Joanne Aono
Members' Show
Riverside Arts Center, Freeark Gallery
32 East Quincy, Riverside, Illinois
June 23 - July 27, 2019
Upcoming - Solo exhibition
Mosnart, 11319 S. St Lawrence Ave, Chicago, Illinois
Host and Curator, JB Daniel
Terrain Biennial
October 2019
Upcoming - Solo exhibition
2334 West 111th Street, Chicago
April 2020
Untitled (House) Exhibition
Illinois State Museum
Norton Building, 201 West 10th Street, Lockport, Illinois
Art from the Diane and Browne Goodwin Collection
October 28 - April 9, 2019
I Am American
Freeport Art Museum
121 North Harlem Avenue, Freeport, Illinois
Group exhibition curated by Sergio Gomez
March 1 - April 13, 2019
Members Show
Riverside Arts Center Freeark Gallery
32 East Qunicy Street, Riverside, Illinois
July 1 - 28, 2018
I AMerican
Tallgrass Arts Association Gallery, Park Forest, Illinois
Group exhibition curated by Sergio Gomez
June 15 - July 21, 2018
Terrain Biennial
October 10 - November 5, 2017
277 and 280 Gage Road, Riverside, Illinois
Collaborative outdoor installation for the Terrain Biennial with Kristine Aono
Curated by Anne Harris
Reception and artists' talk Sunday, November 5, 3-5pm
Dreaming Bigger in Strange Times
Woman Made Gallery
Lacuna in Pilsen, 2150 S Canalport # 4A-3, Chicago
November 10 - December 16, 2017
Group invitational curated by Joyce Owens
I AMerican
Gallery 201 at Argonne National Laboratories, Lemont, Illinois
Curated by Sergio Gomez
June 28 - September 15, 2017
A Woman's View
Gallery 201 at Argonne National Laboratories
March 15 - June 9, 2017
Curated by Mary Bookwalter, Janice Meister, and Carol Weber
Group exhibition with Joanne Aono, Jennifer Cronin, Sherri Denault, Lisa Goesling, Laura Lein-Svencner, Joyce Morishita, and Beth Shadur
Attention is the Beginning of Devotion
Victorian House Art Gallery, Bourbonnais, Illinois
Two person exhibition with Kate Ingold, curated by Sherri Denault
April 3 - May 4, 2017
Review by Nicole Pilbeam for the Daily Journal
The Mind's I
Anne Harris' Drawing Project
Ed Paschke Art Center
5415 West Higgins Avenue, Chicago
February 4 - May 21, 2017
I AMerican - Group Exhibition
Schoenherr Gallery, North Central College, Naperville, IL
Curated by Sergio Gomez
October 21 - December 11, 2016
An Unexpected Pause
Collaboration with Kate Ingold, Group invitational of site specific outdoor art, Sherri Denault curator
Perry Farm Park, Bourbonnais, Illinois
August 26 - October 7, 2016
Olivet Nazarene Biennial Juror
Applications accepted through July 15, 2016
Opening Reception with Juror's remarks October 14, 6-8pm
23rd Evanston + Vicinity Biennial
Evanston Art Center
Lela Hersh, Monique Meloche, and Lorelei Stewart, Jurors
July 15 - August 28, 2016
Neutral Ground: Somewhere Between Black and White
Tallgrass Arts Association Gallery, Park Forest, IL
Group exhibition curated by Mary Bookwalter
June 17 – July 23, 2016
Cut & Sown
Firecat Projects
Two-person exhibition with Raeleen Kao
February 26 - March 19, 2016
Jason Foumberg selects our show for Chicago Magazine's Best of February list
Reviewed in Louise and Maurice
Sabina Ott - Who Cares for the Sky?
Hyde Park Art Center Chicago
Invited by Sabina Ott to submit a small piece to her monumental installation.
February 21 - May 1, 2016
One Inspired Evening
Benefit Auction for Inspiration Corporation
Juried by Stan Klein, Deborah Maris Lader, and Steven E. Gross
March 19, 2016
What Is Drawing?
I AMerican - Group Exhibition
Dordt College, Sioux Center, Iowa
November 12, 2015 - January 1, 2016
The People's Show
Illinois State Museum Lockport
July 31 - October ?, 2015
Moonlight Masquerade
Art Auction for Riverside Art Center
Saturday, October 17, 2015
Online Auction
FORM: Art + Floral
Benefit for Snow City Arts
Chez, 247 East Ontario, Chicago
April 14, 2015
Pro-Text Art: When Words Enter Visual Art
Illinois State Museum Springfield Gallery
Curated by Robert Sill
Reception Friday. March 13th 5:30-8pm
March 8 - September 13, 2015
I AMerican - Group Exhibition
Zhou B Art Center, Chicago
Curated by Sergio Gomez
I AMerican
January 16 - February 14, 2015
Pro-Text Art: When Words Enter Visual Art
Illinois State Museum Chicago Gallery
James R. Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph Street
Curated by Robert Sill
September 8, 2014 through February 6, 2015
Doug Stapleton, Gallery Talk, Wednesday, September 24 noon
Robert Sill, Curator's Talk, Wednesday, October 15 noon
Artists Joanne Aono & Kate Ingold, in conversation with Doug Stapleton, Wednesday, November 19 noon
Chicago Tonight, WTTW write-up by Marc Vitali
Inside Space - Group Exhibition
Riverside Art Center
Curated by Anne Harris
September 7 - October 4, 2014
Artists Panel Discussion with Anne Harris, Joanne Aono, Paula Crown,
Susanne Doremus, Carrie Gundersdorf, Jason Lazarus, and Jin Lee
Saturday, September 27, 4-6pm
I AMerican - Group Exhibition
Governor's State University Art Gallery, University Park, IL
Curated by Sergio Gomez
I AMerican
August 25 - September 30, 2014
Examiner review of my diptych by Jeff Stevenson and Jessica Roeda
Rockford Midwestern Biennial
Rockford Art Museum
William Lieberman, Zolla Lieberman Gallery, Juror
May 16 - September 28, 2014
22nd Evanston + Vicinity Biennial
Evanston Art Center, 2603 Sheridan Road
Allison Peters Quinn and Sergio Gomez, jurors
June 8 - July 20, 2014
"I AMerican" Group Exhibition
White Ripple Gallery, Hammond, Indiana
Curated by Sergio Gomez
I AMerican
June 14 - August 2, 2014

Words We Live By
Multi-venue group show curated by Larry Lee
White Box Studio Gallery, 4813 N Central Park
June 6 - July 4, 2014
"I AMerican" Group Exhibition
Water Street Studios Gallery, Batavia, Illinois
Curated by Sergio Gomez
January 24 - March 30, 2014
One Inspired Evening
Benefit Auction for Inspiration Corporation
Juried by Stan Klein, Deborah Maris Lader, and Steven E. Gross
March 7, 2014
One & 1 - Solo Exhibition
Images Gallery, Chicago
January 27 - February 23, 2014
Read Sergio Gomez's blog entry about the show here
Hyperallergic Review of 1 & One
Article by Philip Hartigan on my solo exhibition at the Lee Dulgar Gallery
An Artist Who Merges Minimalisms
1 & One - Solo Exhibition
Lee Dulgar Gallery
South Holland, Illinois
September 23 - October 18, 2013
Artist Talk - Wednesday, October 2
1 & One Portfolio
Installation Images
Video link
Living Our Culture: A Celebration of Japanese American Art and Culture
Floating World Gallery, Chicago
Curated by Laura Kina
June 6, 2013
Inspiration Corporation - One Enchanted Evening
Benefit Juried Auction, Stan Klein, Steven E. Gross, Deborah Maris Lader Jurors
March 8, 2013
Group Show
Prak-Sis Gallery, Chicago
December 2012 - January 2013
The Mind's I
Julius Caesar Gallery, Chicago
Anne Harris Drawing Project
November - December 2012
South Shore Arts 69th Salon
South Shore Arts, Munster Indiana
Juried by Daniel Schulman
September 16 - October 28, 2012
Ravenswood Artwalk
Open Studio at 4636 North Ravenswood, #204
Saturday, September 29th and Sunday, September 30th
Ways of Making
Visual Arts Gallery, Governors State University, University Park, IL
Aaron Ott and Jason Foumberg, jurors
June 4 - 23, 2012
Continuing On and On . . .
Dayton Street, Chicago
Exhibition with Neha Vedpathak, Kate Lewis, and Karen Appleton
May 19, 2012
Dualities Exhibition
Brenda Barnum & Joanne Aono
Eyeporium Gallery, Chicago
January 13 - February 29, 2012
Art review by Paul Klein in Huffington Post
RavensHood 2011, 2-Person Exhibition
Images Gallery, Chicago
June 2012
Art Letter review
34th Beverly Art Exhibition
Jurors Linda Warren and Don Southard
November 5 - December 27, 2010
Portage ARTspace, Chicago
Curated by Johanna Silva and Larry Lee
October 16 - November 20, 2010
In Other Words
Solo Exhibition of Paintings and Drawings
South Shore Arts, Munster, Indiana
August 13 - October 10, 2010
Northwest Indiana Times Review
Artist Talk, September 27, 2010, 10am
Continuing On . . .
Solo Exhibition
303 West Erie Art Space
Chicago's River North Gallery District
April - June 2010
Studio Visit Magazine
December 2009
International Art Open
Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Yolanda Lopez -Juror
March 6 - April 16, 2009
Neoteric Art Interview
65th Annual Salon Show
South Shore Arts, Munster, Indiana
William Lieberman, Zolla Lieberman Gallery -Juror
Founders Award Recipient
September 28 - November 2, 2008
Chicago Art Open
Merchandise Mart, Chicago
October 3 - 19, 2008
Juried Group Show
Woman Made Gallery, Chicago
Corrine D. Peterson -Juror
August 1 - 28, 2008
Contemporary Art Workshop, Chicago
June 27 - August 8, 2008