Curriculum Vitae

TERESA JAYNES

EDUCATION
1983 MFA Tyler School of Art, Temple University 1980 BFA University of Texas, Austin, TX

ARTIST INSTALLATIONS and SOLO EXHIBTIONS
2016
Common Touch: The Art of the Senses in the History of the Blind,

The Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
2014
The Moon Reader, The Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

The Moon Reader, Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Philadelphia, PA

The Moon Reader, Magill Library, Haverford College, Haverford, PA 2006 Provenance, Abington Art Center, Abington, PA
2001
Red Maids, The Rosenbach Museum & Library, Philadelphia, PA 2000 Gossip’s Manual, Islip Art Museum in East Islip, NY
1998
Small Measure, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

Small Measure, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, PA 1995 Patriots, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Patriots, Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA Faye’s Thrift, Taller Puertorriqueno, Philadelphia, PA

SELECT GROUP EXHIBTIONS
2004
American Impressions, William Patterson University, Wayne, NJ
2003
from this to that, Nexus/Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA 2002 NATURAL HISTORY, Aaron Packer Gallery, Chicago, IL
2002
Anti-Archival, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
1999
Civic Responsibility, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN 1998 Artist Craft, Chester Springs Studio, Chester Springs, PA

Seven Women Sculptors, Puffin Gallery, New York, NY

Delaware Biennial, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
1997
Objects and Souvenirs: Artist Multiples, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery,

The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1995
In Three Dimensions: Women Sculptors of the 90’s, Snug Harbor Cultural Center,

Staten Island, NY
1993
Homer Jackson: High Flying, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA

ARTIST BOOKS
2014
The Moon Reader, self-published with support from the Visual Culture Program

at the Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
2004
The Last Favor, co-published by Rosenbach Museum & Library and Borowsky Center for

Publication Arts at The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA 2003 A Wag’s Progress, published by Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Springs, MD

SELECT GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS AND ARTIST RESIDENCIES
2014 Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Exhibitions and Public Interpretation program, in

conjunction with the Library Company of Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA 2013 Independence Foundation Fellowship in the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2002 MacDowell Colony Fellowship, Peterborough, NH
2000 Ragdale Foundation Residency, Lake Forest, IL
1999 Pew Fellowships in the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1998 MacDowell Colony Fellowship, Peterborough, NH

Art Matters Artist Fellowship, New York, NY SELECT PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS

  • Artist talks: Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 2014; Haverford College, 2014; Tyler School of Art, Temple University, 2014 and 2000; University of Texas at Austin, 2011; The University of the Arts, 2011; and Moore College of Art and Design, 2004

  • Arcadia University, “Arts Management and Leadership: Philagrafika,” 2014

  • New York University, Arts Education Masters Program, “Philagrafika 2010: Effective

    Collaboration,” New York, NY, 2010

  • IMPACT International Print Conference, “Philagrafika 2010: International Collaborations,” Bristol, UK, 2009

  • Temple University, Tyler School of Art, “Philagrafika 2010,” Philadelphia, PA, 2009

    PUBLICATIONS
    Exhibition catalogue essay - 
    “This could be the Start of Something Big,” in The Graphic Unconscious, Eds. Jose Roca and Jennie Hirsch. Philadelphia: Philagrafika/The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, 2011

    Journal Articles - Regularly contributed articles from primary research on urban folklore in Works In Progress, ed. Debora Kodish. Philadelphia: Philadelphia Folklore Project, 1995 – 2000

    RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE
    ARTIST IN RESIDENCE, November 2014 – October 2016
    The Library Company Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    GUEST LECTURER AND ADJUNCT FACULTY, Fall 2015, Spring 2016
    Tyler School of Art,
    The Art of Translation, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA University of the Arts, Professional Practices, Senior Seminar Program, Philadelphia PA

INTERIM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, August 2012 – April 2013
Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
GUEST LECTURER AND ADJUNCT FACULTY, January - May 2012
University of the Arts,
Professional Practices, Senior Seminar Program, Philadelphia PA

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, 2000 - 2011 

Philagrafika, Philadelphia, PA

EXHIBITIONS DIRECTOR, 1994 - 1999

Philadelphia Folklore Project