JAMARTLONDON - jenny (jennifer) meehan

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2nd Prize in Digital Art Category of Chester Art Centre Open Exhibition 2017 (Leap of Faith digital print)


Painting and Poetry - Third Prize in "Keeping the Memory Alive through Art", Kingston Inter Faith Forum, Kingston University, Kingston Upon Thames February 2015


Painting - Highly Commended - Needhams Open Art Competition 2009, Cambridgeshire, UK. Juried Exhibition.


Poetry - Finalist (second place) in "Literary Mary" poetry competition March 2009


Painting - Highly Commended - "Drawing Inspiration" Competition Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, January 2014




BA Hons English Literature (Kingston University, Kingston Upon Thames)


PGCE Primary Education (Roehampton Institute, Roehampton)


The Council for National Academic Awards (CNAA) Certificate in Higher Education


The NEBDN National Diploma in Dental Nursing


EDCL Computer skills








Kingston Museum


John Lewis Partnership


Bog Standard Gallery


Many private collections in the United Kingdom




Many book covers, some reseach publications, inclusion in various catalogues. Contact for further information if required.



Original work may be viewed by making an appointment with Jenny Meehan in person.  


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Copyright in all images by Jenny Meehan is held by the artist.


Permission must be sought in advance for the reproduction, copying or any other use of any images by Jenny Meehan. Individuals or businesses seeking licenses or permission to use, copy or reproduce any image by Jenny Meehan should, in the first instance, contact Jenny Meehan.

I take part in Kingston-Upon-Thames in Surrey Artists' Open Studios Event


If you would like a reminder for next year, contact Jenny Meehan at the gmail above.  I've removed the contact form on this website.  I am in the process of creating a new website which should be in action by Summer 2020!


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"Leap of Faith" Digital print - Jenny Meehan.


2nd Prize in Digital Art Category of Chester Art Centre Open Exhibition 2017.  Published as image on the book cover design of Bible Reading Fellowship's publication "Praying the Way" by Terry Hicks.

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"Thelma" Series; Image #1  Jenny Meehan

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"Don't Bank on It/Still Life" 2008 by Jenny Meehan was exhibited at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex, in 2010 (My take on the 2008 financial crisis!)




Exhibitions 2020


75 Memorials - A Community Remembers at Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington TW11 9NN 15 Jan - 2nd February






Exhibitions 2019


Humanizing Medicine Exhibition at Barts Pathology Museum 14th - 23rd November at 24 West Smithfield London EC1A 7BE

Part of the "Being Human" national festival of the humanities, led by the School of Advanced Study, University of London in partnership with the Arts & Humanities Research Council and the British Academy.


“Subterraneous Exhibition” The North Pennines AONB Partnership, [email protected] Visitor Centre, Upper Teesdale, Sept 1st - 30th


Shape Open at Bow Arts’ Nunnery Gallery from Friday 6th September until Thursday 19th September, 10am to 5pm.


Digital Innovations in Mental Health 2019 Conference Exhibition, Deans Yard, Westminster School, London 13th - 14th August


‘Tales of the Monsters in my Head’  Exhibition at Tristan Bates Theatre, London 14th -16th August


Pavilion Late: The Art of Identity 19th July Dulwich Picture Gallery

Gallery Road, London SE21 7AD


eMotion interactive art exhibit at the Tate Modern. 11-16 June 2019, 12-5pm daily as part of the Ideas in Motion exhibition. One of several contributors to this project during Mental Health Awareness Week 2019


Kingston Artists' Open Studios 2019 8th -16th June


"Dreams and Dreaming" February and March 2019 at the Sharp Gallery Brixton, SW9


“Mosaic” Exhibition at City Lit, Holborn, London WC2B 9th - 23rd Feb



Exhibitions 2018


"Ecstasy In Norwich" (Art exhibition centred on

Julian of Norwich c. 8 November 1342 – c. 1416,English anchoress,Christian mystic and theologian. Her Revelations of Divine Love, written around 1395, is the first book in the English language known to have been written by a woman.)

at Lower Green Gallery, Norwich, Norfolk, 8 - 22nd December 2018


‘Kingston Art 2018: My Muybridge' Art Exhibition, Kingston Museum,Wheatfield Way, Kingston upon Thames KT1 2PS My painted collage "Mind's Eye" is part of this exhibition.

The exhibition showcased 24 Kingston-based artists’ responses to Kingston Museum’s photographic Muybridge Collection.


"Small World Futures" 2018, On the streets around London Bridge, at the "Unsettled Gallery" for an unknown time, depending on what happens to it!  Jenny Meehan's "Vibe Drome", among other small worlds. Writing by Natalie Low accompanies the piece.


"Small World Futures is a collection of 38 miniature sculptures depicting what life could look like in years to come. Each of these small artworks will be placed in public spaces (#unsettledgallery) around London Bridge. Every day throughout February we will be featuring one of these worlds here on the website. A writer will also use the world as an inspiration to create something new and fresh, their words describing the shape of a new world."


As part of this Collect Connect project my piece "Vibe Drome" will make its journey to the streets of London.



For more information: http://collectconnect.blogspot.co.uk/








Exhibitions 2017


Nasty Women Exhibition 22nd - 24th September 2017 7 Roach Rd, London E3 2PA  "Woman and Home" framed signed artist's print donated.

(The Nasty Women Global Art Movement was started in New York to increase tolerance and garner support for individual rights using the universal platform of art as a forum for self-expression. Nasty Women UK is an intersectional movement bringing together people of all genders, races, faiths and LGBTQIA identities. We want to give everyone who has ever felt silenced a voice, and are appealing to anyone who is committed to advancing equal rights to submit works for inclusion in this inspiring weekend of events.)





Kingston Artists' Open Studios

KAOS OPEN STUDIOS 10th/11th and 17th/18th June 2017 11 - 5pm at Studio KAOS 2 , 14 Liverpool Road Kingston KT2 7SZ



Chester Art Centre Open Exhibition 2017 juried "Leap of Faith" selected for hanging at Joseph Benjamin Restaurant,

140 Northgate Street, Chester, CH1 2HT June/July 2017


"It's Raining...Cats and Dogs" Exhibition at The Art Space, first floor Cass Art, Kingston upon Thames, KT1 1NW 10th - 18th June 2017



The Art of Caring Exhibition - On  the theme of care, caring and sustainability to celebrate international nurses day 2017.  3rd - 12th May 2017, Ground Floor, Atkinson Morley Wing, St Georges Hospital, London, SW17 0QT

The exhibition will next go onto St Pancras Hospital from July to October 2017



My work "NHS Financial Pressures" selected for The Arts Project Art of Caring Exhibition 2017 at The Conference Centre Gallery, St Pancras Hospital, London NW1 0PE 20th July - 19th October 2017.  Open weekdays 9 - 5pm



Transgender, Gender & Psychoanalysis Exhibition (a fringe event for The SITE for Contemporary Psychoanalysis and The Freud Museum conference11 – 12 March 2017).    Draper House, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 6SY Exhibition runs 6th  - 12th March 11am - 6pm Work selected.


Art at Caffe JAX, London Road Kingston Upon Thames, KT2 6QF from 2nd January 2017 ongoing.  KAOS Group Exhibition


Exhibitions 2016


CollectConnect Retrospective - 30th November until 8th December 2016, daily from 9am to 5pm (Closed Sat & Sun).

Kensington and Chelsea College Gallery (Hortensia Rd, London, SW10 0QS Exhibition displaying a mixture of artwork, photographs and ephemera from these exhibitions - Open Fridge, Fab Fridge 2010, Freezchester, Unblank, Lightbite, Brighton Open, SMartwalks, Rarities 2011, Patternotion, Art Jazzed Up, Jawspring, Cambridge Blue Plaque Walk, Hidebird 2012, MagnetBird,  Freed Book,  Future Bound, Cardboard City, Fab Fridge 2014, Dwell - Book of Nets, On the map, Art of Caring 2015,  Art of Caring 2016,   Relationship Map, Chapbooks, Postcards to My Future Self.


"Bah Humbug" KAOS (Kingston Artists' Open Studios) Christmas Exhibition  26th Nov - 11th Dec 2016 The Art Space at Cass Arts,  Kingston Upon Thames.KT1 1NW Group show.


Visual Arts Charity Exhibition ( Express CIC) – Opening Night Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 :- (19:00 -21:00)  Donations from sale of artwork go to Express CIC. At Cornerhouse Arts Centre, Surbiton Surrey KT6 7SB   27th Nov - 31st Dec 2016


Charity Exhibition and Auction held by Basis, Yorkshire.  9th December 2016 at Hyde Park Book Club, 27-29 Headingley Ln, Leeds LS6 1BL and then at The Brunswick, 82 North Street, Mabgate, Leeds, LS2 7PN for two weeks.


Imagined Worlds Exhibition - A touring exhibition of artworks inspired by the poem ‘Kubla Khan’ written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge in 1816. This is a celebration by the Friends of Coleridge supported by Somerset Art Works, working in partnership with the National Trust, CICCIC Taunton, and Art at the Heart, RUH Bath  

CICCIC Memorial Hall, Paul St, Taunton TA1 3PF 7 October -12 November 2016 .  PV 21 October 2016 Work selected.



Royal United Hospital Bath 19th January – 28th April 2017


Coleridge Cottage Nether Stowey Thursdays to Mondays, 4 May-22 May 2017,





"Anagrams"  at Kingston Museum, Kingston Art 2016: Wheatfield Way,Kingston upon Thames, KT1 2PS.  29 April 2016 to 2 July 2016  Juried show


“Building Bridges, the Female Perspective" 8th March - Sept 2016 organised by Southwark Arts Forum & Tower Bridge Art at the Bridge #7.  Tower Bridge Victorian Engine Rooms, Tower Bridge Road London SE1 2UP. Juried show


"The Art of Caring" Exhibition at The Upper Circle Gallery, The Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames,  from the 12th to 24th May 2016.


CornerHouse Charity Exhibition for "Straight Talking Charity at Cornerhouse Arts Centre, Surbiton, Surrey  Nov 30th - Dec 31st 2016


Exhibitions 2015


Challenging Behaviour Foundation Charity Exhibition Sun Pier House, Sun Pier, Medway Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4HF 3 November 2015 – 29 November 2015


Court Farm Cafe Group Exhibition, organised by Kingston Arts Cafe at Court Farm Garden Centre, Worcester Park, Surrey KT4 7QH October 2015 - January 2016



A Letter in Mind - The Art of Journey,Charity Exhibition at [email protected], South Bank,London SE1 9PH  8th October until 18th October 2015.  My donated work sold for this worthy cause.


Brighton Sussex University Hospitals Trust  National Transplant Week 2015 (7th-13th September)  public art exhibition in Brighton UK at the Brighton Jubilee Library Jubilee St, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 1GE.  Items 13 and 14 were my donations...  



‘The Story So Far’, organised by Acton Arts Forum, at W3 Gallery, 185 Acton High Street, W3 9DJ . From 1 July to 14th July 2015.


KAOS (Kingston Artists' Open Studios "Selfie" Exhibition  in The Art Space at Cass Arts,  Kingston Upon Thames.  6 - 14th June


"Flying Colours" Joint exhibition of prints,  Leatherhead Theatre, Leatherhead (Jenny Meehan and Chris Birch)  3rd - 30th May 2015


"Day of Reflection on Spiritual Homelessness" at St Nicholas Church, Guildford GU2 4AW on 11th April 2015.  Six paintings shown as part of a group exhibition.


"Tiny Bones and Lasting Stones of Memory" (poem and painting) shown as part of Holocaust Memorial Day - Keeping the Memory Alive Through Art Exhibition: Kingston University, 16th – 17th March; Kingston Museum,  26 March – 23 April 2015,  Kingston College, 24th – 28th April 2015 and at the Council Chambers, Kingston Upon Thames 1st February (Third prize in adult category)




Exhibitions 2014


Holocaust Memorial Day - Keeping the Memory Alive Through Art Exhibition at the Council Chambers, Kingston Upon Thames, Sunday 1st February (Third prize in adult category)


KAOS Exhibition at All Saints Church, Kingston upon Thames

KT1 1JP 11th Nov - 25th Nov.  Kingston Artist's Open Studios Group Exhibition


"Breaking the Chains" (Anti human trafficking) Exhibition at Tower Gallery, Memorial Community Church,  395 Barking Road, London E13 8AL.  16th October - 6th November. Selected


"A Letter in Mind"...The National Brain Appeal's Exhibition Charity Exhibition) at [email protected], Oxo Tower Wharf, Bargehouse Street, South Bank, London, SE1 9PH. 2nd October - 5th October. Selected and donated work sold.


Dulwich Picture Gallery Open Exhibition, Gallery Road, London SE21 7AD 30th Sept - 12th Oct 2015.  Juried, (Selection panel headed by Ian Dejardin,  and including Rebecca Fortnum, Clive Head, Nicky Hirst and Elo Schuneman).


[email protected] Tilly, Baker Tilly, 3rd Floor, One London Square, Cross Lanes Guildford GU1 1UN  7th June -20th September.  Selected


Court Farm KAOS (Kingston Artists'  Open Studios) Cafe at Court Farm Garden Centre, Worcester Park, Surrey. 3rd May - 27th July


Multiple Sclerosis Trust "The Secret Art Show" (Charity Exhibition) Spirella Building, Bridge Road, Letchwoth Garden City, Hertfordshire SG6 4ET.  30th April - 7th May


Artistsmeet Open Exhibition, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire WD3 1EH.  3rd March - 6th May 2014  Selected.


"Drawn Together" Riverside Gallery, Old Town Hall, Richmond Upon Thames TW9 1TP. 1st March - 25th May 2014 Juried.


"Sacred Spaces" KAOS Exhibition curated by Jenny Meehan, Leatherhead Theatre, Leatherhead.  May 3 - 31st 2014.  Seven members of Kingston Artists' Open Studios.


"Speaking Out - Women Recovering from the Trauma of Violence" Embrace Arts at the RA Centre, Leciester University, Leciester. 13 January - 28th March 2014. Juried.


"Drawing Inspiration" Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, A-Side B-Side Gallery, Hackney Downs Studios, E8 2BT.  23rd Jan - 3rd Feb 2014 Highly Commended awarded.  Juried.


"Recovery" Exhibition - Institute Of Mental Health/City Arts at Nottingham University NG7 2TU Nov 6th - May 2014


Exhibitions  2013


"Recovery" Exhibition - Institute Of Mental Health/City Arts at Nottingham University NG7 2TU Nov 6th - May 2014


Brixton Drawing Project Exhibition. Brixton East, Brixton, SW9 Sunday 6th October.


Orange Tree Theatre KAOS Group Exhibition. Orange Tree Theatre, Richmond upon Thames, Surrey 23rd Oct - 30th Nov.


PARTIA "Collective Nostalgia" at Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool. 1st Oct-1st Nov 2013. Selected.


Court Farm KAOS (Kingston Artist's Open Studios) Group Exhibition.  Cafe at Court Farm Garden Centre, Worcester Park, Surrey.  Sept 3rd - November 2013


"Not The Royal Academy" exhibition at Llewellyn Alexander Fine Paintings. London SE1 June - August


"Allotted" Curated Exhibition at The Beetroot Tree Gallery, Draycott, Derbyshire 15th June - 27th July 2013  Selected.


"Lines" Curated Exhibition at The Strand Gallery, London. Selected. June 2013


Cornerhouse Arts Centre, Surbiton, Surrey.  Jenny Meehan Recent Work, Solo Exhibition. June 2013  


Group Exhibition "Order and KAOS" (Four Painters from Kingston Artists Open Studios).  Leatherhead Theatre (curated by Jenny Meehan) 4th-31st May.


Dugout Women's Inclusive Festival - The Hoxton Arches, Cremer Street, E2 8HD (2nd March 2013). Juried.


Open Exhibition at The Classroom Gallery, Nottingham. Selected. March 23 - April 5th.  


National Open Exhibition 2013 at Electric Picture House Congleton, Cheshire.  March 9th -30th. Selected.



September - December Alliance Healthcare Exhibition, Alliance Healthcare, Chessington Surrey (SOLO)


The Bog Standard Gallery, Artistsmeet, Watersmeet, Rickmansworth Hertfordshire. WD3 1EH December 2012


The Ark Centre Autumn Exhibition, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG24 9NN. October/November 2012


Artistsmeet Open Exhibition, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire WD3 1EH. September/October 2012


Cranleigh Arts Centre Open Exhibition, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8AS June 2012


"Some Kind Of Narrative"  Joint Exhibition at Leatherhead Theatre, Leatherhead, Surrey KT22 8DN  Stephanie Greenslade - Jenny Meehan. 29th April - 25th May 2012. "


Hidden Artists" Exhibition at Denbies Picture Gallery 2012,  Denbies Wine Estate, Charity fundraising event for NSPCC.



Jigsaw4Uinternational.org project "Strong Voices" Event 2011 at The Rose Theatre, Kingston Upon Thames in October.  (sculpture  and photographs).  Charity event.


Cranleigh Arts Centre Open Exhibition 2011 at Cranleigh Arts Centre, Cranleigh, Surrey GU6 8AS June 2011 Juried Exhibition


"Hidden Artists" Exhibition at Denbies Picture Gallery 2011, Denbies Wine Estate, Dorking, Surrey. Fundraising exhibition for NSPCC.




Pallant House Gallery/St Wilfrid's Hospice Open Art Exhibition at Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, West Sussex.  3rd June - 2nd July 2010.  Juried Exhibition.



SOLO EXHIBITIONS (Self Organised in Community Spaces)


" Jenny Meehan -Recent Paintings and Prints" Cornerhouse Arts Centre, Surbiton Surrey June 2013


“Paintings – Jenny Meehan ” Alliance Healthcare, Chessington, Surrey Sept-Dec 2012

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