Born: Dayton Ohio, 1984


2012          Master of Fine Arts, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago Illinois.

2007          Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Dayton, Dayton Ohio.

Selected Exhibitions

2013          Archetype Drift, Johalla Projects, Chicago Illinois; Juried by Jason Lazarus

2013          16th International Opening, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago Illinois; Juried by Kelli Connell

2012          Midwest Society for Photographic Education Members Exhibition, The Carnegie Visual and                     Performing Arts Center, Covington Kentucky; Juried by Catherine Evans, curator at Columbus                     Museum of Art

2012          New Works by Julie Renée Jones, installation, ESpace Gallery, University of Dayton, Dayton                     Ohio

2012          2012 Albert P Weisman Award Exhibition, the arcade, Chicago Illinois.

2012          Ground Floor: A Biennial Exhibition of New Art From Chicago, Hyde Park Arts Center, Chicago                     Illinois.

2012          Margate Photo Festival 3, Competition Winner 2012, selected for group exhibition at Pie Factory,
                    Margate, Kent United Kingdom; Juried by Charlotte Cotton, Diane Smyth, Raphaelle Stopin, &                     Trish Morrissey

2012          Alternative Realities, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury Vermont; Juror Laura Moya

2012          PPAC's 3rd Annual Photography Competition & Exhibition, Philadelphia Photo Arts Center,
                   Philadelphia Pennsylvania; Juried by Natasha Egan & Kathy Ryan

2012          f8, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago Illinois

2012          Voyeurism & Intimacy: The Public/Private Divide in Photography, RayKo Photo Center,
                    San Francisco California; Juror Todd Hido

2011          Relative Exposure, 310 conTEMPORARY Gallery, Chicago Illinois

2010         While In Class..., Woman Made Gallery, Chicago Illinois

2008         Got Adjuncts?, Fifth Street Gallery, Dayton Ohio

2007         The Cline Show, Honorable Mention, Dayton Visual Arts Center, Dayton Ohio

2007         Beyond Exposure, Roesch Gallery, Dayton Ohio.

2007         Horvath: Juried Art Exhibition, Rike Gallery, Dayton Ohio

Selected Publications

2012         "Ground Floor: A Biennial Exhibition of New Art From Chicago," exhibition catalog, introduction                     by Dawoud Bey

2012         "Julie Renée Jones: Strangely Familiar," Projects feature and interview, The British Journal of                     Photography, September 2012

2012         "Portraits of a Middle Class Childhood," Featureshoot, July 2012


2007         University of Dayton, Artist in Residence Summer Program, Dayton Ohio


2013          Fotofilmic'13, ShortList

2012          Albert P. Weisman Award, Columbia College Chicago, Project Completion Grant

2012          Society for Photographic Education Scholarship, Midwest Region; Juror Melanie McWhorter

2011          John Mulvany Scholarship, Columbia College Chicago

2011          Graduate Opportunity Award, Columbia College Chicago

2010          Stuart and Iris Baum Project Completion Grant, Columbia College Chicago

2007          Edwin, Lionel, & Fred Bradmiller Memorial Scholarship, University of Dayton