Jen Blazina resides and has a studio in Philadelphia where she is a working artist exhibiting with solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally.
Jen has had solo exhibitions internationally in Germany, Italy, Belgium, and the Netherlands. Nationally she has had solo exhibitions in, The Bridge International during Art Basel Miami, FL; Washington, D.C.; New Jersey, New York, San Franscico, Houston, TX, Chicago, IL; Philadelphia, PA among others.
She has been awarded numerous residencies including: The National Endowment for the Arts Grant to fund a fellowship at the Women’s Studio Workshop, Toos Neger in Dordrecht, Netherlands; Frans Masserel Centre, Kasterlee, Belgium; Scuola di Graphica in Venice, Italy; Kala Art Institute in Berkeley, CA; The Creative Glass Center of America’s Residency Fellowship in New Jersey; Millay Colony for the Arts in New York. She has also been awarded numerous grants including the Leeway Foundation Grant, the Maryland State Arts Council, and the Independence Foundation Grant.
Jen Blazina received her M.F.A. in printmaking from Cranbrook Academy of Art, her B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College in New York and her B.F.A., cum laude, from the State University of New York at Purchase College. She is a currently an associate professor of Fine Arts at Drexel University