J. Jordan Bruns






J. Jordan Bruns is a resident artist with a studio on the second and third floors of the Stone Tower. He creates large-scale paintings and drawings that play with themes of permanence, movement, and memory.


J. Jordan Bruns lives and works in the Washington, DC area and has been the resident artist in the Chautauqua Tower at Glen Echo Park, Maryland for ten years.  In 2004, he received BFAs in Painting and Illustration at Maryland Institute College of Art.  He then went on to earn an MFA in Studio Painting at Indiana University in 2007.  He currently manages and teaches at The Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery, at Glen Echo Park in Maryland. 


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Jordan Bruns

J. Jordan Bruns graduated with a BFA in Painting and Illustration from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2004 and an MFA in Painting from Indiana University in 2007.  Currently, he is the resident artist in the Chautauqua Tower at Glen Echo Park.  He has received many awards; he was a finalist for the Bethesda Painting Awards in 2011 and received an Individual Artist Grant from Montgomery County in 2010.  His work can be seen at the Chautauqua Tower and at Longview Gallery, downtown D.C. His work has also been exhibited in Scope Miami in 2014, as well as Context Miami in 2017 during Art Basel. He is represented by Alida Anderson Art Projects (Potomac, MD) and Long View Gallery (Washington, DC).