Artist Resumé

JOY HERNANDEZ

317-997-5933
nothingtofear@hotmail.com

Education

2005             SB in Communication, University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2000-02       Media Arts & Animation, Illinois Institute of Art, Chicago, IL

Gallery Affiliation

Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Awards

2013            Semi-Finals Art Nominee, RAWard, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2004            People’s Choice Award, Kewanee Sesquicentennial Art Show
2004            First Place, Photography, Kewanee Sesquicentennial Art Show
2004            Second Place, Art, Kewanee Sesquicentennial Art Show
2000            Gold Key, (Pastel) Drawing, Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
2000            Second Place, Lane Evans Congressional Art Show
2000            Fourth Place, Lane Evans Congressional Art Show
1999            Gold Key, (Watercolor) Painting, Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
1999            Sixth Place, Lane Evans Congressional Art Show
1998            Fourth Place, Lane Evans Congressional Art Show

Exhibitions

2017             Solo Exhibition, July Featured Artist, TL;DR, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2017             Group Exhibition, Hoosier Women in Art: Politics and Protest, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Group Exhibition, TINY V, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Group Exhibition, Blue Indy, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Group Exhibition, Winged Creatures, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Solo Exhibition, October Featured Artist, Who Glued These Quarters Down?, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Group Exhibition, Soldiers and Sailors, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Group Exhibition, ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2015             Group Exhibition, TINY IV, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2015             Group Exhibition, Black Tie, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Group Exhibition, TINY III, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Group Exhibition, Magnificient Amber, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Group Exhibition, Best Holiday Show EVER, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Group Exhibition, The Super Hero Show!, 3040 Indie Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Group Exhibition, ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Group Exhibition, Frozen Frames, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2013             Group Exhibition, Semi-Finals RAWards Showcase, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2013             Group Exhibition, Kaleidoscope, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2013             Group Exhibition, ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2013             Solo Exhibition, May Featured Artist, Art-opolis 500, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2012             Group Exhibition, Holiday RAWk!, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2012             Group Exhibition, Mad Collab (with Moon Stumpp), 3040 Indie Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2012             Solo Exhibition, March Featured Artist, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2011             Solo Exhibition, March Featured Artist, Windmills and Middletown, The Artist Within, Muncie, IN
2010             Group Exhibitions, each month, Art and Soul by Phoebe Gallery, Muncie, IN
2010             Solo Exhibition, Art at Clowes, Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
2009             Solo Exhibition, Greenwood Public Library, Greenwood, IN

Commissions

2016              “Shinedown,” Private Commission, aerosol on canvas, 48 x 36 in.
2016              “West Lafayette Parks and Rec,” Private Commission, acrylic on board, 12 x 48 in.
2016              “Various Super Hero Signs,” Commission – Hero House Comics.
2015              “Monica’s Angels,” Private Commission, acrylic on paper, 22 x 32 in.
2015              “Rock On,” Private Commission, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 24 in.
2015              “Love You More,” Private Commission, watercolor and ink triptych, 8 x 10 in.
2014              “My Sweet Bamboo,” Private Commission, acrylic and aerosol on canvas,
2014              “Exterminate!,” Private Commission, acrylic and aerosol on canvas, 24 x 18 in.
2014              “Mic Check,” Private Commission, acrylic and aerosol on canvas, 24 x 12 in.
2014              “Blushie,” Private Commission, acrylic on canvas, 30 x 40 in.
2012              “The Motherland,” Private Commission, acrylic and aerosol on canvas, 24 x 32 in.
2012              “The Mentor,” Private Commission, acrylic and aerosol on canvas, 24 x 18 in.
2012              “60 Years of Peppers,” Private Commission, acrylic on canvas, 24 x 30 in.
2011              “The Three Amigos,” Private Commission, acrylic on canvas, 24 x 30 in.
2010              “Just Try to Take It,” Private Commission, acrylic on canvas, 20 x 16 in.

Bibliography

Print Media

Karla D. Romero, “Art Bank & Joy Hernandez,” Eñe, no. 1 (February 2015): 32.
Michael K. “The Art Book Guy” Corbin, “Joy at the Library,” Art for the People, 2011: 180-182

Radio/Television

IndyStyle, Interview, WISH-TV, Indianapolis, IN, March 1, 2012

Website Publications

“First Friday fun, May”, Indianapolis Star, May 5th 2017.
http://www.indystar.com/picture-gallery/life/2017/05/06/first-friday-fun-may/101371052/
Mike Berry, “Headline News program features video from Kewanee,” Kewanee Star Courier, January 3. 2015.
http://www.starcourier.com/article/20150102/NEWS/150109902
Shellie Nelson, “Viral Video: Kewanee gets ‘Happy,'” WQAD.com, August 8, 2014.
http://wqad.com/2014/08/08/viral-video-kewanee-gets-happy/
Katrina Lamansky, “Kewanee named Friendliest Small Town,” WQAD.com, October 12. 2013
http://wqad.com/2013/10/12/kewanee-named-friendliest-small-town/
“Kewanee named Friendliest Small Town in Rand McNally’s ‘Best of the Road’ Contest,” Kewanee Economic Development Corporation, October 11. 2013.
http://kedcorp.org/NewsEvents/NewsArchive/tabid/110/ctl/Detail/mid/463/itemid/83/Default.aspx
Dave Clarke, “KHS grad credits success in art, life to retiring teacher,” Kewanee Star Courier, August 13, 2011.
http://www.starcourier.com/article/20110813/News/308139929
“Joy Hernandez Exhibit ‘Windmills and Middletown’ at Artist Within,” Muncie Downtown: February 28, 2011.
http://munciedowntown.us/site-content/joy-hernandez-exhibit-qwindmills-and-middletownq-at-the-artist-within.html
“Holiday Raw @ Indianapolis: Joy Hernandez,” RAW: Natural Born Artists, December 6th, 2012.

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Related Experience

2017-Present  Founder, President, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2016                 Assistant Painter, Walldog, Marshall Meet, Marshall, IL
2015-Present  President, Indianapolis Downtown Artists and Dealers Association (IDADA), Indianapolis, IN
2013-2016       Gallery Manager, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2013-15            Vice President, Indianapolis Downtown Artists and Dealers Association (IDADA), Indianapolis, IN
2015                 Courtroom Sketch Artist, WISH-TV, Richmond Hills Trial, South Bend, IN
2013-14            Artist Representative, Indianapolis Downtown Artists and Dealers Association (IDADA), Indianapolis, IN
2014                 Assistant Painter, Union City Heritage Mural, Union City, IN
2014                 Assistant Painter, Walldog, Shipshewana Meet, Shipshewana, IN
2013                 Assistant Painter, Walldog, 20th Anniversary Walldogs Meet, Kewanee, IL
2011                 Courtroom Sketch Artist, WISH-TV, Durham Trial, Indianapolis, IN
2009                Courtroom Sketch Artist, WISH-TV, Desmond Turner Trial, Indianapolis, IN