Jay Shinn

Born in Magnolia, AR
Lives and works in Dallas, TX and NYC

EDUCATION
1982 BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, MO
1981 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
1976-1978 Memphis College of Art, TN

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2016
With or Without, Louise Alexander Gallery, Porto Cervo, Italy (solo exhibition)
NeonAsia, Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas, TX
Dallas Art Fair, Louise Alexander Gallery, Dallas, TX
2015
Hypotheses, La Couleuvre, Curated by Phillipe Richard, Paris, France
Circus, Galerie Jordan/Seydoux, Berlin, Germany
Public Installation, TX Contemporary Art Fair, Houston, TX
Iterations, Lisa Beck, Michael Scott & Jay Shinn, Theodore Art, Brooklyn, NY
ArtGeneve Art Fair, Louise Alexander Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland
Art15, Louise Alexander Gallery, London
2014
Cathedrals in the Sky, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX (solo exhibition)
Language Of Man: Pard Morrison & Jay Shinn
, Galerie Knoerle & Baettig, Winterthur, Switzerland
Real Estate, ventanna244 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Drawing, Barry Whistler, Dallas, TX
Art Paris Art Fair, Louise Alexander Gallery, Paris, France
Art 14 Art Fair, Louise Alexander Gallery, London, England
Unpainted New Media Art Fair, Louise Alexander Gallery, Munich, Germany
Texas Contemporary Art Fair, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX
Elemental:Jay Shinn, Ilya Volum and Pascal Haudressy, Louise Alexander Gallery, Porto Cervo, Italy
2013
Neonish 24.7 (Solo exhibition), Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY
Highlight, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX (Solo Exhibition)
Menageries, Southfork, memphis, TN
Art In Buildings/Time Equities, 55 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Run With Us, Galeria Miejska Museum Of Art, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Optiks, Drake Hotel, Toronto, Canada
2012
Jay Shinn, Gallery Of Contemporary Art, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO (Solo Exhibition)
Milemarker: 30th Anniversary, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX
Double Surge, SoHo billboard project, New York, NY
Post-Op, Mixed Greens, New York, NY
Double Bend, public space projection with paint, Houston Fine Art Fair,  Houston, TX
Silent Transmissions: John Pomara, Frances Bagley, Vincent Falsetta, James Marshall and Jay Shinn, Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX
Recent Acquisitions From The Art Bank Collection, Art Bank Gallery, US State Department, Washington DC
2011
Jay Shinn and Axel Anklam: Luxplus, Kunstverein Neuköln, Berlin, Germany
Jay Shinn and Jens Hanke: A Twisted Mind Was Left Alone, Stunden 48, Neuköln, Berlin, Germany
Centerfolds, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX (Solo Exhibition)
Studen 48 Neukölln, Berlin Germany
Linear Thinking, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
2010
Small Works: Art + Object, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
Jay Shinn & Eileen Cubbage: Riff, Alice Gryphius Kunstraum, Berlin, Germany
Refuge, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX (Solo Exhibition)
Landmarks, Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
NEXT/Art Chicago, Chicago, IL (Manneken Press)
Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX (Marty Walker Gallery)
2009
Two By Two for AIDS and Art, The Rachofsky House, Dallas, TX.
Front Room=Back Room, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Group Exhibition, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY.
Architectonic, CADD ARTLAB, Dallas, TX.
Spatial Shifts: Rupert Deese and Jay Shinn,Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX.

Salmagundi: Works On Paper, Addison Ripley Gallery, Washington, DC.
2008
Aqua Art Miami, Manneken Press, Aqua Hotel, Miami Beach, FL
New Directions ’08, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
Sculpture Center, SVA, New York, NY
Group Hug, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
With the Grain, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX2007
Continuim, Art in Motion, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Elemental, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
2006
Columns, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
2005
A Friend in Deed, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX
Studio Selection, Dallas Museum of Art, Beaux Arts Ball, Dallas, TX
2004
Erased Drawings, Torrefazione, Dallas, TX  2003
Studio Selection, Dallas Museum of Art, Beaux Arts Ball, Dallas, TX
Ellen Noel Museum, Odessa, TX
2002
No History to Speak of but Great Shopping and Terrific Food: New Art from Dallas, Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX
1994  Solo Exhibit, Yakofritz, Nacogdoches, TX
1993  Solo Exhibit, Brinson Gallery, Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia, AR
1991  Once in a Blue Moon, Group Exhibit, Kansas City, MO
1990  Five Studio Artists, Midtown Arts Center, Tyler, TX
1989  Bit of the Beast, Group Exhibit, Kansas City, MO
1982  Solo Exhibit, Student Gallery, Kansas City Art Institute, MO
1981  Works in Wood, Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, KS

AWARDS AND JURIED EXHIBITIONS
2007
2X2/AMFAR and DMA Benefit, Dallas, TX
New Direction ’07, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
Art in the Metroplex, Templeton Art Center, TCU, Fort Worth, TX
2005
Art in the Metroplex, Templeton Art Center, TCU, Fort Worth, TX
Artist Grant and Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2003
New Texas Talent 2003, Craighead-Green Gallery, Dallas, TX
500X Juried Exhibition, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
1993  Watercolor East Texas, Honorable Mention, Stephen F. Austin Gallery, Nacogdoches, TX
1984  Longview Museum of Art Invitational, Longview, TX
1983
Shreveport Art Guild Summer Exhibition, Meadows Museum, Dallas, TX
26th Annual Delta Art Exhibition, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
1981
Autumnal Award, Kansas City Art Institute, MO KCRCHE Juried Exhibit, UMKC Gallery of Art, Kansas City, MO
1980
Southern Artist Exhibition, Best of Show, Purchase Award, Fine Arts Center, Hot Springs, AR
1979
12th Annual Print, Drawing Show, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
22nd Annual Delta Art Exhibit, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

RESIDENCIES
2016
Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY
Artist In Residence, Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas, TX
2012 Art OMI, Ghent, Belgium
2010
TAKT, Berlin, Germany
Virginia Center for Creative Arts
2009 School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2008 School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2005 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
1981 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

COLLECTIONS
Armstrong Teasdale, LLP, St. Louis, MO
DFW Airport, Dallas, TX
Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA
Hilton Hotels, TX
Houston Hobby Airport, Houston, TX
Langham Hotel, Chicago, IL
Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA
Neiman Marcus, Austin, TX
One Arts Plaza, Dallas, TX
Tom Ford, New York, NY
US Department of State, Washington DC
W Hotel, Dallas, TX
2100 Ross, Dallas, TX

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016
Anspon, Catherine. “Must Sees 2016 Dallas Art Fair”, Paper City Magazine, Dallas. April.
Cerrute, Margaux. “Dallas: Potential Insiders”, Whitewall Magazine, April.
2015
Lenzi, Nicole. “Jay Shinn: Drawings and Geometrical Abstraction”, Contemporary Drawing Practices, July 1.
Green, Laurel, A. “Light Show” Artist Jay Shinn Taps the Inner Recesses of his Mind to Conjure Up his Decidedly Abstract Works of Light”, Luxe Interiors + Design, DFW, Summer, 2015.
2014
Tommaney, Jim T., “Jay Shinn’s Cathedrals in the Sky Where Octagonal Is the Way to Go.” Houston Press, Houston, TX, May 1, 2014.
2013
Hegert, Natalie, “A Surfeit of Space: the Francis J. Greenburger Collection,” ArtSlant, Los Angeles, August 13, 2013.
Derringer, Jamie: “Capturing Light: A Chat with Artist Jay Shinn,” Design Milk/MSN, Dallas, May 23, 2013.
Andy Amato, PhD, “Review: Jay Shinn,” Arts + Culture Texas, March 7, 2013.
The Jealous Curator, “I’m Jealous of Jay Shinn,” February 22, 2013.
Mattingly, June, “Texas Contemporary Artists: Second Edition,” January 7, 2013.

2012
Van Pelt, Rhonda, “Everything is Illuminated, Jay Shinn employs light to create a warm ‘visual confusion’”, Colorado Springs Independent, October 3-9.
Murdock, Christian Colorado Springs Gazette, “Projection Project”, September 29.
Lee, David, “Artist in residence at Art Omni,” Register-Star, Hudson, NY, June 26, 2012.
Williamson, Caroline, “Jay Shinn”, Design-Milk.com, March, 8.
2011
Berry, Nicole. “Studio Visit with Jay Shinn”, Accessible Art New York, November 18.
Carter, Steve. “Centerfold Attraction”, Modern Luxury, February
Steffens, Dr, Martin. “Ausstellung in Berlin ‘Luxplus’, Artpool, Berlin, August 20.
Sterigerwald, Norbert “Luxplus/ Axel Anklam & Jay Shinn” Kunst Ord, August 15.
Simek, Peter. “A Geometric Trio: Shape-Shifters at Marty Walker, Holly Johnson and Conduit”, D Magazine: Front Row, April 15.
Wilson, Christen. “Dallas Art Fair. The Art Wave”, Pink Memo, Dallas, April 12.
Anspon, Catherine D. “Art Notes: Dallas Art News for April”, Paper City, Dallas, March 30.
2010
Klaasmeyer, Kelly. “Shinn’s ‘Refuge’ Seems Simple at First Glance…”, Houston Chronicle,
August 12
Douglas, Britt. Houston Chornicle, August 11
Anspon, Catherine, D. “Space, Light, Architecture: Jay Shinn Shines at Barbara Davis Gallery”, Papercity, Dallas, June 23
Anspon, Catherine, D. “Dallas Art Fair 2010: The Offical Wrap-Up/Behind The Canvases, Inside The Booths”, Papercity, Dallas, March 31
Anspon, Catherine, D. “Dallas Art Fair, Volume 2”, Papercity blogs, February 5
2009
Simblist, Noah. “Spatial Shifts”, Artlies, Fall 2009
2008
Martin, Lisa, “The Radar Design”, Moder Luxury Dallas, March 2008
Robinson, Gaile, “Jay Shinn: With the Grain”, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Friday, January 4, 2008
Durham, Anne, “Grain Elevator, See the Works of Shinn”, Dallas Observer, January 3, 2008
DeLollis, Barbara, “For Hotels, Pampering is a Fine Art”, USA Today, January 11, 2008
2007
O’Brien, Titus. “Five artists, and Mother Nature, pull together nicely”, Fort Worth Star
Telegram, Sunday January 14, 2007.
2006
Daniel, Mike, “Jody Lee and Jay Shinn at Marty Walker Gallery”, Dallas Morning News, Friday June 23, 2006