Jenny Brownrigg

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Exhibitions Director

Exhibitions

The Glasgow School of Art

Research Interests

Curating

Research Profile

Jenny Brownrigg is Exhibitions Director (2009-) and a researcher at The Glasgow School of Art. She was awarded research leave Oct-Dec 2015 to look at Jenny Gilbertson, MEM Donaldson and Margaret Fay Shaw and how they documented 1930s’ Scottish Highlands and Islands life.

In 2016, her essay 'The event which is in front of her eyes: 1930s' Scottish Highlands and Islands life - the documentary photography and film of MEM Donaldson, Jenny Gilbertson and Margaret Fay Shaw' was published in Winter/Spring 2016 Issue 54 ‘Interstices’, The Drouth. In 2015 she had a chapter, ‘Contemporary Curating in a Heritage Context’, Gold, MS & Jandl, SS (Eds.), published in ‘Advancing Engagement; A Handbook for Academic Museums Vol.3′, Museums Etc. She has written reviews for Afterall, MAP and for online, incmore...

Qualifications

MFA Fine Art and Public Art, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design. Dundee (1996)

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Drawing and Painting, Glasgow School of Art (1990-94)

Latest Additions

  1. 'ambi': Rabiya Choudhry, Fiona Jardine, Hanneline Visnes

    Brownrigg, Jenny, McKee, Francis, Visnes, Hanneline and Jardine, Fiona Ann (2018) 'ambi': Rabiya Choudhry, Fiona Jardine, Hanneline Visnes. Reid Gallery, Glasgow School of Art, 23 June - 16 August 2018 [Show/Exhibition]
  2. Through a Northern Lens: Place Image, Archaeology and Heritage

    Bird, Nicky, Brownrigg, Jenny and Robertson, Frances (2017) Through a Northern Lens: Place Image, Archaeology and Heritage. In: Through a Northern Lens: Place Image, Archaeology and Heritage, 23 October 2017, GSA Principal Seminar Room 1, Glasgow School of Art.
  3. Through a Northern Lens: Women, Picture, Place

    Robertson, Frances, Bird, Nicky and Brownrigg, Jenny (2016) Through a Northern Lens: Women, Picture, Place. In: Through a Northern Lens: Women, Picture, Place, 28 October 2016, GSA Principle Seminar Room 1, Glasgow School of Art.
  4. Observing Women at Work: Franki Raffles

    Brownrigg, Jenny and Scott, Alistair (2017) Observing Women at Work: Franki Raffles. In: 'Fast Forward: Women in Photography' Lithuanian edition, 03-04 Nov 2017, National Gallery of Arts, Vilnius, Lithuania.
  5. The ladies would seem to have turned their attention: tracing the founding members’ of Glasgow Society of Lady Artists

    Brownrigg, Jenny (2018) The ladies would seem to have turned their attention: tracing the founding members’ of Glasgow Society of Lady Artists. In: Raoul Reynolds: a Retrospective. Poursuite Editions.
  6. Early women photographers documenting Highland and Islands of Scotland: MEM Donaldson

    Brownrigg, Jenny (2017) Early women photographers documenting Highland and Islands of Scotland: MEM Donaldson. In: Highland Folk Museum Annual Seminar: Unchartered Places: Pioneering women of early 20th century Scotland, 25 Oct 2017, Highland Folk Museum.
  7. 'Draw from the well', catalogue essay for Sam Ainsley solo exhibition, An Tobar Art Centre

    Brownrigg, Jenny (2017) 'Draw from the well', catalogue essay for Sam Ainsley solo exhibition, An Tobar Art Centre. Sam Ainsley.
  8. Interviews: Franki Raffles: Observing Women at Work

    Brownrigg, Jenny and Scott, Alistair (2017) Interviews: Franki Raffles: Observing Women at Work. Photomonitor.
  9. 'Hosts and Visitors' (2016) Birthe Jorgensen & Sogol Mabadi

    Jorgensen, Birthe and Brownrigg, Jenny (2016) 'Hosts and Visitors' (2016) Birthe Jorgensen & Sogol Mabadi. Reid Gallery, The Glasgow School of Art, 9 July - 21 August 2016 [Show/Exhibition]
  10. Collected Gnommero

    Tripp, Sarah, Bailey, Giles, Barker, Ruth, Beasley, Becky, Benera, Anca, Betteridge, Tom, de Briey, Nathalie, Bright, Kimberley, Brownrigg, Jenny, Bojanowska, Maria, Burns, Barry, Davidson, Neil, Disbury, Rachael, Easton, Rowena, Edbrook, Laura, Elkin, Kathryn, Fallon, Stuart, Grenyer, Kate, Hall, Lauren, Hartshorn, Jane, Hogarth, Jamie, Hutchinson, Simone, Knight, Ben, Lafferty, Mhari, Li, Chin, Matsumoto, Lila, McCallum, Eona, McStravick, Conal, Mistretta, Giuseppe, Morgan, Charlotte, Morrell, Kate, Omann, Aniara, Paige, Steven, Potter, Jessica, Rhymes, Darren, Schrag, Anthony, Simpson, Laura, Skinner, Carrie, Shelley, Louise, Sowerby, Katherine, Speed, Emily, Staff, Patrick, Street, Catherine, Taylor, Richard, Tendink, Iris, Tolmie, Cara, Varley, Tom, Walker, Chris, Walker, Thom, Watson, Daniella, Wells, Lauren, Wilcox, Rebecca and Ziffo, George (2015) Collected Gnommero. Gnommero . Independently published, Glasgow.