About the Book
Go on an engaging visual journey in Serenata, as you flip through each beautiful page of paintings by visual artist, Jennifer J L Jones. Serenata documents and shares the artist's 2011 series of mixed media paintings and is her first published book of images. Included in this visual song are essays and contributions from a selection of the artist's collectors, gallerists, contemporaries, writers, and art critics.
Jennifer J L Jones (b.1971) is an American artist raised in rural Virginia and Florida, and has lived in major cities throughout the United States. She received her BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia. Jones utilizes nature as inspiration for her mixed media paintings, exploring energy and beauty. Through multiple layers of abstraction and combined mediums including a refined glazing technique, she creates rich organic patinas that evoke emotions, thoughts, and universal connecting points in the observer. Jones' long-established career is highlighted by her work exhibited in select international galleries. Her paintings are highly sought after and can be found in numerous private and corporate collections world wide including Atlanta Botanical Gardens, Scana Energy, Harpo Studios, and the U.S. Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal.