Dan Beachy-Quick review of "Jill O'Bryan: Breathing with the Elements" in the October, 2022 print issue as well as online.
Dancing with the Elements
Saturday, August 27, 4-5PM, Zane Bennett Contemporary Art

435 S Guadalupe St, Santa Fe, NM 87501

Dancers Whitney Jones and Tamara Johnson will collaborate in an improvisational dance meditation in response to Jill O'Bryan's exhibition Breathing with the Elements at Zane Bennett Gallery. Witness these two collaborating bodies move fluidly around O'Bryan's universal grounded works and take a moment to catch a breath. 

B R E A T H I N G  I N T O  T H E  E L E M E N T S


B R E A T H I N G  I N T O  T H E  E L E M E N T S

June 11 - August 27, 2022

Opening: Friday, June 24, 2022

5 - 7 PM 

Z A N E  B E N N E T T  C O N T E M P O R A R Y  A R T

435 South Guadalupe Street

Santa Fe, NM 87501



T-Sat 10-5 PM

LAND BODY: Exploring connections between the human body and the landscape through the perspectives of eleven female artists.


December 10, 2021 - March 13, 2022

Ogden Contemporary Arts Center, 

455 25th St, Ogden, UT 84401

Monday: Closed
Tues – Sat: 10AM–6PM
Sunday: 11AM–4PM

Above: Stephanie DeTar leading yoga workshops during the exhibition, in front of 

Desert Frottages, 2021, graphite on paper, each 10 x 6 feet.

Breath Taking

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM

Conversation with Jill O'Bryan and New Mexico Museum of Art Curator, Kate Ware

O'Bryan discusses the six breath drawings in the exhibition Breath Taking, and contextualizes them within the history of her work with breath. 

This conversation is on YouTube. Just click on the link above. 

Time/Travel through Artists' Books

Time/Travel through Artists' Books

National Gallery of Art Library

East Building, Ground Floor, Study Center

Washington DC

June 18 - September 17, 2021

The exhibition, curated by Sarah Osborne Bender, includes 19 selections, all by women, including two of O'Bryan's artist books. 

Breath Taking

Breath Taking

New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM

March 13 - September 5, 2021

Artwork by 18 artists, including six drawings by O'Bryan.

"Mapping Resonance" exhibition catalog wins AAM Publication Prize

Dear Friends,
I am happy to announce that the Mapping Resonance: Jill O'Bryan
exhibition catalog, designed by David Chickey of Radius Books, Santa Fe, 
and published in conjunction with the 2017 exhibition "Mapping Resonance" 
at the Center for Contemporary Art (CCA), Santa Fe, NM,
has won 2nd prize in the American Alliance of Museums" (AAM), 
Frances Smyth-Ravenel Prize for Excellence in Publication Design.
The catalog will be on display at the 2019 AAM conference. 
My deepest thanks and congratulations to David Chickey for his brilliant design, 
and to the Center for Contemporary Art for publishing this beautiful catalog.
"Mapping Resonance: Jill O'Bryan", (exhibition catalog), essays by Stuart Ashman, Angie Rizzo, and Sigrid Hackenberg Y Almansa (Center for contemporary Arts: Santa Fe, NM) 2017. Designed by David Chickey, Radius Books, Santa Fe, NM.