ABOUT

 
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CURRICULUM VITAE

Email:        jackmichaelstudio@gmail.com
Instagram: @luckyhandpress
Website:     jackmichael.art
Mail:           Mrs. Jack Michael, Studio 659
c/o Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design
10 Peachtree Center Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

 
education

2018     MFA Candidate: Drawing, Painting, & Printmaking at Georgia State University, Ernest G. Welch School of Art & Design, Atlanta, GA
2010     B.A. cum laude in Art at Sewanee: The University of the South, Sewanee, TN

HONORS, AWARDS, & residencies

2018     Kathleen G. Williams Award of Excellence, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Funded studio/teaching residency, The Central School Project, Bisbee, AZ
Transnational project collaboration, Border Arts Corridor, Agua Prieta, Mexico

2017     Graduate Supplemental Funding Award, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Winnie Chandler Scholarship in Art & Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Full-tuition MFA fellowship, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2016     Nominee, Businessperson of the Year (founder, Paper Plane Gallery), City of College Park, GA
            Nominee, ARTS ATL Luminary Awards

2009     Powell Arts Fellowship for self-directed international project in Haiti, awarded by Sewanee: The University of the South, Sewanee, TN

2008     Robert Bowden Shepherd, Jr. Arts Award, awarded by Sewanee: The University of the South, Sewanee, TN

 

Professional experience

2018     Member, College of the Arts Academic Affairs Committee, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Panelist, The Economy of a Woman’s Touch: Contemporary Artists in Conversation with Ghada Amer, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Artist talk, The Economy of a Woman’s Touch: Contemporary Artists in Conversation with Ghada Amer, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Visiting Artist/Lecturer, LaGrange College, LaGrange, GA
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Workshop Co-Instructor: Waterbased Monotype, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Co-curator, The Economy of a Woman’s Touch: Contemporary Artists in Conversation with Ghada Amer, Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch Galleries, Atlanta, GA
Exhibition Designer, The Economy of a Woman’s Touch: Contemporary Artists in Conversation with Ghada Amer, Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch Galleries, Atlanta, GA
Non-profit Strategic Planning Committee Member, Atlanta Printmakers Studio, Atlanta, GA
Workshop Instructor: Copperplate Etching, The Central School Project, Bisbee, AZ
Workshop Instructor: Linoleum Block Printing, Boys & Girls Club, Bisbee, AZ
Research Presenter, Art History Graduate Symposium, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Graduate Laboratory Assistant: Printmaking, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2017    Graduate Laboratory Assistant: Printmaking, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Visiting Artist/Lecturer in Printmaking, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2016    Visiting Artist/Lecturer, Center for Visual Arts, Clemson University
Juror, Pressing Matters annual group show for Atlanta Printmakers Studio, Atlanta, GA
Founder/Owner/Curator at Paper Plane Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Founding Organizer, #LIFTCollegePark public art initiative, Atlanta, GA
Flatstock Silkscreen Print Specialist, Danger Press, Atlanta, GA

2015    Manager + Press Designer / Studio Coordination Assistant, Park Slope Press + Gowanus Print Lab, New York, NY

 

 SELECTED GROUP & SOLO EXHIBITIONS

(*indicates a solo show)

 2019    Print As Partnership, Exhibition & Portfolio, Dallas, TX (forthcoming March 2019)
Tribute, Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch Galleries, Atlanta, GA
Viscosity: Women of Print, Link & Pin Gallery, Austin, TX (forthcoming January 2019)

2018    Mingling With the Remains, EYP Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Viscosity: Women of Print, Noise Gallery, Bloomington, IN
The Economy of a Woman’s Touch: Contemporary Artists in Conversation with Ghada Amer, Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch Galleries, Atlanta, GA
HALT HORIZON, CenterForm Gallery, Atlanta, GA*
GREAT HOPE, Tiny Town Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Here & Then, The Central School Project, Bisbee, AZ*
20th Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Georgia State University Ernest G. Welch Galleries, Atlanta, GA
GREAT HOPE, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
The Graduate Art Forum Show, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Tenable Folly, Soup Experimental, Tallahassee, FL

2017    ASSEMBLY REQUIRED, Murmur Gallery, Atlanta, GA
            Flash Show, Screaming Sky Gallery, Portland, OR
 
2016    The Imaginary Million, Wonderroot, Atlanta, GA
            Utopia/Dystopia, Paper Plane Gallery, Atlanta, GA
            Social Mediated, Artspace Gallery #1, Atlanta, GA*
            New American Works, Paper Plane Gallery, Atlanta, GA
            SGCIBFF, Beulahland, Portland, OR
            SGCI Members Exhibition, Portland, OR
            STRONGHOLD, traveling group show, United States
            MIX TAPE, Mammal Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 2015    Apartment Gallery #1: First Date, New York, NY

 

publications

            SEED PLOT: Experiments in Creative Consciousness, Blurb Publishing, 2017
            Haiti: Blind Architect, Blurb Publishing (in conjunction with Sewanee: The University of the South), 2008
            Haiti: Before Knowing Remembers, Blurb Publishing (in conjunction with Sewanee: The University of the South), 2007

 

 collections

            The New York Public Library
            The National Museum of Women in the Arts
            The Book Arts Collection at Wellesley College
            The University Gallery, Sewanee, TN
            Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR
            Zuckerman Museum of Art, Kennesaw, GA