JANET MARCAVAGE

EDUCATION
2004 M.F.A., Printmaking, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
1997 B.F.A. With Honors, Printmaking, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

SELECTED SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2015 Warp and Weft, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2014 Exhibition with painter Elise Richman at Kittredge Gallery, Tacoma, WA (upcoming Nov.)
2011 Particles, Zhiguan Gallery, Hankou District in Wuhan, China
2010 Such Fancies, The Gallery at Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA
2009 Works With Paper, University of WA-Tacoma Gallery, Tacoma, WA
2007 Pin-point, installation at Icebox contemporary art, Tacoma, WA
2006 Strands and Molecules, Gallery 76, Wenatchee Valley College, Wenatchee, WA
2006 Project Creo: Digital Divide/Digital Provide, The Arts Center, St. Petersburg, FLA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015 Prints by Augen Gallery Artists, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2015 Pigment+Paper: Seattle Print Arts 2015 Exhibition, Bellevue College Art Gallery, Bellevue, WA
2014 Ink It! Contemporary Print Arts in the Northwest, Curator Margaret Bullock, Tacoma Art Museum, WA
2013 New Prints 2013/Autumn, International Print Center, NY
2013 Double Dozen, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
2013 Wonder Women, Gallery 218, Milwaukee, WI
2013 The Tabloids (A Portfoldio), Woodland Pattern Book Center, Milwaukee, WI
2013 New Prints, Visual Arts Center, the University of Texas at Austin
2013 Look Here, temporary space, curated by Victoria Johnson, Tacoma, WA
2012 New Prints 2012/Autumn, International Print Center, NY
2012 New Prints 2012/Summer, International Print Center, NY
2012 The Printmaker’s Hand II, selected by Sam Davidson, Northwind Arts Center, Port Townsend, WA, special award
2012 Greater Tacoma Community Foundation Art Award, B2 Gallery Tacoma, WA
2012 Tacoma, Naturally, Alley Cat Artists, Ellensberg, WA
2012 Mini Print Annual, Lessedra Gallery, Sophia, Bulgaria
2012 Printmaking and the Mundane, Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh, PA
2011-2013 East/West Portfolio, Old Dominion University, UMass Dartmouth, Nicholls State
University, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and other locations
2011 Works by Professor Marcavage and University of Puget Sound Printmaking students,
The Experimental Center Gallery, The Hubei Institute of Fine Arts, Wuhan, China
2011 Print Arts Northwest 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, and other locations
2011 Patterned Remarks, Kittredge Gallery, The University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
2011 Terminus: Marking the Line, exhibition of temporary installations along the Prairie Line Trail, Tollefson Plaza, Tacoma, WA
2011 PS5, printmaking exhibition, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA
2011 Forces at Play, Runyan Gallery, Newport, OR
2011 Paintings on Glass and Vitreography, Seattle Art Museum Gallery, Seattle, WA
2010 5th Bienal Internacional de Gravura do Douro 2010, Alijó, Portugal
2010 Regionalism: New Art by North American Printmakers, DIVA, Eugene, OR
2010 Patterned Remarks, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2010 Copy Jam, Art in the Age Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2010 International Print Project 2010, Prints From New Zealand & the USA, The Greater Tacoma Community Foundation’s Foundation of Art Award, Kittredge Gallery, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
2009 Qijiang International Print Festival, Qijiang Farmers’ Printmaking Institute Exhibition Hall
2009 Impressions: 16 American Printmakers, The Wuhan Art Museum, Wuhan, China
2009 Los Angeles Printmaking Society 20th National Exhibition, juried by Peter Frank, Senior
Curator of Riverside Art Museum, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2009 PAN New Member exhibition, The Washington County Museum, Portland, OR
2009 Self Absorbed, curated by Katie Kresser, Seattle Pacific Art Center, SPU, Seattle
2008 Printmaking Today, Dedalo Center for Contemporary Art, Abruzzo, Italy
2008 New Prints 2008/Autumn, The International Print Center New York, NYC
2008 Perfect with Pixel, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio
2007-2008 Stone-Plate-Grease-Water, survey of contemporary lithography, curated by Paul Croft, Y Tabernacl - Museum for Modern Art, Machynlleth, Wales; Bankside Gallery, London, England; Naughton Gallery, Queens University, Belfast, Ireland; Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Cwmbran, South Wales

SELECTED AWARDS/GRANTS/FELLOWSHIPS
2012, 2009, 2006 Faculty Research Grant, The University of Puget Sound
2012 Work chosen for Special Print Award, Printmakers Hand II
2011 John Lantz Sabbatical Enhancement Award, The University of Puget Sound
2007 Tacoma Artists Initiative Project Award, City of Tacoma Arts Commission
2005 Dean’s Faculty Enrichment Award, The University of Puget Sound

RECENT PUBLICATIONS/ARTICLES
2014 "Tacoma Art Museum corrals inventive energy of contemporary Northwest print artists,"
by Rosemary Ponnekanti, The News Tribune, June 27, 2014 (illustration)
2014 "INK THIS! - Celebrating Northwest printmakig at Tacoma Art Museum," by Alec Clayton, NorthwestMilitary.com, May 28, 2014 (illustration)
2013 "Simple Equation, Powerful Ideas: Art+Sci in Tacoma," work noted in article about the Art
and Science symposium, by Rachel Moreshead, Post-Defiance, blog, April 16, 2013
2012 "Clouds on Broadway," article by Alec Clayton, Weekly Volcano, Aug., 30, 2012
2012 "Spaceworks' artists breathing new life into empty Tacoma storefronts," artwork shown
in news feature, Amy Moreno, King 5 News, Aug. 29, 2012
2012 "Clouds of Art in Tacoma’s new Woolworth Windows installation," article by Rosemary
Ponnekanti, Tacoma News Tribune, Aug. 14, 2012
2012" Decorative Ephemera: New Installations at Woolworth Windows," article by Dave R.
Davison, Tacoma Weekly, July 25, 2012
2011" Free Arts Month: Patterns, prints and paint at Kittredge," article by Rosemary
Ponnekanti, Tacoma News Tribune, Jan. 19, 2011
2011" Art Dept. Faculty Show and Tell at UPS," article by Matt Nagle, Tacoma Weekly, Aug. 25
2010 Printmakers Today, book by Jeffrey Snyder, Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Multnomah County Portable Works Collection, Portland, OR
King County Public Art Collection, Portable Works, Seattle, WA
ArtsWA Percent for Art, Maier Hall, Peninsula College, Port Angeles, WA
The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Print Collection, Philadelphia, PA
The Dedalo Center for Contemporary Art, Abruzzo, Italy
The Hubei Institute of Fine Arts, Wuhan, China
The University of Wales Print Collection, Aberystwyth, Wales
The Collection of Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, Christchurch, New Zealand
The Southern Graphics International Print Archive, The University of Mississippi
The Plains Art Museum, Fargo, North Dakota
The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Print Collection, Philadelphia, PA
The Paul and Lulu Hilliard University Art Museum, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT
2004-present Associate Professor of Art, Printmaking, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA