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

Full Circle Nine Gallery, Circle City Industrial Complex, Indianapolis, IN

Awards

2020            “Shoot For The Stars,” Court Mural, SWISH, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2020            Welcome Race Fans, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2017            People’s Choice Award, Flava Fresh, Indianapolis, IN
2017            First Place, Prairie Chicken Festival Art Show, Kewanee, IL
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

Solo Exhibitions

2020             Happy Go Lucky–Revisited, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2019             Happy Go Lucky, Clowes Memorial Hall, Indianapolis, IN
2018             August Featured Artist, On, Ever On, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2017             July Featured Artist, TL;DR, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2016             October Featured Artist, Who Glued These Quarters Down?, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2013             May Featured Artist, Art-opolis 500, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2012             March Featured Artist, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2011             March Featured Artist, Windmills and Middletown, The Artist Within, Muncie, IN
2010             Art at Clowes, Clowes Memorial Hall, Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
2009             Greenwood Public Library, Greenwood, IN

Group Exhibitions

2020             Where No Bean Has Gone Before, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2020             Virtual: ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2019             TINY VIII, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2019             Do Millennials Still Like Pink?, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2019             The Button Show, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2019             Hoosier Women in Art: Politics and Protest, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2019             ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2019             QB Curators Fashion, 10West Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2018             Impromptu Prompt, Circle City Industrial Complex, Indianapolis, IN
2019             Flava Fresh Series , Indianapolis, IN
2018             Onyx+East, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2018             TINY VII, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2018             VERSUS, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2018             Flava Fresh Series , Indianapolis, IN
2018             Hoosier Women in Art: Politics and Protest, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2018             Vonnegut, Phoenix Theater , Indianapolis, IN
2017             Flava Fresh Series , Indianapolis, IN
2017             Juried Exhibition, IDADA Membership Exhibition, Indianapolis, IN
2017             Emerald City, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2017             TINY VI, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2017             Hoosier Women in Art: Politics and Protest, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Juried Exhibition, IDADA Membership Exhibition, Indianapolis, IN
2016             TINY V, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Blue Indy, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Winged Creatures, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2016             Soldiers and Sailors, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2016             ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2015             TINY IV, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2015             Black Tie, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2014             TINY III, Gallery 924, Arts Council of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Magnificient Amber, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Best Holiday Show EVER, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2014             The Super Hero Show!, 3040 Indie Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2014             ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2014             Frozen Frames, Art Bank Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2013             Semi-Finals RAWards Showcase, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2013             Kaleidoscope, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2013             ENCOUNTER, Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis, IN
2012             Holiday RAWk!, RAW: Natural Born Artists, Indianapolis, IN
2012             Mad Collab (with Moon Stumpp), 3040 Indie Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2010             Group Exhibitions, each month, Art and Soul by Phoebe Gallery, Muncie, IN

Murals

2021              “Brew Print,” Centerpoint Brewing, Circle City Industrial Complex, Indianapolis,  IN
2021              “All Indy,” WISH-TV, Indianapolis,  IN
2020              “Voyager/Pale Blue Dot/Sounds of Small Creatures” Mural Triptych, Monkey’s Tale, Broad Ripple, Indianapolis,  IN
2020              “Hopeful Creepy Stairs” Mural, (with Matthew Aaron), Circle City Industrial Complex (CCIC), Indianapolis,  IN
2020              “Space Puppies” Mural, Private Residence, Greenwood, IN
2020              “Coca-Cola Throwback” Mural, (with Thomas Washburn), Galva,  IL
2020              “Sinclair Throwback” Mural, (with Thomas Washburn), Galva,  IL
2020              “Lunar Lúz” Mural, Northwest Side (private residence), Indianapolis,  IN
2020              “Window Mural Artist, St’Art Up 317 Window Art”, MK/Milhaus, Indianapolis,  IN
2020              “Godspeed” Mural, Northwest Side (private residence), Indianapolis,  IN
2019/20         “Circle City Broadcasting Logo” Mural Pair, WISH-TV, Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “Bill Meléndez” Mural, Circle City Industrial Complex (CCIC), Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “Space Race” Mural, Circle City Industrial Complex (CCIC), Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “Ganymede” Mural, Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Fountain Square, Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “Jazz-onauts” Mural, Fountain Square (private residence), Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “40&8 Restoration” Mural, Team-up with Thomas Washburn, Kewanee,  IL
2019              “Somewhere” Mural, Fountain Square/Square Cat Alley, Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “Right To Be Here” Mural, Circle City Industrial Complex (CCIC), Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “Louis Schwitzer Mural”, Circle City Industrial Complex (CCIC), Indianapolis,  IN
2019              “St’Art Up 317” Window Art, Milhaus, Indianapolis,  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.

Related Experience

2020                 Assistant Mural Painter, Union City Carriage Manufacturing Mural, Union City, IN
2019                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walldog, Keene Meet, Keene, NH
2018                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walter T. Bailey Mural, Kewanee, IL
2018                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walldog, 25th Anniversary Walldogs Meet, Streator, IL
2018-2020       Contributor, Curious Mix, WFYI 90.1, Indianapolis, IN
2018-Present   Photographer/Reporter, Great Day TV with Patty Spitler, Indianapolis, IN
2017                 Courtroom Sketch Artist, WISH-TV, Brian Kil Trial, Indianapolis, IN
2017                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walldog, Beaver Dam Meet, Beaver Dam, WI
2017-Present   Founder, President, Full Circle Nine Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2016                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walldog, Marshall Meet, Marshall, IL
2015–2017      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 Mural Painter, Union City Heritage Mural, Union City, IN
2014                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walldog, Shipshewana Meet, Shipshewana, IN
2013                 Assistant Mural Painter, Walldog, 20th Anniversary Walldogs Meet, Kewanee, IL
2011-Present   Photographer/Reporter, Pet Pals TV with Patty Spitler, Indianapolis, IN
2011                 Courtroom Sketch Artist, WISH-TV, Durham Trial, Indianapolis, IN
2009                 Courtroom Sketch Artist, WISH-TV, Desmond Turner Trial, Indianapolis, IN

Bibliography

Print Media

• Sarah Bahr, “March Madness Brings Vibrant Art and Energy to Indianapolis,” The New York Times, (March 18, 2021)
• Susan Devilder, “Former Kewaneean uses art background in painting Indianapolis court project,” (March 23, 2021)
• Domenica Bongiovanni, “Your guide to ‘SWISH,’ the outdoor music, murals, and more celebration during March Madness,” (March 11, 2021)
• 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

• “Art and Cultural Experiences Celebrate College Basketball in Indy,” Taylor Bennett, WFYI, Indianapolis, IN, March 15, 2021
• “SWISH Arts and Cultural festival set to kick off Saturday,” Katiera Winfrey, WISH-TV, Indianapolis, IN, March 11, 2021
• “All Indiana Adventures,” Alexis Rogers, WISH-TV, Indianapolis, IN, March 26, 2021
• “‘Selfie stations’ give March Madness fans their photo op,” Rich Nye, WTHR, Indianapolis, IN, March 29, 2021
• 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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