Solo Exhibitions

Studio

2019

July 30 – Sept 7, 2019
TEXTING THE FIGURE
Summer Show @ MARKETstudio.org

612 Silver Lake Blvd, LA 90026
213.483.1183

2018

Aug 11 – Aug 19, 2018
FLUTTER, the omnipresent element
an immersive installation by jonmarc edwards

Feb 25, 2018
JonMarc Edwards Early 90’s Paintings at MARKET

2017

Jul 7 – Jul 21, 2017
The Debriti Show! ARC summer series, Northampton, MA

Feb 4 – Feb 25, 2017
The Debriti Show! Beyond Baroque, Venice, CA

2014

May 31 – Jun 21, 2014
Mid City, Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles
Coagula Curatorial is pleased to present its first solo exhibition by LA based artist Jonmarc Edwards. This show will feature work from Jonmarc’s provocative and tactile series of paintings, Mid City. Named after the location of Jonmarc’s studio in Los Angeles, Mid City integrates an assortment of street materials, textual fallout with emotive color compositions to create an active relationship between the up-right two-dimensional plane and the Mid City surroundings that inform and inspire the paintings content.

2010

September 9 – October 9, 2010
Burning Bridge
Jonmarc Edwards will be showing seven paintings from the Burning Bridge series at Captivity opening Thursday September 9th. Extraordinary surfaces, violent and charred in some pieces, these works have an emotional resonance mixed with an elegant decay. Using a variety of materials and actions these paintings reveal through their underlying structures and literal motif the poetics of fire, its aftermath and rebirth.

February 18 – March 3, 2010
ARRAY! Small Works on Paper
Captivity will be showing small works on paper by LA artist jonmarc edwards. ARRAY! Consists of over 35 small-scale works on paper, from an early print from High School to recent photographic collages. Many of these pieces have not been shown with a few works recently discovered in his Parents basement. This exhibition also reveals great insight into the development and culmination of his more widely know “Merge” style artworks with a few examples of the early New York City gouache drawings.

2006

May 13 – Jun 30, 2006
Nature’s Twist, Art Affairs Gallery, Amsterdam
JonMarc Edwards returns for his second exhibition at Art Affairs with a new group of mixed media paintings. These emotionally charged works feature JonMarc’s unique and widely recognized compressed text or “Hieroglyphic Characters.”

March 18 – April 15, 2006
Raw Raw Boom Boom, Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
JonMarc Edwards returns for his second exhibition at Carl Berg Gallery with a new group of large-scale mixed media paintings. These emotionally and politically charged works feature JonMarc’s unique and widely recognized compressed text or “Hieroglyphic Characters.”

2005

June 4 – July 2, 2005
Virtual Urge, Deborah Colton Gallery, Houston, TX
For the exhibition, “Virtual Urge’ JonMarc continues to explore his interest in the expedient nature of technology in relation to the contrary world of human emotions.

2004

September 4 – October 9, 2004
Spirits, Art Affairs, Amsterdam
Edwards makes both figurative and abstract works, most of them paintings, but also sculptures and installations. he seems to be a dualistic person, in whom extravagancy and restraint are competing.

May 1 – May 29, 2004
Self Contained Paintings, Carl Berg Gallery
Known primarily as a painter, JonMarc’s installation frames his paintings with transparent storage boxes revealing the content of his customary coded driven imagery.