J. A. Panetta, Artist

 

Bio

 

Contact

J. A. Panetta
14 Merwood Drive
Upper Darby, PA 19082
610.764.7451 (v)
610.734.0705 (f)

Education

Certificate Printmaking Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Graduate Study Theater Temple University/London
Bachelor of Arts Theater Marywood University

 


Exhibitions

2017 Bugs of Paradise, Grey Area Gallery, Philadelphia
2017 Chincoteague Museum, Chincoteague, Virginia
2016 From the Fringe. Gallery 1315, Philadelphia
2016 The Grass is Greener, Artspace 1241, Philadelphia
2015 Read Me, Philadelphia Center for the Book
2015 74th The Woodmere Annual, Woodmere Museum, Philadelphia
2014 Microinvalidations, Yell Gallery, Philadelphia
2014 Sundance/InLiquid Small Group Exhibition (four entries), Sundance Channel, NYC
2014 Fellowship Award Juried Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2014 Juried Drawing Exhibition (three entries) Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2013 225th Anniversary of the Historical Medical Library Exhibit, Mütter Museum, Philadelphia
2013 Juried Student Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2013 Naked in New Hope, Sidetracks Gallery, New Hope, PA
2013 Inside the White Cube, Trinity Buoy Wharf, London
2013 No Place for Cucumber Trees, Arch Enemy Arts, Philadelphia
2013 Fellowship Award Juried Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2012 White Cube, Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE
2012 The Day and The Hour Unknown, Arch Enemy Arts, Philadelphia
2012 Naked in New Hope, Sidetracks Gallery, New Hope, PA
2012 15th Annual National Small Works, Washington Printmakers Gallery, Washington, DC
2012 It’s a Small Small World, Family Business Gallery, NY NY
2012 Love Print, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia
2011 Anatomy Academy, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2010 Juried Student Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2009 68th Annual Juried Exhibition, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia
2009 Spring Juried Student Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2008 Spring Juried Student Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2008 Annual Works on Paper, Sketch Club, Philadelphia
2008 Fall Juried Student Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2007 Fall Juried Student Exhibit, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2006 The Italian Market, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia

Prizes, Grants, Fellowships, and other Pleasant Events

2014
H.J. Thouron Trust Alumni Studio Award
2014 James N. L. Sentz Memorial Award, PAFA
2014 Victor Lasuchin Award, PAFA
2014 Merit Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2013 Merit Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2012 Merit Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2007 Fleisher Art Memorial Honorable Mention: Cast Glass
2004 Fleisher Art Memorial Special Award: Book Arts
1996 NJ Council for the Arts Distinguished Arts Award
1995 Wrote the “Literacy through the Arts” Syllabus: Staging Myself . Adopted by NJ Department of Education for at-risk children. Included in the arts education exchange at the Kennedy Center for the Arts
1993 & 1996 Lead writer and director for collaborative scripts accessioned to the permanent collection of the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum of American History and the National Baseball Hall of Fame
1992-1997 Received numerous grants including: Dodge Foundation, William Penn Foundation, NJ Council for the Arts, NJ Council for the Humanities, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Puffin Foundation
1989 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship
New Media
1987 Video Project, The Black Telephone accessioned by the Independent Vision Program/WHYY-TV and screened at the San Francisco Video Festival
1987 PA Council for the Arts Fellowship
Collaborative Arts

Collections

2014 Mutter Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2013 Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
2010 President’s Collection, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2009 Academy Collection, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
2009 Robert F. Looney Print Collection, Free Library of Philadelphia
1995 Interviews with members of the Negro League and Girls Professional League, Baseball Hall of Fame
1993 Interviews, resulting performance script: Rural Routes, Smithsonian Institution

Publications

1990

“Play on Words-Creating Theater from Memoir” NJ Folklife Journal
*presented paper and workshop at the American College Theater Conference