before, during, and after: Canvas pieces will now be stretched and can be purchased by contacting me. Follow me on Instagram to […]