Jean Evans Thomas


Master of Fine Arts, Texas Tech University Major: Painting
Bachelor of Design, University of Florida Major: Communication Design

Selected Exhibitions:

Ten Women in Art, “Personal Baggage,” Group Exhibition at the Courthouse Cultural Center, Stuart, Florida, 2014
Brevard Community College, Faculty Exhibition, 2011, 2010
Brevard Art Museum Invitational Exhibition, “Take out” 2009
Highway Grrl’s Gallery and Studio, Melbourne, Florida 2011
Brevard Art Museum Juried Exhibition, 2008
56th Annual All Florida Juried Exhibition, Boca Raton Museum of Art, 2008
Strawbridge Art League, “Vision” Hennegar Center, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008
Melbourne, Florida
Titusville Art League, 44th. Annual Spring Show, 2nd. Place, graphics, 2008
Strawbridge Art League “Paperworks”, Hennegar Center, Melbourne, Fl.
Best Computer Graphics Award 2007, Honorable Mention 2005
WFIT Radio 20th Anniversary Poster Competition winner, 2000
University of Tampa Faculty Exhibition, 1997— 1999
Artists’ Unlimited Exhibition, Tampa, Florida 1995
Florida Center for Contemporary Art, Juried Exhibition, “Last Chance Snow,”
Tampa, Florida, 1996
Temple Beth El Invitational, St Petersburg, Florida, 1991, Honorable Mention 1992
DeKalb 91, National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 1991
WJCT Public Broadcasting Service, Salute to the Arts Poster Competition, winner

Professional Experience

Art instructor
Brevard Community College, Melbourne Fl 1999 – 2012
Brevard Museum of Art, Museum School 2007 – 2011
Indian River Potters, 2012 – present

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Member—Ten Women in Art 2012—present
National League of American Pen Women, Vice President, Arts 2010—present
Melbourne Art Festival, Scholarship Committee, 2012—present

Jean Thomas spent nine years as a communications officer for two divisions of The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation. Prior to her affiliation with Dun & Bradstreet, she was creative director for a publisher of regional business magazines. More recently, she has taught fine art courses and digital design at the University of Tampa, and Brevard Community College.
Jean is a native of Atlanta, Georgia, and resides in Melbourne, Florida.

Jean Evans Thomas (321) 243-5360