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858
14"x10"x10"
Brass, bone, saxophone parts, embroidered
velvet, glove leather, glass eyes.
Albion (detail)
20”x9”x10”
Antique hardware & pierced silver,
brass, bone, velvet & vestment trim,
steel, glove leather, glass eyes.
Allegro
7”x4”x6”
Antique brass hardware and findings, bone,
brass, silver, glove leather, glass eyes.
Anatole (detail)
16”x6”x10”
Antique hardware and findings, brass,
bone, vestment trim, fish vertebrae,
glove leather, glass eyes.
Benedict
14”x8”x13”
Antique hardware and findings, brass Model T
horns, bone, steel, glove leather, glass eyes.
Carmen
Caro
1.5"x2"x2.5"
Antique brass findings, beads, bone, turtle
shell, glove leather, grommets, glass eyes
Cooper
14"x23"x20"
Antique hardware, chandelier parts and silver
cutwork, brass, cast pewter, cast plastic, glove
leather, glass eyes. Image 14 of 38
Cooper (detail)
14"x23"x20"
Antique hardware, chandelier parts and silver
cutwork, brass, cast pewter, cast plastic, glove
leather, glass eyes. Image 15 of 38
Ezekiel
4”x4”x4”
Antique jewelry findings, brass, silver,
bone, velvet, glove leather, glass eyes  
Helios (detail)
20”x9”x12”
Antique hardware & pierced silver,
brass, bone, velvet & vestment trim,
steel, glove leather, glass eyes.
Isolde
4”x4”x4”
Antique jewelry findings, brass, bone,
velvet, glove leather, glass eyes
Jessica joslin
upcoming events
10.07-11.20
Cute & Creepy, FSU Museum Of Fine Arts10.XX-11.XX
25th Anniversary Exhibition, La Luz de Jesus Gallery

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010 Hybrids, La Luz de Jesus, Los Angeles, CA
Brass & Bone, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2009 Clockwork Circus, Billy Shire Fine Arts, Culver City, CA
2008 Curiosa, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2006 The Brass Menagerie, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Art Chicago 2006, Project Space #D105, Represented by Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2005 Aves & Mammalia, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2003 Cabinet of Curiosities, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2002 Bestiary, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999 Toothsome Beauty and Monkeyshines, Lyons Wier Packer Gallery, Chicago, IL
1998 Strange Nature, Aron Packer Gallery at Gary Marks, Chicago, IL
1995 Come Closer, Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011 In the Trees: Twin Peaks 20th Anniversary Exhibit, Los Angeles, CA
Cojoined in 3D, Curated by Chet Zar, Copro Gallery. Santa Monica, CA
25th Anniversary Exhibition, Lisa Sette Gallery. Scottsdale, AZ
Old Souls (Reincarnated Objects) Wexler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Lush Life, Roq la Rue Gallery. Seattle, WA
Cute & Creepy, Curated by Carrie Anne Baade FSU Museum of Fine Arts. Florida
25th Anniversary Exhibition, La Luz de Jesus Gallery. Los Angeles, CA
2010 Rogue Taxidermy Show, Billy Shire Fine Arts, Hollywood CA
Lowbrow Tarot Project, Billy Shire Fine Arts, Hollywood CA
Summer Group Exhibition, Joshus Liner Gallery, NYC
2009 Art Miami, Represented by Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Monster? Curated by Travis Louie. Copro Gallery. Santa Monica, CA
Everything is Illuminated: Revealing the Back Room, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Natural Beauty, Mondo Bizzarro Gallery, Rome, Italy
2008 Locked & Loaded, Josh Liner Gallery, New York, NY
Spring Selection, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2007 Literartistry, Corey Helford Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006 20th Anniversary Show, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
UP, Lineage Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Finalist exhibition: The Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, South Australian Museum, Adelaide, Australia
2005 Spring Selection, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2004 Tauromaquia: The Art of the Bullfight, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Obsessions, Compulsions, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Finalist exhibition: The Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize,
South Australian Museum, Adelaide, Australia
Everything but the Kitschen Sync, La Luz de Jesus Gallery,  
Los Angeles, CA
2003 Art Chicago 2003, Represented by Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Uncommercial Art by Commercial Artists, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Garden of Compassion, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2002 Art Chicago 2002, Represented by Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Spring Selection, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Framing the Wild: Animals on Display, National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, WY and The University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie, WY
Uncommercial Art by Commercial Artists, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  
2001 Snow Globe Invitational, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chicago, IL
Small Pleasures, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chicago, IL
Something Old, Something New, Lyons Wier Gallery, New York, NY
2000 S.O.F.A. New York 2000, New York, NY
Represented by Lyons Wier Packer Gallery, Chicago, IL
ArtLink @ Sotheby’s 2000, Tel-Aviv, Chicago and Vienna
1999 The Bug Show, Aron Packer Gallery at Yello, Chicago, IL
1998 Consumptive Pleasures, Aron Packer Gallery at Gary Marks, Chicago, IL
Around the Coyote, Chicago, IL
1996 S.O.F.A Chicago 1996, Represented by Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL
1995 S.O.F.A Chicago 1995, Represented by Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL
1994 New Talent II, Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

PUBLICATIONS

2011 Women From the Underground: Art: Cultural Innovators Speak for Themselves. By: Zora Von Burden. Paperback. Feature interview.
2010 Dark Beauty Magazine, (USA) Issue #3. Interview. pp. 6-9.   
Gothic Beauty Magazine, (USA) Issue #30. Interview.   
Studio Visit Magazine, (USA) Volume 8. Interview.
International Tattoo Art Magazine, (USA) May Issue. Animal Alchemist, pp. 52-58.  
2009 MyNameIs Magazine, (UK) Issue #5, Interview. pp. 78-95
Dangerous Ink Magazine, (UK) Issue #2, Interview. pp. 38-47
Antennae Magazine, (UK) Jessica Joslin: Myth and Magic, Article and Interview. pp. 88-98
High Fructose Magazine, (USA) Vol. #10, Book review. p.102
Bizarre Magazine, (UK) Vol. 149, Interview. pp.76-80
The Columbia Chronicle, Vol. 45 #5. Article. P.17, 20-21
Studio Visit Magazine, (USA) Article
2008 Strange Nature, Monograph by Jessica Joslin. Hardbound. 152 pp., 140 full-color plates.  
Coilhouse Magazine, (USA) Interview. Issue #1, pp. 42-51
Metalsmith Magazine, (USA) Review. Volume 27, Number 5, Review, p. 54
Weird Tales Magazine, (USA) Article, Sept./Oct. Issue pp.10-11.
Stretching Canvas, (USA) Article.
Craft Magazine, (USA) Article, Issue #9 p.21
Kult Magazine, (Italy) Article. October Issue, pp.118-119
Muse Magazine, (Italy) Article.
2007 Dazed & Confused, (UK) Feature Editorial, Fancy, Chris Strong, January Issue. pp. 134-137
Stina Magazine, (Iceland) Cover Image and Article, October Issue, pp. 46-49  
DIF Magazine, (Portugal), Feature Interview, February Issue
MUSE Worldstyle Magazine, (Italy), Article, February Issue
Refused Magazine, (USA) Article, pp. 23-24
2006 Le Magazine, (Russia) Cover and Feature Article, Maria Sazonova, Issue #20, pp.52-53
Metal Magazine, (Spain) Feature Interview, Issue #3, pp.16-18
Drome Magazine, (Italy) The Animal Issue: Drome #8
Animal Magazine, (USA) Feature Interview, Issue #7, pp.76-79
Bizarre Magazine, (UK) Article, June Issue, p. 36
Phirebrush, (USA) Feature Interview with Jared Joslin, Interview #36
Webesteem Art & Design Magazine, (Poland) Feature Interview, Issue #15, January 15  
Irie Radio, Rude Awakening Show, Interview, January 26
2005 Scottsdale Republic, Artist Finds Happy Medium, Roberta Burnett, February 24, p.S3
2004 Shade Magazine, Tauromaquia, The Art of the Bullfight, Robert S. Curry, August/September
Lisa Sette Gallery Journal, Cover & Article, Fall Issue, 2004/2005
2003 Arizona Foothills Magazine, The Contemporary Art Invasion, pp. 196-205
Phoenix New Times, Surreal World, Deborah Sussman Susser, January 9
Arizona Republic, Skeleton Crew, John Villani, January 9
2002 Juxtapoz, Sept./Oct. #40, Juxtapoz Gallery, p.40
Artscope.net, Jessica Joslin: Bestiary, Review, G. Jurek Polanski
The Artist’s Magazine, December 2002, Art Competition, third place, Experimental category, p.43
2000 Channel 5 News, Morning Show, Interview for Artlink @ Sotheby’s 2000, January 18
1999 The Jerusalem Post, December 26, Feature article
1998 Crain’s Chicago Business, Found Antiques Make for Whimsical Art Pieces, May 7, Issue 9, Vol. XXXVI
1998 Chicago Tribune, Pick of the Week, April 12, Section 15, page 2
Chicago Reader, April 3, Section 2, page 21
1994 Chicago Reader, August 26, Section 2, page 1

EDUCATION

1993 Bachelor of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1991 Studio Art Centers International, Oxford Polytechnic, Oxford, England
Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy
1989 Parsons School of Design, New York
Hybrids 2010
Brass and Bone 2010
Phineas
10"x5"x8"
Antique brass hardware and findings,
silver teapot spout, glove leather, cast
and painted plastic, glass eyes
Rudolph detail
17"x10"x13"
Antique hardware and findings, brass horn,
bone, antlers, beads, silver, vestment trim,
glove leather, glass eyes  
Ziggy detail
9"x8"x9"
Antique brass hardware and findings,
painted wood, brass, silver, bone, beads,
chain, glove leather, glass eyes
Cedric
17"x18x12" - Mounted (10"x4"14")
Brass, bone, velvet, antique hardware
and lamp fittings
upcoming events

10.07-11.20
Cute & Creepy, FSU Museum Of Fine Arts

10.XX-11.XX
25th Anniversary Exhibition, La Luz de Jesus Gallery