Massachusetts College of Art and Design, MFA Photography
Wesleyan University BA
About Jennifer Colten
Jennifer Colten teaches photography in the Sam Fox School at Washington University, in St. Louis, Missouri. She received an MFA in Photography from Massachusetts College of Art in Boston MA. She was recently awarded a RAC, Regional Arts Commission Artist Support Grant (2014) to further photographic scholarship and community work in St Louis Missouri. In 1993 Colten was a recipient of a Mid -America Arts Alliance, NEA Fellowship in Photography, and in 1995 and again in the spring of 2015 traveled to Colombia, South America after winning an International Arts Program Network Award. Ms. Colten has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions both nationally and internationally. Her photographs are in collections including the Museum für Fotographie, Braunschweig, Museo de Arte Moderno, Bogota, Museo de Antioquia, Medellin, South America, Southwestern Bell Telephone, Mark Twain Banks, Hewlett Packard Corporation, and many private collections.