Jenny Honnert Abell


EXHIBITIONS

• 2015 •
March
Solo Show: Works on paper and book covers, Thompson Hall Gallery, Sausalito, CA

May-June
AIN’T NATURAL, 4 person collage show, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

Summer
Solo Show: New Book Cover Work, Gail Severn Gallery

September
Solo Show: Panels and Book Covers, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

• 2014 •
Exhibitions:
July

Solo Show: CRY, LOVE LIFE, panels and book covers, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

(n)collage: group show curated by Inez Storer, Ice House Gallery, Petaluma CA

National and International Art Fair Representation:
London Art Fair, Basel Switzerland, Toronto Art Fair, AAF New York, Art Miami, Seattle, Modernbook Gallery
Dallas Art Fair, Turner Carroll Gallery
San Francisco Art Fair, Gail Severn Gallery

• 2013 •
Commissions:

Hall Winery, 6 book cover works, permanent collection, St. Helena, CA
Art in Embassies, Permanent Installation, U.S. Embassy, Dakar, Senegal, West Africa
2012-2013 Imagery Winery, 2 labels for Primitivo wine, Imagery Estates Wine, Glen Ellen, CA

Exibitions:
IDLE HANDS, 3 Person show, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
STATE OF NATURE, Group Show, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

National & International Art Fair Representation:
London Art Fair, Art Basel Switzerland, Seattle Art Fair, San Francisco Art Fair,
Affordable Art Fair New York, Art Miami, Representation with Modernbook Gallery
Dallas Art Fair, Scope Miami, Representation with Turner Carroll Gallery
San Francisco Art Fair, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

• 2012 •
Solo Show: EX LIBRIS:Enigma of Birds and Trees, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
Solo Show: SECOND NATURE - New Book Covers and Panels, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
Solo Show: Birds-Book Covers and Works on Paper, Loveland Museum, Loveland, CO
NATURE, Group Show, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID
SMALL PACKAGES Invitational Group Show, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
Los Angeles Art Fair, Affordable Art Fair New York, San Francisco Art Fair, Art Hamptons New York,
Seattle Art Fair, Art Miami, Houston Art Fair, Representation with Modernbook Gallery
Dallas Art Fair, Texas Contemporary Art Fair, Scope Miami, Representation with Turner Carroll Gallery
San Francisco Art Fair, Representation with Gail Severn Gallery

• 2011 •
Preview Exhibit for 2012 Season Gail Severn Gallery, Sun Valley , ID
Small Packages Invitational, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
Art Miami, Miami, FLA, Representation with Modernbook Gallery
Scope Miami, Miami, FLA, representation with Turner Carroll Gallery
The Art of Chance, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA, curated by Hanna Regev
Group Show, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
Toronto Art Fair, Toronto, Canada, Representation with Modernbook Gallery
Houston Contemporary Art Fair, Houston, TX, Representation with Turner Carroll Gallery
West Coast Women, Deborah Oropallo, Jenny Honnert Abell, Inez Storer,
Zaza Stay House Gallery, Dallas, TX
Excor: Revival of the Exquisite Corpse, Firehouse Gallery, Berkeley, CA
artMRKT Hamptons, The Hamptons, NY, Representation with Modernbook Gallery
New Work, Group Show, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
Chicago Art Fair, Chicago, ILL, Representation with Modernbook Gallery
Also, Representation with Turner Carroll Gallery
Approaching The Unreal, Group Show, Modernbook Gallery, San Francisco
Los Angeles Art Fair, Representation with Modernbook Gallery

• 2010 •
Bakers Dozen, Quicksilver, Forestville, CA
Selected Works Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA

• 2009 •
Dreams and Revelations, MarinMOCA, Novato, CA
Juror, Phil Linhares
Introductions, Pamela Skinner-Gwena Howard Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
Guest Curator Susan Alexander
Group Show-Gallery Artists, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
Art Basel Miami 2009, Representation with Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

• 2008 •
Selected Works, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
Jill Plamann, Owner and Director
Small Works, Arts Council of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA
David Best, Juror
Santa Fe Art Fair, Representation with Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Inaugural Invitational, Gallery of Sea and Heaven, Santa Rosa, CA
Andrea Hibbard, Barbara Harris, Curators
Red Dot Artfair-New York City, representation with Turner Carroll Gallery
New Artists to Watch, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Members Show, Arts Council of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA

• 2007 •
Art Basel Miami 2007, representation with Turner Carroll, Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Mixed Media Works on Paper, 3 person show, Hammerfriar Gallery, Healdsburg, CA, Jill Plamann, Owner and Director
Gallery Artists Group Show, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, CA, group sho, Raymond Saunders, Curator
Small Works, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA
Jill Plamann, Juror
Sweating the Small Stuff, A Street Gallery, Santa Rosa, CA Andrea Hibbard, Owner and Director
Constructions, 3 person show, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA, Jill Berk Jiminez, Executive Director, Curator
Recent Collage, solo installation, Quicksilver Mine Co, Forestville, C, Khysie Horn, Owner and Director

• 2006 •
Annual Members Show, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
LA Art Fair-Barker Hanger, representation with Julie Baker Fine Art

• 2005 •
AAF New York City, representation with Julie Baker Fine Art
The Independent Order of Odd Flowers, Solo show, Quicksilver, Forestville,CA, Khysie Horn, Owner and Director
Small Works on Paper, group show, The Sacramento Main Library, Sac., CA, Robert Jean Ray, Curator
In The Garden, Julie Baker Fine Art, Grass Valley, CA, Julie Baker, Owner and Director
Ideas into Objects, The Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, Kip Eagen, Curator www.cincinnatiarts.org/weston
January Show, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station, CA, Philip Linhares, Juror
Bound / Unbound, Cultural Arts Council of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA, Jone Small Manoogian, Juror
Annual Members Show, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

• 2004 •
Book Cover Collage, solo show, collage
MeSH Gallery, Sebastopol, CA, Meg Hitchcock, Owner and Director
"Botanical Rearrangements"; solo show, collage, Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, OR,
Tommi Drake, Director
The Celebration of the Flower, glass and collage, Chateau St. Jean, Sonoma, CA, Anne Seeley, Special Events Manager
Contemporary Perspectives, Museum of Contemporary Art, Santa Rosa, CA, Gay Dawson, Director, Deborah Colotti, Curator
Flower Collages, 2700 Erie, Cincinnati, OH, Tony Tiemeyer, Owner and Director
Weston Art Gallery, Arnoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, OH, Dennis Harrington, Director

• 2003 •
"Earth in Upheaval" Collage; Jenny Honnert Abell and Michael Scheurer, "The Obsessive Poetics of Collage" 4 Women
Schulz Library Gallery, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA, Karen Brodsky, Director
Sonoma Creates, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA, Squeak Carnwath, Stephen Beal, Karin Breuer, Jurors
Marin County Fair, Marin County, CA, Mary Black, Berenice Iriks, Sam Richardson, Jurors
Synergy: Digital, Assemblage and Collage, Healdsburg Arts Council, Healdsburg, CA, Marsha Connell, Juror
The Museum of Temporary Art, Tubingen-Germany
Annual Members Show, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

• 2002 •
The Message From Within, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, Douglas McClellan, Juror
Gardens and Botanicals, Healdsburg Arts Council, Healdsburg, CA, Pamela Glasscock, Juror
20th Annual National Small Works, Schoharie County Arts Council, Cobleskill, NY, Moira Kelly, Juror
Couples, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, Clayton Bailey, Juror
Small Is Beautiful, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, Claudia Chapline, Juror
The 17th Annual Juried Show, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station, CA, Carrie Lederer, Juror
Annual Members Show, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

• 2001 •
The Frame Show, MeSH Gallery, Sebastopol, CA, Meg Hitchcock, Curator
Selected Works, Extended Exhibit, Fairfield Visual Arts Assn., Fairfield, CA
The 39th Annual Juried Show, Fairfield Visual Arts Assn., Fairfield,CA,
Tom Collins, Dorthea Schoenstein, Arthur James Scott King IV, Jurors
Partially Nude, Hollis Street Project Group Show, Emeryville, CA
Media Alchemy, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA, Sandra Ortiz Taylor, Curator

• 2000 •
Selected Works, AKC Museum of the Dog, St. Louis, MO,
Barbara Jetta, Curator
14th Annual Art Show at the Dog Show, Wichita, KS,
Virginia Marshall, Lorne E. Render, Jurors

•1999 •
California Small Works, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA, John Natsoulas, Juror
In Our Gardens; Flora and Fauna, Danville Fine Arts Gallery, Danville, CA
The 37th Annual Juried Show, Fairfield Visual Arts Assn., Fairfield. CA,
Charles Miller, Anthony Manglicmot, Jurors
Watercolors-Solo Exhibit, Coffee Baazar, Guernville, CA, Cathy Clarke, Curator

• 1998 •
California Small Works, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA, Deborah Oropallo, Juror

• 1997 •
California Small Works, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA, Catharine Clark, Juror
The Bra Show, The Cultural Arts Council of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, CA,
Barnee Alexander, Gretchen Giles, Barbara Thulion, Jurors
Collage-Assemblage, Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA, Phil Linhares, Juror

• 1995 •
Watercolors, Gidding Jenny, Cincinnati, OH

• 1991 •
Gallery Artists, Miller Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

• 1990 •
Gallery Artists, Miller Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Gallery Artists, Brianni and Miotto, Cincinnati, OH
Equus, Carnagie Arts Center, Covington, KY
Jack Sawyer, Juror

• 1989 •
Gallery Artists, Brianni and Miotto, Cincinnati, OH

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AWARDS & HONORS

• 2008 •
Santa Fean Magazine, listed as top talent-emerging, visual artist category

• 2007 •
Nomination for Sonoma County Arts Council Grant for emerging artists
Merit Award Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Jill Plamann, juror

• 2006 •
Finalist Award, Annual Members Show, Berkeley Art Center
Exhibit awarded for 2007 season

• 2005 •
Honorable Mention, Annual Members Show, Berkeley Art Center

Critics Pick, Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee 7.3.2005

• 1999 •
Judge's Award, John Natsoulas, Juror, California Small Works

• 1998 •
People's Choice Award, California Small Works

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PROGRAMS & EMPLOYMENT

• 2008 •
Sonoma County Museum, Wire sculpture workshop teacher

• 2007 •
Studio Art For Youth, Ongoing semi-private art classes in my studio
Rincon Valley School District, GATE and after school program art teacher, Santa Rosa, CA

• 2006 •
Village Elementary, Introduction to Art Appreciation, Santa Rosa, CA

• 2004 •
Sonoma State University, Excel Program-Art Education, Collage, Sonoma State Campus, Rohnert Park, CA, Meadow School, After school Art Program, Petaluma, CA

• 2003 •
Riebli Elementary, Classroom Installation Project, Santa Rosa, CA
Meadow School, After school Art Programs, Petaluma, CA , Collage / Mixed Media Workshop

• 2002 •
Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Coordinator for "Pinnocchio" student art project. Work with school tour program, facilitating and directing projects. Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
Artist in the Classroom, Riebli Elementary, Santa Rosa, CA

• 1998 – 2000 •
GATE Art Instructor, Riebli Elementary, Santa Rosa, CA
Artist in Residence, Riebli Elementary, Santa Rosa, CA
Docent, School Tour Guide, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA

• 2000 •
Participating Teacher, Sebastopol Art Walk, student exhibits, Sebastopol, CA

• 1999 •
Participating Teacher, "Day of the Dead", student exhibit, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA

• 1998 •
Coordinator for "Working in Scale", Student Small Works Exhibit,
Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
Education Assistant, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
Juror, 2nd Annual Windsor Fine Art Show, Windsor, CA

• 1997 •
Artist in Residence, Riebli Elementary, Santa Rosa, CA
Docent, School Tour Guide, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, Santa Rosa, CA
Visiting Artist, Montgomery High School, Dennis Miller, art instructor, Santa Rosa, CA

• 1996 •
Artist in Residence, Mark West School, Santa Rosa, CA

• 1995 •
Coordinator and Art Teacher for "No Strings Attached", an exhibit and auction of student work, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH
Docent Vice Chairman, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

• 1994 •
Coordinator for Student "Box" Exhibit, Contemporary Art Cincinnati, OH

• 1988-95 •
Docent, Outreach Program, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

• 1986-88 •
Installation Crew, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

• 1984-85 •
Glass Artisan, Classical Glass, Cincinnati, OH

• 1982-84 •
Leaded Glass Instructor, Middletown Fine Arts Center, Middletown, OH

• 1979-81 •
Artisan, Leaded Glass Instructor, Aurora Art Glass, Cincinnati, OH

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