Jon Campbell is an American artist, born in 1982, in Kingston, New York. Campbell is known for his paintings.
His love for art started at a very young age. His mother is Nancy Campbell, a painter. Jon used to watch her paint in her studio while he was a child, and he started creating his own works at the age of two.
Jon went to Woodstock School of Art in Woodstock, New York, on a full scholarship, from 1997 to 2005. He also attended School of Visual Arts in New York from 2001 to 2002, and the School of Art+Design at SUNY Purchase College. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts with a Concentration in Painting from SUNY Purchase College in 2006, magna cum laude.
His work was featured in MÄNNER Magazin in 2009, disorientations.com, InsideOut Magazine in 2006, and Almanac in 2004.
He was awarded Marco Magnani Prize in 2011, an art prize for young and emerging artists.
Campbell’s paintings were exhibited in numerous exhibitions, in the United States and abroad, in France, Slovenia, Germany and Switzerland. His works are also featured in many public collections.
Featured image: Jon Campbell – Skin, 2012 (detail)
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|2014||Crying Wolf||Gallery Molly Krom, New York, NY||Solo|
|2010||Seen and Not Seen||Styx Galerie, Berlin||Solo|
|2008||I'll Be Your Mirror||Galerie Jeanroch Dard, Paris||Solo|
|2008||Solo Show||Galerija CONTRA, Koper, Slovenia||Solo|
|2007||Proposing Jon Campbell||James Cox Gallery, Woodstock, NY||Solo|
|2006||Exorcisms, BFA Thesis Exhibition||SUNY Purchase, NY||Solo|
|2004||New Paintings||Half Moon Gallery, Saugerties, NY||Solo|
|2012||Portraits: Reflected Visions||Centro d'Arte Contemporanea Ticino, Bellinzona, Switzerland||Group|
|2011||Lo Stupore||Associazione Marco Magnani, Sassari||Group|
|2010||The New Spirit of Painting||Galerija CONTRA, Koper, Slovenia||Group|
|2010||The Portrait Regained||Centro d'Arte Contemporanea Ticino, Bellinzona, Switzerland||Group|
|2010||First Service||Schwules Museum, Berlin||Group|
|2009||When I Grow Up||Galerie Jeanroch Dard, Paris||Group|
|2008||At Home and Abroad, with Nancy Campbell (mother)||Michael Nelson Gallery, Saugerties, NY||Group|
|2008||STYX Project Space, with Melissa Frost||Berlin, Germany||Group|
|2008||Unadorned, A Show of Portraiture||3rd Rail Studios, New Rochelle, NY||Group|
|2008||guest artist, with Salomé||Galerie Deschler, Berlin, Germany||Group|
|2012||Snackshop 5000||Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY||Group|
|2012||One Night Stand for the Land||Digital Design, New York, NY||Group|
|2012||Impact||Silent Space Gallery, Kingston, NY||Group|
|2012||Beacon Artists Union||The Muddy Cup, Poughkeepsie, NY||Group|
|2012||Earthbound||Half Moon Gallery, Saugerties, NY||Group|
|2012||Abstract Realities||Windham Fine Arts Gallery, Windham, NY||Group|
|2012||Paint the Mountaintop II; a Plein-Air Painting Event||Windham Fine Arts Gallery, Windham, NY||Group|
|2012||Figure and Form||Windham Fine Arts Gallery, Windham, NY||Group|
|2012||A Spooky Thanksgiving||The Perception Lab, SUNY Purchase College||Group|
|2012||American Slam Dunk Paintings||The Perception Lab 1016, SUNY Purchase College||Group|