Faculty Profile for Jules Buck Jones

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Jules Buck Jones
Lecturer — School of Art and Design
Extension Educator — Education Abroad
JCM 1116
phone: (512) 245-0322

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Jules Buck Jones is a practicing artist, living and working in Austin, TX. He is represented by Conduit Gallery in Dallas, and David Shelton Gallery in Houston. He is a founding member of MASS Gallery, a non profit - artist run - collective. He received a BFA in Painting and Printmaking at VCU in Richmond, VA in 20015, and an MFA in Painting and Drawing from UT Austin in 2008.

Teaching Interests

Drawing- building formal and conceptual skills.
Problem Solving.
Identifying Strengths and weaknesses.

Research Interests

Biology, Ecology, Evolution, Abstraction, Installation.

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Swallow The Frog. Artspace111. September 12, 2021 - October 25, 2021 Artists: Solo (State)
    Schedule:
    • Swallow The Frog. September 12, 2021 - October 15, 2021 Artspace111, Ft. Worth TX.
  • The Sea, Eventually. Conduit Gallery. May 14, 2021 - June 14, 2021 Artists: Solo (State)
    Schedule:
    • The Sea, Eventually. May 14, 2021 - June 14, 2021 Conduit Gallery, Dallas TX.
  • Jones, J. B. (2020). Animal Facts Club The Book. Austin, TX, US: Self Published. Retrieved from http://www.animalfactsclub.com/shop/afc-the-book
  • Future Fossils. Museum of South East Texas. March 16, 2019 - May 6, 2019 Artists: Solo (National)
  • Jones, J. B., Wilson, S. B., & Mellard, A. (n.d.). Wild: The Art of Jules Buck Jones. (L. M. Starr, Ed.). AUSTIN, United States: Cattywampus Press and AMSET.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Maker's Muse Award, Kindle Project. October 15, 2017
  • Award / Honor Nominee: , Austin Critic's Table Awards. January 1, 2012 - December 1, 2012
  • Award / Honor Recipient: , Austin Chronicle. January 1, 2011 - December 1, 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Austin Chronicle's Top 10 Artists, Austin Chronicle. January 1, 2008 - December 1, 2008
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Austin Chronicle's #1 top 10 memorable experiences for Stalemate of the Boozefox, Austin Chronicle. January 1, 2007 - December 1, 2007

Selected Grants

  • Jones, Jules Buck. City of Austin CORE Funding, City of Austin, Municipal, $6000. (Submitted: March 1, 2021, Funded: March 1, 2021 - October 31, 2021). Grant.
  • Jones, Jules Buck. City of Austin CORE Funding, City of Austin, Municipal, $15025. (Submitted: March 1, 2019, Funded: March 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019). Grant.
  • Jones, Jules Buck. Animal Facts Club Performance, Women and Their Work, Municipal, $14900. (Submitted: October 15, 2017, Funded: November 1, 2017 - February 28, 2018). Grant.
  • Jones, Jules (Principal). City of Austin CORE Funding Program, Municipal, $10000. (Submitted: January 1, 2016, Funded: January 1, 2016 - October 31, 2016). Grant.
  • Jones, Jules (Principal). City of Austin CORE Funding Program, City of Austin, Municipal, $4500. (Submitted: February 1, 2015, Funded: February 2, 2015 - October 30, 2015). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Organizer
Risograph Lab
August 15, 2021-Present
Organizer
Drawing Room Facilities
August 1, 2020-Present
Member
100 for 100 Fundraiser
November 1, 2019-March 30, 2020
Organizer
Room Organizer
January 20, 2017-December 5, 2017