Jason Covert
JASON H COVERT
Born (1974) on Cape Cod, Massachusetts; lives in Brooklyn, New York.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Laugh Track | Gitler & _____, NY, NY April 22, 2017
The Forest Through The Trees | Gitler & _____, NY, NY May 16, 2015
Excavation | Hionas Gallery, NY, NY May 16, 2014
The Bridge | Hionas Gallery, NY, NY November 1, 2012
Carnivora | 540 W 28th St +ART, NY, NY September 16, 2010

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
OPEN (C)ALL: The Truth | BRIC Arts, Brooklyn, NY | November 15, 2017
GO TO | Pop-up Exhibit, NY, NY | August 4, 2017
The OASIS | Gitler & _____, NY, NY | November 12, 2016
Williams Prize in Drawing | Silpe Gallery, Hartford CT | July 9, 2016
Wide Open 7 | Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY | May 7, 2016
THE 4SONS | Gitler & _____, NY, NY | Apr 12, 2016
The Hunt of the Unicorn | Gitler & _____, NY, NY | Dec 12, 2015
Electron Salon | LACDA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA | November, 2015
An Aberrant View | Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY | December 13, 2014
Aesthetica Short Film Festival | Official Selection, "Excavation" | York, England | November, 2014
The Halloween Show | Gitler & _____ Gallery, NY, NY | October, 2014
SCOPE NY 2014 - shown by chashama | SCOPE Pavilion, NY, NY | March, 2014
Electron Salon | LACDA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA | November, 2013
A Show of Heads | Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY | October, 2013
Collorgy II: Bushwick Open Studios - curated by Jesse Morgan Lappin | Brooklyn, NY | May, 2013
ArtBridge Spring Auction | Chelsea, New York, NY, May, 2013
SCOPE NY 2013 - shown by chashama | SCOPE Pavilion, NY, NY | March, 2013
Tomorrow Stars | Art Basel, Miami Beach, FL | December 6, 2012
International Art Festival | Museum of Russian Art (MoRA), Jersey City, NJ | August 8, 2012
Is It The Way Forward? #2 - curated by Andrew Murray | Brooklyn, NY | July 19, 2012
SCOPE NY 2012 - shown by chashama | SCOPE Pavilion, NY, NY | March, 2012
CurateNYC - curated by TIME's Kira Pollack | curatenyc.org | January 2012
CurateNYC - curated by QCA's Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer | curatenyc.org | December 2011
Works In Progress | ArtBridge, Brooklyn, NY | October 20, 2011
Words, Spoken | Lu Magnus Gallery, NY, NY | February 19, 2011
Design Within Reach | Brooklyn, NY | August 12, 2010
Wild Life - publicly curated | projekt30.com | June 22, 2010
Water's Edge - curated by Kristin Reed | NY, NY | March 12, 2010
Make Believe - curated by Debra Jenks | New Jersey | March 1, 2010
Chashama Open Studios - Pine Plains, NY | August 28, 2009
Happily Ever After - curated by Debra Jenks | Jersey City, NJ | 2007

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES
Lost Inwood: A Photographic Retrospective, Inwood, NY, 2013
WALK: ArtBridge - Works In Progress, Brooklyn, NY, 2011
The Visual Arts Gallery at New Jersey City University, 2010
Soho Photo Gallery, WestFest (Cannery Works), New York, NY, 2009

PRESS
Audubon Society, Featured Q&A Interview, June, 2015
Aesthetica Blog, "Artist Interview", April, 2015
Future Now: Artists To Watch, Aesthetica Art Prize, 2015
Audubon, mural installation, April 15, 2015
ArtDaily, exhibition preview, June 1, 2014
The Examiner, "Artist Interview", November 20, 2012
Untapped: New York, "The Bridge Review", November 15, 2012
20 Minutos, "The Bridge," October 19, 2012
Rakverteater Production, "Time of Men", June, 2012
FAME NYC Magazine, "Top Exhibit of 2010", January 3, 2011
METRO, "Bohemia Nouveau", September 22, 2010
The Examiner, "Created Myth In Chelsea Art Show", September 20, 2010
Brokers Weekly, "Art Houses", September 15, 2010
NY Post, "Jason Covert's CARNIVORE", September 12, 2010

GRANTS, AWARDS & OTHER
Williams Prize in Drawing | Finalist and Poet's Choice Selection, 2016
Dave Bown Projects | Selected Artist, 2016
Aesthetica Art Prize | Longlisted Artist, 2015
Aesthetica Short Film Festival | Official Selection, "Excavation" | York, England | November, 2014
Kings County Photo Mural Selection | public artwork (Seattle) | December, 2014
ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner 2013, September, 2013
Times Square POP Artistic Planning Committee, 2011-2012
Chashama Visual Arts Studio Award, 2009-2017
Chashama North Artist in Residence, 2009
M.A.C. Cosmetics Visual Artist Grant, 2009
Official Visual Artist, Cannery Works 501(c)3, NY NY, 2008-2010

PUBLICATIONS
FUTURE NOW: Artists To Watch, Aesthetica Art Prize, 2015

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
Robyn Newhouse, MA
Paula and Jon Comings, NY
Jon Lucas, CA
Alex Dube, NY
Andrew Margie, NY
Darren Coyle, CA

EDUCATION
CONNECTICUT COLLEGE, New London, CT, 1996
UNIVERSITY of TASMANIA, Hobart, AUSTRALIA, 1994

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