Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts

Aaron Jones

Birmingham, MI
January 14th - April 10th, 2015

Aaron's work aims to prompt alternative urban discourse and empower positive change at varied scales.  The work manifests as pop-up structures, comic books, performance art, critical writing, etc

Aaron is a 5th generation Oklahoman, having since practiced architecture in both Texas and Michigan. He holds a Master of Architecture from Cranbrook Academy of Art and was a summer Fellow within CEMAT - Centre d’Etudes Maghrébines à Tunis - based in North Africa and sponsored by the US Dept. of State. Professionally Aaron maintains his practice on Detroit’s east side and teaches various architectural coursework within Lawrence Technological University’s College of Architecture and Design as a Professor of Practice. Recent accomplishments include solo exhibition within NEW PROJECT’S ( Chicago ), group exhibition within The Storefront for Art and Architecture ( NYC ), and summer tenure as Architect in Residence for the Bronx River Art Center.  Most recently Aaron exhibited alongside Complex Movements at the Goethe Institut in Johannesburg South Africa and participated in the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale through Storefront for Art and Architecture's OfficeUS platform.

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
724 South 12th Street
Omaha, NE 68102
12th and Leavenworth
Admission and Parking: FREE
Phone:: 402.341.7130
Fax:: 402.341.9791