Contact

jimhittinger@gmail.com

Education

2015   MFA, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2012   BFA, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017   Graveyard Shift, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2016   That's Where They Paint the Houses: New Work by Jim Hittinger, Island Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Skulls Skulls Skulls, Eight of Swords, Brooklyn, NY
Disquiet, Altered Esthetics, Minneapolis, MN
2nd Annual Art Salon Fundraiser, Hair and Nails Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
The Degenerate Show, Red Garage Studio, Minneapolis, MN
Natural Art Enhancement, Hatch Art, Hamtramck, MI
Rosalux 15th Anniversary Exhibition, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Group Exhibition, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Yeah Maybe #12, Yeah Maybe, Minneapolis, MN
Ocotillo, Stella Elkins Gallery, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

2016
SooVAC Holiday Shop, Soo Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN
Manual Transmission 3, Red Garage Studio, Minneapolis, MN
Art Salon Fundraiser, Porch Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2015
A Friendly Gathering, Island Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Open Door Eleven, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (Juror: Mia Lopez, Assistant Curator, DePaul Art Museum, DePaul University, Chicago, IL)
Stool Sample, Midnight Brigade, Minneapolis, MN
(MFA Thesis Exhibition) Underlined Action, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

2014
Collective Visions, Ellen Kayrod Gallery, Detroit, MI
Blinking Fresh, Quarter Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Untitled Exhibition, Gallery Hangman, Minneapolis, MN

2013
The Chosen, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI
Laundry Fresh, Quarter Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Actual Size Biennial, Whitdel Arts, Detroit, MI

2012
Minty Fresh, Quarter Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Tetrachromatic Realities, Whitdel Arts, Detroit, MI
Biannual All-Media Exhibition, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI
WSU Undergraduate Exhibition, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Awards and Fellowships

2015   Finalist, Jerome Foundation Emerging Artist Fellowship, Minneapolis, MN
2015   Metropolitan Picture Framing MFA Framing Award, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2014   Josephine Lutz-Rollins Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2013   MFA Travel Funding, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2012   Undergraduate Research Grant, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
2011   Sylvia Marciniak Scholarship in Painting, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
2011   Art Activities Award, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

Commissions and Special Projects

2014   Mural Installation, Chrysler House, Detroit , MI
Site-specific mural commissioned by Detroit-based design firm dPop, permanently installed at their headquarters in the Chrysler House building in downtown Detroit.
2013   Album Artwork, Licking Teeth by Yellow Hyperballs, Always Human Tapes, Minneapolis, MN
2012   Meta-Matter, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
Collaborative project with artist Will Lakey. This was the culminating project for the first-year graduate seminar taught by Susy Bielak at the University of Minnesota.

Collections

Coffman Memorial Union, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Michigan House of Representatives, Lansing, MI

Teaching Experience

2017-Present   Adjunct Instructor, Drawing and Painting, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2014-15   Graduate Instructor, (Instructor of Record), Introduction to Drawing, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2013   Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Contemporary Art and Theory, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2013   Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Painting, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.
2012-13   Teaching Assistant (Gradebook Responsibility), Concepts in Visual Art, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

Artist Talks

2017   Gallery talk for Graveyard Shift, Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
2016   Visiting Artist, Arts 1101: Introduction to Drawing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2013   Undergraduate Research Conference, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
2010   Artist Panel Discussion, DAM Scholarship Exhibition, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI

Gallery Affiliation

Rosalux Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

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