Burning Out – Opens February 15, 2019 at LMAK Gallery

Burning Out

Opening: Friday, February 15, 6-8 pm
Exhibition Runs: February 15 – March 24, 2019

LMAK Gallery
298 Grand Street
New York, NY 10002

LMAK Gallery is pleased to present Burning Out, Jimmy Baker’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. Presenting eight new process-heavy paintings that combine the conventions of oil painting with digital collage, UV printing, and vinyl masking. The acidic color palettes and viscous surfaces create a vibratory space for imagery to dissolve into dense compositions that hint toward psychoactive experiences. Burning Outexposes the grit of a cultural fixation with pleasure.Read More


Open Archive Catalog, FOTOFOCUS Biennial 2018

FOTOFOCUS BIENNIAL 2018:
OPEN ARCHIVE
FotoFocus Biennial Program: October 4–7, 2018

Now in its fourth iteration, the 2018 FotoFocus Biennial encompasses more than 90 projects at museums and galleries across Greater Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, Dayton, and Columbus, and features more than 400 artists, curators, and educators—the largest of its kind in America.

http://www.fotofocusbiennial.org


Wide Angle, FOTOFOCUS Biennial 2018; Sept. 21 – Nov. 18, 2018

Wide Angle: Photography Out of Bounds

September 21, 2018–November 18, 2018
Curated by Carissa Barnard, FotoFocus Deputy Director

Featured Artists: Jimmy Baker, Kathe Burkhart, Harry Callahan, Tom Friedman, Robert Heinecken, John Houck, Mike Jacobs, Sol Lewitt, Goshka Macuga, Rick Mallette, Christian Marclay, Marilyn Minter, Laurel Nakadate, Seth Price, Robert Rauschenberg, Brett Schieszer, Sheida Soleimani, John Stezaker, Sigrid Viir, John Wesley Read More


The Summit Hotel at MedPace Acquires Five Paintings in Permanent Collection

The Summit Hotel has acquired four small paintings from my Arrangement series, and one medium sized canvas. These works are on public display along with many other major artists in the permanent collection.

5345 Medpace Way, Cincinnati, OH 45227



Assemblage & Collage, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, February 1 – March 31

In February, Elizabeth Leach Gallery presents Assemblage and Collage, a group exhibition featuring artists who create work through layered materiality and unexpected juxtapositions. Collage has remained a touchstone of expression throughout art history and is particularly resonant during times of social unrest and chaos. The artists included in the exhibition experiment, innovate and transform existing materials to create something new and unanticipated.Read More


AAC Faculty Show, January 12 – February 2, 2018

The Art Academy of Cincinnati is proud to present the AAC Faculty Exhibition 2018, a group exhibition showcasing artworks by nearly 30 faculty members. Featuring a wide variety of media – from painting and sculpture to installation and text-based work – this show highlights the breadth of faculty interests and experimentation at an independent college that is forward-thinking and going strong in its 149th year. Read More



All or Nothing, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Exhibition Runs: November 11, 2017, – May 28, 2018

Crystal Bridges link

This exhibition focuses on works from their permanent collection, while also introducing new acquisitions. Included are five of my paintings that were recently accepted into their collection.