Jimenez - Colon Collection
Jon Pestoni
The Yellow One
Pestoni, Jon
Born 1969, St. Helena, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA


EDUCATION

1996
MFA, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

1992
BA, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA


SELECTED SOLO / TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2012
David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Drawings, Shane Campbell Gallery, Oak Park, IL

2011
Jon Pestoni, Lisa Cooley, New York, NY

2010
Alex Hubbard, Jon Pestoni, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009
Jon Pestoni and Zak Prekop, Lisa Cooley, New York, NY


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012
The Friendly Summer Painting Show, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Context Message, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, NY
Real Simple, selections from the collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg,
Riverview School, East Sandwich, MA

2011
Real Simple, selections from the collection of Martin and Rebecca Eisenberg,
Riverview School, East Sandwich, MA
Stirrings, Nieuw Dakota, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Six Pack, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

2010
Drawing, Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL
The Pursuer, Greene Naftali, New York, NY
Ma, Taxter and Spengemann, New York, NY
Ann Craven, Peter Halley, Jon Pestoni, Painting Panel Exhibition in
Conjunction with the College Art Association, organized by Michelle Grabner,
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago, IL

2009
Alex Hubbard, Charlemagne Palestine, Anthony Pearson, Jon Pestoni, China
Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA
1999, China Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

2008
Looking Back, White Columns Annual, New York, NY
Call the Interruptions Days, Leo Koenig Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Apocalypse Soon, QED Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2004
Seeing Other People, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, NY
Include Me Out, Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL
North Room, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

2003
Works on Paper, Derek Eller Gallery, New York, NY

1999
VasquezSarkisianPestoniLattuHughes, 870 Virgil, Los Angeles, CA
Life In Space, Three Day Weekend, California College of Arts and Crafts, San
Francisco, CA

1998
HughesLattuPestoniSarkisian, 870 Virgil, Los Angeles, CA

1997
Malibu Sex Party, Purple Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
(* indicates non-periodical book, catalog, or other publication)

2012
Tumlir, Jan, "Brand New: Jon Pestoni," Flash Art, November-December 2012, p. 107
Pestoni, Jon, interview with Alex Hubbard, "Agenda: 10. Alex Hubbard and Jon Pestoni," Mousse, Issue 35, October 2012, pp. 172-174
Politi, Giancarlo, and Helena Kontova, "What art will be," Flash Art, July-September 2012, pp. 54-58
Zevitas, Steven, "40 Galleries You Should Know if You Love Paint," New American Paintings, June 29, 2012
Whitney, Christine, "The Style: Laura Cunningham," Harper's Bazaar, May 2012, p. 92
Zevitas, Steven, "New American Paintings visits Frieze and NADA," New American Paintings Blog, May 9, 2012
Finkel, Jori, "London's Frieze art fair debuts New York edition," Los Angeles Times, May 4, 2012
Finkel, Jori, "Jon Pestoni Paintings at David Kordansky gallery," Los Angeles Times, May 4, 2012
Miller, Michael H., "Frieze New York Begins with an Undependable GPS, Quick Sales and Inflatable Rats," GalleristNY.com, May 3, 2012

2011
*Vitamin P2, text by David Trigg. London: Phaidon, 2011, pp. 244-245
Kuo, Michelle, "Acting Out: The Ab-Ex Effect," Artforum, Summer 2011
Schultz, Charlie, "Meme: Abstract Los Angeles," Modern Painters, May 2011
Boucher, Brian, "Jon Pestoni," Art in America, April 2011, p. 121
Sutphin, Eric, "Breathy, Brooding Darkness: Jon Pestoni at Lisa Cooley,"
ArtCritical.com, January 24, 2011

2009
Montreuil, Gregory, "Jon Pestoni & Zak Prekop," Flash Art, November-
December 2009
Miller, Al, "Olivier Mosset & Jon Pestoni," NY Art and Leisure Blog, September
23, 2009
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