SNAG Bios

 

Anne L. Holman

614.361.4090 anne@anneholman.com www.anneholman.com
1236 Ashland Ave. Grandview Heights, Ohio 43212

Education

B.F.A. 2002 Columbus College of Art and Design. Magna Cum Laude. Outstanding Fine Arts Senior.

Employment History

• The Smithery: artist made goods Grandview Heights, Ohio.  Co-Owner, Resident Artist, Goldsmith, Workshop instructor.  2014-2015

• Anne Holman Jewelry Design Columbus, Ohio.  Owner. Independent Metalsmith, Jeweler, Designer.  2002-2015

• Columbus College of Art and Design Columbus, Ohio. Adjunct Instructor and Jewelry Lab Coordinator.
          Classes taught: Jewelry and Small Metals. Professional Studio Practices.   2009-2014

• Columbus College of Art and Design. Columbus, Ohio.   Instructor Continuing Professional Studies.
          Classes taught: Jewelry and Small Metals.   2009, 2011

• Tiny Canary Indie Design Market. Grandview Heights, Ohio.   Co-founder, Event Organizer.  2007-2009

• Treefort Graphic Design. Grandview Heights, Ohio.   Graphic Design, Branding, Print and Web Design.  2006-2007

• Airwaves, Inc. Lewis Center, Ohio.   Custom Art Coordinator, International Vendor Accounts, Sales Liaison.  2004-2006

• Optic Nerve Art Corporation. Columbus, Ohio.  Commercial Merchandising, Displays, Murals, Installations.  2002-2004

Professional Development

• Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference. Boston, Massachusetts 2015

• Ohio Governors Youth Art Exhibition. Regional Juror. New Concord, Ohio 2015

• Co.Starters. Nine-week business development course. ArtWorks.  Over the Rhine, Cincinnati, Ohio. 2014

• Columbus College of Art and Design Juried Art Fair.  Juror and consultant in reformatting event to a juried art fair.  2013

• Forging Entrepreneurs Symposium. Society of North American Goldsmiths. Society of Contemporary Craft.
          Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  2012

• Craft Caucus. Economic & Community Development Institute. Columbus, Ohio 2011

• Enameling Workshop. Juanita Hill. Cultural Arts Center. Columbus, Ohio 2010

• Craft Congress. Panel speaker: Business Practices. San Francisco, California 2008

• Founding member of the Couchfire Collective. Grandview Heights, Ohio 2006-2009

• Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference. Cleveland Ohio 2005

• Chain making workshop. Mary Lee Hu. Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 2003

• Metalsmithing workshop. Noa Walson. Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio 2000

• Metalsmithing, drawing, ceramics classes. University of Akron, Ohio 1996

Awards

• Greater Columbus Arts Council Professional Development Grant. 2015

• UnCommonGoods. Jewelry Design Competition Semi-Finalist. 2014

• Greater Columbus Arts Council Artist in the Community Supply Grant. 2012

• Juror’s Choice Award. Three Rivers Art Festival. 2011

• Featured Seller. Etsy.com 2009

• First place exhibiting artist’s award. Upper Arlington Labor Day Art Festival. 2008

• Award Recipient. Grandview Heights/Marble Cliff Arts Council. 2004,2007,2008

• Columbus Foundation’s Louise Shepard Hengst Award. OAL juried exhibition. Columbus Museum of Art.  2006

• Third place. The Arsenal Metals and Enamel Exhibition. Columbus Cultural Arts Center. 2006

• Ohio Board of Regents Scholarship 2003

• Outstanding Senior, Fine Arts. Columbus College of Art and Design. 2002

• Presidential Portfolio Scholarship. Columbus College of Art and Design. 1997-2002

Publications

• Designed to Sell: The Guide to Creative Freedom. Chris Guillebeau, Jen Adrion, Omar Noory. Unconventional Guides. 2014

• The Crafty Superstar Ultimate Craft Business Guide. Grace Dobush. NorthLight Books. 2012

• The New Artisans: Handmade Designs for Contemporary Living. Olivier Dupon. Thames and Hudson. 2011

• Lark Studio Series: Pendants. Ray Hemachandra. Lark Books. 2010

• Crafty Superstar. Grace Dobush. NorthLight Books. 2009

• 500 Pendants & Lockets: Contemporary Interpretations of Classic Adornments. Lark Books. 2008

Selected Bibliography

• Statement Piece. The Smithery showcases the contemporary jewelry of artists from around the world. 
          Capital Style Magazine. May/June 2015.

• Elegant Black & Magenta Winter Wedding Inspiration with Evergreen Floral Co. Jenny Haas Photography Blog. 4/2015

• Winter Wedding. Heather Edgar. Evergreen Floral Co. Blog. 4/2015

• Broad & High. Metalsmiths Anne Holman & Jen Townsend - Artist Spotlight. WOSU Public Media. PBS. 2/2015 

• End Run. CityScene’s Last Minute Gift Guide. City Scene Magazine, Columbus. 12/2014

• At Work: The Smithery Offers Handcrafted Gifts, Showcasing the Process of Making It. Anne Evans. Columbus Metropreneur. 10/2014

• The Smithery Showcases the Handmade Aspect of Artist-Made Gifts. Anne Evans. Columbus Underground. 10/2014

• No Place Like Home. Giftware News. 7/2013

• Fab Finds for Him. Beautiful Bride Magazine. Fall 2013

• There’s a Map for That. Erin McKalla. Live Local Columbus. Vol 2 Issue 1. Outlook Media. Winter 2013

• Map Quest: Worldly Accessories with a Sense of Direction. Melissa Dilley. VIV Magazine. 1/23/2013

• Shopping: Celebrate Local. Jackie Mantay. Columbus Alive. 9/2011

• At Work: Anne Holman’s Light and Airy Space for Designing Her Jewelry. Anne Evans. Columbus Metropreneur. 8/2011

• How to Sell Successfully on Etsy. Columbus Metropreneur. 10/2010

• Wedding Gift Guide. Daily Candy. 10/2009

• Real Weddings. Bride Magazine. 6/2009

• StyleList : Gifts We Love. Out Magazine. 12/2008

• For the Gentleman: Holiday Essentials. Reb Stevenson. Yahoo! Canada. 12/2008

• Urban Fashion Column. The Straits Times. Singapore. 8/2008

• Interview and Artist Profile. DIY City Mag. 2/2008

• On the Grid. Claudine Ise. Columbus Alive. 1/17/2008

• Exhibit: Ohio Art League. Kaizaad Kotwai. Columbus Dispatch. 1/13/2008

• Interview on Good Day Columbus. Terri Sullivan. Fox 28 WTTE. 11/28/2007

• Fresh Selection. Tracy Zollinger Turner. Columbus Alive 8/30/2007

• Visual Arts Weekender. Bill Mayr. Columbus Dispatch. 4/27/2006

• Silver Standard. Melissa Starker. Columbus Alive. 12/7/2005

• Exhibit Review. Jaqueline Hall. Columbus Dispatch. 6/14/2005

• Labor Intensity. Melissa Starker. Columbus Alive. 1/19/2005

• Extra-Ordinary. Chris Yates. Columbus Dispatch. 1/16/2005

• A List Exhibit Review. Beth Davidz. Columbus Alive. 1/23/2003

Retailers / Gallery Representation

• Homespun: Modern Handmade. Indianapolis, Indiana. 2015

• The Smithery: artist made goods. Columbus, Ohio. 2014

• MarMar Jewels. Block Island, Rhode Island. 2014

• Gather. Handmade Boutique. Bloomington, Indiana. 2014

• Igloo Letterpress Snow House Gift Shop. Worthington, Ohio. 2014

• The Artful Bean. Bethany Beach, Delaware. 2014

• FireWorks Gallery. Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada. 2013

• The National Archives Shop. Washington DC. 2013

• Craft Alliance Gallery. St Louis, Missouri. 2013

• Hayley Gallery. New Albany, Ohio. 2013

• Harmony Ridge Gallery. Lewisburg, West Virginia. 2013

• Campfire Gallery. San Francisco California. 2012

• Celebrate Local. Easton. Columbus, Ohio. 2011

• Bespoke Custom Gifts. New York. 2011

• The Gallery Store at Strohl Art Center. Chautauqua, New York. 2011

• Elsa Leonie. Stockholm, Sweden. 2010

• Monkitree. Gardiner, Maine. 2010

• Columbus Historical Society. Columbus, Ohio. 2010

• Zanesville Museum of Art. Zanesville, Ohio. 2010

• Lakeshore Lifestyle. Essex, New York. 2010

• Altamira Gallery. Islip, New York. 2010

• Rare Device. San Francisco, California. 2008

• Cog and Pearl. Brooklyn, New York. 2008

• Argo and Lehne Jewelers. Upper Arlington, Ohio. 2008

• Wholly Craft! Columbus, Ohio. 2008

• Open Door Art Studio. Grandview Heights, Ohio. 2007

• Tigertree. Columbus, Ohio. 2007

• Columbus Museum of Art Gift Shop. Columbus, OH. 2002

Selected Juried Fine Art Festivals/Trade Shows

• Buyer’s Market of American Craft. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2013-2014

• One of A Kind Show and Sale. Merchandise Mart. Chicago, Illinois 2010-2012

• Penrod Arts Fair. Indianapolis Museum of Art. Indianaplois, Indiana 2012-2014

• Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival. Upper Arlington, Ohio 2007-2010, 2012-2014

• State Street Art Fair. Ann Arbor, Michigan 2012-2015

• Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts. State College, Pennsylvania 2012

• Three Rivers Arts Festival. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2008, 2011-2013

• East Lansing Arts Festival. East Lansing, Michigan 2008, 2012

• Handmade Arcade. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2009, 2011

• Bexley Shop Hop. Jeffrey Mansion. Bexley, Ohio 2011-2013

• Craftin Outlaws. Columbus, Ohio 2007-2015

• Highlands Craft Show. Highlands Estate. Ft Washington, Pennsylvania 2011

• Mt Gretna Outdoor Arts Festival. Mt Gretna, Pennsylvania 2011

• Yellow Springs Art on the Lawn. Yellow Springs, Ohio 2011

• Bele Chere Festival. Asheville, North Carolina 2011, 2013

• Shadow Art Fair. Ypsilanti, Michigan 2011

• Hand(made) in Marriage. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2011

• Renegade Craft Fair. Wicker Park, Chicago, Illinois. 2010

• Art Fair on the Square. MMOCA, Madison, Wisconsin 2010

• Columbus Arts Festival. Discovery District. Columbus, Ohio 2010

• Crafty Supermarket. Clifton Cultural Arts Center. Cincinnati, Ohio 2010, 2015

• Lazy Daze of Summer Festival. Grandview Heights, Ohio 2005-2010

• Black Swamp Arts Festival. Bowling Green, Ohio 2009

• Cain Park Arts Festival. Cleveland Heights, Ohio 2009

• Summerfair. Coney Island, Cincinnati, Ohio 2009

• Tiny Canary Indie Design Market. Columbus, Ohio 2007-2009

• Ohio Food and Wine Festival. North Market, Columbus, Ohio 2008

• Riverfront Arts Festival. Columbus, Ohio 2008

• Crosby Festival of the Arts. Toledo Botanical Gardens. Toledo, Ohio 2008, 2013

• Art Star Craft Bazaar. Penns Landing. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2008

Selected Exhibitions

• Millworks Art Studios Inaugural Exhibition. Millworks Art Studios. Columbus, Ohio. 2013

• Art for the Environment Auction. Ohio Environmental Council Benefit. 2013

• Pinned and Pined For. Dovecote Work/Display. Lakewood, Ohio. 2012

• Art for the Environment Auction. Ohio Environmental Council Benefit. 2012

• Poppytalk Handmade Market. Juried online exhibition. 2009-2011

• Solo Trunk Show. Wholly Craft. Columbus, Ohio. 2011

• Yummy. Group Exhibition. Matchbox Gallery. Columbus, Ohio. 2010

• Agora I –VI. Group Exhibitions. Junctionview Studios. Columbus, Ohio 2006-2009

• Place. Composition Gallery. Lakewood, Colorado 2008-2009

• Night of Art and Glamour. Roy G Biv Gallery fundraiser fashion show. Columbus, Ohio. 2008

• Anti-War Medals Exhibition. Shaw Gallery. Northeast Harbor, Maine 2008

• Solo Trunk Show. Tigertree Boutique. Columbus, Ohio. 2008

• Integrate. Concourse Gallery. Group exhibition. Upper Arlington, Ohio. 2008

• Rock Runway Fashion Show. The Limited Brands and CCAD. Columbus, Ohio. 2008

• Columbus City Sampler. Nationwide Mail Exhibition. 2008

• Environmental. Group exhibition. Junctionview Studios. Columbus, Ohio. 2008

• Small Works. Ross Art Museum. Group exhibition. Ohio Wesleyan University, Ohio. 2008

• Systematic Layers. Ohio Art League Gallery. Three-artist exhibition. Columbus, Ohio. 2008

• DIFFA and Elle Décor’s Dining by Design. Columbus College of Art and Design. 2007

• Working Frameworks. Columbia College. Chicago, Illinois. 2006

• Working Frameworks. Ohio State University. Columbus, Ohio. 2006

• Working Frameworks. Cornell University. Ithaca, New York. 2006

• Three-artist exhibition. Q-Ten Gallery. Westerville, Ohio. 2006

• The 95th Annual Spring Juried Exhibition. Ohio Art League. The Columbus Museum of Art. Columbus, Ohio. 2006

• The Arsenal Metals and Enamels Exhibition. Juried exhibition. Cultural Arts Center. Columbus, Ohio. 2006

• Tangential Cartography. Anne Holman and Samuel Adams. Roy G Biv Gallery. Columbus, Ohio. 2005

• Summer Salon. Group exhibition. Michael Orr Gallery. Columbus, Ohio. 2005

• The View from Dione. Ohio Art League. Ohio Wesleyan University Perkin’s Observatory. 2005

• Material Investigation: Emergent Perspectives in Contemporary Art. Group exhibition. Legend Gallery. Zanesville, Ohio. 2005

• Group exhibition. Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission. Columbus, Ohio. 2005

• Life Observed. Two-artist exhibition. Ohio Art League Gallery. Columbus, Ohio. 2005

• Three-artist exhibition. Roy G Biv Gallery. Columbus, Ohio. 2004

• Inaugural Exhibition. Ursus Art Space. Upper Arlington, Ohio. 2004

• The 92nd Annual Spring Juried Exhibition. Ohio Art League. Acock Architects Building. Columbus, Ohio. 2003

• Small Works. Group exhibition. Roy G Biv Gallery. Columbus, Ohio 2003

• Artifact. Solo BFA Thesis. Kinney Hall Gallery. Columbus College of Art and Design. 2002

Jen Townsend

330.503.1910 ● jentownsendjewelry@gmail.com ● www.jentownsendjewelry.com

Education

Columbus College of Art & Design - BFA
Summa Cum Laude. 
Fine Art major, Art History Minor. 2010

Youngstown State University 
Fine Art Major 2004 - 2007

Employment History

The Smithery: artist made goods - Grandview Heights, Ohio.
Co-owner, Resident Artist, Metalsmith, Enamelist, Workshop Instructor.
2014 - Present

Jen Townsend Jewelry - Columbus, Ohio
Owner, Independent Metalsmith and Enamelist, Jeweler, Designer.
2010 - Present

Creative Palette - Columbus, Ohio
Commercial Frame Finishing Specialist for retail store design.
2013 - 2014

Jewelry Lab Monitor, Columbus College of Art & Design - Columbus, Ohio
Teaching assistant, equipment and tool maintenance.
2009 - 2010

Teaching & Professional Experience

Society of North American Goldsmiths Conference. Boston, Massachusetts 2015

Columbus College of Art & Design Admissions. Guest Speaker, Accepted
Students Symposium. Columbus, Ohio.
2015

The Smithery: artist made goods. Workshop Instructor in Metalsmithing and
Enameling. Columbus, Ohio. 2014 - Present

Ohio Governors Youth Art Exhibition. Regional Juror. New Concord, Ohio. 2014

Worthington Community Center. Jewelry & Enameling Instructor.
Worthington, Ohio. 013 - 2014

Columbus College of Art & Design. Guest Speaker, Studio Professions. 2013

Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School. Enameling Workshop. 2012

Columbus Cultural Arts Center. Enamel Workshop. Barbara Frost. 2010 - 2011

Awards

Greater Columbus Arts Council Professional Development Grant. 2015

AICUO Excellence in the Visual Arts. Nomination. 2010

Merit Scholarship. Columbus College of Art & Design. 2007 - 2010

Press

Statement Piece. The Smithery showcases the contemporary jewelry of artists from around the world. Capital Style Magazine. May/June 2015.

Broad & High. Metalsmith Anne Holman & Jen Townsend - Artist Spotlight. WOSU Public Media, PBS. 2/2015

Winter Wedding. Heather Edgar. Evergreen Flower Co. Blog. 4/2015

Elegant Black & Magenta Winter Wedding Inspiration with Evergreen Flower Co. Jenny Haas. Jenny Haas Photography Blog. 4/2015

The Smithery Offers Alternatives to Traditional Bridal Baubles. Jennifer Rodgers. Columbus Bride Blog. 1/2015

End Run. CityScene’s Last Minute Gift Guide. CityScene Magazine, Columbus, Ohio. 12/2014

At Work: The Smithery Offers Handcrafted Gifts, Showcasing the Process of Making It. Anne Evans. Columbus Metropreneur. 10/2014

The Smithery Showcases the Handmade Aspect of Artist-Made Gifts. Anne Evans. Columbus Underground. 10/2014

Selected Juried Art & Craft Festivals

CCAD Art Fair. Columbus College of Art & Design. Columbus, Ohio. 2008 - 2015

INDIEana Handicraft Exchange. Harrison Center for the Arts. Indianapolis, Indiana. 2013 - 2015

Crafty Supermarket. Clifton Cultural Art Center. Cincinnati, Ohio. 2012 - 2013, 2015

Craftin’ Outlaws. Various locations. Columbus, Ohio. 2011 - 2015

Brick Street Market. Zionsville, Indiana. 2014

Crafty Mart. Musica and WE Gallery. Akron, Ohio. 2014

I Made It! Market. Various locations. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2010 - 2014

Handmade Arcade. David L. Lawrence Convention Center. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2013

Bloomington Handmade Market. Bloomington Convention Center. Bloomington, Indiana. 2013

Ohio Made Festival. Ohio Village. Columbus, Ohio. 2013

Bizarre Bazaar. 78th Street Studios. Cleveland, Ohio. 2013

Gardenfest & Art Market. Boyd Garden Center. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 2011

Exhibitions

Resident Artist Trunk Show. The Smithery: artist made goods, Columbus, Ohio. 2014

Solo Trunk Show and Demonstration. Running with Scissors, Springfield, Ohio. 2014

Solo Trunk Show. Hayley Gallery, New Albany, Ohio. 2013

Consumed. Solo BFA Thesis Exhibition. Canzani Gallery North, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio. 2010

The Show. Annual Student Exhibition. Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio. 2009, 2010

80 Minutes. Group Sound Installation. Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio. 2009

Art Once Showed Real Promise. Group Exhibition. Smarts Center, Youngstown, Ohio. 2007

Annual Student Exhibition. Youngstown State University. McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, Ohio. 2007

Area Artists Exhibition. Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio. 2003

Retailers/Gallery Representation

Zanesville Museum of Art. Zanesville, Ohio. 2015

The Smithery: artist made goods. Columbus, Ohio. 2014

Celebrate Local. Easton. Columbus, Ohio. 2014

Gather. Handmade Boutique. Bloomington, Indiana. 2014

Studio Slant. Owensboro, Kentucky. 2014

Yarn It & Haberdashery. Columbus, Ohio. 2014

Salty Not Sweet. Cleveland, Ohio. 2014

Hayley Gallery. New Albany, Ohio. 2013

Simply Vague. Delaware/Columbus, Ohio. 2012

Homespun: Modern Handmade. Indianapolis, Indiana. 2012

Oohla’s Boutique. Canfield, Ohio. 2011

Virtue Vegan Salon. Columbus, Ohio. 2010

Wholly Craft. Columbus, Ohio. 2010

Kelly Nye

www.thekellynye.com
thekellynye@gmail.com

4257 Eastlea Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43214
614 668 8350

Education

2010 Master of Fine Arts Degree with a concentration in Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
from California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, California

2006 Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree with a concentration in Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
from Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio

Continued Education

2015

Penland School of Crafts: Touch and Go with Kirk Lang

Arrowmont School of Crafts: Put a Lid on It with Jennifer Wells 

Columbus Idea Foundry, Blacksmithing Workshop with Adlai Stein

Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Blacksmithing Workshop with Paul Ailing

Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Copper Enameling with Barbara Allen Frost

2014

Penland School of Crafts: Textile Techniques in Metal with Arline Fisch

Arrowmont School of Crafts: Forming a Personal Narrative with Marilyn and Jack Da Silva


Teaching Experience

2011- Present

Adjunct Professor, Capital University, Columbus Ohio

• Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
• Advanced Techniques in 3D Studio Art
• Sculpture
• Visual Art
• Foundations in Art

Adjunct Professor Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio

• Beginning Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
• Intermediate Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
• Advanced Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
• Independent Studies in Casting
• Independent Studies in Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
• Graduate Studies Mentor
• Graduate Studies Committee Member
• Drawing I: Witness and Response
• Experimental Process Drawing Methods II
• CORE Foundations Collaboration Studio
• Design I: Projects & Strategies
• Design II: Contemporary Practice

Continuing Education Classes & Workshop Instructor, CCAD

• Metalworking Skills for Beginners
• Casting
• Chain Making 
• Beginning Jewelry/Small Scale Metals
• College Preview Foundations

Saturday Morning Art Class Instructor, CCAD

• Fashion: Wearable Sculpture – 10th – 12th grades
• Introduction to Sculpture 5th-6th grades
• Finding Your Voice – 4th Grade

2011

Children's Summer Art Camp Instructor at Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, California

2010

Workshop Instructor at Sawdust Studio Art Classes, Sawdust Arts Festival, Laguna Beach, CA

Interim Program Director for Jewelry Arts & Design College, Los Angeles, CA

Professor of JEA 160 Facets of Jewelry Summer Quarter, JAD College
Substitute Professor of JEA 290 Metal IIB Summer Quarter, JAD College

2008/9

Teaching Associate, California State University Long Beach

• Beginning Metals & Jewelry

Teaching Intern, California State University Long Beach

• Casting (Michael Dale Bernard)
• Enameling (Susanna B. Speirs)
• Beginning Metals & Jewelry (Susanna B. Speirs)

Metal Department Laboratory Technician, CSULB

2005

Community Based Art Education, Upper Arlington HS, Columbus, Ohio

Select and Solo Exhibitions

2015

Everyday Earring, EatMetal Gallery, Hoboken, New Jersey

**Intersection: Recent works by Deanna Poelsma and Kelly Nye, Clayspace Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

Zanesville Museum of Art’s 71st Annual Exhibition, Zanesville, Ohio

Embellish, Metalwerx, Boston, Massachusetts

Co:Operation Garnish, Baltimore Jewelry Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Structurally Speaking, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, New York

Ohio Designer Craftsmen Best of 2015, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, Ohio
Southern Ohio Museum of Art, Portsmouth, Ohio
Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield Ohio

Ohio Art League Spring Juried Exhibition, Schnormeier Gallery, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mount Vernon, Ohio 

Perpetuating Purpose, The Art and Artists of 614, Open Door Studios and Gallery, Columbus Ohio

2014

Thumb Box, Ohio Art League small-scale show, R.A.W Gallery, Columbus Ohio

Impact-Influence, Carnegie Gallery, Columbus Metropolitan Library, Columbus Ohio

2013

EAS(y) Juried Silent Auction, Yellow Brick Pizza, Columbus Ohio

Natives Collaboration with Adam Levene, Flat Foot Vintage, Columbus Ohio

Natives Collaboration with Adam Levene, Mission Coffee, Columbus Ohio

2010

INSIGHTS 2010: The Annual Juried Student Exhibition, University Art Museum, CSULB

Exhibition in Motion, 2010 SNAG Conference, Houston Texas

Presence of Thought, Juried Student Digital Presentation, 2010 SNAG Conference, Houston Texas

Extreme Media Lounge, 2010 SNAG Conference, Houston Texas

2009

*crème de pêche MFA Exhibition, Max L. Gatov Gallery, California State University Long Beach

INSIGHTS 2009: The Annual Juried Student Exhibition, University Art Museum, CSULB

2008

*culottes pour chaque jour de la semaine, taille petite, Marilyn Werby Gallery, CSULB

CSULB MFA Open Studios

Feed, Graduate Sculpture Show, Gatov Gallery, CSULB

INSIGHTS 2008: The Annual Juried Student Exhibition, University Art Museum, CSULB

CSULB Graduate Advancement Show, Gatov Gallery, CSULB

Squared: A Fiber Collective, Dutzi Gallery, CSULB

CSULB Graduate Student Exhibition, Pine Avenue Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Metal Matters, Dutzi Gallery, CSULB

2007

Deeeeesire, Gatov Gallery, CSULB

The Foundry’s Quarterly Art & Music Showcase, The Fourth Cycle Warehouse, Fullerton, CA

CSULB MFA Open Studios

MASSC’s Emerging Voices Student Exhibition, Chemers Gallery, Tustin, CA

Disconnected: Nature and Technology, Gatov Gallery , CSULB

The 2007 Evva S. Vale Memorial Exhibition, Alpert Jewish Community Center, Long Beach, CA

*2006

Fake Milk BFA Thesis Show, Canzani Gallery, Columbus College of Art & Design

2005

Selected for Annual Student Exhibition, Columbus College of Art & Design

2004

Selected for Annual Student Exhibition, Columbus College of Art & Design

2003

Selected for Annual Student Exhibition, Columbus College of Art & Design
(* Solo and **Two-Person Shows)

Grants, Awards, and Honors

2015

Recipient of the Columbus College of Art & Design Faculty Development Grant

Recipient of the Greater Columbus Art Council Professional Development Grant

Recipient of the Davis Helwig Scholarship to Penland School of Crafts

Recipient of the Dr. Judith Temple Scholarship to Arrowmont School of Crafts

Recipient of the Crafthaus/SNAG Scholarship

2014

Recipient of the Greater Columbus Art Council Professional Development Grant

Recipient of The Windgate Scholarship to Penland School of Crafts

Recipient of the Greater Columbus Art Council Supply Grant

2013

Recipient of the Greater Columbus Art Council Professional Development Grant

2012

Recipient of the Greater Columbus Art Council Professional Development Grant

Recipient of the Greater Columbus Art Council Supply Grant

2009

Recipient of The Marilyn Werby Scholarship

Recipient of The Metal Arts Guild Summer Enhancement Scholarship

2008

Recipient of The Meehyang Fishkin Scholarship for Metals

2007

Honorable Mention Award, MASSC’s Emerging Voices Student Exhibition

2006

Graduated Cum Laude, Columbus College of Art & Design

Curatorial and Jury Experience

2015

Unofficial, Fine Art Student Exhibition, Amelita Marolo Fine Arts Building, CCAD

2013

Equinox: German Village Art League group show, High Road Gallery Worthington, Ohio

De Gloriam Student Fashion Show, CCAD

2012

Psychomachia Student Fashion Show, CCAD

2010

Greater Los Angeles Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, CSULB (Head Curator)

2009

Greater Los Angeles Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, CSULB (Co-curator)

2008

Hysteria Updated Curatorial Team, Hysteria Art History Seminar by Dr. Karen Kleinfelder, CSULB


Production and Professional Exhibitions

2010

The Big Yarn: Knitting Tool Design and Fabrication for Denyse Spektor, www.thebigyarn.com


2006

Jewelry line displayed at The Wexner Center, Columbus, Ohio

Winter Park Arts Festival, Emerging Artist, Winter Park Florida

Bibliography

Szabo, Valerie. "Professors Reminisce about Their College Years." The Chimes [Columbus] 16 Oct. 2014: 4-5. Print.

Nye, Kelly M. “What is Art?” Acknowledgements. GLAMFA Catalog, 2010.

Fine Arts Roundtable, ed. CSULB MFA Open Studios Catalog, 2007-2009.

Franklin, Erika. “Long Beach Student Creates Art You Can Wear.” The Daily Forty-Niner 24 March 2008: 1.

Le Van, Marthe. The Art of Jewelry : Paper Jewelry, 35 Creative Projects. Asheville: Lark Books, 2006.

Radcliff, Kathleen L. "Mother, Daughter Graduate Together." The Booster 7 June 2006: 1-2.

Select Blogs/Internet

2015

Inclusions, author and owner, http://crafthaus.ning.com/group/inclusions

Inside the Artist’s Studio, http://mainstreetartsgallery.com/blog/kelly-nye/

Charitable Contributions

2014

Penland Student Scholarship Auction

2010

For Love & Money: Buddy Benefit Art Auction, Flaunt Salon, Long Beach, California August 2010


2008

ArtSeen 3: A Charity Auction, Hosted by Aids Research Alliance, Los Angeles, California 13-17th May 2008


Professional Membership

2015

Ohio Designer Craftsmen

College Art Association

2009-15

Crafthaus

2006-15

Society of North American Goldsmiths

2005-15

Ohio Art League

2006-10

CSULB Metal Arts Guild, President and Secretary

2006-10

Metal Arts Society of Southern California

Christine Cooper Hill

243 East Dunedin Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43214

614-256-8198

christine@christinecooperhill.com

Employment History:

Albert, Schlenz, and Osbourne Studio and Gallery, Midland Park NJ, 
1984-85, Studio Apprentice, Responsible for glaze mixing, clay recycling, kiln firing, general studio upkeep, and assistance in pottery classes.

The Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio, 1986-1988, Weekend Manager, 
The Collectors Gallery, Responsible for intake and rental of artwork and inventory records.

The Trading Corporation of America, Columbus, Ohio 1986-1991, Production goldsmith, involved in all phases of production from casting finishing, assembly, and setting. Promoted to production supervisor in 1988, where responsibilities shifted to training craftsmen in all phases of production, quality control, scrap and production counts. 

The Diamond Cellar, Columbus, Ohio 1991-present, Designer Goldsmith, as a custom designer I work with clients in all phases of project planning, sourcing of gems and selection, design, model making, crafting, setting and sales. 

Cooper Hill Studio LLC, Columbus, Ohio 2007-present Owner, Designer. 
Combining my experience of five years of jewelry manufacturing and over twenty years of professional experience in custom artistry to design a line of affordable fashion jewelry.
www.christinecooperhill.com
www.christinecooperhill.blogspot.com 

The Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio 2012-present, Adjunct Instructor, Beginning Jewelry and Small Scale metals.

Workshops:

The Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, April 2011, Beginning Stone Setting

The Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio, June 10-14,2013, Advanced Stone Setting

The Peninsula School of Art, Fish Creek, Wisconsin, July 29-August 1, 2013, Stone Setting

Education:

Elyria High School, 1982


The Columbus College of Art and Design, BFA, Fine Arts 1987


The Gemological Institute of America, GIA Diamond Grading Certificate 2001

Awards:

Ohio Jewelers Association Design Competition, 1st place, 1996


Ohio Jewelers Association Design Competition, 2nd place, 2005

Professional Memberships:

The Gemological Institute of America Alumni Association

Women’s Jewelry Association 2012

Press:

This Week Community News, Clintonville, January 1, 2009 “Resident Turns Jewelry Into Creative Career”

Capital Style Magazine, August 19, 2009, “Humble Bling”
Image,

CCAD, Spring 2010, Alumni Profile; Christine Cooper Hill ’87

ThriveTheory.com, October 7, 2010, “Honoring Christine Cooper Hill”