1952 Born in Moscow, Idaho
1958 Family moved to Seattle, WA
1970-1971 Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1971-1975 University of Washington, Seattle; BA in Art History, BFA in Painting
1976-1978 University of Iowa, Iowa City; MFA in Painting
1980-1981 Artist-in Residence Grant, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
1981-1982 Lecturer, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1982-1983 Assistant Professor, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
1983-1986 Assistant Professor, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
1989-1990 Visiting Adj. Prof. Hartford Art School, Univ. of Hartford, Hartford, CT
1990-1991 Assistant Professor, Hartford Art School, Univ. of Hartford, Hartford, CT
1991-1996 Assistant Prof., School of Visual Arts, University of North Texas, Denton
1997- 2008 Associate Prof., School of Visual Art, University of North Texas, Denton
2009- Professor, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas, Denton
2013-2014 Faculty Fellow, Institute for the Advancement of the Arts, University of North Texas


2015 New Paintings, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, scheduled for early 2015
2014 New Paintings, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX, May 10-June 28

New Paintings, McMurtrey Gallery, Micro Space, Houston, TX, Feb 22-March 8
2013 New Pictures and Stories, Conduit Gallery,Dallas, Jan 12-Feb 16
2012 "New Paintings and Drawings", Besharat Gallery, Atlanta, GA, March 21 -April 21
2011 "New Paintings and Drawings:", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX, June 4-July 1

"New Work", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, Feb. 19 - March 26
2009 "Robert Jessup,Themes and Stories: A Selection of Paintings from the Last Decade", Longview Museum of Fine Art, Longview TX, May 9-June 27
  "Creatures: New Paintings by Robert Jessup", Conduit Gallery, Dallas TX, Feb 21 - March 21
2008 "Robert Jessup: New Paintings", Ober Gallery, Kent, CT, June 25 - July 30
  "Robert Jessup: New Paintings" McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX, Sept 8-Oct 13
2007 "Falling, Floating", New Paintings by Robert Jessup, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, Jan 5-Feb 10
  "Robert Jessup", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, April 20th through May 26th
2005 "Robert Jessup: New Paintings", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, May 6 - June 10
  "Robert Jessup: Paintings", Schomburg Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, March 5 - April 8
"Robert Jessup: New Paintings", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Jan. 7 - Feb 12
2003 "Robert Jessup and Katy O'Conner", Berman Gallery, Austin, TX, Oct. 30 - Dec. 6.
  "Robert Jessup: New Paintings", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX, Sept. 13 - Oct. 18
  "The Rabbitman Drawings", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, May 17- July 5
  "Robert Jessup: Myth and Magic", The Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX    May 3-June 22
  "New Paintings", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Feb. 13 - March 15
2002 "Robert Jessup: Prometheus", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, May
2001 "Robert Jessup: New Paintings", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX; Sept. 15th - Oct. 20th
  "Robert Jessup Paintings", Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX, March 3- June 3
  "Robert Jessup", Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO, March
  "Robert Jessup: New Paintings", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA; Feb. 8th - March 6th
2000 "Robert Jessup Paintings, 1998-2000", Museum of East Texas, Lufkin, TX; Oct. 13-Jan 3, 2001
  "Magic Batter: New Fables by Robert Jessup", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX; Sept. 16th - Oct. 14th
  "The Recipe for a Perfect Pie", Joseph Rickards Gallery, New York, NY; Feb. 8- March 18th
1999 "Paintings", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, Sept. 11- October 16
  "New Small Paintings", Joseph Rickards Gallery, New York, March 4 - April 3
  "Stories", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, Jan. 9 - Feb. 6
1998 "Parables", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Sept. 11- Oct. 6
  "A Painter's Path", University of North Texas Art Gallery, Denton, May 7-July 9
  "New Paintings", Fay Gold Gallery, Feb. 6-March 4
1997 "New Paintings and Drawings", Conduit Gallery, May 7-July 9
1996 "A Painter's Path: Paintings and Drawings by Robert Jessup, 1985 - 1995", University of Texas at San Antonio, January - February, 1996.
1995

"Recent Paintings", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Sept., 1995

  "Paintings,1993-1995", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, April 7 - May 13,1995
1994

"Drawings and Studies", Littlejohn/Sternau Gallery, New York, NY, Oct. 4-29, 1994.

  "Recent Drawings", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, April 29 - May 16, 1994.
1993

"The New Work", 1993, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 22 - Nov. 18

  "The New Work 1992-1993", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, April 2 - May 8
1991

"Songs of a Wanderer", Gimpel/Weitzenhoffer Gallery, New York, NY, Nov.5 - Dec. 31

  "Family Portraits and Other Stories", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, June 21 - July 19
1990

Zolla Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL

  Tortue Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  "Landscape Songs and Stories", Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1989

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA

  Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
  Zolla/Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, I
  "The Sea Trilogy", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY
1988

"Musicians", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY

  "A View Towards Summer Space", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
  "Paintings 1981-1987", University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
1987

"The Four Seasons", Ruth Siegel Gallery, Michael Walls Gallery, New York, NY

  Janet Steinberg Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1986

Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

  Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY
  Zolla Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL
1985

Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY

  "The Robert Dornbush Commission and Related Works", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta
1984

Nicola Jacobs Gallery, London, England

  Siegel Contemporary Art, New York, NY
1983 Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1982

Leslie Levy Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

  Siegel Contemporary Art, New York, NY
1981 Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
1978 University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA


2014 Dramedy, Ft. Worth Contemporary Arts, Texas Christian University, Ft. Worth, TX march 29-May 10
2013 American Painting Today:Physical and Visceral,Krasl Art Center, St. Joseph, MI, Sept 13-Oct 20

Americans Are Back to Paris, The Taylor foundation in coorperation with the Besharat foundation, Paris, France, June
2012 New American Paintings: Juried Exhibition in Print, October/November,Vol 17, Issue 5
2011 Miami International Art Fair, Besharat Gallery booth, Jan 14-Jan 17
2010 "Onward", Group Exhibition curated by Fay Gold; Besharet Gallery, Atlanta, GA, April -May
2009 "Back in Red", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston ,TX , Dec. 5 - Dec. 23
  "Couples Who Create", Denton Visual Arts Center, Denton , TX, Sept 20 - Oct 20, (catalogue)
2008 "What is My Line: Group Drawing Exhibition", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX, Dec. 6 - Jan. 10
  "Small Works Group Exhibition", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX Nov. 22 - Dec. 24
  "Gallery Selections", Ober Gallery, Kent, CT, Dec. 15, 2007 - March 2, 2008
2007 "Now and Then:12 Pairings of Early and Contemporary Texas Artists", Texas State University, San Marcos, Aug 22 - Sept. 20
  "Beyond the Gift of Time: Current Work by Former Fellows of the Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program, Roswell Museum and Art Center,Roswell, NM, May 19 - Jan 13, 2008, (catalogue)
2004 "Texas Paint Part One: More True Stories", Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX, Sept. 4  - Dec. 18
  Group Show of Gallery Artists, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, August
  Twentieth Anniversary Exhibition, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, May - July.
2002 Chicago Art Fair, Fay Gold Gallery, May
  Palm Beach International Art Fair, Fay Gold Gallery, May
  Summer Group Exhibition, Joseph Rickards Gallery, New York, July.
2001 Palm Beach International Art Fair, Fay Gold Gallery, West Palm Beach, FL
  San Francisco International Art Fair, Fay Gold Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000

"Living and Working in Texas", A Rotating Exhibit of Texas Art organized by Marie Park, Park Central VII,VIII, and IX, Dallas, TX

  "Forbidden", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX
1999

"Six Ways of Seeing", University Art Gallery, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX

  "Summer Exhibition:Gallery Artists", McMurtrey Gallery, Houston, TX
  "Moody Gardens Aquarium Celebration", Galveston Art Center, Galveston, TX
  Santa Fe Art Fair, Conduit Gallery Booth, Santa Fe, NM
  Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
  Joseph Rickards Gallery, New York, NY
1998 Works on Paper: Gallery Artists, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, July- August
1996

Summer Exhibition: Gallery Artists, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA, August, 1996

  Summer Group Exhibition, Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO, July, 1996
1995

"New American Paintings: An Exhibition of the Winners' Works from the Open Studios First Western Competition", Selected by Charlotta Kotlik, Curator of Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, N.Y., (51 artists selected from 612 entries), The Open Studios Press, Needham, MA, December, 1995.

  "Envisioned and Re-envisioned", Robischon Gallery, Denver. CO,July,1995.
1994

Summer Group Exhibition: Gallery Artists, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, July -August,

  "Looking West/Glancing East: New Texas Art", Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX, May 7 - June 19, 1994
  "The Exquisite Corpse", exhibition of collaborative art organized by D.A.R.E., exhibited at McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX., Oct. - Nov., 1994. (Collaboration with Marilyn Jolley and Linda Warren.)
  Dallas Fine Arts Exposition, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, May, 1994
1993

F.I.A.C. (International Contemporary Art Exhibition), Fay Gold Gallery, Paris, France, Oct. 9-17, 1993

  Art Texas, Conduit Gallery, Dallas Convention Center, May, 1993
1992

"Mother and Child", Museum of Art and Sciences, Macon, GA, November 20, 1992 to January 10, 1993

  Recent Work by Thad Duhigg, Roberto Munguia, Robert Jessup and Terri Thornton, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, Texas, July 31 to September 5, 1992
  Summer Group Show, Little John-Sternau Gallery, New York, NY, June to July, 1992
1990

"Organic Abstraction", The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

  "Fantastic Voyages", Staller Center for the Arts, State University of New York at Stony Brook
  "Voyages of the Modern Imagination", William A. Farnsworth Library and Art Museum.Rockland,ME.
  "Landscape/Mindscape", Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1989

"Collector's Choice", Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL

  "New Work - New York", Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1988

Jean Michele Basquiat and Robert Jessup, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA

  "The Unnatural Landscape", Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
  "Classical Myth and Imagery in Contemporary Art", The Queens Museum, Queens, NY
1987

"Three New York Painters", Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX

  "Review/Preview", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY
  New Work-New York, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1986

"Square and...", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY

  "Drawing", Gallery Two Nine One, Atlanta, GA
  New Works on Paper, Zolla Lieberman Gallery, Chicago, IL
  "Soley Fish", Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC
  "Summer, '86: A Changing Exhibition", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY
  "Painting and Sculpture Today", Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN.
  "Landscape, Seascape, Cityscape", Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans,
1985

"Harvest", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY

  Faculty Exhibition, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY New Figurative Painting: Harsh Images on Canvas, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
  Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  "Four Painters From New York", Janet Steinberg Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  "Cross Over: Artists in Two Media", Bennington College, Bennington, VT
  "Contemporary Works on Paper", Frumkin & Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL
1984

"24 x 24 x 24", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY

  "Salvo", Ruth Siegel Gallery, New York, NY
  Faculty Exhibition, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
1983

Faculty Exhibition, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

  30th Arts Festival of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
1982

"Bolton, Heimdal, Jessup", The Gallery at the Ohio Foundation On The Arts, Columbus, OH

  "Ten Variations on a Theme", Siegel Contemporary Art, New York, NY

1981

"Newcomers II", Hill's Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
 

"Introductions: Part One", Jackson Street Gallery, Seattle, WA



Public The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
  The Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
  The Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY

 

The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

 

Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, The University of Texas, Austin

 

The Bayly Art Museum, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

 

Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, New Mexico

Corporate

Chemical Bank, New York

 

HCA, Nashville, TN

 

Pacific Bell, San Francisco, CA

 

Reich and Tang, Inc., New York

 

University of Texas Southwest Medical Center, Dallas, TX

 

United Bank of Denver, Denver, CO

 

Taco Bell Corporation, Irvine, CA

 

AT&T, Chicago, IL

 

Coca-Cola U.S.A. , Atlanta, GA

 

Harwood Center, Dallas, TX

Private

Mr. Donald B. Anderson & Ms. Sally Midgette, Roswell, NM

 

Mr. James Baker, London, UK

 

Mr. Richard Brown Baker, New York

 

Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Cannold, Rye, NT

 

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Dornbush

 

Mr. Thomas Grant and Mr. John Ferguson, Dallas

 

Mr. and Mrs. David Franklin, Dallas

 

Dr. Theodore Goldstein, Los Angeles, CA

 

Mr. and Mrs. Graham Gund, Cambridge, MA

 

Mr. Mark Kaner, Los Angeles, CA

 

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Keeney, Dallas, TX

 

Mr. Ford Lacy & Ms. CeCe Smith, Dallas

 

The Maslow Collection, Wiles-Barre, PA

 

Mr. and Mrs. Rick Rome, Dallas

 

Mr. and Mrs. Jerone Siegel, Mamaroneck, NY

 

Mr. Dennis Sisco & Alexine Lesko, Ridgefield, CT

 

Ms. Lindsley Swenson, Dallas

 

Ms. Sarina Tang & Maxwell Enoch, New York


2011 Robinson, Gaile. "Artist Enters a New Phase". The Dallas Morning News, March 23, Section E, (pp. 1,3:photo pp. 3E)

Robinson, Gaile. "Vision Changes". Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, Sunday, mnarch 20, Section E,(pp. 1E, 6E, ten images).
2007 McGarrell, Ann. The Roswell Museum Artist-in-Residence Program: An Anecdotal History,University of New Mexico Press, 2007. (pp. 90-91: color image, Pl. 6)

Peterson, Amy. "Painter in a Landscape", The Houston Press, Vol. 19, No. 36, Sept 6-12: pp.28.

2004
..................."Scene in Dallas", Modern Luxury Dallas, June, 2004
 Carter, Steve. "Every Picture Tells a Story", Dallas Home Design, October, pp 56-63
 Daniel, Mike. "20th Anniversary Exhibition at Conduit", Dallas Morning News, Guide p 51, June 11
 Daniel, Mike. "Texas Paint at Arlington Museum of Art", Dallas Morning News, Guide p 34, Oct. 8
 Hursh, Matt.  "Almost Legal: Conduit Gallery Gets Older and Better", The Dallas Observer, June 5
 Kammen, Michael. A Time For Every Purpose: The Four Season in American Culture, The University of North Carolina Press, 2004,(Discussion of Robert Jessup's Four Seasons paintings on pp 18, 249-251)
 Mitchell, Charles D. "Wall to Wall Party", Dallas Morning News, June 28, p 10 E
2003 ................... "A large series of narrative drawings by Robert Jessup", Dallas Morning News, Guide, p 53, May 16
2002 .................... "Conduit Gallery move to Design District", KEY Magazine, May 2002, p 27.
  ..................... "Robert Jessup", Out on the Town: picks of the month, D Magazine, May 2002, pp 49-50
 Daniel, Mike. "After blast, it's on with the show", Dallas Morning News, May 11, p 12c
 Mitchell, Charles D. "More space enriches Conduit works", Dallas Morning News, May 29, p 12c
2001 .............................. "Robert Jessup paintings, 1998-2000", The Art Museum of Southeast Texas Spring Newsletter, spring, 2001
 Anspon, Catherine. "Navigating the Art Zone", Paper City, Houston, Sept. 2002
 Blanchard, Rebecca. "Art Museum unveils two new and eclectic exhibitions", Beaumont Journal, March 1-7, 2001, p 4
 Harwood-Rose, Cindi. "The Art of the City: a Walking Tour of Local Galleries", Inside Houston, Sept.
2000 ............................  Two by Two For Aids and Art, catalogue of the exhibition/ auction (reproduction: "Mellon")
 Benoit, Mary Alice. "New library adds art to its collection", Chicago Tribune, Sept 26, 2000, Section 2,3
 Breidenbach, Tom. "Robert Jessup/Joseph Rickards Gallery", Artforum, May, 2000, p 177-178
 Kutner, Janet. "There's much to see and enjoy in a Jessup painting", Dallas Morning News, October 9, 2000, p. 5c.
 McGlaughlin, Amy. "New Des Plaines library gets rave reviews", Des Plaines Daily Herald, Sept. 23, 2000, Suburbs page.
 McGlaughlin, Amy. "The Art of Diversity", Des Plaines Daily Herald, July 5, 2000, pg. c11.
 Park, Marie. Catalogue of the Exhibition: Living and Working in Texas, pp3 and 10. (reproduction: "Charon's Boat")
 Shaw, leslie Ava. "Robert Jessup at Joseph Rickards", The New York Art World, March, 2000
 Wolff, Theodore F. "Robert Jessup": essay for the catalogue Robert Jessup Paintings,1998-2000, the Museum of East Texas and the Art Museum of Southeast Texas, October, 2000
1999 ........................"Robert Jessup", The New York Times, Art Guide, Friday, March 19
  ........................."Robert Jessup"s oil 'Small Man With Cat', The New York Times, Arts and Leisure Guide, Sunday, Feb 28.

 

Akhtar, Suzanne. "Opposites interact", The Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, Section D, P. 6, Jan. 17, 1999

 

Daniel, Mike. "Every Picture Tells A Story", The Dallas Morning News, Guide p. 54, Jan. 8, 1999

1998

 

Akhtar, Suzanne. "Texas' dazzling sunlight, vast spaces prompt abstract painter to 'lighten up'", Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, Section D, P. 6, May 31, 1998

 

Fox, Catherine. "Elusive artists let viewers fill in the blanks", The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, P. Q8, Sept. 25, 1998

 

Mitchell, Charles Dee, "Robert Jessup at UNT Art Gallery", The Dallas Morning News, P. 8c, July 4, 1998

 

Palmer, Rachel. "Melodic Progression", The Denton Record-Chronicle, EC p. 3, May 7, 1997

1997

Daniel, Mike. "Top Attraction: Robert Jessup at Conduit Gallery", The Dallas Morning News, Guide,P. 52, May 2, 1997

1995

Kutner, Janet. "Top Attraction: Robert Jessup," The Dallas Morning News,Guide p.49, May 5, 1995.

1993

Tyson, Janet. "Jessup's Latest Work Suggests Fondness for the Abstract." Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, April 20, 1993.

1992

Kutner, Janet. "Top attraction: Recent Works by Thad Duhigg. Roberto Munguia, Robert Jessup, and Terri Thornton," The Dallas Morning News, Guide p. 49, August 28, 1992.

 

Mueller, Megan. "Robert Jessup -- Gimpel/Weitzenhoffer," ArtNews, February 1992, p. 130

1990

"About the Artist:Robert Jessup,"Journal of the Medical Association of Georgia, Vol. 79, No. 11. November, 1990, cover, p. 799.

 

Braff, Phyllis. "Different Kinds of Mental Journeys," The New York Times, October 21, 1990.

 

Paquette, Carole. "Colorful Display Highlights Staller Center Exhibit," The Record, (Long Island, New York), Entertainment Section, September 27, 1990, p. 18; illustration.

 

Teng, Rick. "Big and Small," The Stony Brook Press, Vol. 12, No. 3; Oct. 1, 1990

 

Wilson, William. Los Angeles Times, June 12, 1990.

1989

"At Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Jessup Paintings featured in Richmond," The Coalfield Progress, (Norton), September 21, 1989; illustration.

 

Artner, Allan. "A VEIN OF POETRY: Jessup puts a new twist on regionalist style of the 30's," Chicago Tribune, June 29, 1989, Sec. 5 11A.

 

Latter, Ruth. "Seasons Reflected in Hugh Paintings at Bayly, The Daily Progress, (Charlotteville, VA), September 1989; illustration.

 

Phillips, Jonathan, "Neal, Arbus, Jessup," Artworld, (Glen Head, NY), April 27-May 22, 1989, p. 8.

 

Proctor, Roy. "Virginia Museum showcases a singular vision," The Richmond News Leader, October 7, 1989, p. A-40; illustration.

1988

Castle, Frederick Ted. "Robert Jessup at Ruth Siegel and Michael Walls," Art in America, March 1988, pp. 160-161; illustration.

1987

Baker, Kenneth. "Jessup's Dream World on Canvas," San Francisco Chronicle, April 14, 1987; illustration.

 

Cohn, Terri. "A World of Anxious Dreams," Artweek, (San Francisco), May 2, 1987, p. 8; illustration.

 

Mackin, Jeanne. "Robert Jessup," American Artist, August 1987, pp. 58-63.

1986

Ballatore, Sandy. L.A. Weekly, May 8, 1986, p.17. Fox, Catherine. "Jessup upholds traditions of genre", The Atlanta Journal/The Atlanta Constitution, November 30, 1986, p. 7; illustration.

 

Grimes, Nancy. "New York Reviews: Robert Jessup," ArtNews, October 1986, pp. 140-142; illustration

 

Hubbard, Guy. Art in Action, (San Diego), 1986, p. 41; illustration.

 

Klein, Ellen Lee. "Art Reviews: Robert Jessup," Arts Magazine, Summer, 1986, p. 119; illustration

 

Welzenbach, Michael. "Fish art offers catchy ideas," The Washington Times, August 28, 1986, p. 3B; illustration.

 

Wilson, William. Los Angeles Times, May 2, 1986.

 

Wolff, Theodore F. "How Artists Improve," The Christian Science Monitor, July 2, 1986, p. 30; illustration.

 
1985

Amaki, Amalia. "The ambivalence of time and space," Creative Loafing, Atlanta, GA, July 27, 1985, p. 1B; illustration.

 

Avgikos, Jan. "Jessup's work is on display through July," The Atlanta Constitution, July 21, 1985, pp. 3-J; illustration.

 

Baker, Kenneth. "New Paintings in Search of a Purpose," San Francisco Chronicle, May 29, 1985; illustration.

 

Stephenson, Bill. "The Robert Dornbush Commission and Related Works," Art Papers, (Atlanta), September-October 1985, p. 34; illustrations.

1984

 

"Dogged Dreams," Observer Magazine, London, November 4, 1984, p. 10; illustration.

 

"Robert Jessup," The Times, London, November 13, 1984.

 

 Klein, Ellen Lee. "Art Reviews: Robert Jessup," Arts Magazine, March, 1984, p. 43.

 

Petzal, Monica. Time Out, London, November 1, 1984.

1983

Klein, Ellen Lee. "Art Reviews: Robert Jessup," Arts Magazine, February, 1983, pp. 30-31; illustration.

1982

Cortright, Barbara. "The World According to Jessup - messages hide in his paintings," Scottsdale Daily Progress, April 16, 1982, p. 48.

 

Russell, John. "Aspects of the Figure," The New York Times, July 2, 1982, p. C21.

 

Westfall, Stephen. "The Variations On A Theme," Arts Magazine, October, 1982, p. 10.

1981

Wilson, Wendy. The Santa Fe Reporter, May 1, 1981; illustration.

1980

Vans, Lynn. "New Materials, ideas inspire artist's work," Roswell Daily Record, (Roswell, NM), December 12, 1980.  


 
2013 Dannatt, Adrian. :"The Plot and Body of Robert Jessup's Work", Robert Jessup: Past to Present, Besharat Gallery, Atlanta
2007 Beyond the Gift of Time: Current Work by Former Fellows of the Roswell Artist-in-Residence Program, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, New Mexico
2000 Wolff, Theodore F. Robert Jessup Paintings, 1998-2000. The Museum of East Texas and the Art Museum of Southeat Texas.

1995

McCarter, William. Robert Jessup: Paintings, 1993 - 1995, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX, 1995.

 

Zevitas, Steven T. New American Paintings: An Exhibition of the Winners' Works from the Open Studios First Western Competition, The Open Studios Press, Needham, MA, December, 1995.

1991

 

McHenry, Deni McIntosh. Organic Abstraction, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Kansas City, MO, 1991.

1990

Cooper, Rhonda. Fantastic Voyages, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1990.

1989

Artists of the '80s: Selected Works from the Maslow Collection, Sordoni Art Gallery, Wilkes College, Wilkes-Barre, PA,1989.

 

Boyd, Julia W. ROBERT JESSUP Paintings, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Richmond, VA, 1989.

1988

Matilsky, Barbara C. Classical Myth and Imagery in Contemporary Art, The Queens Museum, April 15 - June 12, 1988, (Exhibition Catalogue); p. 22 (illustrations: cover, p. 22).

1987

ROBERT JESSUP The Four Seasons and Drawings in Anticipation of Spring, Ruth Siegel Ltd. and Michael Walls Gallery, New York, NY, 1987.

1986

Baker, Kenneth. ROBERT JESSUP Paintings and Drawings, 1984-1985, Ruth Siegel Ltd., New York, NY, 1986.

 

 Landscape, Seascape, Cityscape, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, LA, 1986.

 

 Painting and Sculpture Today, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN, 1986

1985

Cornell University Department of Art Faculty Exhibition, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1985.

 

New Figurative Painting: Harsh Images on Canvas, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC, 1985.

1984

Cornell University Department of Art Faculty Exhibition, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1984.

 

Physician & Patient, Irvington-On-Hudson, NY, April 1984.

 

Physician & Patient, Irvington-On-Hudson, NY, August 1984.

1983

30th Arts Festival of Atlanta 1983, Atlanta, GA, 1983.

 

United Bank of Denver, Denver, CO, October 1983.

1980

Roswell Museum and Art Center Quarterly Bulletin, Roswell, NM, 1980.