We love our paintings! You have truly made a profound difference in our home. In literature, one speaks of the voice of the author but I know that I can hear your voice in these paintings. Your art simultaneously conveys warmth, power, confidence and hope. What else could one want in his home?
— Mark Fleisher, Jacksonville, FL —

A collection of Jonas' many appearances in the media 

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AAA GoTV, Feb. 2014
Jonas is interspersed throughout
Main section starts at 23:50... [WATCH]

Mountain XPRESS, Sept. 2013
Best of WNC 2012...

Rapid River Magazine, June 2013
An interview with Jonas

Mountain XPRESS, October 2012
Best of WNC 2012... [READ]

Chapel Hill Magazine, October 2012
Exhibit in Historic Saxapahaw [READ]

EXTRAordinary Blog, October 2012
Following Through [READ]

Laurel Of Asheville, October 2012
October Picante Opening Reception [READ]

Laurel Of Asheville, August 2012
Caring For Children Benefit at Pack Square [READ]

Mango & Tomato Blog, June 2012
Washington DC food blogger visits Jonas  [READ]

Laurel Of Asheville, October 2011
Fluid Poetry Series [READ]

Rapid River Magazine, October 2011
Fluid Poetry Series (scroll down in PDF for article) [READ]

Mountain Xpress, Asheville - Best of 2011
Voted #1 Painter [READ]

Unveiling Eclectic Mantra, August 2011
Jonas' sculpture donated to the Asheville Chamber of Commerce [READ]

The Laurel of Asheville, May 2011
An article about Jonas' painting trip to Malta [READ]

Rapid River Magazine, April 2011
An Interview with Asheville's Abstract Expressionist [READ]

Carolina Home & Garden, Fall 2010
No Shades Of Gray [READ]

Raleigh's WRAL News
Visits the River Arts District [WATCH]

Rapid River Magazine, October 2009
An Interview - Celebrating Life [READ]

Asheville Citizen-Times, March 2009
An Interview - Celebrating Life [READ]

Richmond Times-Dispatch, March 2009
Asheville Melting Pot [READ]

Asheville Chamber of Commerce Blog, January 2009
Meet Jonas Gerard [READ]

Exhibit C, January/February 2009
On Letting Go [READ]

Rapid River, November 2008
Studio Stroll [READ]

Baltimore Style, October 2008
Blue Ridge Bliss [READ]

Asheville Citizen-Times, August 2008
Asheville Arts Council Awards [READ]

Miami Herald, August 2008
Look what they're cookin' up in Asheville [READ]

Rapid River Magazine, June 2008
Jonas Gerard, At Rest [READ]

Crossroads Chronicle, April 2008
Performance Painting [READ]

The Laurel of Highlands, April 2008
The Fine Art of Letting Go [READ]

The Galax News, April 2008
Artist Learns to Let Go [READ]

Blue Mountain Living, October 2007
Kaleidoscope on Canvas [READ]

The Laurel of Asheville, October 2007
Cover Artist - Abstract Impressionism [READ]

Bold Life Magazine, October 2007
Art In Action [READ]

Asheville Citizen-Times, September 2007
Letting Go [READ]

Art Business News, July 2007
Gallery Opened [READ]

The Independent Artist, Summer 2007
Words of a Veteran [READ]

Southlake Style Magazine, February 2007
Art in the Square's 2007 Artist of the Year [READ]