Lisa Jennings

(b. 1962, US)

sculptorgal@att.net     www.lisajenningsart.com      615.351-6497

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016   January, “10th Anniversary Show”, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2015   December, “Artists From the Fork”, Selected Group, Leiper’s Fork, TN

2015   December, “Home for the Holidays”, Selected Group Exhibition, The Governor’s Mansion, Nashville, TN

2014   December Group Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2014   July Group Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2013  “Art Connects Us” WAMT, Chromatics Gallery, Nashville, TN

2012   December Group Exhibition, L.Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2012   July Group Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2012   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2012   “Saints, Goddesses and Bodhisattvas” Group Show, Marney Sheridan Gallery, TN

2011   July Group Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2011   “9 to Watch”, Group Show, Bennett Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2011   Grand Opening Show, Nina Kurzina Fine Art, Nashville, TN

2010   December Group Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2010   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2009   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2008   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2007   “Holiday Group Exhibition”, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2006   “Two Travelers”, Duo Exhibit, Bennett Gallery, Nashville, TN

2006   “Group Exhibition”, Bennett Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2006   “Anniversary Exhibition”, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2006   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2005   Grand Opening Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2005   “Duende Sculpture Exhibition, Group Show, ArtForms, Memphis, TN

2005   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2004   Group Sculpture Show, ArtForms, Memphis, TN

2004   “Metal, Sticks and Stones”, Group Sculpture Show, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

2004   “Consider The Cross”, Grace Chapel, Franklin, TN

2003   “Summer Sculpture Show”, Group Exhibition, ArtForms Gallery, Memphis, TN

2002   “Glory Be”, Group Exhibition, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, Coshocton, Ohio

2002   “Being Peace”, Solo Exhibition, ArtForms Gallery, Memphis, TN

2002   ArtForms Gallery Opening, Memphis, TN

2001   “Art Santa Fe”, Santa Fe, NM

2001   “The Blue Show”, Group Exhibit, Bennett Gallery, Nashville, TN

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015   December, “Lisa’s Intimate Paper Pieces”, Solo Exhibition, Atelier-Upton Salon, Nashville, Nashville, TN

2014   “Field of Dreams” Solo Exhibition, L Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2012   “Wings of Change”, Solo Exhibition, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2010   “Presence”, Solo Exhibit, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2009   “Footprints of the Ancient”, Solo Exhibit, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2008   “Memory and Belonging”, Solo Exhibit,  L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2007   “Threshold”, Solo Exhibit, L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2006   Solo Opening Exhibition, Bennett Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2004   “Sanctuary” Solo Exhibition, ArtForms, Memphis, TN

2003   “Quiet Earth”, Solo Exhibition, ArtForms Gallery, Memphis, TN

2001   “Eternal Now”, Solo Exhibition, Grace Place, Memphis, TN

2001   “Land of Souls”, Solo Exhibition, Lyons View Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2000   “Link to the Ancient”, Solo Exhibition, The Renaissance Center, Dickson, TN

 

Selected Duo Exhibitions

2015    May, Sisters   Duo Show L. Ross Gallery, Memphis, TN

2013   “Inhabiting Wonder” Duo Show, Bennett Gallery, Nashville, TN

2009   Duo Show, Bennett Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2006   “Two Travelers”, Duo Exhibit, Bennett Gallery, Nashville, TN

2005   “Synthesis”, Duo Exhibition, Bennett Gallery, Nashville, TN

2004   “A Common Destiny”, Duo Exhibition, Leipers Creek Gallery, TN

 

Bibliography

2015

Neimeyer, Robert A., Techniques of Grief Therapy, Cover Art Work

2014

Neimeyer, Robert A., Thompson, Barbara Grief and Expressive Arts, Chapter on “Enso Group”

2012

Neimeyer, Robert A., Techniques of Grief Therapy, Cover

2011

Collette, Sophie: “Lisa Jennings, Primitive Modern”, Nashville Arts Magazine, May 2011, page 40

2010

Stout, Vickie: “Art On the Lawn Draws a Crowd”, Williamson A.M., October 31, 2010, page 12W

Dennison, Leah:  “Rock, Paper, Chainsaw”, Franklin Life Magazine, January 2011, Cover and page 12

2009

Neimeyer, Robert A., The Art of Longing, Selected Poems, Cover, pages iv, viii, 2, 29, 64, 66

The Memphis Flyer, Calendar of Events, April 30 – May 6, 2009, page 51

2008

The Memphis Flyer, Calendar of Events, January 31 – February 6, 2008, page 36

Harman, Steven S.: “Sacred Sites Inspire Artist”, Williamson A.M., The Tennesseean, February 2, 2008, page 10W

Koeppel, Fredric: “Jennings Exhibition Offers Connection to the Past”, The Commercial Appeal, Art Review, February 22, 2008, page 27

Hills & Hamlets, Cover, March 2008

2007

Stout, Catherine: “A Case For the Future”, The Commercial Appeal, January 13, 2007, page C2

Knowles, Carol: “Up Close and Personal”, The Memphis Flyer, February 2007, page 35

2006

“Bennett Galleries”, ArtGalleries & Artists of the South, vol. 4, issue 3, 2006. pages 37 and 79

Campbell, Laurie: “Arist in Residence, Lisa Jennings, Sculptor”, Hills & Hamlets, November 2006, page 6

2005

Iverson, Kristen D. (Editor-In-Chief), River City, Poetry, Fiction, Creative Non-fiction and Visual Art,  University of Memphis, Department of English, Fall 2005, Volume 25, Issue 2, page 97

Bradford-Epstein, Jennifer: “Home Design, Art”, Greater Knoxville Homes & Living, vol. 2, issue 3, April 2005, page 23

2004

Hunter, Laurie: “Artist in Residence, Profile: Anton Weiss and Lisa Jennings”, Leiper’s Fork Life, vol. 3, issue 3, March 2004, page 4

Anderson, Catherine: “Portrait of an Artist Community”, Leiper’s Fork Life, vol. 3, issue 3, March 2004, page 1

“Neighborly News”, Leiper’s Fork Life, vol. 2, issue 4, April 2004, page 5

“Uptown and Down Home”, Williamson A.M., The Tennessean, May 2, 2004, page 12

2002

Phillips, Bianca: “United Peacekeepers”, The Memphis Flyer, October 2, 2002

2001

Stivender, Knight: “New Mother Nature”, Williamson A.M.. The Tennessean, March 21, 2001

2000

Southerland, Curtis, Visual Arts Gallery Director,The Renaissance Center – News, January 9, 2000

Esteves-Moore, Barbara: “Odds plus ends equals art”, Williamson A.M.. The Tennessean, July 12, 2000, page 4W

 

Collections

Activated  Metals, Knoxville, TN

Al Gore (Vice President of United States) Columbia, TN

Baptist Hospital, Nashville, TN

Cathedral of the Incarnation, Nashville, TN

Commercial Bank & Trust, Memphis, TN

Cummins Md-south, Memphis, TN

Landers and Associates, Memphis, TN

Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN

M.K. Ghandi Institute for Nonviolence, Rochester, NY

Nahan, Saharovich & Trotz, Memphis, TN

National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN

Professor Robert E. Niemeyer, Memphis TN

Ring Container, Oakland, TN

Sentry, LLC, Memphis, TN

Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN

Private collections in California, Illinois, NYC, Tennessee and Virginia

 

Education

Art & Soul Teacher Training, Nashville, TN

Nossi School of Art, Nashville, TN

Jackson St Community College, Jackson, TN

Nashville Technical Institute, Nashville, TN Farmhouse Artist, Townsend, TN