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20180713215247-1_of_1_
1 of 1 , 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 36 " X 36"
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100, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 54" X 42"
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150/305, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 52" X 74"
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715 pm es, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 66" X 66"
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A Distancing, 2017 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 48" X 36"
20180713215323-division
Division, 2017 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 42" X 54"
20180713215323-absence_of_limestone
The Absence of Limestone, 2017 Acrylic, Flashe, Pencil On Canvas 36" X 36"
20180713215334-e_whitney
e whitney, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 36" X 36"
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Dust Storm Halo, 2017 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 36" X 36"
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End, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 36" X 36"
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Fin, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 66" X 66"
20180713215357-house_on_the_ravine_and
The house in the ravine and, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 36" X 36"
20180713215401-nearly_somewhere_004_
Nearly Somewhere 004, 2015 Acrylic, Flashe, Pencil On Canvas 60" X 60"
20180713215411-quiet_split
Quiet Split, 2017 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 42" X 54"
20180713215411-not_a_through_street
Not A Through Street, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 54" X 42"
20180713215419-splinters__lumens
Splinters, Lumens, 2017 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Panel 20" X 48"
20180713215424-santa_rosa__aftermath
Santa Rosa Aftermath, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 66" X 66"
20180713215433-viewall14comments
View All 14 Comments, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 66" X 66"
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Yellow Hummingbird Ginger Jar, 2018 Acrylic, Flashe, Glitter, Pencil On Canvas 54" X 42"
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
San Diego
Birth year
1981
Lives in
Santa Fe
Works in
Santa Fe
Schools
California State University, UCSC (University of California Santa Cruz), 2003, BA Environmental Studies
University of Alaska, Fairbanks, 2010, BFA Painting
University of Arizona - Tucson, 2014, MFA Painting
Representing galleries
Jenny Day Bio and CV

Jenny Day (b.1981) is a painter who divides her time between Tucson, Arizona and Santa Fe, New Mexico. She earned an MFA in Painting and Drawing from the University of Arizona, a BFA in Painting from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and a BA in Environmental Studies from the University of California Santa Cruz. Her national and international exhibition record most recently includes the Czong Institute for Contemporary Art in Korea, Elmhurst Museum in Chicago, IL, Crocker Museum in Sacramento, CA, Florida State University Museum in Tallahassee, FL and Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, in New Orleans, LA. Day was recently awarded the  grand prize for the 21st No Dead Artists Exhibition, which includes a solo exhibition in summer 2018 at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery. Day's work has been supported by a Contemporary Forum Artist Grant from the Phoenix Art Museum in 2017, a Barron Purchase Award in 2016 and through participation at the Ucross Foundation, the Jentel Foundation, Playa Foundation For The Arts, Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, and the Armory Art Center. Jenny Day is an exhibiting artist at Jonathan Ferrara Gallery. 

 

JENNY DAY CV

jenny.marie.day@gmail.com| www.jennyday.com

EDUCATION

2014     Master of Fine Arts, Painting, University of Arizona

2010    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting and Printmaking, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

2003    Bachelor of Arts, Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018    Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2018    Rosefsky Gallery, Binghampton University, Binghampton, NY

2018    Fat Village Projects, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2015    Nearly Somewhere, Process Museum, Tucson, AZ

2015    Nearly Somewhere, Somers Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2013      Selected Works, OLLI Public Space, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Teleology / Echopraxia, Works on paper, Lionel Rombach Gallery,

2013    These Trace Remains, Porter Hall Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2010     Copulated Nightmares, Androgynous Daydreams, UAF Gallery, University of Alaska  Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018    Contemporary Forum Artist Award Exhibition, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ (Curated by Gilbert Vicario, Selig Family Chief Curator, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ)

2018    From Underfoot: Breaking Through Surface and Ground, Blue Star Contemporary, San Antonio, TX (Curated by Jacqueline McGilvray, Exhibitions Manager, Blue Star Contemporary)

2018    Sweet Arts Auction, Center for Contemporary Art, New Orleans, Louisiana

2018    Going Once, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona

2017     21st No Dead Artists, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA (Jurors: ​Helen Toomer , Director of PULSE Contemporary Art Fair and Professor at Sotheby’s New York, New York, NY, Gia Hamilton, Director of Joan Mitchell Center, Independent Curator of Atlanta Biennial 2016, New Orleans, LA, Bettina Stiewe, Co-Founder of Upstart Modern Art Consulting and  Artist Management Firm, San Francisco,  CA[catalogue])

2017    Contemporary Landscape, Marin MOCA, Marin, California

2017    2017 Exhibition, Galerie Protege, New York, New York ( DAY + WALDMAN )

2017     Contemporary Landscapes, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul, South Korea

2017    Sense of Place, Elmhurst Museum, Elmhurst, IL ( Jurors: Jenny Gibbs, Executive  Director of the Elmhurst Art Museum, Carrie Secrist, Director of Carrie Secrist Gallery,  and Frank Tumino, Curator of the Elmhurst Artists Guild, Elmhurst, IL)

2017    32nd Tallahassee International, Florida State University Museum of Fine Art, Tallahassee, FL (Jurors: Carrie Ann Baade, Associate Professor Painting and Drawing, Florida State University, J. Chalet Comellas, Assistant Teaching Professor  Contemporary Art, Florida State University and Terri Lindbloom, Professor Sculpture, Installation, Performance, Experimental drawing, Florida State University, Tallahassee,           FL [catalogue])

2017    Manual Digital, Space 151, San Francisco, CA (curated by Beth Waldman, WaldmanArts,Mill Valley, CA)

2017    Flora and Fauna, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA (curated by Suzanne Gray, Seager Gray Gallery, Mill Valley, CA)

2017    Big Names, Small Art, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

2017    Small Things Considered, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2017    Opposing Futures, FAT Village Projects, Fort Lauderdale, FL (curated by Leah Brown and Peter Symons, Directors of FAT Village Projects, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Elle Schorr, independent curator)

2017    New Transitions, Palm Beach Atlantic University, West Palm Beach, FL (curated by Tristyn Bustamante, artist)

2017    Faculty / Student Exhibition, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL (curated by Liza Niles, Exhibition Coordinator, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL)

 

2016    20th No Dead Artists, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA

      (Jurors: Anastasia James, Associate Curator at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Franklin Sirmans, Director of Perez Art Museum, Miami and Artistic  Director of Prospect.3 Biennial, New Orleans, and Lester Marks, Collector)

 2016    New and Now, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2016    11th National Exhibition, Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA (Juror: Gregory Volk, Freelance Curator, Art Critic for Art in America, New York, NY [catalogue]) 

2016    Big Names, Small Works, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

2016    Art Auction, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA (catalogue)

2016    Art Of Our Century, Woodbury Art Museum, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT (Juror: Kent Christensen, artist [catalogue]) 

2016    West, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, OR (Juror: Leslie Kenneth Price, Humboldt State University Professor, Painting, Arcata, CA)

2016    Small Things Considered, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2015    The Land Mark Show, Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM (Juror: Grace Kook-Anderson, Curator of North West Art, Portland Museum of Art, Portland,  OR [catalogue]) 

2015    Mark, Ground Floor Gallery, Nashville, TN

2015    Southwestern Invitational, Yuma Fine Arts Association, Yuma, AZ

2015    Small Things Considered, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2015    Arizona Dreaming, Tang Gallery, Bisbee, AZ

2014     Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, University of Arizona Museum, Tucson, AZ (catalogue) 

2014     Painting Now, Florence Quater Gallery, South West School of Visual Arts, Tucson, AZ

2014    Four to Watch, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2014    Great Women Artists, Mayor’s Gallery, Tucson, AZ   

2014    Small Things Considered, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2014    Three-person Exhibition, Refractions: Interpretations of Space and Place, Tucson Pima Arts Council, Pioneer Building, Tucson, AZ

2014    Two-person Exhibition, Resonant Soils, Revisioned Structures, Drawing Studio, Tucson, AZ (with painter, Karen de Clouet)

2014    Diner d’arte Scottsdale, Bianca Lauren Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

2014    Arizona Higher Education Sustainability Art Show, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2014    Arizona Altered Postcard, Exploded View, Tucson, AZ

2014    Wet Paint MFA Biennial, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL (curated by Sergio Gomez, Director of  Exhibitions, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL) University of Arizona , Tucson, AZ

2013    Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ (Juror: René Paul Barilleaux, Chief Curator/Curator of Art after 1945 at McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX)

2013    New Art In Arizona, Arizona Artist Guild Exhibition 2013, Shemmer Museum, Phoenix, AZ, (Juror: Tristyn Bustamante, artist)

2013    Art On Tap, Displayed at Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

2013    Perceptual Excavations, Tejas Gallery, Dayton, OH (Juror: Mary Pat Turner, artist)

2013    Among The Trees, Dendrochronology Department, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2012     Three-person Exhibition , The Sum Of The Sequence From Then Until Now Is Not Equal To Here Multiplied By There, Lionel Rombach Gallery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (with painter Karen de Clouet and new media artist Anna Garner)

2012    Artist By Night, Porter Hall Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2012    It’s All About The Buildings, Womankraft, Tucson, AZ

2011    First Year MFA Exhibition, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2011    Gender Blender: Identities in Flux, Student Union Gallery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2009-2005  Fall and Spring Juried Art Shows,  UAF Gallery, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

2009    Women and Myth, Ciao Gallery, Wilson, WY

2008    Women in Alaska, Alaska House, Fairbanks, AK

2008    The Presidents Show,  UAF Gallery, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

2008    Gallery Artist, The Stash Gallery, Fairbanks, AK

2006   Parallel Lines, Bear Gallery, Fairbanks, AK

2007   Parallel Lines, Bear Gallery, Fairbanks, AK

2006-Present    UAF Sculpture Garden, Fairbanks, AK

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES , GRANTS AND AWARDS

2017    No Dead Artists Solo Exhibition Award, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2017    Contemporary Forum Artist Award, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

2017    Artist in Residence Fellowship, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2016    Artist in Residence Fellowship, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2016    Artist in Residence Fellowship, Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, Nebraska City, NE

2016    Emerging Artist Grant, Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, Nebraska City, NE

2016    Baron Properties 2D Purchase Award, Phoenix, AZ

2016    Design Award, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2015    Artist in Residence Fellowship, Ucross, Clearmont, WY

2015    Artist in Residence Fellowship, Jentel, Banner, WY

2015    Artist in Residence Fellowship, Summer Lake, OR

2014    Graduate Tuition Scholarship, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Graduate Tuition Scholarship, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Creative Achievement Award, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Albert M Haldeman Scholarship, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Barbara Rogers Graduate Fellowship in Painting, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Anonymous Art Scholarship, University of Arizona, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Westcliff Foundation Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snowmass, CO

2013    Medici Scholar Grant, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Arizona Artists Guild Scholarship, Phoenix, AZ

2013    AA Spain Scholarship/Fine Art, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2012    AA Spain Scholarship/Fine Arts, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2011    Graduate Tuition Scholarship, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2008    UAF Student Art Show, Best in Painting, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

2007    UAF Art McBeath Scholarship, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

2006    UAF CLA Scholarship, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Lori Zimmerman, “ Natural Selection Comes Together At Galerie Protege”, Art Nerd New York, September 21, 2017. (DAY+WALDMAN)

Kate Patterson, “Reconnect and stay connected”, SF Artful Living, August 26, 2017. (DAY+WALDMAN)

Lynn Trimble, “Meet Phoenix Art Museum Contemporary Forum Award Winners", Phoenix New Times, June 8, 2017.

Deborah Ross, ”Contemporary Forum Connects with Exhibition of Local Artists", Downtown Phoenix Art Journal, June 9, 2017.

Superstition Review, “Five Paintings by Jenny Day”, May 2017.

Lori Zimmer, ”Manual Digital Curated by Beth Waldman at Space 151", Art Nerd New York, March 15, 2017.

Alan Bamberger, “Old School Meets New School", Art Business, February 23, 2017.

Create! Magazine, “Jenny Day”, February 4, 2016.

D. Eric Bookhardt, "No Dead Artists at Jonathan Ferrarra, New Orleans Art Insider, August 6, 2016.

Margaret Reagan, ”Small is Beautiful",Tucson Weekly, May 19, 2016.

"Jenny Day, Tucson, AZ", 365 Artists, 365 Days, Frank Juarez Gallery and Grey Matter Gallery, August 23, 2015.

Margaret Reagan, “Big Ideas In Small Packages", Tucson Weekly, May 14, 2015.

Margaret Reagan, "Engaging the Elements", Tucson Weekly, September 26, 2014.

Margaret Reagan,"Fall Arts Preview", Tucson Weekly, September 4, 2014.

Kevin Reagan, ”Institute Supports Integration of Science and Art", Arizona Public Media University Plus, November 25, 2013.

Eric Magrane,"Getting Creative with Environmental Research", University of Arizona, Institute of the Environment, November 15, 2013.

La Monica Everett-Hayes, ”The Intersection between Natural, Built Spaces", University of Arizona News, July 26, 2013.

Kathleen Allen, “Clear Evidence of the Artist’s Hand”, Arizona Daily Star, July 23, 2013.

La Monica Everett-Hayes, “Accessing the charged energy of a space”, University of Arizona News, June 2013.

Cathalena E Burch , “Cool Summer Art Exhibits in Tucson”, Arizona Star, June 6, 2013.

Margaret Regan, “Chilly Scenes of Winter”, Tucson Weekly, June 20, 2013.

 David Mendez, ”City Week", Tucson Weekly, August 30, 2012.

Glenn Burnsilver , “Dreams act as starting point for surreal, provocative art”, Latitude 65,  September 3, 2010

 

ARTIST LECTURES

2018     Binghampton Univeristy, Binghampton, NY

2017    Palm Beach Atlantic University, West Palm Beach, FL

2016    Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2016    Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, Nebraska City, NE

2015    Playa Foundation for the Arts, Summer Lake, OR

2013     Emerging Tucson Artist, Beyond Georgia and Frida, Davis Dominguez Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2013    Environmental Grad Blitz, Institute of the Environment, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Conceptual Theory and Topics, Larry Gipe, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 

2013    Artist Professionalism, Dimitri Kozyrev, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

2013    Infuse, Tucson, AZ

2013    Arizona Artist Guild, Phoenix, AZ

COLLECTIONS

Baron Properties, Phoenix, AZ

Czong Institute for Contemporary Art, Seoul, Korea

Kimmel Harding Nelson Art Center, Nebraska City, NE

Osher Lifelong Living Institute Collection, Tucson, AZ

John Wells Private Collection, Tucson, AZ

Process Museum, Tucson, AZ

Dan Leach Private Collection, Tucson, AZ

Anchorage Planetarium, Anchorage, Alaska. Drawing inserted into film “River of Bears”

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Instructor of Record, Advanced Painting, Armory Art Center, Florida, 2016, 2017

Instructor of Record, Architectural Landscapes, Armory Art Center, Florida, 2016

Instructor of Record, 200 Level Painting, University of Arizona, 2013

Instructor of Record, Foundations Courses in Painting and Sculpture, University of Arizona 2012-2014

Instructor of Record, Painting and Drawing, Seamark, Art Center, Maine, 2005

Teaching Assistant, Beginning Painting and Foundations Sculpture, University of Arizona, 2011

Teaching Assistant, Ecology, Art, Women Studies, Sierra Institute, 2003

Judge, NCMPR Medallion Award, District 6, Tucson, Arizona, 2013

Curator, Among the Trees, Public Space in Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, University of Arizona, 2013

Printmaking Student Tech, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, 2005-2008    

 

 EXPERIENCE

2016    Figure Model Coordinator, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2013    Volunteer, Integrative Living Center, A-Z West, Joshua Tree, CA

2013    Shop Monitor, University of Arizona Wood Shop, Metal Shop, Foundry, Tucson, AZ

2012    Shop Monitor, University of Arizona Wood Shop, Metal Shop, Foundry, Tucson, AZ

2012    Canvas Fabricator, University of Arizona Wood Shop, Tucson, AZ

2011    Canvas Fabricator, University of Arizona Wood Shop, Tucson, AZ

2011    Model Coordinator, University of Arizona Art Department, Tucson, AZ

2004    Beehive Art Collective Apprentice, ME