Artist’s Resume


2014    Artist Inc., Mid-America Arts Alliance and the City of Austin

2012    Leadership Austin, Austin, Texas

1999    The University of Texas at Austin, M.F.A. Studio Art; Painting and Sculpture

1996     Private studio courses with painter Sam Scott, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1995    St. John’s College, Santa Fe, New Mexico, M.A. in Liberal Arts; Philosophy, Theology, Literature, Natural Sciences and Political Sciences

1991    Kansas City Art Institute, B.F.A. Studio Art; Painting and Sculpture



1999-present     Artist. Fisterra Studio Projects, Austin, Texas

Design and create art in all media. Collaborate with artists, architects and experts on unique projects including commissions, installations, community art projects, and exhibitions.

2010-2015     Art Futurist. Generous Art, Austin, Texas

Founded nonprofit to empower artists and sustain communities. Developed concept, site, relationships with nonprofits, artists, and community. Taught “Raising Artists” professional development; produced fundraisers and exhibitions.



2016    E.A.S.T. East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, Texas (annually since 2003)

XYZ Atlas: Hedonic Map of Austin Finale, Barton Springs, Austin, Texas

SXSW Interactive and Music: Featured art installation: XYZ Atlas, Austin, Texas

SXSW Eco: Outdoor Placemaking Lounge by Southwest Airlines; finalist for Place by Design in Art and Interaction, Austin, Texas

2015    Public Sentiment Campaign, TEMPO commissioned by Art In Public Places, exhibited in city parks and recreation centers throughout Austin, Texas

You Are Here, Solo Show at the Wright Gallery at the Texas A&M University Architecture Department, College Station, Texas

2014     Artist in Residence at Elisabet Ney Museum, Austin, Texas

             Hedonic Map of Austin, The University of Texas at Austin Department of Psychology, Austin, Texas

             Four Gates, Austin City Hall, Austin, Texas

2013    Hedonic Map of Austin, Solo Show, Co-Lab Projects, Austin, Texas

            Sacred Space, Solo Show, Julia C. Butridge Gallery, Dougherty Art Center, Austin, Texas

    People’s Gallery, Austin City Hall, Austin, Texas (annually since 2006)

2012    Seeing is Believing, Wells Mason Gallery, Austin, Texas

2011    Hell, Heaven, Bang Art Gallery, Santa Fe Community College, Santa Fe, New Mexico

    Affordable Arts Fair, Decorazon Gallery, New York, New York

    Departure, GrayDuck Gallery, Austin, Texas

2010    Art Outside, Thorndale, Texas

    Wayfinding, Courtyard Gallery, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas

    Carnival Balloon Game, Art City Austin, Austin, Texas

2009    Art Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico

     Art City Austin, Austin, Texas

2008    Bridge Art Fair, Decorazon Gallery, The Catalina and Maxine Hotels, Miami, Florida

    Red Dot Art Fair, Decorazon Gallery, Radisson Edwardian Grafton, London, England

    Shine + Burn, Decorazon Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2007    Few, Some, Many, More; Creative Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at Austin

    TXO: Texas Originals, Texas State Capitol, Austin, Texas

2006    All Together Now, Creative Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at Austin

    The Floating Chair, Design Within Reach, Austin, Texas

2005    Organic, Julia C. Butridge Gallery, Dougherty Art Center, Austin, Texas

2003    Secret Furniture, Gallery Lombardi, and the Design Center, Austin, Texas

1999    Seven to Watch, curated by Annette Carlozzi, UTSA Blue Star Art Space, San Antonio, Texas



2016    Mid-America Arts Alliance, Artistic Innovations

    Office of Public Art, Pittsburgh: Temporary Public Art for Wilkinsburg, PA

Cultural Arts Division Grant, City of Austin (annually since 2012)

2014    Drawing Lines, ArtPlace Project, Austin, Texas

2013   Partners In The Arts Award, City of Austin

     Featured Artist at the Annual Garden Party with gallery exhibition and “Insights” Artist’s Talk,    Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum, Austin, Texas

2012    New Philanthropist Award, Entrepreneur Category, Giving City Austin (Generous Art)

2011    Finalist, Big Austin Big Idea Contest (Generous Art)

2003    Design Team Artist, East 7th Street Corridor Project, Art in Public Places, Austin, Texas



Blackwell, Kathy. “Jennifer Chenoweth: No one understand Austinites’ passion for place like this visual cheap tramadol fedex overnight artist whose XYZ Atlas shows where locals have experienced their highs and lows across the city,” Art of the City Edition, Austin Way Magazine, plus 10 Greengale national publications, June 2016.

Anderson-Ramos, Sam. “Jennifer Chenoweth’s XYZ Atlas,” Austin Chronicle, May 2016.

Sokolove, Sofia. “A Conversation with Jennifer Chenoweth,” Tribeza, April 2016.

Hampshire, Anne Marie. “The Art of Hospitality,” Edible Austin, November, 2015.

Lewis, Randolph. “An Emotional Map of Austin,” The End of Austin Journal, December, 2013.

Faires, Robert. “Art Lives Here: Jennifer Chenoweth’s Home Embodies the East Austin Studio Tour,” The Austin Chronicle, cover story, November 15, 2013.

Faires, Robert. “Right There: A Hedonic Map of Pleasure and Pain in Austin, Texas, Jennifer Chenoweth marks the places in town where we feel the most feelings,” The Austin Chronicle, October 11, 2013.

Quinton, Luke. “Artist Jennifer Chenoweth maps Austin’s emotional hot spots,” Austin American-Statesman, October 12, 2013.

Smith, Cassie. “Oct. 13-19: Heart Map: Local artist polls Austinites on emotions and locations for new exhibit,” Austin Monthly, October, 2013.

Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire. “Chenoweth’s art comes full circle,” Austin American-Statesman, June 19, 2013.

Birchum, Jana. “East Austin Studio Tour 2012,” The Austin Chronicle, November, 2012.

Goldman, Saundra. “Jennifer Chenoweth: Creating a Dialog of Form,” Drash Pit, Eye Openers, November, 2012.

Morrow, Meredith. “Celebrating Community With Generous Art: An Interview with Jennifer Chenoweth,” Austinist, September 20, 2012.

Estes, Jane. “Taking the intimidation out of art,” The Williamson County Sun, August 29, 2012.

Graupman, Michael. “Beautiful Giving: Generous Art splits sales between artists and charities,” Culturemap, September 29, 2011.

Faires, Robert. “Generous Art: Now two can benefit from one sale of art,” Austin Chronicle, June 24, 2011.

Davenport, Bill. “New mix of charity, commerce and chutzpah: Austin artist Jennifer Chenoweth launches,” Glasstire, June 23, 2011.

Hensley, Becca. “True Artistic Vision,” Austin American-Statesman, June 3, 2011

Harrold, Carolyn. “Artist Spotlight: Jennifer Chenoweth,” Tribeza, February 15, 2011

Mattingly, June. “Court Lurie and Jennifer Chenoweth in ‘Departure’ at the grayDUCK Gallery, Austin,” ModAustin, January, 2011.

Darby, Reese. “Jennifer Chenoweth | Painter,” Artmuse, October 18, 2010.

Goldman, Saundra, “Wayfinding: Jennifer Chenoweth,” catalog, The Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Austin, April, 2010.

Breaux, Adrienne. “Jennifer’s Art-Filled East Austin Home!” Apartment Therapy, December 4, 2009.

Lambert, Olivia. “Style Makers: Art Out Loud, Jennifer Chenoweth,” Luxe Interiors + Design, November, 2009.

Heimlich, Janet. “Home is where the art is,” Austin American-Statesman, May 18, 2008.

Koper, Rachel. “The Floating Chair: Bringing a lot to the table,” Austin Chronicle, April 14, 2006.

Cosgrove, Julia. “MacGyver Wine Cork Challenge Winner,” ReadyMade Magazine, October/November, 2005.

Barron, Katy. “Artists in Residence,” Austin American-Statesman, November 18, 2004.

Koper, Rachel. “Where the Art Is,” Austin Chronicle, April 30, 2004.

Van Ryzin, Jeanne Claire. “Creativity, Variety Build ‘Four Walls’,” Austin American-Statesman, May 1, 1999.

Von Ziegesar, Peter. “Report from Kansas City: Art in the Heartland,” Art in America, June 1995.



2014-2015      Presenter, Generous Art’s Raising Artists Workshops. Developed and leads professional development workshops designed for artists and creative entrepreneurs.

2012              Presenter, The City of Austin’s Next Level Workshops. Proposed, developed and taught classes on professional development courses.

2011-12          Mentor. The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA. Provided instruction, oversight, and professional development for low residency M.F.A. program.

1996, 2004      Instructor, 2004. Teaching Assistant, 1996-99. The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX. Taught “Creative Entrepreneurship” course to students of the College of Fine Arts. Taught various studio courses taught to undergraduate art majors as a TA, including 2D Design, Painting and Drawing, Intermediate and Advanced Sculpture, Transmedia, Ceramics, Printmaking and Photo/Design. Helped supervise UT-Study in Italy program.

1995-96        Senior Art Assistant. St. John’s College, Santa Fe, NM. Served as an artist-in-residence. Trained and supervised the Visual Art Assistants in leading required art class for seniors.

1995              Life Drawing Instructor. St. John’s College, Santa Fe, New Mexico.