Jonathan Gitelson

Geboren 1975 in Mount Kisco, NY; arbeitet und lebt in Chicago, Illinois.

Ausbildung

2004

MFA, Photography, Columbia College, Chicago

1997

Bachelor of Arts, Literature and Photography (high honors) Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT

Preise / Stipendien

2010

Netherlands-America Foundation Cultural Grant
Magenta Foundation Flash Forward 2010 Award Winner

2007

City of Chicago Community Arts Assistance Program

2006

City of Chicago Arts In Transit Public Art Commission, Chicago, IL
Curator's Choice Award, "Travel and Leisure," James Hotel, Chicago, IL
"Breakout Artist 2006," New City Magazine, Chicago, IL
Honorable Mention, Review Santa Fe Project Competition (Juried by Yossi Milo, Miriam Romais and Anne Wilkes Tucker)

2005

City of Chicago Community Arts Assistance Program
Honorable Mention, DIY Book Festival, Los Angeles, CA
Curator's Choice Award (Robert Rosenblum ): Viridian Artists Inc 16th National Juried Exhibition, Viridian Artists at Chelsea, New York, NY

2004

International Digital Art Award, Melbourne, Australien
Best In Show, Projekt30 online gallery
Chicago Union League Civic & Arts Foundation Grant
Jurors Award, San Diego Art Institute 47th Annual International Exhibition
Puffin Foundation Grant
College Art Association Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Fellowship
Albert P. Weisman Memorial Fellowship, Columbia College Chicago

2003

Albert P. Weisman Memorial Fellowship, Columbia College Chicago

Einzelausstellungen

2009

City of Chicago Arts in Transit, Public Art Comission (permanent installation, Armitage Brown Line Station, Chicago, IL)

2008

Jonathan Gitelson: Artist's Books, Nelson Hancock Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Social Studies, O'Connor Gallery of Art, Dominican University, River Forest, IL

2007

Galerie f5,6, München, Deutschland
Social Studies, O'Connor Gallery of Art, Dominican University, River Forest, IL

2006

Urbanism, Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Photography Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Dream Job, Community College of Southern Nevada, North Las Vegas, NV
The Car Project, Peter Miller Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004

Social Studies, Peter Miller Gallery, Chicago, IL

Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl)

2010

East to Midwest, Pubilc Installation, Galerie Inkijk, Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Program 2, Curated by Charles Dee Mitchell, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX
Computer Pictures: The Contemporary Language of Digital Media, U. of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg VA
Hamburg Fotobuchtage, Kehrer Verlag, Hamburg, Germany
Chicago Alderman Project, Chicago Photography Center, Chicago IL
Chicago Alderman Project, Johalla Projects, Chicago IL
London Art Fair,Mauger Modern Art, London, UK

2009

Lodz Photo Festival, Lodz, Polen
Highlights from the Photography Collection, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
False Proof, Kirkland Arts Center, Seattle, WA
Harvest, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
Photo LA"with DNJ Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2008

Photographs from the Bank of America LaSalle Collection Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
Hijacked, Literaturhaus, Copenhagen, Denmark
Working, DNJ Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Backlight 2008, 8th International Photographic Triennial, Tampere, Finnland
The Mirror Stage, Lantis Foundation, Limassol, Zypern
Hijacked, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, Australien
It's Not Easy, Exit Art, New York, NY
Hic et Nunc (here and now) A Survey of New Guarde Photography, Co Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL
The Affordable Art Fair (Nelson Hancock Gallery), New York, NY [June 12-15, 2008]
Hijacked: Exhibition, Neunplus, Berlin, Germany [May 23 – June 1]
NY Photo Festival, Museum of Contemporary Photography Pavillion, Brooklyn, NY [May 14 – 18]
Foto Freo Photographic Festival, Art Source Exhibition Space, Fremantle, Australia [April 5 - May 4]
Focus Midwest, Midwest Museum of Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN [March 7 – 29]

2007

Focus Midwest, Midwest Museum of Contemporary Art, Carmel, IN
Paris Photo, Paris, France
Hey Hot Shot, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY
Chicagraphy:Jonathan Gitelson, Matt Siber and Brian Ulrich, Galerie f5.6, München, Deutschland
Innmotion Festival, Barcelona, Spanien
Houston Center for Photography Membership Exhibition, Curated by Anne Wilkes Tucker, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX
Concerning Tomorrow, Curated by Jason Lazarus, Atlas Gallery, Chicago, IL
The Artist Project, Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
Photocentric, Curated by Lisa Hostetler, Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN
People, Buildings and Cars: New Chicago Photography, Vermont Center for Photography, Brattleboro, VT
Influenc-za, Allrise Gallery, Chicago, IL

2006

Something to Do With Failure, Curated by Chester Costello, University of Saint Francis,
Joliet, IL
Car Culture, Curated by Nathan Mason, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL
18th Evanston and Vicinity Biennial, Juried by Annette Ferrara and Michael Workman, Evanston Arts
Center, Evanston, IL
New Trends In Chicago Photography, Curated by Greg Stimac and Brian Ulrich, Version Kunsthalle,
Chicago, IL
Travel and Leisure, Curated by Monique Meloche and Andrew Rafacz, James Hotel, Chicago, IL
Unlimited ID, Dazibao Centre de Photographies Actuelles, Montreal, Quebec
Unlimited ID, Neutral Ground, Regina, Saskatchewan

2005

Photocentric, Curated by Joan Rothfuss, Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN
r4WB1t5 micro.Fest, AlterSpace, Chicago, IL
Wish, Center On Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA
Wegway Fourth Annual Juried Exhibition, Fran Hill Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Viridian Artists Inc 16th National Juried Exhibition, Juried by Robert Rosenblum, Viridian Artists at
Chelsea, New York, NY
Nova Young Arts Fair, Chicago, IL
Persona,Peter Miller Gallery, Chicago, IL
Pistil Magazine Release Party, The Hothouse, Chicago, IL
Museum of Contemporary Photography Fundraising Auction, Chicago, IL
Bridge Magazine Fundraising Auction, Zhou Brothers Academy and Kunsthalle, Chicago, IL
Telepathy, Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004

Works on Paper, Providence Art Club, Providence, RI
Bridge Magazine Fundraiser, Gallery 1R, Chicago, IL
Renaissance Society Benefit Fundraising Auction, Chicago, IL
Visual Arts Scholarship Exhibition, Union League Civic & Arts Foundation, Chicago, IL
17th Annual Evanston + Vicinity Biennial, Juried by Monique Meloche & Dominic Molon, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL
FACT/FICTION, Juried by Dawoud Bey, Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
47th Annual International Exhibition, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA
MFA thesis exhibition, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL
Albert P. Weisman Scholarship Exhibition, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

2003

Albert P. Weisman Scholarship Exhibition, Hokin Gallery, Chicago, IL
Bridge Magazine Fundraiser, Gallery 1R, Chicago, IL
Snake Pit, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
Graffiti, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL
Art Chicago "Chicago Area Billboard Project, Chicago, IL
Cubicle Uncle Freddy's Gallery, Hammond, IN
Fractured Lines, Curated by Sabrina Raaf, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL

Sammlungen

Allen Library, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, München, Deutschland
Chattanooga African-American Museum, Chattanooga, TN
Columbia College Chicago Special Collections, Chicago, IL
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago, IL
LaSalle Bank, Chicago, IL
Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, MA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
Rhode Island School of Design Library, Providence, RI
UCLA Arts Library Special Collections, Los Angeles, CA
University of Alberta Special Collections, Alberta, Canada
Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Yale University Special Collections Library, New Haven, CT

Publikationen

2011

"Exploring Color Photography: From Film to Pixels, Fifth Edition," Magenta Foundation Flash Forward 2010 Award Winners, Edited by Robert Hirsch, Elsevier's Focal
Press

2010

Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Catalogue, Toronto, Canada

2009

"Exit Magazine," Madrid, Spain

2008

Neon Magazine, Hamburg, Germany [November Issue]
"Hijacked Foto Book," by Mark McPherson, T&G Publishing, Sydney Australia [2008]

2007

A Field Guide to The North American Family, by Garth Risk Hallberg, Mark Batty Publishers
Light and Lens: Photography in the Digital Age, Edited by Robert Hirsch, Elsevier's Focal Press
Camera Austria, Essay by Karen Irvine, Graz, Österreich
Intersection Magazine, London, UK

2006

Musicians at Work Forum, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs
Three Walls Artist's Files, (http://three-walls.org/artist_files.php),
Dazibou Centre de Photographies Actuelles
(http://www.dazibao-photo.org/gitelson/index.html)
Silver Eye Member's Gallery On-Line, Juried by Leslie A. Martin,
(http://silvereye.org/MGOsetB/MembersGallery.html)

2005

Bridge Magazine, issue 14

2004

Projekt 30 (http://www.projekt30.com)
Triangulate Magazine
Splotch Magazine (http://www.splotches.org)
Ten by Ten Magazine
Potash Hill Newsletter
Work Magazine
Buffalo Magazine
Silver Eye Center for Photography Members' Gallery (Vol. 1, June-Aug 2004)
Social Studies, self-published anthology of 5 artists books, edition of 500

2003

Bridge Magazine online (www.bridgemagazine.org)

2000

The Photo Review, juried by William Wegman

Bibliographie (Auswahl)

WBEZ Chicago Public Radio, "Hello Beautiful," June 20, 2008
New City, "To El and Back," by Andy Seifert, June 17, 2008
Bruiser Review, "Interview With Jonathan Gitelson," by Simon Smith, January 2008
Camera Austria, "Forum," by Karen Irvine, March 2007
Intersection Magazine, "Stuck On You," by Avis Cardella, Winter 2007
New City, "Breakout Artists 2006," by Michael Workman, April 27, 2006
Chicago Reader, "Keepin' It Random," by Fred Camper, April 14, 2006
UR Chicago, "Photographs, The Car Project," by Suzanne Wu, April 13, 2006
Chicago Tribune, "Artist Turns Pet Peeve into Clever Act of Defiance," by Alan G. Artner, March 31, 2006
New City, "Eye Exam" by Michael Workman, March 21, 2006
New City, "Tip of the Week," by Michael Weinstein, March 21, 2006
New City, "Breakout Artists 2006," Upcoming
Chicago Reader, "Keepin' It Random," by Fred Camper, April 14, 2006
UR Chicago, "Photographs, The Car Project," by Suzanne Wu, April 13, 2006
Chicago Tribune, "Artist Turns Pet Peeve into Clever Act of Defiance," by Alan G. Artner, March 31, 2006
New City, "Eye Exam" by Michael Workman, March 21, 2006
New City, "Tip of the Week," by Michael Weinstein, March 21, 2006
Gapers Block, "Fight Flyers with Fire," by Andrew Huff, August 29, 2005
The Chicago Reader, "The Litter Sweater," by Susannah J. Felts, August 26, 2005
Ten By Ten Magazine, "Survey Art," by Jason Lazarus, January, 2005
Chicago Sun-Times, "Gallery Glance," by Margaret Hawkins, Oct 1, 2004
Art Letter, by Paul Klein, Sept 18, 2004
New City, "Tip of the Week," by Michael Weinstein, Sept 16, 2004, p.16
Panel House, "Two Comparative Reviews & Some Talk of Conceptualism," by Eric Wenzel, Sept, 2004
Umbrella Magazine, August, 2004, p. 67
Evanston Review, "The Vicinity of Creativity," by Robert Loerzel, June 10, 2004, Section B, p. 4
New Haven Register, "Enigmatic Imagery," June 10, 2004
Chicago Social, "The Buzz: Art," by Virginia Gerst, June 2004
College Art Association News, September 2003
Chicago Reader, "Art People: Billboards Against Buying," May 9, 2003, Section 1, p. 34

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