This page features selected exhibitions And shows that feature James A. Jones, a ceramic sculptor residing in Tucson, AZ. It also lists articles and publications that have been written about his work.

Collections and Exhibitions
Collections: South Bend Regional Museum of Art
South Bend, IN

Lill Street Gallery
Chicago, IL

Numerous private collections throughout the United States.
Exhibitions:
2001 Materials: Hard and Soft Exhibition
Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX

The Wichita National 2001
The Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS

10 Years of Clay-Arrowmont Resident Artists
Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC

Arrowmont Resident Artists: The First Ten Years
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA

Body of Clay, Soul of Fire, Art from the Saint John's Pottery
Saint John's University, Collegeville, MN

2000 Ceramic International
Zanesville Art Center, Zanesville, OH

Clay Pasa National Ceramics Invitational
Rockford College Art Gallery, Rockford, IL

1999 Gallery Artists Summer Exhibition
D/C Harris Gallery, Tucson, AZ

House Group Exhibition
Apparatus Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Solo Exhibition
Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ

1998 From the Ashes/All-AZ Clay '98
Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
Honorable Mention

Clay and Mosaic Invitational Exhibition
Apparatus Gallery, Tucson, AZ

1997 From the Ashes/All-AZ Clay '97
Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
Third Place

Monarch National Ceramic Competition
Kennedy-Douglas Center for the Arts, Florence, AL

The Wichita National 1997
The Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS

1996 From the Ashes/All-AZ Clay '96
Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
Best of Show

Clay Sojourns
T/PAC Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Award

Earth To Art
Pink Adobe Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Award

1995 Art One
Group Exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ

Visual Arts Fellowship Exhibition
Tucson-Pima Arts Council Gallery, Tucson, AZ

1994 From Idea to Form
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN

Three Person Exhibition
Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ

Resident Artists Exhibition
Arrowmont School of Art and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
Award

1993 Materials: Hard and Soft Exhibition
Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX

The Artel National Competition
The Artel, Kearny, NE

Anticipations '93
International New Art Forms Exposition, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL
Award

New Ceramics
Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT

Montreal International Spring Contest
Sodarco, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Museum Acquisitions: 1987 - 1992
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN

52nd Anniversary National Juried Art Competition
Lake Worth Art League, Lake Worth, FL
Award

Newform '93
Dougherty Arts Center, Austin, TX

Group Invitational Exhibition
Gallery 323, Madison, WI

1992 Solo Exhibition
Public Art Space, Madison, WI

Solo Exhibition
Edgewood College, DeRicci Gallery, Madison, WI

Greater Midwest VII Award Winners, Four Person Show
Central MO State University, Art Center Gallery, Warrensburg, MO

Wisconsin Arts Board 1990 - 1991
Visual Arts Award Recipients, Katie Gingrass Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Midwestern Sculpture Exhibition
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend, IN
Purchase Award

Crafts National 26
Penn State University, Zoller Gallery, University Park, PA

Materials: Hard and Soft Exhibition
Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX

Greater Midwest International VII
Central MO State University, Art Center Gallery, Warrensburg, MO
Catalog, Award

1991 WP&S Juried Membership Show
Carrol College, Campus Center Gallery, Waukesha, WI
Award

1990 Masks: The Alternate Self
The Gallery at Hastings-on-Hudson, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

Fourth Annual Great Lakes Show
Lill Street Studios, Chicago, IL

Primarily the Figure
Graham Horstman Gallery, Denton, TX

1989 Solo Exhibition
Northern IL University, Graduate Gallery, DeKalb, IL

Materials: Hard and Soft Exhibition
Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX
Catalog, Best of Show

Fourth Annual Monarch Tile National Ceramic Competition
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX
Catalog

Key: An Exhibition of Works by Visual Artists at the Banff Center
Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta, Canada

Figuratively Speaking
Gallery Ten, Rockford, IL

Clay USA
Radford University, Flossie Martin Gallery, Radford, VA
Catalog, Award of Excellence

Galex 23
Galesburg Civic Art Center, Galesburg, IL

1988 Eleventh Annual Vahki Exhibition
Galeria Mesa, Mesa, AZ

Chicago Fire 2
Near Northeast Arts Council, Chicago, IL

Great Lakes Show
Lill Street Gallery, Chicago, IL

Three Person Invitational Exhibition
Gallery Great Lakes, Chicago, IL

Emerging Artist
Northern IL University Gallery, Chicago, IL

Invitational Group Show
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

1987 Solo Exhibition
Freeport Art Museum, Freeport, IL

Three Person Show
Trade Street Gallery, Tryon, NC

Emerging Artist Show
Northern IL University Gallery, Chicago, IL

Second Annual Monarch Tile National Ceramic Competition
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX

Chicago Clay and Vicinity VI
Lill Street Gallery, Chicago, IL

Great Lakes Show
Lill Street Studios, Chicago, IL
Purchase Award

PUBLICATIONS: Body of Clay, Soul of Fire:
Richard Bresnahan and the St. Johns Pottery, 2001
Author Matthew Welsh

Arizona Daily Star, Home
February 21, 1999
Title of Article: Showhouse, Showcase

Tucson Weekly, City Week
February 4, 1999
Apparatus Gallery Exhibition

Phoenix Tribune, Get Out Magazine
November 5, 1998
Title of Interview: Artist Turns Junk into Sculpture

Milwaukee Journal, Art
1992
Prizewinners in Gingrass Gallery Show

New Art Examiner
May 1989, Vol. 16, No.9
Title of Review: David DeSalvo, James Jones, David Mouse,
Jeanine Coupe Ryding, Author: Theodora Green

American Craft
June-July l989, Vol. 49, No. 3
Gallery, Clay: James Jones/Clay USA

Passages
1989, No. 3, Title of Article: The Artists Speak
The Banff Centre School of Fine Arts



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