kj@kennyjensen.com

CV

Solo Exhibitions:

Although I Am Not You, I Am Not Other Than You Either
> Gallery 3 @ Hillsborough Community College / Summer - Fall 2019

Interweaving Paths
>
University of South Florida St. Petersburg / Spring 2019

(In/Af)finities (2 Person Exhibition)
> The Morean Arts Center / Fall 2017

Intimate Immensities: Curiosity Cabinets of the Floating Woods
> The Studio @ 620 / 2015, > Ruach Gallery / 2017


Commissions:

Paths of Consumption: USFSP (Educational & Environmental focused public art commission)
>
University of South Florida St. Petersburg / Fall 2018 – Winter 2019


Honors & Awards:

> Creative Pinellas 2017 Emerging Artist Grant

> St.Petersburg Arts Alliance 2018 Individual Artist Grant


Recent Group Exhibitions:

Ineffable Manifestations
> Yale University (Institute for Sacred Music) / Spring 2019

Arts Annual
> The Gallery at Creative Pinellas / November 2018

!!!!
> Mize Gallery / September 2018

Terrains
> AIA Tampa Bay Gallery / August 2018

I + Thou
> Dunedin Fine Arts Center / Summer 2018

Solar Flare (2 Person Pop-up Exhibition)
> Intermezzo / June 2018

Water Over the Bridge: Contemporary Seascapes
> The Morean Arts Center / Spring 2018

Creative Pinellas 2017 Emerging Artist Grant Exhibition
> Gulf Coast Museum of Art / Fall 2017

Between Clock and Bed
>
Yale University (Divinity School) / Spring 2016

Construct (traveling exhibition curated by Nathan Beard)
> AIA Tampa Bay / Spring 2017
> University of South Florida Centre Gallery / Summer 2017
> Palmetto Art Center / Fall 2017

Yes! > The Studio @ 620 / Winter 2016

Kairos, The Future Sucks, &  Black and White > The Venture Compound / 2014-15


Upcoming Exhibitions:

Two Person Exhibition with Jon Seals > Urban Arts Gallery in Grand Central St. Petersburg / October 2019

Arts Annual II (Large Group Exhibition) > The Gallery at Creative Pinellas / November 2019

Solo Exhibition > Victorian House Gallery at Olivet University near Chicago / January 2020

Solo Exhibition > SPAACES Gallery in Sarasota / February 2020

Lectures:

Gallery Artist Talk for “I + Thou” > Dunedin Fine Arts Center / Summer 2018

Classroom Lectures (related to my campus Public Art project) > University of South Florida St. Petersburg / Fall 2018

Coffee and Conversation - Artist Lecture Series > Dunedin Fine Arts Center / Spring 2019

Arts Employment:
 
St. Cate Fine Arts
> Art handler & Installer / Present

The Museum of Fine Arts
> Independent Contractor with the Exhibitions and Education Departments / 2013- 2018

The Studio @ 620
> Gallery Curator & Studio Manager /January 2015 – April 2017, > Exhibition Specialist (Independent Contractor) / 2009-2014

The Art Center / Project Creo: Center for Art and Design
> Exhibition Designer & Installer / Graphic Designer / Programming / House Manager /2004-2007

 
Education:
BFA (Dual Emphasis in Painting and Graphic Design), Carson Newman University / 2000


Articles and Interviews: (links)

> Creative Pinellas “Arts In” Podcast Interview with Barbara St.Claire

> “Student Reflection: Inaugural Exhibition in Miller Hall” (from Yale University Website)

> “New Campus Sustainability Sculpture…” (from USFSP website)

> "Dancing with a Hurricane | Kenny Jensen" by Danny Olda from the February edition of the Creative Pinellas Monthly Journal.

“Between Impermanence and Eternity” written by Timothy Cahill for Yale University Website.

> “Reclaimed and Reimagined: Kenny Jensen’s Intimate Immensities. The solo show at Studio@620 is part swamp séance and
part family lore” written by Megan Voeller for from Creative Loafing