Hello.

 

Jordan holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Montana State University. Currently, she works as an Artist-In-Residence through the SDAC’s Artists In Schools and Communities program, teaches art classes and assists in the art galleries at the Washington Pavilion, and works as a freelance illustrator. 

Jordan is a printmaker that works primarily in woodcuts, but also utilizes collage and installation. Using imagery from the natural world and the everyday objects that surround her, the work she creates is meant comment on the times and share observations of the world she lives in..

 

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CV

Education
2012 BFA Painting, School of Art, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
2015 HIPS engraving with Johanna Mueller, Frogman's Print Workshops, Vermillion, SD
2016 Stone Lithography with Andrew and Kathryn Polk, Frogman's Print Workshops, Omaha, NE
2017 The Quilted Print with Hannah March Sanders and Blake Sanders, Frogman's Print Workshops, Omaha, NE
2017 Plate Lithography with Emmy Lingscheit, Frogman's Print Workshops, Omaha, NE

Internships, Leadership Positions, Notable Achievements
2010-2011 President of Painting and Drawing Guild, MSU, Bozeman, MT
2011 Visual Display Internship, Anthropologie, Chelsea Market, New York, NY
2012 Visual Arts Consultant, HEAP Bozeman, heapbozeman.org, Bozeman, MT
2012 Member of Others: Bozeman Contemporary Art Coalition, othersartcoalition@gmail.com, Bozeman, MT
2014 Blogger and Volunteer, JAM Art & Supplies, Sioux Falls, SD
2015 Archiving Assistant for Frogman's Print Workshops, Council Bluffs, IA
2014-2018 Instructor, Community Learning Center, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
2016-present Washington Pavilion Artist Advisory Council Member, Sioux Falls, SD
2016-2017 Gallery Interactor, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
2017 Workshop assistant for Frogman's Print Workshops, Omaha, NE

Grants
2016 Artist Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2016/2017 Artist Career Development Grant recipient, South Dakota Arts Council
2016/2017 Project Grant Recipient, South Dakota Arts Council

Residencies
2016 to present Artist-In-Residence, South Dakota Arts Council's Artists In Schools and Communities Program
2016 to present Artist-In-Residence, Sanford Arts, Sioux Falls, SD
2016 Artist-In-Residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2017 Artist-In-Residence, Chulitna Lodge Wilderness Retreat, Lake Clark National Park & Preserve, AK

Exhibitions
2007-2012 Sioux Falls SculptureWalk, Sioux Falls, SD
2010 New York Field Study Exhibition, Waller-Yablonsky Gallery, Bozeman, MT
2010 Upheaval Art Sale and Exhibition, Strand Union Building, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
2010 A Night at the Mansion, hosted by Montana State University Art Guilds, Story Mansion Community Venue, Bozeman, MT
2011 Recycled Art Show, Exit Gallery, Strand Union Building, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
2012 MSU School of Art: Undergraduate Thesis Exhibition, Helen E. Copeland Gallery, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
2012 Teton Digital Photo Exhibition, Ale Works and F11 Photographic, Bozeman, MT
2012 Phobia, Others Gallery, Four Corners, MT
2012 My Skeletons Prefer Grandma’s Kitchen, Solo Exhibition, Others Gallery, Four Corners, MT
2012 BFA Solstice Exhibition, Helen E. Copeland Gallery, Bozeman, MT
2013 My Skeletons Prefer Grandma’s Kitchen, Solo Exhibition, Exit Gallery, Bozeman, MT
2013 My Skeletons Prefer Grandma's Kitchen, Juried Exhibition, The Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO
2014 Aberrant Animalia, Juried Exhibition, The Downtown Artery, Fort Collins, CO
2014 Another Other Way, Group exhibition, Danforth Gallery, Livingston, MT
2014 Studio 301, Juried exhibition and a day of live printing, Washington Pavilion VAC, Sioux Falls, SD
2015 The Sweet Art Show, Group exhibition, juried by JAM Art & Supplies, Museum of Visual Materials, Sioux Falls, SD
2015 Play Nice, Collaborative group exhibition, Exposure Gallery & Studios, Sioux Falls, SD
2015/2016 New Union / ReUnion, group exhibition based on two poems by Cynthia Nibbelink Worley. Warren M. Lee Center for the    Fine Arts, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
2016 Rooted, solo exhibition, University of Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls, SD
2016 Rooted, solo exhibition at Dakota State University, Madison, SD
2016 Emerging Artist, Sioux Falls Design Center, Sioux Falls, SD
2017 Featured Artist, Sioux Falls Arts Council, Sioux Falls, SD
2017 HELLO. I LOVE YOU. I'M SORRY. portfolio at the Southern Graphics Council International Conference, Atlanta, GA
2017 Hubris, Assistant's portfolio, Frogman's Print Workshops, Omaha, NE
2017 Full Court Press North American Juried Print Competition, FCP Printmaking Symposium, Corpus Christi, TX