Jessica Auer

Jessica Auer is a photographer and visual artist from Montreal, Canada. Her work is broadly concerned with the study of cultural sites, focusing on themes that connect history, place, journey and cultural experience. Jessica received her MFA in Studio Arts from Concordia University in 2007 and has since exhibited across Canada and abroad. An avid wanderer, she has participated in numerous international artist residencies including The Leighton Artist’s Colony at the Banff Centre in Alberta, The Brucebo Travel Residency based in Gotland, Sweden, The Chilkoot Trail AIR in Alaska and the Yukon Territory and the Skaftfell Centre for Visual Art in Seydisfjördur, Iceland. Recent exhibitions include: Patrick Mikhail Gallery, Montreal, 2016; Oslo8, Basel, Switzerland 2015; The Gotland Museum of Art, Visby, Sweden 2015; Sporobole centre en art actuel, Sherbrooke, 2014; VU Photo, Quebec City, 2013 and The Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, 2013. Jessica currently teaches photography at Concordia University.

Auer_JanuaryWhere the Mountains Meet the Sun, HD Video and Solvent print on Adhesive Vinyl, 2016. From the exhibition January at Patrick Mikhail Gallery Montréal.