Curriculum Vitae

2014 Co-Founder of Reservoir Art Space, Queens, NY


2006            MFA           Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

2003            Post Bac.    Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

2001            BA              Marietta College, Marietta, OH

1999                               Lorenzo dé Medici Art Institute, Florence, Italy            

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions:

2019                        Somewhere, Arts & Leisure Gallery, New York, NY 

2019                        Seeker, The Yard Art Program, New York, NY 

2019                        Georgetown College Gallery, Georgetwon, KY (*scheduled)

2014                        Wild Kingdom, Gould Academy Gallery, Bethel, ME

2013                        Making Flippy Floppy, Hermann Fine Arts Gallery, Marietta College, Marietta, OH

2008                        Know Fun, Hello My Name is Gallery, New Haven, CT

2008                        Top Ten, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2006                        Zippity, Mason Gross Gallery, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ


Select Group Exhibitions:


Living/Breathing, Morgan Lehman Gallery 2, NY, NY

Summer Love, Freight & Volume Gallery, NY, NY

Quid Pro Quo, Fresh Window Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2005, 306 N 35th St, Philadelphia, P


The Connective Project, Prospect Park Alliance at Prospect Park and Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY

30 x 30 at GAMBA Forest, Brooklyn, NY

IEmbody, Gallery 310, Marietta College, Marietta, OH

Introductions, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Nasty Women, Knockdown Center, Queens, NY


Seeking Space, David & Schweitzer Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY

SPLOTCH, Leslie Heller Workspace, Lower Eastside Manhattan, NY

Faculty Exhibition, Fire House Plaza Gallery, SUNY Nassua, Garden City, NY


Surface Tension, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY

New Works City, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY

Forget Me Nots, The Bunker, Brooklyn, NY

Family Ties, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX

Reservoir Dogs, Reservoir Art Space, Queens, NY


Suddenly, there: Discovery of the find, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, NY

Geometry Poems, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, New York, NY

Family Style, 191 Henry Street, NY, NY

Nevermind the Bollocks, Summer Invitational, Life On Mars Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Second Family, 2 Rivington, New York, NY

21 & Counting, The Painting Center, New York, NY

A Gap in the Screen, Metcalf Visual Arts Center, Taylor University, Upland, IN


Flight From Nature, The National Arts Club. New York, NY

What I Like About You, Parallel Art Space, Queens, NY

Exhibition Game, Small Black Door, Queens, NY

The Edge and A Little Beyond, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA


HYPERCOLOR, Small Black Door Gallery, Queens, NY

Souvenir, Camel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

Mark As Utility, Drift Station Gallery, Lincoln, NE

Art Effect, One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ


2” x 4’, Laundromat Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Getting Closer, Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston, MA

Back That Up!, Daniel Derwellis Studio, Brooklyn, NY

48 HRS, Camel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY


Recession Expression, Seton Hall Law School, Newark, NJ

Exposure, ICO Gallery, New York, NY

Summer Salon, Deans Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

Exquisite Corpse Project, Diana Lowenstein Gallery, Miami, FL


Faculty Exhibition 2009 -2010, Weil Hall Gallery, 92nd St Y, New York, NY

Day of the Dead, Eyelevel BQE Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Look At Me, Look At Me, Beta Spaces, Brooklyn, NY     


Know Fun, Hello My Name Is Gallery, New Haven, CT

Extra Virgin, FLUXspace, Philadelphia, PA

Love Fest 08, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA


Works On Paper, McDonough Gallery, Marietta College, Marietta, OH

Square Foot Show, Art Gotham, New York, NY

Cathedral Arts Festival Exhibition, Grace Van Voorst, Jersey City, NJ

Faculty Exhibition, Sawhill Gallery, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA


Fresh Meat / Youngblood, Shore Institute of Contemporary Arts, Long Branch, NJ


Abstraction, Gallery 402, New York, NY

Spectrum, Hogarth Collection, Williamsburg, NY

RCIPP Recent Acquisitions, Mason Gross Galleries, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ

Graduate and Faculty Exhibition, Mason Gross Gallery, Rutgers, New Brunswick

Teaching Experience:

2009 - present           

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pratt Art Institute, New York, NY

2018 - present 

Adjunct Professor, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

2014 - present

Master Teacher, Lincoln Center Boot Camp, New York, NY

2013 - present           

Teaching Artist, Studio In A School, New York, NY

2011 - present

Visiting Artist and Adjunct Professor, Marietta College, Marietta, OH

2008 - 09          

Instructor, 92nd St Y, New York, NY

2007 - 08          

Assistant Professor and Graduate Instructor, James Madison University, VA                                            


Museum Educator, Zimmerli Museum of Art, Rutgers University, NJ

Instructor, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

2005 - 06          

Teaching Fellow, Mason Gross School of Art, Rutgers University, NJ


Teaching Assistant, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA


Museum Educator, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, MA

2000 - 02          

Education Curator, Cultural Center of Fine Arts, Parkersburg, WV

Lectures/ Workshops/ Critiques/ Panelist:


Interview by Pratt Institute, Featured Faculty, NY


Panelist, NYCMER & Dedalus Foundation, New York, NY


Artist Talk, Art Forum and SUNY Nassau, Long Island, NY


Artists Talk, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY


Visiting Artist/ Critic, Experimental Prinmaking Techniques and BFA Critic, Marietta College, Marietta, OH


Featured Artist, Arts Uncovered, BreakThru Radio, New York, NY            

2010 - 2011        

Guest Curator, DRIFT, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Marfa, TX


Juror, West Virginia Wesleyan College BFA Exhibition, Buchannon, WV


Experimental Mark Making Workshop, 92nd St Y, New York, NY


Lecturer, New Perspectives Lecture Series, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA


Lecturer, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY


Speaker /Panelist, Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ


Speaker /Panelist, What To Do With An Art Degree, Brandeis University


Grants/ Awards/ Scholarships:


Residency Award, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT


Faculty Development Grant, Pratt Institute, New York, NY


Faculty Development Grant, James Madison University, Harrisburg, VA


Geraldine R. Dodge Artist-in-Residence Grant, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY


Paul Robeson Emerging Artist Award, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ                     


Award of Excellence in Museum Education, West Virginia Commission for the Arts, Parkersburg, WV

Permanent Collections:

Women’s Studio Workshop, Kingston, NY

Marietta College Permanent Collection, Marietta, OH

RAPS: Rutgers Archives for Printmaking Studios, New Brunswick, NJ

New York Public Library, New York, NY




“Somewhere” Joe Nanashe and Jamie Powell, Essay by Eileen Jeng Lynch, New   

York, NY; Arts + Leisure. January 2019, Exhibition catalogue. 

“Arts + Leisure opens a collaborative exhibition of work by Jamie Powell and Joe Nanashe", by Editors of ArtDaily, Feb 4


“Freight+Volume opens a large group exhibition curated by Nick Lawrence”,    

by Editors of ArtDaily, July 22


“Featured Faculty”, Interviewed by Pratt Institute,, April, 2016


Jeng, Eileen and Morgan, Robert C. Splotch. New York, NY: Neumeraki, 2016

“9 Events to attend in New York City This Week: Splotch at Lesley Heller Workspace”, by Editors of                 ARTnews, ARTnews, July 18


“Mind-Bending Art in the ‘Surface Tension’ Show at Garis & Hahn, by Liz Von                                                 Klemperer, ArtReport, Oct 21

“This is Not a Digital Work: Four Artists Whose Work Tricks the Eye”, by Andrea                                                 Zlotowitz, ArtSlant, October 28

"What not to miss at BOS 2015", by Scott Indrrisik, Blouinartinfo, June 4

 “We love you, Ridgewood: The other side of Bushwick Open Studios” by Daniel                                                    Kessel, June 11

Intervewed by Valerie Brennen, Studio Critical, June 1st


"Before the Studios Open", by Hrag Vartanian, Hyperallergic, May 30

"Studio Visit with Jamie Powell", by Paul Behnke, Structure and Imagery, Feb 24

Artseen “Suddenly, There: The Discovery of the Find”, by Taney Roniger, Brooklynrail, Feb 5


"2013 Round Up - Abstractions Reinvention”, by Brett Baker,, December 28

"Have You Met Jamie Powell", by Stephen McGinnis, Painter's Progress, Sept 5

"Making Flippy Floppy Featured Exhibit", by Paul Behnke, Structure and Imagery, Sept 5

"The Edge and A Little Beyond", by Brian Edmonds, Curating Contemporary, Sept 7

"The Edge and A Little Beyond", by Brett Baker, Painter's Table, Sept 11

“To Live and Paint and Curate”, by Julia Schwartz, huffingtonpost, June 24" 

“Art Picks From Print”,by Paul D’Agostino, Lmagazine, January 31


“Artists Take Over Gallery for 48 HR Marathon”, by Benjamin Sutton, Lmagazine, Oct 24

 “In The Middle of an Art Marathon”,by  Katarina Hybenova, hyperallergic, Oct 27

 “Art Uncovered: Jamie Powell”, Interview by Thomas Seely, BreakThru Radio, Oct 3

 “The Agenda: March 30 – April 5,” by Scott Indrisk, ARTINFO, March 30

 “2x4 Exhibit Comes to Bushwick,” by McCarton Ackerman, Greenpoint Gazette, March 30           


“More Bang For Your Buck” – Critic’s Pick Bushwick Open Studios,  June 2


“Unique Ways of Seeing”, by Audrey Tran, The Heliotrope, November 9

 "Featured Artist - October Issue": by Sara Petras, Slush Pile Magazine, October Issue