Jonas Wood

Artist Inquiry

born 1977, Boston, MA
lives and works in Los Angeles, CA


MFA, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

BA, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

(*indicates a publication)

David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Clippings, Lever House, New York, NY
Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Jonas Wood & Shio Kusaka: Still Life with Pots, Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, East Hampton, NY
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Anthony Pearson and Jonas Wood, UNTITLED, New York, NY
Patrick De Brock Gallery, Knokke, Belgium

Prints, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
*Hammer Project: Jonas Wood, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Chris Caccamise and Jonas Wood, La Montagne Gallery, Boston, MA

Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
Jonas Wood and Mark Grotjahn 'Collaborative Works', T&S n' Kreps, New York, NY
Gallery Min Min, Tokyo, Japan

*Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY

Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
Primitives: Chris Caccamise and Jonas Wood, Cereal Art, Philadelphia, PA

Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA

RAW & CO, Cleveland, OH

(*indicates a publication)

Displayed, curated by Matthew Higgs, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
The White Album, curated by Gladys-Katherina Hernando, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

Painters' Painters, Saatchi Gallery, London, England
Jew York, UNTITLED and Zach Feuer, New York, NY
More Young Americans, curated by Susanne van Hagen and Marc-Olivier Wahler, Hôtel de Miramion, Paris, France
Paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Mixed Media Artworks, The Rema Hort Mann Foundation, New York, NY
Selections from the Grunwald Center and the Hammer Contemporary Collection, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

The Irreconcilable, The Spaceship on Hayarkon 70, Tel Aviv, Israel
East West Shift to the Middle Part II, Bill Brady KC, Kansas City, MO

From Where You Just Arrived: Paintings from New York & Los Angeles, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA
*ESLOV WIDE SHUT, curated by Stefan Lundgren, organized by Eslövs Kommun and Mallorca Landings, Blomsterberg's Warehouse, Eslöv, Sweden
Roe Ethridge, Margarete Jakschik, Jonas Wood, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
Greater L.A., curated by Benjamin Godsill, Eleanor Cayre and Joel Mesler, New York, NY
*The Shortest Distance Between 2 Points is Often Intolerable, curated by Andrew Berardini, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy

Mixed Signals: Artists Consider Masculinity in Sports, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH
Drawing, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
Not Extractions, but Abstractions (Part 2), Clifton Benevento Gallery, New York, NY
The Road to Here, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Newtonland: Orbits, Ellipses and Other Places of Activity, White Flag Projects, St. Louis, MO
Not Extractions, but Abstractions, Karma International, Zurich Switzerland
Patricia Low Gallery, Gstaad, Switzerland
The Fifth Genre: Considering the Contemporary Still Life, Galerie Lelong, New York, NY

Wild Group Show, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland
White Columns: Xerox Prints, Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, IL
Copy, White Columns, New York, NY
1999, China Art Objects, Los Angeles, CA
Galerie Daniel Blau, Munich, Germany
Abstract America: New Painting and Sculpture, Saatchi Gallery, London, England
No Shoes on the Carpet, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Prose pour des Esseintes, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland
Collectors Days, Hotel Castell, Zuoz, Switzerland

Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Psych!, Gallery Dennis Kimmerich, Dusseldorf, Germany
The Black Dragon Society, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA

Warhol and…, Kantor / Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles CA
So Wrong, I'm Right, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA
Eddie Martinez, William J. O'Brien, Roman Wolgin, Jonas Wood, Gallery Min Min, Tokyo, Japan
Modern Lovers, Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, CA
Kairos!, Kantor / Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
This Palindromic Life, South La Brea Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Then & Now & Again, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
Boat Show, High Energy Constructs, Chinatown, CA
Heather Brown, Jacob Stewart-Halevy, Jonas Wood, Cirrus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Christmas in July, Black Dragon Society, Chinatown, CA

Walking on Elbows, Anna Helwing, Culver City, CA
Faith, Champion Fine Art, Culver City, CA
L.A. Painters, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Stay Inside, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
164 1/2 Group Show, Los Angeles, CA

Etherington Fine Arts, Vineyard Haven, MA

Re/order, Houghton House Gallery, Geneva, NY
Seed, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA


Shelf Still Life, High Line Billboard, High Line Art, New York, NY

(*indicates a non-periodical book, catalog, or other publication)

"The year ahead in the art market,", August 28, 2014
Lincoln, Kevin, "Jonas Wood: Big Men," VICTORY JOURNAL: The Main Event, pp. 18-25
Martin, Claire, "A Day in the Life of Art Lawyer Joshua Roth,", May 29, 2014
Hodin, Rachel, "20 Contemporary Artists You'll Want To Know From New York's Frieze Art Fair,", May 13, 2014
Indrisek, Scott, "Jonas Wood, Keegan McHargue, and Others Spin Silk for Massif Central Scarf Line,", April 18, 2014
Bryant, Eric, "Hollywood Scion Josh Roth on Collecting L.A.'s Great Artists,", March 17, 2014
Kennedy, Philip, "The Lively Interior Paintings of Jonas Wood,", January 28, 2014
"Five Questions about Los Angeles,", January 16, 2014

Vogel, Carol, "Early Spring High Line," The New York Times, Inside Art, December 20, 2013, p. C25
"Jonas Wood at Shane Campbell," Contemporary Art Daily, November 21, 2013
Roalf, Peggy, "Jonas Wood at Lever House," Design Arts Daily, November 15, 2013
Wyrick, Chris, "L.A.'s Hottest Artists Right Now: Jonas Wood artist and Michael Lombardo HBO president of programming," The Hollywood Reporter, November 8, 2013, pp. 53-54
Leisz Carr, Emily, "Super Sports Fan: An Interview with Jonas Wood," Art in America, Interviews, October 9, 2013
Peterson, Spencer, "Get to Know the Colorful, Abstract Interiors of Jonas Wood,", October 4, 2013
Frank, Priscilla, "Jonas Wood Invites You Into His Colorful, Warped Painted Interiors," The Huffington Post, September 30, 2013
"Energetic new works by Jonas Wood on view at Anton Kern Gallery in New York,", September 26, 2013
"Jonas Wood: New Works @ Anton Kern Gallery, NYC,", September 26, 2013
Bates, Rebecca, "Jonas Wood at Anton Kern Gallery,", Daily AD, September 12, 2013

Russeth, Andrew, Dan Duray and Michael H. Miller, "6 Things to Do in New York's Art World Before November 26,", November 19, 2012
"Artinfo's Top 10 Booths From Frieze 2012,", October 10, 2012
Halperin, Julia, "Art+Auction's Guide to This Year's Frieze Week in London, Now With Old Masters," Art+Auction, October 2012
Kleeblatt, Norman L., "Strange Bedfellows," ARTnews, September 2012, pp. 96-101
Zevitas, Steven, "40 Galleries You Should Know if You Love Paint," New American Paintings, June 29, 2012
"Jonas Wood at David Kordansky" Contemporary Art Daily, May 11, 2012
Shumate, Laura, "Last chance to catch Jonas Wood at David Kordansky Gallery," KCRW | Which Way, L.A.?, May 10, 2012
Pagel, David, "Art Review: Making the ordinary pop out," Los Angeles Times, May 4, 2012, p. D13
"Jonas Wood at David Kordansky 13,", April 15, 2012
Watts, Philip, "Jonas Wood at David Kordansky Gallery,", April 14, 2012
Nathan, Emily, "Gallery Shows L.A.: The Los Angeles List,", April 12, 2012
Kulik, Shayna, "Los Angeles: Interiors,", April 6, 2012
Caldwell, Ellen C., "Must See Painting Shows: April," New American Paintings Blog, April 6, 2012
Tovey, Emma-Louise, "Jonas Wood," Dossier Journal, April 3, 2012
Frake, Dabney, and Ann Manubay, "Artist Jonas Wood's Interiors Paintings," Apartment Therapy, April 3, 2012
Yablonsky, Linda, "The Insider | Jonas Wood," T: The New York Times Style Magazine, Spring Design, April 1, 2012, p. 22
Indrisek, Scott, "Private View: Shape Shifter: Jonas Wood paints from life," Modern Painters, April 2012, p. 22
*Wood, Jonas, Jonas Wood: Interiors. Texts by Michael Ned Holte, Jonas Wood and Ana Vejzovic Sharp. (Brooklyn: Picture Box, 2012).
Flegelman, Hannah, "ARTLOG'S Global Ambassadors Share Their Picks: Hannah Flegelman / Los Angeles," ARTLOG, March 21, 2012
"Jonas Wood's Unstable Interiors Hit David Kordansky Gallery (PHOTOS),", March 20, 2012
"Los Angeles: David Kordansky Gallery: Jonas Wood,", March 18, 2012
Jones, Kelly, "Jonas Wood,", February 29, 2012

Zevitas, Steven, "12 to Watch in 2012: Publisher's Picks," New American Paintings, December 22, 2011
"Looking Back: Stuart Davis," Juxtapoz, November 25, 2011
"Los Angeles Modern Auctions announces most important auction since 1992,", October 22, 2011
Brown, Raymond, "Jonas Wood," The Citrus Report, September 15, 2011
*ESLOV WIDE SHUT, edited by Pärnilla and Stefan Lundgren, text by Liv Stoltz. Malmö: Eslövs Kommun and Mallorca Landings, 2011
Niendorf, Emmaline, "Simply Magnificent: Top Art Exhibitions for August 2011,", August 18, 2011
Russeth, Andrew, "The NBA Lockout and the Art Market," The New York Observer, August 23, 2011
"Roe Ethridge, Margarete Jakschik, Jonas Wood at Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago,", July 17, 2011
"The Daily Checklist: Damien Hirst Airs Buzzy Art for Red Hot Chili Peppers Album, Frank Gehry Says Michelangelo Inspired His Skyscraper, and More Must-Read Art News,", July 6, 2011
Douglas, Sarah, "Schutz to Petzel, Wood to Kordansky: Dealers Pick Up Artists," The New York Observer, July 5, 2011
Saltz, Jerry, "Help Jerry Saltz Build An Art Family Tree," Saatchi Online Magazine, July 5, 2011
Smith Roberta, "Art in Review: A Bit of Hollywood, Minus the Tinsel," The New York Times, June 1, 2011, p. C1
"The Art of Jonas Wood,", May 30, 3011
Rosenberg, Karen, "Rising and Regrouping on Lower East Side," The New York Times, April 22, 2011, p. C28
Smith, Roberta, "Art in Review: Paintings by Jonas Wood," The New York Times, March 18, 2011, p. C31
*The Shortest Distance Between 2 Points is Often Intolerable, text by Andrew Berardini, Milan: Brand New Gallery, 2011

Walsh, Daniella, "Jonas Wood," ArtScene, December 2010
Berardini, Andrew, "Beer Goggles,", September 12, 2010
"Jonas Wood at Hammer Museum," Contemporary Art Daily, March 29, 2010
*Wood, Jonas, A History of the Met, Volume 01. (Los Angeles: Eighth Veil, 2010).
*Wood, Jonas, New Plants (Los Angeles). (Los Angeles: V3, 2010).

Berardini, Andrew, "Black Market,", July 18, 2009
Rosenberg, Karen, "Art in Review: Mark Grotjahn and Jonas Wood," The New York Times, March 13, 2009
*Wood, Jonas, Jonas Wood: Sports Book. (Brooklyn: PictureBox, 2009).

Smith, Roberta, "Art in Review: Jonas Wood," The New York Times, December 11, 2008
*Wiegmann, Flora, and Drew Heitzler, Champion Zero. (Los Angeles: 2nd Cannons Publications, 2008).
*Werner Holzwarth, Hans, Art Now! Vol. 3. Essay by Cecilia Alemani. (Koln: Taschen, 2008).

Schneier, Matthew, "An LA Thing: Jonas Wood's SoCal Still Lives," Tomorrow Unlimited, July 24, 2007
"Smart Art Shopping," House & Garden, November 2007
"Galleries--Chelsea: Jonas Wood," New Yorker, August 13, 2007

"I See Beauty," Beautiful/Decay, 2006

Knight, Christopher, "A Widowed Sort of Claustrophobia," Los Angeles Times, July 2004