College for Creative Studies: Foundation


Dennis Jones

Adjunct Faculty

MFA, Wayne State University; BArch, University of Detroit

Dennis Jones resides in Plymouth, Michigan. He is a visual artist, educator, and licensed practicing architect. His work has shown extensively in the Detroit area and beyond.

Jones is currently working on a large new body of mixed media paintings on canvas, aluminum and wood that are a synthesis of Meta -narratives including; Pop/Cartoons, Representation, Expressionism, Outsider, Graffiti, Street and Abstraction.


Venues that have shown Jones’ work include: The OK Harris Gallery, New York; The Mary Washington Galleries, Mary Washington University, Fredericksburg, Maryland; The Kraft Lieberman Gallery, Chicago; Drift Gallery, Portsmouth, CT, The Project Room, Lincoln, NE, The Art Gallery of Windsor, Windsor, Canada; Artcite, Windsor, CA; The Thames Gallery, Chatham, Ontario, Canada; The Kenderdine Art Gallery, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan, CA; Definitely Superior Gallery, Thunder Bay, ON, CA; Gallery Lambton, Sarnia, ON, CA, WKP Kennedy, North Bay, ON, CA; The Woodstock Gallery, Woodstock, Ontario, Canada; The Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI; Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester Hills, MI; Janice Charach Gallery, West Bloomfield, MI; Grand Rapids, ArtPrize; Elaine L. Jacob Gallery, The College for Creative Studies Center Galleries; The Detroit Artist Market, Zeitgeist Gallery, Detroit, MI; Concordia College Gallery, The Gallery Proje ct, Ann Arbor, MI.

Significant publications/presentations/exhibitions/projects:

2013 Northville Art House, Gallery presentation of my work on exhibition, Northville , MI. 

2012 ArtCite Windsor, BookFest Windsor, panel discussion/performance/presentation, Windsor, CA.

2010 Oakland University Art Gallery, Art of the Artist’s Book panel Discussion, Rochester, MI.

2010 The Art of the Artist’s Book Exhibition Brochure, curated by Dick Goody, published by Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI.

2009 Windsor Biennial Exhibition Brochure, curated by Mathew Beausejoir, David Diveny and Dr. Lee Rodney, published by The Art Gallery of Windsor, Ont., CA.