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Jess Peri was born in Dallas, Texas and received a BFA cum laude from the University of North Texas (2012) and a MFA from the University of New Mexico (2018). Currently, Peri lives and works in Taos, New Mexico where he is a Lecturer at the University of New Mexico-Taos.


Peri’s work has been included in exhibitions at the Albuquerque Museum (Albuquerque, NM), University of New Mexico’s Museum of Art (Albuquerque, NM), SRO Photo Gallery (Lubbock, TX), Lionel Rombach Gallery (Tempe, AZ), Yuma Center for the Arts (Yuma, AZ), and Millepiani Exhibition Space (Rome, Italy) among others.


Peri’s work has been featured by Fraction Magazine, Glasstire, D Magazine, and Loosen Art.