Art Gallery AFK

Jesse Reno

Jesse Reno lives and works in his home studio

in Portland, Oregon.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

(selection)

 

2013

 

Galleria Dante - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

 

2012

 

Rotofugi Gallery, Chicago, IL "Wolves Tails Crossed Arrows and Canoes" 

 

Contemporary Fine Arts Gallery, La Jolla, CA 

 

5 Piece Gallery - Switzerland 

 

Artisans On Taylor - Port Townsend, WA

 

2011

 

Rougette Gallery, Rockland, Maine 

 

In3Arts Gallery, Metz, France 

 

Galeria Dante, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

 

Graeter Art Gallery - Portland, OR 

 

2010

 

Local 35, Portland, OR "Reborn" 

 

19TEN, Portland, OR 

 

Artisans on Taylor Gallery, Port Townsend, WA "Objects of Desire" 

 

Galeria Dante, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

 

2009

 

Nemo Design, Portland, OR “Rooted in Stars and Magic” 

 

Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. “When Free Will Becomes Destiny” 

 

Lunar Boy Gallery, Astoria, OR 

 

Pi Art Gallery, Kansas City, MO 

 

Adidas Store, Portland, OR 

 

Local35, Portland, OR 

 

19TEN, Portland, OR 

 

Nemo Design, Portland, OR

 

2008

 

Crude Things Gallery, Portland, OR 

 

Destroy Store, Portland, OR

 

2007

 

BLK/MRKT Gallery, Culver City, CA 

 

The Life, Portland, OR 

 

Local 35, Portland, OR 

 

Pi Art Gallery, Kansas City, MO

 

2006

 

Local 35, Portland, OR 

 

Zeitgeist Gallery, Portland, OR, "100 paintings 500sq ft" 

 

Pi Art Gallery, Kansas City, MO, "Personal History"

 

2005

 

Fix Gallery, Portland, OR 

 

Milk Studio, Portland, OR 

 

Corridor Gallery, Seattle, WA, "Feral Visions" 

 

Local 35, Portland, OR 

 

Backspace, Portland, OR

 

2004

 

New American Casuals, Portland, OR 

 

Milk Studio, Portland, OR 

 

The ID Gallery, Easton, PA 

 

Blah Blah Gallery, Plano, TX, "Politically Motivated"

 

2002

 

Hoopla Gallery, Bethlehem, PA

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2012

AFK Art Gallery - Lisbon, Portugal 

 

Galeria Exodo - San Juan, Puerto Rico 

 

Artisti Galerie - France 

 

Lillie Art Fair - France 

 

Portland Art Museum - Portland, OR 

 

2011

 

Together Gallery- "LAX/PDX" curated by Thinkspace - Portland, OR 

 

Artisti Galerie - "New York" - France 

 

Illiterate Gallery - Denver, Colorado

 

2010

 

L'Art Partage - "Self Taught Artist Festival" - Rives,France 

 

Art contemporain - "Exposition Au-dessous des Volcans" - Muriac, France 

 

Montonaro Gallery - "Measuring and Collecting" - Plymouth, RI 

 

Grand Baz'Art à Bézu - "Outsider Art International Festival" - Bézu St Eloi, France 

 

Strychnin Gallery - "Edge of Love" - Berlin,Germany 

 

"Measuring and Collecting" Select Design, Burlington, VT 

 

"Elements" Art Asylum, Boston, MA

 

2009

 

Gallery Roth - San Diego, CA 

 

Giant Robot Gallery - San Francisco, CA, "One Hundred Beasts" 

 

The Goodfoot - Portland, OR, "Happy Hour for the Apocolypse" 

 

Grand Baz'Art à Bézu, Bézu St Eloi, France, "Outsider Art International Festival" 

 

Chateau Corbin, Salle Gallilée, Liverdun, France, "Delicieusement Singuliers" 

 

Esvelt Gallery at Columbia Basin College, Pasco, WA 

 

"The Pioneers" Upperplayground, Portland, OR 

 

"The Harrington Collection", Courtenay BC, Canada 

 

Juxtapoz 15th Anniversary Benefit Art Show, Los Angeles, CA 

 

Galleria Artevistas, Barcelona, Spain 

 

Backspace, Portland, OR 

 

Basil Hallward Art Gallery, Portland, OR 

 

Planet Rooth, San Diego, CA 

 

The Goodfoot, Portland, OR 

 

Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, BC Canada

 

2008

 

Screen Arts Gallery - Saint Augustine, FL, "Secret Code" 

 

Goodfoot, Portland, OR, Collaboration Show with Lana Guerra 

 

Foundation One Gallery, Atlanta, GA, "Other Worlds" 

 

Telus Ski & Snowboard Festival, BC, Canada, "Brave Art" 

 

Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada "Brave Art" 

 

Montanaro Gallery, Newport, RI 

 

Fifty24SF Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

2007

 

BLK/MRKT Gallery, Culver City, CA, "BMG Artists Annual" 

 

Cinders Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, "These Bagels are Gnarly" 

 

Anno Domini, San Jose, CA, "Fresh Produce" 

 

Bell & Wissell, Seattle, WA, "Beast Show" 

 

Telus Ski & Snowboard Festival, BC, CANADA, "Brave Art" 

 

Wind Up Gallery, Pheonix, AZ 

 

Encinitas, CA, "Brave Art"

 

2006

 

BLK/MRKT Gallery, Culver City, CA, "BMG Artists Annual" 

 

Sikkema Jenkins & Co., Chelsea, NY, Visual AIDS "Postcards From the Edge" Benefit 

 

Upper Playground PDX and FIFTY 24PDX Gallery, Portland, OR, "New Scenery" 

 

Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, BC, "Brave Art" 

 

Alberta College of Art and Design, Alberta, Canada, "Said and Done" 

 

The Works, Edmonton, Alberta, "Push" 

 

Anno Domini, San Jose, CA, "Fresh Produce" 

 

Backspace, Portland, OR, "Nowdays Shuffle" 

 

Telus Ski & Snowboard Festival, Whistler, BC, "Brave Art" 

 

Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

 

Ayden Gallery, Vancouver, BC, "Integrate" 

 

UNK Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT, "The Board Show" 

 

Anti Social Gallery, Vancouver, BC, "Said and Done - Collaborative Project number two" 

 

Feral Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, "Feral Art Tour"

 

2005

 

A.D. Gallery, San Jose, CA, "Fresh Produce" 

 

Local 35, Portland, OR, "Vans Custom Shoe Show" 

 

Popmart, Bethlehem, PA 

 

The Goodfoot, Portland, OR, "Vinyl Killers 3" 

 

Adidas Store, Portland, OR, "Solomon Custom Snowboard Show"

 

2004

 

Zeitgeist Gallery, Portland, OR 

 

Ahlum Gallery, Easton, PA 

 

NAC - Portland, OR, "Sneaker Pimps" 

 

Hoodoo MO Gallery, Hannibal, MI 

 

Outsider Gallery, Rockland, ME 

 

Eye Candy Studio, Kutztown, PA

 

2003

 

Xender Arts, Sarasota, FL 

 

The ID Gallery - Easton, PA, "Perfect 8" 

 

The Shooting Gallery, San Francisco, CA, "The Gun Show"

 

2002

 

Open Space Gallery, Allentown, PA 

 

Steel City, Bethlehem, PA

 

2001

 

Toast, Stroudsburg, PA

 

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS

 

2012

 

3 day workshop - Zinnias - Pasadena, CA 

 

2 day and 1 day workshop - Art&Soul - Virginia Beach, VA 

 

2 day and 1 day workshop - Artfest - Port Townsend, WA 

 

Key note speaker - "The Purpose Of Art" - Artfest - Port Townsend, WA 

 

2 five day workshops - In Studio - Portland, OR 

 

3 day workshop - Teahouse Studio - Berkeley, CA 

 

2 day and 1 day workshop - Art&Soul - Portland, OR 

 

5 day workshop - Hacienda Mosaico - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

 

2011

 

My work was presented by Marianne Coble & Young At Art to students of Pacific School - Manhattan Beach, CA 

 

3 one day workshops - Artfest - Port Townsend, WA 

 

3 one day workshops - Art&Soul - Hampton, VA 

 

5 day in studio workshop - Portland , OR 

 

2 one workshops - Art&Soul - Portland, OR 

 

5 day workshop - Hacienda Mosaico - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

 

2010

 

Portland open studios - demo and open discussion - Portland, OR 

 

Portland Fashion Week - artist installation - Portland, OR 

 

Workshop series at Art and Soul - Portland, OR 

 

Live paint demo - Hawthorne street fair - Portland, OR 

 

2 day workshop/lecture at Freedom to Create - Vancouver, BC, Canada 

 

Live paint demo - Grand Bezu Art Bazar - Bezu, France 

 

Workshop series at Artfest - Port Townsend, WA

 

2009

 

3 day workshop at Carol Parks Studio in Burbank, CA 

 

3 day workshop at Off Center Arts in Albequerae, NM

 

2008

 

1 day workshop in Reno, NV 

 

1 day workshop at PCC in Portland, OR 

 

1 day workshop at The Cube in Portland, OR 

 

3 day workshop at Carol Parks Studio in Burbank, CA

 

2007

 

Mural Fest, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, "Connection through Creating"

 

2006

 

Portland Community College, Portland, OR, "Becoming A Self-Supporting Artist"

 

COMMISSIONS

 

2011

 

Paramount Theatre - Permanent installation - Huntington, NY 

 

Belmont Garage - mural - Portland, OR 

 

Arbor Skateboards - Skateboard Design - Venice, CA 

 

Armada Skis - Ski design - Costa Mesa, CA

 

2010

 

Cal Sk8 - skateboard design - Portland, OR 

 

Armanda Skis - ski design - Costa Mesa, CA 

 

Sitka Surfboards - T-shirt design - Victoria, BC, Canada 

 

Arbor Skateboards - T-shirt & skateboard design - Venice, CA 

 

Local 35 - exterior mural - Portland, OR

 

2009

 

Local35, Portland, OR, Exterior Mural 

 

Grind Core Marauders, Portland, OR, Album Artwork

 

2008

 

Grace Salon - Portland, OR, Interior Mural 

 

Grenade Gloves - Mamoth Lakes, CA, G.A.S. Coat & Glove Design 

 

Merde Skateboards - Portlnd, OR, 2 skateboard designs. 

 

Nike - Mexico City, Mexico - Exterior Mural 

 

Local35 - Portland, OR, Exterior Mural 

 

Upper Playground - San Francisco, CA, T-shirt Design

 

2007

 

Local 35, Portland, OR, Exterior mural 

 

Mural Fest, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 1000 sq. ft. mural

 

2006

 

Local 35, Portland, OR, Dressing room installation and exterior mural 

 

Click, Portland, OR, cover illustration - Another Sky Press

 

2005

 

Local 35. Portland, OR, dressing room installation 

 

Santa Fe Reporter, Santa Fe, NM, cover illustration, Jan 26th edition 

 

Bishops Barbershop, Portland, OR, interior mural 

 

Laughing Horse Political Bookstore, Portland, OR, exterior mural 

 

Pigwood Skateboards, Los Angeles, CA, Ragdoll deck art

 

2004

 

NAC, Portland, OR, exterior mural

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2013

 

PV Mirror January Issue - Show Spotlight - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

 

2012

 

Vallarta Tribune January Issue - show spotlight - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

 

New Connexion Magazine - cover art - Pacific NW 

 

YRB Magazine - Artist Profile - New York, NY

 

2011

 

Destination Creativity, The Life Altering Journey Of The Art Retreat - Artist Spotlight 

 

Contemporary Primitive Abstract Narrative - Self Published Catalog

 

2010

 

Vallarta Tribune December Issue - show spotlight - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

 

PV Mirror December Issue 112 - show spotlight - Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

 

Somerset Studio Nov/Dec 2010 edition - artist portfolio - Laguna Hills, CA 

 

Seven Days review of "Measuring and Collecting" - Burlington, VT 

 

Truth Myth Extinction - artist catalog

 

2009

 

DPI Magazine - Taiwan - Featured artist. 

 

Lessons and Skeletons - Self-published catalog 

 

When I Can't Paint I Usually Draw - Self-published collection of drawings

 

2008

 

Forward - Like a Flower that Only Desires to Blossom - Self Published Catalog 

 

Front for You vol. #9 - Belgium - Featured Artist 

 

We Must Remain Focused When Waiting for Thunder - Self Published Catalog

 

2007

 

Jesse Reno at BLK/MRKT Gallery, Palo Alto, CA, Artweek, July/August Vol 38, Issue 6 

 

Pool Tradeshow, Silverlake, CA 

 

Pique News Magazine, Whistler, Canada, March 29th 

 

Portland Funbook #2, Portland, OR, Published by PSILO Design Group 

 

Invision, Portland, OR, Published by ArtPDX and Another Sky Press 

 

BLK/MRKT Two, Los Angeles, CA, Published by BMG and Die Gestalten Verlag

 

2006

 

Juxtapoz, San Francisco, CA, April, Issue 63 

 

BLK/MRKT One, Los Angeles, CA, published by BMG and Die Gestalten Verlag 

 

PDX Magazine, Portland, OR, June Issue 

 

Beasts, Seattle, WA, Fantagraphics Publishing 

 

Outside The Lines, Portland, OR, published by Another sky press 

 

Portland Fun Book, Portland, OR, published by PSILO design group 

 

Artension, Paris, France, September - October issue n?31 

 

2005 Kansas City Star, Kansas City, MO, Jan 5th edition 

 

On The Wall, Portland, OR, Published by Jones Design/VANS shoes 

 

Merged, Allentown, PA, Oct 26th 

 

Color Magazine, Vancouver, Canada

 

2004

 

RAWVISION, Radlet, Herts, UK, Issue 51 

 

Willamette Week, Portland, OR 

 

Cedar Rapids Gazette, Cedar rapids, MI, March 11th 

 

Easton Express, Easton, PA, Aug 7th

 

AWARDS

 

2011

 

"Jury Award" - Portland Open Studios - Portland, OR

 

2010

 

Nomination for Pacific Northwest Artist of the Year

 

2009

 

"Most Expressive Artist In Show" - Outsider Art Festival - St. Eloi, France

 

2007

 

"Winning Muralist Representing USA" - International Mural Festival - Winnipeg, Canada