© 06:19:39, Arrangement 1, 13” x 2”, (detail)
Jim Sconyers, Jr. is an artist in a variety of media, including printmaking, photography, digital media and sculpture. In 2002, he received his MFA in Printmaking with Distinction from Indiana University's Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts. Since that time, his work has been selected for both national and international exhibition. Recent bodies of work include transition memory, contingency, imago corporis impressa, and May in the Secret Garden. Recently Jim’s work was selected for inclusion in juried exhibitions at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art in Virginia Beach (New Waves 2017) and the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, VA (Homeward Bound). In July 2017, Jim’s work titled 3H2O was selected by the juror Francis Thompson to receive First Place Award in the national Juried Exhibit, “Celebrate Color & Light,” at the Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts. A solo exhibition of the artist’s most recent body of work, May in the Secret Garden, is currently on exhibit through September, 13, 2017, at the Ox-Eye Vineyard Tasting Room in Staunton, Virginia. A second solo exhibitions of Jim’s most recent work is scheduled for fall of 2017 at Bridgewater College, in Bridgewater, Virginia.