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All Rights Reserved  ©2020  JO SINCLAIR

JO SINCLAIR - CV 2018

Education:  

2013                 Masters of Art Education, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, Distinguished Ritvo Teaching Award

1979                 Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine, Studied with Olga de Amaral, International Fiber Artist

1978                 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH, Gund Traveling Award - Outstanding Graduate

Professional Teaching Experience:

2017                 Artist Lecturer: Navigating the Soul’s Journey, Arts on Douglas Gallery / Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2013-15            Design Instructor / Adjunct, Observational Drawing, Perspective Drawing, 2D, Art Institute of Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

2011-13             Design Instructor / Adjunct, Design 2D / 3D, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

2010                 Visiting Artist: Art Studio, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

2009                Teaching Artist: Arts Integration, Summer Institute, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

2008-11            Teaching Artist: Arts Integration / Artist-In-Resident Gr. K-8 Duval County Title One Schools, Jacksonville, FL

2006                Artist Lecturer: Twilight Passage to Dawn, Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

2005-2018.      Adult / Children Art Classes & Workshops, Art Camp Program Designer/Instructor, Cultural Center of Ponte Verda Beach, FL

2001-04           Drawing Instructor and Art Appreciation Lecturer: Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL

2002                Keynote Speaker Panel / 3 Women Professionals-Women in the Arts, Ohio Art Education Convention, Cleveland, OH

2001-02           Art Instructor: Bolles Elementary, grades 1-6th, St. Augustine, FL

1999                 Art Instructor:  After School Art Program, Ketterlinus Elementary, St. Augustine, FL

1998/05-11       Designer / Instructor: 2 Inspire Art Workshops, SinclairStudio, Various Locations in Florida

1995-00           Art Instructor: Children’s’ Classes, St. Augustine Art Association; St. Augustine, FL

1979-81            Art Instructor: Saturday Children’s Program / High School, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Museum Exhibitions:

2012                 Eight Women Artists: Florida Museum For Women Artists, Deland, FL

2011                  2011 MOCA Selected Studio Artists Tour: Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, FL, SinclairStudio, St. Augustine

2010                 First Inaugural Exhibition for Women Artists: Florida Museum for Women Artists, Deland, FL

                         Imagination Squared: Museum of Contemporary Art of Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL

2005.               FL.A.G. Juried Exhibition: Boca Museum Of Art, Boca Raton, FL

2004                Florida Biennial 2004: Deland Museum of Art, Deland, FL

1995-96           Screenplays: FL Traveling Museum Group Show - Florida Craftsman Gallery, Ormond Memorial Art Museum, Ormond Center for Arts

1995                 Best of Gasparilla: Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL

1994                 Paper-Art: Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL

1986                 PAPER WORKS, Seven Perspectives: Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL: included Kenneth Noland

1984                 Group Show, Byer Museum of Art, Evanston, IL

1983                 The New Explosion: Paper Art: Byer Museum, Evanston, Illinois, Group Exhibit:

                                Included Louise Nevelson, Robert Rauschenberg, Kenneth Noland, Marisol, Anuszkiewicz, Chuck Close, Larry Rivers, Winifred Lutz

1977                 May Show: Cleveland Museum Of Art, Cleveland, OH

                         All Ohio 1977: Canton Museum of Art, Canton, Ohio

Solo Exhibitions:

2019                 Upcoming Exhibition: Arts On Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2017                 Navigating the Soul’s Journey: Solo Exhibition, Arts On Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2009                Summer Evenings: Solo Show, WB Tatter Gallery, St. Augustine, FL

2007                Twilight Passage To Dawn: Solo Show, Cultural Center Of Ponte Vedra, Ponte Vedra, FL

2003                Artist’s Poems: Solo Show: Butterfield Gallery, St. Augustine, FL

1996                 Sinclair – New Works: Solo Exhibition, Jan Miller Gallery, St. Augustine, FL

1987                 Sinclair: Solo Exhibition, Running Ridge Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1980                 Fiberworks: Solo Exhibition, Fiori Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1979                 Fibreworks: Solo Exhibition, Cincinnati Art Academy, OH

Group Exhibitions:

2017                 Intimate and Exceptional: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

2016                 Annual Small Things Considered: Arts On Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Birds and Bees: Two-Person Exhibition: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

                         The Floral World Reconsidered: Arts On Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Endless Summer: Arts On Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2015                 Small Objects: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

                         Past / Perfect Exhibition: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Nocturnes: Arts On Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Annual Small Things Considered: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Endless Summer: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

 2014                Small Objects: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

                         Past / Perfect Exhibition: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Annual Small Things Considered: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Endless Summer: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

 2013                MA Thesis Exhibition: The Art Studio, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH         

                         Small Objects: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

                         Annual Small Things Considered: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2010.                Miniatures: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Surface Tension / The Ancient Art of Encaustics: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna, FL

2009                Miniatures: Arts on Douglas Gallery: New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Post Modernism Landscapes: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         10th Anniversary Show: Butterfield Gallery, St. Augustine, FL

                         Past / Perfect Exhibition: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2008               St. Johns River: Jaxport Cruise Terminal, Jacksonville, FL

                         Miniatures: Arts On Douglas, New Smyrna Beach, FL

2006                Miniatures: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                         Precious Objects: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra Beach, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL           

                         56th F.L.A.G. Exhibition: Winter Haven, FL 

                         Book Em: Book Art Show, Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA

                         Process: Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL

2005                Miniatures: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna, FL

                         55th F.L.A.G Group Exhibition: Ft. Myers, FL

                         2d>3d/3d>2d: Arts On Douglas, New Smyrna, FL

2004                New Artists Exhibition no. 1: Arts on Douglas Gallery, New Smyrna, FL

                         54th F.L.A.G. Group Exhibition: Cultural Center of Ponte Vedra, Ponte Vedra, FL

2003.               Thrive, Group Show: An Artspace, Cleveland, OH

2002                Faculty Show: Flagler Gallery, Flagler College, St. Augustine, FL

                         Florida Craftsman Group Show: Florida Community College, Jacksonville, FL

1999                 Special Exhibitions: Sinclair Gallery, St. Augustine, FL

1997                 Drawn Together: Distinguished Alumni, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

1996                 Group Show: Jan Miller Gallery, St. Augustine, FL

1994                 More Paperwork: Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, OH

                         Sadow-Sinclair: Florida Craftsman Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL

1993                 Harbor House Designer Showcase: Installation, Memphis, TN

1991                  Papel Hecho a Mano 7 Artistas del estado de florida: E.E.U.U.- Catalogue, University of Costa Rica, Central America

                         Kessel/Sinclair: Bell/Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

1990                 Art Expo ‘90: Javitts Center, New York City, NY: Included Rufino Tamayo

                         Paper Mania: Group Show, Bell/Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

1989                 Group Show: Albertson-Petersen Gallery, Winter Park, FL                      

                         Group Show: Running Ridge Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

1988                 Kaleidoscope ’88: Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL

1987                 Director’s Choice: Maitland Art Center, Maitland, FL

1984                 Drozda/Sinclair: Signet Gallery, Cleveland, OH

                         Paper Chase: Nussbaum Gallery, Millburn, NJ

                         National Invitational Jewelry Show: Nussbaum Gallery, NJ

1983                 Desert Song: Two-Person Show, Baldwin Wallace College, OH

                         Philadelphia Craft Show: Philadelphia, PA

1981-2005.      Numerous National Art Festivals: including Ann Arbor Art Festival, Winter Park Art Festival, Dallas 500 ArtFest, Gasparilla Art Festival

1979                 16 Artist/Craftsman In-Depth Look: Gund Gallery, Cleveland, OH:

                                Included Kenneth Bates, Ed Miller, Claude Conover, Mary Ann Scherr, James D. Remington

                         9th Ohio Craft Invitational: Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, OH

1978                 BFA Thesis Exhibition: Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH      

                         Five Thread Thoughts: Baycrafters Gallery, Bay Village, OH

Selected Commissions:

1987                 Ethereal Cloud II: wall relief paper sculpture-3 1/2’x7’x11”, Simpson & Moran Law Offices, Birmingham, MI

1986                 Ethereal Cloud I: wall relief paper sculpture-4’x7’x9”, Vantage Mortgage Corporation,Tampa, FL

                         Cloud – Early Day: wall relief paper sculpture-4’x6’x8”, Coopers & Lybrand Accountants, Orlando, FL

1984                 Special Collection Mixed-Media Paper Jewelry: Commissioned by Neiman Marcus,

                                American Craftsman Select Galleries, Dallas, TX, San Francisco, CA, Beverly Hills, CA, Chicago, IL, White Plains, NY

1980                 Sky Sculpture: fiber-190’x150’, Project Assistant to Warren Crain and Cindy Snodgrass, Art Week Cleveland, Cleveland, OH

1979-99           Numerous Private Commissions: Cleveland, OH, Chicago, IL, Dallas, TX, Orlando, FL, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, Denver, CO

1978                 Installation: mixed-media fiber-9’x14’x6”, Blue Fox Restaurant, Lakewood, OH

Selected Collections:

                        Agnes Gund, Former Director of MoMA, New York City, NY

                        Andrew Maas, Former Director of Tampa Museum Of Art, FL

                        Lee Iaccoca, Waldorf Astoria Suite, New York City, NY

                        Terry and Mike Davis, New Smyrna Beach, FL

                        International Paper Corporation, Memphis, TN

                        Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL

                        Indian Wells Country Club, Indian Wells, CA

                        Vantage Mortgage Corporation, Tampa, FL

                        Regency Travel Corporation, Memphis, TN

                        Simpson & Moran Law Offices, Birmingham, MI

                        Coopers & Lybrand Accountants, Orlando, FL

                        Maitland Art Center, Maitland, FL

                        Perry-Becker Designs, Winter Park, FL

                        Numerous Other Private Collections throughout United States/Switzerland

Awards:

2013                 Ritvo Teachert Award Recipient: Masters of Art Education, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

2004/2005     2nd / 3rd Place, 54th & 55th FLAG Exhibition: Florida Artist Group, Cultural Centers of PonteVedra Beach, Fort Meyers, FL

1985                 Best of Show $5000: Gasparilla Art Festival, Tampa, FL, Juror, Linda Cathcart, Director of Contemporary Museum of Art Houston, TX

1981-2002       Numerous Awards: National Art Fair Circuit      

1980                 Individual Artist Grant $3,000: Ohio Arts Council Grant, OH

1978                 Agnes Gund Traveling Scholarship: Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

1977                 Special Mention Crafts, Weaving, May Show 1977, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

Current Gallery Representation:

                       Arts On Douglas Gallery, Downtown Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL