DAVID JONES CV
Born: San Diego, California
2015 M.A. Interdisciplinary Arts, Center for Book and Paper Arts, Columbia College Chicago, Illinois
1987 B.F.A. Printmaking and Painting, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
1979-83 Lithography, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri
1982 Lithography Methods & Camera Work, Area Technical School, Kansas City, Kansas
1978 Lithography and Intaglio classes, Vancouver School of Art, Vancouver, Canada
1977 Lithography Workshop, Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada.
1976 Foundations, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
1973-75 Photography, Center for Photographic Studies, Louisville, Kentucky
2016 Co-founder and Director of the Center for Collaborative Research, Kenosha, WI
2015 Executive Director. The Center for Book, Paper and Print, Columbia College Chicago, IL
2006-15 Executive Director and Master Printer. Anchor Graphics @ Columbia College Chicago, IL
2006 Interim Director and Consultant. Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, NYC
1990-06 Executive Director and Master Printer. Anchor Graphics, Chicago, Illinois
1989 Master Printer and Shop Manager.Lakeside Studios, Lakeside Michigan
1987-89 Staff Printer. Landfall Press, Chicago, IL
1983-87 Gallery Director. Stocksdale Gallery of Art, William Jewell College, Liberty, MO
1986 Printshop intern. Landfall Press, Chicago, IL
2013-14, 2017 Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Adjunct instructor, Lithography.
2006-15 Anchor Graphics, Chicago, Illinois. Workshops and lecture/demonstrations
1990-06 Anchor Graphics, Chicago, Illinois. Instructor, adult and children’s classes.
1997 Columbia College Chicago, Illinois. Instructor and Artist in Residence, Printmaking Area.
1996-00 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois. Instructor, Intermediate & Advanced Lithography
1996-00 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Dept. of Continuing Studies, Illinois. Instructor, Intro to Printmaking.
1990-96 Anchor Graphics. Co-sponsored by the Marwen Foundation, Chicago, Illinois Instructor, Printmakingworkshops.
1984-87 Kansas City Art Institute, Printmaking Department, Kansas City, Missouri. Teaching assistant.
SOLO and TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2014 Confluence/Undercurrents. Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL
2012 Industrial Reconstructions, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York
2011 Industrial Reconstructions, St. Mary’s College, Moreau Galleries, Notre Dame, Indiana
2010 Cogs and Wheels: Industrial Reconstructions, State College of Florida, Fine Art Gallery, Bradenton, Florida
2009 Roadtrips and Shadowplay, Robert Morris University, State Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois (catalog)
2008 Travel Stories / Shadowplay, Galeria AP, Facultad de Artes Plasticas, Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa, Mexico
2006 When Opposites Attract, Carthage College, Racine, Wisconsin
2007 Union/Opposition, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, Louisiana
2002 Parallax Error, mn gallery , Chicago, Illinois.
1986 Improvisations to the Lord, Rockhurst College, Kansas City, Missouri.
1985 Marilyn Propp and David Jones, Barstow School, Kansas City, Missouri.
2014 Collaborations II. Printworks, Chicago.
2011 Second Annual Printmakers Exhibition, Walnut Ink Gallery, Michigan City, Indiana.
2010 Mano/Mundo/Corazón: Artists Interpret La Lotería, Center for Book and Paper, Chicago, Illinois.
First Annual Printmakers Exhibition, Walnut Ink Gallery, Michigan City, Indiana.
2008 Fotowerk 2008, Flatfile Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
Portfolio exchange, VCU, Southern Graphics Conference, Richmond, Virginia
2007 Goosetopia Environmental Art Project, The Illinois Institute of Art, Chicago, Illinois.
Art in Perpetuity, Studio 18 Gallery, NYC, New York
2005 Balancing: David Jones and Anchor Graphics Prints, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, Wisconsin.
Convergence of Factors, The Art Center Highland Park, Highland Park, IL. Invitational.
The Culture of the Print, Beacon Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
2003 James D. Phelan Award in Printmaking Exhibit, Kala Institute, Berkeley, California. Honorable mention
Multiple Personalities, Beacon Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
Snapshots, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut. Mail Art Exhibition
2001 Stray Show, mn gallery, Chicago, Illinois.
2000 First Work, Faculty Exhibit, Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois.
A Decade of Printmaking, Chicago Printmakers Collaborative. Belloc Lowndes Fine Arts, Chicago, Illinois.
Group Show, Expressions Graphics, Oak Park, Illinois.
Snapshots, Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, Maryland. Mail Art Exhibition
1987 BFA Student Exhibition, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
1980 Six Exhibitionists, Created Space, Bellingham, Washington. Pop-Up Exhibition
2013 Cill Rialaig, Ballinskellig, County Kerry, Ireland. Two-week residency
2007 Press Papier, Trois- Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. One-month residency
1999 The Roger Brown Estate, the School of the Art Institute, Chicago. New Buffalo, Michigan.Two-week residency
1997 Sabiedriska Organizacija "Grafikas Kamera," Riga, Latvia. Ten-day residency, guest artist/printer.
Columbia College Chicago. Instructor and Artist in Residence, Printmaking Area
VISITING ARTIST and LECTURER
2015 Montana State University at Bozeman, lecture, critiques and demonstration
2014 Illinois Wesleyan University, Artist Lecture. Bloomington, IL
2011 Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia. Guest Lecturer/juror
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas. Visiting Artist/Master Printer, collaboration with Jeff Elrod, P.R.I.N.T.
2010 University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Visiting Artist, lectur/demos
State College of Florida, Bradenton, Florida. Visiting Artist, lecture/demos
2009 New York Academy of Art, New York, New York. Visiting Artist/consultant
2008 Facultad de Artes Plasticas, Universidad Veracruzana, Xalapa, Mexico. Visiting Artist, demos and 2-day workshop.
University of Kentucky at Lexington, Kentucky. Visiting Artist, lecture/demos
2007 Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois. Visiting Artist, lecture
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Visiting Artist, lecture and demos
State University of New York at Fredonia, New York. Visiting Artist, demonstration and presentation w/ poet Vincent Quatroche.
2003 State University of New York at Buffalo, New York. Guest lecturer & artist
2000 Printmaking Department, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. Visiting Artist
1999 Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia. Guest lecturer.
2014 Contemporary American Print Makers, Jan. 2015 by E. Ashley Rooney and Stephanie Standish, Essay, "Introduction," pp. 10, 11
2013 California Society of Printmakers: One Hundred Years 1913-2013, edited byMarylySnow & Sylvia Solochek Walters. Essay, “From Here to the Future,” pp. 125-1 29
The Almost Metal Collective. Catalog essay. A+D Gallery, Columbia College Chicago
2012 Selections from the PrintZero Studios, Exchange #8. Catalog Essay. Chicago, Illinois
1999 The Con of the Giclee, Chicago Artists News, article, Chicago, Illinois
2013 The Almost Metal Collective. A+D Gallery, Columbia College Chicago, Illinois
2012 Selections from the PrintZero Studios,Exchange #8. Chicago, Illinois
GRANTS, HONORS, and SCHOLARSHIPS
2013 Southern Graphics Council International Print Milwaukee Host Award: Prin:Maker
2008 Columbia College Chicago Faculty/Staff Project Completion Grant
2003 Chicago Community Assistance Grant- Art project completion Grant
1997 Chicago Artists International Program Grant. Travel to Riga, Latvia,
1985 Kansas City Art Institute. Thomas Hart Benton Scholarship,
1978 Vancouver School of Art. Work scholarship (teacher assistant),
1977 Banff Centre for the Arts. Full scholarship, summer workshop.
2011 Student Exhibition, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia
2007 MUSIC AS MUSE, Center for Visual Arts Gallery, Brookdale County College ofMonmouth, Lincroft, New Jersey
2002 1st LUC Print Biennial, Loyola University Chicago, Illinois
2000 Americas 2000, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota
1994 ARC National Print Show, ARC Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
CONFERENCES and SYMPOSIA
2015 Sphere, SGCInternational Conference, Knoxville, Tennessee, Assisted with mentoring sessions. In Remembrance, presentation
2014 International Forum and Opening Ceremonies, Guanlan Printmaking Base and China Printmaking Museum, Shenzhen, China. Forum Participant and invited dignitary.
2012 Navigating Currents, SGCInternational Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana. “Riding the Crest of Current Trends”, Panel participant: Master Printers. Volunteered to serve as mentor.
Pressing Prints Pressing Palms, The Entrepreneurial Printmaker. The Mid-America Print Council. Panel Moderator.
2011 Equilibrium, The 2011 SGC International Conference, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
2010 Mark/Remarque, SGC International Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2009 Global Implications, Southern Graphics Council Conference, Columbia College Chicago, Illinois. Conference Coordinator
2008 Command P, Southern Graphics Council Conference, Virginia, Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia. Gum transfer demonstration
2007 Points, Plots & Ploys, Southern Graphics Council Conference, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri. “What is the Point of Teaching Printmaking in a Community Setting,” Panel Chair.
2006 Mid America Print Conference, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
1998 A Celebration of the Print, Southern Graphics Council Conference, Athens, Ohio “Imprint Upon the Community: Artists Working with Kids” Panel participant.
1985 Fifth Biennial Printmaking Symposium, Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa.
2013 The Mid America Print Council Journal, Vol. 21, Nos. 1 & 2, 2013. “Marking the Travel of the Press: Interview with David Jones, by Phyllis McGibbon
2009 Roadtrips & Shadowplay: Marilyn Propp and David Jones. 32-page color catalog with essay by Debora Wood, Senior Curator, Mary and Leigh Museum of Art, Evanston, IL
2006 Chicago Tribune, “Dropping Anchor at Columbia,” by Jeff Huebner, June 25, 2006
Demo 3, “The Fine Print. Columbia’s new partnership with Anchor Graphics honors the collaborative, experimental nature of both the college and the printmaking workshop” by Ann Weins. Summer 2006, pp. 24
2005 http://www2.uwrf.edu/static/communications/2005/0509/0916058.htm, 2005
2004 http://www.worldprintmakers.com/english/anchor/intrview.htm. 2004
2003 Afterimage, “Almost Lost in Light and Motion,” by Janina Ciezadlo, 2003, 18. Critical review
2000 Chicago Artists' News, A Publication of the Chicago Artists' Coalition, "A Closer Look,"Interview with David Jones by Jeff Helgeson, April 2000, 4 & 5
1998 Dialogue, "Small Presses Leave Their Mark on Chicago," by Maria Jose' Barandiaran, May/June 1998
Art Beat, hosted by Victoria Lautman, which aired on WTTW-TV Channel 11 in 1998
1996 Second Sight: Printmaking in Chicago 1935-1995, by Mark Pascale, James Yood, and David Mickenberg. Mary and Leigh Block Gallery Northwestern University, 1996, 50 & 51
Chicago Tribune, "Anchor Shows Printmaking Process as Well as Product," Gallery scene, by Barbara B. Buchholz, June 7, 1996, section 7
1995 Printmaking in America: Collaborative Prints and Presses, 1960-1990, by Trudy V. Hansen, David Mickenberg, et al. New York: Harry Abrams, Inc, in Association with Mary and Leigh Block Gallery, Northwestern University 1995, 107 & 109
1993 The New Art Examiner, "On View Chicago," by Kristen Brooke Schleifer, September 1993, 27, 28
1992 KCAI Profile, "KCAI Alumnus Expands Printmaking Opportunities for Chicago Artists," 1992, 4
The Christian Science Monitor, "Business Lends a Hand to the Arts," by ElizabethLevitan Spaid. March 12, 1992, Vol. 84, No. 74
Business Volunteers for the Arts/Chicago, 1992 Annual Report
1991 Chicago Tribune, "Gallery Scene," by David McCracken, Nov. 15, 1991
1990 The Chronicle of Philanthropy, "Limited-Edition Print Helps Set Up Studio for Young Artists," Aug. 7, 1990, 23
2014-16 SGCInternational, Inc. President.
2012-14 SGCInternational, Inc. Member at Large.
2010-12 SGCInternational, Inc. Treasurer.
2008-10 Southern Graphics Educational Organization. Vice-President of Outreach.
2008-09 SGC Conference Coordinator, "Global Implications," Columbia College Chicago, IL
2000- Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Advisory Board Member.