Jen Osborne

Phone: Berlin +49 175 838 8983
Email: jenniferosborne999 (at) gmail.com


Summary


Jen Osborne is a Canadian photographer living in Berlin. She finished a residency at Fabrica in 2009 and became a part of ReGeneration2: Tomorrow's Photographers Today. In 2012, Jen won the Pride Photo Award and Screenings 12 Award. She placed second in Photovisa's 2012 "The Face" competition and was also nominated for the Joop Swart Masterclass and PDN 30. In 2013, the European Journalism Centre awarded Jen with a grant to shoot a personal project.


Selected Publications


Geist Magazine (Canada). Edition: Summer 2014

Lens Magazine (China). Edition: May 2014

Der Freitag (Germany). Various Editions in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014

El Mundo (Spain). Edition: December 22, 2013

Perdiz (Spain). Issue 3, December 2013

It's Nice That Annual. Edition 2013

RE:PUBLIC (Sweden). Edition: #29, October 2013

Blink Magazine (Korea). Edition: September 2013

Wandereur (ipad Magazine). Edition: July 2013

6 Mois Magazine (France). Edition: Spring 2013

Fit For Fun (Germany). Edition: June 2013

GUP Magazine (Holland). Edition: November 2012

Canadian Art Magazine. Edition: September 2012

The View Magazine (Germany). Edition: September 2012

The Sunday Times Magazine (UK). Edition: July 2012

Tissue Magazine (Germany). Issue 2, June 2012

COLORS Magazine (Italy). Editions: Happiness (Spring 2012), Dance (Fall 2010), Teens (Fall 2009), Terrorism (Winter 2008/2009), Victims (Summer 2008), and Money (Winter 2007/2008)

Latina Magazine (USA). Edition: April 2012

BILD am Sonntag. Various Editions in 2011 and 2012

Flash Forward 2011

Esquire Russia. Edition: September 2011

The 2011 Vice Photo Annual (July)

Esquire USA. Edition: The Wedding Issue, May 2011

Vice Magazine (USA). Edition: The Fashion Issue, March 2011

ReGeneration2: Tomorrow's Photographers Today. (2010)

Flash Forward 2010

Le Monde Magazine (France). Edition: July 2010

Vanity Fair Italy. Editions: September 4, 2009 and February 8, 2010

Maisonnueve Magazine (Canada). Edition: Screw the Border, December 2009

The Walrus Online. Article: Cubans-in-Waiting, February 2008

Maclean's Magazine (Canada). Edition: January 2007


Awards


2014 Shortlisted for the "FotoVisura Grant" with "Indian Me"

2014 Selected for the Magenta Foundation's "Tenth" special anniversary book edition

2013 Winner of the European Journalism Centre's "Click About it Award" with "Wig Outs"

2012 Winner of the Pride Photo Award (Double Life Category) with "Wig Outs"

2012 Second Place in Photovisa's "The Face" Award with "Wig Outs"

2012 Winner (1 of 50) of "The Art of Photography" award and exhibition with "Wig Outs"

2012 Winner of GoSee's "Screenings12 Award" with various works

2011 Magenta Foundation's "Flash Forward" winner in Canadian Talents category with "Wig Outs"

2010 Magenta Foundation's "Flash Forward" winner in Canadian Talents category with "Tough Blood"

2010 "ReGeneration2: Tomorrow's Photographer Today" recipient

2009 Eddie Adams Workshop Assignment Award Winner

2009 Fabrica residency recipient

Solo Exhibitions


"Here You Are, A Wilted Flower". December 2009 Studio La Citta – Verona, Italy.


Selected Group Exhibitions


"Rituals". November 2014, Organized by NEAR at the Ferme-Asile in Sion, Switzerland.

"Biennial of the Americas: Draft Urbanism". July 2013, Denver, USA.

"the Diarist, the Commentator, & the Seer". July 2013, Initial Gallery – Vancouver, Canada.

"Zilveren Camera Hengelo". (Featuring a selection of winning photos from Pride Photo Award 2012). April 2013, Hengelo City Hall – Hengelo, The Netherlands.

"2ReGeneration2: Photographers of Tomorrow, Today".
(Touring internationally to many locations including but not limited to: )
Musee de l’Elysee - Lausanne, Switzerland in June 2010; Les Recontres d'Arles – Arles, France in July 2010; Pingyao International Photography Festival – Pingyao, China in September 2010; Flash Forward Festival – Toronto, Canada in October 2010; Fotoweek DC – Washington, USA in November 2010; Centre Gallery, Miami Dade College – Miami, USA in November 2010; Aperture Gallery – New York, USA in January 2011; Galerie Azzedine Alaia – Paris, France in April 2011; ROSPHOTO – St.Petersburg, Russia in September 2013; Polk Museum of Art – Lakeland, USA in October 2013.

"The Face: Photovisa IV". October 2012, International Festival of Photography – Krasnodar, Russia.

"UPdate Salon for Photography". October 2012, Ritz Carlton – Berlin, Germany.

"Pride Photo Award 2012". September 2012, Old Church – Amsterdam.

"The Art of Photography". September 2012, San Diego Art Institue – USA.

"The Berliners". September 2012, Flughafen Tempelhof – Berlin, Germany.

"Foto8 Summershow". July 2012, Foto8 Gallery – London, England.

"Gang of Berlin: An Introduction". December 2011, Upper Orange Gallery – Berlin, Germany.

"Borders: An SLPS Slideshow". November 2011, HBC – Berlin, Germany.

"Scratch and Sniff: The 2011 Vice Photo Show". July 2011, 298 Elizabeth Street – Chelsea, New York.

"Facing Forward". February 2011, Forward Thinking Musuem – Existing solely in virtual space.

"Natural Hazards: Lincoln Clarkes, Jen Osborne, Byron Dauncey". November 2010, Catalog Gallery – Vancouver, Canada.

"Women's Work: An SLPS Slideshow". March 2010, Kopeiken Gallery – Los Angeles, USA.

"Colors of Money". July 2009, Carré Rotondes – Hollerich, Luxembourg.


Education


Book Making with Teun van der Heijden. August 2013. ISSP Summer School, Kuldiga, Latvia.

Photography Department. 2008-2009. Fabrica, The United COLORS of Benetton Research Centre. *on residency

Eddie Adams Workshop. 2009. Liberty, New York, USA. *award winner

Photographic and Academic Studies. 2003 - 2005. Langara College, Vancouver, Canada. *on full scholarship

Jazz Piano Studies. 2002 - 2003. Humber College, Toronto, Canada. *on full scholarship