Jen Landis
CV

Education
2006  :: MFA Digital Art and New Media, University of Nebraska, Thesis: The inner child,
Lincoln, Nebraska.

1994  :: B.F.A., Graphic Design, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

Teaching Experience
November 2008-Present   ::  Private Instructor, Portraits and Animation, Lincoln, Nebraska.

August 2006   ::  Heather Muller Circle, Co-instructor on writing and directing short action films
and commercials, Witchita, Kansas.

Fall 2004-Spring 2005   ::  Teaching Assistant, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

August 2005   ::  Heather Muller Circle, Co-instructor on writing and directing short action films
and commercials, Witchita, Kansas.

2003-2005   ::  Adjunct Instructor, Metropolitan Community College, Omaha, Nebraska.

Professional Experience
2006–Present   ::  VP, Creative Director, KidGlov, Lincoln, Nebraska.

2006–2016  ::  Interactive Art Director, Swanson Russell, Lincoln, Nebraska.

October-December 2006  ::  Studio Assistant to Sabrina Ward Harrison, Santa Cruz, California.

2004-2006  ::  Freelance Interactive Designer, Swanson Russell, Lincoln, Nebraska.

2004 – Present  ::  Owner/Creator of Pincurl Girls www.pincurlgirls.com

September 2004  ::  Telluride Film Festival, Internship, Telluride Colorado.

2003-2004  ::  Freelance Designer, Bailey Lauerman, Lincoln, Nebraska.

2003  ::  Digital Archivist, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska.

2001-2002  ::  Clothing Boutique Owner, Voltage, Kansas City, Missouri.

1996-2000  ::  Art Director, Bernstein Rein Advertising, Kansas City, Missouri.

1994-1996  ::  Assistant Art Director, Smith Kaplan Allen Reynolds (SKAR), Omaha, Nebraska.

Art Exhibits
November 2017  ::  Group Show, Burkholder Project, Lincoln, Nebraska.

October 2017  ::  Francie & Finch Solo Show

May-August 2017  ::  Solo show, TSP Architects, Omaha, Nebraska.

September 2016  ::  Lincoln Arts Festival, Lincoln, Nebraska.

September 2011  ::  Lincoln Arts Festival, Lincoln, Nebraska.

June 2016  ::  Sheridan Church Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

June 2011  ::  Sheridan Church Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

September 2009  ::  Guest Artist, Nolan Treadway Studio, Lincoln, Nebraska.

August 2008  ::  Haydon Art Center, Children’s Book Illustrators, Lincoln, Nebraska.

May 2008   ::  Skylight Show, Burkholder Project: Lincoln, Nebraska.

February 2006  ::  Tugboat Gallery at Hot Shops, Artist Co-Op, Omaha, Nebraska.

May 2006  ::  MFA Thesis Show: Eisentriger Gallery Lincoln, Nebraska.

December 2005  ::  Haydon Art Center: Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

October 2005  ::  Atelier Studio: Solo Exhibit, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

September 2005  ::  Bemis Center: Slide Jam Artist, Omaha, Nebraska.

May 2005  ::  Hot Shops: Curator of The Visual, Omaha, Nebraska.

April 2005  ::  Tugboat Gallery: Invitational Opening Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

February 2005  ::  Sheldon Art Museum: Curator of The Visual, Lincoln, Nebraska.

February 2005  :: Sheldon Art Museum: Video projection onto Anne Lindberg’s Air/Mass  Installation, Lincoln, Nebraska.

December 2004  ::  Rotunda Gallery, UNL Sculpture Exhibit, Lincoln, Nebraska.

August 2004  ::  Video shown at Milan Fall Fashion Week, Nova Friburgo Video, Milan, Italy.

December 2003   ::  Cablevision’s Public Access Channel, New York Movie, Lincoln, Nebraska.

October 2003  ::  Hot Shops Film Festival, New York Movie. Omaha, Nebraska.

August 2002  ::  Visual Prozac: Hot Shops, Group Show, Omaha, Nebraska.

September 2000  ::  Voltage Boutique: Group Exhibit. Collage Work, Kansas City, Missouri.

 

Community Arts Events
September 2016  ::  Lincoln Arts Festival, Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

December 2009-2016  ::  Organizer of Lincoln Holiday Craftacular, Lincoln, Nebraska.

December 2008  ::  Renegade Craft Fair, Juried Show, Chicago, Illinois.

September 2008  ::  Lincoln Arts Festival, Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

July 2008  ::  Renegade Craft Fair, Juried Show, San Francisco, California.

October 2007  ::  Westport Art Festival, Juried Show, Kansas City, Missouri.

September 2007  ::   Lincoln Arts Festival, Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

September 2006  ::  Lincoln Arts Festival, Juried Show, Lincoln, Nebraska.

May 2006  ::  Rough Magic Productions GO!: Multi-media installation, Lincoln, Nebraska.

October 2004  ::  Lincoln Community Playhouse: Solo Exhibit. Lincoln, Nebraska.

Artist Talks
August 2017  :: Omaha Startup Week, Panel Woman Artists and Designers, Omaha, Nebraska.

August 2008  ::  Haydon Art Center, Children’s Book Illustrators, Lincoln, Nebraska.

December 2008  :: Graphic Design Class, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

October 2005  ::  Salem College: Visiting Artist Talk, Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

September 2005  ::  Bemis Underground: Slide Jam artist, Omaha, Nebraska.

February 2005  ::  Sheldon Art Museum, Panel discussion with Anne Lindberg, Lincoln, Nebraska.

Publications
May 2006  ::  MFA Thesis, The Inner Child.