About

KB (KATHARINE BETTY) JONES

EDUCATION

2014 MFA, Visual Art, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
2002 BA, Philosophy, Columbia College, Columbia University, New York, NY

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017
Members-Only, Peter Strauss Ranch, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)
Stroll, Keap Fourth Community Garden, Brooklyn, NY (forthcoming)

2016
Small Paintings, The Sunview, Brooklyn, NY (pop-up show in conjunction with Wires and Lights book release)
Drying Line, Keap Fourth Community Garden, Brooklyn, NY

2015
Imaginarium, The Belconnen Art Centre, ACT, Australia (curated by Amanda Stuart)

2014
Crace: Walk the Line, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Creature of Habit, Soft Feature, 50 Taaffe Place, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Jenni Knight)
All-Purpose Flour, John Sommers Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
Drowned Floor, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM
Blueprint, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM (with Myriam Tapp)

2013
Car Wash, High Desert Test Sites, Joshua Tree – Albuquerque (with Myriam Tapp)
Places of Memory – Fields of Vision, Contemporary Art Center, Thessaloniki, Greece
Full Circle, Cloud 5 Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico (curated by Joanne LeFrak, SITE Santa Fe)

2012
Connecting Liminal Nowhere, Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
Reasons, Excuses, Alibis, & Non-Sequitors, UNM Art Museum, NM (curated by David Pagel)
Art from the University of New Mexico, Metro Courthouse, Albuquerque, NM

2011
Snowin’ on Raton, Heliopolis Project Space, Brooklyn, NY (solo)
Art Around the Park, Howl Festival, Tompkins Square Park, New York, NY
Cosmic Folk, Culture Fix Project Space, New York, NY

2008
Without Walls, Museum 52, New York, NY

2007
The World is Yours, Oliver Kamm 5BE Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Elizabeth Jonckheer)

2006
Botanicals, The Almada Club, London, UK

2002
Collision, 37 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY

2000
Corporeal, Postcrypt Art Gallery, New York, NY (curated by Kristin Poor)

1993
A La Croisee des Parcours, Musee de L’Ifan, Dakar, Senegal

SELECTED PERFORMANCES

2016
Pete’s Candy Store, Brooklyn, NY (with i feel tractor)
Unnamable Books, Brooklyn, NY (with i feel tractor)
The Sunview Luncheonette, Brooklyn, NY (with i feel tractor)

2014
Lecture, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

2013
Paper Gifts, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico (with Myriam Tapp and Natalie Smith)

2012
Cookout, The International Symposium of Electronic Art, Albuquerque, NM
Wedding, BLM Land, Otero Mesa, New Mexico

2011
Thurston Moore, Music Hall of Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY (with i feel tractor and Eileen
Myles)
Chris Martin release party for Becoming Weather, Secret Project Robot, Brooklyn, NY (with i
feel tractor)

2010
Sidewalk Café, New York, NY (with i feel tractor)
Zebulon, Brooklyn, NY (with i feel tractor)

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2015
Andrew W. Mellon Land Arts Post MFA Research Grant
Citizens Committee of New York City Neighborhood Grant

2014
Visiting Artist Residency, the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Andrew W. Mellon Land Arts International Research Grant

2013
Collaborative Lithography Program, The Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM

2012
Residency with Nils Norman, The Center for Land Use Interpretation, Wendover, UT
Residency, El Centro Artistica y Cultural, El Paso, TX

2004
Full Fellowship (April), The Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

CATALOGS AND BOOKS

Arlo Quint, Wires and Lights (New York, NY: Rust Buckle Books, 2016), cover and interior art.
Betsy Fagin, ed., The Poetry Project Newsletter, 2016, cover and interior art.
Edmund Berrigan, Let’s all Go Together (Wendell, MA: Fewer & Further Press, 2015), cover art.
Dr. Amanda Stuart and Julia Boyd, Imaginarium Catalogue, The Belconnen Arts Centre, ACT, Australia,
2015
Crace Field Study Catalogue, The Australian National University, 2014
Rebekah Bellum, “Breakthroughs”, UNM Art Museum Catalogue, February, 2014.
HDTS 2013 – High Desert Test Sites, Events Catalog, Joshua Tree, CA
Bill Gilbert & Jenn Hart-Mann, Land Arts of the American West, project catalogue, Santa Fe, NM
Jessica Fiorini, Take it Personal (Atlanta, Georgia: Lame House Press, 2014), cover art.
Willow Grace, “Speak to Me”, UNM Art Museum Catalogue, March 1st, 2013. pps 16 – 19.
Regina Hamdy, “Reasons, Excuses, Alibis, & Non-Sequitors,” UNM Art Museum, March 30, 2012.
p 21.
Chris Martin, “CHAT (31 days, 31 poems),” NN Magazine, Flying Object Press, October 22, 2012.
http://www.flying-object.org/2012/10/chat-22/
Paula Bomber, Amy King, and Jen Michalski, ed. “What She Says: The all Women Writers Issue,”
Sententia, vol. 4, cover art.
Natalie Haeusler, Brett Price, & Ed Steck, ed., Solicitations (New York: American Books, 2012)
Betsy Fagin, Poverty Rush (New York: Three Sad Tigers Press, 2011), cover art.
Stacy Szymaszek, Arlo Quint, and Nicole Wallace, ed., The Recluse 7 (June 2011), cover art.
Brendan Lorber, ed., Lungfull Literary Magazine (2011), interior art.
Jessica Fiorini, Light Suite (Columbus, Ohio: Pudding House Publications, 2010), cover art.
John Coletti, ed., The Poetry Project Newsletter #219, April ed., 2009, cover art.
Jessica Fiorini, Sea Monster at Night (Goodbye Better, 2009), cover art.

ARTICLES AND REVIEWS

Matthew Irwin, “High Desert Test Sites”, Frieze, March, 2014.
Alison Oatman, “Blossoming Impossibly”, The Alibi, May, 2014.
Interview by Julia Goldberg. The Julia Goldberg Morning Show. KVSF, Santa Fe. 6 Dec.
2013. Radio.
Armitage, Diane, “Speak to Me: 19th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition”, The Magazine,
May, 2013, p. 49.
Dana Yavin, “Thurston Moore played MHOW,” Brooklyn Vegan, May 23, 2011.
http://www.brooklynvegan.com/archives/2011/05/thurston_moore_11.html#more
Katy Hendriksen, “Visitation Rites,” The Brooklyn Rail, July – August, 2001.
Roberta Smith, “Without Walls,” The New York Times, New York, NY, January 15, 2009.