The Works of Jen Mann

Erotica // Thursday, February 06, 2014
Toronto artist Jen Mann has an understanding of color and light which is anything but ordinary. She conveys a mood with her unusual use of color and is still able to maintain the integrity of her ultra...

New Paintings by Jen Mann

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 07, 2014
Jen Mann is a Canadian artist from Toronto, Ontario. Mann's dreamy, acrylic paintings are inspired by illusions and memories of her childhood, she experiments with a variety of different effects with color combinations and saturation to capture innocence and beauty. "I am fascinated by the subconscious, the soul, identity, and the way they interact to form meaning and beauty, or nonsense everything and nothing... 

"Strange Beauties," an Exhibition by Jen Mann @ Neubacher Shor, Toronto

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Neubacher Shor Contemporary Gallery is presenting a new show by Toronto-based artist Jen Mann. Entitled Strange Beauties and inspired by the circus, illusions, dreams and the innocence of childhood, the exhibit captures the world through 'rose-colored glasses.'

Jen Mann Illustration

Illustration // Thursday, January 10, 2013
'From her sketches, Jen has developed a style of digital collage using her illustrations. By scanning in her drawings and layering them in Photoshop, she creates delightful translucent images, with compositions that merge together animals, feathers, flowers and breath-taking women. These little treasures are paired with short poems that send the viewer into a fantastical world she has imagined for us to escape the tedious "every day".'

New Works by Jen Mann

Juxtapoz // Thursday, July 26, 2012
We have been impressed with the range of work from Jen Mann this year, from these layered color portraits to her stark white on white portrait works as well. Currently, Mann has work on display in Daydream Believer at Neubacher Shor Contemporary in Toronto, and we have a few examples of newer works here. The show is on through August 4, 2012.

The Work of Jen Mann

Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 20, 2012
This week's edition of Easy Like Sunday Morning in our Erotica Department took things a little darker than usual with artist Jen Mann's deadly beauties. Adorned in garlands of alluring yet toxic flowers, at first glance these graceful, lovely women seem to embrace the virtues of purity and feminine fragility. We decided to take a bigger look at Mann's work.

Easy Like Toxic Love

Erotica // Sunday, March 18, 2012
This week's edition of Easy Like Sunday Morning takes things a little darker than usual with artist Jen Mann's deadly beauties. Adorned in garlands of alluring yet toxic flowers, at first glance these graceful, lovely women seem to embrace the virtues of purity and feminine fragility. And yet, they are infected by the inwardly corrosive nature of vanity; their soft touch is poison and their elegant beauty is a venus fly trap.

Jen Mann

Illustration // Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Canadian artist Jen Mann attended OCAD U from 2005-2009, receiving her BFA in printmaking. Since then she has focused on painting and developed a large body of work, which explores the subconscious, and focuses on ideas of freedom, perceived beauty, identity and home. Jen loves to garden, cook and watch movies in her free time.

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