Jennifer Zurick

Selected Juried Shows

  • Smithsonian Craft Show, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006.
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, 2012, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004.
  • American Craft Exposition, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008.

Permanent Collections

  • Smithsonian American Art Museum, Renwick Gallery.
  • Asheville Art Museum.
  • Contemporary Craft Museum, Portland.
  • Owensboro Museum of Fine Art.
  • Johnson & Johnson Corporation.

Special Awards and Honors

  • Bronze Award, Smithsonian Craft Show, 2017
  • Founders' Award, American Craft Exposition, Evanston, 2014.
  • Founders' Award, American Craft Exposition, Evanston, 2013.
  • United States Artists Rasmuson Fellowship, 2010.
  • Best of Show, American Craft Exposition, Evanston, 2010.
  • Best of Show, American Craft Exposition, Evanston, 2009.
  • Bronze Award, Smithsonian Craft Show, 2009.
  • Kentucky Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship, 2009.
  • Best of Show, American Craft Exposition, Evanston, 2008.
  • The Adrianna Farrelli National Prize for Excellence in Fiber Art, Philadelphia 2006.
  • Award of Excellence, American Craft Council, Atlanta, 2006.
  • Southern Highland Craft Guild Educational Scholarship, 2005.
  • Award of Excellence, American Craft Council, Atlanta, 2005.
  • Best of Show Award; Traditional Craft--Contemporary Art;
  • New Hampshire Institute of Art 2004.
  • Kentucky Arts Council Grant, 2003.
  • Kentucky Craft Marketing commission for Millennium Award,
  • presented to Gov. Patton, 2000.
  • Kentucky Arts Council Cultural Exchange Artist to Ecuador, 1999.
  • Kentucky Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship, 1998.
  • Kentucky Arts Council Professional Development Grant, 1996.
  • Artist Profile Feature, Kentucky Educational TV, 1993.

Publications

  • A MEASURE OF THE EARTH -- The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets;
  • Nicholas R. Bell, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Renwick Gallery;
  • University of North Carolina Press; 2013.
  • Palmer, Tom, ed. 2005. American Art Collector, Vol. I, Book 4.
  • Berkeley, CA: Alcove Books: 141.
  • American Craft, June/July 2005, American Craft Council, NY, NY: 80.
  • Johannsen, Kristin, 2003. "From the Roots: Artists Profile."
  • Arts Across Kentucky (winter): 62-63.
  • Heller, Jennifer, 2003. "Willow Bark Basketry". National Basketry Org. Newsletter,
  • Vol. 4, Issue 1 (fall): 9-10.
  • Shaw, Robert, 1993. America's Traditional Crafts. Shelburne, VT:
  • Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, Inc.: 118.
  • George, Phyllis, 1989. Kentucky Crafts: Handmade and Heartfelt.
  • NY: Crown Publishers, Inc.: 144-147.
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