CV

Education
Mills College, Oakland // MFA Book Arts & Creative Writing
University of California, Santa Cruz // BA Language Art

Collections
Joan Flasch Collection at SAIC in Chicago, IL
The One Archives Foundation at USC in Los Angeles, CA
Abecedarian Gallery in Denver, CO

Recent Publications & Press
“An L.A. Artist Created a 600 Square Foot Gay Pride Flag” // L.A. Weekly // June 2016
“Bearing the Untold: Why We Need to Hear Stories of Sexual Assault” // Ms. Magazine // May 2016
“Getting Your Gear Off and Vaginal Knitting: The Purpose of Performance Art” // Addicted Gallery // April 2016
“Mirabelle Jones’ JARRING III Book Collection Redefines Sexual Assault Awareness” // Bustle // February 2016
“‘To Skin a Catcaller’ Installation Shows Street Harassment’s Insidious Effects” // Bustle // December 2015
“What It’s Like to Endure Hours of Catcalling” // ATTN // December 2015
“This Artist Endured 8 Hours of Catcalling to Fight Street Harassment” // Refinery29 // December 2015
“Artist Endures 8 Hours of Catcalling to Prove an Important Point” // Huffington Post // December 2015
“This Artist was Catcalled for 8 Hours to Illustrate the Dangers of Street Harassment” // Mic // December 2015
Stop Global Street Harassment by Holly Kearl // Print // Copyright 2015
What to Do in a Domestic Violence Situation // Ms. Magazine // October 2015
10 Must Read Art Essays // ArtNet // March 2015
Indecent Intentions // Pelican Bomb // March 2015
Stitch Fetish Review // Beautiful Bizarre Magazine // February 2015
Playing Dead // Blazenfluff // January 2015
The Woman in the Glass Case in the Window // Ms. Magazine // November 2014
Comfort & Civilization Review // Laughing Squid // November 2014
Comfort & Civilization @ ATA Gallery // Rogue Rave // November 2014
Boat People // Recit Publications, France // November 2014
Mirabelle Jones // We Choose Art . com // October 2014
Kindness Is Love Made Visible // Huffington Post // May 2014
Street Harassment is Not A Compliment in Germ Magazine
Interview with Mirabelle Jones // Feminist Magazine // February 2014
Mirabelle Jones & JARRING III // Bookbinding Now // February 2014
Mirabelle Jones and the Artists’ Book as Activism // Women’s Studio Workshop // January 2014

Select Group Exhibitions
20 / 20 Vision // San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco // 07/30/16 – 10/16/16
Rainbow Shift 2.0 // Montalban Gallery // 06/16
Center for Performance Research, New York // Beaver the Exhibition // 04/16
PACE University Gallery, New York // Artivisim // 04/16
Spacedust LA // 100 // 09/15
Heart of Art Gallery, LA // SHEzilla // 09/15
The Hive Gallery, LA // Artists’ Books of Mirabelle Jones // 03/06 – 04/06
1230 S Flower St Gallery, LA // Group Show // 03/21
Los Angeles Center for Digital Art // Snap to Grid Group Show // December 2014
Get Art: Project Angel Food LA // Woman for Sale No. 2 // Group Show // October 2014
The Hive Gallery, LA // Woman for Sale // Group Show // September 2014
The Hive Gallery, LA // Something There is That Doesn’t Love A Wall // Group Show // August 2013
The Cube Gallery, LA // Hole and Corner // September 2013
Western New York Book Arts Center, NY // Members Exhibition // To Wave // May – July 2013
Abecedarian Gallery, Denver // Photo Book Works // SF / Berlin // February 2013
SWARM Gallery, Oakland // Book Reads You // Feb. – March 2013
The Foundry, Berkeley // Yuppies vs. Sharks // February 2013
KALA Arts Institute Gallery, Berkeley // Artist’s Annual Exhibition // San Francisco / Berlin // December 2012
Dore Gallery, San Francisco // Codame Art & Tech. Festival // Total Destruction of the Optic Nerve // October 2012
Columbia University, Chicago // Immesh / Maquette // Steel Box w. Rob Borges // September 2012
Abecedarian Gallery, Denver // Transparent, Opaque // SF / Berlin // June 2012

Residencies
Codame Labs // San Francisco, CA // June 2016 – Present
Hive Gallery // Los Angeles, CA // October 2014 – October 2015
Women’s Studio Workshop // Kingston, NY // Fall 2013
The Foundry Nights // Berkeley, CA // January – March 2013
KALA Arts Institute & Gallery // Berkeley, CA // August 2012 – December 2012
ABCO Artspace // Oakland, CA // November 2010 – November 2011

Awards & Grants
The Pollination Project // Seed Grant // February 2014
College Book Arts Association // Studio Assistance Grant // October 2013

Affiliations
International Printing Museum // Docent // 2014 – Present
East LA Women’s Center // California Certified Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Advocate // 2014 – Present
Hollaback! LA // Community Arts Organizer // 2014 – Present
The Book Art Blog // Founder & Editor-in-Chief // 2011 – Present

Select Performances & Installations
Violence and Visibility // Montalban Gallery, LA // June 2016
What It’s Like to Be a 3rd Wave Performance Artist // Basic Flowers Gallery, LA // April 2016
BEAVER the Exhibition // Center for Performance Research // New York, NY // April 2016
To Skin a Catcaller // ATA Gallery, San Francisco // November 2015
Push / Pull / Suspend // Adobe Books Gallery // October 2015
NEST // Perform Chinatown Los Angeles // August 2015
The Wedding // Zorthian Ranch // August 2015
Undone By Each Other // East Jesus // March 2015
Shared Breath // The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, February 2015
Comfort & Civilization // ATA Gallery, San Francisco, November 2014
Judgements // Crow & Quill, Asheville NC, August 2014
Digital Ascension II // Koz Collective, Brooklyn // October 2013
Undead Business Lunch // San Francisco // November 2012
I Am Not A Cat // San Francisco Center for the Book // September 2012
IKEA Slumber Party // IKEA, Emeryville // July 2012
Deux Ex Machina // Exit Theatre, San Francisco // May 2012
What Is Real? // Occupy Oakland // January 2012
What It’s Like To Be A Woman // King Kong Club, Berlin // June 2011
Maybe It’s Maybelline // F3 at Cotton Mill Studios, Oakland // February 2011
Miss U-Bahn // Spreewaldplatz, Berlin // August 2010

Lectures / Talks
Open Show LA // Featured Artist // June 2016
Mills College // Visiting Artist // April 2016
Maryland Institute College of the Arts // Visiting Artist // April 2016
School of the Art Institute Chicago // Visiting Artist // April 2016
Queer Youth Foundation Eastside Queer Storytelling // Featured Writer // September 2015
BIL 2015 Los Angeles // Main Stage Speaker // March 2015
Mindshare Los Angeles // Guest Speaker // February 2014
Academy of Art // Visiting Lecturer Intro to Book Arts // April 2012
CBAA 2012 // New Student Work // January 2012

Curatorial Experience
BIL Conference // Raw Materials // March 2013
Mills College, Oakland // The Angel Leaves The House // May 2012
Mills College, Oakland // Nexus Press Retrospective // May 2011

Internships
Journal of Artist’s Books // JAB 32 Printing Internship Offset Heidelberg GTO // Summer 2012

Contact: Mirabellejones (at) Gmail (dot) com