Curriculum Vitae

Artist and Gallery Owner

Owner/Artist, Jo Ann Hendricks, Visual Artist, 2004 - Current

Director, Private View Gallery 2001 - 2003

Owner/Artist, Fast Car Art Studio 1999 - 2001

Partner, Produce Station Galleries 1984 - 1990

Owner/Artist, JHBahr Company 1984 - 1990

Awards and Honors

Honorable Mention Award, Linda Leg Up, drawing

2018 Fall Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins MN 2018

Merit Award, Jackie Seated, drawing

In, Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN 2016

Honorable Mention Award, Alberta, drawing

2016 Members’ Juried Show, Minnetonka Center for the Arts, Minnetonka MN 2016

Third Place Award, Drawing, Richard

104th Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2015

Minneapolis College & Design Award, Maddie on the Chair, Drawing

102stt Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN 2013

Exhibitions

2020 Fall Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins MN, 2020

Invitational Minnesota District Court Show! WARM, Minneapolis MN, 2019

Visual Thinking, International Juried Drawing Exhibition, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany IN, 2019

2018 Fall Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins MN, 2018

Guest Artist, First Thursday, Northrup King Building, Daphne Koop and Marc Clements, Minneapolis MN, 2018

2018 Members’ Spotlight, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson WI, 2018

WARM Spring 5, Show Gallery-Lowertown, St Paul MN, 2018

New Beginnings, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN, 2018

American Conversations Looking Forward, WARM, Art Works Eagan, Eagan MN, 2018

Nature’s Elements Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN, 2018

Divergent Offerings, Show Gallery-Lowertown, St Paul MN, 2017

Black and White Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN, 2017

In, Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN, 2017

March Madness, Robbin Gallery, Robbinsdale MN, 2017

In, Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN, 2016

Not Erotic, Not Pornographic, But Very Naked, Private Exhibition, Minneapolis MN, 2016

2016 Members’ Juried Show, Minnetonka Center for the Arts, Minnetonka MN, 2016

104th Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2015

103rd Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2014

102nd Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2013

Art 4Shelter, Burnett Gallery, Minneapolis MN, 2012

100st Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2011

99th Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2010

97th Annual Fine Arts Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2008

2007 Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Art Center, Hopkins MN, 2007

CVA Faculty Exhibition, College of Visual Arts, St. Paul, MN, 2006

Salon 100 Exhibition, Lake Elmo Regional Art Center, Lake Elmo MN, 2006

30th Anniversary Exhibit, Artists of Florence Hill’s Sunday Figure Study Co-op, Minneapolis MN, 2006

Invitational Woman Artists: Gifts and Accounts, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, IA, 1997

Invitational Rural Landscapes by Three Artists, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, IA, 1990

Invitational Iowa Landscapes/rhythms and colors, NICC Fine Arts Gallery, Mason City, IA, 1988

Invitational Personal Histories: Figurative Works, Memorial Union, Gallery, Ames, IA, 1985

Invitational, Breaking Barriers, Iowa Invitational Art Exhibit, Memorial Union, Gallery, Ames, IA, 1984

2020 Fall Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins MN 2020

Invitational Minnesota District Court Show! WARM, Minneapolis MN, 2019

Visual Thinking, International Juried Drawing Exhibition, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany IN, 2019

Me + You (Curator) WARM Member Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN, 2019.

2018 Fall Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins MN 2018

Guest Artist, First Thursday, Northrup King Building, Daphne Koop &Marc Clements Studios, Minneapolis MN 2018

2018 Members’ Spotlight, Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson WI, 2018

WARM Spring 5, Show Gallery-Lowertown, St Paul Minnesota, 2018

New Beginnings, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN 2018

American Conversations Looking Forward, WARM, Art Works Eagan, Eagan MN 2018

Nature’s Elements Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN 2018

Divergent Offerings, Show Gallery-Lowertown, St Paul MN, 2017

Black and White Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN 2017

In, Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN 2017

March Madness, Robbin Gallery, Robbinsdale MN, 2017

In, Art Show, Hallberg Center for the Arts, Wyoming MN 2016

Not Erotic, Not Pornographic, But Very Naked, Private Exhibition, Minneapolis MN 2016

2016 Members’ Juried Show, Minnetonka Center for the Arts, Minnetonka MN 2016

104th Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2015

103rd Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN 2014

102nd Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN 2013

Art 4Shelter, Burnett Gallery, Minneapolis MN, 2012

100st Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN 2011

99th Annual Fine Art Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN 2010

97th Annual Fine Arts Exhibition, MN State Fair, St Paul MN, 2008

2007 Members’ Juried Exhibition, Hopkins Art Center, Hopkins MN 2007

CVA Faculty Exhibition, College of Visual Arts, St. Paul, MN, 2006

Salon 100 Exhibition, Lake Elmo Regional Art Center, Lake Elmo MN, 2006

30th Anniversary Exhibit, Artists of Florence Hill’s Sunday Figure Study Co-op, Minneapolis MN, 2006

Invitational Woman Artists: Gifts and Accounts, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, IA, 1997

Invitational Rural Landscapes by Three Artists, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, IA, 1990

Invitational Iowa Landscapes/rhythms and colors, NICC Fine Arts Gallery, Mason City, IA, 1988

Invitational Personal Histories: Figurative Works, Memorial Union, Gallery, Ames, IA, 1985

Invitational, Breaking Barriers, Iowa Invitational Art Exhibit, Memorial Union, Gallery, Ames IA, 1984

Solo, FF* (*Family and Friends) Show, Extension Gallery, Dubuque, IA, 1979

Solo, Artworks, University of Dubuque Gallery, Dubuque, IA, 1979

Solo, There’s Something About a Hog-Lovin’ Man, 1978

Solo, Works by J Hendricks Bahr, Extension 4 Fine Arts Gallery, Dubuque, IA, 1977

Invitational, Artists from the Fourth Street Gallery, Clinton Art Association, Clinton, IA, 1977

Solo, Batiks, Clinton Art Association, Clinton, IA, 1976

Collections

Private Collections

North Iowa Community College

Iowa Lakes Community College

Kendall Young Library, Children’s Library

Art Projects

Director, WARM Fire Sale, 2020 Franconia Sculpture Park

Illustrations and Publications

Author and Illustrator, Nick’s Boat, 2017, Amazon Books

Illustrator, Farm Wives and Other Iowa Stories, Edited by Marianne Abel 1995, Mid-Prairie Books, Cedar Falls IA

Illustrator, Iowa Woman, Fifteen Years, Autumn 1995, Edited by Rebecca Childers

Author and Illustrator, The Kamrar Depot Platform, 1983

Calligrapher, “Desiderata” by Max Ehrmann, in Memoriam, AN Council, Iowa City, IA

Educator

Instructor, Professional Practices, College of Visual Arts, St Paul MN

Instructor, Art History - North Iowa Area Community College, Mason City, IA

Instructor, Adult Education Art Classes - Area Education Association, Fort Dodge, IA

Instructor, Art - Iowa Central Community College, Fort Dodge, IA

Instructor and Presenter - Charles MacNider Art Museum, Mason City, IA

Instructor, Substitute Teacher, 9 North Iowa School Districts

Education and Certification

Master of Liberal Studies, University of Minnesota, 2013

Certificate Master of Business Administration, Non Profit Administration, St Thomas University, St Paul, MN, 2004

Graduate Credits, Printmaking, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 1984 - 1985

B.Sc., Industrial Technology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, 1998

Teaching Certificate, Art K – 12, Iowa Dept. of Education, 1974

Art Education Certification, Clarke College, Dubuque, IA, 1974 - 1975

Graduate Credits, Photography and Drawing, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1972, 1982

B.A. Liberal Arts, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1971, Studio Art (drawing, photography, printmaking)

Professional Visual Arts Experience

Executive Director, Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association, Minneapolis, MN, 2004 – 2005

· Staff lead to the 10-member Board of Directors

· Planned and coordinated Art-A-Whirl® 2005, the Tenth Anniversary Celebration

· Wrote and received grants for state and corporate funding

· Initiated the planning of a 3-year programming and budget calendar

· Co-designed NEMAA Artist Directory

· Instigated and obtained funding for strategic planning sessions for the Board of Directors

· Recruited, hired and supervised college and high school interns

Director, Blanden Memorial Art Museum, Fort Dodge, IA, 2001 – 2004

· Managed a museum renowned for its Permanent Collection of 19th and 20th Century art

· Staff lead for three museum boards

· Supervised all staff and interns

· Created and managed a $500,000 annual budget

· Wrote and received over $200,000 in grant awards

· Created and implemented a 3-year exhibition schedule

· Redirected the Museum’s focus toward civic partnership

· Directed the design and publication of all organizational, exhibition and membership materials

· Designed a strong public relations program highlighting the Museum

· Initiated an annual series of gift-giving workshops and a planned giving program

· Built a system to attract and recognize sponsorships

· Served on grant review board for state and federal arts agencies

Arts Advocacy and Community Experience

Board Member

4ArtSakeStPaul, Partner

Northeast Futures, Minneapolis MN

Iowa Art Museum Consortium (Founder)

North Iowa Art Summit (Founder)

Young at Art

Iowa Museum Association

Writers League of Texas

Iowa Designer Crafts

Committee Member

Community Fund Drive, Chairwoman, University of Minnesota Law School

Metropolitan Regional Arts Council Community Arts Grant Review Committee

Metropolitan Regional Arts Council Community Arts Activity Support Review Committee

Iowa Arts Council Grant Review Committee

Iowa Art Consortium (Founder)

North Iowa Art Summit (Founder)

Iowa Museum Association

Fort Dodge Symphony

Fort Dodge Young at Art

Fort Dodge Noon Rotary

Austin Writers League

Austin Radio Collective

Charles MacNider Museum

Hamilton County Arts Council

Volunteer

Fitzgerald Theater 2006 to present

Handmade Tile Association Festival, Minneapolis, MN 2007 – present

March of Dimes

St Paul Saints

Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN

Fringe Festival, Minneapolis, MN

Twin Cities Marathon, Minneapolis, MN

Columbus Marathon, Columbus, OH

Ohio Designer Crafts, Columbus, OH