Jennifer Bornstein is an artist working in diverse media, including video, 16-millimeter film, sculpture, and printmaking. Bornstein received an MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles, a BA from the University of California, Berkeley, and participated in the Whitney Museum of American Art’s Independent Study Program. She has received numerous awards and grants, including a DAAD Berliner Künstlerprogramm fellowship, a Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant, and a Radcliffe Fellowship at Harvard University. Her work has been widely exhibited at institutions in the United States and Europe, including the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; and the Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam. During her residency in Los Angeles, Bornstein is working on a new project.
The Hammer Museum's Artist Residency Program is supported by The Kayne Family Foundation and Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy.