Shows and events:
For more information on where to find Jennifer's work in person or online, please click this link. This page will feature any upcoming events, announcements or special exhibits.
March 15, 2019: Come see a colorful new exhibit of Jennifer’s spring-themed paintings in space 15 (1st building) at Crossroads Art Center’s next open house. Jennifer will be on site painting a little demo and answering any questions. Refreshments will be offered during this free public event, which runs from 6-9. Crossroads Art Center is located at 2016 Staples Mill Road, Richmond, Virginia 23230. Please contact the gallery at 804.278.8950 for more information.
January 18, 2019: Please join Jennifer at her new exhibit space in gallery 15 at Crossroads Art Center for an artists’ open house. Refreshments will be offered during this free public event, which runs from 6-9 pm. Crossroads Art Center is located at 2016 Staples Mill Road, Richmond, Virginia 23230. Please contact the gallery at 804.278.8950 for more information.
September 2018: Jennifer returned as one of the participating artists to Plein Air Westhampton, a plein air event held in association with Party On the Avenues in the historic Westhampton district of Richmond, Virginia.
May 2018: Jennifer was one of 10 regional artists who participated in "Plein Air Unleashed", a paint out sponsored by Allure Art Center located in Whitestone, Virginia
January 4 - February 24 2018: "Snow | Stillness Covers the Land" Group exhibition at Gallery Flux in Ashland, VA. Opening Reception January 11th from 5:30 - 8, with a second reception on February 1st.
November 2017: Jennifer's work is now represented by UGallery
October 2017 a story about Jennifer and her work was featured in the Town of Ashland VA's "Get Centered" Newsletter.
September 2017 Participated in Plein Air Westhampton Invitational
September 10 2017: Art exhibit and art talk at Gallery Flux "A Maine Experience"
July 2016 & 2017 Invited artist to Floyd County Plein Air Festival
June 2017: Artist's residency in Vinalhaven Maine
August 2015: Participated in “Lay of the Land”, juried art Exhibition at Gallery Flux, Ashland, VA.
June 2015: Featured artist and demo at the Little Gallery on Smith Mountain Lake, Moneta, VA.
March 2015: Jennifer's painting "Winter Sunset, North Run Creek", was selected as part of the FAV15% (jury's favorite 15% of the entries) in the March 2015 FASO/Fine Art Views BoldBrush Painting competition.
July 2014: It was a wonderful honor that Jennifer and her plein air paintings were featured in Plein Air Magazine's EZine OutdoorPainter.com! Thank you PleinAir Magazine!
February 2013: Tuscan Sun Wines, LLC of Denver, Colorado, commissioned Virginia artist Jennifer E. Young to create seven paintings of the Italian countryside for their exclusive use on a new line of wine labels for writer Frances Mayes, author of Under the Tuscan Sun.
Painted with Young’s signature style of expressive brushwork and vibrant color, each of the seven oil paintings portrays a theme that is central to life in Cortona, Tuscany and “Bramasole,” Mayes' villa made famous by Under the Tuscan Sun.
Jennifer Young, known for her vibrant landscape oil paintings of Europe and the American South, has been painting professionally for 17 years. Her paintings have been exhibited nationally and collected internationally. Young paints both on location and in her Richmond, Virginia studio. She is currently represented by fine art galleries in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States; City Art Gallery in Greenville, NC, The Little Gallery on Smith Mountain Lake in Moneta, VA, and Design Domaine Gallery in Bernardsville, NJ. A portfolio of Young's work is viewable at www.jenniferyoung.com.
Frances Mayes' Tuscan Sun Wine label paintings by Jennifer E. Young:
Spring 2011: Jennifer was spotlighted in Southern Lady Magazine, a lifestyle magazine of gracious living distributed in the US and Canada by Hoffman Media. Look for Jennifer in the May/June 2011 issue!