JONATHAN LEE

RECENT HISTORY (2014 – PRESENT)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018

‘Secret Histories’ at Artspace Gallery (Richmond VA)

'Secret Histories' at Falk Gallery - Christopher Newport University (Newport News VA)

2016

‘Renewable’ at Fenwick Gallery - George Mason University (Fairfax VA)

 SOCIAL PRACTICE EXHIBITIONS

2019

‘Who is Downtown?” at University of Richmond Downtown (Richmond VA)

2017

'Curriculum Lab’ at Studio Two Three (Richmond VA)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

‘Contested Spaces: 2019 Harnett Biennial’ at University of Richmond (Richmond VA)

‘Benefit 2019’ at Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (Omaha NE)

‘Twist and Twine’ at Paradice Palase + ChaShaMa (New York NY)

‘Flat File 2019’ at The Mast (Atlanta GA)

‘Ltd.’ at Endeavor (Richmond VA)

‘2019 Olin Hall Biennial’ at Olin and Smoyer Gallery - Roanoke College (Salem VA)

‘Memento’ at Carrie Able Gallery (New York NY)

2018

‘Bling It Out 2’ at Iridian Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘9th Annual Monster Drawing Rally’ at 1708 Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Sagan’ at Gallery 5 (Richmond VA) curated by Katie McBride

'Young + Artful' at Visual Arts Center (Richmond VA)

'Wish You Were Here 17' at A.I.R. Gallery (New York NY)

‘Cabin Fever’ at 1708 Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Within Reach 3’ at Artspace Gallery (Richmond VA)

2017

‘8th Annual Monster Drawing Rally’ at 1708 Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Benefit 2017’ at Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (Omaha NE)

‘Think Small 9’ at Artspace Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Memento Mori’ at 1708 Satellite Gallery at Linden Row Inn (Richmond VA) curated by Michael Pierce

‘Pieced Together’ at Sulfur Studios (Savannah GA)

‘Cut and Paste” at Site:Brooklyn (New York NY) curated by Jared Ash

‘Within Reach 2’ at Artspace Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Black Lives Matter’ at First UUC (Richmond VA)

‘Now See Us, Hear Us’ at Sediment Gallery (Richmond VA)

2016

‘7th Annual Monster Drawing Rally’ at 1708 Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Bling It Out’ at Iridian Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Within Reach’ at Artspace Gallery (Richmond VA) curated by Michael Pierce

‘Katie McBride and Jonathan Lee: The Art of Grobe Teufel’ at Hardywood (Richmond VA)

‘Art Roulette’ at Artspace Gallery (Richmond VA) w/ Anne Savedge, Genesis Chapman, Jere Kittle

2015

‘6th Annual Monster Drawing Rally’ at 1708 Gallery (Richmond VA)

‘Manufactured Faces, Performative Spaces’ at Iridian Gallery (Richmond VA) curated by Michael-Birch Pierce

‘Écoutez Voir!’ at Le Bel Ordinaire (Billère FR) w/ Paul McDevitt, Cornelius Quabeck

2014

‘Rhythm’ at Gallery 5 (Richmond VA) curated by Dr. Lisa Freiman

 

ARTIST TALKS, PANELS, AND PRESENTATIONS

2019

‘Curriculum Lab’ at the LOEX Conference (Minneapolis MN)

2018

‘Secret Histories’ at Christopher Newport University (Newport News VA)

‘Secret Histories’ at Artspace Richmond (Richmond VA)

‘Curriculum Lab’ at the Virginia Library Association Professional Conference (Williamsburg VA)

2017

‘Curriculum Lab’ at Current Art Fair (Richmond VA)

‘Memento Mori’ at Richmond Public Library (Richmond VA)

2016

‘Renewable’ at George Mason University (Fairfax VA)

 

WORKSHOPS

2019

‘Who Do You Think You Are?’ at University of Richmond Downtown (Richmond VA)

‘Curriculum Lab’ at Roanoke College (Salem VA)

2018

‘Weak Hand Blind Contour’ at Christopher Newport University (Newport News VA)

‘Installation Basics’ at Christopher Newport University (Newport News VA)

‘Curriculum Lab’ at the Virginia Library Association Professional Conference (Williamsburg VA)

2017

‘Curriculum Lab’ at Studio Two Three (Richmond VA)

‘Curriculum Lab’ at Richmond Young Writers (Richmond VA)

‘Curriculum Lab’ at Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (Richmond VA)

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Lee, Jonathan. Left of the Garden. Self-Published, April, 2019.

Memento Exhibition Catalog. Carrie Able Gallery, December 2018.

Knighting, Taylor. “Iridian Gallery Turns Thrift-Store Castaways into Deathless Art.” GayRVA, December 2018.

Safi, Nazia. “Jonathan Lee’s Secret Histories.” Blouin Art Info, August 2018.

Stein, Nicki. “Curriculum Lab.” Whurk Magazine, November 2017.

Willis, Samantha. “Calling Cards.” Richmond Magazine, September 2017.

Casana, Seth. “Renewable.” Whurk Magazine, September 2016.

Renewable Exhibition Catalog. George Mason University, July 2016.

Dalla Villa Adams, Amanda. “Harmonizing.” Style Weekly, September 2014.

 

AWARDS AND HONORS

2018

Visiting Artist at Christopher Newport University (Newport News VA)

 

CURATION

2018

‘Bling It Out 2’ at Iridian Gallery (Richmond VA)

2017

'Curriculum Lab’ at Studio Two Three (Richmond VA)

 

COLLECTIONS

Capital One

George Mason University Special Collections

Roanoke College

University of Richmond

Various Private Collections

 

EDUCATION

MLIS, Wayne State University (Detroit MI) 2014-16

BA, Virginia Commonwealth University (Richmond VA) 2010-11

University of Memphis (Memphis TN) 2000-02

Ohio University (Athens OH) 1998-99

 

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