Jeffrey Cortland Jones

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Jeffrey Cortland Jones


  • Full-Time Faculty


Jeffrey Cortland Jones lives in Southwestern Ohio with his wife Heather and their two young children. His work is represented by Angela Meleca Gallery, Columbus, OH; Galleri Urbane, Dallas + Marfa, TX; Gallery IMA, Seattle, WA; and Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, New York, NY.

Jeffrey’s work has been well received and has been reviewed in the Wall Street Journal (where Peter Plagens wrote that his solo exhibition at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts was “the best thing in a back room I've seen in a long time.”) Showcased twice in the national publication “New American Paintings,” and featured in over 100 exhibitions since 2010. He has had solo exhibitions at Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, New York; Boecker Contemporary Projects in Heidelberg, Germany; Galleri Urbane, Dallas; RZT Vegas Gallery, Las Vegas; SomeWalls, San Francisco; NIAD Art Center, San Francisco, and Gray Contemporary, Houston; and has been included in group exhibitions at Jamie Brooks Fine Art, Los Angeles, Cheryl Hazan Contemporary, New York; Lyons Wier Gallery, New York; Skibum MacArthur, Los Angeles; the Elmhurst Art Museum, Chicago; Mini Galerie, Amsterdam; Pharmaka Gallery, Los Angeles; Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn; Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia; the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art; Hoffman LaChance Contemporary, St. Louis; and Jordan Faye Contemporary, Baltimore.

In addition to making work, Jeffrey also actively curates exhibitions at a number of galleries and alternative spaces, including DIVISIBLE, a project space he co-founded in 2014.


  • Masters of Fine Art, Painting, University of Cincinnati
  • Bachelors of Fine Art, Painting, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga