Pamela Jorden

PJ1180_sm Cut Target, 2015 oil on linen 48 inches
PJ1179_sm Element, 2014 oil and bleach on linen 36 x 36 inches
PJ1183_sm Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2015 oil on linen 49 x 44 inches, 125.5 x 113 cm
PJ1181_sm Pamela Jorden, Foxfire, 2015 oil and bleach on linen 48 x 40 inches, 121.9 x 101.6 cm
PJ1161_sm Pamela Jorden, Corona, 2013 oil and bleach on linen diameter 20 inches, diameter 50.8 cm
PJ1158 Pamela Jorden, Cut Target, 2013 oil on linen diameter 48 inches, diameter 121.9 cm
PJ1160_sm Pamela Jorden, Diver, 2013 oil on linen 59.5 x 49 inches, 151.1 x 124.5 cm
PJ1159 Pamela Jorden, Meridian, 2013 oil and graphite on linen diameter 44 inches, diameter 111.8 cm
PJ1150 Pamela Jorden, Astrid, 2013 oil on linen 11.375 x 11.375 inches, 28.9 x 28.9 cm
PJ1145 Pamela Jorden, Fold, 2013 oil on linen 25 x 25 inches, 63.5 x 63.5 cm
PJ1131_lg Pamela Jorden, Cut Target, 2012 oil on silk 12.125 x 12.125 inches, 30.8 x 30.8 cm
PJ1115_md Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2011 oil on linen 16 x 16 inches, 40.6 x 40.6 cm
PJ1108_md Pamela Jorden, Half Target, 2011 oil on linen 14 x 14 inches, 35.6 x 35.6 cm
PJ1105_lg Pamela Jorden, Silver Target, 2011 oil on silk 20 x 20 inches, 50.8 x 50.8 cm
PJ1103_md Pamela Jorden, Switchback, 2011 oil on linen 40 x 50 inches, 101.6 x 127 cm
PJ1102_lg Pamela Jorden, Intervals of Still Water, 2011 oil on linen 40 x 60 inches, 101.6 x 127 cm
PJ1089LG Pamela Jorden, Echo Music, 2009 oil on linen 44 x 60 inches, 111.8 x 152.4 cm
PJ1085 Pamela Jorden, In a Brown Study, 2008 oil on linen 16 x 18 inches, 40.6 x 45.7 cm
PJ1077 Pamela Jorden, Mercury, 2008 oil on linen 60 x 60 inches, 152.4 x 152.4 cm
PJ1071_md Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2007 oil on linen 50 x 50 inches, 127 x 127 cm
PJ1037 2 Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2006 oil on linen 84 x 64 inches
PJ1033_lg Pamela Jorden, untitled, 2006 oil on linen 30 x 30 inches


B. 1969, Knoxville, TN
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions
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
2011 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

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
2014 NOW-ISM: Abstraction Today, Pizzuti Collection, Columbus, OH
2013 Paper, AndrewShire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Pamela Jorden, Alice Konitz, Jeff Ono, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Forms of Abstraction, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
2012 The Subterraneans, Torrence Art Museum, Torrence, CA
2012 Summer Sun, curated by Hadley Holliday, Taylor de Cordoba, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Bon Voyage, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
2011 SnowClones, Art Blog Art Blog, NY
2011 Being There, UT Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, TN
2011 The Working Title, Bronx River Art Center, Bronx, NY (catalog)
2010 One Year Anniversary Group Show, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Swap Thing, WPA Los Angeles, CA
2010 Sun Zoom Spark, WPA, Los Angeles, CA (curator)
2009 Newman’s Subconscious, West Los Angeles College Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2009 An Exhibition of Selected Skills of the Unemployed, WPA, Los Angeles, CA
2008 Pruesspress, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
2008 Some Abstraction Occurs, 65Grand, Chicago IL, Curated by Tiffany Calvert
2007 ‘jerks, balks, outblurts, and jump-overs’, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2007 Public Park, Antai Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2007 Themes and Variations, New Abstraction in Los Angeles, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
2007 Superfudge, Balmoral, Los Angeles, CA
2007 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
2006 Reality is an Activity of the Most August Imagination, Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006 (Keep Feeling) Fascination: Recent Abstract Painting in Los Angeles, Luckman Gallery, California State
University, Los Angeles, CA
2006 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
2004 Art For Kerry, Sister Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2004 July Indies, Gallery Augusta, Chicago, IL
2004 Mail in Show, London Street Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2004 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
2001 Stone Soup, Three Day Weekend, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Studio 870, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Fricxtion, Centre d’Art microscopique de Paris, Paris, France
2000 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

Kenneth Baker, “Pamela Jorden”, ArtNews, January 2015
Geoff Tuck, “Peripheral Vision and Conversation with Pam Jorden”, July 21, 2013,
Kaveri Nair, “Alice Konitz, Pamela Jorden, Jeff Ono”, Critics Picks,, May 2013
Mark Van Proyen, “Pamela Jorden”, Art in America, December 2011.
Mark van Proyen, “Presence Past and Reverie Future: Thoughts on Recent Abstract Painting”,, October 5, 2011
Zachary Royer Scholz, “Looking through Trees,”, October 2011
Mario Vasquez and Pamela Jorden (interview),
Dan Gunn, “Some Abstraction Occurs”, Newcity Chicago, January 11, 2008.
Peter Frank, “ ‘Themes and Variations’ at the Torrance Art Museum”, Artweek, November 2007, p. 19.
Stephen Maine, “Pamela Jorden”, Art in America, April 2007
Julie Joyce, “(Keep Feeling) Fascination”, Exhibition Brochure, 2006.
Katherine Satorius, “(Keep Feeling) Fascination”, Artweek, June, 2006.
Stephen Maine, “Dateline Brooklyn”, Artnet, December 14, 2004.
Elizabeth Pence, “The Next Wave”, Artweek, May 2004, p.21.
Judy Jashinsky, Time Lines, November 2003, Exhibition Catalogue.
“Free Spirits”, Los Angeles Times Magazine, September 24, 2000, p. 27.
Rex Ravenelle, “Cool Ranch”, Finger, Newsletter for Contemporary Cultural Phenomena, October, 1998, p. 3.
Florian Haas and Martin Schmidl, Greater Los Angeles, Hausser, Frankfurt, Germany,1998, p. 125. (interview)

1996 Master of Fine Art, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
1992 Bachelor of Fine Art, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN