About

Jacqueline Bishop received her B.A. from the University of New Orleans and an M.F.A. from Tulane University. She has been Adjunct Professor for Art and the Environment at Tulane and Loyola Universities. She is author of Chico Mendes: Em Memoria: A Tribute on the 10–Year Anniversary of His Death; a collection of 10 years of paintings and testimonials about the Brazilian rubber tapper slain by wealthy cattle ranchers. She has exhibited or lectured in Europe, Asia, South America, Canada and the United States. In 2007 she received a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant and in 2006 both a Joan Mitchell and a Warhol Foundation Grant. Jacqueline Bishop is included in the recently published A Unique Slant of Light: the Bicentennial History of Art in Louisiana (University Press of Mississippi, 2012).

Exhibition

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2012 Against the Tide, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2011 Losing Ground: Imaginary Landscapes, Mattie Kelley Arts Center, Northwest Florida State College, Niceville, FL
Memory and Landscape, Eichold Gallery, Spring Hill College, Spring Hill, AL
2010 Losing Ground: Imaginary Landscapes, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas TX
2009 A Loss For Words – Jacqueline Bishop, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2008 Field Guide, a 660-foot site-specific mural installation project with AORTA which consisted of painting 5,000 silhouettes of Louisiana bird species at the Milne Boys Home in Post Katrina New Orleans
2007 The Veil Series, Alabama School of Mathematics and Science, Mobile AL
Common Ground, Museum of Florida Art, Deland, FL
2006 Trespass, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, LA
From the Interior, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA
Trespass, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
Losing Ground: Imaginary Landscapes, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
2005 Trespass, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2004 Natural Order, DeLeon White Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2003 Terra, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
2002 The Texture of Memory, Arthur Roger Gallery; New Orleans, LA
Terra, Wooden Diaries and Paintings, Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, MO
2000 Terra, Anderson Gallery/Museum, VCU, Richmond, VA
1999 Terra installation, Intimo Orchid Series, Wooden Diaries with sound installation by composer Chris Becker titled Two Hundred Birds, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Intimo, The Arts Center, Okaloosa-Walton Community College, Niceville, FL, brochure
Terra installation with sound installation accompanied by composer Chris Becker titled Two Hundred Birds, Sherry Leedy Contemporary, Kansas City, MO
1997 Imaginaire, Harris Gallery, Houston, TX
Voiceless, Elise Goodheart Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
1996 Terra, Universidade Federal do Acre, Rio Branco, Acre, Brazil
Century of Silence, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA, catalogue essay by D. Eric Bookhardt
1995 Biophilia, Thomas Center Gallery, Gainesville, FL, brochure essay by Douglas F. Maxwell
1994 Beija Flor, Cummings Art Center, Connecticut College, New London, CT
Invitational in Honor of Theologian Thomas Berry, by the Department of Ministry, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
1993 Beija Flor, LewAllen Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Beija Flor, Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola, FL
Beija Flor, Gasperi Gallery, catalogue essay "The Visionary Ecology of Jacqueline Bishop” by Jerry Cullum.
1991 Sistema de Naturaleza, Editions Gallery, Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX
1990 Jacqueline Bishop: System of Nature, Gasperi Gallery New Orleans, LA
1987 Barbara Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1984 Galerie Jules LaForgue, New Orleans, LA
1983 Jacqueline Bishop Paintings, Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, MO
1982 Newcomb College Fine Arts Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013 The Female Gaze, Women Artists Making Their World, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA (catalogue)
2012 Artists Choose Artists, Flomenhaft Gallery, New York, NY
NOLA NOW: Landscape, Seascape, Cityscape, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
Poetic Transformations, University of Arkansas Gallery, Little Rock, AK
2011 Present Tense, Sherry Leedy Contemporary, Kansas City, MO
The Emancipated Figure, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
2010 The Gulf: Works Completed Before the BP Spill, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
The Perfect Fit: Shoes Tell Stories, The Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY
Flora and Fauna, Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art, St. Joseph, MO
Women Artists in Louisiana: 1965-2010, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
2009 Flower Power, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
The Perfect Fit: Shoes Tell Stories, Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA
Portrait, Diboll Gallery, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
2008 Katrina: Catastrophe and Catharsis, Arthur Roger Gallery Project, New Orleans, LA
In Katrina’s Wake, Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX
I’m Not That Innocent, Morehead State University, Morehead, KT
Birdwatch, Sun Valley Center for the Arts, Ketchum, ID
A Unified Goodness: Reimagining the Love of Green, Eichold Gallery, Spring Hill College, Mobile, AL
2007 Birds, Olson-Larsen Gallery, Des Moines, IA
Geumgang Nature Art Biennale, Gongju National Museum, Gongju, Korea
On the Edge: The Visiting Artist Exhibition, New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, New Orleans, LA
Grace and Dysfunction: Considering the Nature of Landscape, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN
2006 Brazil Project: One River, Two Views & The Palmo Quadrado, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Made in New Orleans, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR; Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
Birdspace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
Made in New Orleans: A Survey of Contemporary Art From the Crescent City, ArtSpace, Shreveport, LA
2005 Comeback, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Made in New Orleans: A Survey of Contemporary Art From the Crescent City, Space 301, Mobile, AL
About-From-for Nature, Gongju National Museum, traveling Gongju, Pusan and Suwon, South Korea
Homegrown: Southeast, SECCA Winston-Salem, NC
Birdspace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, OH
The Hybrid, Palma Gallery, New Orleans, LA
BirdSpace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, Acadiana Center for the Arts, Lafayette, LA
2004 Maiden Louisiana collaboration with MaPo Kinnord-Payton, 3 Ring Circus, New Orleans, LA
BirdSpace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
CoExistence, Capitol Reflecting Pool, Washington, D.C., Curator, Raphie Etgar, Director of the Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel
Live Art, Space 301, Centre for the Living Arts, Mobile, AL
Adornment: Embellishment and Encroachment – Jacqueline Bishop, Les Christensen and Pam Longobardi, C. Diboll Art Gallery, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
Birdspace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Botanical Center for the Living Arts, Mobile, AL
Wallflowers, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR
Birdspace: A Post-Audubon Artists Aviary, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
2003 Betrayal, Warehouse Gallery, Mobile, AL
Twenty-Five Year Anniversary, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Inaugural Exhibition, The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA
2002 Terra, Jacqueline Bishop and Vines, Gregory Zeorlin, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX
Essential Oppositions, Carroll Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
2001 From the Gulf to the Caribbean, Art Embassies Program (AEIP) US Embassy, Caracas, Venezuela, catalog
Julia Street North, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
The Swamp: On the Edge of Eden, Cummer Museum of Art, Jacksonville, FL, catalog essay by Lucy Lippard
2000 The Swamp: On the Edge of Eden, Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL
1999 Affinities with Architecture, traveling exhibition: Belk Gallery, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina; Carroll Reece Museum, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN; Anderson Gallery, School of the Arts, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA; University of Central Florida Art Gallery, Orlando, FL
1998 Affinities with Architecture, traveling exhibition with catalogue. Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, University Tennessee, Knoxville, TN; Piedmont College Art Gallery, Demorest, GA; Biggin Gallery of Art, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
Flora, Elise Goodheart Fine Arts, Sag Harbor, NY, curated by Douglas F. Maxwell
Twenty-Year Anniversary, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
The Nature of Intimacy, Jacqueline Bishop, Julie Heffernan, Jacquelyn McBain and Hollis Sigler, Leedy-Voulkos Gallery, Kansas City, MO
1997 Art and the Environment, Clark Hall Gallery, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA
Uncharted Terrain: Landscape Visions From Without and Within, Elise Goodheart Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY
1996 Destiny Manifest: American Landscape Painting in the Nineties, Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
1995 Innocence Lost and Found, Elise Goodheart Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY, curated by Douglas F. Maxwell with brochure
École des Beaux Arts, St. Etienne, France, catalogue essay by Lew Thomas
French Institute of Thessalonic, Greece
1994 Landscape Not Landscape, Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Landscape, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Varied Visions: Interpretations of the Landscape, Virginia Miller Galleries, Coral Gables, FL
Virlane Foundation Collection Exhibition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA
1993 Virlane Foundation Collection Exhibition, Longview Art Museum, Longview, TX
Virlane Foundation Collection Exhibition, Meadows Museum, Centenary College, Shreveport, LA
International Day of the Birds, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Past, Present Faculty, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
1992 Visiting Faculty Show, Loyola University Downtown, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA
1991 Visionary Imagists, Florida Gulf Coast Art Center, Belleaire , FL
Visionary Imagists, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
American Birdhouses, San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA
Outside Boston, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
Gallery Selections, LewAllen Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1990 Visionary Imagists, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, catalogue essay by D. Eric Bookhardt
Visionary Imagists, Gasperi Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
The Cross Show, New Orleans, LA
For The Birds, Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, Racine, WI
Louisiana Blacklight Show, Newcomb College Fine Arts Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Portraits of Women, Gasperi Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1989 Summer 89, Leedy-Voulkos Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Twenty Year Anniversary, Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Gasperi Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1988 Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
Galerie Simonne Stern, Atlanta, GA
Real, Unreal, Surreal, Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
Art in a Box, Galerie Simonne Stern, Atlanta, New Orleans, LA
1986 Gallery Review: New Orleans, Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola, FL
Art For Arts’ Sake: Louisiana Now, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans LA
Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Erotica, Mario Villa Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Twenty Years of Collecting, Albrecht Museum, St. Joseph, MO
1985 Louisiana Now, “Mini-Majors" and "Artifacts", Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA
Animals, Mario Villa Gallery, New Orleans, LA
4th Annual Juried Exhibition for Louisiana Women Artists, LSU School of Art Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
Galerie Simonne Stern, New Orleans, LA
1984 Southeastern Contemporary Painters and Sculptors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
Art Cars on the Road, Miami Dade Public Library, Miami, FL
The Art of New Orleans, Southeast Center of Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
1983 A New Quarter...Contemporary New Orleans Artists, Lauren Rogers Museum, Laurel, MS
The Chair...But You Can‘t Sit Down, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC