BIO

   Jessica Baron Warner received a BFA from SUNY Purchase with a concentration in painting and drawing. Before graduating, she spent a summer studying in Italy, which has continued to have an impact on her painting.

   In 2013, Jessica’s work was included in a 3 person show at the Handwerker Gallery at Ithaca College. It was favorably reviewed in The Ithaca Times.,“Three Artists Between Abstraction and Figuration at Handwerker”, by Arthur Whitman, March 27, 2013. Several paintings were also included in Here + Now at Exhibit A in Corning, NY, in 2013, In 2012, she collaborated with artist Werner Sun to create “Sculpted Lines”, an installation at Station923 in Ithaca, NY. In 2011 she had a solo show at the CAP Artspace in Ithaca, NY which was partially funded through a New York Foundation for theArts (NYFA) SOS grant. This show, was reviewed in the Ithaca Times and the Tompkins Weekly. At the State of the Art Gallery’s Regional Juried Show in 2011, her painting was awarded a top prize. That year, she was also selected to participate in the NYFA MARK ’11 competitive professional development program.

   After spending some time living and working in Brooklyn and Westchester County NY, Jessica has been living and painting in Ithaca, NY since 2008.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
*Land Marks (on the way), CAP ArtSpace, Ithaca, New York- February 2015
*By the Waters…, Buffalo Arts Studio, Buffalo, New York- September-November 2014
*Peppered, CAP ArtSpace, Ithaca, New York- June 2011
*The Shop. Ithaca, New York- November 2009

COLLABORATION
*Sculpted Lines, With Werner Sun, Station 923, Ithaca, New York- July 2012

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
*Drawn, curated by Arthur Whitman, Community School of Music and Art, Ithaca, New York- August-September 2014
*ThinkArt: Modeling Thought Through Art, Fingerlakes Wine Center, Ithaca, New York- 2013
Artwork also featured and discussed in an upcoming film by PhotoSynthesis Productions as part of a USDA funded national education campaign
*NYFA 'MARK' Artists, Islip Art Museum, Islip, New York- June-August 2013
*First Person, Twice Removed, Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, New York- March-April 2013
*HERE + NOW, Exhibit A, Corning, New York- January-February 2013
*MARK on Main, Green County Council on the Arts, Catskill, New York- July-August 2012
*Regional Juried Show, The State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY- 2011
    Awarded 1 of 4 Best in Show Awards juror Frank Robinson
*Art Trail Show, The State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY- October 2011
*GIAT Group Show, CAP ArtSpace, Ithaca, New York- July-August 2011
*East Shore Festival of the Arts, Lansing Town Hall and Library, Lansing,
    New York- May-July 2011
*CSMA Open Show, Community School Of Music and Arts Gallery, Ithaca, New York Dec 2010 - Jan 2011
*Tree of Life, The Giving Tree, Ithaca, New York- January 2010
*CSMA Open Show, Community School Of Music and Arts Gallery, Ithaca, New York December 2009
*Dyscord, Franklin Space, Tribecca, New York City- August 2001
*Duchamp Traveling Exhibition, Kulturbahnhof. Bremen, Germany- April 2000
    Emmanuel Heller Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel- June 2000 The Artists' Museum, Lodz, Poland- June 2000
*Group 6, Purchase, New York- December 1999

AWARDS
*NYFA SOS (Strategic Opportunity Stipend) Grant- 2011
*NYFA MARK 11- 2011 a competitive professional development program for artists in NY state