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b. Des Moines, Iowa, United States, 1986

lives & works in Los Angeles, California, United States


Instagram: @jzziemann


2012 - MFA, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California

2009 - BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

2007 - BA, Central College, Pella, Iowa

2021 - Anderson Ranch, Ceramics Resident, Snowmass Village, Colorado
2012 - Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

2011 - New York Studio Program, AICAD, Brooklyn, New York 


2019- Crosscurrent, "Alone," Alan Chin, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

2018 - Mnemonikos, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Los Angeles, California

2018 - From the Ground Up, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2017 - Untitled Art Fair, Shulamit Nazarian (California), Miami, Florida

2017 - Set the Table, BBQLA, Los Angeles, California

2017 - I Go, You Go, Good to Go, Unclebrother, Hancock, New York - curated by Rirkrit Tiravanija & Gavin Brown Enterprises

2017 - EXPAT, R/SF Projects, San Francisco, California

2017 - Apollo On Earth, HILDE, Los Angeles, California

2016 - Set in Stone, Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles, California

2016 - Bill Thelen & Jake Ziemann, Pig & Pony Gallery, Austin, Texas

2015 - Jake Ziemann: Selected Works on Paper & Small Scale Sculpture, SOME.TIME.SALON, San Francisco, California

2015 - Art on Paper, SOME.TIME.SALON (California), Miami, Florida

2015 - China Boo (side-show), Barry McGee, Ratio 3, San Francisco, California

2015 - Sexxxictecture, CULT, Aimee Friberg Exhibitions, San Francisco, California

2015 - <as they stood together>, Cameo Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2015 - Not Much to Look at, Royal Nonesuch Gallery, Oakland, California

2014 - stumble block, Tmoro Projects, Santa Clara, CA

2014 - All That and a Bag of Chips, Deadspace, Brooklyn, New York

2013 - painting painting, ArtPadSF, Beta Pictoris Gallery (Alabama), San Francisco, California

2013 - Tear It Out, Issues, Oakland, California

2012 - Pull, Tartine, San Francisco, California

2012 - Beauty, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, California

2012 - MFA Exhibition, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, California

2012 - Too Much Rather, Kokoro Studio, San Francisco, California

2012 - Drawing Realness, Will Brown, San Francisco, California

2012 - John Baldessari: Class Assignments (Optional), CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, California

2011 - When the West Was Won, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, California

2011 - Perfect Place/No Place: Re-Imagining Utopia, Million Fishes, San Francisco, California

2011 - Materiality: A Craft Exhibition, Laverne Krause Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2011 - Domesticity Un-hinged, Playspace Gallery, San Francisco, California

2010 - At Times I Think and At Times I Am, Playspace Gallery, San Francisco, California


2021 - Di Paola, Stefano, Guest Curator Artist Profile, Foundwork

2017 - Leora Lutz, “Artist Migrations from SF to LA Are Shaping West Coast Aesthetics and Identity,” Artslant

2017 - Scott Indrisek, “West World: Three young stars who are igniting L.A.’s queer art movement,” OUT Magazine (in print), May

2017 - Angella d’Avignon, “Apollo on Earth at HILDE,” Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles (Carla)

2016 - Anna Binlot, “Theodore Boyer and Jake Ziemann Intersect in Shulamit Nazarian Los Angeles Exhibition,” Forbes

2016 - Eve Wood, “Jake Ziemann: Pick of the Week” Artillery

2015 - Claire Voon, “Sussing Out the Good Stuff at Art on Paper and Miami Project,” Hyperallergic

2015 - Larissa Archer, “Sexxxitecture,” Frieze Magazine (in print), Issue 174

2015 - Sarah Hotchkiss, “Sexy Sculpture Fills CULT’s Summer Group Show [NFSW],” KQED


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