DOLORES JUSTUS RESUME


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Sight Lines, The Degas Gallery, New Orleans, LA. 2017.

Landscape Love, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2017.

Finding Center, Annesdale Park Gallery, Memphis, TN. 2015.

Migration Patterns, Roger D. Malkin Gallery, Greenville Arts Council, Greenville, MS. 2015.

Distillations, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2015.

Coming Up for Air, Catherine Kelleghan Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 2009.

Solo Exhibit, Ft. Smith Arts Center, Ft. Smith, AR. 2006.

Horizon Lines, University of Arkansas, Mullins Library, Fayetteville, AR. 2005.

Essential Elements, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2005.

Common Ground, Durden Gallery, Memphis, TN. 2004.

Natural Selections, Durden Gallery, Memphis, TN. 2003.

Land & Water, River Market Art Space, Little Rock, AR. 2002. 

Truth and Finding: Landscape Conversations, Solo Exhibit, Blue Moon Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2002.

Recent Works, Durden Gallery, Memphis, TN. 2002. 

Color Fields, Hot Springs Arts Center, Hot Springs, AR. 1999. 

Color Fields, River Valley Arts Center, Russellville, AR. 1998. 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

Landscape Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2017.

La Femme: A Treatise on Confluence, Fayetteville Underground Gallery, Fayetteville, AR. 2017.

Spring Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2017.

22nd Anniversary Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2017.

Confluence: An Exhibition of Work by Diana Harvey and Dolores Justus, Annesdale Park Gallery, Memphis, TN. 2016-2017.

Sea & Sky, The Degas Gallery, New Orleans, LA. 2016. 

Summer Show, Annesdale Park Gallery, Memphis, TN. 2016.

Viewpoints, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2016.

Water Works, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2016.

Flower Power, The Degas Gallery, New Orleans, LA. 2015-2016. 

21st Anniversary Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2016.

Best of the South, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2016.

Summer Stars Exhibition, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2015.

Best of the South, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2015.

Southern Landscapes, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2015.

20th Anniversary Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2015.

Summer Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2014.

Southern Women Artists, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2014.

Best of the South, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2015.

Celebration Exhibition, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2014.

July Exhibition - Summer, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2014.

19th Anniversary Show, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2014.

55th Annual Delta Exhibition,  Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR. 2013. 

18th Annual Exhibition, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2013.

65th River Valley Invitational, Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, Fort Smith, AR. 2013

Delta Landscapes - Exhibiting works by Matthew Hasty and Dolores Justus, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2013.

Southern Women Artists, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2013.

The Tree Show, Justus Fine Art Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2013, 2014.

Landscapes, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2012.

Small Works on Paper: 2006-2011 Retrospective, Touring Exhibition sponsored by the Arkansas Arts Council, 2012-2014.

Southern Women Artists, Greg Thompson Fine Art, North Little Rock, AR. 2012.

Interwoven, An Exhibition of the work of Robyn Horn and Dolores Justus, Greg Thompson Fine Art, N. Little Rock, AR. 2011-2012.

Beauty & the Brush, Retrospective Exhibit - Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. 2011.

Beauty & the Brush, Invitational Plein-air Event & Traveling Exhibit - Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. 2010.

Perspectives on Painting, An Exhibition of Three Painters, Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, AR. 2009.
 
Small Works on Paper, Traveling Annual Juried Exhibition presented by the Arkansas Arts Council, 2009. 

A Natural Path, An Exhibition Featuring the Work Cynthia Bowers and Dolores Justus, Justus Fine Art. 2009.

The Best is Yet to Come Exhibit - The Arts Company, Nashville, TN. 2009.

Elemental View, Joint exhibit with Steve Griffith, The Color of Energy Gallery, Dayton, OH. 2008. 

China Pudong - Joint Exhibition of Selected Paintings of American Hot Springs Artists, 2008 Shanghai First International Art and Financial Forum, The Archives and Exhibition Hall Pudong, Shanghai, China. 2008. 

The Color of Love - Paintings to Fall in Love with by Four Women Artists, Catherine Kelleghan Gallery, Atlanta, GA. 2008.  

Small Works on Paper, Traveling Annual Juried Exhibition presented by the Arkansas Arts Council. 2008. 

Beauty & the Brush, Invitational Plein-air Event & Traveling Exhibit - Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. 2008.

Thea Exhibit, Clinton Library, Little Rock, AR. 2007.

Small Works on Paper, Traveling Annual Juried Exhibition presented by the Arkansas Arts Council. 2006. 

Beauty & the Brush, Invitational Plein-air Event & Traveling Exhibit - Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. 2006.

Estes Park Plein Air 2005, Invitational Event & Exhibit, Red Stallion Gallery, Estes Park, CO. 2005.

Beauty & the Brush, Invitational Plein-air Event & Exhibit, Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. 2005.

Flora Bella, Invitational Plein-air Event & Exhibit, Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. 2004.

Capturing the Golden Season, Invitational Plein-air Event & Exhibit Preview, Garvan Woodland Gardens; Exhibit, Blue Moon Gallery, Hot Springs, AR. 2003.

Grand Opening Exhibit Collection, Alluvian Hotel, Greenwood, MS. 2003.

Creators & Collectors Exhibition, Baum Gallery of Fine Art, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR. 2002.

Featured Artist, Chablis Gallery, Placerville, CA. 2002.

Awakenings of a Garden, Garvan Woodland Gardens, Hot Springs, AR. Traveling Exhibition: Hot Springs Convention Center, Fort Smith Art Center, Helena Art Center, and Garvan Woodland Gardens. 2001-2002.

44th Annual Delta Exhibition,  Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR. 2001. 

Art Quest Exhibition, Fort Smith Convention Center, Fort Smith, AR. 2001. 
 
Arkansas Women in the Arts Exhibition, U.S. Senate Building, Offices of Senator Blanche Lincoln, Washington, D.C. 2000-2001.
  
43rd Annual Delta Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR. 2000. 

Little Rock Convention Center Exhibition, Little Rock, AR. 1999. 

Small Works on Paper, Traveling Exhibition, Arkansas Artist's Registry, Little Rock, AR. 1997-1998. 

Mid Southern Watercolorists Annual Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR. 1997,1998. 

Arkansas State Capitol, Little Rock, AR. 1997. 

Mind, Hand and Spirit Exhibition, Arkansas Artists Registry, Little Rock, AR. 1999. 

Featured Artist, Thomas Gallery, Little Rock, AR. 1996, 1998, 1999. 

Mid Southern Watercolorists Exhibition, Arkansas Artist's Registry Gallery, Little Rock, AR. 1996. 

Mid Southern Watercolorists Exhibition, Arkansas Territorial Restoration, Little Rock, AR. 1992, 1995. 

Mid Southern  Watercolorists Member Exhibit, Cantrell Gallery, Little Rock, AR. 1993, 1996. 

16th Annual Arkansas Exhibit, Hot Springs Arts Center, Hot Springs, AR. 1992. 

University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AR. 1987, 1988.

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Southern Lady Magazine, September 2017, image.

Elegant Homes Magazine, Fall/Winter 2017, artwork featured on cover and pg. 19.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, September 1, 2016, article and image.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 13, Issue 3 - 2016 pg. 36, image.

Arkansas Made Magazine, published by Arkansas Times, 2015-2016, pg. 35.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Tri-Lakes Edition,  April 12, 2015, National Exposure by Carol Rolf, 2015, article and image.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 12, Issue 3 - 2015 pg.49, 94, images.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 11, Issue 3 - 2015 pg.50-51, 90, images.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 11, Issue 1 - 2014, pg.56, 102, 122, images.

The Sentinel-Record, July 3, 2014, image. 

Springs Magazine, feature, June 2014, Vol. 22, No. 5.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 10, Issue 3 - 2013, pg.58, 107, images.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 10, Issue 2 - 2013, pg.59, 107, images.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 9, Issue 3 - 2012, pg.77, 144, images.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 8, Issue 2 - 2011, pg.58-59,97, 106, images.

The Sentinel-Record, November 2011, Interwoven, image and article.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 7, Issue 1 - 2009, pg.43,105, images.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 6, Issue 1 - 2008, pg.93, image and quotations.

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 5, Issue 2 - 2007, pg.87, images and quotations.

A Gathering of Artists, Volume I, 2007, book highlighting 13 artists working or exhibiting in Hot Springs, Arkansas; bio and color plates pgs. 51-74.  Introduction by John Villani. 

Art Galleries & Artists of the South,  Volume 4, Issue 3 - 2006, pg.12, images and quotation.

AY Magazine, January 2005, Elements of Nature:  An Arkansas Painter does Justus to Art, interview article and images.

Log Cabin Democrat, March 31 - April 7, 2005, Essential Elements at Justus Gallery, image and article on show.

The Sentinel-Record, September 3, 2004, image and article.

The Sentinel-Record, April 11, 2002, front page image and caption.

L.A. Times, March 31, 2002, Southern Comforts, by Shermakaye Bass.

The Springs Magazine, March 2002, cover feature and story, Blue Moon features Dolores Justus Works - Truth & Finding: Landscape Conversations, p. 3E. 

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, March 3, 2002, Earthy, p. 3E.

Arkansas Times, November 30, 2001, The Art of Collecting, by Leslie Newell Peacock, pgs. 8, 9, 11, 14.  

Art Quest Exhibition Catalog, Fort Smith Convention Center, Fort Smith, AR. 2001.
 
The Sentinel-Record, November 20, 2001, Artists Discuss Works at Community College, photo and article, p. 5B.

The Sentinel-Record, June 23, 2001, image and caption, p. 6A.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, June 10, 2001, The Delta Show, by Paul Greenberg, article, p. 4J.

Perennial in Winter, by Lynn Rice King, 2000, Quintessential Press, cover art. 

The Sentinel-Record, April 23, 2001, Garvan Gardens Inspire Artists, image and article, p. 5B.

The Artist's Magazine, January 2000, How to Get Creative with Paper, color plate and description.
 
200 Great Painting Ideas for Artists, by Carol Katchen, Northlight Books, contributing artist - art plates pages:  11, 12, 71, 114. 

 

SELECTED PUBLIC & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
 
University of Arkansas, Health and Sciences Center, Fort Smith, AR

Arts and Science Center for Southeast Arkansas, Pine Bluff, AR

Iberia Bank, Little Rock, AR

Delta Trust Bank, Little Rock, AR

Alluvian Hotel, Greenwood, MS

St. Joseph’s Mercy Healthcenter (CHI St. Vincent’s), Hot Springs, AR 

CASA Women’s Shelter, Pine Bluff, AR

Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, University of Arkansas Medical Services, Little Rock, AR

UAMS Hospital, Little Rock, AR

CARTI Foundation, Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Center for Health Sciences, Fort Smith, AR

Arkansas Arts Council, Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

 

CURRENT GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Greg Thompson Fine Art, 429 Main Street, North Little Rock, AR  72114 . (501)664-2787
e-mail: info@gregthompsonfineart.com n www.gregthompsonfineart.com

Justus Fine Art Gallery, 827 A Central Avenue, Hot Springs, AR  71901 . (501) 321-2335
e-mail: daj@aristotle.net n www.justusfineart.com

The Degas Gallery, 204 Julia St., Ste. 101, New Orleans, LA 70130 . (504) 826-9744
email: thedegasgallery@gmail.com n www.thedegasgallery.com

 

EDUCATION

B.A. in Fine Art, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1988.

 

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
 
Owner/Designer of Justus Design and Marketing (1989 - present) 
Freelance design business offering graphic design, illustration, product design and development, communication, and marketing services. Business serves a broad range of corporate and private clients.

Owner, Justus Fine Art Gallery (2004 - present)
Fine art gallery showcasing work by established and emerging artists. New exhibits are hung monthly. justusfineart.com

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
 
Arkansas Chapter of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Board Member 2006 - 2011, 2013 - 2017

Hot Springs Area Cultural Alliance, Board Member 2017

Arkansas Artists Registry

Oil Painters of America