J. Jay West ~ Hawaii Artist

Exhibitions & Recognitions

J. Jay West

Exhibitions and Recognitions

 

                                   

One-Person Shows

2011 – Trashformation 

2005 – Altered Matter

2004 – Emulsified Obsession

2002 – Sculpture, Objects & Functional Art

2001 – Almost Wasted

2000 – Breaking Barriers

 

Awards - Juried group shows

Hawaii

2018 – Abstract Only! Juried Art Show, Honorable Mention

2014 – 25th Helen M. Cassidy Memorial Juried Art Show, First Place

2013 – Trash Bash Art Show, First Place

2013 – Recycle Art Contest, “Bunka No Hi”, Honorable Mention

2008 – 24th Helen M. Cassidy Memorial Juried Art Show, Honorable Mention

2008 – 20th Annual Hawaii Artists Recycle: The Trash Show, Honorable Mention

2007 – Artists of the Big Island, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela, Honorable Mention

2007 – Spring Arts Festival, EHCC, Hilo, Honorable Mention

2006 – 22h Annual Helen M. Cassidy Memorial Juried Art Show, Second Place

2003 – 19th Annual Helen M. Cassidy Memorial Juried Art Show, Second Place

2003 – Big Island Photo Expo, Hilo, HI, First Place

2000 – 12th Annual Hawaii Artists Recycle Trash Art Show, Honorable Mention

2000 – Big Island Art Guild Spring Art Festival, First Place

1999 – 11th Annual Hawaii Artists Recycle Trash Art Show, Invited guest artist

1998 – 10th Annual Hawaii Artists Recycle Trash Art Show, Honorable Mention

1997 – 9th Annual Hawaii Artists Recycle Trash Art Show, Honorable Mention

1996 – The Trash Show, Honorable Mention

1996 – 12th Annual Helen M. Cassidy Memorial Juried Art Show, First Place

1995 – 11th Annual Helen M. Cassidy Memorial Juried Art Show, Second Place

Kansas

1981 – Topeka Crafts Annual Exhibition, Honorable Mention

1978 – Central Kansas Annual Art Exhibition, Third Place

 

 

Invitational Group Shows

2019 – 10x10x10 Artist Challenge, Wailoa Center, Hilo, HI

2019 – Portal, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela, HI

2019 – Annual Juried Fine Art Show, Kahilu Theatre

2018 – Founders Annual Juried Show, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela, HI

2018 – 10x10x10 Artist Challenge, Wailoa Center, Hilo, HI
2018 – Small Solos, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela, HI

2017 – Annual Juried Fine Art Show, Kahilu Theatre

2016 – 10th Annual Trash Bash Art Show, Hawi, HI

2016 – Annual Juried Fine Art Show, Kahilu Theatre

2011Artists of the Hamakua Coast, Wailoa Center, Hilo, HI           

2011Hamakua Artisans’ Show, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela, HI

2007 – Fiber Art Invitational, East Hawaii Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo, HI

2007 – Five Artists, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela, HI

2007 – Self Portrait, Wailoa Center, Hilo, HI

2005, 2004 – Glass Artists of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

2003 – Fiber Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

2002 – A Body of Work, Hilo, HI

1990 – Annual Jazz Festival, Kailua-Kona, HI

 

 

 

Acceptance in Competition Juried group shows

 

Hawaii

 

 

 

2019

 

4th Annual Juried Show, Transformative Forces: Creation through Destruction, Kahilu Theatre Gallery, Kamuela

All-Island Juried Art Show "Portal" theme, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela          

 

2018

 

Founders Annual Juried Show, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela

3rd Annual Contemporary Craft Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo

Abstract Only!, Wailoa Center, Hilo      

 

 

2017

Helen Cassidy Annual Art Exhibition, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela           

2nd Annual Contemporary Craft Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo

3rd Annual Juried Show, A Climate of Change, Kahilu Theatre Gallery, Kamuela

 

2016

UpCycle 2016, Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art, Hilo           

Helen Cassidy Annual Art Exhibition, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela           

Art Off The Wall, Kahilu Theatre Gallery, Kamuela

 

2015

26th Annual Trash Art Show, Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art, Hilo           

Big Island Falls Arts Festival, Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art, Hilo

Contemporary Fiber Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo

 

2014

The Trash Art Show, Hawaii Museum of Contemporary Art           

35th Annual Big Island Falls Arts Festival

 

2012 - Abstract Only! Juried Art Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo           

 

2010 - Abstract Only! Juried Art Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo           

 

2008

Helen Cassidy Annual Art Exhibition, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela           

Abstract Only! Juried Art Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo           

 

2007

The Trash Art Show (Recycled Art), East HI Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo

Helen Cassidy Annual Art Exhibition, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela

Hawaii Photo Expo, Wailoa Center, Hilo

 

2006

The Trash Show (Recycled Art), East HI Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo

Abstract Only! Juried Art Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo

Spring All Hawai’i Fall Juried Art Exhibition, East HI Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo           

 

2005

Fall All Hawai’i Juried Art Exhibition, East Hawaii Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo           

Women Artists of the Big Island, Wailoa Center, Hilo

The Trash Show (Recycled Art), East HI Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo

Arts Pacifica’s Bi-Annual Show, Firehouse Gallery, Kamuela

 

2003

Hawai’i Juried Art Exhibition, East HI Cultural Center Gallery, Hilo

Arts Pacifica’s Bi-Annual Show, Wailoa Center, Hilo

Fiber Hawaii, Gallery ‘Iolani, Honolulu           

 

2001 - Goddess Show, Wailoa Center, Hilo           

 

1985  - Hawaii Craftsman Annual Show, Honolulu           

 

Kansas

1982 - Kansas Arts & Crafts Exhibition, Wichita

1981 – Topeka Crafts Annual Exhibition, Topeka

1978 – Central Kansas Annual Art Exhibition, Great Bend,

 

 

Invited Featured Guest Artist

2015 – Waimea Cherry Blossom Heritage Festival, Featured Art/Artist Kamuela, HI

1999 – The Trash Show (Recycled Art), Hilo, HI

 

Artist in Resident

2003 – Artist-in-Resident Kea’au Recycling & ReUse Center, Kea’au, HI

 

TV Appearance

2001 – Artist Featured in “Morning TV Talk Show” Honolulu, HI

1999 – Featured Recycled Art, w/Henry Kapono, Hawaii State Dept of Business and Economic Development, Clean Hawaii Center. TV Public Service Announcement, Honolulu, HI

 

 

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