UPCOMING Exhibits & Events
Meet the Artist and TeaScape Demo
LOCATION: Casa Bella Market
3604 Witherspoon Blvd. #105, Durham, NC 27707
DATE: May 20th
Time: 3:30 - 5:30pm
Join me at Casa Bella Market on 5/20 from 3:30 - 5:30pm to meet me and other exhibiting artists. I'll be bringing supplies to demonstrate my TeaScape making process, as well as announcing an upcoming workshop to be held at Casa Bella Market. Local restaurant /bar and James Beard Outstanding Bar Program Finalist, Alley Twenty Six, will also be on hand to demonstrate cocktail mixing.
Taking up Space: Original Eight
LOCATION: Jean Gray Mohs Studio, #110, Artspace
201 E. Davie St. Raleigh, NC
DATES: May 5th
Time: 6 - 9pm
Last May, these eight artists came together to exhibit their work at the Pocket Gallery in Raleigh, in an inaugural global initiative, Taking Up Space, aiming to give women and non-binary artists a seat at the table. This exhibit has grown into a juried show, organized by Jean Gray to offer more spaces. The show Scaffold, is currently on exhibit at ArtSpace, while the Original Eight are being exhibited in a one-night show in Jean Gray’s studio.
Annual Art for All Fundraising Fest
LOCATION: Artpost, 718 Iredell Street, Durham, NC 27705
DATES: April 15
Time: 12 - 5pm
Find a selection of Jennie's works including TeaScapes and Giclée Prints inside the Art For All tent. You can purchase work from afar - we'll work out shipping later. A percentage of sales will go to benefit their mission of providing art education at pay-what-you-can prices. One of my paintings will be available for a raffle prize. There will be over ten artists vending, music, food trucks, and art activities.
Virtual Artist Residency
LOCATION: Jennie's Studio, North Durham, NC
DATES: February 7th - March 7th, 2023
The Virtual Artist Residency, encouraged by the Thrive Together Network, is a month long commitment that I define. This year I'm finishing up a commission and taking out elements from my sketchbook from last February, and embarking on new work. The focus is on expansion; both of ideas and physically in the construct of the work. Subscribe to my newsletter or visit my Instagram feed for updates.
Durham Art Guild 2023 Members' Showcase Exhibit
LOCATION: Truist Gallery inside the Durham Arts Council Building, 120 Morris St., Durham, NC 27701
DATES: thru March 4th, 2023
This annual exhibition is a submission-free and non-juried opportunity to showcase the work of our talented and valued member artists. This year’s exhibition features 70 artworks by 70 local/regional member artists working in a variety of mediums and styles. I have one piece in the exhibit - Positive Seat at the Crossroads.
RECENT Exhibits & Events
Makers at the Mill Holiday Bazaar
LOCATION: Eno Arts Mill - BOOTH 32
437 Dimmicks Mill Rd. Suite 17, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Date: Saturday, December 3rd.
Time: 10 - 5pm
Over 30 fine artists and crafters will be exhibiting, along with resident artists open studios, and live performances from Bull City Music Kaleidoscope Chamber Ensemble, and the Orange County Artists Guild Deck the Wall Holiday Show in the gallery. Hillsborough is a historic town with great restaurants, boutiques, the RiverWalk, and a recreated village to honor the history of the Occoneechi.
2022 Durham Art Walk Holiday Market
LOCATION: Downtown Durham
120 Morris Street, Durham, NC 27701
Date / Time: November 19 - 20th, Sat 10 - 5 & Sun 1 - 5
Find me again in an outside booth, location to be announced soon, near the Durham Arts Council for a festive two days of art, music and food. I'll have a selection of original art, prints, yoga mats to order for future pickup, note cards, and hand-painted ornaments featuring local places.
READ More in my Latest Blog Post
7th Annual Hermitage Handmade Festival
LOCATION: Hermitage Museum and Gardens
7637 North Shore Rd, Norfolk, VA
Date / Time: September 17th, 11 - 4pm
The Hermitage Museum & Gardens’ annual Hermitage Handmade Festival returns! Join me to shop for arts and crafts handmade by 85+ juried artists. Plus, enjoy live music, guided tours and scavenger hunts, food and dessert vendors, and art activities for all ages!
I'll be located at booth #63. Find me in Virginia!
Taking Up Space: A Grassroots Female Focused Community Global Art Exhibition
LOCATION: The Pocket Gallery, Raleigh, NC
222 N Bloodworth St #102, Raleigh, NC
Opening Reception: May 6th, 2022, 6 - 8pm
The work we create as women artists is important and deserves to be seen by our communities. This all-inclusive exhibition is the beginning of a yearly invitation for female-identifying artists to exhibit work and invite our communities to view important contemporary art made by living working women artists. This is the beginning of a large community project to bring women artists into conversation with each other. READ MORE.