Jen Greely
Waiting Series Artist Statement

Tally marks, an ancient counting system, emerged in my work as I sat bedside, watching my mentor and friend slowly pass away from pancreatic cancer. Though specific to a particular period, the slow passage of time and unexpected sudden finality speaks to the universal human experience of waiting.


Waiting Print Series
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series graphite on masa paper
Sold DotWaiting I
2018
graphite on masa paper
18 x 40 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series various etchings, screen prints, graphite, all on handmade asian papers
Waiting (installation)
2018
various etchings, screen prints, graphite, all on handmade asian papers
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series copper etching on handmade asian paper
Sold DotWaiting
2018
copper etching on handmade asian paper
16 x 30 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series copper etching on handmade asian paper
Waiting II
2018
copper etching on handmade asian paper
36 x 24 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series copper etching on handmade asian paper
Waiting III
2018
copper etching on handmade asian paper
30 x 22 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series copper etching on handmade asian paper
Waiting IV
2018
copper etching on handmade asian paper
32 x 24 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series gesso on handmade asian paper
Waiting V
2018
gesso on handmade asian paper
20 x 28 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series
Process image of Waiting (copper etching)
2018
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series gesso on handmade asian paper (screen print)
Detail: Waiting VI
2018
gesso on handmade asian paper (screen print)
20 x 16 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series gesso on cradled panel (screenprint)
Waiting (triptych)
2018
gesso on cradled panel (screenprint)
24 x 20 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series gesso on handmade asian paper (screen print)
Waiting
2018
gesso on handmade asian paper (screen print)
20 x 20 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series graphite and thread on kitakata
Detail, sewn kitakata chine colle
2018
graphite and thread on kitakata
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series screen printed gesso on handmade asian paper, mounted on cradled panel
Waiting (Red)
2018
screen printed gesso on handmade asian paper, mounted on cradled panel
6 x 6 inches
Jen Greely Waiting Print Series gesso and encaustic with thread on handmade asian paper
Waiting (Red), Artist Book
2018
gesso and encaustic with thread on handmade asian paper
6 x 4 inches
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