Artist’s Resume

Renee Palmer-Jones

 Phoenix, AZ  85086  

reneepjones61@gmail.com

Represented by:

The Art Department, Scottsdale, Arizona

Author of:

Beneath the Winslow Stars

 

Artist’s Body of Work

  • Preferred painting medium; oil on canvas.  Collected privately and publicly across the country
  • Public Art Designs:  Anthem Veteran’s Memorial, dedicated- 11/11/11
  • Silent Service of Arizona Memorial Submariners Monument, 2014, Arizona. State Capital, Wesley Bolin Plaza of Memorials
  • Three memorials in the Monte Vista Memorial Gardens, Livermore, California. Veterans, Jewish and First Responder.

Accolades/ Awards

  • National Women in Arts Award, 2014, Daughters of the American Revolution.
  • Arizona Governor’s Arts Award for Individual Artist of the Year 2014 nomination.
  • Anthem Veterans Memorial: Project of the Year 2011– Arizona Public Works Association. 
  • State of Arizona Legislature-State Historical Site designation for Anthem Veterans Memorial
  • Grand Project Award- 2012 Arizona Association of Professional Engineers. 
  • SAS Scholarship with Cowboy Artist of America, Ron Riddick 2010
  • Good Morning Arizona” Ch. 3 Featured Artist television interview, January, 2008
  • Featured Artist:  Infinity magazine: 2006. ImagesAZ:  2005 2009, 2014
  • Jury’s “Award of Excellence”, Anthem Festival of Fine Art, 2006
  • Fresh Paint’ Staff’s Award –Beaux Arts, Scottsdale Artist School 2009 &2012

Invitational Showings

  • Private 4 woman show Anthem Arizona, May 2015
  • Featured profile in 85085 Magazine, July 2014, Feb. 2015
  • Private 3-woman abstract show- Anthem Country Club January, 2014
  • One-woman show and wine tasting event, Anthem, Arizona, 2006-2011
  • One-woman show, Caepe Art Gallery, Mar.-May 2010
  • Featured artist: “Art Walk on the Rocks”, Morrison, Colorado 2005- 2008
  • One-woman show, Creative Corners Gallery, 2007
  • One-woman show, Anthem, Arizona, October 2005.

Notable Juried Showings

  • Herberger Art Gallery & Museum, Jan-Mar. 2009, July- Sept. 2008, May-June 2011, Nov. 2011- Jan 2012.
  • “The Best and Brightest” Scottsdale Artists’ School 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
  • Anthem Festival of Fine Art, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Artlink “Art Detour 2006”, MonOrchid Gallery
  • Artlink’s 9th Annual Juried Exhibition, Phoenix City Hall, 2005.
  • Town and Country Art Show, Biltmore Hotel, Scottsdale, Arizona 2006, 2007
  • Sonoran Festival of Fine Art, 2004, 2005

Professional Associations

  • CODAWorx
  • The Sonoran Arts League
  • Portrait Society of America 2012- present
  • Board of Directors, Arts Council of the North Valley, 2004- present
  • Juried member, Arizona Arts Alliance 2007 -present

Education

  • Master’s degree in Nonprofit Management, Regis University.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, Regis University, University of Colorado
  • Scottsdale Artists’ School and Art Students’ League of Denver
  • Formal art training inclusive; Phil Beck, Kim English, Ron Riddick, Robert Lemler, Ron Hicks, Joni Falk, Matt Smith, Linda Budge, Linda Glover-Gouch.