Jonathan Mark Jackson

(313) 694 - 8521 | jmjackson.art@gmail.com

Education

Amherst College, 2014 – 2019, B.A.  Art & The History of Art.

Yale Norfolk Summer School of Art and Music, 2018

Exhibitions

2019:

Studio Honors Senior Thesis Exhibition, Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst College, Amherst, MA. April 22nd, 2019 – May 26th, 2019

Four Films, Florence Night Out, Florence, MA. June 1st, 2019. Performance and installation curated by Amanda Herman.

2018:

Documentary Photography, Fayerweather Hall, Amherst College, Amherst, MA. December 5th, 2018 – December 12th, 2018.

Measuring Histories: Sonya Clark & Students, Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst College, Amherst, MA. March 21st, 2018 – April 13th, 2018.

2017:

Undergraduate Photography Now VI, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA. Curated by Greer Muldowney and James Leighton. December 7th, 2017 – December 31st, 2017.

 Experimental Painting: Open Studios, Fayerweather Hall, Amherst College, Amherst, MA. May 3rd, 2017.

Queering Identity”: Gender & Sexuality Art Symposium. Keefe Campus Center, Amherst College. Student panelist and speaker. February 11th, 2017.  

2016:

Between Us: A Social Practice, Eli Marsh Gallery, Amherst College, Amherst, MA. December 1st, 2016 – December 12th, 2016.  

Collections

The Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA.

Publications

Photo Emphasis, Interview, April 22nd, 2019. Conducted by Alec Kaus and Rana Young.

https://www.photo-emphasis.com/artists/jonathan-jackson-2019

Strange Fire Collective, Interview, March 14th, 2019. Conducted by Rafael Soldi.

http://www.strangefirecollective.com/2019-features#/qa-jonathan-mark-jackson/                

New Delta Review, Louisiana State University, December Issue. Juried by Paul Mpagi Sepuya. http://ndrmag.org/artwork/2018/12/the-house-servants-directory/

Honors/Awards

2019:

Post-Baccalaureate Research Fellowship. Awarded by Amherst College.

The Hasse Prize. Awarded by the department of Art & The History of Art at Amherst College.

The Wise Award for Studio Art. Awarded by the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College.

Film Photo Award, Student Project Award. Juried by Aline Smithson.

2018:

Alpha Delta Phi Research Grant. Awarded by the Alpha Delta Phi Fund Committee at Amherst College.

Ryan R. Gibbs Award for Photography. Awarded by the New Delta Review through Louisiana State University.

SPE Student Award for Innovations in Imaging. Awarded by the Society for Photographic Education.

Lane Research Fellowship for Creative Artists. Awarded by the Archives & Special Collections of Frost Library.

Gregory S. Call Research Grant. Awarded by the Center for Community Engagement at Amherst College.

Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship. Awarded by the Yale Norfolk Summer School or Art and Music.

2017:

The Athanasios Demetrios Skouras Prize. Awarded by the department of Art & The History of Art at Amherst College.

The Wise Award for Studio Art. Awarded by the Mead Art Museum at Amherst College.

Experience

Studio Assistant, Justin Kimball, June 2018 – September 2018.

Mad. Sq. Art Intern, Madison Square Park Conservancy. May 2017 – August 2017.

Gallery Assistant, Galerie Camille. February 2016 – August 2016.

Visitor Service Representative, Detroit Institute of Arts. September 2015 – January 2016. 

American Art Intern, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College. June 2015 – August 2015.

Amherst College, Annual Positions

Diversity Intern, Office of Admission

Archives Student Assistant, Robert Frost Library, Archives & Special Collections

Head Darkroom Monitor/Coordinator, Fayerweather Hall, Studio Arts Building