CV

EDUCATION
2017 – present 
PhD (By Practice) in Painting, Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University
2018 Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Manchester Metropolitan University
2015 – 2017 MFA Fine Art, Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University
2004 – 2006 MA Art Psychotherapy Practice, Leeds Metropolitan University
2000 – 2001 Postgraduate Certificate in (Secondary) Art and Design, University of Surrey, Roehampton
1999 International Exchange Program, Ohio State University, USA
1997 – 2000 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Birmingham School of Art, University of Central England
1996 – 1997 National Diploma of Foundation Studies in Art and Design, Doncaster College

EXHIBITIONS
2020
Dance First Think Later, General Practice, Lincoln
Enough is Definitely Enough (curated by Andrew Bracey), Pineapple Black, Middlesborough
Enough is Definitely Enough (curated by Andrew Bracey), Oceans Apart, Salford
Upside Down Bucket, PS Mirabel, Salford
A Little Painting Show, The Brunswick Gallery, Leeds

2019
Rogue Women (curated by Ann Bukantas from Walker Art Gallery), Rogue Artists Studios, Manchester
Between Us: Biennial Conversations and Exchanges (An ongoing dialogue between artists from China and Britain), Ex Marks the Spot, Great Yarmouth & University of Suffolk, Ipswich
A Little Painting Show, Oceans Apart, Salford
Contemporary British Painting Prize Exhibition, Menier Gallery, London
C. R. McBerny (curated by Andrew Hunt), Manchester Central Library, Manchester

2018
Contemporary British Painting Prize Exhibition, Huddersfield Art Gallery, Huddersfield
A Little Painting Show, Arena Studios, Liverpool
LOOK, Freelands Foundation, London
Beep Painting Biennial, Elysium Gallery, Swansea
Testing 1 > 2, ASC Gallery, London
C. R. McBerny (curated by Andrew Hunt), Berlin

2017
The Manchester Contemporary (for Manchester School of Art), Manchester
Jenny Eden & Polly Tomlinson, Cornerstone Gallery, Liverpool Hope University
MA & other Postgraduates Contemporary Art Exhibition, The Atkinson Gallery, Somerset
MFA Show, Manchester School of Art, Manchester

2016
The Manchester Contemporary (for Castlefield Gallery), Manchester
Spectrum, PS Mirabel, Manchester

2015
Painting with Content, The Portico Library, Manchester
FORWARD, Sunny Bank Mill, Leeds

2014
New Paintings by Jenny Eden, Frith Street Pop-up Space, London
New Artwork, Little Stonegate, York

PUBLICATIONS
2020
Eden, J., Between the Back and the Loin. Workplace Foundation [available at https://workplacefoundation.art/exhibitions/62-parham-ghalamdar-workplace-foundation-gateshead/press/]

2019
Eden, J. Opening up the Receptors. Instantloveland [available at https://instantloveland.com/wp/2019/07/04/jenny-eden-opening-up-the-receptors/]

2018
Eden, J., [PDF Transcript] On Responding to a Painting. Reverie Symposium, University of Aberdeen, part of Amanda Ravetz and Tim Ingold’s European Research Council funded ’Knowing From the Inside’ [available at www.reverieconnected.wordpress.com]

2017
Eden, J., 140. Jenny Eden. Traction Magazine (Publishing conversations with artists and curators) [available at https://tractionmagazine.co.uk/post/155806502888/140-jenny-eden]

2015
Bramley, P. & Eden, J., Terry Greene Interviews Paul Bramley and Jenny Eden. Corridor8 Magazine [available at http://www.corridor8.co.uk/article/interview-paul-bramley-and-jenny-eden/]

CONFERENCES AND PRESENTATIONS
2020
A Case for Painting, Call and Response, Royal College of Art, University of Greenwich, NAFAE, London
Parham Ghalamdar in conversation with Jenny Eden, Workplace Foundation, Gateshead
Artist Talk, University of Lincoln

2019
Opening up the Receptors, Living Research: The Urgency of the Arts, NAFAE Student Research Conference, Royal College of Art, London
Contemporary British Painting Prize 2018: Artists in conversation with Matthew Collings, Menier Gallery, London

2018
On Responding to a Painting, Reverie Symposium, University of Aberdeen

2017
Artist Talk, Liverpool Hope University

COLLECTIONS
Private collections in the UK and the Netherlands

TEACHING
2020 – present
Programme Leader for BA (Hons) Fine Art Painting, University Centre St Helens
2019
Associate Lecturer in Fine Art, Lancaster University
2017 – 2020 Associate Lecturer in Fine Art, Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University
2017 – 2020 Associate Lecturer in Contextualising Practice, Manchester School of Art, Manchester Metropolitan University

RESIDENCIES
2019
Residency Pilot, Wholesea Farm, Holme on Spalding Moor
Artist Camp, Sidney Nolan Trust, The Rodd, Presteigne

RESEARCH
2017 – present ‘Process and Relational Dynamics in Painting and Writing’ (current working title for PhD)