Varnay Jones received an MFA from the Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest. She moved to the US in 1972 where she is based in San Francisco.
Her training in mathematics and geometry and her kinship with conceptual and minimalist art has evidence in her works.
Her experiments with various disciplines, media and techniques in printmaking, drawing, ceramics and sculpture echo the artist’s reverence for process and material while evoking an open-ended range of concepts from perception to relativity, transparency and time.
Varnay Jones has been honored with awards and grants from the California Art Council, the Art Matters Inc. NY, the Jerome Foundation Berkeley CA and the Barbara and Henry Miller Foundation MA. She has been finalist