jennifer rubell in 'high anxiety: new acquisitions' at rubell family collection, miami, USA

30 November 2016
'High Anxiety: New Acquisitions' presents selections of artworks from 32 artists acquired since 2014, many of whom explore polarising social and political concerns through a broad spectrum of contemporary artistic practices. In gauging the output and energies of these artists we find creative currents that speak to our shared state of uncertainty, nervousness and pessimism. "Artists help us comprehend and g...

jennifer rubell in 'no man’s land: women artists from the rubell family collection’, national museum of women in the arts, washington d.c., USA

30 September 2016
National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) is collaborating with the Rubell Family Collection (RFC) to realise a new vision for ‘No Man's Land', an exhibition that opened at the RFC's space in Miami in December 2015. Featuring work by 37 artists from 15 countries, NMWA's presentation imagines a visual conversation between women artists new to the Rub...

jennifer rubell presents annual food performance ‘devotion’ at the rubell family collection, miami, USA

2 December 2015
Jennifer Rubell will be presenting ‘Devotion' at the Rubell Family Collection on 3 December 2015 from 9 to 11am. It is her 12th annual breakfast performance during Art Basel Miami Beach. Using bread, butter, and a couple engaged to be married (Alban de Pury and Fanny Karst) as her media, Rubell will transform the simple act of cutting and buttering bread into a poetic exploration of repetitio...

jennifer rubell food installation for 'power ball xvii: appetite for excess' at the power plant, toronto

4 June 2015
This year's Power Ball theme 'Appetite for Excess' investigates the fine line between decadence and debauchery through visual art, music, fashion and food. The main event will be a once in a Lifetime food performance, 'So Sorry', by Jennifer Rubell.

In collaboration with:
Chef Grant Van Gameren (Bar Isabel, Bar Raval)
Sam James (Sam James Coffee Bar)
Bertrand Alépée (The Tempered Chef and The Tempered ...

jennifer rubell makes specially commissioned food installation for performa anniversary

4 November 2014
Performa, the leading organization dedicated to the critical role of live performance in 21st-century art, will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a fall fête in tribute to the Renaissance featuring a specially commissioned food performance by Jennifer Rubell. Co-hosted by W Magazine's Editor-in-Chief Stefano Tonchi and artist Francesco Vezzoli at the historic 1875 Weylin B. Seymours, (formerly Williamsburgh Sa...

jennifer rubell honoured at brooklyn museum's women in the arts award

22 October 2014
Women in the Arts 2014 will honor two outstanding people: world-class contemporary art collector Mera Rubell, and exceptional performance and installation artist Jennifer Rubell-we have found that few creative relationships can be as inspirational as that of a mother and daughter.

Now in its 12th year this unique and inspiring event will continue the important tradition of celebrating the empowerment of women's leadership and inn...

jennifer rubell installation at scad, georgia

19 February 2013
Gallery artist Jennifer Rubell has created an installation for SCAD Museum of Art, Georgia.

Rubell creates participatory artwork that is a hybrid of performance art, installation and happenings. The work, titled "Free" is a site-specific installation and was inspired by Rubell's recent visit to Savannah as well as a broad range of ideas from communion and the Annunciation to Le Corbusier's church at Ronchamp, artists Mark Rothko and Donald Judd, and Ha...

jennifer rubell presents 'landscapes' at summer night’s gala, fondation beyeler

28 September 2011
Conceived specially for the Summer Night's Gala Jennifer Rubell presents ‘Landscapes' an exhibition of interactive elements taking place throughout the Beyeler's galleries.

Jennifer Rubell creates an interactive artwork that is a hybrid of performance art, installation, and happenings. The pieces are often staggering in scale, sensually arresting, and frequently indulge in media of food and drink. In ‘Landscapes' Ru...

jennifer rubell at dallas contemporary

22 September 2011
'Made in Texas' and 'Nutcrackers'

The Dallas Contemporary is proud to present two exhibits by Jennifer Rubell. One a performance piece about food labor on Thursday, September 22, and the other an interactive exhibit where museum patrons are encouraged crack nuts with nude female mannequin legs.

Made In Texas is intended to "bring behind the scenes elements of domestic production to center stage as local laborers prepare Texas cuisine in a hybrid of performan...

saatchi gallery presents engagement sculpture over royal wedding weekend

28 April 2011

From Thursday 28 until sundown Saturday 30 April (with press opportunities from Wednesday afternoon), those Londoners not invited to Westminster Abbey can console themselves by taking part in a special project hosted by The Saatchi Gallery. Taking place over the Royal Wedding Weekend, Londoners and tourists alike can momentarily step into Kate Middleton's boots: trying on the iconic engagement ring and posing alongside a life-...

engagement preview night

11 February 2011
The new exhibition by Jennifer Rubell 'Engagement' is now on show at Stephen Friedman Gallery until 12 March 2011.
Here is a selection of pictures from the opening night event.  To see further images of the exhibition, please click here.

If you posed with Prince William and had your photograph taken, you are welcome to email your photographs to to be uploaded to a blog documenting the event.