Jessica Groome

Bio Jessica Groome (b. 1985, Vancouver CA) is a visual artist currently based in Berlin DE. She holds a BFA from Emily Carr Institute of Art + Design (2007) and an MFA from the University of Guelph (2011). Her work has been recently exhibited at the Vancouver Art Gallery (Vancouver CA), gr_und (Berlin DE) and Erin Stump Projects (Toronto CA). Since 2015, Groome and Ashleigh Bartlett have maintained a long-distance practice rooted in friendship, which manifests as their collaborative alter-ego CIRCLES & WIGS. In 2011 Groome was named both the winner of the Joseph Plaskett Award (CA) and a semi-finalist for the RBC Painting Competition (CA).

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Soft Glove 3, 2017, Oil and Acrylic on paper, mounted to Dibond, 21.5" × 29"
Installation View of Soft Glove
Soft Glove 5, 2017, Oil and acrylic on paper, mounted to Dibond, 21 × 29
Soft Glove 2, 2017, Acrylic and Chalk Pastel on paper, mounted to Dibond, 20.5" × 28.5"
Soft Glove 4, 2017, Oil and acrylic on paper, mounted to Dibond, 21" × 29"
Soft Glove 6, 2017, Acrylic and chalk pastel on paper, mounted to Diabond, 20.5" × 28.5"
Soft Glove 1, 2017, Acrylic and Chalk Pastel on paper, mounted to Dibond, 20.5" × 28.5"
Think Touch, Thin Trace 1, 2017, Pencil on paper, mounted on Dibond, 23" × 29"
Thin Touch, Thin Trace 2, 2017, Acrylic, Chalk Pastel and coloured pencil on paper, mounted on Dibond, 21" × 29"
Thin Touch, Thin Trace 3, 2017, Acrylic, chalk pastel and coloured pencil on paper, mounted on Dibond , 21" × 29"
Sketch 7, 2017, Pencil crayon on paper, 11.7" × 16.5"
Sketch 6, 2017, Pencil crayon on paper, 11.7" × 16.5"
Sketch 5, 2017, Pencil crayon on paper, 11.7" × 16.5"
Installation View of Nude in the Woods
Behind Clouds, 2015, Acrylic on paper mounted on acid-free foam board, 29" × 29"
Glister, 2014, Oil and acrylic on linen, 36 × 33
Swoon, 2014, oil on linen, 36 × 33
Tweeze, 2014, Oil and acrylic on linen, 31 × 26
Dipper, 2014, oil on linen, 36 × 33
Nope, 2013, oil on canvas, 30 × 27 inches
Cleft, 2013, oil on canvas, 38 1/2 × 46 inches
Installation View of Nude in the Woods Installation Shot
LL, 2012, oil on canvas, 47 1/2 × 53"
Bluebie, 2013, oil on canvas, 30 × 27"
Untitled, 2012, oil on canvas, 53 × 47 1/2"
Untitled (mound), 2012, oil on canvas, 21 × 20"
Clue, 2013, oil on canvas, 27 × 30"
TBC, 2013, oil on linen, 25 1/2 × 27 1/2"
Untitled, 2013, oil on canvas, 38 1/2 × 46"
PO-GO, 2013, oil on canvas, 38 1/2 × 46"
New Drifters, 2013, oil on canvas, 47 1/2 × 53"
Untitled (blue mounds), 2012, mounted paper on poplar, 30 × 27" (each pair)