179 W Cedar Ave. 

Denver, CO 80223

(720)385-9579

jasmine.pema@gmail.com


Education

          B.F.A   2018    Fine Arts,  concentration in metalsmithing

            Metropolitan State University of Denver

            Santa Monica College,  general studies (art concentration)    2010-2012   

 Awards

            2018 Nagel Art Thesis Award, grant recipient

            2010  Scholastic Arts & Writing Awards 

            Photography Portfolio,  Regional Gold Key winner 

Group Exhibitions

            2018  Pretty City: Photography exhibition, Discochurch, Denver CO

            2018 Holding Space: within/without, Center for Visual Art, Denver CO

            2017  Woven collar, MSU Denver Art Department juried exhibition, Denver CO

            2016  Copper Vessel, MSU Denver Art Department exhibition, Denver CO

            2016  Orchid necklace, MSU Denver Art Department juried exhibition, Denver CO

            2014  Karma vessel, MSU Denver Art department exhibition, Denver CO

            2010  Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Exhibition, RMCAD, Lakewood CO

Commissions

            2015  Winter Jewelry Collection, Infinitely Simple, Boulder, CO 

 Collections

            2010   Rocky Mountain School of Art and Design, Denver, CO | photographs

Bibliography

            2018 The Political is Personal, Dirt Media, Vol. 4, Artist feature & interview “Jasmine Pema: Can We Just Fuck Up and Go From There?”

https://www.dirtmedia.org/artist-features/jasmine-pema-can-we-just-fuck-up-and-go-from-there          

            2017  The Artist/The Self, Dirt Media, Vol. 3 featuring artwork “I was once yours but 

            now I am mine”, “Demystification of the Feminine”, selected accompanying writings

Professional Experience

            2018  Public Relations Team, MSU Denver Fall 2018 Thesis Exhibition, Denver CO

2018  Gallery Assistant, Dakini As Art, dakiniasart.org 

2015  Production Assistant, Bloom Jewelry, Denver CO 

            2013  Production Intern, Angie Star Jewelry, Boulder CO

            2013  Personal Assistant, Brandon Friend Solis Photography, Los Angeles CA

            2012  Personal Assistant, Jennifer Miller Interiors, Silverlake CA

            2010  Internship, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder CO

Current Employment

  The Prajna Initiative, Social media management, content creation, co-founder, Boulder CO   |   theprajnainitiative.com

   Jewelry Design, Production, Owner, Pema Designs Denver CO.  |   pemadesigns.com