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Awards 

BEST OF SHOW, Will Vawter Annual Juried Exhibition, 2017
FIRST PLACE Professional Division,, 27th Annual Minnetrista Juried Exhibition, 2017

--Winsor & Newton Art Materials Award, The Allied Artists of America 103rd Exhibition, 2016
--Honorable Mention, Watercolors, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2016
--Honorable Mention, Oils/Acrylics, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2016

--Merit Award, Indiana Artists Member Exhibition, 2015
--Honorable Mention, Watercolors, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2015

--Second Place, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2014
--Finalist, Still Life Challenge,
International Artist magazine, June/July 2014
--Merit Award, Indiana Artists Club Annual Juried Exhibition, May 2014

--Group III Show Award, “Rag Dolls, Robots & Rocketships,” Foundry Art Centre, 2013
--Merit Award, Indiana Artists Club, Inc., Annual Member Exhibition, November 2013
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BEST OF SHOW, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2013
--FIRST PLACE, WATERCOLORS, Professional Fine Arts, Indiana State Fair, 2013

--Merit Award, Indiana Artists Club, Inc., Annual Member Exhibition, 2012
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BEST OF SHOW, Jasper Arts 19th Juried Exhibition, 2012
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BEST OF SHOW, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2012
--FIRST PLACE, WATERCOLORS, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts 2012

--Finalist, The Artist's Magazine's 28th Annual Art Competition, 2011
--Finalist a second time, 
The Artist's Magazine's 28th Annual Art Competition, 2011
--BEST OF SHOW, Indiana Artists Club 79th Annual Juried Exhibition, 2011

--Merit Award, Indiana Artists Club, Inc., Annual Member Exhibition, October 2010
--Fourth Place, Watercolors, Professional Fine Arts, Indiana State Fair 2010

--Third Place, Watercolors, Professional Fine Arts, Indiana State Fair 2009
--Honorable mention, Contemporary American Realism: 2008 Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, September 2008
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FIRST PLACE, WATERCOLORS, Professional Fine Arts, Indiana State Fair, August 2008
--Honorable Mention, Watercolors, Professional Fine Arts, Indiana State Fair, August 2008

--Merit Award for Still Life, Any Medium, Irvington Presents, Irvington Historical Society, November 2007
--WSI Presidents Award, Watercolor Society of Indi. 25th Annual Juried Exhibition, October 2007
--Purchase Award, Indiana State Fair, August 2007
--Coordinators' Selection Award, Professional Fine Arts, Indiana State Fa
ir, August 2007
--Manfred and Jeanette Witt Building Award, Indiana State Fair, August 2007
--Award of Excellence: IHA Ribbon, Indiana Heritage Arts Exhibition, June 2007

--Finalist, International Artist Magazine "Still Life and Floral" competition, October/November 2006
--Fourth Place, Watercolors, Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, 2006 

--Merit Award, Outstanding Still Life, Traditional, Hoosier Salon 2005
--Popular Favorite Award, Watercolor Society of Indiana Non-Juried Show, 2005
--Honorable Mention, 15th Annual Midwest Winter Exhibition 2005

--Merit Award, Outstanding Work in Watercolor for First Time Exhibitor, Hoosier Salon 2004
--Best of Watermedia, Indianapolis Art CenterAnnual Student Show, 2004


Publications
--Splash 17: Inspiring Subjects, North Light Books, Rachel Rubin Wolf, Editor
--Zionsville Current, “Zionsville Artist Recognized for Unique Style,” August 4, 2015
--International Artist magazine, 8-page feature article “Making Colors Pop,” June/July 2015
--International Artist magazine Still Life Challenge, Finalist, June/July 2014
--20 Years of Contemporary Watercolor Excellence, North Light Books, Rachel Rubin Wolf, Editor, 2013
--Marshfield Clinic Annual Fine Arts Calendar, 2013
--"Tomato on Red and Gold," Competition Spotlight, The Artist's Magazine, July/August 2012
--The Artist's Magazine 2012 Art Calendar
--Zionsville Times-Sentinel, Indiana, "A Close Look at Three Boone County Artisans," Jan. 13, 2010
--Zionsville Times-Sentinel, Indiana, "Indiana Artisan Program Growing," Nov. 25, 2009
--International Artist Magazine Still Life Challenge, October/November 2006
--Splash 8: Watercolor Discoveries, 2004, North Light Books, Rachel Rubin Wolf, Editor



Education
B.A., Highest Distinction, Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis, 1987
Workshop, Birgit O'Connor, 2010
Workshop, James Toogood, 2007
Portrait Painting, Doug Daniel, Indianapolis Art Center, 2006
Intermediate/Advanced Painting Workshop, Lois Davis, Indianapolis Art Center, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006


Solo, Invitational and Group Shows

--REFLECTIVE ILLUSIONS: DEPICTING GLASS AND SILVER, Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art of the Midland Center for the Arts, Midland, MI  4864, April 16 – June 11, 2016
--Invitational group show, Salon Redux!, Athens Arts Gallery, Crawfordsville, IN, October 12 - 26
--Solo Show, Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center, July 5 - 27, 2013
--Solo Show, "The Color of LIght: Watercolors by Joyce K. Jensen," Artistica Gallery, Wabash, Indiana, June 4 - 28, 2013
--Solo Show, SullivanMunce Cultural Center, Moore-Bruns Gallery, April 5 - 27, 2013
--Solo Show, Hilbert Circle Theatre Oval Promenade Gallery, Indianapolis, January 3 - 28, 2013
--Solo Show, Clabber Girl Museun, Terre Haute, Indiana, August 4 - 31, 2012
--REFLECTIONS IN LIGHT, Solo show, Pike Performing Arts Center, Indianapolis, April 2 - 30, 2012
--THE COLOR OF LIGHT: WATERCOLORS BY JOYCE K. JENSEN, Art Gallery at the Plainfield Public Library, Plainfield, Indiana, July 2011
--HOOSIER ARTISTS: PAST AND PRESENT, SullivanMunce Cultural Center, Zionsville, Indiana, March 4 - June 4, 2011
--OIL AND WATER DO MIX, Hoosier Salon Broad Ripple Gallery, Indianapolis, Indiana, September 4 - October 3, 2009


Juried Exhibitions

2017

93rd Annual Hoosier Salon, Indianapolis, Indiana
Culture and Agriculture 2017, Marshfield, W
isconsin
Illinois Watercolor Society 33rd National Exhibition, Dixon, Illinois
Annual Will Vawter Art Show and Sale, Greenfield, Indiana
27th Annual Juried Exhibition, Minnetrista, Muncie, Indiana

2016

Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, Indianapolis, Indiana
103rd Annual Allied Artists of American Exhibition, New York, NY
11th Annual Juried Exhibition, International Guild of Realism, Denver, Colorado
Culture & Agriculture, 30th Annual Exhibition, New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, Wisconsin
83th Annual Juried Exhibition, Indiana Artists, Indianapolis Museum of Art
149th Annual International Exhibition of the American Watercolor Society, New York, NY
Rhythm and Blues, Meridian Street Gallery, Indianapolis, Indiana

2015

Featured Artist — Winter, Joy and Gatherings, Meridian Street Gallery, Indianapolis, Indiana
Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, Indianapolis, Indiana
Culture & Agriculture, 29th Annual Exhibition, New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, Wisconsin

2014

Jasper Arts 21st Annual Juried Arts Exhibit, Jasper, Indiana
Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, Indianapolis, Indiana
28th Annual Culture and Agriculture, Marshfield, Wisconsin
Indiana Artists Club 82st Annual Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana

2013

Rag Dolls, Robots & Rocketships, Foundry Art Centre, Saint Charles, Missouri
115th Annual Exhibition by Richmond and Area Artists, Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN
Indiana NOW! 2013, Art Museum of Greater Lafayette, Indiana
Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts
Less is More: Small Works in a Great Space, Annapolis, Maryland
27th Annual Culture and Agriculture, Marshfield, Wisconsin
Paperchaser 2013, Gallery 308, Muncie, Indiana                                                                              Indiana Artists Club 81st Annual Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana

2012

Jasper Arts 19th Annual Juried Exhibition, Jasper, Indiana
Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts
Culture and Agriculture 2012, Marshfield, Wisconsin
National Watercolor Society All-Member Show, California
Indiana Artists Club 80th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana

2011

Art4Sale, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana
87th Annual Hoosier Salon, Indianapolis, Indiana
Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, Indianapolis
Culture and Agriculture 2011, Marshfield, Wisconsin
Indiana Artists Club 79th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
21st Annual Midwest Seasons, Wausau, Wisconsin
2010 (exhibited 2011-12) Paint America Top 100, venues throughout the country


2010

25th Annual Bosque Art Classic, Clifton, Texas
2010 Contemporary Realism Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana
86th Annual Hoosier Salon, Indianapolis
Indiana State Fair Professional Fine Arts, Indianapolis
Old and New Exhibition, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis
Art4Sale 2010, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana
Indiana Artists Club 78th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
2009 (exhibted 2010-11) Paint America Top 100, venues throughout the country
7th Biennial National Art Exhibition, Punta Gorda, Florida
20th Annual Midwest Seasons, Wausaw, Wisconsin
24th Annual Bosque Art Classic, Clifton, Texas

2009

Atlanta Fine Arts League 3rd Annual National Exhibition, Roswell, Georgia
Culture and Agriculture 2009, Marshfield, Wisconsin
Paint The Parks "Top 100", August 1, 2009 - July 15, 2010
Various venues throughout the country
Art4Sale 2009, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana
Indiana Artisan Off the Walls Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Indiana Artists Club 77th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Midwest Seasons 19th Annual Exhibition, Wausau, Wisconsin

2008

Irvington Presents 4th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Watercolor Society of Indiana 26th Annual Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Contemporary American Realism: 2008 Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Indiana
Professional Fine Arts Exhibition, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis, Indiana
Hoosier Salon 84nd Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Wabash Valley 64th Annual Exhibition, Terre Haute, Indiana
Indiana Artists' Club 76th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Paint America "Second 100"
Midwest Winter 18th Annual Exhibition, January Wausau, Wisconsin

2007

Allied Artists of America, Inc., 94th Annual Exhibition, New York City
Irvington Presents 3rd Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, IndianaWatercolor Society of Indiana 25th Annual Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Professional Fine Arts Exhibition, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis, Indiana
Hoosier Salon 83nd Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Indiana Heritage Arts 29th Annual Exhibition, Nashville, Indiana

2006

Professional Fine Arts Exhibition, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis, Indiana
Hoosier Salon 82nd Annual Exhibition, July Indianapolis, Indiana
Indiana Heritage Arts 28th Annual Exhibition, Nashville, Indiana
Culture and Agriculture 2006, Marshfield, Wisconsin

2005

Watermedia 2005, Montana Watercolor Society, Bigfork, Montana
Watercolor Society of Indiana Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Audubon Artists, Inc. 63nd Annual Exhibition, New York City
Professional Fine Arts Exhibition, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis, Indiana
Hoosier Salon 81st Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Midwest Winter 15th Annual Exhibition, Wausau, Wisconsin

2004

Audubon Artists, Inc. 62nd Annual Exhibition, New York City
19th Annual Conservatory Art Classic, Clifton, Texas
Professional Fine Arts Exhibition, Indiana State Fair, Indianapolis, INdiana
Hoosier Salon 80th Annual Exhibition, Indianapolis, Indiana
Steamboat Springs Arts Council SummerArt, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Culture and Agriculture 19th Annual Exhibition, Marshfield, Wisconsin
Annual Student Show, Professional Division, Indianapolis Art CenterWatercolor Society of Indiana Annual Juried Exhibition, Indianapolis
National Watercolor Society All Member Show, Rancho Cucamonga, California 

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