Richard-Jonathan Nelson

richard-jonathan-nelson.com

richardartistmail@gmail.com

 

 

  

Education

2015-2017 Master of Fine Arts, focused in Textiles, California College of the Arts,

                    San Francisco, CA

2009-2011 Georgia State University, Focus in Textiles, Atlanta, GA

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018    Anastatica, Aggregate Space Gallery, Oakland, CA

2014 Cassandra and Witches love you too, Jewish Educational Alliance, Savannah, GA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017 

·       Editions, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA

·       Flat File Fundraiser, Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA

·       Out Of Body PS8 Gallery, San Francisco, CA

·       Transformed, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA

·       Jurors’ Choice/Nave Commission, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

·       M.F.A Thesis Show, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

·       Teenage Dream, Startup Fair, San Francisco, CA

·       MFA Now, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

·       Hold, 5/5 Collective, San Francisco, CA

·       Sooner Or Later, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

·       Get Lost, Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

2016

·       After Echoes, Ctrl + Shift, San Francisco, CA

·       Two artist one room, Hubbell Street Galleries, San Francisco, CA

·       Daydreamers 2, Quality Gallery, San Francisco, CA

·       #CCATEXTSTYlING, College Avenue Galleries, San Francisco, CA

 

2015     

·       Outside Ourselves, Ourselves Outside, Border Line, San Francisco, CA

 

 

Awards

 

2017    Headlands center for the Arts Graduate Fellow

2017  AICAD Fellowship nominee

2016  Barclay Simpson award nominee

2015  Byron Meyer Scholarship

 

 

Professional Experience

 

2016 

·       Assistant, Mario Pires Cordeiro

·       Assistant, Pamela Joyner- Giuffrida Collection

 

2011        

·       Assistant, Spirited Calligraphy - Performance and installation

·       Gsu Textile studio assistant

·       Arrowmont school of the arts and crafts, Studio assistant to Alice Schlein

 

 

Teaching Experiences

 

2016    Teaching assistant, Tali Weinberg, California College of the Arts

2014   Savannah Clayspot

2010-2011   Gsu Textile Guild President