Pamela Jorden

Pamela Jorden, Sun Set, 2018 oil on linen 48 x 48.75 inches, 121.92 x 123.83 cm
Pamela Jorden, BK, 2018 oil on linen 69 x 57 inches, 175.26 x 144.78 cm
Pamela Jorden, Leadlight, 2018 acrylic, oil, and bleach on linen ø 48 inches, ø 121.92 cm
Pamela Jorden, Delta, 2018 oil on linen 67.5 x 63.25 inches, 171.45 x 160.66 cm
Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2018 oil on linen ø 18 inches, ø 45.72 cm
Pamela Jorden, Pool, 2018 oil on linen ø 52 inches, ø 132.08 cm
Pamela Jorden, Cut Target, 2018 oil on linen ø 48 inches
Pamela Jorden, Ping, 2018 oil on linen 40 x 70 inches, 101.60 x 177.80 cm
Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2017 graphite and oil on Linen ø 24 inches
Pamela Jorden, Foxfire, 2015 oil and bleach on linen 48 x 40 inches, 121.9 x 101.6 cm
Pamela Jorden, Corona, 2013 oil and bleach on linen diameter 20 inches, diameter 50.8 cm
Pamela Jorden, Silver Target, 2011 oil on silk 20 x 20 inches, 50.8 x 50.8 cm
Pamela Jorden, Switchback, 2011 oil on linen 40 x 50 inches, 101.6 x 127 cm
Pamela Jorden, Intervals of Still Water, 2011 oil on linen 40 x 60 inches, 101.6 x 127 cm
Pamela Jorden, Echo Music, 2009 oil on linen 44 x 60 inches, 111.8 x 152.4 cm
Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2007 oil on linen 50 x 50 inches, 127 x 127 cm
Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2006 oil on linen 84 x 64 inches
Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2006 oil on linen 30 x 30 inches

Biography

Born 1969 in Knoxville, TN
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

EDUCATION

1996
MFA, California Institute of the Arts

1992
BFA, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018
Arm of the Sea, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY

2017
Sun Drawing Water, Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015
Deep Sky Objects, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY

2014
Monte Vista to Central, Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011
Sun and Moon, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY
Looking Through Trees, Romer Young Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009
Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2008
David Patton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

2006
New Paintings, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2005
project.1, Mason Gross Art Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2004
Paintings, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2002
Future points once past, London Street Projects, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Carry the Bend, Brennan & Griffin, New York
Glass Tambourine, Guggenheim Gallery at Chapman University, Orange, CA

2017
Selections: NYC, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA

2016
Heliotrope, Visitor Welcome Center, Los Angeles, CA

2015
Around Flat, curated by William Staples, The Knockdown Center, Queens, New York

2014
Made by Hand, curated by Heather Brown, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH

2013
Paper, AndrewShire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Pamela Jorden, Alice Konitz, Jeff Ono, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Forms of Abstraction, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

2012
The Subterraneans, Torrence Art Museum, Torrence, CA
Summer Sun, curated by Hadley Holliday, Taylor de Cordoba, Los Angeles, CA

2011
Bon Voyage, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
SnowClones, Art Blog Art Blog, NY
Being There, UT Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, TN
The Working Title, Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY (catalog)

2010
One Year Anniversary Group Show, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
Swap Thing, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
Sun Zoom Spark, WPA, Los Angeles, CA (curator)

2009
Newman’s Subconscious, West Los Angeles College Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
An Exhibition of Selected Skills of the Unemployed, WPA, Los Angeles, CA

2008
Pruesspress, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
Some Abstraction Occurs, curated by Tiffany Calvert, 65Grand, Chicago IL

2007
jerks, balks, outblurts, and jump-overs’, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Public Park, Antai Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Themes and Variations, New Abstraction in Los Angeles, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Superfudge, Balmoral, Los Angeles, CA
Between the Clock and the Bed, David Patton Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA (curator)

2006
Jim and Rebecca [heart symbol] Painting, Pasadena City College Gallery, Pasadena, CA
Reality is an Activity of the Most August Imagination, Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
(Keep Feeling) Fascination: Recent Abstract Painting in Los Angeles, Luckman Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles, CA
CRG Presents Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, CRG, New York, NY

2005
The Picture I Carry in My Head, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2004
31+ Flavors, Antai Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Art For Kerry, Sister Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
July Indies, Gallery Augusta, Chicago, IL
Mail in Show, London Street Projects, Los Angeles, CA
The Next Wave, The Black Dragon Society Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2003
Time Lines, Signal 66 Artspace, Washington, DC

2001
Saturation, Project Gallery at the Brewery, Los Angeles, CA
Stone Soup, Three Day Weekend, Los Angeles, CA

2000
Studio 870, Los Angeles, CA
Fricxtion, Centre d’Art microscopique de Paris, Paris, France
Cellar Dweller, Studio 870, Los Angeles, CA

1999
One Night Stand, Park Plaza Lodge, Los Angeles, CA

1998
Line of Sight, Cool Ranch, Lancaster, CA

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015
Baker, Kenneth, Pamela Jorden, ArtNews, January 2015

2013
Tuck, Geoff, Peripheral Vision and Conversation with Pam Jorden, www.notesonlooking.com, July 21 2013
Nair, Kaveri, Alice Konitz, Pamela Jorden, Jeff Ono, Critics’ Picks, Artforum.com, May 2013

2011
Van Proyen, Mark, Pamela Jorden, Art in America, December 2011
Van Proyen, Mark, Presence Past and Reverie Future: Thoughts on Recent Abstract Painting, squarecylinder.com, October 5, 2011
Scholz, Zachary Royer, Looking through Trees, artpractical.com, October 2011
Vasquez, Mario and Pamela Jorden (interview), http://mariosartworld.blogspot.com/2010/04/interview-with-pamela-jordan-artist-and.html

2008
Gunn, Dan, Some Abstraction Occurs, Newcity Chicago, January 11 2008

2007
Frank, Peter ‘Themes and Variations’ at the Torrance Art Museum, Artweek, p. 19, November 2007
Maine, Stephen, Pamela Jorden, Art in America, April 2007

2006
Joyce, Julie, (Keep Feeling) Fascination, exhibition brochure, 2006
Satorius, Katherine, (Keep Feeling) Fascination, Artweek, June 2006

2004
Maine, Stephen, Dateline Brooklyn, Artnet, December 14 2004
Pence, Elizabeth, The Next Wave, Artweek, p. 21, May 2004

2003
Jashinsky, Judy, Time Lines, exhibition catalogue, November 2003

2000
Free Spirits, Los Angeles Times Magazine, p. 27, September 24 2000

1998
Ravenelle, Rex, Cool Ranch, Finger, Newsletter for Contemporary Cultural Phenomena, p. 3, October 1998
Haas, Florian and Martin Schmidl, Greater Los Angeles (interview), Hausser, Frankfurt, Germany, p. 125, 1998

Press

Exhibitions