Kelly Lynn Jones lives and works in San Francisco, CA.

EDUCATION
2010 California College of the Art, San Francisco, MFA
2002 California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco, BFA with High Distinction
Summer of 2001- Studied in Paris, France through CCAC

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012
667 Shotwell, "An Abridged Visual Mapping of A Place of My Own within the Context of 667 Shotwell", San Francisco, CA
2010
Sight School, Oakland, CA
2008
Little Bird Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2007
Rare Device Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006
Curio69 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2005
Primary Space Gallery, Detroit, MI
2004
National Product Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2003
Showpony, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
The Jealous Curator: From Blog, to Book, to Gallery, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
Out with the Tide curated by Alexander Cheves, 183 Hilton Way, Pacifica, CA

2013
The Psychic Triangle curated by Jes Cannon, NURTUREart, Brooklyn NY

2012
Friends 3, THIS Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Silver Era Southern Exposures Auction, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
Fountainhead, The Gibson Company Lofts during the Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX
Visuals in collaboration with a sound performance by Collin McKelvey curated by LAND AND SEA, Berkeley Museum of Art, Berkeley, CA
Friends of Freiheit Curated by Craig Leonard, North Adams, MA
The Frontier, Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City, MO
Make Space Copy, The Plaines Project, Chicago, IL
Document0, Krowswork, Oakland, CA
Southern Exposure, POINT OF NO RETURN Juried Exhibition: Hesse McGraw, Chief Curator, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA

2011
Performance with Collin McKelvey, The Smell, Los Angeles, CA
Home Gun curated by Linus Linstropp, Dommer & Byars Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Monster Drawing Rally, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
Material Matters, As Is Exhibitions, Oakland, CA
MNEME: video playlists, MacArthur B Arthur, Oakland, CA
Procedural, MacArthur B Arthur, Oakland, CA
Shadow Shop, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
Part of the Sight School Booth at the Andy Warhol Foundation, Southern Exposure, SF, CA
Issue 1, 2/15, Contributed Writings, Possible Press, Philadelphia, PA
Video Screening in collaboration with Collin McKelvey, INDEX Festival, NY, NY
Pieces-Of-You-Topia, The Lab, San Francisco, CA
Cashing Out curated by Julio Cesar Morales, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
Translations, ZUGHAUS Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2010
Friends Show, THIS Los Angeles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
At Bay, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Paper! Awesome!, Baer Ridgway Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Group Show curated by Hilary Pecis, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA
Drawing Show, RVCA Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Lost Symbols curated by Victoria Keddie, St. Cecilias Convent Space, Brooklyn, NY
The Power of Selection curated by Ryan Travis Christian, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
Reading Conventions curated by Julie Cloutier (Performance with Collin McKelvey), Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA

2009
Enormous Tiny Art Show, Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, New Hampshire
About Place Group Show, AC2 Gallery, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Two Person show with Eli Geiser, Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Monster Drawing Rally, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

2008
One Night Group Show, 111 Minna, San Francisco, CA
Group Show, Krets Gallery, Malmo, Sweden
Handmade Nation, Poketo, Los Angeles, CA
Tree Show, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA
Print Show, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA
Group Show, Giant Robot, NYC, CA

2007
Group show, Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Tree Show, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA
Immaterial Assemblies (Three person show with Michelle Blade and Michele Carlson), Junc Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Pick of the Harvest, Thinkspace Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Small Painting Show, Giant Robot, New York, NY
8 x10 Group Show, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA

2006
Oh and Oh Group Show, Park Life Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Little Squares Project, Orange County Museum of Art, Orange County, CA
Smitten, Giant Robot, New York, NY
Tree Show, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA
I Used to Believe, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL
Group Show, Renowned Gallery, Portland, OR
Sour Chandelier, JUNC Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2005
The New Naturalist, Giant Robot, San Francisco, CA
24 Frames A Minute, Here Gallery, Bristol, England
Paper! Awesome!, Pigman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Doe, Emoda Gallery, Louisville, KY
Group Show, Koos Art Center, Long Beach, CA
Daydreaming, UNO, Los Angeles, CA
Welcome Homes, Juice Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Word of Mouth, Rhys Gallery, Boston, MA
Found, Scene Metrospace, East Lansing, MI
Doe a Deer, Magpie, San Diego, CA

2004
Beaks and Bucks, Primary Space Gallery, Detroit, MI
Hot for Teacher, Camp Fig, Austin, TX
Golden State, Primary Space Gallery, Detroit, MI
Hounds Tooth and Herring Bone, Here Gallery, Bristol, England
Keep A Breast, ModArt
One, Motel Gallery, Portland, OR

2003
Dionysus, Varnish Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Fresh Produce, Anno Domini, San Jose, CA
Im Stalking You, Showpony, Los Angeles, CA
Dio-rama-rama, Buzz Gallery, Oakland, CA

RESIDENCIES/LECTURES/GUEST CURATOR
Guest Curator, "Sights + Sounds (Sound Performance)", NOMA Gallery, San Francisco, November 2010
Guest Curator, "Re-Interpretation", Candystore Collective, San Francisco, July 2010
Guest Curator, "Buddy System", Rare Device, San Francisco, July 2009
Guest Artist Speaker in the Graduate Department, California College of the Arts, in SF, November 2012
Guest Artist Speaker, California College of the Arts, in SF, September 2012
Guest Artist Speaker, Wassaic Residency, in Wassaic, NY, August 2012
Guest Artist Speaker, California College of the Arts, in SF , February 2012
Guest Artist Speaker, California College of the Arts, in SF, September 2011
Guest Artist Speaker, Hello Etsy at the California College of the Arts, in SF, September 2011
Guest Speaker, Conference of Creative Entrepreneurs, in SF, August 2011
Guest Artist Speaker, California College of the Arts, in Oakland (Sean McFarland's Class), July 2011
Guest Artist Lecture, California College of the Arts, in SF, April 2011
Guest Artist Lecture, San Francisco State University, February 2011
Guest Speaker, Art Publishing Now at Southern Exposure in SF, October 2010
Guest Curator, Tinlark Gallery, Los Angeles, September 2008
Artist Residency, Vermont Studio Center, November 2007
Guest Artist Lecture, Parson’s The New School in NYC, October 2007
Commissioned Art, New York Times Magazine, 2006
Owner of Artist Organization, www.littlepaperplanes.com

WRITING
Issue 1, Possible Press Volume 1, February 2011
Build, Collapse, Re-Build, Repeat, Written Thesis Published by Museums Press, UK, March 2011

BIBLIOGRAPHY
San Francisco Chronicle, August 2010
Juxtapoz Magazine Online, October 2007
Real Detroit Weekly, May4-10, 2005
Noise Newspaper, Interviewed by Carla Kucinski, March 30, 2005
San Diego CityBeat Newspaper, February 2005
Bay Guardian Newspaper, Sarah Han Reviewed “Family Secrets”, February 2-11, 2004
East Bay Express, Kelly Vance Reviewed “Dio-rama-rama”, June 4-10, 2003