Jennifer Brady is a Sydney-based emerging artist. In 2018 she completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) at the University of New South Wales - Art & Design, specialising in Drawing and Photography. Primarily engaging with language and text-based art, Brady has been actively involved in group shows since mid 2016 in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Solo exhibitions include Betwixt & Between (2018) at Gaffa Gallery, Sydney; This is a Conversation Piece (2019), curated by Sarah Rose, at 107 Projects, Redfern; i think maybe i’ll try to start figuring it out now (2020) at Gaffa Gallery, Sydney; and still learning at White Rhino Art Space, St Leonards. Also operating in curatorial realms, Brady co-curated the outdoor exhibition Piece of Mind (2018) at Gallery Lane Cove + Creative Studios with Yanchen Li for Mental Health Month, and curated the group shows d.i.why? (2019) at Kudos Gallery, Paddington and Crossword (2019) at AD Space, UNSW Art & Design, Paddington. Brady is a co-founder of Sydney-based printmaking collective, More Than Reproduction - a platform seeking to celebrate and promote women and gender diverse artists, with a particular focus on printmaking practices. She has been a finalist for the Lethbridge 10,000 Small Scale Art Award (2017), Jenny Birt Award (2018), the Kudos Emerging Artist and Designer Award (2018), and the Fisher’s Ghost Art Awards (2020-21).
Photography by Millie Mitchell