2002 MFA in Painting, School of Art & Art History, The University of Iowa
2001 MA in Painting, School of Art & Art History, The University of Iowa                  
1999 BA in History and Studio Art, Concordia University, Nebraska

2013 Artist-in-Residence, Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX
2009 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
2007 Artist-in-Residence, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland 
         Contributing Artist, Artist Pension Trust, NY, NY
2003 The Space Program, Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, NY, NY


The Hollow that Echoes, Gallery Protocol, Gainesville, FL

Half Moon Maker, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA 
Beats/Breaks, Staple Goods, New Orleans, LA 
Stacking Stones, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA 
Here & There, Tops Gallery, Memphis, TN 
The Dreams of Architects & Poets, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Jered Sprecher , Locker Plant at the Chinati Foundation, Marfa, TX
I Always Lie, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY

Fraktur,  Times Club at Praire Lights, Iowa City, IA

Als Ick Kan, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA
Shadows of Friction, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA

Monumental Dust , Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA
Jered Sprecher, presented by Steven Zevitas Gallery, VOLTA NY, New York, NY
wen U R luvd it iz t% much, Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN

Digging in the Dirt , Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
Jered Sprecher , Steve Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA            
Drift, Cress Gallery, University of Tennesse-Chattanooga
Index, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
Truth in Tension, Columbus State University, Columbus, GA

Process Room, Irish Museum of Modnern Art, Dublin
Furniture of the Universe, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
Truth in Tension, The Art Gallery of Knoxville, Knoxville, TN

Jered Sprecher, ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA
Jered Sprecher, OSP Gallery, Boston, MA

Never Finished, GFL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Cabinet, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL 
PTG. a in in, Olive Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University, NY

Pictures Hold Us: Carrie Moyer and Jered Sprecher, 
UT Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, TN
Kabinett 4: Brita Bogers, Mark Holmes, and Jered Sprecher, Devening Projects, Chicago, IL

New Spaces: Dan Attoe & Jered Sprecher, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL

After Living in the Room of Réalités Nouvelles, Sonce Alexander, Los Angeles, CA

Hunter Invitational III, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN
9/50, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
Genesis Forward Battery, Underdonk, Ridgewood, NY (organized by hkjb)
Higher Learning, Lehman College CUNY, New York, NY (organized by Dannielle Tegeder)
Fiction (with only daylight between us), Neon Heater Gallery, Findlay, OH (curated by Jeffrey Cortland Jones)
Collection, Ecole Superleure d'Art et de Design Grenoble/Valence, Grenoble, France
Everyday Abstraction, Anderson Gallery, Drake University, Des Moines, IA 
Tops, Arts Memphis, Memphis, TN

The New Picture Plane, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
Pages, Pages , Devening Projects, Chicago, IL
5 x 5 Castelló 2013, Espai d’Art Contemporani de Castelló, Spain
Wintergarten, Rasche Ripken Berlin, Berlin, Germany
The New Picture Plane, Leslie Heller Workspace, New York, NY
The Group Show, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA
Pages, Pages, Devening Projects, Chicago, IL
Currents, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Chopshop #3/RADIORADIO, Pier 1218, Madison, WI

Currents, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Grey Full, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY (organized by Geoffrey Young)
Abstract, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS
Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Museum, UNC-Greensboro, NC
Liquid Light, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Fusion, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Higher Ground, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
R.E.S.P.E.C.T, Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, IA
WAVERS, Studio 204, Brooklyn, NY (organized by Rob Nadeau and E.J. Hauser)
Sting XII!: Boston Contemporary, The Beehive, Boston, MA

MultipleMix, Devening Projects, Chicago, IL
Working Title, Bronx River Arts Center, Bronx, NY (organized by Vince Contarino & Kris Chatterson)
Ruptures, Hoffman LaChance Gallery, St. Louis, MO (organized by Michael Wille)
Point Time, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN (organized by Jean Hess)
Point Time, William King Museum, Abingdon, VA (organized by Jean Hess)
Point Time, Association of Visual Artists, Chattanooga, TN (organized by Jean Hess)

Uncertain Terrain, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Geometric Progressions, Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY
Precarity and the Butter Tower, CTRL Gallery, Houston, TX
Playing Fields, School of Fine Art Gallery, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Sting 8: Where's the Smoke..., The Beehive, Boston, MA
Abstract Painting, Cheekwood Museum, Nashville, TN
Drawn, Kinkead Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA 
Art Actuel France-Japon, Aoyama Spiral Garden, Tokyo, Japan
Give Them What They Never Knew They Wanted, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
Inside the Artist Mind, Assoc. of Visual Art, Chattanooga, TN
Summer Group Show, Silas Marder Gallery, Hamptons, NY
Jettison: New Ideas in Abstraction, Austin Peay State University, TN

Ultrasonic III, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Gouache & Goauche Only, Jeff Bailey & Andrea Meislin Galleries, New York, NY

Non-Declarative, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
26, Ewing Gallery of Art, The University of Tennesee 
The Darling Project, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL
Getting It “Right”,OSP Gallery, Boston, MA 

Next Next Art, (BAM) Brooklyn Academy of Music, NY
Hot Tamales, ArtLA, Los Angeles, CA 
Dual Vision, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL
New American Talent, Arthouse, Austin, TX 

Painting, Cecil R. Hunt Gallery, Webster University, St. Louis, MO 
Ordinary Aura, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, MI 

Rough Around the Edges, Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Dinosaurs, Los Medanos Community College, Pittsburg, CA 
New Art , Wendy Cooper Gallery, Madison, WI

Iowa Artists 2002, Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA   

Artist Pension Trust, New York, NY
Amity Art Foundation, Woodbridge, Connecticut
Concordia University, Seward, NE
The Hunter Museum of American Art
Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Museum of Modern Art/ Franklin Furnace Artist Book Collection, New York
Neiman Marcus, Los Angeles, California
Nerman Museum, Overland Park, KS
New York Public Library, Special Collections, New York, New York
Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, Ohio
Scripps, Knoxville, TN
The Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Tama Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan
The University of Iowa, Special Collections, University Library, Iowa City, Iowa
The University of Iowa, Museum of Art, Iowa City, Iowa
The University of Tennessee, Ewing Gallery of Art, Knoxville, TN
Visa Corporation, San Francisco, CA
The W Hotel, West Hollywood, CA

Visiting Artist, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
Visiting Artist, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Visiting Artist and Juror, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN
Visiting Artist, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
Instructor, Ox-Bow, Saguatauk, MI

Visiting Artist, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Curator, \lēn\, Jeff Bailey Gallery, New York, NY
Visiting Artist, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Lecture, Chinati Foundation at Marfa Book Company, Marfa, TX
Lecture, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Workshop Instructor, Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft, Gatlinburg, TN

Visiting Artist, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Visiting Artist, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN
Visiting Artist, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Visiting Artist, Ox-Bow Artist Residency, Saguatauk, MI
Visiting Artist & Student Show Juror, Ball State University, Muncie IN
Visiting Artist, University of New Mexico, Albequerque, NM
Visiting Artist, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Visiting Artist, Daniel Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN
Lecture, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN

John and Diane Marek Visiting Artist, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN
Panelist, Abstract Painting, Watkins College of Art, Nashville, TN
Visiting Artist, Columbus State University, Columbus, GA
Visiting Artist, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

Lecture, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
Panel Participant with Tara Donovan, Barbara Takenaga, and Joyce Robinson, Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation and IAM, NY, NY
Lecture, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
Workshop Instructor, Arrowmont School of Arts and Craft, Gatlinburg, TN

Visiting Artist, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
Visiting Artist, Kent State University, Kent, OH
Portfolio Reviewer, IAM, Annual Conference, NY, NY

2011 - present    Associate Professor, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
2005 - 2011        Assistant Professor, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 
2005                  Visiting Assistant Professor, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2004                  Lecturer, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ