Fay Jones is active/lives in Washington. Fay Jones is known for mod figure and genre, collage.
Excerpted from the introduction published in the "Fay Jones - A 20 Year Retrospective" exhibition catalog, 1997, by Sandy Harthorn, Curator of Exhibitions, Boise Art Museum.
"When Fay Jones speaks of her family, her eyes glisten. The eldest of six, Jones grew up in a household, which she describes as "well versed in chaos." The equilibrium of homelife was compromised by the fact that her parents owned and operated a hotel, restaurant and bar, and as a young woman, it was her responsibility to maintain order for the younger siblings. Fay considers the escapades of the quirky hotel family in John Irving's novel Hotel New Hampshire as being somewhat reminiscent of her own. Jones' impressions of her atypical family life laid the groundwo ... Displaying 750 of 4975 characters.