John Jurayj: Recent Work
Department of Art Fall 2010 Lecture Series
John Jurayj lives and works in Brooklyn and currently teaches at The School of Visual Arts in New York City. Recent solo shows include Untitled (Undead) at the Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, California, as well as shows at the Alberto Peola Gallery, Turin, Italy, and the Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York City. Recent group shows include Noise at Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, and Exposure 2009, Beirut Art Center. His work is currently part of the Tarjama/Translation exhibit at the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art. Jurayj is represented in a variety of public and private collections including the Hirshhorn Museum of Art, the British Museum of Art and Harvard’s Schwartz Collection. Jurayj’s work will be featured in the upcoming solo shows at The Third Line Gallery, Dubai, and Participant Inc, New York City. He received his master of fine arts from Bard College and a bachelor of fine arts from Washington University.