Resume

Education
2015                MFA, Printmaking, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
2013                MA,  Printmaking, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
2011                 BA, Philosophy of Religious Studies, California State University of Fresno, Fresno, CA


Experience
August 2016 - Present            Studio Art Teacher, Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate Arts
Woodrow Wilson High School, Dallas Independent School District, Dallas, Texas
March 2016 - August 2016      Visual Merchandiser Anthropologie, Dallas, Texas
September 2014- Present      Adjunct Faculty, Art,  Tarrant County Community College, Fort Worth, Texas
January 2014 – May 2015      Graduate Assistant in Art History, University of Dallas, Irving, Texas


Solo Exhibitions
2019 September, Forth Coming
2016              Hope For The Morning, Tarrant County Community College, Fort Worth, TX
2015              Fact, Fiction, Whimsy, Focus Gallery, Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX
2013              Intangibilities, Gorman Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving TX

Selected Exhibitions
2018 A Group Show, Selected works, at Kettle Art Gallery, Dallas, Texas
2017 Truth In Comedy, Full City Rooster, Dallas Texas
2015                Art Conspiracy 11,  Dallas, TX
2015                Skewed: Art Conspiracy Seed event, invited artist, Mokah Art gallery, Dallas, TX
2015                Rising Eyes of Texas 2015, Rockport Center for the Arts, Rockport, TX (Juror:
                        Shea Little)
2015                Open Studios Exhibition, upper gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
2015                Currency, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
2015                Art Con Select presented by Kettle, Kettle Art gallery, Dallas, TX
2014                Taste of The Arts, Print Exhibition, Arts Visalia, Visalia, CA
2014                New Texas Talent, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, TX ( Juror: Andrea Karnes)
2014                North American Print and Drawing Exhibition, Arts Visalia, Visalia, CA (Juror:
                        Roxanne Sexauer)
2014                The Deans Gallery, California State University of Fresno, Fresno, CA
2014                The Bureaucracy of Banality, Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
                        (Juror: Nancy Whitenack)
2014                Expo, Gallery 500X, Dallas, TX (Juror: Gabriel Ritter)
2013                A Night of Performance Art, Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving TX
2013                Framed, Mokah Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
2013                Art Con: Mounted, Mokah Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
2013                8, Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving TX (Juror: Erin Cluley)
2013                Previously Untitled, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
2012                Framed, Mokah Art Gallery, Dallas, TX
2012                Dia De los Muertos, Latino Cultural Center, Dallas TX
2012                North Texas Print Guild Association Show, Irving, TX
2012                Art Con 8, Dallas Texas
2012                Don’t Blame the Printer, University of Dallas, Irving, TX
2012                New Crop: 500x College expo (Juror: Barry Whistler and Allison V.
                        Smith)
2011                Senior Art exhibition, Conley Gallery, CSU Fresno, Juried

 

Workshops, Awards, Curator & other
2019. Work shop presentations, Radical Rubrics, Dallas ISD, Dallas, TX
Presentation to educators on how to use, and enhance the use of rubrics in the classroom.
Introducing teachers to inclusive teaching through projects, and the use of self assesment through
teacher created and student influenced rubrics both tangible and digital
2018 Walk up workshop presenter, The Art of Inference, Texas Art Educators Association, Galveston, TX
Influenced by our schools librarian to encourage better reading skills, presentation included the
benefit of bringing in books as influence for source projects, and how art can help develop reading
skills
2017 Partnership with Perkins and Will Architectural programming for youth, Dallas ISD, Dallas, TX
2017 Ceramics course, Creative Arts Center, Dallas, Texas
2016 Junior Visual and Scholastic Event of Texas,
four gold medals awarded to three students, Dallas, TX
2016 Member Texas Art Educators Association, conference participant
2015                Artists select recipient,  Art Conspiracy , Dallas, TX
                        http://artconspiracy.org/art-conspiracy-artist-story-jessie-martinez/
2015                Paradigm Shift, curator of prints by Juergen Strunck, Upper Gallery, University
                        of Dallas, Irving, TX
2015                Matrix work shop, assistant under Juergen Strunck, University of Dallas
2014                Honorable Mention, North American Print and Drawing Exhibition, Arts Visalia,
                        Visalia, CA
2014                Curator, Assistant Director, for Framed, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, TX
2014                Full Scholarship Award, University of Dallas for Fall 2014
2014                Matrix work shop, under Kathryn Polk, University of Dallas
2014                Full Scholarship Award, University of Dallas for Spring 2014
2013                Southern Graphics Council, MKE, Milwaukee, WI
2013                Gallery assistant, Curating assistant, Framed, Mokah Gallery, Dallas, TX
2013                University of Dallas Prospect Day, silk screen workshop, Irving TX
2013                Matrix work shop assistant, under Keiji Shinohara, University of Dallas
2013                Full Scholarship Award, University of Dallas for Spring 2013
2012                Matrix work shop, under Mario Kiran, University of Dallas
2012                Full Scholarship Award, University of Dallas for Fall 2012
2012                Frogmans workshop, Michael Barnes: Lithography
2011                Printocalypse, a marathon of editioning of intaglio, lithography, relief, and silk
                        screen workshop for artist.  California State University Fresno
2011                Youth For Christ summer intern, art instructor, Fresno, CA
2011                Arêtes Americana, relief demonstrations, Fresno, CA
2011                Taste of the Arts, relief demonstration, Visalia, CA
2011                East of Fresno, relief demonstration, The Hatchery, Auburn, CA

 

Print Exchanges
2015                 "For the love of Wes [Anderson]" hosted by Blue Cat Press
2014                 “Currency” hosted by the University of North Texas and the University of Dallas
2014                 “Give a Slap, Take a slap” Hosted by Weston Beeler, Northern Illinois University
2013                 “Get your ass to mars” hosted by the Printmaking Association Print & Glory, at
                         California State University of Fresno
2013                 Printmakers MKE, Southern Graphics print exchange participant
2011                  “The Artful Dodger: Volume 1” ‘zine’ exchange hosted by Darren Jones

 

Publications
2013                North American Print and Drawing Exhibition
                             Accompanying Catalog
2012                Ramify, Journal of The Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts
                             “Helping Hand of God” Relief, 2011 accompanying a written essay

Collections
            The University of Dallas, Print Archive, Irving, TX
            The University of North Texas, Printmaking Archive, Denton, TX
            California State University of Fresno, Printmaking Archive, Fresno, CA
            Stonehouse Residency Archive, Miramonte, CA
            Boise State University, Wingtip Press Archives, Boise, ID