Artist INC Fellow Jaimie Warren has been selected as an Art 21 Artist. Over the past decade, ART21 has established itself as the preeminent chronicler of contemporary art and artists through its Peabody Award-winning, PBS-broadcast television series, ART21 Art in the Twenty-First Century. The nonprofit organization uses the power of digital media to introduce millions of people of all ages to contemporary art and artists and has created a new paradigm for teaching and learning about the creative process.
Jaimie Warren, who lives and works in Brooklyn, New York, earned a BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute (2002). Warren is Co-Creator/Co-Director of the faux public access television show Whoop Dee Doo, a traveling, artist-led project that creates ambitious installations and live performances internationally, generally through universities, festivals, arts organizations, and museums worldwide.Warren is a recipient of the Baum Award for an Emerging American Photographer (2014), the Lighton International Artist Exchange Program grant (2007), the Rocket Projects grant funded by the Charlotte Street Foundation and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts (2013, 2010), a United States Presidential Scholars Program Teacher Recognition Award (2011), and has had a solo artist monograph published by Aperture (2008).