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Jillian Moore (USA)

/ Education

2008  MFA, Jewelry and Metal Arts Program, School of Art and Art History, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

2005  BFA, Metalsmithing and Jewelry program, College of Fine Art and Comminication Western Illinois University Macomb IL


/ Solo Exhibitions

2018  “Jillian Moore at Project Art”, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Fountain Lobby, Iowa City, IA.

2017  "Misanthropogenic Extinction”, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA.

2014  “Fruits of My Labor”, Beyond Fashion, Antwerp, Belgium.

2011   “Nomen Dubium”, Appalachian Center for Craft, Smithville, TN.

2009  “Creatura:  A Thing Created”, a solo show online through Object Fetish Gallery,

         “Tributaries IV:  Jillian Moore”, solo exhibition, National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN.

2008  “Anatome”, Solo MFA Exhibition, Art Gallery West, ABW, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

2006  “Mimetic of Life”, MA show with Satomi Kawai, Art Gallery West, ABW, University of Iowa, Iowa City.

2004  “Senior B.F.A. Exhibition”, solo exhibition, Western Illinois University Art Gallery, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL.


/ Group Exhibitions

2019  Upcoming, “Crafting a Legacy”, invitational group exhibition to celebrate 40thanniversary of the Metal Museum, Memphis, TN.

2018  “Velvet da Vinci Pop Up”, group exhibition, San Francisco, CA.

         ABC...”, ongoing invitational group exhibition at “Melting Point”, Museo de la Ciudad Valencia, Spain, and at Ingallery, Barcelona,            Spain.

         “Colourful Play”, group exhibition from represented artists, Galerie Beyond, Antwerp, Belgium.

         “The After Joya Effect V”, invitational group exhibition during Athens Jewelry Week, Popeye Loves Olive,  Athens, Greece.

2017   “Finest Selection X”, group exhibition, Galerie Beyond, Antwerp, Belgium.

          Holiday Jewelry Showcase, Gilded Pear Gallery, Cedar Rapids, IA.

2016-17  “Earring Emporium/#lobelove”, pop up series in the Iowa City, IA area organized by Kathy Edwards-Hayslett sponsored by                    Bluestockings.

             “The Fourth Annual Iowa Metals Guild Exhibition: Iowa + Taiwan”, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art Cedar Rapids, IA.

             Invitational group exhibition, “Material Girls”, Brockway Center for Arts and Technology, Brockway, PA.

2015   “CoOperation Garnish”, juried group exhibition of collaborative work at SNAG, Boston.

          “#thisisabrooch”, juried group exhibition at SNAG, Boston.

          “Wearables for the Home”, invitational group exhibition, Beyond Fashion, Antwerp, Belgium.

2014   “(in)Organic”, invitational group exhibition, Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI.

          “Rule the World”, juried group exhibition, Friends of Carlotta, Zurich, Switzerland.

2013  “Minimal to Bling”, invitational group show, Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, MA.

         “Shift: Makers that Define, Expand, and Contradict the Field of Jewelry”, international invitational exhibition in conjunction with            the symposium “Zoom”

2012  “Touchstone Center for Crafts Faculty Exhibition”, invitational group show, Speyer Gallery, Fallingwater, PA.

         “Hot Under the Collar”, juried exhibition, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale, AZ.

         “Humor in Metal”, invitational group show, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale, AZ.

         “The Art of Seduction”, invitational group show, Howard Community College Art Gallery, Columbia, MD.

2011  Special feature as part of Bruce Metcalf’s solo exhibition “Venus Adorned” at Snyderman-Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. 

         “SP7: Organ/ism”, invitational group show, Quirk Gallery, Richmond, VA.

         “The Kiss: Inspirations from The Cure”, GreenLion Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI.

         “Radical Alchemy”, Courthouse Galleries, Portsmouth, VA.

         “The Third Iowa Metals Guild Exhibition: Raising Expectations”, LUX Center for the Arts, Lincoln, Nebraska, and Cedar Rapids                Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 

         “CoOperation Tableware”, collaborative work with Emily Watson, Fancy Gallery, Seattle, WA.

         “Charmed II: Mix ‘n Match”, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA.

2010  “NonFunctional”, organized and juried by Loring Taoka, online exhibition at Crafthaus

         “Oddly Wearable”, organized and juried by Rachel Timmins, online exhibition at Crafthaus

         “underwaterlove” invitational group show at Schmuckfrage, Berlin, Germany.

         “Oblique Patience” invitational group show, Metrospace Gallery, East Lansing, MI.

2010  “Play” invitational group show at Quad City Arts, Rock Island, IL.

         “Charmed”, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA.

2009  “Ho Ho Ho” and “ADVENTure Box”, Friends of Carlotta, Zurich, Switzerland.

         “Jewelry in Motion”, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA, curated by Gail M. Brown.

2008  “Craftforms 2008”, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA.

         “New Work”, showcase concurrent with “500 Pendants and Lockets” at Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, CA.

         “The Ring Show: Putting the Band Back Together”, Fahm Hall, SCAD, Savannah, GA.

         “Overflow”, Jen Library, SCAD, Savannah, GA.

         “Co-Laboratory”, La Galerie Bleue, SCAD, Savannah, GA.

         “Cresting: SNAG Juried Student Digital Image Show”, SNAG Conference, Savannah, GA.

         “Surge: SNAG Juried Student Exhibition”, Gallery S.P.A.C.E., Savannah, GA.

2007  “Refined Abundance”, The Old Opera House, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX, juried by Charon Kransen.

         “Jewelry Journey: Air 2006”, continuation of international traveling exhibition, Detroit Arts Market: Elements Gallery, Detroit,                   MI, Galería Isidro Miranda, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and beginning at beginning at the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe,                       Hamburg, Germany (2006.)

          “Masterpieces”, and “Magnitude 7”, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH.

          “Material Alchemy”, Gallery M.I.M., Baltimore, MD.                        

2006  “Art of the Doll”, Pump House Regional Arts Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin.

         “The Arsenal Metals & Enamels Exhibition 2006”, Columbus, OH.

2005  “Craftforms 2005”, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA, juried by David McFadden.

         “La Petite XIII Art Competition”, Alder Art Gallery, Coburg, OR.

2003  “Midwestern Metals Exhibition”, Western Illinois University Art Gallery, Macomb, IL.

         “Making it in Metal-Snag Student Exhibition”, national juried exhibition, San Francisco, CA.             

/ Awards

2013  Award of Excellence, “American Craft Council Fair”, San Francisco, CA.

2011  Raphael Founder’s Prize Finalist, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA.

         Special Jurors’ Prize, “South Seas,” juried group show, Friends of Carlotta, Zurich, Switzerland.

2010  LEAP Award Finalist, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA.

2008  “METALinclinations”,Society of Midwestern Metalsmiths online exhibition, Award of Merit.

         “Craftforms 2007”,Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA, Juror’s Silver Award.

2007  “Topeka 28”,Alice C. Sabatini Gallery, Topeka, KS, Honorable Mention, juried by Robert Ebendorf.

2005  “Iowa Crafts 37”, regional juried competition, MacNider Art Museum, Mason City, IA, Artist-to-Artist Award.

2004  “Niche”, Student Award Winner in Sculptural/Non-Functional category in Metal.