Jason L Kartez

jasonkartez@gmail.com

jasonkartez.com

 

 

 

Employment

 

University of Wisconsin –Madison

 

2018

Lecturer, Art 448.  Making Comics at the University of Wisconsin Madison (Madison, WI)

2017-2018

T.A. for Lynda Barry at University of Wisconsin Madison (Madison WI)

2017

Drawbridge Pop Up at Eagles Wing and Eagle Heights Community Center (Madison, WI)

2017

Comics Instructor at the People Program (Madison WI)

2016-

Waisman Center Practicum Student in Early Childhood Program (Madison, WI)

2016-2017

 

Departmental Wood Shop Supervisor at University of Wisconsin Madison (Madison, WI)

 

2016

Comics Instructor at the People Program (Madison, WI)

2016

Teaching Assistant for glass class for Girls, Inc. (Madison, WI)

2015- 2016

Glass Lab PA at UW Madison (Madison, WI)

2015

Sculpture, Wood and Metal Shop Monitor at UW Madison (Madison, WI)

2015

Artist Assistant to Helen Lee (Madison, WI)

 

Glassblowing

 

2014-2015

Glassblowing Instructor, Asheville Glass Center (Asheville, NC)

2015-2016

Owner of Jason Kartez Glass (Asheville, NC and Madison, WI)

2014-2015

Glassblowing Instructor, Asheville Glass Center (Asheville, NC)

2014

T.A. for Matt Urban at the Pratt Fine Arts Center (Seattle, WA)

2014

Katrina Hude, Glassblowing Assistant (Whidbey Island, WA)

2014

Kait Rhoads, Glassblowing and Studio Assistant (Seattle, WA)

2014

Ethan Stern Designs, studio assistant (Seattle, WA)

2014

Pratt Fine Arts Center, Glassblowing Instructor (Seattle, WA)

2014

Glassy Baby Production Glassblower (Seattle, WA)

2013-2014

Fremont Antique Glass (Seattle, WA)

2013

Pilchuck Glass School Art Handler (The Westin, Seattle, WA)

2012 -2014

Glassblowing Assistant for Ross Richmond (Stanwood, WA)

2012-2014

Glassblowing Assistant for Randy Walker (Stanwood, WA)

Glassblowing (continued)

 

2012

Pilchuck Glass School summer staff; night watch (session 1), maintenance (session 2& 3) and kitchen assistant (session5, 6 & 7), (Stanwood, WA)

2012

Pole Turners Union. Auction centerpiece creation for the Pilchuck Glass School (Stanwood, WA)

2011-2012

Glassblowing Assistant for Ben Coombs at Portland Glass Blowing Studio (Portland, ME)

 

2011

Glassy Baby production glassblower (Seattle, WA)

2010-2011

Benjamin Moore Incorporated (Seattle, WA)

Apprentice Glassblower

2010-2011

Closer/charger at Pratt Fine Arts Center (Seattle, WA)

2011

Teaching assistant for Armelle Bouchet-O’neil at Pratt Fine Arts Center

2011

Glassblowing assistant for Chuck Lopez

2010

Teaching assistant for Eli Bemis at Pratt Fine Arts Center

2010

Volunteer Art Packer Pilchuck Glass School Annual Auction (The Westin, Seattle, WA)

2010-2011

Work Study at Pratt Fine Arts Center

2010

Glassblowing assistant for Ben Coombs at Portland Glass Blowing (Portland, ME)

2009

Teaching assistant for Angus Powers’ Junior Glass

                  Blowing Class, New York State School of Ceramics at Alfred University

2008

Glassblowing assistant for Ben Coombs at Portland

                  Glass Blowing (Portland, ME)

 

Degree Education:

 

2015-2018

M.F.A.  University of Wisconsin Madison

2017

Masters of Arts University of Wisconsin Madison

2010

B.F.A. - New York State School of Ceramics at Alfred

                  University (Alfred, NY)

2005-2007

Ceramics major, California College of the Arts (Oakland, CA)

 

Non-Degree Education:

 

2014

Washington C.A.S.H Business development program (Seattle, WA)

2011

Pratt Fine Art Center Janusz Pozniak Glass class (Seattle, WA)

2010

Haystack Mountain School of Craft “The Whole Elk Theory” (Murrine and other techniques with Richard Marquis) (Deere Isle, ME)

2008

Penland School of Craft (Spring concentration, glass sculpture with Sean Albert) (Spruce Pine, NC)

2007

Penland School of Craft (Fall concentration, experimental neon) (Spruce Pine, NC)

2007

Haystack Mountain School of Craft (Glassblowing class with Amy Reuffert) (Deere Isle, ME)

2004

Attended the Oxbow School for the Arts (Spring semester) (Napa Valley, CA)

 

 

 

 

 

Exhibitions:

              

2018       Scope Basel, Art Helix Gallery (Basel, Switzerland)

2018      Adumbration, A Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, Art Lofts Gallery (Madison, WI)

2018       SHHH…, Arts and Literature Laboratory, (Madison, WI)

2017      Conceal and Carry, An Installation at the Image Lab at the Wisconsin Institute of Discovery, (Madison, WI)

2017      Response, Vox Populi Print Collective, Art Helix Gallery (Brooklyn, NY)

2017      Making Our Mark, Art by Pratt Teaching Instructors, Bellevue Arts Museum (Bellevue, WA)

2017      PLEASE STAY OFF GRASS, A Masters of Arts Show, Art Lofts Gallery (Madison, WI)

2017      Capitol Lakes Community Show, Capitol Lakes Retirement Home, (Madison, WI)                                    

 2016     Lasagna, Second Year M.F.A. Review Show, (Madison, WI)

2016     Drawn Together, Permanent collection at the Madison Children’s Museum, (Madison, WI)

2016     Fresh and Snappy! Hill Dale Mall, (Madison, WI)

2016     One! Thousand! Drawings! Wisconsin Institute of Discovery, (Madison, WI)

2016     First Year Review Show, Art Lofts Gallery, (Madison, WI)

2015    MCGAG Show, Ken Saunders Gallery, (Chicago, IL)

2015     Standard Deviation, Art Lofts Gallery, (Madison, WI)

2015     Asheville Art Alliance, “A Community in Glass,” (Asheville, NC)

2014     Pilchuck Annual Auction, (Seattle, WA)

2013     Pilchuck Annual Auction, (Seattle, WA)

2013     Pilchuck Staff Exhibition, (Stanwood, WA)

2010     Alfred University B.F.A. Exhibition, (Alfred, NY)

2009     Alfred University Light Show, (Alfred, NY)

2009     Alfred Turner Gallery Hot Shop Show, (Alfred, NY)

2009     Alfred Turner Gallery Functionality Show, (Alfred, NY)

2008     Turner Gallery meltdown show, (Alfred, NY)

2008      Penland School of Craft Benefit Auction, (Spruce Pine, NC)

2008      Space Gallery, (Portland, ME)

2007      The Fire House Collective Group Show, (Berkeley, CA)

2007      California Conference of Ceramic Art CCA Show, (Davis, CA)

2005      California College of the Arts (Oakland, CA)

2005      University of Southern Maine Stone House Group Show, (Freeport, ME)

2005       Freeport High School senior show, (Freeport, ME)

2005       Oxbow School final project show, (Napa, CA)

 

Awards and Certificates:

2016- Horatio Alger Jr. Fellowship for the Study of American Pop Culture at Northern Illinois University (DeKalb, IL)

2014- Graduation from Washington C.A.S.H business development training program. (Seattle, WA)