Jon Keith Swindell – Artists Talk – From the Far Away NearbyNovember 13, 2009
In conjunction with the WHITE SHOW at Signs of Life Gallery,
b.a.l.m. is pleased to present:
Jon Keith Swindell
From the Far Away Nearby
Arts – ARTISTS TALK
Saturday, November 21, 2009
7:00pm – 8:00pm
Signs of Life Gallery
722 Massachusetts St
As part of the events surrounding the b.a.l.m. WHITE SHOW, join us to hear Jon
Keith Swindell speak and show about the developmental aspects of his artwork
over the last 30 years.
Jon is an established and respected artist with a long career of excellence, and has
shown in numerous museums and galleries. Jon is a professor at the University of
Kansas who has taught the elements and perfection of design to art students for
Besides a love of art, design and quality, Jon has a affinity for hot rods, and has
been traveling the country gathering antiques cars for use in one of his next
Short Bio (Courtesy of University of Kansas Dept. of Visual Art Website)
Jon Keith Swindell received an MFA in 1983 from the University of Nebraska,
Lincoln, and a BFA in 1973 from the Columbus College of Art and Design, Ohio.
Jon is a recipient of a NEA Regional Award in Sculpture from the Mid-American
Art Alliance, and a Kansas Arts Commission Meritorious Recognition Fellowship,
1989. His work has been shown in a variety of venues across the country,
including the Joslyn Art Museum, Sales and Rental Gallery, in Omaha and the
Mulvane Art Museum at Washburn University in Topeka.
“I want all of the shapes and objects in my sculpture to have a strong psychological
resonance, to ring with a sense of metaphysical energy,” Jon says.
Please contact balm with any questions.