Kent Allen Jones

Kent Allen Jones,

Kent Allen Jones is a sculptor and makeup artist specialized in animatronics, puppets and special effects makeup who worked as sculptor on Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home and for Bob Jean Productions on Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Jones worked as sculptor on the fantasy adventure Big Trouble in Little China (1986), the crime movie The Big Easy(1986), the comic adaptation Masters of the Universe (1987, with Todd McIntoshGerald QuistJune Westmore, and Michael Westmore), the science fiction film Predator (1987, with Jeff Dawn and James R. Scribner), the action thriller Die Hard (1988, with Paul AbascalWes DawnJosée Normand, and Jim Kail), the fantasy comedy Beetle Juice (1988), the science fiction sequel Back to the Future Part II (1989, with Ellis Burman, Jr.Hazel Catmull, andKenny Myers), the comedy Look Who’s Talking (1989), the fantasy sequel Ghostbusters II (1989), the science fiction film The Abyss (1989), the drama Dances with Wolves (1990), the fantasy adventure Hook (1991), the comedy sequel Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992), the science fiction sequel Alien³ (1992), the fantasy comedy Death Becomes Her (1992), and the comic adaptation Batman Forever (1995).

Beside working on the television series Captain PowerCyberforce, and Misfits of Science, Jones also worked on the drama Ed Wood (1994), the fantasy film Jumanji (1995), the science fiction blockbuster Starship Troopers(1997), the comic sequel Batman & Robin (1997), the remake Godzilla (1998), the science fiction comedy Galaxy Quest (1999), the fantasy thriller The Cell (2000), the science fiction film The One (2001), the science fiction remakeThe Time Machine (2002), the comic adaptations Spider-Man 2 (2004) and Superman Returns (2006, directed byBryan Singer), the superhero movie Hancock (2008), the thriller Angels & Demons (2009), the fantasy adventure The Last Airbender (2010), and the science fiction film TRON: Legacy (2010).

Education
University of British Columbia

St. Marthin’s School of Art, London England
B.F.A. Honor’s Degree, Falmouth College of Art, Falmouth, Cornwall, UK

Exhbitions
Solo exhibition, Nicholas Treadwell Gallery, London England

Group exhibition, Shidoni Gallery, Tesuque, New Mexico
Solo exhibition, Grycner Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
Group exhibition, Heyt-Baire Gallery, Santa-Fe, New Mexico
Group exhibition, “Blowing Kisses”, Denver, Colorado
Group exhibition, Taos Inn, Taos, New Mexico
Solo exhbition, “Artist work on Paper”, Taos, New Mexic
Solo exhibition, “Alter of Devestation”, Max Siegel Gallery, San Diego, CA
Group exhibition, LA Print Edition Show, LACMA, Los Angeeles, CA
Group exhibition, Bergamont Station Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA

Commisions
R.C. Gorman

Merchant Bank, Gallup, New Mexico
Richard Siegel

Awards
North Vancouver Commision of the Arts

R.C. Ellis Memorial, Taos, New Mexico 

Publication
Art in Americ

Art News
Art Spac
Airlines
Southwest Art
Taos Profile
Taos Rio Grande
Designer Architectural Magazine 

Television
Channel 7, Taos, New Mexico

“Stopwatch”, Channel 13 

Current Projects
Writing and producing: “The Legend of Johnny Red Leaf and The Freaks of Nature”

Promoting the “Alter of Devesation”

Comments are closed.