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Jasmine Murrell

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Studio Interior
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I probably do what I'm controlled to do. Something … made all this: some Impossibility without a name. That's what the
In order to rise from its own ashes, a Phoenix first must burn
In order to rise from its own ashes, a Phoenix first must burn
Broken record
Immortal uterus
Artist's Statement

My work demonstrates the unstable and shifting nature of humanity and the inherent ability of all living things to age and transform. I use a wide range of media including installation, sculpture, and film to invoke a transformative experience around historical erasures. The work utilizes obsolete technologies that reference our unconscious associations around the body while critiquing false conceptions of reality.




Hunter College. New York, NY. ,MFA, 2014
Parsons School of Design. New York, NY. BFA, 1998

2014, Ancient Future, Casita Maria Gallery, NY, NY
2009, Provocative Insights, Skylight Gallery, NY, NY
2008, Possession of Fela Kuti, Pounder Kone Gallery, Los Angeles
2006, Icons, JRainy, Gallery, Detroit, MI
1999, Lynching, JRainy Gallery, Detroit, MI
1999, Survival of the Spirit, University of Texas, El Paso, Texas


2014, Whitney Biennial (upcoming 2014) NY,NY
2014, Art Contemporain, Guadeloupe
2013, Moving Murals, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI
2013, Toonskin, Art Space, New Haven, CN
2013, Black Art 21, University of Michigan Gallery, MI
2013, Wave Rock, African-American Museum, Detroit, MI
2013, Anonymity & Social Media, Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts, NY
2012, Gentler Intel Drawing Space, NY,NY