JAY SHINN
Born in Magnolia, AR
Lives and works in New York City and Dallas, TX 


EDUCATION 

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


SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014
April, Cathedrals in the Sky, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX
May, Language of Man: Pard Morrison & Jay Shinn, Galerie knoerle & baettig, Winterthur, Switzerland
August, Solo Exhibition, Louise Alexander Gallery, Porto Cervo, Italy

2013
Neonish 24.7, Leila Heller Gallery, New York, NY (solo exhibition)
Art In Buildings/Time Equities, 55 Fifth Ave, New York, NY
Highlight, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX (solo exhibition)
Menageries, South Fork, Memphis, TN (solo exhibition)

2012
Jay Shinn: Illuminations, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, Gallery of Contemporary Art (October 5th), Colorado Springs, CO (solo exhibition)
Double Surge, Soho billboard project, New York City

2011
Axel Anklam and Jay Shinn: Luxplus, Kunstverein Neukölln, Berlin, Germany Centerfolds, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX (solo exhibition)
Jens Hanke and Jay Shinn: A Twisted Mind Was Left Alone, Stunden 48 Neukölln, Berlin, Germany

2010
Jay Shinn & Eileen Cubbage: Riff, Alice Gryphius Kunstraum, Berlin, Germany
Refuge, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX (solo exhibition)

2009
Spatial Shifts: Rupert Deese and Jay Shinn, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX

2008
With the Grain, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX (solo exhibition)

2006
Columns, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX (solo exhibition) 

2004
Erased Drawings, Torrefazione, Dallas, TX (solo exhibition)

1994
Yakofritz, Nacogdoches, TX (solo exhibition)

1993
Brinson Gallery, Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia, AR (solo exhibition)

1982
Student Gallery, Kansas City Art Institute, KS (solo exhibition)


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
Real Estate, ventanna244 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
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

2013
Run With Us, Galeria Miejska Museum of Art, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Opticks, Drake Hotel, Toronto, Canada

2012
Post-Op, Mixed Greens Gallery (July 12th), New York, NY 
Houston Fine Art Fair, "Double Bend", public space projection with paint.
Dallas Art Fair, "Quintet", public space projected painting installation
Milemarker 30th Anniversary, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX
Silent Transmissions, featuring John Pomara, Frances Bagley, Vincent Falsetta, James Marshall, and Jay Shinn, Stephen F. Austin University, Cole Art Center, Nacogdoches, TX

2011
Linear Thinking, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX

2010
Small Works: Art+Object -small sculpture invitational, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
Landmarks, Rule Gallery, Denver, CO
Marty Walker Gallery @ Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX
Manneken Press @ Next 2010 Art Fair, Chicago, IL

2009
Two x Two for aids and art, The Rachosfky House, Dallas, TX
Frontroom=Backroom, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
Group Exhibition, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY
Architectonic, CADD ARTLAB, Dallas, TX
Salmagundi: Works on Paper, Addison Ripley Gallery, Washington DC

2008
New Directions '08, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
Sculpture Center, SVA, New York, NY
Manneken Press @Aqua Art Miami, Miami, FL
Group Hug, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX

2007
Marty Walker Gallery @ Aqua Art Miami, Wynwood, Miami, FL
Two x Two for Aids and Art, The Rachosfky House, Dallas, TX 
Art in the Metroplex, Templeton Art Center, TCU, Fort Worth, TX
New Direction '07, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
Group Exhibition by Gallery Artists, Marty Walker Gallery, Dallas, TX
Continuum, Art in Motion, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Elemental, 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
Art in the Metroplex, Templeton Art Center, TCU, Fort Worth, TX

2003
Studio Selection, Dallas Museum of Art, Beaux Arts Ball, Dallas, TX New Texas Talent 2003, Craighead-Green Gallery, Dallas, TX
500X Juried Exhibition, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX

2002
No History to Speak of but Great Shopping and Terrific Food: New Art from Dallas, Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, TX

1991
Once in a Blue Moon, Group Exhibit, Kansas City, KS

1990
Five Studio Artists, Midtown Arts Center, Tyler, TX

1989
Bit of the Beast, Group Exhibit, Kansas City, KS

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
Works in Wood, Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, KS 
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 

2012
Art Omi, Ghent, NY

2010
Takt Residency, 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


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Tom Ford, New York, NY   
Langham Hotel, Chicago, IL
DFW Airport, Corporate Aviation Terminal, TX
W Hotel, Dallas, TX
Neiman Marcus, Austin, TX; Los Angeles, CA
One Arts Plaza, Dallas, TX
Microsoft Corporation, WA
Houston Hobby Airport, Houston, TX
Fidelity Investments, TX
The State Department, Washington, DC
Hilton Hotels, TX
Armstrong Teasdale, LLP, St. Louis, MO


PRESS

2013
Hegert, Natalie, “A Surfeit of Space: the Francis J. Greenburger Collection,” ArtSlant, Los Angeles, August 13, 2013.
Jamie Derringer, “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.

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
Simek, Peter, "A Geometric Trio: Shape-shifters at Marty Walker, Holly Johnson and Conduit," D Magazine: FrontRow, Dallas, April 15.
Wilson, Christen, "Dallas Art Fair. The Art Wave," PinkMemo, Dallas, April 12.
Anspon, Catherine D., "Art Notes: Dallas Art News for April," PaperCity, Dallas, March 30.
Carter, Steve, "Centerfold Attraction", Modern Luxury, Dallas, February

2010
Britt, Douglas, “Shinn's Refuge seems simple at first glance, ” Houston Chronicle, August 11.
Klaasmeyer, Kelly, “Capsule Art Reviews: Jay Shinn: Refuge,” Houston Press, August 11
Mattingly, June, "Jay Shinn," regularmain.com, August 9.
Anspon, Catherine D., “Space, Light, Architecture,” Papercity Houston, July. 
Anspon, Catherine D., “Dallas Art Fair 2010: The Official Wrap-Up / Behind the Canvases, Inside the Booths, ” Papercity Dallas, March 31.
Anspon, Catherine D., “Dallas Art Fair, Volume 2,” Papercity Dallas, February 5.

2009
Simblist, Noah, “Spatial Shifts,” Artlies, Fall.
2x2 for aids and art, catalogue, amfar/Dallas Museum of Art/The Rachofsky House

2008
Studio Visit Magazine, Fall 2008 juried by Carl Belz, Director Emeritus, The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University.
New American Paintings 78, October/November 2008, juried by Andrea Karnes, Curator, The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
Martin, Lisa, “The Radar Design”, Modern Luxury Dallas, March.
Robinson, Gaile, “Jay Shinn: With the Grain”, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Friday, January 4.
Durham, Anne, “Grain Elevator, See the Works of Shinn”, Dallas Observer, January 3.
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.
2006 Daniel, Mike, “Jody Lee and Jay Shinn at Marty Walker Gallery”, Dallas Morning News, Friday June 23


GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Louise Alexander Gallery, Porto Cervo, Italy
Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX