Joe Anna Arnett

 

Valencia Roses and Dahlias

 

 

Born Jacksonville, Texas

1972                BFA, University of Texas at Austin

1979-1984       Continuing studies, Art Student’s League, New York, NY

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1997    Zaplin-Lampert Galley, Scottsdale, Arizona

1995    From The Artist’s Garden, Zaplin-Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1993    Flowers: A Celebration of Life, Zaplin-Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

TWO-PERSON EXBIBITIONS

1998    Zaplin-Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1991    Zaplin-Lampert Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1989    O’Brien’s Art Emporium, Scottsdale, Arizona

1989    The Catto Gallery, London, England

1987    O’Brien’s Art Emporium, Scottsdale, Arizona

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2000    Prix de West, National Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK

Dodson Galleries, Oklahoma, OK

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama

American Miniatures, Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Artists of America, Tribute to the Masters, Colorado Historical Society Museum,

Denver, CO

Miniatures, 2000, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

1999    Prix de West, National Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK

American Miniatures, Settlers West Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Whistle Pik Gallery, Fredericksberg, TX

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Great American Artists, Cincinnati, OH

Miniatures, 1999, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

1998    Prix de West, Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK

Artists of America, AOA Master Artist, Colorado Historical Society Museum,

Denver, CO

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Miniatures, 1998, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

Great American Artists, The Cincinnati Museum Center Cincinnati, OH

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama

1997    Prix de West, Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK

Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club, Colorado Historical Society

Museum, Denver 10th year, AOA Master Artists

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Miniatures, 1997, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

Great American Artists, The Cincinnati Museum Center Cincinnati, OH

The Legacy Lives, Sage Art Center, Hillsdale College, Hillsdale Michigan

1996    Prix de West, Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK

Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club, Colorado Historical Society

Denver, CO

The Legacy Lives, New York, NY

Great American Artists, The Cincinnati Museum Center, Cincinnati, OH

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Miniatures, 1996, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

1995    Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club, Colorado Historical Society

Museum, Denver, CO

Miniatures, 1995, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Nymeyer Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1994    Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club, Colorado Historical Society

Museum, Denver, CO

Miniatures, 1994, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama

Art Asia, Elinore Ettinger Gallery, Hong Kong

1993    American Women Artists and the West, Tucson Museum of Art, Arizona

Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Coub, Colorado Historical Society

Museum, Denver

Miniatures, 1993, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

1992    Romantic Realism, Visions of Values, Grand Central Gallery, NY

Romantic Realism, Visions of Values, Sage Art Center, Hillsdale College, MI

The Catto Gallery, London, England

Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club, Colorado Historical Society

Museum, Denver, Co

Miniatures, 1992, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, NM

1991    Art and Artists of Santa Fe, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery,AL

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club, Colorado Historical Society

Museum, Denver CO

Miniatures ’91, The Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Amarillo Rotary Club, Art MCMXCI, Panhandle Plains Historical Museum,

Amarillo, TX

1990    Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club

Amarillo Rotary Club, Art MCMXC

American Art in Miniature, The Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK

Gladney Center Benefit, Alterman and Morris Fine Art, Houston, TX

1989    The Rio Grande Exhibition, Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum,

Albuquerque, NM

Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club

Amarillo Rotary Club, Art LXXXIX, Panhandle Plains Historical

Museum, Amarillo, TX

1988    Artists of America, The Denver Rotary Club

O’Brien’s Art Emporium, Scottsdale, AZ

1987    The New Mexico Tapestry Show, Albuquerque Fine Arts Museum, Albuqurque,

NM

Art LXXXVII, Amarillo Rotary Club, Panhandle Plains Historical Museum,

Amarillo, TX

1986    Audubon Artists National, New York, NY

1985    O’Brien’s Art Emporium, Scottsdale, AZ

Salmagundi Club National, New York, NY

1984    Katherine Lorillard Wolfe Club National, New York, NY

Salmagundi Club National, New York, NY

1983    American Artists Professional League, New York, NY

 

SELECTED PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

 Mr. and Mrs. Ron Dubin              RPM Inc.

Wells Fargo Bank

Senator John W.Warner

The Franklin Mint

Mr. and Mrs. Don Meredith

Blount, Inc. Montgomery, Alabama

Mr. and Mrs. Winton M. Blount

Mr. and Mrs. Berry Cash

Mr. and Mrs. James Robinson

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Nennehy

Mr. Roger Ebert

Mr. and Mrs. Gary Biszantz

Mr. and Mrs. John Dobbs

Mr. and Mrs. Luther Hodges

Dr. and Mrs. Nader Kayal

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Prix de Priview, National Cowboy Hall of Fame, M.J. Van Deventer

Australian Artist Magazine, May 2000, “Wherever I hang my Brush”, Joe Anna Arnett

The Artist’s Magazine, April 2000, “Brush Know How” Joe Anna Arnett and James

Asher

The Artist’s Magazine, March 2000, “Art Clinic, Strength in Simplicity” Joe Anna Arnett

Santa Fean Magazine, May 1999, “Art Pairs” Raquel Escamilla

Pasa Tiempo, The New Mexican, Sept. 10, 1998, “A Shared Passion”, Lynn Cline

The Artist’s Magazine, August, 1998, “Brushes of the Masters”, Sandra Carpenter

The Artist’s Magazine, April, 1998, “7 Steps to Deeper Still Lives”, Joe Anna Arnett

Art Talk Magazine, April/May, 1997, “Flowers, the Perennial Favorite”, Bill Macomber

Pasa Tiemp, The New Mexican, Dec. 15, 1995, “Arnett’s a Painter with a Twice Green

Thumb”, Richard Tobin

Art of the West, September/October 1995, “Life is Lovely”, Vicki Stavig

ART IDEAS, Spring, 1995, “The Painted Flower”, Joe Anna Arnett

The Humanist, Jan., Feb., 1995, “Toward an American Renaissance in Art and Ideas,”

Alexandra York

The Atlantean Press Review, Summer 1994, “Flowers:  A Celebration of Life”,

Alexandra York

American Arts Quarterly, Winter 1993, “Painting with Passion”, Joe Anna Arnett

House & Garden, British Edition, April 1993, “Spring Blooms” Henrietta Howard

Chronicles, March 1993, “Romantic Realism, Visions of Values”, Alexandra York

Reality, April 1993, “The State of the Culture Approaching the year 2000”,

Alexandra York

The Artist’s Magazine, September, 1992, “Painting Lush Oil Florals”, Joe Anna Arnett

The Santa Fean Magazine, May, 1991, “Still Life Painters Create Their Own Realities”

Sally Eauclair

The International Herald Tribune, February, 1989, Claire Frankel

Focus, April, 1988, “Perennial Spring”, Denise Kuzel

Western Art Digest, Jan/Feb 1987, “Joe Anna Arnett/ James Asher” Melinda Elliot

Southwest Art Magazine, October, 1987, “Joe Anna Arnett”, Joy Walden Murphy

 

BOOKS AND CATALOGS

Painting Sumptuous Vegetables, Fruits and Flowers in Oil, North Light Publications Inc.

Joe Anna Arnett

Second dedition printed 1999 and Chinese language edition printed 1999

Who’s Who in Art (2nd British Edition), Art Trade Press, Ltd

The Best of Flower Painting II, North Light Publications, Inc. 1998 Rachael Wolf

The Best of Flower Painting, North light Publications, Inc., Katherine Kipp 1996

Painting with Passion, North Light Publications, Inc. 1994, Carole Katchen

Romantic Realism, Visions of Values, 1992 Promethena, New York, New York

American Artists, “An Illustrated Survey of Leading Contemporaries,” American

References Publishing Corp.

The New York Review, American References Publishing Corp.

The Dictionary of International Biography, Melrose Press, Ltd.

Who’s Who in Art (23rd British Edition), Art Trade Press, Ltd.

The Legacy Lives, 1996, Promethena, New York, NY

 

TEACHING POSITIONS:

Art in Provence, France, July 2000

Montreal, Canada, Carole Segal Workshops, August, 1998, November, 1999

Scottsdale Artists’ School 1991 through 1999

La Villa Arrigo Renaissance Atelier, Florence, Italy, October 1996

Fredericksburg Artists’ School, March 1998 and August 1999, January 2000

Juries:

New Mexico State Fare Art Competition

New Mexico State Fare Art Competition

Judge for National Finalists in The Artist’s Magazine, 1999 Still Life Competition