relief, standing & hanging ceramic sculptures

Jean Smith, Ceramic Sculptor

               Calendar
      July, August, September

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View of From the Earth Show
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D'art Gallery
900 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO 80204
D'art Member's Group Show: "Take Two"
July 29 - Aug 22, 2021
Opening Reception: Fri, July 30: 6-9 PM
First Friday: Aug 6: 6 - 9 PM
Lydia Riegle and Jean Smith
"Shaken, Stirred, Savored"
Modern aesthetics interpreted by current by thinking -
timeless, fun, relevant!
Opening Reception: Fri, Aug 27: 6 - 9 PM
Sundays on Santa Fe: Aug 28: 11 - 4 PM, Artist Talks 1 - 3 PM
First Friday: Sept 3, 6 - 9 PM
Sunday, Sept 19: Meet the Artists, 1 - 4 PM
You can stay current with
me on my facebook page, Jean Smith, JBS Arts.
and on my Instagram, @jeanbsmith13

Check out the article about me as one of Colorado Creatives:

http://www.westword.com/arts/another-100-colorado-creatives-jean-smith-5782708
Zip 37 Gallery
3644 Navajo Street
Denver, CO 80211
Closed Aug 31, 2018

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Ceramic Totem, Curtis Art Center Show

Visit Stephanie Powell's Blog for a peek-a-boo look at me working in my studio:

http://www.stephanie-powell.com/personal-projects/the-makers-jean-smith/

2021
D'art Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic wall, hanging, and standing ceramic sculptures in joint show,
"From the Earth" with Gabrielle Shannon
-showed ceramic sculpture in "New Beginnings" Gallery Member's Show
Curtis Center for the Arts, Greenwood Village, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in juried, "Old Myths, New Stories" Show sponsored by WCACO
CORE New Art Space, Lakewood, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in
"The Architecture of Form 2"
featuring the art of geometry
by 14 artists in various mediums
2020
Curtis Center for the Arts,Greenwood Village, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in "37th Annual All Colorado Art" Show, awarded second place
Art Hub-Elevation Room, Lakewood, CO
-showed hanging, wall and floor ceramic
sculptures in "Synchronicity" Show
40 West Art Gallery, Lakewood, CO
-showed wall and pedestal ceramic sculptures in "Members Small Works Exhibit", featuring 40 members of WCA-CO
D'art Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic wall sculptures in "Simply Small 2"
-showed ceramic wall sculptures in "Andra Tutto Bene" Group Member's Show
-showed ceramic wall sculpture in "Walk-up Window" Group Member's Show
-showed ceramic wall sculptures in "Elements," two person show with Gabrielle Shannon
-showed ceramic wall sculpture in "Many Voices, One Message: Art" Group Co-Op Member's Show
CORE: New Art Space Gallery, Lakewood, CO
-showed ceramic wall, floor, and hanging sculpture in "The Architecture of Form" Group Show
-showed ceramic wall sculpture in Women's Caucus for Art, Colorado Chapter, "30 Year Anniversary" Show
2008 - 2020
Artma, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic wall sculpture in Bi-Annual fundraiser for Pediatric Cancer Research
2019
fooLPRoof Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture installation in "Blue Skies Forever"
-showed ceramic sculpture installation in "Beat Clap Snap"
-showed ceramic sculpture installation in "Feel" Group Show
-Showed ceramic sculpture installation in "Grown Up?" Group Show
-showed ceramic sculpture installation in "Puechritudinous" Group Show
-showed ceramic sculpture installation in "Artilicious" Group Show
D'art Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in "Grand Opening" Show
-showed ceramic sculpture and jewelry in "Simply Small" Holiday Member's Show
Park Hill Art Studio Tour, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures and jewelry
Spark Gallery, Denver, CO
"Blue/Green: Art and Environment"
-showed ceramic wall reliefs in the juried Art
Show, awarded third place
Modernism, Mid-Mod Show, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures in the juried Art Show
Core and Annex@ Core: New Art Space, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic wall relief in "Resolutions," Member's WCA/CO Show (Core)
-showed ceramic wall reliefs in "Positioned," two-person Show (Annex)
First Congregational Church Boulder, CO
"Art Speak" featuring 24 artist/poet combinations
-Showed ceramic installations in this show
Pop Up Art Show Longmont, CO
"Bloom"  Group Show
-showed ceramic work and jewelry in this show
RiNo Made Shop, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic work and jewelry at this shop
2018
fooLPRoof Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
-November, Artist in Residence, working with clay
-showed ceramics in "Spellbound" Group Show
-showed ceramics in "Wonderland" Group Show
-showed ceramic installation in "Coldplay" Group Show
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-showed ceramic sculpture in "Patterns"; received 2nd Place in 3-D category
Annex@Core: New Art Space, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in "Green Verde Vert" Open Entry Juried Show, sponsored by WCA/CO
Park Hill Open Studio Tour, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures and jewelry
Athena Project@40 West, Lakewood, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in "Inside Out: Art and Reflection" Juried Show
Modernism Show, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures in the juried Art Show
Zip 37 Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed an installation in the "Friends of Zip" show
-showed ceramic sculptures in "Valentine" Show
 
Spark Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in "The New Underground Artist" Show
 
Core: New Art Space Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in the "We are Here" Show for Members of the Colorado Chapter of the WCA
Reed Art and Imaging, Lakewood, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures and jewelry in the "TrueArt West Fest"
2017
Dona Laurita Gallery, Louisville, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture in this fundraiser
"MM for PP" (Money Maker for Planned Parenthood)
 
National Western Complex, Denver, CO
Modernism Show
-showed ceramic sculpture in "The Art" Show
 
Anthology Fine Art and Gallery, Englewood, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures in duo show, with Sue Crosby Doyle, "Pigment, Value, Density"
 
Zip 37 Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic wall work and jewelry
in Solo Show, "Wall Works"
-showed an Installation in the "Friends of Zip" Show
 
Spark Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed photography
"Look App This!" juried by Mark Sink
 
Core: New Art Space, Denver, CO
-showed ceramics and collage
"Glam & Grit" Artwork and Post Cards in collaboration with the Michigan chapter of the Women's Caucus for Art
 
 
2016
Bemis Library, Littleton, CO
-showed Ceramics, collage, and pencil drawings
"Women, Yes," WCA/CO Member's Show
Artwork and Post Cards in collaboration with the Michigan chapter of the Women's Caucus for Art
 
Zip 37 Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculpture and jewelry 
"Nonobjective Objects" Solo Show
 
The Boot Lab Vail, CO
-showed ceramics and jewelry
"Pop Up" Art Show
 
Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramics and jewelry in duo show,
"Art Angels: 7th Heaven" with Kate McGuinness
 
Pirate Art Oasis, Denver, CO
-showed ceramics as invited artist
"Home Economics" Show
 
2015
Zip 37 Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramics and jewelry in 3 person Show, "Accessorize Me" with Annette Coleman and Jean Wyss
-showed ceramic jewelry in Member, "Holiday" Show
-showed ceramics in Member "Group" Show
 
Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO
-showed ceramics and jewelry in solo show, "Stacked and Hung"
- showed ceramics in "7 Year Itch," Member Show
 
Bemis Library, Littleton, CO
-showed ceramic wall piece in "EVOLUTION": WCA/CO 25 Anniversary Show
 
Gallerie Rouge, Denver, CO
-showed ceramic sculptures in "Group" Show
 
past showing history from 1986 - 2014 upon request

Image from Wall Works Show at Zip 37 Gallery,

2017

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Ceramic wall relief sculpture, 2018

Ethnic-inspired jewelry creations I do with African Trade Beads