Dennis Jones is a visual artist, educator, and licensed practicing architect. He has participated in seventy-seven one person and group shows that include local, national and international venues in a career of nearly thirty years. His creative output has included paintings, sculptures, drawings, installation, photography and books. Jones' current focus is on a growing body of paintings, in mixed media on canvas that combine elements of abstraction and representation. The new body of work, titled, Candyland, currently includes one hundred paintings.
Jones had a one person exhibition at the University of Michigan, North Campus Research Center in September- December of 2018. A review of the show can be read on the page here titled, Candyland Review. He curated an exhibition titled, SIX, that opened in January of 2018, at The Janice Charach Gallery; a five thousand square foot space, located in West Bloomfield, Michigan.
Selected venues that have shown Jones’ work include: The OK Harris Gallery, New York; Gallerie Protege, NY; The Mary Washington Galleries, Mary Washington University, Fredericksburg, Maryland; The Kraft Lieberman Gallery, Chicago; The Drift Gallery, Portsmouth, NH; The Project Room, Lincoln, NE; The Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Canada; Artcite, Windsor, CA; The Thames Gallery, Chatham, Ontario, Canada; The Kenderdine Art Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan, CA; Definitely Superior Gallery, Thunder Bay, ON, CA; Gallery Lambton, Sarnia, ON, CA, WKP Kennedy, North Bay, ON, CA; The Woodstock Gallery, Woodstock, Ontario, Canada; The Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI; Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester Hills, MI; Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI; Grand Rapids, ArtPrize; Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, The College for Creative Studies Center Galleries; The Detroit Artist Market, Zeitgeist Gallery, Detroit, MI; Concordia College Gallery, Ann Arbor Art Center, The Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, MI.