Artist Focus – Jeffrey Cortland Jones

From the 10th to the 16th of January 2020, Jeffrey Cortland Jones’ work will be on show in the gallery’s second room.

Jeffrey Cortland Jones is an Artist and Educator who lives in Southwestern Ohio. He received an MFA from the University of Cincinnati and a BFA from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, both in Painting and Drawing. He is a Professor of Art at the University of Dayton where he heads the Painting program. Jeffrey’s work is represented by Angela Meleca Gallery, Columbus, OH; Galleri Urbane, Dallas + Marfa, TX; Gallery IMA, Seattle, WA; and Kathryn Markel Fine Arts,
New York, NY.

Jeffrey’s work has been well received and has been written about in the Wall Street Journal (where Peter Plagens wrote that his solo exhibition at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts was “the best thing in a back room I’ve seen in a long time,”) Art LTD magazine, Contemporary Art Review LA, showcased twice in the national publication “New American Paintings,” and featured in over 100 exhibitions since 2010. He has had solo exhibitions at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, New York; Boecker Contemporary Projects in Heidelberg, Germany; Pratt Institute, Brooklyn; Galleri Urbane, Dallas; RZT Vegas Gallery, Las Vegas; SomeWalls, San Francisco; NIAD Art Center, San Francisco, and Gray Contemporary, Houston; and has been included in group exhibitions at Jamie Brooks Fine Art, Los Angeles, Cheryl Hazan Contemporary, New York; Lyons Wier Gallery, New York; Skibum MacArthur, Los Angeles; the Elmhurst Art Museum, Chicago; Angelika Studios, London, England; Mini Galerie, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Pharmaka Gallery, Los Angeles; Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn; Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia; the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art; Hoffman LaChance Contemporary, St. Louis; and Jordan Faye Contemporary, Baltimore.

In March 2018 we held a two person exhibition showcasing Scottish artist Michael Craik along side Jeffrey Cortland Jones. It exhibition is featured in the film below.