Jen Blazina resides and has a studio in Philadelphia where she is a working artist combining techniques of printmaking, kiln forming and lampworking. She continually exhibits her work with solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally.
She has been awarded numerous residencies including: Corning Artist in Residency in New York; European Ceramic Work Centre in the Netherlands; Djerassi Resident Artists Program in California; The National Endowment for the Arts Grant to fund a fellowship at the Women’s Studio Workshop in NY; Frans Masserel Centre in Belgium; and The Creative Glass Center of America’s Residency Fellowship in New Jersey. 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 a professor of Fine Arts at Drexel University.
Her work is represented by Wexler Gallery in Philadelphia, Koelsch Gallery in Houston, Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery in Pittsburgh, and Packer Schopf Gallery in Chicago. For more information please visit jenblazina.com