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Jeanne Dunn Biography

JEANNE DUNN

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Wild Walk, Athenaeum Music and Art Library La Jolla, CA
2013 Fifteen Minutes of Fame: time-based installation, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
2007 Art Bakes No. Bread, Bread & Cie, San Diego, CA
  Market Paintings, Borelli Space Gallery, San Diego, CA
2002 Pear Dance Series, Cambridge University, Clare Hall Graduate, College, Cambridge, England
2000 New Work, Bread & Cie, San Diego, CA
1999 Pyrus Communis, The Hyde Gallery,Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA
1997 Recent Work, The Rachel Long Morgan Center, University of California, Irvine, CA
1993 Jeanne Dunn: New Work, Chester Workshop Gallery, San Diego, CA
1991 Water Lilies, L.G. Arts Complex, Lemon Grove, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 GRAFISKA SÄLLSKAPET. Stockholm, Sweden
2017 "Reality of Nature", Curated by Kristine Schomaker, Launch LA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  User to User, juried by Bennett Roberts, Los Angeles Art Association Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
2016 "NIght Stand: Bedside Imaginings by the Feminist Image Group," Women's Museum of California, San Diego, CA
  "MAS Attack: Final exhibition by the Mutual Admiration Society," Torrace Art Museum, CA
  "Faux Sho' : DADA 100 Part 2," Exhibition of DADA-Inspired Art curated by Kio Griffith, MuzeuMM, Los Angeles, CA
  "Selections from the Permanent Collection," Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
  "Play," a thematic biennial, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA.
  "Groundswell," curated by Mat Gleason at Groundspace Projects, Los Angeles, CA
  "Night Stand", curators Cindy Zimmerman and Anna Stump, The Women’s Museum of California, San Diego, CA
  YOU ARE HERE, a group exhibition curated by Erika Lizee, Surrogate Gallery Projects, Pasadena, CA
  "ZERO DOWN" exhibition and performances at 1019WEST Artist Studios, Inglewood, CA
  Shan Shui : After Chinese Landscape Painting, curator Kio Griffith, Café Balconi, Los Angeles, CA
  "Migrations", curated by Eve Chartrand, Paso Robles, CA
2015 "Where the Magic Happens", a group exhibition, Gallery H / Phantom Galleries LA, Hawthorne, CA
  Above Ground, a group show. R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
  B/W Black and White, juried by Laura Watts, at Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
  Art Fusion, curated by Gloria Plascencia, Gallery H, Hawthorne, CA
  Women at War, curated by Prudence Horne. Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA.
  Artworld Bootcamp: New Work, curated by Dulce Stein Phantom Galleries Hawthorne. Hawthorne, CA
  Jars: A Crowd-Sourced Art Installation, Collaboration of The Sugar Museum and Art Produce Gallery, San Diego, CA
2014 South Bay Focus 2014, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
  Venice ArtWalk, Google Los Angeles, Venice, CA
  Zero Down 2014, Exhibition Halls at 1019WEST Artist Studios, Inglewood, CA
  Nature Improved: San Diego Artists Interpret Our Landscape, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
  Simultaneous exhibition as collaboration, San Diego History Center Museum, San Diego, CA
  Celebrating Collaboration: OMA and SDHC, University Club at Symphony Towers, San Diego, CA
  La Lumière Fantastique: Brittany Shines in Baltimore, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
2013 Reaction: 1019, a pop-up show, at Beacon Arts Building, Inglewood, Los Angeles, CA
  ZERO DOWN, in conjunction with 5790 Projects at 1019WEST Artist Studios, Inglewood, CA.
  Women's Day Festival Virtual Exhibition, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
  Gift, an Exhibition by the Feminist Image Group, San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA
2012 LA Stories, curated by Renée Fox and Nancy Jeffrey, K.Saari Gallery, Steamboat Springs, CO
  Open Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
  21st Annual Juried Exhibition, The Athenaeum, Jolla, CA
  Community, Beacon Arts Building, Los Angeles, CA
  Summer Soiree, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
  Virtual Exhibition, Museum of Latin American Art, MOLAA, Long Beach, CA
  Create/Respond, St. Madeline Sophie’s Center and Sophie’s Gallery, San Diego, CA
  Faculty Plus One, Mesa College Invitational, San Diego, CA
2011 Juried show, Galerie Rheeway, Koreatown, Los Angleles CA
  Intersection, San Diego State University Downtown Gallery, San Diego, CA
  What Women Want, in conjuntion with Lyceum Theater's Play "In The Next Room" San Diego, CA
  Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayna Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  GEM, Los Angeles Art Association / Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Five Artists in France, Maryland Institute College of Art, at Musée Rochefort-en-Terre, Brittany, France
  Women by Women, curated by Andrea Chamberlin, San Diego Art Institute, MoLA San Diego, CA
  Trade Show, Zirrat Bankasi Gallery in Ankara, Turkey
2009 BodyNarratives, New American Museum, Liberty Station, San Diego, CA
  Takas Sergisi, Istanbul Biennial, Satellite Venues: Galeri Isik, Istanbul, Turkey
  Internat'l Artist Residency Exhibition, Hungarian Cultural Center, Museum of Trade, Budapest, Hungary
  Trade Show: Los Angeles - Istanbul - Eskisehir - Ankara, Edgar Varela Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA
  Trade Show: San Diego, California - Turkey, Caveney’s, Garage Gallery, San Diego, CA
  Still Life Now, Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA
  The Figure at Peacock House, San Diego, CA
  Convergence, invitational at Borrelli Space Gallery, San Diego, CA
  2009 Faculty Exhibition, San Diego State University Gallery, San Diego, CA
2008 Foodish Art, invitational at Eclipse Chocolat sponsored by Museum of Sugar, San Diego, CA
  SDSU Faculty Exhibition, San Diego State University Gallery, San Diego, CA
2007 Re-Covery: 26 Artist Re-Imagine 26 Books, Brighton Press, San Diego, CA
  A Sense of Taste, invitational, Eclipse Chocolat San Diego, CA
  Borrelli Space Gallery Artist Exhibition, Park Boulevard, San Diego, CA
  University Heights 2nd Annual Open, Artist Studios, Community Event, San Diego, CA
  Exhibition and Auction for Student Scholarrships, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  15th Annual Exhibition, Athenaeum, La Jolla, CA
2006 Exhibition and Auction for Student Scholarships, San Diego State University Gallery, San Diego, CA
  Pure Painting, Taylor Library Exhibition Gallery, curated by Mark Elliot Lugo, San Diego, CA
  University Heights Open, San Diego, CA
  Benefit Art Exhibition and Auction, The Athenaeum Music & Art Library, La Jolla, CA
2005 Art Action/Art Auction, for the victims of Hurricane Katrina, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  SDSU Faculty Exhibition, San Diego State University Gallery, San Diego, CA
2004 COVA Open Studios 2004, at Borreli Space, San Diego, CA
  Madhatters Ball, Arts Council at San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  Too Funny for Words, juror: Tony Auth, ArtForms Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  Tzedakah Boxes, Jewish Community Center, San Diego, CA
  San Diego Salon 2003 Invitational, Arts College International, San Diego, CA
2003 Visual Connection, Love Library Special Collections, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
2002 Madhatters Ball, Arts Council of San Diego State University, at the San Diego Sheraton Hotel, CA
  Holiday Group Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA
  33rd National Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA
  Red, group invitational and benefit auction, Sushi Performance and Visual Art, San Diego, CA
2001 Third Annual Juried Exhibition, William D. Cannon Art Gallery, Carlsbad, CA
  Fridge Paintings, San Diego Childrens’ Museum, San Diego, CA
  Cambridge Artists Open Studios 2001, Cambridge Art Works Limited., Cambridge, England
  The Sushi Food Show, Sushi performance and Visual Arts Space, San Diego, CA
2000 Sixth Annual Holiday Group Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  2nd Annual Juried Exhibition, William D. Canon Gallery, Carlsbad, CA
  19th Annual Hoyt National Art Exhibition, Hoyt Institute of the Arts, New Castle, PA
  San Diego Salon 2000, invitational, Arts College International, San Diego, CA
  Food in the Library: A Visual Feast, Athenaeum, La Jolla, CA
  Sony Art Walk 2000, The Studio Building, 2400 Kettner Blvd., San Diego, CA
1999 18th Annual Hoyt National Art Exhibition, Hoyt Institute of Fine Art, New Castle, PA
  Retropective of Model: 25 Years of Drawing Pam Whidden, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA
  5th Annual Holiday Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  Annual Autumn Benefit Invitational Exhibition, Long Beach Art Museum, Long Beach, CA
  The Artist Guild 1999 Invitational Exhibition, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA
  1999 Fall Preview Exhibition for Open Studios, California Center for the Arts Museum, Escondido, CA
  Open Studios 99: COVA and AAA, San Diego County, CA
  Invitational Benefit Show, Grossmont College Arts Council, The Hyde Gallery, El Cajon, CA
  Apples to Oranges, Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA
  Made in San Diego, Arts College International, San Diego, CA
1998 Small Wonders, Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA
  Holiday Group Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1997 Women in Art, Valerie Miller Fine Art, Palm Desert, CA
1996 Holiday Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA
  Artists Choose Artists, The Framer Maker, India Street, San Diego, CA
  The Pope At Home, Linda Pope Gallery, Aptos, CA
  Agora Gallery Group Exhibition, a juried event, Agora Gallery, New York, NY
  Women in Art, Valerie Miller Fine Art, Palm Desert, CA
  Midwinter Show, juror: Roland Reiss, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA
1995 Holiday Show, Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA
  Small Works Exhibition, The Pope Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA
  1995 Open Studios San Diego, (COVA), San Diego, CA
  The Garden Show, The Pope Gallery, Santa Cruz, CA
  Featured Artist (June), Wyndham Pan Pacific Hotel, San Diego, CA
1994 Two Person Show, Wyndham Pan Pacific Hotel, San Diego, CA
  Two Person Show, India Street Artworks, San Diego, CA
1993 San Diego Art Walk, Chester Workshop Gallery, San Diego, CA
1992 Southern California Exposition Art Exhibition, Del Mar, CA
1990 Four-Person Show, Ariel Gallery, Broome Street, New York, NY

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2015 Honorable Mention, Scott Canty, juror, Art Fusion exhibition at Gallery H, Hawthorne, CA
2012 21st annual Juried Exhibition, Honorable Mention Award, Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
2010 Fellowship Grant, Alfred and Trafford Klots Foundation Rochefort-en-Terre Artist Residency Program, Brittany, France
2009 Hungarian Multi-Cultural Center Artist in Residency Program, Budapest, Hungary
2002 Stuart Award, 33rd Annual National Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA,
2001 SDSU School of Art, Design and Art History Travel Grant for solo show in Cambridge, England
2000 S. L. Sun Memorial Purchase Award, Small Image Show, Gallery 21, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
  Frame Maker Award, Small Image Show, Gallery 21, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
1996 Honorable Mention, Summer Show, San Diego Art Institute MoLA , San Diego, CA
1992 Honorable Mention, Southern California Exposition, Del Mar, CA
1987 Studio Residence Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

COMMISSIONS

2001 Urban Works: neighborhood enhancement art. Sponsor: University Heights Community
  Development Corporation, Rogers Consulting Group and the City of San Diego
2001 Sony ArtWalk 2000: Lindbergh Field International Airport; Childrens’ Museum, San Diego, CA
1996 Stu Segall Productions, San Diego, CA
1996 Hungry Hunter Restaurants
1995 Nationally televised Honda commercial. Barndog Productions and Tuesday Films, Encino, CA
1994 Sheraton Harbor Island Hotel, San Diego, CA
1990 Embassy Suites Hotel, Atlanta, GA

EDUCATION

  M.A. in Fine Art / Painting, San Diego State University
  B.S. in Art and Art Education, University of Wisconsin, Madison

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2007 - 8 University of California at San Diego, Extension (UCSD)
1997 - 2012 School of Art, Design and Art History, San Diego State University, (SDSU)
1997 - 00 Art Department, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA
1992 - 96 Young Artists Program (independent schools art program, Therese Rossi, Director), San Diego, CA
1990 - 91 Art Department, L. G. Arts Complex, Lemon Grove, CA

LECTURES

2015 Very Rich Hours / Trés Riches Heures: Dialogues in Art, a group exhibition, Inglewood, CA
2013 "Tangle Trees Paintings: Visual Conversation with Wilderness on Several Levels", Contemporary Issues in Art,
  with Professor Catherine Gleason, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
2009 "Sequences and Consequences", Hungarian Multicultural Center, Budapest, Hungary
2007 "Serious Drawing", Mira Costa College, Prof. Allison Renshaw students
2003 "Notions of Art-Making and the Creative Process", to Visual Arts classes, Tula University, Russia
2000 "The Fruits of Relationship", Schulman Auditorium, William D. Cannon Library, Carlsbad, CA
1999 "A Short History of the Still Life", Hyde Gallery, El Cajon, CA
1998 "California Painters of the 1990's", The Byam Shaw College of Art, London, England
1996 Speakers Bureau, Combined Organizations of the Visual Arts, San Diego, CA
1992 "An Artist Views Her Work", in the lecture series: 'Art and the Disciplines,' Master of Arts in Liberal Arts and
  Sciences Colloquium (MALAS) San Diego State University, CA

ARTICLES / REVIEWS

  "You Are Here,” by Kat Ward, http://hometown-pasadena.com/author/kat-ward, May 30, 2016.
  "Magical Night at Gallery H of Phantom Galleries: Where the Magic Happens,” by Genie Davis, photos by
  Jack Burke, in Diversions LA, October 8, 2015.
  Jeanne Dunn: Seeing Trees for the Forest, by Shan Nys Dambrot, Huffington Post, June 12, 2015.
  Jars, Records Collecting Dust and Sound On Festival: Our top three picks of San Diego's events this week,"
  by Kinsey Morland, San Diego CityBeat, Monday, Jan. 5, 2015.
  “Nature Improved: San Diego Artists Interpret Our Landscape,” OMA Viewpoint Triannual Publication,
  Oceanside Museum of Art, Winter 2013 / Spring 2014, p.3
  "In Search of a Superhero", by Susan Myrland, Visual Art, San Diego Union-Tribune, May 27, 2012
  "Let's Talk About Food", Art & Culture by Kinsee Morlan, CityBeat, April 11, 2012
  "Cinq Artistes au Musee du Chateau", by Anne-Marie Mouro in Ouest-France, August 2010
  "We Can Know Ourselves Better, Seen from Abroad", by Bianca Achatz, Budapester Zeitung, August 3, 2009
  "Feminists Who Changed America", Autobiographical article, edited by Barbara J. Love, foreword by Nancy F. Cott,
  University of Illinois Press, Urbana and Chicago, 2006, 526 pp.
  "Powerpoint Presentation: Pure Painting is a fine celebration of the art of painting, San Diego - Style", by.
  Robert L. Pincus, The San Diego Union-Tribune, June 29, 2006
  "Artist Jeanne Dunn", 'Art & Entertainment in the Heights column, University Heights News, SD, June Issue, 2006
  "Art at Clare Hall 2001", by John Carman, Clare Hall News, University Press, Cambridge, England
  "Garden Watch: Garden of the Month -- Park Boulevard Utility Boxes", by Ernie Bonn University Heights News,
  December 2001, photo by Mark Briej
  "Mixed Bag: Parts of San Diego Salon 2000 are excellent but the rest...", by Robert L. Pincus
  The San Diego Union-Tribune August 31, 2000
  "Eye Catchers: Athenaeum's Annual Show Has Some Art that Makes You Say Nice Work", by Robert L. Pincus
  The San Diego Union-Tribune, August 10, 2000
  "Now Being Served: Food, Real and Rendered and Tiny Exact Rooms", by Robert L. Pincus
  The San Diego Union-Tribune, June 1, 2000
  "Athenaeum Spreads a Feast", by Dawna Bratten, The La Jolla Light, May 31, 2000
  "Need Art? Rent it", by Rachel Howard, Cover image: Jeanne Dunn, The Orange County Register, August 8, 1999.

PUBLICATIONS

  Nature Improved: San Diego Artist Interpret Our Landscape, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA, 2013
  “Feminists Who Changed America,” Barbara J. Love, ed., University of Illinois Press, Urbana and Chicago, 2006, 526 pp
  Cover Art selected for Catalog, Cambridge Open Studios 2001, Cambridge, England
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
  Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
  Public Catalog Foundation, London, England
  The Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
  Clare Hall College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England
  Malcolm Love Library, San Diego State University, CA
  Brydegaard Memorial Collection, San Diego State University
  Bowman Marnell Corrao Associates, Las Vegas, NV
  Britannia Towers, Nassau, The Bahamas
  Magellan Software, Irvine, CA
  The Hungarian Multicultural Center (HMC), Budapest, Hungary
SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
  Debra & Larry Poteet, Del Mar, CA
  Margaret Jacobs, Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada
  Charles Kaufman, San Diego, CA
  Dr. Joyce O. Appleby, Taos, NM
  Ilene Resnick, Los Angeles, CA
  Danah Fayman, San Diego, CA
  Phyllis Epstein, La Jolla, CA
  Dr. Stephen Bourne, Cambridge, England
  Dr, Joseph & Andrea Schmidt, La Jolla, CA
  William Wurtz, New York, NY
  Laura Robertson, Montreal, Quebec
  Martin Breslauer, Del Mar, CA
  Paul & Leanne Akers, Bellingham, WA
  Catherine & Peter Chester, San Diego, CA
  Melinda & Gregg Hennessey, San Diego, CA
  Drs. Betsy Colwill & Peter Arnade, Honolulu, HI
  Drs. Julia Clancy-Smith & Charles D. Smith, Tucson, AZ
  Elaine Steele, Del Mar, CA
  Dr. Joanne Ferraro, Del Mar, CA
  Myron Greene, San Diego, CA
  P. Leonard, Lilbun, GA
  Carol and Howard Kushner, San Diego, CA
  Jack Hsu, Los Angeles
  A. Morris, Brooklyn, NY
  Dr, Sarah Winternitz, Rockford, IL
  Dr. Nancy Marlin, San Diego, CA
  Dr. Joyce Gattas, San Diego, CA
  Capt. Jerald Johnson, San Diego, CA
  Gail & Robert Saltzman, San Luis Obispo, CA
  Susan Merritt & Calvin Woo, San Diego, CA
  Kathleen McMillen & Dennis Lees, Encinitas, CA
  Christine & David Jacobson, San Diego, CA
  Drs. Eric Behrman & Susan Meltzer, San Diego, CA
  Jeannie & Anthony Pico, San Diego, CA
  Nita Steinberg, San Diego, CA
  Gilian James, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, England
  Miriam & Alan Siddell, Cambrige, England
  John & Jackie Teasdale, Cambridge, England
  Jill Jerkins, London, England
  Joseph Martinez, San Diego, CA
  Helen Lavey, Cambridge, England
  Aimee Lee & William Cheek, San Diego, CA
  Jill Ogilvy, Cambridge, England
  John Yarborough, Los Angeles, CA
  Karen Blackfield & David Wallace, Los Angeles, CA
  Liz & Ross Dinerstein, Los Angeles, CA
 
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