Jennifer Cecere

158 Franklin Street

New York, NY 10013



2018-2019 Pattern & Decoration, curated by Franck Gautherot and Seungduk Kim, 2018 MAMCO, Geneva, Switzerland, , 2019 Le Consortium Art Center, Dijon France 

2014 -2016 Newport Beach Sculpture Park

2012 Textility, curated by Mary Birmingham & Joanne Mattera, NJ Art Center

2010 “Ins and Outs” curated by Amy Lipton, ROCA, Nyack, NY

2010 Pratt Sculpture Park

2009 State Fair, socrates Sculpture Park

2007 The Price of Everything...., Whitney Museum of American Art, Independent Study Program, The Graduate Center, City University NYC

2006 Bellevue Sculpture Exhibition, Bellevue, Washington

2002 Reactions, EXIT ART, NYC

2000 Shoes Shoes Shoes, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, NYC

1997 Sit on This, Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, Lake Worth, Florida

1996 Chairmania, The Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum, NYC

1987 The Chair Fair, The Architectural League of New York, NYC

1983 Ornamentalism, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY

1983 TraditionTransitionNewVision, Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA

1982 New Art for the New Year, Museum of Modern Art, NYC

1982 The Column: Structure & Ornament, The Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum, NYC

1981 Graphics Plus, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Ithaca, NY

1981 Burchfield Center, Buffalo, NY

1981 Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY


2016-2017 Grennstreets, Moma/PS1, NYC

2014 Mayfield Road RTA suspended sculpture, Cleveland , Ohio

2014 Newport Beach Sculpture Park

2013 Double Doily, Whitwhall & Water Streets, New York, NY

2011 St Georges, Ferry Terminal Staten, Island, NY

2010 DOT Jersey Barrier Initiative

2010 ROCA, Nyack, New York

2010 Van Cortland Park

2009 Pratt Sculpture Park

2009 State Fair, Socrates Sculpture Park, LIC New York

2000 Shoe Store, Abrons Art Center, Henry Street Settlement, NYC

1996 Chairs, Installation for Creative Stations, MTA/Art for Transit, Union Station Subway, NYC

1991 Bedrooms, Newhouse Art Center, Snug Harbor, Staten Island, NY

1989 At My House, Broadway Windows, NYC

1984 Furniture Form & Ornament, Russell Sage College, Troy, NY

1982-81 Robert Freidus Gallery, NYC

1980 Amelie A. Wallace Gallery, SUNY, Old Westbury, NY

1980 In My Room, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, Queens

1979 Ten Downtown, NYC


United States of America, Department of State Embassy Collections, Bamako, Mali

The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

New York Health and Hospitals Corporations, NYC

Castellani Art Museum of Niagra University

Rubell Family Collection, Miami, Florida


2015 Mayfield RTA Station suspended art work , Cleveland, Ohio.

2013 NYC/DOT Urban Art Commission, Double Doily, Whitehall & Water Streets, NYC.

2011 Myrtle Ave Bid, Tree Guards & Benches

2011 St. George’s Ferry Terminal, Staten Island/DOT

2010 DOT Jersey Barrier Initiaitve/Doily Barrier 35-37th Strret Bike Path along the FDR Drive, NYC.

2011 St. George’s Ferry Terminal, Staten Island/DOT

2010 Van Cortland Park

2009 Pratt Sculpture Park

2009 SocratesSculpture Park

1996 MTA/Art for Transit, Creative Solutions, Chairs, Union Square Station, NY


2012 Manhattan Community Arts Fund

2009 Socrates Sculpture Park

2005 Creative Curricula, LMCC

1995 Creative Stations, MTA/Art for Transit


2012 Textility Joannne Mattera and Mary Birningham, New Jersey Art Center

2011 NY1 interview

2011 Crochet Today

2010 Abigail Doan, Radical Lace

2009 Cornell Art Architecture Planning News 2009

2009 Fiberarts Magazine, Nov/Dec


2006 ART INFO , Collecting Art on the internet, Part 1 by Robert Ayers, htpp://

2006 Podcast, Bellevue Sculpture

2002 The Andover Bulletin, Spring 2002 Vol. 95/No. 3 “ Something They Can Do” text by Kennan Daniel, Theresa Pease and Paula Trespas pp.4-7

1997 CNN, Jeanne Moos, June 7, 1997

1997 New York Magazine, "Bathing Suit Show" by Edith Newall, Best Bet

1997 The Village Voice, Kim Levin, Picks

1997 Florida Design, Vol. 7 No. 2, “Sitting Pretty” text by Andrea Rollin, pp. 116-117

1997 Palm Beach Daily News, Sunday March 9, 1997, “Sit on This: Museum shows 26 chairs as art," text by Jan Sjostrom, c-1, c-10

1994 Chairmania, text by David McFadden, forward by Rita Reif, Harry N. Abrams, pp. 64 &142

1991 The New York Times, “Bedrooms” by Elaine Louie, p. C1, February 14, 1991

1991 The New York Times, “Sailors Bedrooms and Drawings” by Vivian Raynor, pp.14-15, February 17, 1991

1991 The Village Voice, "Bedrooms" by Vince Aletti

1991 Bedrooms, catalogue text by John Perrault, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art

1988 397 Chairs, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., p. 89

1983 Tradition Transition New Vision, text by Chris Cooke, The Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA, pp. 22,23

1983 Ornamentalism by Robert Jensen and Patricia Conway, forward by Paul Goldbeger, Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., p

“Guerilla Gallerizing,” text by Peter Frank, May 7, 1979


Phillips Academy, Andover

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, B.F.A.


Guggenheim Museum. Learning Through Art, 2001-present.

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