1997 - Master of Fine Arts, The State University of New York at New PaltzNew Paltz, NY
1995 - Bachelor of Fine Arts, The Cooper UnionNew York, NY
19921995 - Mobility Exchange Program, Parsons School of DesignNew York, NY
SELECTED SOLO + SMALL GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014 (upcoming) - Jennifer Crupi: A Display of GesturesMuseum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, CA
2012 - Jennifer Crupi: The Articulate BodyLawrence Art Center, Lawrence, KS
2010 - Jennifer Crupi—Beyond Words: Expressive GesturesArtSpace Gallery, New Haven, CT
2007 - In SituBakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA
2007 - Guarded GesturesArt Museum, Radford University, Radford, VA
2007 - The Process of GenderNancy Dryfoos Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ
2006 - Devices for Improved LivingKohler Art Center, Sheboygan, WI
2002 - Jennifer Crupi: The Nonverbal ExchangeGallery of South Orange, South Orange, NJ
1997 - MFA Thesis ExhibitionThe College Art Gallery, State University of New York at New Paltz
1995 - Jennifer Crupi: Metalwork and DesignThe Cooper Union, 7th Floor Gallery, New York, NY
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014 - Rule the WorldFriends of Carlotta Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
2014 - Protective OrnamentNational Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
2014 - Positive/Negative 29Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN
2014 - Humor in CraftKendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University, Grand Rapids, MI
2013 - NJ Council of the Arts Fellowship ExhibitionLong Beach Island Center for Arts and Sciences, Loveladies, NJ
2013 - Disabled by NormalityDOX Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic
2013 - Historical CommentaryCastle Gallery, The College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY
2013 - Out of the Box: Trends in Contemporary JewelryVirginia Museum of Contemporary Art,
Virginia Beach, VA
2013 - Body Language: Contemporary Art JewelryWayne Art Center, Wayne, PA
2012 - 40 Under 40: Craft FuturesRenwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
2012 - Humor in CraftSociety of Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA
2012 - Humor in MetalScottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale, AZ
2012 - Refined VII: InspirationThe Cole Art Center, Reavley Gallery, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
2011 - FreshNational Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN
2011 - Process: New Jersey Metal Arts Guild Juried ShowJames Howe Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ
2009, 2010 - Equilibrium: Body as Site—Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts, University of Texas at El Paso and Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
2009 - Room to Roam, (online exhibition)Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, www.midatlanticarts.org
2009 - New Jersey Arts Annual: CraftsNoyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ
2009 - Perspectives, New Jersey Metal Arts Guild Juried ShowVisual Arts Gallery, New Jersey City University
2009 - Jewelry in Motion/SNAG Conference (runway-style exhibition)—Philidelphia Museum of Art, Philidelphia, PA
2009 - Re/Actions—Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO
2008 - Touching Warms the ArtMuseum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR
2007 - New Jersey Council of the Arts Fellowship ExhibitionBen Shahn Gallery, William Patterson University, Wayne, NJ
2006 - The Edges of Grace: Provocative, Uncommon CraftFuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA
2005 - Got Quirk?Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
2005 - 2nd Annual International Juried ExhibitionShore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ
2004 - Hammer and Hand: Contemporary American MetalCenter Art Gallery, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
2004 - In Words and NumbersTarget Gallery, Alexandria, VA
2003-2004 - Corporal IdentityBody Language, 9th TriennialMuseum für Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany and Museum of Arts and Design, New York City
2003 - Evocative ObjectsBannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI
2003 - Dancing in the DarkAljira Gallery, Newark, NJ
2002 - Display Use OnlyKirkland Art Center, Kirkland,WA
2002 - Innovative Tools for Personal UseCenter for Visual Arts, Denver, CO
2002 - Markers in Contemporary MetalSamuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
2001 - New Jersey Arts Annual: Form Follows FunctionNew Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ
2001 - Ana 30Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT
2001 - Drawing the LineFredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, Fredericksburg, VA
2001 - Building for Art: Tradition, Transformation, VisionSamuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
2001 - 21st Century MetalsmithsNew Art Center, Newton, MA
2000 - Rhymes and RhythmsArtWorks! Gallery, New Bedford, MA
2000 - The Body IncarnateGood Monkeys Gallery, Eugene, OR
2000 - Art in the Open 2000Peter’s Valley Gallery Without Walls, Morristown, NJ
2000 - A Closer LookContemporary Metalwork + JewelryJames Howe Gallery, Kean University, Union, NJ
1999 - PeekWhite Box Gallery, New York, NY
1998 - Hoyt 2nd Annual Sculpture ShowHoyt Institute of Fine Art, New Castle, PA
1998 - Art and LanguageThe Mariboe Gallery at the Peddie School, Hightstown, NJ
1998 - Women in the Visual ArtsErector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT
1997 - College Art Association New York Area MFA ExhibitionHunter College, New York, NY
1997 - MFA Thesis ExhibitionThe College Art Gallery, State University of New York at New Paltz
1997 - The Hazleton Art League 42nd Annual Juried ExhibitionHazleton, PA
1996 - Talente 1996: International Exhibition in Crafts for Emerging ArtistsMunich, GERMANY
1996 - The Faculty SelectsThe College Art Gallery, State University of New York at New Paltz
1995 - Metals 1995Parsons School of Design Gallery, New York, NY
1995 - New Insights: Rising TalentSheila Nussbaum Gallery, Millburn, NJ
2012, 2005 - New Jersey Council of the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship Grant
2010 - Peter S. Reed Foundation Artist Grant, New York, NY
2003, 2001, 1999 - Nominated for the Louis Comfort Tiffany Biennial Award
2002 - Awarded First PlaceInnovative Tools for Personal Use, SNAG /3M Competition
2001 - Aljira Emerge 2002Professional development program for emerging artists
1998 - Awarded Third PlaceHoyt 2nd Annual Sculpture Show
1998 - Award WinnerWomen in the Visual Arts, International Juried Show
1997 - Awarded First Place and Honorable MentionThe Hazleton Art League 42nd Annual Juried Exhibition
1996 - The Society of North American Goldsmiths Student Endowment
1995 - Betty Goldin Memorial Prize for Excellence in ArtAwarded by The Cooper Union
2014 - Ramljak, Suzanne. On Body and Soul: Contemporary Armor to Amulets. Atglen, PA: Schiffer.
2013 - Skinner, Damian. Contemporary Jewelry in Perspective. Asheville: Lark Books.
2012 - Bell, Nicholas. 40 Under 40: Craft Futures. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. pgs 65-66, 98-101, 239.
2012 - Martin, Brigitte. Humor in Craft. Atglen, PA: Schiffer Books. pgs 39, 211.
2009 - Lim, Andy. The Compendium Finale of Contemporary Jewellery Makers. Köln, Germany: Darling Publications.
2006 - Le Van, Marthe. 500 Necklaces : Contemporary Interpretations of a Timeless Form. Asheville: Lark Books.
2005 - Le Van, Marthe. 500 Brooches : Inspiring Adornments for the Body. Asheville: Lark Books.
2014 - "Fashion Stories: Guinevere Van Seenus." Vogue Italia, Vol. 762. (bracelet featured in fashion shoot by Emma Summerton)
2013 - “Exhibition in Print—As Seen by Others.” Metalsmith Magazine, Vol. 33, No. 4.
2013 - Triebel, Guadalupe. “Alhaja Mecánica (Mechanical Jewelry)” The Clarin, Supplemento Si, Argentina. March 15, pg 8. (article with photos)
2013 - Fensom, Sarah. “The Color of Jersey.” Inside Jersey Magazine, Vol. 6, Issue 52. (featured artist with photos)
2012 - Pinchuk, Kerri. “Change of Art.” Where Magazine D.C., October. (cover photo)
2012 - Moses, Monica. “Future Tense: 40 Under 40.” American Craft Magazine, Vol. 72, No. 5.
2012 - “In Museum.” Museum Magazine, American Alliance of Museums, Sept/Oct issue, pg 11 (exhibit announcement and featured photo)
2012 - “Going Out Guide.” Washington Post Express. July 26. (exhibit announcement and featured photo) pg E17.
2012 - Schultz, Rachel. “Get Some Culture: Expressing Emotion.” Jayplay Magazine: The University Daily Kansan. January 31. (solo exhibit review with images)
2012 - Henning, Sarah. “‘The Articulate Body’: Finding Beauty in Gestures.” LJ World. January 20. (solo exhibit review with images)
2011 - Ullrich, Polly. “The Hand as Subject and Site.” Metalsmith Magazine. Vol. 31, No. 5.
2011 - “Exhibition in Print—Fresh.” Metalsmith Magazine. Vol. 31, No. 4.
2008 - “Exhibition in Print—Equilibrium.” Metalsmith Magazine. Vol. 28, No. 4.
2006 - “Exhibition in Print.” Metalsmith Magazine. Vol. 26, No. 4.
2002 - Bischoff, Dan. “Human Figures of Speech in South Orange,” Newark Star Ledger. July 14.
2002 - Tanguy, Sarah. “Observations: The Work of Jennifer Crupi,” Metalsmith Magazine. Vol. 22, No. 1.
2001 - Purcell, Janet. “‘Form Follows Function’ at NJ Arts Exhibit,” The Times of Trenton. November 9.
2001 - Temin, Christine. “Minimalist Monochromes, Rich Rewards,” The Boston Globe. January 17.
1997 - Kern, Dale. “Jewelry as Fine Art at Cummins Gallery Exhibit,” Marin Independent Journal. August 4.
1994 - Friedman, Shirley M. “Chic Metal,” Newark Star Ledger. December 4.
2013 - Hendren, Sara. “Jennifer Crupi’s Unguarded Gestures.” Abler. March 19.
2013 - Youngblood, Megan. “Jennifer Crupi’s Jewelry Highlights The Subconscious Messages of Body Language.” The Creators Project, Intel/Vice Media. February 7.
2013 - “Can Jewelry Improve Body Language?” International Digital Times, IBT Media, February 6.
2013 - “Jewellery that Encourages Gesture.” Designboom: Architecture, Design, Art, Technology. January 27.
2012 - Corriston, Michele and Lindsey Turner. “Crafting Social Commentary: Artists Turn Traditional Craft Art into a Critique of Society.” Washington Post Express. August 15. (exhibit review)
2012 - Brooks, Katherine. “‘40 Under 40: Craft Futures’ Spotlights Next Generation in Craft At Smithsonian American Art Museum.” The Huffington Post, July 19. (exhibit review and featured photo)
2012 - Wilk, Deborah. “Douglas Coupland Salutes Crafty Gen Yers.” Design Wire Daily (interior design.net). July 27. (book review)
2004 - Clark, Bethany, “Eye 2 Eye: Corporal Identity-Body Language.” Sugarzine.com: A New York City Culture Magazine. January.
1999present - Full Professor, Fine Arts Department, Kean UniversityUnion, NJ (Chair of the Fine Arts Department 2007-2009)
19981999 - Metals Instructor, The Art Center, 92nd Street YNew York, NY (January 1998 to July 1999)
1998 - Visiting Faculty, Parsons School of DesignNew York, NY (Fall Semester)
1997 - Metals Instructor, The State University of New York at New Paltz (Spring Semester)
2011 – Juror, Refined VII: Inspiration, The Cole Art Center, Reavley Gallery, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
2009 - Juror, (jewelry category) Monmouth Festival of the Arts, Tinton Falls, NJ
2001, 2003, 2005 - Co-juror, Emerging Artists Exhibition, James Howe Gallery, Kean University and Zimerly Art Museum, Rutgers University
2012 – Visiting Artist Lecture, The Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
2010 - Beyond Words: Expressive Gestures [artist talk]—ArtSpace Gallery, New Haven, CT
2007 - Visiting Artist [gallery talk, lecture and demonstrations]—Radford University, Radford, VA
2002 - The Nonverbal Exchange [artist talk]—Gallery of South Orange, South Orange, NJ
Permanent Collection, Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Permanent Teaching Collection, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR
Permanent Collection, Samuel Dorskey Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY