Jeanette May's "Tech Vanitas" series awarded Brooklyn Arts Council grant


The Brooklyn Arts Council awarded Jeanette May a Brooklyn Arts Fund grant for production and exhibition of her "Tech Vanitas" photography series. Additional support for the project comes from Waltz, Inc, Lower East Side Ecology Center Gowanus E-Waste Warehouse, and donations from individual supporters.

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Tech Vanitas is sponsored, in part, by the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC).

"Beautiful Obsolescence" Exhibition

The Cluster Gallery is pleased to present Beautiful Obsolescence, a group exhibition featuring photographic works by Jeanette May and Adrianne Wortzel as well as sculpture by Mary Mattingly, curated by Amanda McDonald Crowley. The exhibition will be on view from March 2 to March 30, 2018, with a public opening reception on postponed (due to weather) to Saturday, March 3, from 7 to 9pm.

The Cluster Gallery is located in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn.

200 6th Street 3E, Brooklyn, NY 11215


Visit Jeanette's studio at EFA Open Studios

Visit Jeanette May in her studio at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts (EFA) during Open Studios. EFA is located near Times Square in New York City: 323 W. 39th Street, between 8th & 9th Ave. This event is free to the public. 

October 19, Thursday, 6:00 - 10:00pm
October 20, Friday, 6:00 - 9:00pm
October 21, Saturday, 1:00 - 6:00pm


Photo District News magazine Sept 2017


Jeanette May's "Tech Vanitas" photographs are featured in the September 2017 print edition of Photo District News (PDN). The article was written by Photo Editor, Rebecca Robertson. View online.

"Fish" included in Humble Cats book

Morbidity & Mortality: Fish, 2013

Jeanette May's "Fish" from the Morbidity & Mortality series* is included in the book Humble Cats. This book is the exhibition catalog for the online exhibit New Cats in Art Photography curated by the Humble Arts Foundation by Jon Feinstein and Amani Olu. The book can be purchased through Yoffy Press.

*The cat is implied!

Meet Jeanette at the gallery Sunday afternoon

Opening reception on May 4, 2017.

Opening reception on May 4, 2017.

Meet Jeanette May at Klompching Gallery this Sunday, May 14th, 2-3:00pm. Jeanette will be chatting with gallery visitors during the Dumbo Open Studio event this weekend. Klompching Gallery is located at 89 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201.