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

Collections
Center on Contemporary Art in Seattle, WA
Bancroft Library at UC Berkeley
University of Northern Texas Special Collections Library
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Special Collections
Syracuse University Special 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
“Syracuse News: Syracuse presents Mirabelle Jones as Keynote Speaker” // April 2017
“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
Art Against Assault // Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island // April 2017
High Priestess // LA Art Share, Los Angeles // April 2017
Hear Our Voice // Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle // February 2017
Make / Shift // Craft Alliance Center of Art and Design, St. Louis // February 2017
Hidden Agenda // Trocadero Gallery, Melbourne (AUS) // February 2017
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
Nude Descending Sidewalk // Trocadero Gallery, Melbourne (AUS) // February 2017
109 Seconds // ATA Gallery, San Francisco // November 2016
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
Rhode Island School of Design // Guest Speaker // April 2017
Syracuse University // Keynote Speaker // April 2017
Maryland College Institute of the Art // Visiting Artist // April 2017
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