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Solo Exhibitions & Installations
2019 Pegasus Gallery, Middlesex Community College, Middletown, CT (anticipated)
2018 Splice, Constance Lavino Bell Gallery, Ethel Walker School, Simsbury, CT
2017 Folds of the Cloak, Sharon Arts Center Gallery, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Peterborough, NH
Paper Over, Crown Street Window Display, Artspace, New Haven, CT
Ouroboros, Mazmanian Gallery, Framingham State University, Framingham, MA
2016 Rochester Museum of Art, Pop Up Show, Rochester, NH
2014 Sunshine Art & Design Gallery, Lancaster, PA
2011 Galleria Atski, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
Selected Group Exhibitions
2019 near orbit: in state and on paper, Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT
2018 Everything Happens So Much, Kelley Stelling Gallery, Manchester, NH
Folded: New Acquisitions to the Artspace Flat File Program, New Haven, CT
Social Patterns, The Whitney Center, Hamden, CT
Satellite Show at the Ely Center of Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT
2017 TSA New York, Flat File Program 2017-18, Brooklyn, New York
At Work: New Faculty Exhibition, Seton Gallery, University of New Haven, CT
Interaction of Color, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY
Nasty Women Show, The Institute Library, New Haven, CT
2016 Artists in Residence Exhibition, Studio 550, Manchester, NH
2015 Faculty Exhibition, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
Art in Embassies Program, United States Government, Department of State, Botswana, Africa
“ ,” New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
2014 Flat Files: Year 2, TSA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Thrive, Sunshine Art & Design Gallery, Lancaster, PA
2014 The Principle of the Thing, Daylight Savings Gallery and Sadie Halie Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Graduate Faculty Exhibition, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
Parallel Grounds, Daylight Savings Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2011 Artists of Fulbright, FinnFest 2011, San Diego, CA
2010 Out of the Woods, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI
Awards & Grants
2015 Art in Embassies Program, Botswana, Africa
2010 . J. William Fulbright Postgraduate Research Grant, Helsinki, Finland
Visiting Researcher, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
Artist in Residence, Artist Residencies, Residency Fellowships
2019 Creative in Residence, Ives Branch, New Haven Free Public Library, New Haven, CT
2016 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA
A.I.R. Studio Paducah, KY
2014 Studio 550, Manchester, NH
2008-2010 M.F.A., Painting, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
2002-2006 B.F.A., Studio Art, minor in Art History, summa cum laude, Boston University, Boston, MA
2017 – present Practitioner in Residence, University of New Haven, CT
2014 – 2017 Adjunct Professor, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
2017 Adjunct Professor, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT
2015 – 2016 Visiting Lecturer, Framingham State University, Framingham, MA
Teaching Awards & Nominations
2018 Excellence in Teaching Award Nominations: Practitioner in Residence & Experiential Learning
Related Professional Experience
2011 – 2018 Columnist, Art21 Magazine, Columnist, New York, NY
Visiting Artist Talks, Symposiums, Conferences, Panels
2019 Workshop leader: Writing Successful Grant Proposals, College Art Association Annual Conference, New York, NY *anticipated
2018 Guest Speaker: Arts Leaders Symposium, Boston University, Boston, MA
Panelist: Artist as Curator, Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT
2017 Presentation: The Writing Artist, College Art Association Annual Conference, New York, NY
2011 Speaker: America in Living Color, Tampere University, Finland
2010 Presentation: American Voices xviii, Turku University, Finland
2018 Spotlight, Mitchell Branch Library, New Haven, CT
2017 State of Abstraction, Washington Arts Association, Washington Depot, CT
2011 Electric Landscape, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Publications & Press
Andlesmith, Leah. “New Haven Makes Makers,” The Arts Paper, February 13, 2018.
"Art Teacher's Lengthy Installation Challenges Assumptions about Art," West Hartford News, February 2, 2017.
Conant, Ben. "Making Her Point." Monadnock Ledger-Transcript. June, 2017.
“In Poor Taste,” Jani Leinonen: Funeral Notice. Galerie Gmurzynska: Zurich, 2011.
Jillson, Tessa. "Jacquelyn Gleisner’s Cycles of Art." The Gatepost. July 27, 2017.
Knuckles, Dawud and Russell Simmons, eds. The Art Album: Hip Hop And The Visual Arts. Fiell Publishing Limited: New York, 2012.
Slater, David. "Art in Embassies." Peolwane, pp. 59 - 65. February 2016.
Steele, Rosemarie. "AIR Paducah: A Space for Making, Creating, and Mindfulness." Paducah Life Magazine, pp. 24-26.
Tlhankane, Mompati. "American Artists in Botswana for Cultural Exchange." Mmegi. October 21, 2015.
Woolston, Samuli, ed. The Aalto Ornament Studio: Theory as a Design Tool, Ornament in Architecture, A Research-Based Design Studio, Aalto University, School of Engineering, Department of Architecture: Helsinki, 2011.
“Infinite Scrolling: Jacquelyn Gleisner.” Table to Stage. December 11, 2018.
“Fragility, Strength and the Infinite: Jacquelyn Gleisner.” The First Stop. July 15, 2018.
Art New England Magazine
Studio visit – “Jaclyn Conley,” Art New England magazine, March/April 2019.
Preview – “Blue Collar Aesthetic,” Art New England magazine, March/April 2019.
Spotlight Review — “Hong Hong: Dark Segment” at Real Art Ways, Art New England magazine, January/February 2019.
Review — “Francesco Clemente” at the Brant Foundation, Art New England magazine, January/February 2019.
Exhibition Preview — "All Together" at Flinn Gallery, Art New England magazine, November/December 2018.
Feature — "Think Local: New England Galleries Find Their Niche," Art New England magazine, September/October 2018.
Exhibition Review — "Walking on Sunshine" at Amy Simon Fine Art, Art New England magazine, September/October 2018.
Exhibition Review — "My Vicious Throbbing Heart" at Franklin Street Works, Art New England magazine, July/August 2018.
Exhibition Review — "Fold In and Fall Flat" University of Connecticut at Storrs, Art New England magazine, May/June 2018.
Exhibition Review — "Alignable Angles", The Schelfhaudt Gallery, University of Bridgeport, Art New England magazine, January/February 2018.
WOW / Huh
United States Embassy of Finland, Beat of America
“Cranbrook: Not an Art School in the Ordinary Sense,” United States Embassy of Finland Blog: Beat of America, June 28, 2011.
“All Aglow with Marimekko,” United States Embassy of Finland Blog: Beat of America, April 8, 2011.
Collections & Commissions
U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Botswana, Earl R. Miller
Kathy Battista, Program Director, Sotheby’s Institute New York, NY
Private collections (USA): AR, CT, FL, GA, MA, MI, NY, PA, WA