Jacqueline Bell Johnson

Premiere DateJun 25, 2019
00:00 Introduction
00:39 Jacqueline Bell Johnson
01:49 Plastic Love Divino Niño
05:45 Training in Craft
12:45 Site Specific Work
19:24 Sustaining Practice Post Grad School
34:12 Writing Artist Statements
40:27 Get Me To Heaven Air Review
44:27 Outro
44:49 Finish

Jacqueline Bell Johnson is a California-based artist whose work explores the intersection of organic and architectural structures, by utilizing repetition of form and craft processes, with an undercurrent of feminism and the feminine experience.

Jacqueline holds a BFA from California College of the Arts, and a MFA from Claremont Graduate University. Exhibitions of note include Deflated/Defeated at Human Resources, Man Made at the Brand Library, and Starburst at Cerritos College.

Bell Johnson currently serves as adjunct faculty at both Crafton Hills College and Norco College, and writes for the publication Art and Cake.

All images courtesy of the artist

Vitruvian Man
Dyed Muslin, Wood, Rope
18 ft H x 25 ft W x 30 ft D

Part of the Window Dressing Exhibition Series at Cerritos College Art Gallery, curated by James MacDevitt
Cheesecloth, dye, steel hardware

This is a detail shot at dusk that catches the reflections in the class, superimposing them over the installation

Broken Sails Become Cocoons, Daylight shot
Steel, nylon pallet strapping, colored lights

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