Curriculum Vitae

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

Education:             

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 Exhibitions:

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

                      Wild Kingdom, Gould Academy Gallery, Bethel, ME

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

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

 

Select Group Exhibitions:

2017

Introductions, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Nasty Women, Knockdown Center, Queens, NY

2016

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

2015

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

2014    

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

2013             

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

2012            

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

2011           

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

2010              

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

2009              

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     

2008              

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

Extra Virgin, FLUXspace, Philadelphia, PA

Love Fest 08, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA

2007              

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

2006              

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

2005              

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           

Visiting Instructor, Pratt Art Institute, New York, NY

2014 - present

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

2013 - present           

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

2011 - Present

Adjunct Professor, SUNY Nassau, Garden City, NY

2014 - 2016       

Teaching Artist, Dedalus Foundation, New York, NY

 2014 - 2016      

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                                            

2006                

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

2003                  

Teaching Assistant, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

2003                  

Museum Educator, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, MA

2000 - 02          

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

Lectures/ Workshops/ Critiques/ Panelist:

2015

Panelist, NYCMER & Dedalus Foundation, New York, NY

2015

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

2014                    

Artists Talk, Garis & Hahn, New York, NY

2013                    

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

2012                    

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

2010 - 2011        

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

2010                    

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

2010                    

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

2008                    

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

2007                    

Lecturer, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2006                  

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

2004

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

 

Grants/ Awards/ Scholarships:

2013                    

Residency Award, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2013                    

Faculty Development Grant, Pratt Institute, New York, NY

2008                    

Faculty Development Grant, James Madison University, Harrisburg, VA

2007                    

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

2006                    

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

2002                    

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

 

Bibliography:

2016         

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

2015

“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

2014

"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    

"2013 Round Up - Abstractions Reinvention”, by Brett Baker, artcritical.com, 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

 2011  

“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           

 2010           

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

 2009           

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

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