CASSANDRA C. JONES

Education

2004  MFA, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. Interdisciplinary Fine Arts.
1998  BFA, California College of Arts, Oakland, CA. Photography/Glass.

Solo Exhibitions

2016  Jpeg Mountain, Porch Gallery, Ojai, CA.
2012  Photos Taken #drawings, Eli Ridgway Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

2010  Web of Trails, Pacific Northwest College of Art/Feldman Gallery. Portland, OR

2009  Send me a Link, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions. San Francisco, CA

2008  Photos Taken, Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Ojai, CA.

2007  Rara Avis, Vanina Holasek Gallery. New York, NY.

            Rara Avis, Queens Nails Annex. San Francisco, CA.

2006  Cassandra C. Jones, Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Ojai, CA.

2005  Track and Field: Drawing from the Arena, Filmmakers/Outer Gallery.Pittsburgh, PA.

            Snap Motion Re-Animation, Filmmakers/New Melwood Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA.

Selected Group Exhibitions/Screenings

2015  Text Me, Hazan Projects, New York, NY
           Altarations: Built, Blended, Processed, Florida Atlantic University, Ritter Art Gallery.  Boca Raton, FL
2014  Were the Eye Not Sunlike, ACRE TV and Fernwey Gallery. Chicago IL
           The Vastness Is Bearable, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara @ Hotel Indigo. Santa Barbara, CA
            Good Dog: Art of Man's Best Friend,
 Turtle Bay Museum. Redding, CA
            FridayFlights Series Screening, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
2013  Odd Harmonics, Judith Charles Gallery.  New York, NY
            Ares Electronica, TOTAL RECALL – The Evolution of Memory,
Ars Electronica Linz GmbH.  Linz, Austria
            Group Show,
Eli Ridgway Gallery.  San Francisco, CA
            Reanimation Library: Highland Park Branch,
Monte Vista Projects.  Los Angeles, CA
2012 
Photo Takers, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey.  Summit, NJ
           
Inglorious Materials, Charles Bank Gallery.  New York, NY
2011 
Intermation, PNCA/Feldman Gallery. Portland, OR.
            Beneath The Picture, Ambach & Rice. Seattle, WA.
            Yerba Buena Night, New Media Lounge, San Francisco, CA.
            Trans-Pecos Festival of Music & Love, El Cosmico, Marfa, TX.
2010 
Solid Sound.  Mass MoCA.  North Adams, MA
            As They See It: featuring works of contemporary woman, California State University.  Sacramento, CA.
            Botanica.  The Hunterdon Art Museum.  Clinton, NJ
            Winter Wickedness.  Chelsea Museum.  New York, NY.
2009 
TBA Festival/Circles and Spinning Wheels, Portland Institute for Contemporary Arts. Portland, OR
            Remains of the Day, Lyons Wier Gallery. New York, NY
            Pulse NY Art Fair with Baer Ridgway Exhibitions. New York, NY.
            Florida Experimental Film/Video Festival, Hippodrome State Theatre. Gainsville, FL
            Appetite for Construction, The Drake Hotel/Public Spaces. Toronto, Canada
2008 
Project Space Installation, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions.  San Francisco, CA.
            Ready Set Go, Baer Ridgway Exhibitions.  San Francisco, CA.
            Flex Gems, University of Western Washington.  Bellingham, WA.
            PDX Film Festival, Northwest Film Center.  Portland, OR.
            Stretching the Truth, John Michael Kohler Art Center.  Sheboygan, WI.
2007  Glass Love, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum. Santa Barbara, CA.
            Pulse Miami Art Fair with Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Miami, FL.
            IEEE Infovis Conference on Information Visualization: Group Exhibition. Sacramento, CA.
            CHROMA Festival de Arte Audivisual. Guadalajara, Mexico.
            Selections: California College of the Arts Alumni, Walter Maciel Gallery. Los Angeles, CA.
            Drake Permanent Collection Show, Drake Hotel. Toronto, ON.
            Home Sweet Home, San Jose Institute for Contempoary Art. San Jose, CA.
            NYC-5: in conj. with a Keith Haring Retrospective, Egon Schiele Art Centrum. Český Krumlov, CZ.
            Pulse NY Art Fair with Nathan Larramendy Gallery. New York, NY.
2006  I Regress: Cinema-Scope Best of the Best, Scope Art Fair. Miami, FL.
            Cartune Xprez: Live Music/Animation/Performance, Touring Program. National.
            Beast, Fine Silver Gallery. Houston, TX.
            Florida Experimental Film/Video Festival, WARPHaus Gallery. Gainsville, FL
            The Affair @ The Jupiter Hotel with Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Portland, OR
            Beauty and the Beast, Holasek Weir Gallery. New York, NY
            Bring it On, Monique Meloche Gallery. Chicago, IL
            North West New Works, On the Boards. Seattle, WA
            Fs28, Three Rivers Arts Festival Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            Best of the Fest, Touring Program. Throughout TX.
            Stumptown: University Film Series, CSU Chico. Chico, CA
            Fantasy Island, The Drake Hotel/Public Spaces. Toronto, Canada
            Slow Dance Recyttal, The Drake Hotel/The Underground. Toronto, ON.
2005  Pulse Art Fair – Miami with Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Miami, FL.
           "Oh the Places You'll Go", Small Change/Space 1026. Philadelphia, PA.
            24th Three Rivers Film Festival, Melwood Screening Room. Pittsburgh, PA
            MonkeyTown, Golan Levin Presents.... Brooklyn, NY
            TBA Festival/How we Investigate, Portland Institute for Contemporary Arts. Portland, OR
            TBA Festival/Slow Dance Recyttal, Portland Institute for Contemporary Arts. Portland, OR
            Hybrid - Living in Paradox/Animation Festival, Prix Ars Electronica. Linz, Austria
            Rhythm from Wreckage; Adventures in Vidsonic Art, DIVA. Eugene, OR
            Dallas Video Festival 18, Kalita Humphries Theater. Dallas, TX.
            Rhythm from Wreckage: The Art of Interruption, Bayennale/ATA. San Francisco, CA
            Pool Party, Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Ojai, CA
            Video Heart, Modern Formations. Pittsburgh, PA
            Media Tonic, Pittsburgh Filmmakers/Outer Melwood Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            Annual Exhibition, Three Rivers Arts Festival Galleries. Pittsburgh, PA
            Invitational, PDX Film Festival/Northwest Film Center. Portland, OR
            Slow Dance Recyttal, PDX Film Festival/Holocene. Portland, OR
            Cucalorus IX Film Festival, Cucalorus. Wilmington, NC
            Pittsburgh Biennial, Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. Pittsburgh, PA
2004  Slow-Dance Recyttal, East Coast Tour. Touring Program. East Coast/USA and Canada
            Mintwood, Future Tenant Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            Slow-Dance Recyttal, Harris Theatre. Pittsburgh, PA
            Pin up, Space Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            Shock and Awesome, Regina Miller Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            Project Mobilivre, traveling book exhibition. Canada/USA
            AMP, Andy Warhol Museum. Pittsburgh, PA
2003  Inside/Out, Atlantic Center For the Arts. New Smyrna Beach, FL
            Trans-Appalachian Tractor Pull, Future Tenant Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            Pointing Towards Pittsburgh, Public drawing/performance on the streets. Richmond, VA
            Technomythologia, Interactive public performance at CMU. Pittsburgh, PA
            Project Mobilivre, Traveling book exhibition. Canada/USA
2002  The Stars of Amateur Hour, Hewlett Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            D.C. For Sale, Ellis Gallery. Pittsburgh, PA
            In Passing, Fachhochschule Schwäbisch Hall. Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
            Trans-Appalachian Tractor Pull, Bradford Gallery. Richmond, VA
2001  Back Stage/Front Stage, Balazo/Mission Badlands Gallery. San Francisco, CA
2000  21 steps (To Instant Beauty), CDIX. Bellevue, ID
1999  7th Annual Baggage Show, The Luggage Store. San Francisco, CA
1997  Introductions, Dorothy Weiss Gallery. San Francisco, CA

Residencies

2008  Southern Graphics Conference, Visiting Artist.  Invitational.  VCU Art Department.  Richmond, VA
2007 
Egon Schiele Art Centrum.  Invitational.  Český Krumlov, Czech Republic.
2006  Drake Hotel Artist Residency.  Invitational.  Toronto, Canada.
2004  Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Vira I.  Heinz Endowment Fellow. Amherst, VA
            Hall Farm Center for the Arts and Education.  Townshend, VT
2003  Atlantic Center for the Arts, Katsutaka Murooka Associate Artist.  New Symrna Beach, FL
2002  Fachhochschule Schwäbisch Hall, Cultural Exchange.  Schwäbisch Hall, Germany

Awards

2008  Focus On The Masters.  Award of in-depth documentationof life’s work.  Awarded by Donna Granata.  Ventura, CA.
2004  Vira I. Heinz Endowment Fellowship.  Awarded by Virginia Center for Creative Arts.  Amherst, VA

Press/Publications

2014   The RxArt Coloring Book, Volume 4, 2 page spread.
2012   McSweeneys Quarterly, Issue 41. Cover
           
DeWitt Cheng.  Critics' Picks: SF Bay Area.  Art LTD.
2011  John Motley. Pacific Northwest College of Arts's Intermation. The Oregonian. Visual Art Sec.
            4-page spread Artist Project/Lightning Drawings. Cabinet Magazine. Main Sec.
2009 
Joseph Del Pesco.  Flash Review: Cassandra C. Jones.  Flash Art.  Oct. Issue.
            Alex Peterson. T: BA Review: Circles and Spinning Wheels.  The Sentinel.  Arts & Culture Sec.
            James Merle Thomas. Send me a link. Bear Ridgway Exhibitions.  Exhibition Catalog.
            Kenneth Baker. Brilliance, found and reshaped, SF Chronicle. Aug 22, A&E Sec.
            Nirmala Nataraj. Send me a link: A Network of Imagery, SF Chronicle. Aug 1, 96 Hours Sec.
2008 
Beautiful/Decay.  2 Page Spread.  Issue W, Man Versus Machine.
            Program Catalog, John Mikael Kohler Arts Center.  Cover, March/April issue.
            Kim Beil.  Artist Profile, Art LTD. West Coast Art + Design.  March issue.
2007 
Josef Woodard.  Art for surf's sake, Santa Barbara News Press. Nov. 30
            Ethan Stewart.  Glass Love Honors the Art of Surf, Santa Barbara Independent. Oct. 25, A&E Sec.
            Mimi Fronczak Rogers.  From graffiti to sgraffito.  The Prague Post, April 4th, Tempo section.
            Matt Donovan.  Nathan Larramendy Gallery Review.  Beautiful Decay, Issue R.
            Ruth Lopez.  Show stoppers, TimeOut Chicago.  January 4-10 issue.  Art & Design section.
2006  Kelly Klaasmeyer.  Kingdom Come, Houston Press.  Oct. 26, A&E section.
            Sean Carroll.  Tasty Tread: Houston, Glass Tire: TX Visual Art Online.  Sept. 2006
            Alison B. Levy.  Splendor at the Market, NY Arts Magazine.  July / Aug. issue
            Constance Wyndham.  Satellite Shows/Pulse, Art in America.  Front Page Section, May issue.
            Josef Woodward.  Cassandra C. Jones at Nathan Larramendy Gallery. Artweek. Feb. issue,  Featured Article.
            Stacey Wiebe.  People to Watch, VC Reporter.  Jan. 12, Cover Story.
2005  Molly Freedenberg.  Rah! Rah! What?, VC Reporter.  Dec. 8, Art and Culture section.
            Amy Tomsick. Ojai Artist in Santa Fe, Ojai Valley News.  July 22, Arts section.
            Cortney Harding.  Multimedia adds edge to events, Portland Tribune.  April 26, Special Section.
2004  Erin Lawley.  Art Exhibition is Shocking and Awesome.  Pitt News.  Apr. 6, A&E section.
            Mary Thomas.  House beautiful: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.  April 17, Arts and Entertainment section.
            Carrie Schneider.  Extreme Collaboration, Pittsburgh City Paper.  Oct 21, Art Preview Section.

Online Reviews 

2012  Cassandra C. Jones Creates Animal Drawings Out Of Found Lightning Photos.  Huffington Post.  Posted June 17.
            Bryce Hudson.  Cassandra C. Jones: Artist Profile.  ContemporistIcon.com.  Posted August 4.
            Jaap le Poole. Lightening Collages by Cassandra C. Jones.  ColorObjects.com.  Posted June 22.
            Marina Galperina. How to Draw a Bunny With Found Lightning Photos.  AnimalNewYork.com. Posted April 24.
2010 
Chas Bowie. Picture Perfect: Cassandra C. Jones and the Art of Useless Photography. UNTITLED PNCA/Online Magazine. Oct. 10, Archive.
2009 
Patricia Maloney.  Cassandra C. Jones - Critics' Picks.  ArtForum.com.  Posted August 16.
            Julie Henson.  Cassandra C. Jones: Send Me a Link.  DailyServing.com.  Posted August 13.
            Christopher Jones.  Right Now: Appetite for Subversion.  StyleNorth.ca.  Posted Mar. 2.
2008 
Xeni Jardin.  Cassandra C. Jones Exhibit (art).  Boing Boing. Posted Sept 2.
2007 
Ashley Tibbits.  Cassandra C. Jones: Photos Taken.  flavorpill. Dec. 12.
            Seth Curcio.  Cassandra C. Jones, artist profile and review.  DailyServing.com. Posted May 29.
            Olympia Lambert, lamgelinaoly.blogspot.com.  Pulse New York-- Part 2. Posted March 6.
            Gae Savannah, NYArts Mag. Blog.  TOP TEN NEW YORK, Art Fairs.  Posted March 1.
            Steve MacDonald, ArtBusiness.com.  San Francisco Art Galleries - Openings: Queens Nails Annex Review. Posted Feb. 2.
            Sean Carroll. Glass Tire: TX Visual Art Online, Tasty Tread: Houston.  Posted in Sept.
            Laura Becker, urbanhonking.com/pica.  Pleasing Portlander Ponderings.  Posted Sept. 19.

Lectures/Panel Discussions

2014  FridayFlights Series, The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA
2010  Pacific Northwest College of Art/Feldman Gallery. Portland, OR

2008  Fire Side Chat with Miki Garcia, Executive Director of the Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum.  Ford Ranch, Ojai, CA
2005  Nathan Larramendy Gallery in conjunction with the Santa Barbara Museum Friends of Photographic Art. Artist Lecture.  Ojai, CA
            Portland Institute for Contemporary Arts/Time Based Art (TBA) Festival.  Panel. On the Screen: Moving Image as Performance.  Portland, OR
2004  Regina Miller Gallery.  Panel.  Shocking is Awesome. Pittsburgh, PA

Media

2009  Interview with Xeni Jardin.  Boing Boing TV.
2007 
KQED Arts: Profile.  San Jose Institute of Contemporary Arts, Home Sweet Home Exhibition.
2006  Cartune Xprez.  Animated videos from USA and Canada, DVD.
            Video Interview with Theodore Bouloukos and Carmen Mc Leod @ Pulse NY.  Vernissage TV.
            Drake Hotel Video Artist Profile.  Air daily on Air Canada.
            Audio Interview with Sean Ryan.  North West New Works, On the Boards. Seattle, WA