Curated Artist Registry

The White Columns Curated Artist Registry is an online catalog of digital images documenting the work of artists who are not affiliated with a commercial gallery in New York City. Each submission is reviewed by our curatorial staff; in order to be considered for the registry, one must submit work digitally via this website.

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Updated: 2017-01-19 02:19:15

RESUME

Education

 

2006-9    Master of Fine Arts - Hunter College, New York

1993-7    Bachelor of Fine Arts - Central Saint Martins College of Art, London

 

Solo & Two Person Exhibitions

 

2016      Nine Inch Will Please A Lady - The Reading Room - Dallas, Texas

2015      A Matter of Life and Dearth - Index Art Center - Newark, NJ 

              (curated by Jeanne Brasile)

2015      Thunder Enlightening - Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University - New Jersey

              (curated by Jeanne Brasile)

2013      Eden’s Remains - Illuminated Metropolis Gallery - New York

2013      Textual Intercourse - Deep Space New York (curated by Rory Donaldson)

2012      Darren Jones: The Burns of Sorrow and Care - 251 Gallery - New Haven, CT 

2012      Darren Jones and Jo Wilmot: House of All Nations (Darren Jones & Jo Wilmot)

              SHAG  Brooklyn, NY 

2012      Darren Jones: Wait of the Nation - Gravitational Effects on the Local Galactic Plane

              Queensferry Gallery - South Queensferry, Edinburgh

2012      Darren Jones: Wraith - Museum of Russian Art - Jersey City, NJ

2011      Jones and Roa: Pulvis et Umbra (with Ryan Roa) - Cuchifritos Gallery - New York 

              (curated by Jeanne Brasile) 

2009      Jones & Roa Expedition (with Ryan Roa) - Wayne County Historical Society Museum  

              Honesdale, PA 

2008      Jones & Roa Expedition (with Ryan Roa) - Neversink Valley Area Museum

              Cuddebackville, NY 

2005      Fabric of the Nation - Edinburgh International Festival - David Young Gallery - Scotland

2005      Scream If You Wanna Go Faster - The Foundry Project Space - London

2004      Infantilism - Lyth Arts Centre Gallery - Caithness, Scotland

2004      Iconoclasm - Dundas Street Gallery - Edinburgh, Scotland

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2016      Connubial - Nasjonalt Garborgsenter - Bryne, Norway

2016      Nature Morte: Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life (curated by Michael Petry)

              Konsthallen-Bohusläns Museum, Uddevalla, Sweden

 

2015      Small is Beautiful - Flowers Gallery - New York (Curated by Brent Beamon)

2015      Nature Morte: Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life (curated by Michael Petry)

              Ha Gamle Prestegard Art Center - Norway

             

 

2014      Small is Beautiful - Flowers Gallery - New York (Curated by Brent Beamon)

2014      Credit for the Discontent - General Practice - Brooklyn, NY (curated by Carlos Rigau)

2014      FLUID - Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art - Staten Island, NY

 

2013      Superposition: Observing Realities - Trinity Museum / Phenomena Project - New York

2013      Coming Together: Surviving Sandy, Year 1 - Industry City, Brooklyn (curated by Phong Bui)

2013      Oblique Strategies - Peter Fingesten Gallery at Pace University - New York  (curated by Emmy 

              Mikelson)

2013      I’m Open to the Idea - The Nightclub - Miami (curated by Carlos Rigau / Domingo Castillo)

2013      Untitled - Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University - South Orange, NJ (curated by Jeanne 

              Brasile / Jennifer Graham Macht)

 

2012      Soul Seekers: Interpreting the Icon - Trinity Museum / Phenomena Project - New York 

2012      Commonalities - Altes Finanzamt - Berlin (curated by Antonio Serna)

2012      Linear Thinking (with Ryan Roa) - Walsh Gallery at Seton Hall University - South Orange, NJ 

              (curated by Jeanne Brasile)

2012      The Last Book - Staats und Universitätsbibliothek Hamburg - Germany (organized by Luis 

              Camnitzer)

 

2011      Flag Day - Islip Art Museum - Islip, NY

2011      Object/Self/Subject: New Technologies in Art - Museum of Russian Art , NJ

2011      I Love You so Much That Even When You’re Lying Next to me I Miss You  - National Arts Club

              Gramercy Park, New York (organized by Phenomena Project)

2011      The Last Book - New York Public Library (Guilar Branch) - New York (organized by Luis 

              Camnitzer)

 

2010      Today is the Tomorrow You Thought About Yesterday - Williamsburg Art and Historical Center  

              Brooklyn, NY (curated by Nina Kong)

2010      Junk - Moscow International Biennial of Young Art - State Museum of Contemporary Art of the 

              Russian Academy of Arts - Russia (curated by Alexey Masylaev)

2010      The Golden Door (with Ryan Roa) - Presented by Jersey City Museum and Liberty National 

              Golf Course (curated by Christina Vassallo, Risa Puno) - Hamilton Park, NJ

2010      Into the Void - Index Art Center - Newark, NJ (curated by Jeanne Brasile)

2010      Botanica - Hunterdon Art Museum - New Jersey (curated by Mary Birmingham)

2010      Housebroken (with Ryan Roa) - Flux Factory - Queens, NY 

2010      The Last Book - Zentral Bibliothek - Zurich, Switzerland (organized by Luis Camnitzer)

2010      Detox - 16 Hoxton Square - London (curated by Concrete Allotment Projects)

 

2009      Cryptoreal - Francis Lewis Gallery - St. George's Church, Queens, NY 

2009      Uncommon Threads - Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University - South Orange, NJ (curated by  

              Jeanne Brasile)

2009      Freestyle - 744 Gallery; Newark Arts Council - Newark, New Jersey (curated by Jeanne Brasile)

2009      Souvenir: Periferias - Centro Cultural del Matadero - Huesca, Spain (curated by Jorge Martin)

 

2009      Politics, Practices and Emotions - Broadway Gallery - New York, NY

2009      Hanging out at No Rio - ABC No Rio - New York (curated by Erin Sickler)

2009      Hanging out at No Rio - Cuchifritos Gallery - New York (curated by Erin Sickler)

2009      Hudson Valley Artists 2009: Ecotones and Transitional Zones (with Ryan Roa)

              Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art - New Paltz, NY 

2009      Identities - Brooklyn Borough Hall, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Jorge Martin)

2009      Wild Things - Annmarie Garden Sculpture Park and Gallery - Dowell, MD

2009      Here, There and Everywhere - Transcultural Exchange - Boston (with Ryan Roa)

2009      The Sketchbook Project 3 - Art House Gallery - Atlanta, Georgia - traveling to;

              Museum of Contemporary Art DC - Washington, DC 

              Laconia Gallery - Boston, Massachusetts

              Antena Gallery - Chicago, Illinois

              Solard Art Market - St Louis, Missouri

              3rd Ward Gallery - Brooklyn, New York 

              Museum of Design - Atlanta, Georgia 

              Chicago Art Source Gallery - Chicago, Illinois

2009      Rock, Paper, Scissors - Estel Gallery - Nashville, Tennessee

2009      Queens International 4 - Queens Museum of Art - Queens, NY (curated by Erin 

              Sickler and Jose Ruiz)

 

2008      A Variety of Gifts - Episcopal Church and the Visual Arts Invitational - Trinity Museum  

              New York

2008      The Last Book - National Library of Argentina - Buenos Aires

2008      White Goods - Stroud House Gallery - Stroud - Gloucester, England

2008      Supermasochist - Come out and Play Video Series (with Ryan Roa) - Apexart - New York 

2008      Altered States - Francis Lewis Gallery - St George's Church - Flushing, NY

2008      Adventures in Mysticism - Athens Institute of Contemporary Art - Athens, GA 

              (curated by Mike Calway Fagan and Rebecca Ray Brantley)

2008      Theory and Practice - Gallery Aferro - Newark, New Jersey

2008      Visual Arts Scotland Annual Open - Royal Scottish Academy Galleries - Edinburgh

2008      Art of the Book - Pacific Festival of the Book - Victoria Arts Connection Gallery, Canada

    

2007      Dialogues - Times Square Gallery - New York

2007      Fast Forward - Flushing Council on Culture & the Arts - Flushing Town Hall, NY

2007      Artis Gallery - Aberdour, Scotland

2007      Stripped Gallery - Edinburgh

2007      Mercat Gallery - Fife, Scotland 

 

2006      Merging Of Minds - Steuben West Gallery, Pratt Institute - Brooklyn, NY

2006      Future First - Residence Gallery - London

2006      Domesticity - Artworks Gallery - Bournemouth, England

 

2005      On the Wall - Fly Art Fair - Residence Gallery - London

2005      The Art of Love - London Art - Oxo Tower Gallery - London

 

2004      Visual Aids: Postcards from the Edge - Brent Sikkema Gallery - New York

2004      Attack on Precinct Deborah - Deborah House - London

2004      Shopfloor International: The Main Event - Deborah House - London  

2004      Network AD - Candid Studio Artist Galleries - London

 

Published Art Criticism / Cultural Commentary

 

2016      Artcritical - Nancy Whitenack and Conduit Gallery

2016      Artslant - The Fascism of Art History 

2016      Artcritical - Plastic Darkness: A Profile of Artist Carlos Rigau

2016      Artslant - The Good, The Fad And The Ugly: The Effective and the Atrocious in Text Based Art

2016      Artcritical - Ryan Roa on Raw Combat in His Working Method

2015      Artcritical - Seminal Images: Gabriel Martinez with Darren Jones

2015      Artslant - A New York State of Grind: A Suggestion for New York’s Beleaguered Artists 

2015      Artslant - The Changing Treasons: Why New York’s Top Critics Should Step Aside

2015      Artcritical - Dallas in Wonderland: Chuck and  George at CentralTrak

2015      Artforum - Loris Gréaud: The Unplayed Notes Museum

2015      Artcritical - States of Mind: Scooter LaForge Paints Cross Country

2015      Artslant - “Artist - Writer - Curator: Triple Threat or Triple Regret” (with Andrea Alessi)

2015      Artcritical - “Aural Sex: Kate Bush, Wordplay and Towering old Erections”

2014      Artcritical - Lite Installation: Spencer Finch at the Morgan

2014      Artcritical - Lygia Clark / MoMA

2014      Artforum - Nancy Rubins / Gagosian

2014      Artcritical - Emmanuel Cooper: A Retrospective Exhibition

2014      Artslant - Friezer Burn: Frieze, ArtExpo, and the Paradox of Taste

2014      Brooklyn Rail - Ken Currie / Flowers Gallery

2014      Brooklyn Rail - Peter Buggenhout / Gladstone Gallery

2014      Artforum - Luke Stettner / The Kitchen

2013      Artforum - Michel de Broin / Bitforms Gallery

2013      Brooklyn Rail - Sonya Blesofsky / Mixed Greens

2013      Brooklyn Rail - Tom Shannon / Showroom 

2013      Brooklyn Rail - “Words to Live By”

2013      Brooklyn Rail - “Art Entrances” 

2013      SALT Journal - “Darren Jones Interviews Key West Poet Laureate, Kirby Congdon”  

2012      White Zinfandel: Issue 3 - “Cereal Killers” 

2012      Artslant (with Natalie Hegert) - “Curator: A Slippery Word” 

2011      ArtUS Magazine #31 - “Twentieth Century Fox - Gupta / Duchamp / da Vinci”

2010      ArtUS Magazine #30  - Jonathan Weinberg: A Retrospective 

2008      Garageland - Issue #6  - “A Spiritual Hi” 

 

Curated Exhibitions

 

2013      Superposition: Observing Realities - Trinity Museum / Phenomena Project - New York 

2012      The Piers: Art and Sex Along the New York Waterfront - Leslie Lohman Museum of 

              Gay and Lesbian Art - New York (with Jonathan Weinberg).

2012      Soul Seekers: Interpreting the Icon - Trinity Museum / Phenomena Project - New York

2011      Writes of Passage; Human Communication and the Written Word - Trinity Museum/ 

              Phenomena Project, New York

2011      Industrial Aesthetics; Environmental Influences on Recent Art from Scotland - Times Square 

              Gallery, New York

2010      Pep Rally: ACE curatorial Projects - Times Square Gallery - New York

2010      All Insignificant Things Must Disappear - Trinity Museum / Phenomena Project - New York

2009      Cryptoreal - Francis Lewis Gallery - St. George's Church, Queens, NY

2008      Altered States - Francis Lewis Gallery - St George's Church - Flushing, NY

 

Press

 

10/08/15      Artnet News - “8 Art Events to Check Out in New York This Week”

07/07/15      The Star Ledger - “Work the Unit at Index Art Center” 

10/01/14      Kunstbeeld - “The Hidden Meaning of Still Lifes”

09/26/14      Advocate.com - “In the Studio: Darren Jones”

10/24/13      Daily Serving (by A. Will Brown) - “Fan Mail: Darren Jones”  

10/19/13      The Guardian (by Michael Petry) - “The 10 Best Contemporary Still Lifes”  

09/03/13      Artcritical (by Rupert Goldsworthy) - “Pumping Irony: Darren Jones on Fire Island” 

08/10/13      Advocate.com - “Artist Spotlight: Darren Jones” 

08/07/13      Gay City News - “Eden Counter-Commutes to Chelsea”

04/01/13      Flash Art - The State of America: Art Professionals on the US Scene

07/28/12      Russia Beyond the Headlines (by Xenia Grubstein) - “Iconography for the 21st Century  

                    Stirs Interest and Debate” 

07/05/12      Artcritical (by David Cohen) - “Beyond the Studio & Out of the Closet: Art and Sex on the 

                    Waterfront” 

06/06/12      Artforum.com - “The Piers: Art And Sex Along The New York Waterfront” 

06/06/12      Hyperallergic - “Gay Sex, Art and Nostalgia on the New York Waterfront”

05/02/12      The New York Photo Review - by Barbara Confino  - “Theatres of Desire: The Piers: Art 

                    And Sex Along The New York Waterfront”                 

04/05/12      Huffington Post - “The Piers: Art And Sex Along The New York Waterfront Explores 

                    Manhattan's Gay Subculture Of Yesteryear” 

03/01/12      Huffington Post (by Lia Petridis Maiello) - “Bloodshed and Beauty: Scottish Artist Darren 

                    Jones Exhibits at the Museum of Russian Art in Jersey City”

02/28/12      Jersey City Independent (by Lia Petridis Maiello) “Bloodshed and Beauty: Scottish Artist 

                    Darren Jones at the Museum of Russian Art in Jersey City”  

10/13/11      Dunfermline Press, Scotland - “Ex Woodmill Pupil Presents Art Showcase in New York” 

2011            Art US, issue 31 (by David Carrier) - “All Insignificant Things Must Disappear”

01/ 2010      New York Arts Magazine - “Transforming Visual Territories” 

05/26/09      Transition Tradition - “Portrait of an Artist; Darren Jones” 

12/07/08      New York Daily News - “Faith in the City” 

08/28/08      Stroud News and Journal - “Computer Apologizes in New Exhibition”  

05/20/08      Flagpole Magazine - “ATHICA Exhibit ponders the Ethereal” 

05/01/08      Flushing Times - New York - “Flushing Church Launches First Art Exhibition”

04/12/08      Athens Banner Herald - “Explaining the Unexplained”

04/03/08      Dunfermline Press - “Inspired by West Fife”  

03/30/08      New Jersey Sunday Herald - “Maps, Diaries and Drawings Along a Lifeline”

01/20/08      Sunday Post - “Art Attack” 

01/11/08      Dundee Courier - “Rooted in Art”  

01/03/08      Dunfermline Press - “An American Odyssey”  

07/17/05      Scotland on Sunday: The Scotsman - “Introducing...Darren Jones”  

04/29/04      Dunfermline Press - “The Artist Who Burns His Work”   

03/24/04      The Courier - “Young Guns”  

 

Books Featuring Artwork / Art Criticism / Writing

 

2015      The Contemporary Art Gallery (with David Carrier) - Cambridge Scholars Publishing

2013      ArtUS Collector’s Edition 2011-12 (criticism)

2013      Nature Morte: Contemporary Artists Reinvigorate the Still Life - Michael Petry - Thames 

              and Hudson (artwork)

2013      Wild Art - David Carrier & Joachim Pissarro - Published by Phaidon (artwork)

 

Residencies / Fellowships / Awards

 

2016      CentralTrak Artist Residency - University of Texas at Dallas 

2011      Rema Hort Mann Foundation: Award nominee - New York

2011      Queer Art Mentorship: Fellow - New York

2009      ABC No Rio Residency - ABC No Rio - New York (organized by Erin Sickler)

2009      Wild Things Exhibition: Category award winner - Annmarie Garden Sculpture Park, MD 

2009      Fife County Council Art and Heritage Grant: Grant recipient - Fife, Scotland

2008      3rd Ward Gallery, Pernod Solo Show: Finalist - Brooklyn, NY

2007      Scottish International Education Trust - Award recipient

2004      Lyth Arts Center Summer Residency Program - Lyth Arts Center - Caithness, Scotland




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