Jenny Lam

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Jenny Lam

Chicago, Illinois, United States

20s. Artist. Artist agent. Independent curator. Writer. Troublemaker.

Columbia University alumnus. Chicago-born daughter of Hong Kong immigrants. Globetrotting polyglot. People connector. Culture cultivator. Kyriarchy smasher. Graphic T-shirt addict. Former precocious child. Current child at heart. INTJ. Nerd.

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1st Prize Winner of the National Park Service & National Park Foundation's Centennial Project.

Recipient of the Individual Artists Program grant from the City of Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events for my project, Dreams of a City.

My blog, Artists on the Lam, was named "Best Local Visual Arts Blog" in the Chicago Reader's Best of Chicago issue.

My show, I CAN DO THAT, was named the audience choice for "Best Art Exhibit" in NewCity's Best of Chicago issue.

Latest news: Selected to exhibit my artwork in the Chicago Cultural Center by the City of Chicago as part of the "Year of Public Art" initiative for 2017. Will be published in New Frontiers: The Many Worlds of George Takei graphic novel anthology.

  • Education
    • Columbia University