Jessica Poser head shot
  • Doctor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, Mass., 2007
  • Master of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, Mass., 2002
  • Master of Fine Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ill., 1997
  • Bachelor of Art, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill., 1992

Research Interests

  • Community Art
  • Creative Communities
  • Psychology of Art
  • Visual Research Methods

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Arts in the Community 
  • Studio in Painting
  • Studio in Design
  • Arts and Ideas

Selected Works


  • An Eye, Open //Works by Petra Nimtz and Jessica Poser. Muroff Kotler Gallery, SUNY Ulster, Stone Ridge, NY
  • Othering //BAA Biennial Berkshire Art Association, Pittsfield, MA, IN:SITE Century House Historical Society, Rosendale NY
  • Surface Tension // Works by Jessica Poser and John Bridges Greene Gallery, Guilford, CT
  • Ruin // Installation at the Beacon Room, Beacon Artist’s Union. Beacon, NY
  • Habitat for Artists // Greene Gallery, Guilford, CT
  • Habitat for Artists // Arts Brookfield, New York, NY
  • FOODshed Habitat for Artists // Smack Melllon. Brooklyn, NY
  • Artists from the Psychoanalytic Community // Group show. Center for Modern Psychoanalytic Studies, New York, NY
  • Where have all the flowers gone? //Group show. Paramount Hudson Valley Theater. Textures Group Show //Mid Hudson Heritage Center, Poughkeepsie. NY
  • Transported //Habitat for Artists: Art Pac Kit. Ideas City Festival 2013 and The New Museum. Brookfield Arts, New York, NY
  • Cut and Paste // Muroff-Kotler Visual Arts Gallery Ulster County Community College, Stone Ridge, NY
  • Fields of Vision // The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz, NY
  • Shopkeepers // Public art work with Michael Asbill. Commissioned by Friends of Historic Kingston, NY
  • How Much, How Little, The Space to Create // Corcoran Museum of Art, Washington, DC 
  • 5 x 5 //Temporary Public Art Project from the Washington DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.
  • Beyond the Fringe // Group Textile show. Mid Hudson Heritage Center Poughkeepsie NY
  • Noise // Solo Show. Unison Gallery New Paltz, NY
  • In Situ //Group Show. KMOCA Kingston, NY
  • Fancy Work // Solo show at the Dubois Fort Gallery, Historic Huguenot Street, New Paltz, NY