RESUME

SUSAN JAMISON

EDUCATION

1991    Master of Fine Arts, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
1988    Bachelor of Fine Arts, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    Offerings, Chroma Projects, Charlottesville, VA
2016    Enchantment, Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
           Super Natural, Longwood Center for Visual Arts, Longwood U, Farmville, VA
2015    Teardrop, Whitaker Gallery, Hood College, Frederick, MD
            Farewell, William King Museum, Abington, VA
2014    Threesome (3 person), Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2012    On Pins and Needles, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
            (In)Delicate, The George Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2011     Beauty, Birds and Beasts, Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA    
2010    Into the Forest, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
            Swallowtail, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, DC
2008    For the Curious, Spanierman Modern, New York, NY
2007    Tatting Tales, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
            Trust In Me, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, DC
            Full Bloom, Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2006    Sugar Me Softly, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, DC
2005    Reconfigure (3 person), ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017    Upcoming, Dress Matters, Clothing as Metaphor, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
           Upcoming, Post Femme, Curators Office, Washington, DC
           Upcoming, Bared, Ground Floor Gallery, Nashville, TN
           Homeward Bound, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
2016    Off the Page, Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum, Mesa, AZ
2015    LOWF Grant Recipients, Provincetown Art Association Museum, Provincetown, MA
           Mammals in Art, Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, MA
           New Acquisitions, Eleanor D. Wilson Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
2014    Shared Ground, Santa Fe Art Institue, Santa Fe, NM
           Rare Nature: Endangered Species Print Project, Notebaert Nature Museum, Chicago, IL
           Facing Extinction, Brushwood Center at Ryerson Woods, Deerfield, IL
           Home Sweet Home, Eleanor D. Wilson Museum, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
2013    Nature Doesn’t Knock, The George Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
           Shade, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
           Cycles, Exclamations Gallery, Curator Amanda Agricola, Roanoke, VA
           Animatopoaea, A Most Peculiar Bestiary, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
2012    Concerning Line, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
           Permanent Collection, Curator Edward del Rosario, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY
           Accomplished, The George Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
2011    Spectrum, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
           Psychogeography Maps of Roanoke, Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
           Endangered Species Print Project, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
2010    Catalyst, American University Museum at Katzan Center, Washington, DC
           Missive, Russell Projects, Richmond, VA
           The Figure Five Ways, Schick Gallery of Art, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY
2009   Think Small 5, Artspace Gallery, Richmond, VA
           Sweet Summertime, Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA
           Fata Morgana, New Female Fantasists, Cur. Pam Grossman, Dabora Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
           Dreams and Nightmares, Young Curators of the Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA
           Miami in New York, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY
2008   Aspect:Ratio, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, D
2008   Dangerous Women, DFN Gallery, New York, NY
           Narrations, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, NY
2007   Saturnalia, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, DC
           Skin City: Art of the Tattoo, The Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FL
           Botanica, Carroll Square Gallery, Washington, DC
2006   On Paper, Spanierman Modern, New York, NY
           Over, Under, Sideways, Down...Works on Paper, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, DC
           Animalia, Irvine Contemporary, Washington, DC
2005   Fast Forward, Bettcher Gallery, Miami, FL
           SEVEN, WPA/Corcoran, Curator Lennox Campello, Warehouse Gallery, Washington, DC
           Strictly Painting, Juror Jonathan Binstock, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA
2004   Small Treasures, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
           Artists of Roanoke, Perspective Gallery, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
           Faculty Exhibition, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
2003   Botanicals, Nina Liu Gallery, Charleston, SC
2002   Diversity in White, Perspective Gallery, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
           Mountain Lake Workshop Exhibition, The James Center, Richmond, VA
1997    From These Hills, Curator Terrie Sultan, William King Regional Arts Center, Abington, VA
1998    Exploring Virginia, Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke, VA
1996    Illusional Fragments, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC

AWARDS/FELLOWSHIPS/RESIDENCY

2014    The Lillian Orlowsky and William Freed Foundation Grant
2014    Residency, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
2013    Residency, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
           Karen Shea Silverman Fellowship
2012    Residency/Artist Symposium, Opole, Poland, Sponsored by the city of Opole Poland
2011    GAP Grant, Arts Council of the Blue Ridge
2010    Visiting Artist, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
2009   Residency, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, Virginia
           Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation Creative Fellowship
1991     Teaching Fellowship, Brown University, Providence, RI
1990    Award of Excellence, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

COLLECTIONS

Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
Eleanor D. Wilson Museum of Art, Hollins University
POM International Corporation, Los Angeles, CA
Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
Beth Rudin DeWoody, New York, NY
Christopher Lloyd, Santa Barbara, CA
Pamela K. and William A. Royall, Jr., Richmond, VA (Try-me.org)
Jay Barrows, Richmond, VA
Mary Moody Northern Endowment
Virginia Western Community College

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Stuart Gunter, The Enchanted World of Susan Jamison, Huffington Post, Feb. 14, 2017
Laura Madeline Wiseman, Les Femmes Folles Books, Bared, Jan. 2017
Mike Allen, Roanoke Times, Women's Art Series at VA Tech, Sept. 1, 2016
Rosalind Jana, Mark My Words: Subversive History of Women Using Thread As Ink, Broadly, 3/4/2016
E. Ashley Rooney, The Contemporary Art of Nature, Schiffer Publishing, Feb. 2015
Elizabeth Derby, C-Ville Weekly, Threesome Holds Ideal Woman In New Light, Feb. 14, 2014
Mike Allen, Roanoke Times, Home Sweet Home: Hollins University, Jan. 3, 2014
Mike Allen, Roanoke Times Roanoke Artists in Charlottesville’s Second Street Show, Jan. 14, 2014
Joanne Mattera, Art Blog, Fair Well: Some Figuration, Jan. 2, 2014
Hannah Ostrow, Laguna Beach Magazine, Capture and Create, August 23, 2013
Rick Beerhorst, The Inner Wilderness of Susan Jamison, studiobeerhorst.com, April, 12, 2013
Amanda Hakanson-Stacy, The Art of the Matter, Local Quarterly, Volume 2, Spring 2013. 86-89
Sarah Gambito, CURA Magaizine, Issue 8, March 2013, Cover image. 64-65
Mike Allen, Performance art in “Cycles” explores femininity, Roanoke Times, March, 21 2013
Lezlie Truluck, North Roanoke Life, Susan Jamison on Roanoke, Feb. 2013, 14-17
Megan Zalecki, Richmond Arts Review, Crucial Color, Nov. 19, 2012
Gemma De Choisy, Natural Talent, Garden and Gun, Oct./Nov. 2012. 
Kevin Krumnikl, Ten Words and One Shot, X, Volume 1, 2011
Featured artist, Visual Overture Magazine, Summer, 2011
“In This Dance Bear With Me”, Green Mountains Review, Vol, XXIII, No. 2, cover, insert booklet, 2011
Juror, Beth Venn, Studio Visit Magazine, Vol. 13, 2010. 78-79
F. Lennox Campello, Review, American Contemporary Art Magazine, April 2010
Design Milk, Susan Jamison, April, 2010
Artdaily.org, “On View at the Taubman Museum of Art”, March 7, 2010
Mike Allen, “Into the Forest, Larger than Life”, The Roanoke Times, March 2, 2010
Juror, George Kinghorn, New American Paintings, Volume, 81, 2009
Featured artist, “Susan Jamison’s Egg Tempera Paintings”, notcot.org,  Oct, 30, 2009
Featured artist, beautifuldecay.com,, June, 18, 2009
Featured artist, artistaday.com, April, 2, 2009
“Welcome Spring with Fata Morgana: The New Female Fantasists”, juxtapoz.com,  March 13, 2009
Jay Babcock, Fata Morgana:The New Female Fantasists”, Aruthurmag.com, March 14, 2009
Khristina Narizhnaya, Fata Morgana: Mirage and Fairy Culture, Greenpoint Gazette, March 19, 2009
Featued artist, beautifuldecay.com,, March 12, 2009
Matty Jankowski, Review, Skin and Ink, “Skin City, The Art of the Tattoo”, Oct. 2008
Review, American Art Collector, “Dangerous Women”, August, 2008
Mary Logan Barmeyer, papermag.com, This week in Art Openings, April 11, 2008
Tom Patterson, Review, Winston-Salem Journal, “Studies in Female Identity”, Dec. 2007
Sharon Kennedy Wynne, Review, St. Petersburg Times, “Skin, Ink, Self-expression”, Nov. 4, 2007
Pam Grossman, Phantasmaphile, Susan Jamison Show, Oct. 5, 2007
Exhibition Catalog, Skin City: The Art of the Tattoo, The Arts Center, 2007
“Susan Jamison: Trust in Me at Irvine Contemporary”, Artdaily.org, . Sept. 1, 2007
New American Paintings, Volume 69, 2007
Leah Stoddard, Essay, Second Glance, Publication of Second Street Gallery, Vol. 19, No. 7, 2006
Interview with Leah Stoddard, Inside New Art, Adelphia Cable TV, Charlottesville, VA, 2006
Laura Parsons, Review, “Artist Gone Girly”, The Hook, Charlottesville, VA, , Dec. 2006
Jeffry Cudlin, Review, City Paper, Washington, DC, “Animalia”,  June, 2006
Jeffry Cudlin, Review, City Paper, Washington, DC, “Sugar Me Softly”,  April 21, 2006
Armory Show Report: Day 3, ArtInfo,  March 11, 2006
Exhibition Catalog, WPA/Corcoran 25th Annual Art Auction, 2006
John Blee, Review, “Campello’s Take on DC Art”, The Georgetowner, ,Volume 51, No. 20, 2005
Juror, Johnathan Binstock, New American Paintings,, Volume 57, 2005
Featured artist, Tulane Review, Tulane University, Spring Edition, 2005
Exhibition announcement with image, RISD Views, Spring, 2005
Paulette Roberts-Pullen, Review, “Mind over Matter”, Style Weekly, Richmond, VA, , April, 2005 

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

2012   (exclamations) Collective, Roanoke, VA
2011    Star City Shadow School, anarchist educational system member
           “In This Dance, Bear With Me”, Paintings from “Into the Forest” by Green Mountains Review.
2010    Print for Endangered Species Print Project to benefit Red Wolves         

LECTURES/WORKSHOPS

2017     Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, Gallery Talk and Performance, Super Natural
2016     Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, Masterclass Workshop in Egg Tempera
            Moss Center for the Arts, VA Tech, Gallery Talk: Enchantment
2015     William King Museum of Art, Gallery Talk: Farewell    
2014     Second Street Gallery, Gallery Talk: Threesome
2012     Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA, Gallery talk: On Pins and Needles
2011      Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA, Artist lecture: Beauty, Birds and Beasts
2010     East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, Visiting Artist
            Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA, Box Lunch Series lecture    
            Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA, Art Club Roundtable lecture
            Taubman Museum of Art, Roanoke, VA, Gallery talk, Into the Forest
2007    SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC, Artist lecture, Tatting Tales
            Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, Gallery talk, Full Bloom
            Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, Outreach Workshop Instructor
2005    Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke, VA, Drawing Workshop Instructor
            Art Museum of Western Virginia, Roanoke, VA, Gallery talk

CURATORIAL 

2013    Curator, Circus Pony, Liminal Artspace, Roanoke, VA
2012    Curator, What’s Inside, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, Roanoke, VA
2010    Curator, Sew Me Up, Dialog Gallery, Roanoke, VA