© 2019 Jessica Palomo

CV

Education

2017                Master of Fine Art, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2007               Bachelor of Fine Arts, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX

2007              SMU-In-Taos, Fort Burgwin Campus, Taos, NM

Professional Experience

2018-now      Student & Community Engagement Specialist, School of Art, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2017                Family Programs Assistant, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ      

2015-17          Instructor of Record for Drawing I, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2016                Art Mobile Instructor, Phoenix Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ

2014-15          Instructor of Record for 2-D Design, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

2011-14          Chair of the Arts, First Baptist Academy, Dallas, TX

2009-14         Theatre Prop Maker and Set Painter, First Baptist Academy, Dallas, TX

2008-14         Artist Assistant: Sculpture, John Collier, Plano, TX

2007-14          Studio Art Instructor, First Baptist Academy, Dallas, TX  

2013                Artist Assistant: Mold-Making, Michael O’Keefe, Richardson, TX

2009-10         Theatre Art Director, First Baptist Academy, Dallas, TX

2007                Artist Assistant: Stone Craving. Hidenori Oi, Dallas, TX

2006-07         Theatre Prop Maker, SMU Theatre Shop, Dallas, TX

2004-06         Lithic Illustrator, SMU Archeology Department, Dallas, TX

Grants, Awards, and Honors

2017                GPSA Research Grant

2016                The Martin Wong Foundation Scholarship

                         The Rudy Turk Scholarship

                         The ASU Sun Angel Fine Arts Scholarship

                         Nathan Cummings Travel Fellowship

                         Honorable Mention, Arizona Artists Guild: Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale at Westgate, Glendale, AZ 

                         GPSA Individual Travel Grant

2015                HIDA Special Talent Award

2014                ASU Dean’s Fellowship

                         Outstanding Teaching Award from the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers

2012                Outstanding Teaching Award from the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers

2011                 High-Performance Award at First Baptist Academy

2007                Charley Aberg Travel Award

2006                Mary Jones Art Award

2003-07         Meadows School of the Arts Artistic Scholarship

Artist Residencies

2011                 Palazzo Rinaldi Residency, Summer Fellowship, Noepoli, Italy (July)

Solo & Two-Person Exhibitions

2019                Ensnarled with Flowers, I Fall on Grass (with Cami Galofre), Eric Fischl Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

2017                Tracing Absence, Center for the Performing Arts Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                        Drawing Near, Rhetorical Galleries, Phoenix, AZ

                        In lieu of flowers, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2011                Growing Obsessions, Palazzo Rinaldi, Noepoli, Italy

2007               Recent Works (with Leticia Luevanos), Doolin Gallery, Dallas, TX

2004               New Beginnings (with Stephanie Spencer), Mary Hay Gallery, Dallas, TX

Group Exhibitions 

2019               Artlink Gala, Warehouse 215 @ Bentley Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       In, On, and Of Paper, Bentley Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

2018               Reinventing Abstraction, Royse Contemporary, Scottsdale, AZ

                       7th Annual Power of 5, Chartreuse Gallery, Phoenix, AZ 

                       Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

                       Object Inspiration, Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ

                       Young Rising Stars, Art Salon, Scottsdale, AZ

2017   `          Big, New City Studio, Phoenix, AZ

                       Sculpting Science, Step Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       Aftershock, Step Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       Five 15 to the Power of 5, Phoenix Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ

                       Inverse Conversations V, Mesa Contemporary Art Museum, Mesa, AZ

                      What’s Up World, New City Studio, Phoenix, AZ

                       Materialize, Herberger Theater Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       Nasty Women: Phoenix Unite, Grand ArtHaus, Phoenix, AZ

2016               7th annual TAPPED, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                      Eleven, Eric Fischl Gallery, Phoenix, AZ              

                      Grey Area (with AJ Nafziger & Travis Rice), MonOrchid, Phoenix, AZ

                      Nathan Cummings Exhibition, Step Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                      Inverse Conversations II, 13 Contemporary Art Space, Qingzhou, China

                      Inverse Conversations, Renmin University Art Gallery, Beijing, China

                      Arizona Artists Guild: Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale at Westgate, Glendale, AZ

                      Creative Push, Step Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

2015                Tiny Works | Tiny Dances, {9} The Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       somewhere between black & white, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

                       In-cept, {9} The Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       Sculpting Science, ASU Life Sciences, Tempe, AZ

                       Order & Chaos, Xico Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       Summer Juried MFA Show, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

                       Realizations, Frontal Globe Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

2014                In-Suspension, Night Gallery, Tempe, AZ

                       Art-O-Sphere, Ice House Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                       Chamber Music & The Visual Arts, Tempe History Museum, Tempe, AZ

                       New Graduates, Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2012                Those Who Teach That Do, Pegasus Gallery, The Art Institute of Dallas, Dallas, TX

                       125 7th Annual Juried Show, THE ARTS Gallery, Plano, TX

                       Ink & Clay 38, Keith and Janet Kellogg University Art Gallery, Pomona, CA

                       500x Juried Show, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX

2011                 500x Juried Show, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX

2007                Works from Taos, Doolin Gallery, Dallas, TX

                         Recent Work, Fort Burgwin Campus, Taos, NM

                        SMU Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition, Pollock Gallery, Dallas, TX

                        SMU Student Art Association Juried Show, 2932 Main Gallery, Dallas, TX

2006                Advanced Sculpture Exhibition, Doolin Gallery, Dallas, TX

                         Dance Sharp Show, Owen Arts Center, Dallas, TX

2005                Stone Carving Exhibition, Doolin Gallery, Dallas, TX

 

Professional Involvement

2015-2017      Founding Member and Officer, The Art Grads @ ASU (TAG), Arizona State University

2015                Drawing Demonstration, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ

2011-14           National Art Education Association Member

2010-14          Texas Art Education Association Member

2013                5A District Art Juror, Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools, Prestonwood High School, Plano, TX