Résumé   J. Paul Fennell
SELECTED EXHIBITS AND SHOWS


75. Making it in Crafts III, May 12 - Aug. 27, 2017, The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN
74.  Arrowmont Instructor Exhibit, May 13 - July 22, 2017, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
73.
The Sphere--Second Round, American Association of Woodturners Professional Outreach Program, June 22, 2017, Kansas City,
MO

72.
Arizona Weather, From Duststorms  to Snowstorms, Phoenix International Airport, Sept. 17, 2016 - March 19, 2017
71. 38th Annual Contemporary Craft Exhibition, Feb. 10 - April 23, 2017, Mesa AZ Contemporary Arts Museum
70.
Turning 30, American Association of Woodturners Themed Exhibit, June 9- Dec., 2016, Atlanta, GA
69. 37th Annual Contemporary Craft Exhibition, Feb. 12-April 24, 2016, Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum, Mesa, AZ
68. 13th Invitational Exhibition and Art Auction, Jan. 22- Feb. 5, 2016, Prichard Art Gallery, Moscow, Idaho
67.
Rising, American Association of Woodturners annual symposium exhibit, Phoenix, AZ 2014
66.
Ceremony, Invitational Exhibit, American Association of Woodturners annual symposium, Professional Outreach Program, Phoenix,
AZ, 2014, catalogue
65.
Making it in Crafts II, Sept. 26-Dec. 28, 2014, The Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Lafayette, IN
64.
Wood: Turning to Art,  Apr. 26-Nov. 9, 2014, Phoenix Airport Museum, Phoenix, AZ
63.
Across the Grain: Turned and Carved Wood, Apr. 10- Sept. 22, 2013, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA, catalogue
62.  
Juried Biennial: Wood, Sept. 8, 2012-Jan. 5, 2013, Tempe Center for the Arts, Tempe, Arizona
61.
 Beyond Containment, Invitational Exhibit at the annual symposium of the American Association Woodturners         
Professional Outreach Program, San Jose, CA, 2012, catalogue  
60. SOLO EXHIBIT,
J. Paul Fennell: New Turned Wood Sculpture, January 19 - 31, 2012  Blue Rain Gallery,                
4164 N.  Marshall Way, Scottsdale, Arizona
59.
Arizona Valentine, celebrating Arizona's Centennial, Feb. 12, 2012,  Phoenix Airport Museum Phoenix, Arizona,  
Nov. 12, 2011 - June 17, 2012
58.
From Tree to Treasure: An International Invitational Exhibition of Turned or Sculpted Wood, Jan 15-- April 26,  
2012, Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum of Myrtle Beach, SC
57.  
The World Turns: AAW @ 25, American Association of Woodturners exhibition at SOFA Chicago, 2011, curated  
by Kevin Wallace, Director of the Beatrice Wood Center for the arts, Ojai, CA
56.  
Roots--The Artist's Voice, Invitational Exhibit at the annual symposium of the American Association Woodturners,   
Professional Outreach Program, St. Paul, MN, 2011, catalogue  
55.
The Fine Art of Wood, May 28-Sept. 5, 2011, North Carolina Arboretum, Asheville, NC
54.
From the Lathe: 3 Man Wood Sculpture Show, May 6-21, 2011, Blue Rain Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
53.  National
Treasures, Historical Woods of America, Inc.  Exhibit of wood art from salvaged trees from historical  
sites, such as Mount Vernon and Monticello, Bethesda, MD, Sept. 26, 2010
52.
The Art of Wood: Outside the Box, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, Montana, July 1-Oct. 10, 2010
51.  
Be Our Guest: A Progressive Invitational, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH, Jan. 31-March 28, 2010
50.  
Beneath the Bark,  Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ, Aug. 14-Sept. 26, 2009
49.  
Outside the Ordinary, Contemporary art in glass, wood, and ceramics from the Wolf Collection, June 20-Sept. 13,
2009, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH, catalogue
48.  
Spirit of the Southwest, Invitational Exhibit of the American Association of Woodturners, Albuquerque, New
Mexico, 2009, catalogue
47.  
Spindles, Invitational Exhibit at the annual symposium of the American Association of Woodturners, Professional
Outreach Program, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 2009, catalogue  
46.
Over the edge: Woodturning into Sculpture, Prichard Gallery, Moscow, Idaho, Sept. 12-Nov. 2, 2008
45.  
The Sphere, Invitational Exhibit at the annual symposium of the American Association of Woodturners,
Professional Outreach Program, Richmond, Virginia, 2008, catalogue
44.
 Japanese Bowls--a Western Perspective, Invitational Exhibit at the annual symposium of the American
Association of Woodturners, Professional Outreach program, Portland Oregon, 2007, catalogue   
43.  
Turning Green, Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR, June 28-July 22, 2007, American Association of
Woodturners 2007 Exhibition, catalogue
42.  
Selected Works, Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, January 13 - February 2, 2007
41.  
Spotlight On: Arizona Artists, Exhibition by Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, January 4 -February 1, 2007.
40.  
Woodturned Sculptures Too, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN, 2006
39.  
Step Up To The Plate, Louisville Slugger Museum, Louisville, KY, June 21-September 4, 2006, American
Association of Woodturners 2006 Exhibition, catalogue.  
38.  
COLLECT: The International Fair for Contemporary Objects, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Feb. 2-25,
2006.  Represented by Sarah Myserscough Gallery, catalogue.
37.  
Woodturning on the Edge, Pritchard Gallery, University of Idaho, Feb. 26-April 1, 2006, catalogue.
36.
 Our Turn Now: Artists Speak Out in Wood, The Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 22-March 19, 2006.
35.  
Selected Works Exhibit, Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Jan. 14-April 15, 2006
34.  
Glass Metal Wood, The Phoenix Airport Museum, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Phoenix, AZ, July
2, 2005 – January 16, 2006.  Hand-crafted artworks by 13 Arizona artists.
33.  
Art Beneath The Bark, 42nd Annual Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts Exhibit, June 24-26, 2005.  Invited
exhibitor.
32.  
Reflections: Selections from the Wood Turning Center’s Collections, Wood Turning Center, Philadelphia, PA,
Feb. 4-Mar. 19, 2005.
31.  
A Nation of Enchanted Form: Woodturning Artists from Across North America, American Association of
Woodturners Gallery, St. Paul, MN, Jan. 18-April 1, 2005. Also exhibited at the Center for Furniture
Craftmanship, Rockport, ME, Apr. 22-June 16, 2005
30.
J. Paul Fennell: Wood Vessels, Cervini Haas Gallery/Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, AZ, Jan. 6-Feb. 19, 2005.
29.  
COLLECT: The International Art Fair for Contemporary Objects, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Jan. 12-    
17, 2005.  Represented by Sarah Myerscough Gallery, London.
28.
Celebrating Nature: Craft Traditions/Contemporary Expressions, Aug. 11- Oct. 31, 2004, Craft and Folk Art
Museum, Los Angeles, CA
27.  
From Sea to Odyssey Exhibit, 2004 American Association of Woodturners Annual Symposium, July-August,
2004, Caribe Royale Convention Center, Orlando, FL, American Association of Woodturners Gallery,
Landmark Center, St. Paul MN, Sept.9 – Dec. 17, 2004
26.  
Nature Transformed: Wood Art from the Bohlen Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art, July 20-Oct. 3,  
2004, Ann Arbor, MI, catalog.
25.
Beneath the Bark: Twenty-Five Years of Woodturning, commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Utah
Woodturning Symposium, Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Mar. 4-July 31, 2004
24.
One Step Back, Two Steps Forward, Exhibit curated by Robyn Horn, Patina Gallery, Sept. 11-Oct. 12, 2003,
Santa Fe, NM.
22.
New Visions in Wood, Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, AZ, Jan. 2003
21.
Collectors’ Showcase Exhibit, SOFA/Chicago 2002, sponsored by the Collectors of Wood Art, Nov. 2002.,
Chicago, IL
20.
Challenge VI – Roots: Insights and Inspirations In Contemporary Turned Objects, Philip and Muriel Berman
Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA, Sept. 8-Nov. 11, 2001
19.
Nature Takes a Turn, Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN, June 22-Aug. 12, 2001
18.
The Fine Art of Wood: The Bohlen Collection, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI, July 7, 2000
17.
Turning Wood into Art: The Jane and Arthur Mason Collection, Mint Museum of Craft & Design, Charlotte, NC,
May 18, 2000
16. Exhibit Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Renwick Gallery, National Museum of American Art,
Smithsonian Museum, Washington, DC, June 28, 1997

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INVITED DEMONSTRATOR
Southwest Association of Turners (SWAT), 2013, Waco, Texas
Desert Woodturning Roundup 2013, Mesa, AZ
Rocky Mountain Woodturning Symposium, Sept. 8-9, 2012, Loveland Colorado
Annual American Association of Woodturners Symposia, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014
Annual Utah Woodturning Symposia, Provo, UT, 1995, 1997, 2002, 2013
Various Local Chapters of the American Association of Woodturners, USA and Canada
Turnfest 2010, 2012, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Turning Southern Style XV1, Unicoi, GA, 2010
Tennessee Association of Woodturners Symposium, Nashville, TN, 2015
AFTAB Woodturning Congress, April 21-24, 2016, Combloux, France
Saskatchewan Master Turners Symposium, July 22-24, 2016, Regina, Saskatchewan


WORKSHOPS
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN, 2011, 2014
Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, CO, 2013
Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, Rockport, ME, 2014
Marc Adams School of Woodworking, 2010, 2012, 2015

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
The Peabody-Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts (Daphne Farago Collection)
The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC
The Craft and Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Museum, Washington, DC
Detroit Institute of Arts
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Yale University Art Gallery
Michigan University Museum of Art
Cincinnati Art Museum
Museum of Arts & Design, New York
Racine Art Museum
Mobile Museum of Art
Carnegie Museum of Art
The Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, PA
Arthur and June Mason, Washington, DC
Fleur and Charles Bresler, Rockville, MD
Dale and Noreen Nish, Provo, UT
Sam Maloof, Alta Loma, CA
Robyn and John Horn. Little Rock, AR
Ruth and David Waterbury, Minneapolis, MN
David Greenburg
Anita and Ron Wornick, St. Helena, CA
Marilyn Friedman, New York, NY
Robert Bohlen, Andover, Massachusetts
Al Selnick, New York, NY
Harry and Doris Wolin, Evanston, IL
Brian and Hana Smouha, London, England
Raymond Wong, Hong Kong, China
Judith Barton
Elizabeth York
Jerome and Deena Kaplan, Bethesda, MD
Judith Chernoff & Jeffrey Bernstein, Laurel, MD
Steven & Karen Keeble, Asheville, NC
David and Nancy Wolf
Connie & David Girard-diCarlo, Scottsdale,
Roman and Mary Ann Hruska, California
Geoffrey Hartwig, Alabama