Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. MFA, 2004
Brandeis University, Waltham, MA. Post-Baccalaureate, 2002
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY. BA in Studio Art, 1998

One Million Mirrors, solo, Cavuspace, Berlin, Germany, May-July 2016
Dada Dada! w/ CEPH, Kunstverein Familie Montez, Frankfurt, Germany, May 2016
Super Sketchy, DCTV, New York, NY, April 2016
I Believe My Receiver, solo, Galerie Studio St. St., Berlin, Germany, April 2016
On Site in 16 Cities, Bar Babette, Berlin, Germany, and Create or Die, Syndey, Australia, Winter/Spring 2016
Person, Place, or Thing, 68 Projects, Berlin, Germany, November 2014
Helløween, Idling Gallery, Berlin, Germany, October 2014
Haydarpasa'yi Sevmek, Haydarpasa, Istanbul, Turkey. February 2013
WAVERS, Curated by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, Brooklyn, NY. March-April 2012
This World Is Not My Home, solo, GallusZentrum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany 2011
Wir alle lieben Lüpertz, Kornhäuschen, Aschaffenburg, Germany, 2011
Familietreffen, Atelierfrankfurt, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2009
The Crack-Up, ATM Gallery, New York, NY, 2009
Central & Remote, Daily Operation, Long Island City, NY. 2009
From The Garden Of Earthly Delights, Arts Guild of Rahway, NJ. 2009
Unlikely Perfomance Night, W139, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 2008
Hallways 2, 167 Plymouth, Brooklyn, NY. 2008
Hallways, 167 Plymouth, Brooklyn, NY. 2006
Ten Alumni Artists, Palmer Gallery, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY. 2005
I AM 5, Parker’s Box, Brooklyn, NY. 2005
Floor Play, Brooklyn War Memorial Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2004
Into the Woods, Morsel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2004
Power T’s, Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY. 2004
Six Degrees, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. 2004
Tell Me a Story of a World Without Words, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ. 2004
Nickel and Dimed, Quality Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2003
Good For You, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. 2003
Where You At?, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY. 2001

Höherweg Guest Residency, Düsseldorf, Germany, June 2016
In Process Residency, Islip Museum of Art, Islip NY. 2009
Louise Bourgeois Residency for a Sculptor, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY. 2008
Joan Mitchell Foundation Full Scholarship at Atlantic Center of the Arts Residency, New Smyrna Beach, FL. 2006
Giza Daniels-Endesha Award for Outstanding Performance, Rutgers University. 2004
TA/GA Competitiveness Pool Award, Rutgers University. 2003
Teaching Fellowship, Rutgers University. 2002 - 2004
Leon Golub Scholarship, Rutgers University. 2002 Teaching Fellowship, Brandeis University. 2002

NIMBY Lifestyles. Ongoing series of exhibitions and publications, oriented around remoteness and long-distance as occasions for experimentation. Istanbul and Berlin, 2012-present.

CEPH – HOWWHATWHY, full-length cd, experimental/electronic music, Frankfurt/Berlin Germany, 2014. Main member/composer of two-person collaborative.
"Gallery: Jesse Farber," Dime & Honey, October 1 2015,
“Jesse Farber’s New Worlds,” Beautiful Decay, 23 March 2011,
“Surreal landscapes from US artist Jesse Farber,” Panther Club,
Pisano, Hortense. “In der Finanzkrise ist die Phantasie gefragt” Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 24 November, 2009
Smith, Nancy. “The Crack Up.” Art Lovers New York. 13 August 2009
Lutz, Jon, and Farber, Jesse. “Jesse Farber.” The Old Gold. 11 June 2008
Mann, Dina. “Inside the Box: Artists Find Inspiration in Dioramas.” Columbia News Service. 11 Dec. 2007