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Featured here are art quilts designed by textile artist Jean M. Judd and a listing of where they have been exhibited across the US. Most of these shows and exhibits required the work to be juried into the show so I am very proud of the fact that my work "made the cut" and was selected by each juror. Listing is in alphabetical order by title of artwork.

Abstract Textures 1.1 (c)2014, Jean M. Judd, NSA Textile Artist & Author

Abstract Textures 1.1 - (c) 2011-2014 - Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Painted Textile - 27" x 41.75" (69 x 107cm)

--ARTnews Magazine, Summer 2014, page 110. Artist Directory.

--Xanadu Gallery Catalog, May 2014, page 11.

Abstract Textures 1.2 (c)2011-2014, Jean M. Judd NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Abstract Textures 1.2 (vertical) - (c) 2011-2014 - Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Painted Textile - 34" x 42" (86 x 107cm)

--Xanadu Gallery Art Catalogue, July 2014, page 29.

Art Deco #1 (2009), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

 Art Deco #1 -  27"x 30" (68.5 x 76cm)  (c) 2008-2009 Hand Stitched Thread on Commercial Textile

-13th Annual Lines Into Shapes Art Exhibition and Sale in Estes Park, CO at the Art Center. September 18 to October 4, 2009. This exhibit includes art of all media. Artists reception September 18th, 2009 from 5 to 7pm.

-Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, Wisconsin. May 3 to June 25, 2010.

-The Minnesota Textile Center exhibition Focal Point in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit also includes: Stained Glass Mosaic #1. The exhibit ran from February 23, 2012 and through March 17, 2012.

-American Art Collector Magazine, May 2013, page 96. Xanadu Gallery feature.

-Xanadu Gallery Catalog, March 2014, page 19.

Art Deco #2 (2009), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Art Deco #2  12"x12" (c) 2008-2009   **SOLD**  Images by Carolyn Collection, Woodridge, IL

--This piece is a diminitive 12"x12". It is densely hand quilted with tiny stitches alternating direction in each small division. The wide binding is made from hand dyed fabrics created by the artist. It blends perfectly with the commercial fabrics in the body of the piece.
This piece was up for auction on the Studio Art Quilt Associates web site September 10, 2009. This is a reverse auction and features many art quilts from some of the biggest names in the art quilt world. Here is a link to visit the SAQA website and see all the wonderful pieces that will be available. The work can be seen on Facebook by searching for Studio Art Quilt Associates.
Select pieces, including this one, were on view at the International Quilt Festival (IQF) Chicago April 17-19, 2009 in the Studio Art Quilt Associates booth. The IQF is in Rosemont, Illinois at the Donald E. Stephens Center.

--Art Deco #2 was also be included in the showing of 83 art quilts for the upcoming auction at the Art & Excellence Conference of SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) in Athens, Ohio from May 21 through 24, 2009.
These pieces then traveled to Long Beach, California for the International Quilt Festival (IQF) held July 23-26, 2009.

Each piece will be 12"x12". This is a great opportunity to acquire a wonderful piece of art to add to your collection or to start a collection of fiber artwork. **228 textile artworks sold, raising over $47,350. 

Autumn Charm (1995), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Autumn Charm - 24.25"x 15.5" (61 x 38cm)  (c) 1995 SOLD

--Juried into Not Your Grandmothers Quilt Show at the Elk River Art Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota. Exhibit dates July 9, 2009 to August 29, 2009.

Blue Angel (2009), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Blue Angel - 36" x 36" (91.5 x 91.5cm) (c) 2004-2009 Hand Stitched Thread on Commercial Textile

--World Quilt Show XIII – New England in Manchester, NH, August 13-16, 2009.

Butterflies in the Dark (2008), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Butterflies in the Dark  -  36"x 36" (91.5 x 91.5cm) (c) 2004-2008 Hand Stitched Thread on Commercial Textile

--Community Art Exhibition, Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, WI. March 17, 2009 to June 2009.

--Included in the 2009 Annual Juried Art Competition at the South Arkansas Arts Center in El Dorado, Arkansas. The exhibition was from July 2-30, 2009 and featured 2D and 3D fine art media. The juror for this exhibition is Alfred J. Walker, art broker and gallery owner of Walker-Cunningham Gallery in Boston, MA.

--Art Quilts at the Tamarack, White Bear Lake, MN: October 25 to November 30, 2010. Featuring Butterflies in the Dark. Opening reception at the Tamarack Nature Center is November 5, 2010.

--ERAAA (Elk River Area Art Alliance) 2011 Member Art Exhibition at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River, Minnesota. September 19 to November 3, 2011.

Choir of Angels Tapestry (c) 2005, Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist & Author

Choir of Angels Tapestry (Wyoming Valley #1) - 81"x 81" (206 x 206cm) (c) 2002-2005 Hand Stitched Thread on Commercial Textile

--26th Annual Minnesota Quilters Show in Rochester, Minnesota at the Mayo Civic Center: June 10 - 12, 2004.
--37th Annual NQA Quilt Show, Columbus, OH: June 8-10, 2006.
--2006 AQS Nashville Quilt Exposition, Nashville, TN: Aug 23-26, 2006.
--Quilt Expo, Madison, WI: Sept 14-16, 2006.
--Quilts=Art=Quilts, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, New York. November 4, 2006 through January 7, 2007. Awarded the Catherine Hastedt Award for Hand Workmanship on November 4, 2006 at the Presentation & Awards Banquet.
--Sacred Threads 2007, Reynoldsburg High School, 6699 E Livingston Avenue, Reynoldsburg, OH. June 16-30, 2007. A Quilt Exhibition Connecting Quilting and the Spiritual Life.***4 page Feature article in the July/August 2007 Quilters Newsletter Magazine.
--World Quilt Show XI - New England in Manchester, NH. August 16-19, 2007.
--Elk River Arts Alliance Main Street Gallery “Members Show” June 18 to July 4th, 2009 in Elk River, Minnesota at 716 Main Street.

-The Wichita Center for the Arts has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the National Fiber Directions Exhibition 2013. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Choir of Angel Tapestry and Flaming Grapes.

Exhibit juror Pauline Verbeek-Cowart, Chair of the Fiber program at Kansas City Art Institute, has selected a diverse range of artworks from the artists’ submissions. The exhibit opened on April 5, 2013 and was open through May 19, 2013. The artist reception and awards presentation was on April 5, 2013 from 5pm to 7pm at the Wichita Center for the Arts. The address for the exhibition is:
Wichita Center for the Arts
9112 East Central
Wichita, KS 67206
Visit the Wichita Center for the Arts web site, http://www.wcfta.com/UpcomingExhibitions.html for more information about the center, exhibition, etc.

-Inter-County Leader, Frederic, Wisconsin, April 17, 2013, page 3b. Article: Local artist has artworks exhibitions in four states. Image of Choir of Angels Tapestry art quilt.

Contaminated Water #1 (2010), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Contaminated Water #1 - 20" x 42" (51 x 107cm) (c) 2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile

--Northern National Fine Art Competition at the Nicolet College Art Gallery in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. Juror is Larry McNeil of Boise State College. Exhibition dates are July 27 to September 10, 2010. ** Won one of four NNAC Donor awards.**

--Featured in the ARTnews Magazine, Summer 2010 issue, page 139, in the Artist Directory.

--Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild Show, Siren, WI: October 9-10, 2010. General exhibit quilt.

--Mesa Contemporary Arts’ 32nd Annual Contemporary Crafts exhibition in Mesa, Arizona at the Mesa Arts Center: January 21 – March 20, 2011. Juror of the exhibition was Perry Price, Assistant Curator of Exhibitions and Collections at the Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts. Mr. Price selected 47 artworks by 37 artists out of 287 artworks submitted for consideration. The opening reception was January 21, 2011 from 6 to 8pm at the Mesa Arts Center, 1 East Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85211.

--Professional Fine Art Network (pFAn) Featured Artist profile, March 2011.

--Wichita National All Media Craft Exhibition 2011 at the Wichita Center for the Arts in Wichita, Kansas August 26 through October 16, 2011. The artist reception and awards presentation was August 26, 2011. Juror for the exhibit was Chris Stanley, Distinguished Professor of the Ceramic Arts at Penn State University. For more information, visit the Wichita Center for the Arts web site here.

--Selected for the new book by Dr. Sandra Sider, THE STUDIO QUILT, No.6: STATE OF THE ART. This publication features 60 studio quilt artists and is available for purchase on Amazon starting in November of 2011. Contaminated Water #1 is featured on page 10.

--The Elk River Area Arts Alliance has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Arts in Harmony 2012 International Juried Art exhibition. Contaminated Water #1  (shown above) is one of two pieces juried into this exhibition. This is Judd’s fifth time being included in this prestigious exhibition. The pieces will be displayed in a vertical orientation for this exhibition.
Exhibit juror Peter Spooner, Curator of the Tweed Museum of Art at the University of Minnesota – Duluth has selected 161 artworks from a submission pool of 570. The exhibit opened on February 6, 2012 and ran through March 29, 2012.
This exhibition is the largest juried fine art exhibition in the state of Minnesota and is in its 17th year. Visit the Arts Alliance web site, http://www.elkriverart.org for more information about the organization, exhibitions, etc. Exhibition Director was Mr. Robert Meyer.

--Contaminated Water #1, #2 and #3 along with Scribble #1, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2 are also included in an art exhibition to be shown on an electronic billboard in Detroit, Michigan. The six artworks will be part of a larger display of work by various artists from across the country as well as international artist. Images will rotate on the electronic billboard. May 28 to June 24, 2012 you can see the "Digital Art Billboard" at this location: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/detroit.html A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.

--Detail image is featured in the ARTnews magazine, Summer 2012 issue, page 139 in the Artist Directory.

Contaminated Water #2 (Pond Scum) (2010) Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Contaminated Water #2 (Pond Scum) - 15" x 42" (38 x107cm) (c) 2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile

-- Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild Show, Siren, WI: October 9-10, 2010. General exhibit quilt.

--Professional Fine Art Network (pFAn) Featured Artist profile, March 2011.

--Midland Arts Association 2011 Spring Juried Art exhibition to be held at the Museum of the Southwest in Midland, Texas. Her artwork, Contaminated Water #2 (Pond Scum), is one of the artworks selected for the exhibit. The juror for the exhibition was illustrator Leslie D’Allesandro Hawes of Midland, Texas and Tucson, Arizona.  This program is partially supported by the Texas Commission on the Arts and the Arts Assembly of Midland. The exhibition will feature 74 artworks selected from a submisssion pool of 257 pieces. The exhibition opens on March 10, 2011 with an opening reception and awards presentation.of over $4,000 in monetary awards to exhibiting artists. **This artwork won one of 23 Juror Awards presented at the opening reception.**  The exhibition closes on April 10, 2011. The address of the facility is the Museum of the Southwest, 1705 West Missouri Avenue, Midland, Texas  79701. Visit the museum’s web site, http://www.museumsw.org/  for more information about the exhibitions or call 432-683-2882.

--American Art Collector Magazine, August 2011, page 53. Xanadu Gallery feature.

--The Elk River Area Arts Alliance has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Arts in Harmony 2012 International Juried Art exhibition. This is Judd’s fifth time being included in this prestigious exhibition. The two pieces will be displayed in a vertical orientation for this exhibition. **Contaminated Water #2: Pond Scum won an Award of Excellence at the opening reception as well as a Member Award sponsored by the Arts Alliance Gallery.**
Exhibit juror Peter Spooner, Curator of the Tweed Museum of Art at the University of Minnesota – Duluth has selected 161 artworks from a submission pool of 570. The exhibit opened on February 6, 2012 and ran through March 29, 2012.
This exhibition is the largest juried fine art exhibition in the state of Minnesota and is in its 17th year.

--Billboard Art Project 2012 in Detroit, Michigan from May 28 to June 24, 2012. This is a feature exhibit on a electronic billboard that runs 24/7 showcasing artwork by artists from across the US as well as internationally. Textile artwork from Ms. Judd includes: Contaminated Water #1, Contaminated Water #2: Pond Scum, Contaminated Water #3: Sludge, Scribble #1: Dream Weaver, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2: White Noise. In order to fit the parameters of the billboard, the artwork that is displayed is usally a detail image, not the entire piece. Full information about the exhibit including list of artists, approximate display times and the history of the project can be found here. A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.

--The Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery in Tallahassee, Florida has selected for inclusion in the Pinnacle 2012 National Juried Art Competition: Contaminated Water #2: Pond Scum (detail shown above). This exhibit was open to artists residing in United States, working in 2 and 3-dimensional mediums. Artworks were selected from a pool of submissions by exhibit juror Steven Bernard Jones. The exhibition opened on September 7, 2012 and was open through September 28, 2012. The artist reception and awards presentation was on September 7, 2012 from 6 to 8pm. The address of the gallery is:
Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery
1630 Pinder Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
Visit the gallery web site at http://www.famuart.com/fostertannergallery.htm for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 850-599-8755 to speak to Aja Roache, Gallery Coordinator.

--The National Society of Artists (NSA) has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in 29th Annual Juried National Show Exhibition hosted by the Brazosport Art League. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #2: Pond Scum. The exhibit presented a review of art in all media including photography and computer-generated art by artists across the United States.

Exhibit juror Chuck Rawle selected artworks for inclusion from a wide range of fine art pieces submitted for consideration. The exhibit opened on September 21, 2013 at the Brazosport Art League in Clute, Texas and was open through October 31, 2013. The artist reception and awards presentation was September 21, 2013 from 3:00pm to 5:30pm. The address for the exhibition was:
Brazosport Art League
400 College Blvd
Clute, TX 77531
Visit the National Society of Artists web site http://www.nsartists.org for more information about the organization and exhibition or the Brazosport web site at http://www.bcfas.org/ .

--The Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens, Ohio has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the Art We Use National Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #2: Pond Scum and Flaming Grapes.  

This is a new national juried exhibition of OBJECTS, with a broad base of media – works in wood, clay, metal, glass, paper, and fiber. Exhibit jurors: Craig Nutt, Director of Programs for CERF+; Jennifer Poellot Harnetty, editor of ceramicartsdaily.org; and Paul W. Richelson, chief curator Mobile Museum of Art, selected sixty-nine (69) artists for the exhibition.

There will be 128 artworks to view during the exhibit run. The exhibition opens on June 20, 2014 and is open through September 1, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation of over $10,000 in awards is on June 20, 2014.

The address of the arts center is:
Dairy Barn Arts Center
8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH   45701  

Visit the Dairy Barn Arts Center’s web site at (http://www.dairybarn.org) for more information about the exhibition and arts center or call 740-592-4981 to speak to Courtney Kessel, Exhibition and Events Coordinator.

Contaminated Water #3 (Sludge) (2010), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Contaminated Water #3 (Sludge) - 15"x 42" (38 x 107cm) (c) 2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile

--Professional Fine Art Network (pFAn) Featured Artist profile, March 2011.

--Arts in Harmony 2011: 16th Annual International Fine Art Exhibition at the Sherburne County Government Center, Elk River, Minnesota: February 7, 2011 to March 24, 2011.  The jurors for the exhibition were Lyndell King, director and chief curator at the Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota, and Barbara Schultz, developer of Minneapolis College of Art and Design’s (MCAD) current comic art curriculum and MCAD’s Distant Learning comic art courses. They selected 220 artworks from a pool of 855. The opening reception and awards presentation was February 13, 2011 from 1 to 3:30pm. Over $10,000 in awards will be presented along with a jurors' presentation on the selection process. The Arts Alliance web site has more information about the exhibition as well as the organization.

--The Midland Arts Association 2012 Spring Juried Art exhibition held at the Museum of the Southwest in Midland, Texas. Exhibit juror Robert Jessop, Professor in the College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North Texas, has selected 73 artworks from a submission pool of 213 pieces. Mediums included in the jury pool were oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed media, fabric, drawing, print making, photography, pastel and 3 dimensional artwork. The exhibit opened on March 29, 2012 and was open through April, 2012. An artist reception and awards presentation was March 29, 2012 from 7 to 9pm. Visit the Midland Arts Association for the list of accepted artists http://www.midlandartsassociation.org/ and the museum’s web site, http://www.museumsw.org/ for more information.

--Contaminated Water #1, #2 and #3 along with Scribble #1, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2 are also included in an art exhibition to be shown on an electronic billboard in Detroit, Michigan. The six artworks will be part of a larger display of work by various artists from across the country as well as international artist. Images will rotate on the electronic billboard. May 28 to June 24, 2012 you can see the "Digital Art Billboard" at this location: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/detroit.html A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.

--The Women’s Caucus for Art of Georgia and Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Material Witness Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #3: Sludge.  The exhibit will present a review of our times as expressed by women artists across the United States.

Exhibit jurors Lisa Alembik, Lynn Marshall-Linnemeier, and Marcia Wood selected artworks for inclusion from a wide range of fine art pieces submitted for consideration. The submission pool included two or three-dimensional works, video, installation, and performance. The exhibit opened on September 26, 2013 at the Dalton Galleries and was open through November 15, 2013. The address for the exhibition is:
Agnes Scott College
Dalton Galleries
Dana Fine Arts Building
141 East College Avenue
Decatur, GA   30030
Visit the Women’s Caucus for Art of Georgia web site http://www.wcaga.org  for more information about the exhibition and organization.


           Contaminated Water #1, #2: Pond Scum, and #3: Sludge

--The above three artworks are featured on the American Craft Council blog special section "Why I Make" November 17, 2011. Read Jean Judd's guest post Why I Make: An Unconscious Reflex here.

--These textile artworks shown above along with Scribble #1, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2 are also included in an art exhibition to be shown on an electronic billboard in Detroit, Michigan. The six artworks will be part of a larger display of work by various artists from across the country as well as international artist. Images will rotate on the electronic billboard. May 28 to June 24, 2012 you can see the "Digital Art Billboard" at this location: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/detroit.html A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.


Contaminated Water #4: Through the Fence - (c) 2010-2012 - Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile - 42"x39.5" (107x100cm)

--Xanadu Gallery Catalog, March 2013, page 12. Features Contaminated Water #4: Through the Fence.

--Midland Arts Association 2013 Spring Juried Art exhibition held at the Museum of the Southwest in Midland, Texas. Her artwork, Contaminated Water #4: Through the Fence and Diamond #3: Block on a Rock, were two of the artworks selected for the exhibit. The exhibition featured 75 pieces selected from a submission pool of 243 artworks.
The juror for the exhibition was Michael R. Grauer, Curator of Art at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum in Canyon, Texas. Oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed media, fabric, drawing, print making, photography, pastel, and 3 dimensional artwork were submitted for consideration.

The exhibition opened on March 28, 2013. An opening reception and awards presentation were on March 28, 2013 from 6 to 8 pm. Over $4,000 in monetary awards were given to exhibiting artists. The exhibition closed on April 28, 2013.

The address of the facility is:
Museum of the Southwest
1705 West Missouri Avenue
Midland, Texas 79701.

Visit the Midland Arts Association web site http://www.midlandartsassociation.org/ and the museum’s web site, http://www.museumsw.org/ for more information about the exhibition or call 432-683-2882.

--K Space Contemporary has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in Third Coast National exhibition in Corpus Christi, Texas. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #4: Through the Fence.

Exhibit juror Andy Coolquitt has selected 45 artworks for inclusion from a pool of 525 fine art pieces submitted for consideration. The exhibit opens on September 6, 2013 at the K Space Contemporary Gallery in Corpus Christi, Texas and is open through October 18, 2013. The opening reception is September 6, 2013 from 5:30pm to 9:00pm. On September 7, 2013 there will be a Juror Lecture by Andy Coolquitt starting at 10am. The address for the exhibition is:

K Space Contemporary
415D Starr Street
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401

Visit the K Space Contemporary web site http://www.kspacecontemporary.org for more information about the organization and exhibition or contact the director, Michelle Smythe at 361-887-6834.


Contaminated Water #5: Mutated Sand Dollars, Rusted Fish - (c) 2012 Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile

--The Nicolet Art Gallery at Nicolet College in Rhinelander, Wisconsin has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 27th Annual Northern National Art Competition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit: Contaminated Water #5: Mutated Sand Dollars, Rusted Fish.  

This is annual national juried exhibition of 2D fine arts media including photography and mixed media work. Exhibit juror, Linda Benedict-Jones, Adjunct Professor at Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania has selected 87 artworks from a pool of 512 for the exhibition.   The exhibition opens on July 22, 2014 and is open through September 12, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation by the juror is on July 22, 2014 at 5pm.

The address of the gallery is:
Nicolet College Art Gallery
5364 College Drive
Rhinelander, WI 54501  

Visit the Nicolet College Art Gallery web site at (http://www.nicoletcollege.edu/about/creative-arts-series/art-gallery/) for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 715-365-4556 to speak to Katherine Ralph, gallery director.

--The Academy of Fine Arts in Lynchburg, Virginia has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the 2013 Academy of Fine Arts Annual National Juried Art Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #5: Mutated Sand Dollars, Rusted Fish.

Exhibit juror David Dodge Lewis, Barger-Barclay Professor of Fine Arts at Hampden-Sydney College, has selected 50 artworks from the 390 artists’ submissions of paintings, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, fiber, glass, ceramics, wood, metal, and mixed media artworks. The exhibit opens on April 5, 2013 and is open through April 27, 2013. The artist reception and awards presentation is on April 5, 2013 from 5pm to 8pm with the juror’s talk at 5:30pm at the Academy of Fine Arts. The address for the exhibition is:

Academy of Fine Arts
600 Main Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504

Visit the Academy of Fine Arts web site http://www.academyfinearts.com/ for more information about the center, exhibition, etc. Contact Exhibitions Curator, Ted Batt at 434-528-5841

-- ARTnews Magazine, March 2013, page 109. Artist Directory


Contaminated Water #6: Suspended Particles - (c) 2010-2011 - Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile -42.5"x43.25" (107x109cm)

-Inter-County Leader, Frederic, Wisconsin, April 17, 2013, page 3b. Article: Local artist has artworks exhibitions in four states. Image of Contaminated Water #6: Suspended Particles art quilt.

-The Art League of Hilton Head on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Art League of Hilton Head’s 2013 Biennale National Juried Art Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #6: Suspended Particles.

Exhibit juror Paul E. Matheny, III, Chief Curator of Art at South Carolina State Museum, has selected 95 artworks from the 330 artists’ submissions of paintings, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, photography, and mixed media artworks. The exhibit opened on May 4, 2013 and was open through June 1, 2013. The artist reception and juror awards presentation was on May 3, 2013 from 5pm to 7pm at the Walter Greer Gallery. ** Won Third Place in Mixed Media category at the artist reception. ** The address for the exhibition is:

Walter Greer Gallery
Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
14 Shelter Cove Lane
Hilton Head Island, SC 29925

Visit the Art League of Hilton Head’s web site http://www.artleaguehhi.org for more information about the center, exhibition, etc. or contact Biennale Coordinator, Cindy Chiappetta, at 843-681-5060.

--The Octagon Center for the Arts has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the 46th All Media 2014 Art exhibition. The exhibition was open to all media and methods including but not limited to: clay, fiber, paper, glass, metal, wood, painting, collage, photography, and electronic based works. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #6: Suspended Particles.  

Exhibit juror Christina Chang, Curator of Engagement at the Minnesota Museum of American Art, has selected 64 artworks from a submission pool of 360 artworks. The exhibit opened on January 24, 2014 and was open through April 5, 2014. The opening reception was on January 24, 2014 from 5:30 to 7:30pm. The address for the exhibition was:

Octagon Center for the Arts
427 Douglas Avenue
Ames, IA   50010

Visit the Octagon Center for the Arts web site, http://www.octagonarts.org/  for more information about the center, exhibitions, etc.  Exhibition Manager Kristin Roach and Executive Director Heather Johnson can be reached at 515-232-5331.

CW#7: Lily Pads (c)2011-2013, Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist & Author

Contaminated Water #7: Lily Pads - (c) 2011-2013 - Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile - 26" x 41.75" (66x107cm)

- Xanadu Gallery Art Catalogue, July 2013, page 37.

- ARTnews Magazine, Summer 2013 issue, page 126. Artist Directory. One of fifteen featured artists.

- American Art Collector, November 2013 issue, page 60. Xanadu Gallery feature.

Contaminated Water #8: Water Spider (c)2013, Jean M. Judd, NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Contaminated Water #8: Water Spider - (c) 2011-2013 - Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile - 28.25"x 41.75" (71x107cm)

- Xanadu Gallery Catalog, September 2013, page 31.

-The Elk River Area Arts Alliance has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Arts in Harmony 2014 International Juried Art exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #8: Water Spider.  This is Judd’s seventh year being included in this prestigious exhibition.

Exhibit juror Curt Pederson, Curator of Exhibits and Collections at the American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis has selected artworks from one of the largest submission pools ever received. The exhibit opens on February 3, 2014 and is open through March 27, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation (over $10,000) is on February 9, 2014 from 1 to 3:30pm. The address for the exhibition is:

Sherburne County Government Center
13880 US Highway 10
Elk River, Minnesota 55330

This exhibition is the largest juried fine art exhibition in the state of Minnesota and is in its 19th year. Visit the Arts Alliance web site, http://www.elkriverart.org  for more information about the organization, exhibitions, etc.  Exhibition Director is Mr. Robert Meyer.

-**One of 30 pieces selected for the 2014 Traveling Exhibition from the 215 artworks included in the 2014 Arts in Harmony international exhibition. Contaminated Water #8: Water Spider will be at the ERAAA Main Street Gallery from April 2 to April 24, 2014 located in Elk River, Minnesota.


Diamond #1 (Layered Formation) - (c) 2009-2011 - Hand Stitched Thread on Textile - 31" x 39" (79 x 99cm)

--The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick, Maryland has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the 38 artists selected for inclusion in the 2013 Annual Juried Art Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Diamond #1: Layered Formation. It will be exhibited in an "on point" orientation.

Exhibit juror Gerald Ross, Director of Exhibitions at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland, has selected 49 artworks for inclusion from over 400 pieces submitted for consideration. The exhibit opened on May 4 and was open through June 23, 2013. The artist reception and juror awards presentation was on May 4, 2013 from 3pm to 5pm at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center. The address for the exhibition is:

Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center
40 South Carroll Street
Frederick, MD 21701

Visit the Delaplaine visual Arts Education Center’s web site http://www.delaplaine.org/site/2013-annual-juried-exhibit/ for more information about the center, exhibition, etc. or contact Diane Sibbison at 301-698-0656, ext. 115.

--The South Arkansas Arts Center in El Dorado, Arkansas has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 2014 SAAC Juried Art Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Diamond #1: Layered Formations

This is annual national juried exhibition of 2D and 3D fine arts media including video, photography and computer generated work. Exhibit juror, Dayton Castleman, Museum Manager for 21c Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas has selected 39 artworks by 31 artists for the exhibition.  Mr. Castleman said: “I’m not so much concerned with whether art is easily digestible to the viewer, but with whether it demonstrates an illusiveness and maturity that creates intrigue and requires deep reading and engagement.”

The exhibition opens on July 2, 2014 and is open through July 31, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation by the juror is on July 2, 2014 at 6pm. The address of the arts center is:

South Arkansas Arts Center
110 East 5th Street
El Dorado, Arkansas   71730

Visit the South Arkansas Arts Center web site at (http://www.saac-arts.org) for more information about the exhibition and arts center or call 870-862-5474 to speak to Colleen Means.


   Diamond #3 (Block on a Rock) - (c) 2009-2011 22.5"x16" (56 x 41cm) - Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

-- All Fiber Exhibition at the Arts Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota, June 8, 2011 through July 9, 2011.

-- 2012 Gateway to Imagination National Juried Art Competition was held at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park in Farmington, New Mexico. Jean's artwork, Diamond #3: Block on a Rock, was one of the artworks selected for the exhibit. The exhibition will feature 98 artworks selected from 334 submissions. **Won 1 of 6 Honorable Mention Awards at the artist reception on May 19, 2012.**
The juror for this exhibition was figurative painter Hugh Wilson. Mr. Wilson lives and paints in communities worldwide for several months at a time, developing intimate relationships with his subjects. More about him and his artwork can be seen on his web site: http://www.hugh-wilson.com . The exhibition opened on May 12, 2012. An artist reception, juror talk, and awards presentation was on May 19, 2012 from 6 to 9 pm. The exhibition closed on July 14, 2012. The address of the facility is the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park, 3041 East Main Street, Farmington, New Mexico 87402. Visit the Farmington Museum web site http://www.farmingtonmuseum.org for more information about the exhibition or call 505-599-1169.

--Midland Arts Association 2013 Spring Juried Art exhibition held at the Museum of the Southwest in Midland, Texas. Her artwork, Diamond #3: Block on a Rock and Contaminated Water #4: Through the Fence, were two of the artworks selected for the exhibit. The exhibition featured 75 pieces selected from a submission pool of 243 artworks.
The juror for the exhibition was Michael R. Grauer, Curator of Art at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum in Canyon, Texas. Oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed media, fabric, drawing, print making, photography, pastel, and 3 dimensional artwork were submitted for consideration.

The exhibition opened on March 28, 2013. An opening reception and awards presentation were on March 28, 2013 from 6 to 8 pm. Over $4,000 in monetary awards were given to exhibiting artists. The exhibition closed on April 28, 2013.
The address of the facility is:
Museum of the Southwest
1705 West Missouri Avenue
Midland, Texas 79701.
Visit the Midland Arts Association web site http://www.midlandartsassociation.org/ and the museum’s web site, http://www.museumsw.org/ for more information about the exhibition or call 432-683-2882.

Eagle Wings (2007), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Eagle's Wings Art Quilt - 36"x 36" (91.5 x 91.5cm) (c) 2004-2007 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

-- Kentucky National 2011 National Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky: February 18 – March 13, 2011. Juror was Matthew Strauss, Founder and Director of White Flag Projects in St. Louis, Missouri. The opening reception was February 18, 2011 from 6 to 8pm.

--ERAAA 2011 Member Art Exhibition at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River, Minnesota. September 19 to November 3, 2011.

Fiesta Pinwheels (c)2004-2005, Jean M. Judd NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Fiesta Pinwheels - 33"x 33" (84 x 84cm) (c) 2004-2005 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--27th Annual Smoky Mountain Quilt Show & Competition, Pellissippi State Community College, Knoxville, TN. May 18-20, 2007.

Flaming Grapes (c)2009-2011, Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist & Author

Flaming Grapes - (c) 2009-2011 26.5"x 27.5" (66 x 69cm) Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Featured in the Xanadu Gallery Catalog, January 2013, page 73

--The Wichita Center for the Arts has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the National Fiber Directions Exhibition 2013. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Choir of Angel Tapestry and Flaming Grapes.

Exhibit juror Pauline Verbeek-Cowart, Chair of the Fiber program at Kansas City Art Institute, has selected a diverse range of artworks from the artists’ submissions. The exhibit opened on April 5, 2013 and was open through May 19, 2013. The artist reception and awards presentation was on April 5, 2013 from 5pm to 7pm at the Wichita Center for the Arts. The address for the exhibition is:
Wichita Center for the Arts
9112 East Central
Wichita, KS 67206
Visit the Wichita Center for the Arts web site, http://www.wcfta.com/UpcomingExhibitions.html for more information about the center, exhibition, etc.

--Burnett County Sentinel, Grantsburg, Wisconsin, April 17, 2013, page 5a. Article: Local artist on exhibit in four states. Image of Flaming Grapes art quilt.

--The Dairy Barn Arts Center in Athens, Ohio has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the Art We Use National Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Contaminated Water #2: Pond Scum and Flaming Grapes.  

This is a new national juried exhibition of OBJECTS, with a broad base of media – works in wood, clay, metal, glass, paper, and fiber. Exhibit jurors: Craig Nutt, Director of Programs for CERF+; Jennifer Poellot Harnetty, editor of ceramicartsdaily.org; and Paul W. Richelson, chief curator Mobile Museum of Art, selected sixty-nine (69) artists for the exhibition.

There will be 128 artworks to view during the exhibit run. The exhibition opens on June 20, 2014 and is open through September 1, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation of over $10,000 in awards is on June 20, 2014.

The address of the arts center is:
Dairy Barn Arts Center
8000 Dairy Lane
Athens, OH   45701  

Visit the Dairy Barn Arts Center’s web site at (http://www.dairybarn.org) for more information about the exhibition and arts center or call 740-592-4981 to speak to Courtney Kessel, Exhibition and Events Coordinator.

Floral Crossword Puzzle (c)2005, Jean M. Judd NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Floral Crossword Puzzle - 57"x 57" (145 x 145cm) (c) 2005 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Quilt Expo, Alliant Energy Center, Madison, WI: Sept 14-16, 2006.

--Cacophony of Fiber March 4-April 31, 2010, Rose Room Gallery, Peabody Auditorium, in Daytona Beach Florida. Artist reception was March 6, 2010 from 6 to 7:15pm. March 20th there was a discussion of the featured artwork from 3 to 5pm my Pamela Allen. This exhibition features art quilts, weavings, rugs, three-dimensional constructions and installations using fiber, wire, metal, clay and/or plastics.

--ERAAA 2011 Member Art Exhibition at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River, Minnesota. September 19 to November 3, 2011.

--Featured Artist Section on the Empty Easel blog July 10, 2012. Jean Judd: Intricate, Symbolic Textile Art

--Inter-County Leader, Frederic, Wisconsin, April 30, 2014, page 7B. Article: Cushing artist featured in Healing Arts Exhibition. Featured artwork in article: Floral Crossword Puzzle.

--The Healing Arts Program at the Hudson Hospital and Clinic in Hudson, Wisconsin has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for a solo exhibition in the Obstetrics/Family Department. Artwork selected for inclusion in the solo exhibit includes: Floral Crossword Puzzle, Butterflies in the Dark, Eagles Wings, Blue Angel, Fiesta Pinwheels, Hummingbirds in Flowers, The Last Angel, Purple Angel, Royal Pinwheels, Serenity Tree, and Twirling Leaves #1.  

The solo exhibition opens on April 16, 2014 and runs through August 10, 2014. The artist reception is on May 9, 2014 from 6 to 8pm. The address of the hospital is:
Hudson Hospital & Clinics
405 Stageline Road
Hudson, WI   54016

Call Healing Arts Coordinator Chelsea Kelly at 715-531-6059 for more information.

Fractured 'Gello #1 (2009), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Fractured 'Gello #1 - 33.5" x 37.5" (84 x 94cm) (c) 2009 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--ART 2010 exhibition Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery at the Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center in Boca Raton, Florida. Exhibition dates March 7 to April 9, 2010. Juror for this exhibition was Judge Jorge H. Santis, Curator for the Museum of Art in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

--Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, WI: June 29 to December 2010.

Wyoming Valley #4 (2006), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

International Harvester (Wyoming Valley #4) - 93"x 81" (236 x 206cm) (c) 2003-2006 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--2007 American Quilter's Society Nashville Quilt Contest in Nashville, Tennessee. August 22-25, 2007 held at Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center.

Hummingbirds in Flowers (2004), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Hummingbirds in Flowers - 36"x 36" (91.5 x 91.5cm) (c) 2004 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--The Art of Craft, b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY Aug 22-Sept 17, 2006.

--Community Art Exhibition, Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, WI. March 17, 2009 to December 2009.

--ERAAA 2011 Member Art Exhibition at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River, Minnesota. September 19 to November 3, 2011.

Isn't It Coffee Time? (2005), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Isn't It Coffee Time? -  21.5"x 21.5" (54 x 54cm)  (c) 2005 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Additional selection for Not Your Grandmothers Quilt Show at the Elk River Art Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota. Exhibit dates July 9, 2009 to August 29, 2009.

The Last Angel (2010), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

The Last Angel - 39.5" x 26.25" (100 x 66cm) (c) 2002-2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild Show, Siren, WI: October 9-10, 2010. General exhibit quilt.

--Featured on the Empty Easel blog under the Featured Artist section. Jean Judd: Intricate, Symbolic Textile Art.

Medici #1 (Once in a Blue Moon) (2010), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Medici #1 - Once in a Blue Moon - 14" x 15" (35.5 x 38cm) (c) 2009-2010 -- **SOLD to Old Colony Collection

- Featured in the Midwest Art Fairs 2012 Annual issue, page 97 in the Fibers & Textiles directory.

- Featured in the Midwest Art Fairs 2010 Fall/2011 Spring issue, page 62, 75 in the Fibers & Textiles directory.

- 2010 SAQA Reverse Auction submission. Detail image of Medici #1 can be seen here. The auction started online on September 20, 2010 and ran for 3 weeks. Each week a selection of art quilts by some of the top art quilters in the world were offered for sale starting at $750. Each day the price dropped for any unsold pieces until the minimum bid price of $75 is reached.  **Over 266 art quilts sold .**

Purple Angel (c)2004, Jean M. Judd NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Purple Angel - 36"x 36" (91.5 x 91.5cm) (c) 2004 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Sacred Threads 2007, Reynoldsburg High School, 6699 E Livingston Avenue, Reynoldsburg, OH. June 16-30, 2007. A Quilt Exhibition Connecting Quilting and the Spiritual Life.***4 page Feature article in the July/August 2007 Quilters Newsletter Magazine.

--ERAAA 2011 Member Art Exhibition at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River, Minnesota. September 19 to November 3, 2011.

Quetico: New Day...Day's End (c)2013 Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist NSA

Quetico: New Day...Day's End - (c)2013  24.25" x 31" - Quetico Provincial Park Permanent Art Collection Canada

**Textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin is one of the several artists selected for inclusion in the Inspired by Quetico exhibition at The Pictograph Gallery in Atikokan, Ontario, Canada. Artwork from Ms. Judd’s 2013 Artist Residency: Quetico: New Day…Day’s End is one of the featured artworks.  

Artwork by residency artists from 2008 through 2013 will be on display. The exhibit opens January 4, 2014 and is open through March 8, 2014. Opening reception is on January 4, 2014 from 1:00 to 3:00pm.

The address for the exhibition is:
The Pictograph Gallery
Voyageur Mall, Lower Level
115 Main Street
Atikokan Ontario, P0T 1C0

Visit the Pictograph Gallery’s web site http://www.atikokanpictographgallery.com/index.html   for more information about the exhibit and gallery space.

**Featured in the Artist Directory of the March 2014 issue of ARTNews magazine on page 109.

Royal Pinwheels (c)2004 by Jean M. Judd NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Royal Pinwheels - 28"x 28" (71 x 71cm) (c) 2004 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Manchester National Juried Fine Art Exhibition, 1212 Gallery, Richmond, VA. February 23, 2007 – March 18, 2007.  
--Juried into Not Your Grandmothers Quilt Show at the Elk River Art Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota. Exhibit dates July 9, 2009 to August 29, 2009.

Rusted Grapes (2010), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Rusted Grapes - 10.25"x 12.25" (25.5 x 30.5cm) (c) 2009-2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Hand Dyed Textile

-- Crafts Report November 2010, page 21. 7 Ways to Deal with Copycats by Patrice Lewis. Featured artwork: First Quilt and Rusted Grapes.

-- 26th National Juried Show of the National Society of Artists (NSA) in Clute, Texas from September 21 to October 24, 2010 at the Center for the Arts & Sciences at 400 College Drive, Clute, TX. Juror was painter William J. Kalwick, Jr. and the awards presentation was September 25, 2010 from 7:00 to 9:00pm.

-- All Fiber Exhibition at the Arts Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota, June 8, 2011 through July 9, 2011.

--Xanadu Gallery 2014 Holiday Art Catalogue, page 58

Rusted Lace #1 (c)2010 Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist & Author

Rusted Lace #1 - (c) 2010 - Hand Stitched Thread on Textile - 19.5" x 19.5" (49cm x 49cm)

The Art Essex Gallery in Essex, Connecticut has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 2014 Summer Invitational Juried Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Rusted lace #1.  

This national juried exhibition of artwork includes painting, drawing, mixed media, ceramics, sculpture, photography and printmaking. Artworks by 53 artists were selected for inclusion in the exhibit. The exhibition opens on September 3, 2014 and is open through September 27, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation is on September 6, 2014 from 4 to 7pm.

The address of the gallery is:
Art Essex Gallery
10 Main Street
Essex, CT   06426  

Visit the Art Essex Gallery web site at (http://www.artessexgallery.com/) for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 860-581-8553 to speak to Gallery Manager, Carli.

Rusted Lace #2 (detail) (c) 2012, Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

                                Rusted Lace #2 (detail) - (c) 2012

Art Opportunities Monthly, January 2013, Issue 150, Page 9.

ARTnews Magazine, December 2012 issue, page 125.

-The Wisconsin Visual Artists (WVA) organization and the Museum of Wisconsin Art (MOWA) in West Bend, Wisconsin has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Wisconsin Artists Biennial 2014. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Rusted Lace #2.  The exhibit will premiere in the new MOWA building which opened in April of 2013. The WVA organization is committed to highlighting artistic excellence throughout the state since its inception in 1900. **Selected for Third Place in Show Award.**

Exhibit juror Molly Zuckerman-Hartung has selected 54 artworks for inclusion in this biennial from a submission pool of 262 artists. The exhibit opens January 17, 2014 and is open through March 9, 2014. The opening reception is January 17, 2014 from 4:00 to 8:00pm. The address for the exhibition is:

Museum of Wisconsin Art
205 Veterans Avenue
West Bend, WI 53095

Visit the Museum of Wisconsin Art’s web site http://www.wisconsinart.org/  for more information about the facility. Visit the Wisconsin Visual Artists web site http://www.wisconsinvisualartists.com for further information about the sponsoring organization.

Scribble #1 (Dream Weaver) (2009), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Scribble #1: Dream Weaver  - 16.5"x 35.5" (41 x 89cm)  (c) 2009 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Juried into Not Your Grandmothers Quilt Show at the Elk River Art Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota. Exhibit dates July 9, 2009 to August 29, 2009. Artist reception was July 16, 2009 from 5pm to 9pm.

--Featured in the Fall 2009 SAQA Journal on page 10, in my article Marketing and the artist.

--Featured in the Summer 2009 ARTnews magazine, Artist Directory on page 139. This edition of the magazine was on newsstands for July and August 2009 and features profiles of the world's top 200 art collectors.

--2010 Gateway to Imagination: A National Juried Art Competition at the Farmington Museum at Gateway Park in Farmington, New Mexico. The exhibition dates were May 7, 2010 through July 10, 2010. The artist reception and awards presentation was Saturday, May 15th from 6pm to 9pm.  Juror Caroline Brooks presented a lecture on the exhibition  May 15, 2010.

--Pinnacle 2011 National Juried Art Competition at the Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery in Tallahassee, Florida (http://www.famuart.com/fostertannergallery.htm). The exhibition opened on August 29, 2011 and ran through September 30, 2011. The artist reception and awards presentation was on September 2, 2011 from 6 to 8pm. This exhibit was open to artists residing in United States, working in 2 and 3-dimensional mediums. Forty five artworks were selected from a pool of 203 submissions by exhibit juror Chucha Barber, Chief Executive Officer of the Mary Brogan Museum of Art and Science.

--Contaminated Water #1, #2 and #3 along with Scribble #1, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2 are also included in an art exhibition to be shown on an electronic billboard in Detroit, Michigan. The six artworks will be part of a larger display of work by various artists from across the country as well as international artist. Images will rotate on the electronic billboard. May 28 to June 24, 2012 you can see the "Digital Art Billboard" at this location: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/detroit.html A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.

--Art Essex Gallery has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in Art Essex Invitational exhibition in Essex, Connecticut. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Scribble #1: Dream Weaver.

The exhibit opened on August 28, 2013 at the Art Essex Gallery in Essex, Connecticut and was open through September 21, 2013. A variety of mediums including paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, and pottery/ceramics are included in the exhibit. The opening reception was August 31, 2013 from 4 to 7pm. The address for the exhibition is:
Art Essex Gallery
10 Main Street
Essex, CT 06426
Visit the Art Essex Gallery web site http://www.artessexgallery.com for more information about exhibition or contact the manager, Carli Freeman at 860-581-8553.

Scribble #2 (Black Pathways) (2009), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Scribble #2: Black Pathways  - 15.25" x 22" (38 x 56cm) (c) 2009 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Mesa Contemporary Arts’ 31st Annual Contemporary Crafts exhibition in Mesa, Arizona at the Mesa Arts Center: January 22 – March 14, 2010. Juror for this exhibition was Jane Sauer, owner of Jane Sauer Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. 52 artworks from 42 artists were selected from a field of 357. The opening reception was January 22, 2010.

--SAAC (South Arkansas Arts Center) 2010 Annual Juried Fine Art Competition July 2 to July 30, 2010. The exhibit is at the South Arkansas Arts Center in El Dorado, Arkansas. The artist reception and awards presentations were July 17, 2010 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm. Juror of this exhibition was David Houston, chief curator of the Ogden Museum. Mr. Houston selected 38 artworks from 347 submitted pieces. My artwork was the only art quilt in the exhibition.

--Artworks to be featured on the billboard from September 29 to October 26, 2012 on the Atlanta billboard include: Art Deco #1, Contaminated Water #6: Suspended Particles, Flaming Grapes, Fractured ‘Gello #1, Rusted Grapes and Scribble #2: Black Pathways.

This billboard is located right behind a Citgo Station on Peachtree Road NE. The board faces north, so you will see it while driving southbound right around 2064 Peachtree Road NE. The images will change on the billboard every 6 to 10 seconds depending on the local department of motor vehicle regulations.

A few days before the exhibition starts on the electronic billboard, the names of the featured artists and their web sites will be available on line at this web site: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/atlanta.html The Billboard Art Project is a nonprofit organization that acquires digital billboards normally used for  advertising and repurposes them as roadside galleries. Projects are held in cities all over the country and are open to all individuals and groups who are interested in participating.

--Professional Artist Magazine, November 2012, page 32-35. Stretch Your Marketing: Three Artists Thinking Outside the Box by Renee Phillips. Features artwork Scribble #2: Black Pathways. The portion of the article about Jean M. Judd is concerning the Billboard Art Project in Detroit, Michigan in June of 2012.

--The Elk River Area Arts Alliance has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the Arts in Harmony 2013 International Juried Art exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Scribble #2: Black Pathways.  This is Judd’s sixth year being included in this prestigious exhibit.

Exhibit juror Curt Pederson, Curator of Exhibits and Collections at the American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis has selected 168 artworks from a submission pool of 1000 artworks. The exhibit opens on February 4, 2013 and is open through March 28, 2013. The artist reception and awards presentation (over $10,000) is on February 10, 2013 from 1 to 3:30pm. The address for the exhibition is:
Sherburne County Government Center
13880 US Highway 10
Elk River, Minnesota 55330
This exhibition is the largest juried fine art exhibition in the state of Minnesota and is in its 18th year. Visit the Arts Alliance web site, http://www.elkriverart.org  for more information about the organization, exhibitions, etc. Exhibition Director is Mr. Robert Meyer.

--Xanadu Gallery 2014 Holiday Art Catalogue, page 58

Serenity Tree (c)2004, Jean M. Judd NSA, Textile Artist & Author

Serenity Tree - 31"x 31" (78.75 x 78.75 cm) (c) 2004 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Arts in Harmony '07, Sherburne County Government Center, Elk River, MN February 5, 2007 -March 30, 2007. Mixed Media Exhibition. 

 --Community Art Exhibition, Amery Medical Center, Amery, Wisconsin from October 14, 2008 through March 16, 2009.

--One of 40 quilts selected for the special exhibit "Tree Quilts" at the National Quilting Association 41st Annual Quilt show. Located at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio from June 17 - 19, 2010.

--Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, Wisconsin: June 29 to December 2010.

--Featured on the Empty Easel blog under the Featured Artist section. Jean Judd: Intricate, Symbolic Textile Art

--The Mulvane Art Museum has selected for inclusion in the Crafts National 2012 juried craft exhibition. Exhibit juror Gail M. Brown, Independent Curator, has selected 100 artworks from a submission pool of 1089. Mediums included in the jury pool were ceramics, glass, metal, fiber, beadwork, basketry, wood, handmade paper and mixed media. The exhibit opened on May 5, 2012 and was open through August 19, 2012. Visit the Mulvane Art Museum’s web site, http://www.washburn.edu/mulvane for more information about the museum, exhibitions, and to order a catalog of the exhibition. Contact person at the Mulvane Art Museum is Cindi Morrison.


Sound Waves #1 - (c) 2009-2010 18" x 43" (45.75 x 109cm) - Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--33rd Annual Contemporary Crafts Exhibition in Mesa, Arizona at the Mesa Arts Center. This is Judd’s third consecutive year being included in this exhibition.
This exhibition highlights the finest in contemporary crafts from around the country and is a benchmark of innovation and quality produced within traditional craft forms such as ceramics, fibers, basketry, metals, wood, glass, jewelry, paper making and book arts. Fifty artworks by thirty-eight artists were selected from a pool of 242 submissions by exhibition juror Katie A. Lee, Assistant Director of the Center of Craft, Creativity & Design at UNC Asheville, North Carolina.
The exhibition opened on January 27, 2012 and was open through March 18, 2012. The artist reception and awards presentation was on January 27, 2012 from 6 to 8pm.
Visit the art center’s web site at (http://www.mesaartscenter.com/index.php/museum/upcoming-art-exhibits/33crafts) for more information about the exhibition and art center or call 480-644-6501 to speak to Patty Haberman, Curator of Mesa Contemporary Arts.

--Breckenridge 21st Annual Juried Art Show at the Breckenridge Fine Arts Center in Breckenridge, Texas, August 13 to September 21, 2012. Juror was John Pototschnik who selected 125 artworks from a submission pool comprised of over 200 artists. Artist reception and awards presentation was August 19, 2012 from 2 to 4pm.
Breckenridge Fine Arts Center
207 North Breckenridge Avenue
Breckenridge, TX 76424
Visit the art center web site at http://www.breckenridgefineart.org for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 254-559-6602 to speak to Victoria MacFarlane, Director.

--Contaminated Water #1, #2 and #3 along with Scribble #1, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2 are also included in an art exhibition to be shown on an electronic billboard in Detroit, Michigan. The six artworks will be part of a larger display of work by various artists from across the country as well as international artist. Images will rotate on the electronic billboard. May 28 to June 24, 2012 you can see the "Digital Art Billboard" at this location: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/detroit.html A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.

--The Wichita Center for the Arts has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the Wichita National All Media Craft Exhibition 2013. Artwork selected for the exhibit includes: Sound Waves #1.
This exhibit was open to all traditional and non-traditional craft media including: ceramics, enamels, fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, metalsmithing, paper, wood, and mixed media. It is the longest running and most diverse show at the Center for the Arts. Ninety artworks were selected from the pool of submissions from across the country by exhibition juror Harlan W. Butt, Regents Professor of Art at the University of North Texas.

The exhibition opens on August 23, 2013 and is open through October 13, 2013. The artist reception and awards presentation is on August 23, 2013 from 5 to 7pm. The address of the art center is:
The Wichita Center for the Arts
Rounds Gallery
9112 East Central
Wichita, KS 67206
Visit the gallery web site at http://www.wcfta.com for more information about the exhibition and art center or call 316-634-2787 to speak to Howard W. Ellington, Executive Director or Amy Reep, Gallery Administrator.

Sound Waves #2 (White Noise) (2010) Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Sound Waves #2: White Noise - 20" x 43" (50 x 107cm) (c) 2009-2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, WI: May 3 to June 25, 2010.

--Contaminated Water #1, #2 and #3 along with Scribble #1, Sound Waves #1 and Sound Waves #2 are also included in an art exhibition to be shown on an electronic billboard in Detroit, Michigan. The six artworks will be part of a larger display of work by various artists from across the country as well as international artist. Images will rotate on the electronic billboard. May 28 to June 24, 2012 you can see the "Digital Art Billboard" at this location: http://billboardartproject.org/cities/detroit.html A ten minute YouTube video can be seen here showing Jean's artwork which is featured at the 6:40 to 7:06 mark. Still images of the artwork on the billboard can be seen on Flickr also.

--The Lancaster County Art Association in Strasburg, Pennsylvania has announced textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin as one of the artists selected for inclusion in the National Juried Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Sound Waves #2: White Noise.
Exhibit juror Eve Ingalls has selected 74 artworks for inclusion from the wide range of fine art pieces submitted for consideration. The submission pool included Oil, Acrylic, Watercolor, Photography, Sculpture, Ceramics, and Other Media. The exhibit opens on June 9, 2013 in the Kauffman & Steinmetz Galleries and is open through July 18, 2013. The artist reception and juror awards presentation is on June 9, 2013 from 1pm to 5pm at the Kauffman & Steinmetz Galleries. The address for the exhibition is:
Lancaster County Art Association
Kauffman & Steinmetz Galleries
149 Precision Avenue
Strasburg, PA 17579
Visit the Lancaster County Art Association’s web site http://www.lcaaonline.org for more information about the association, gallery, exhibition, etc. or contact Carol S. Herr, Gallery Director at 717-687-7061.

Stained Glass Mosaic #1 (2007), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Stained Glass Mosaic #1 - 21.25"x21.25" (53.5 x 53.5 cm) (c) 2006-2007 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Balancing Act Exhibition in Ferndale, MI August 28 through September 28, 2007.

--Arts in Harmony 2008 at the Sherburne County Government Center in Elk River, MN. Exhibition dates were February 4, 2008 to March 28, 2008.

--13th Annual Lines Into Shapes Art Exhibition and Sale in Estes Park, CO at the Art Center. September 18 to October 4, 2009. This exhibit includes art of all media. Artists reception was September 18th from 5 to 7pm. ** This piece won the First Place Award in the Fiber Category at the show.

--Nineteenth Annual Juried Art Exhibition at the MacRostie Art Center in Grand Rapids, Minnesota August 2 - 29, 2011. This exhibit was open to artists residing in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa,  North Dakota, and South Dakota, working in 2 and 3-dimensional mediums. Thirty seven artworks were selected from a pool of 91 submissions by exhibit juror James Klueg, Professor of Art and Head of Department of Art and Design at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Visit the gallery web site at http://www.macrostieartcenter.org/  for more information about the exhibition and gallery or call 218-326-2697.

-The Minnesota Textile Center exhibition Focal Point in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit also includes: Art Deco #1. The exhibit ran from February 23, 2012 and through March 17, 2012.

Stained Glass Mosaic #2 (2008), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Stained Glass Mosaic #2 - 12.5"x12.5" (30.5 x 30.5cm) (c) 2007-2008  SOLD - Collection of Karey Bresenhan, International Quilt Festival, Houston, Texas.

--Stained Glass Mosaic #2 was one of over 251 featured pieces in the Studio Art Quilt Associates Reverse Auction which started November 10, 2008. There were three consecutive auctions. The second auction started on November 18, 2008 and the third on November 23, 2008.
Many of the art quilts up for auction were on display at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas from October 30 to November 2, 2008 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. This piece was not exhibited at any other venue.

--This piece is also featured by the Crafts Report Magazine online feature, Crafts Insight: Fiber. October 2008 issue, page 4. Features art quilt Stained Glass Mosaic #2. http://www.craftsreport.com/images/insight/fiber/Insightfiber.pdf

--An image of Stained Glass Mosaic #2 has been selected to be included in the Lark Books upcoming publication, 500 Art Quilts which will be released January of 2010. Over 2000 art quilts were submitted for possible inclusion in the book. This piece is featured on page 262.

Stained Glass Mosaic #3 (2008), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Stained Glass Mosaic #3: Ark - 12.5"x12.5" (30.5 x 30.5cm) (c) 2008 - Private Collection (USA)

--Academy of Fine Arts Juried Exhibition in Lynchburg, VA. April 4 – April 28, 2008.                                                  
-- NQA June 2008 Little Quilt Auction, Columbus, Ohio. One of 185 little quilts auctioned off over the 3 days that helped raise $16,170.50 for the Grants Program of NQA (The National Quilting Association, Inc). This was the largest amount ever raised. This little gem has now found a new home while also supporting a wonderful organization.

Stained Glass Mosaic #4 (2008), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Stained Glass Mosaic #4 - 12.5"x12.5" (30.5 x 30.5cm) (c) 2008 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--National Society of Artists 24th National Show in Houston, TX at the Freeman Memorial Library June 1 - 27, 2008.    

--12th annual Lines into Shapes art exhibition at the Art Center of Estes Park, Estes Park, Colorado September 19 to October 5, 2009.                                                                                                                                                   

--Amery Medical Center in Amery, Wisconsin from October 2008 through January 15, 2009.                                       

--Arts in Harmony 2009, Sherburne Government Center, Elk River, Minnesota February 9 - March 27, 2009.                

--All Fiber Exhibition at the Arts Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota, June 8, 2011 through July 9, 2011.               

--One of two featured artworks from the All Fiber Exhibition in the Star News (Elk River, Minnesota) newspaper article, June 3, 2011 by Bruce Strand. See article here.

--Minnesota Quilters 34th Annual Show at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, Minnesota June 14-16, 2012. This piece is part of the special exhibit "Best Foot Forward" featuring artquilts from the Minnesota SAQA regional group.

--American Art Collector Magazine, July 2012, page 79. Xanadu Gallery feature and the selected artwork includes: Stained Glass Mosaic #4.


Stepping Stones - (c) 2008-2014 - Hand Stitched Thread on Textile - 27.25" x 21.5" (68 x 54cm)

--The Art Institute and Gallery in Salisbury, Maryland has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 22nd National Juried Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Stepping Stones.
  
This national juried exhibition of artwork includes all mediums including 3D, photography, and other unique genres of art. Exhibit juror: Maiza Hixson, Gretchen Hupfel Curator of Contemporary Art at the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA), selected 39 artworks for the exhibition from a submission pool of over 250 artworks. The exhibition opens on September 13, 2014 and is open through October 10, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation is on September 13, 2014 from 5 to 7pm.

The address of the facility is:
Art Institute & Gallery
212 West Main Street
Salisbury, Maryland   21801

Visit the AI&G web site at (http://www.aiandg.org/) for more information about the exhibition and institute or call 410-546-4748 to speak to Exhibition Director Christina Jarmolinski or Executive Director Andrea J. Gentry-Seidl.

--Xanadu Gallery Catalog, September 2014, page 59. Featuring Stepping Stones.

--American Art Collector Magazine, May 2014, page 67. Xanadu Gallery 2 page feature.

Twirling Leaves #1 (2008), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Twirling Leaves #1 -  29.25"x 26.5" (73.5 x 66cm)  (c) 2008 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

--Additional selection for Not Your Grandmothers Quilt Show exhibition at the Elk River Art Alliance Gallery in Elk River, Minnesota. Exhibit dates July 9, 2009 to August 29, 2009.

Twirling Leaves #2 (2010), Jean M. Judd, Textile Artist

Twirling Leaves #2 - 44.5"x 46.5" (112 x 117cm) (c) 2009-2010 Hand Stitched Thread on Textile

-- Amery Regional Medical Center, Amery, WI: May 3 to October 7, 2010.

-- Mixed Sampler Quilt Guild Show, Siren, WI: October 9-10, 2010. General exhibit quilt.

-- Included in the Curate This! 2010 global exhibition through December 31, 2010. This is part of the Curate This 2010! -- Denver exhibition presented by BECA (Bridge for Emerging Contemporary Art) in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Denver city-wide physical exhibition opens June 24, 2010 during the Denver Biennial of the Americas and runs through August 12, 2010.

--Professional Fine Art Network (pFAn) Featured Artist profile, March 2011.

--Gateway to Imagination exhibition in Farmington, New Mexico at the Farmington Museum in Gateway Park. Exhibition dates May 6 to July 9, 2011. Juror for the exhibition was painter JD Challenger of Taos, New Mexico. Mr. Challenger selected 95 artworks from a submission pool of 319.

--Xanadu Gallery Catalog, May 2012, page 41. Mailed out to new home purchasers in the Phoenix metro area as well as the gallery clients.

--Jean's artwork, Twirling Leaves #2 (shown above) has been juried into the Biennial 2012 Fine Art Exhibition to be held at the Peninsula Fine Arts Center in Newport News, Virginia. Twirling Leaves #2, is one of 87 artworks selected for the exhibition from 681 submissions. **** Won 1 of 5 Awards of Excellence at the artist reception and awards presentation July 21, 2012.****

The juror for this exhibition is David Mickenberg, Executive Director and senior curator of the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, Virginia. Mr. Mickenberg is an active scholar with expertise in the areas of modern painting and printmaking and 12th century French architecture.

The exhibition opened to the public on July 21, 2012. An artist reception, juror talk, and awards presentation was on Friday, July 20, 2012 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. The exhibition closed on October 7, 2012. The address of the facility is: Peninsula Fine Arts Center (Pfac), 101 Museum Drive, Newport News, Virginia 23606. Visit the Peninsula Fine Arts Center’s website http://www.pfac-va.org for more information about the exhibition or call Michael Preble, Curator/Program Director at 757-596-8175.

-The Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum in Mesa, Arizona has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 35th Annual Contemporary Crafts Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Twirling Leaves #2.  This is Judd’s fourth year being included in this exhibition.

This exhibition highlights the finest in contemporary crafts from around the country and is a benchmark of innovation and quality produced within traditional craft forms such as ceramics, fibers, basketry, metals, wood, glass, jewelry, paper making and book arts. Forty-six artworks by thirty-five artists were selected from a pool of 248 submissions by exhibition juror Independent Curator Julie M. Muñiz of the Oakland Museum of California.

The exhibition opens on February 14, 2014 and is open through April 13, 2014. The artist reception and awards presentation is on February 14, 2014 from 7 to 10pm. The address of the museum is:
Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum
One East Main Street
Mesa, AZ   85211

Visit the museum’s web site at (http://www.mesaartscenter.com/index.php/museum/upcoming-art-exhibits/35thCraft) for more information about the exhibition and museum or call 480-644-6501 to speak to Patty Haberman, Curator Mesa Contemporary Arts.