Jono Vaughan (b. 1977 London, UK) holds a BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York City and a MFA from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida. From 2009 – 2012 she worked as a Production Assistant at Graphicstudio where she helped create works for Alex Katz, Christian Marclay, Teresita Fernandéz, and others. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally in solo and group exhibitions, including the exhibitions MOTHA and Chris E. Vargas Present: Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects at the Henry Art Gallery at the University of Washington and We the People at the Minnesota Museum of American Art. Vaughan was the Betty Bowen Award recipricantt for 2017 and her exhibition Jono Vaughan: Project 42 was exhibited at Seattle Art Museum in 2018. She was a 2018 finalist in the Open Media category for the Neddy Award presented by Cornish College of the Arts. An exhibitions of her work in 2020 at the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art and in 2021 at Bainbridge Island Art Museum will feature the first 21 works from her Project 42 series. Vaughan is currently an Assistant Professor of Art and Art Gallery Director at Bellevue College in Bellevue, Washington and is a member of the Board of Trustee’s at the Henry Art Gallery at the University of Washington in Seattle.
Last Updated June 4, 2019