Jennifer Harley


Jennifer Harley is a sculptor and educator based in Brooklyn, NY. Her art practice explores the complex histories of labor as they are expressed through the objects we interact with every day. She currently has artwork on view in She Persists: A Century of Women Artists in New York City 1919-2019 at Gracie Manson and is a 2019 Brooklyn Arts Council Grant recipient.

She has held roles in Education and Development at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Whitney Museum of American Art. Before joining the staff at The Studio Museum in Harlem Jennifer worked as a teaching artist at The Museum of the City of New York, The Rubin Museum, and The Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University. Jennifer has been working as School and Educator Programs Coordinator at Studio Museum for two years. She coordinates 14 School and Community Partnerships in Harlem and throughout NYC.