Jessica Auer, Bear Butte, South Dakota

Montreal, Quebec

Bear Butte, South Dakota, 2006

Jessica Auer is a documentary-style landscape photographer from Montreal. She received her MFA from Concordia University in 2007 and is the recipient of several grants and awards such as the W.B. Bruce European Fine Art Travel Fellowship and the Roloff Beny Prize. Her work has been exhibited in numerous solo exhibitions in Canada and most recently at Newspace Center for Photography in Portland, OR. Her work is held in several collections, including the Musée des Beaux Arts du Québec, the Canada Council Art Bank and the Cirque du Soleil. In 2011, she published her first monograph Unmarked Sites. Jessica teaches photography at Concordia University and is represented by Patrick Mikhail Gallery in Ottawa.