Corinne Jones

Adjunct Instructor

Corinne Jones lives and works in New York City. "The Long Delayed Echo", 2011 - present, is the umbrella title for her interrelated series of work that includes paintings, interventions, video and writing.  Her most recent work, "Counterpart Sevens", 2017, are seven-sided diptychs comprised of subtle equiluminant color installed crosswise from each other.  Corinne Jones has exhibited solo shows in New York City, NY and Memphis, TN and has participated in various group shows including galleries and museums in Miami, FL, London, UK, and Warsaw, Poland.  She earned a BFA from School of Visual Arts in 1996 and an MFA from Columbia University in 2007.

Installation view: "Presencing A Scene", 2017, Top: "Runner for Taylor, MS", 2017, HD digital video, Bottom: "Counterpart Sevens A", 2017, paint on shaped canvas, approx. 22.75x22", and "Runner for Tops at Madison Avenue Park", 2017, remnant carpet tiles, wall paint, variable dimensions


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