Jay Gaskill

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Quiddity, 2011 Acrylic On Canvas 102 X 222 In © Jay Gaskill
Loglo Blazon, 2011 Acrylic On Canvas 108 X 80 In © Jay Gaskill
Unicromicon, 2012 Acrylic On Canvas 54 X 50 In © Jay Gaskill
Trimalchio, 2012 Self Adhesive Woven Fabric Print 99 X 47 In © Jay Gaskill
The Trickster, 2012 Acrylic On Canvas 36 X 36 In © Jay Gaskill
Monstrella, 2010 Acrylic On Shaped Canvas 28 X 47 In © Jay Gaskill
Triple Stacked Mitsubishi, 2011 Acrylic On Canvas 55 X 70 In © Jay Gaskill
Play Within Yourself, 2013 Acrylic On Canvas 25.5 X 25.5 In © Jay Gaskill
Quick Facts
Silver Spring, MD
Birth year
Lives in
Brooklyn, NY
Works in
Brooklyn, NY
School of Visual Arts New York (SVA), 2002, BFA
Hunter College

Jay Gaskill

Born: 1980 in Silver Spring, Maryland
Lives and Works: Brooklyn, New York


2011 MFA in Painting, Hunter College, New York, NY
2002     BFA in Painting, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

Selected Exhibitions

2013 Same Same but Different, Guest Spot at the Reinstitute, Baltimore, MD

2012 Two River, One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ

2012 Same Same but Different, Parallel Art Space, Ridgewood, NY

2012 Same Same but Different, SOIL Gallery, Seattle, WA

2012 Pieces on Earth, curated by Jon Lutz, SARDINE, Brooklyn, NY

2012 Transformation-Transcreation, curated by Elisa London, Hogarth Worldwide, New York, NY

2011 Hunter MFA Thesis Exhibition, Hunter Times Square Gallery, New York, NY

2011 You Send Me, curated by Julie Ryan, Galerie Bigger and Better Space, Vienna, Austria

2011 Purple Nurple, curated by Mike Olin and Joy Curtis, POI Project Space, Brooklyn, NY

2010 Painting Comes Alive!,  curated by Erik den Breejen, Artjail, New York, NY

2010 What's Your War?, curated by Oasa Duverney and Sarah McCann, Load of Fun Gallery, Baltimore, MD and Five Myles Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2010 Half Invisible, curated by the Pioneers of Inspiration, POI Project Space, Brooklyn, NY

2010 NurtureArt Benefit, curated by Dan Cameron, Ceci Moss, Jane Panetta, and Krista Saunders, ZieherSmith Gallery, New York, NY

2009 Nightshift III, curated by Sara Pringle, Hudson Guild Gallery, New York, NY

2003 Unframed First Look, curated by Ross Bleckner, Peter Halley, and Sue Williams, Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York, NY 

2002 Structural Diversities, curated by Jack Whitten, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY



2011 Judy and Arthur Zankel MFA Award in Art

1996 Maryland Congressional Art Award




2012 Losk, Alice, “You Can Feel the Pulse”, The Artsicle Blog, 2012:

2012 Ryan, Julie, “Hunter: Graduate Thesis Show”, Two Knives Spooning, 2012:

2012 Teran, Dan, “Same Same but Different Debuts in Brooklyn”, The Artsicle Blog, 2012:

2012 Watson, Heather. “Cloud Nine”, igetitart, 2012:

2011 Calandra, Maria, “Jay Gaskill”, Pencil in the Studio, 2011:

2011 Lorentzen, Jen, “Art - Jay Gaskill”, Pattern People, 2011:

2011 Valdez, Amanda, “LOOK: Jay Gaskill”, Dossier Journal,  2011:


Artist Lectures


2013 New York Centrality and the Artist’s Practice, Guest Spot at the Reinstitute, Baltimore, MD

2012 One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ

2012 Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2011 Focus and Motivation: MFA Artists Present, Hunter College, New York, NY


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