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John Obafemi Jones( b 1950)
P.O. box 3554
Frederiksted VI 00841-3554
Telephone:340 690 6614
www.johnobafemijones.com
Email: art@johnobafemijones.com



Solo Exhibitions

2016 "Rhythms, Rituals and all that Jazz" Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts

2015 "Fire Down There" Walsh Metal Works Gallery, St. Croix USVI

2010 Danica’s Gallery, St. Croix USVI
1988 Chase Bank, St. Croix USVI
1981 First Saving Bank, St. Croix US VI
1979 Gallery of Man Tribeca New York

Group shows
2016 "Art St. Croix" Art atTop  Hat St. Croix VI 
2016 “An Ocean of Dignified Dust” Yacht Haven Grande gallery St.Thomas VI
2016 "Artist Guild 2016 Art Show" The St. Croix Artist Guild
2015 "In Our Vision" Art at Top Hat 
2014 "Blurred Lines" Caribbean Museum Center
2014 Art at the Top Hat Gallery
2014 27th Annual Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit​
2013 Rose Parks Museum @Troy University
2013 Marjorie Robbins Gallery

2013 Caribbean Museum Center “Moko Jumbies: Communicating with the Ancestors/Protecting the Community”

2012 Portraits of Potentiality art exhibit and artists' talk

2012 Caribbean Museum Center “ Return to the Mecca II”

2011 Bassin Fine Arts Gallery,  Christiansted USVI, “The Way I See It”
2011 Howard University “Return to the Mecca II”
2010 23RD Annual Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit
2009 22nd Annual Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit
2008 21st Annual Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit
2006 19th Annual Caribbean Fine Arts Exhibit
2006 Whim Plantation Museum, St. Croix U.S. V.I
2005 Caribbean Museum Center, St. Croix U.S. V.I
1998 Eleventh Annual Caribbean Fine Art Exhibit (featured artist)
1998 Densaw Gallery, Atlanta GA
1998 National Black Arts Festival Atlanta GA
1988 Carambola Villas Golf and Beach Resort
1988 St. Croix U.S. V.I
1987 Wyndham Sugar Bay Resort & Spa, St. Thomas U.S.V.I
1983 Fort Frederiksted Art Museum St. Croix U.S. V.I
1983 The Horizon Gallery, St. Croix U.S. V.I
1983 “Cruzan Realities” The Old Custom House Gallery St. Croix U.S. V.I
1982 The West End Community Gallery, St. Croix U.S. V.I
1982 Caribbean Center for Understanding Media, St. Croix U.S. V.I

 
Commissions
St. Croix Chamber of Commerce
Diageo USVI for the Caribbean Theater Company
 
Collections

Hampton University, Hampton VA
Caribbean Museum Center, St. Croix U.S. V.I


Organizations:

Caribbean Museum Center, Board Member, St. Croix U.S.V.I.
Court Yard Player, Board Member, St. Croix U.S.V.I.
The Penpheny Artist Co-Op, St. Croix U.S.V.I.
Horizon Gallery Artist Co-OP, St. Croix U.S.V.I.
Art St. Croix, St. Croix U.S.V.I.

 

Publications

Mult-stakeholder Processes for Virgin Islands Cultural Planning: Making a Case for Multi-stakeholder Art and Culture Investment

Caribbean Melange Travel and Life Style Magazine  https://www.readmelange.com/magazine

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