CV

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EDUCATION

2004    MFA, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1998    BAD, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Charleston Heights Gallery, Las Vegas, NV (forthcoming)

Forgotten Narratives, Robert T. Wright Gallery of Art, College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL

2016

Based on a True Story, William King Museum, Abingdon, VA

For What It’s Worth, Cary Arts Center, Cary, NC

2015

Past Perfect, Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth Beach, DE

Past Perfect, Jasper Arts Center, Jasper, IN

2012

Past, Present, and Accounted For, Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC

2011

Jeana Eve Klein, Ameristar Gallery, Foundry Arts Centre, St. Charles, MO

2009

In With The New, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC

Jeana Eve Klein, Dayton Visual Arts Center, Dayton, OH

2008

Remainders & Reminders, Reese Museum, East Tennessee State, Johnson City, TN

Handed Down, Foyer Gallery, Bull City Arts Collaborative, Durham, NC

2007

Artifact and Fiction, Northcutt-Steele Gallery, Montana State University, Billings, MT

Group Exhibitions

2018

James May Gallery, Algoma, WI (forthcoming)

2017

Fugitive Fibers, University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, NM (forthcoming)

2016

Winter Show, Greenhill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

Residency, Form & Concept, Santa Fe, NM

Shock and Neglect, Marygrove College Art Gallery, Detroit, MI (two-person)

2015

Accretion, Common Grounds Gallery, VisArts, Rockville, MD (two-person)

A Dyeing Art: Contemporary Textiles and Fibers, Spartanburg Art Museum, Spartanburg, SC

Point/ Counterpoint: NC Arts Council Fellowship Recipients, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC

Millhands/ Handmade, Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, Blowing Rock, NC

Her Story, The Gallery, Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts, Olympia, WA

Common Threads, San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, San Jose, CA

2014

Craft Forms 2014, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

Fine Contemporary Craft of the Southeastern US, Artspace, Raleigh, NC

Connecting Threads, Edna Carlsten Gallery, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI

From Lausanne to Beijing: 8th International Fiber Art Biennale, Fiber Art Institute, Academy of Arts & Design, Beijing, China

Digital Technology/ Traditional Techniques, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2013

From These Hills: Contemporary Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands, William King Museum, Abingdon, VA

New Perspectives of the Unordinary, Suntrust Gallery, Durham, NC

Breaking Ground: Innovative Craft, Handmade in America, Asheville, NC

2012

RE+Constructed, Museum of Fine Arts, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC

2011

Delicate Impressions, Gaddis Geeslin Gallery, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX

Extraordinary Things, Art Institute of Atlanta—Decatur, Decatur, GA

2010

No New Tale to Tell: Contemporary Narrative Art, Claypool-Young Gallery, Moorehead State University, Moorhead, KY

Rundown, City Gallery, North Charleston, SC (two-person)

New Threads, Caldwell Arts Council Gallery, Lenoir, NC

Short Stories, Hardee Center for the Arts, North Florida Community College, Madison, FL (two-person)

In Stitches, Gallery One, Ellensburg, WA (two-person)

2009

Spotlight 2009, Don Russell Clayton Gallery, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA

Winter Show, Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

Group Show, Hypotenuse Gallery, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH

Seen Anew: Art From Everyday Objects, Washington Art Association, Washington, CT

Conversations, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

Surface Matters, Belger Arts Center, Kansas City, MO

2008

I-4 Corridor: Stretching Threads Across Florida, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL

The Matter at Hand, Memphis College of Art Gallery, Memphis, TN

Put Together, Gallery 621, Tallahassee, FL

2007

Winter Show, Greenhill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

The Big Picture, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

Altered Objects, Robert A. Peck Gallery, Centeral Wyoming College, Riverton, WY

Spotlight 2007, Sandra Blain Gallery, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

Make It New, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC

Sum of the Parts, H & R Block Artspace, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2006

February Exhibition, Glance Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina

Summer Exhibition, Glance Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina

Women Artists of Western NC, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, NC

Spotlight 2006, Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, Louisville, KY

Cutting Edge, East End Applied Arts, Aurora, CO

Fine Contemporary Crafts, Artspace, Raleigh, NC

Craftforms 2006, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

SELECTED GRANTS, AWARDS & HONORS

2015

Award of Excellence, Form, not Function: Quilt Art at Carnegie, Carnegie Center for Art & History, New Albany, IN

Juror’s Award, Materials: Hard and Soft, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX

2014

Craft Artist Fellowship, North Carolina Arts Council

Best in Show, Fine Contemporary Crafts of the Southeastern US, Artspace, Raleigh, NC

Founder’s Award, Artist as Quiltmaker XVI, The Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, Oberlin, OH

Award of Excellence, Form, not Function: Quilt Art at Carnegie, Carnegie Center for Art & History, New Albany, IN

Best in Show, Digital Technology/ Traditional Techniques, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2011

University Research Council Grant, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

2008

University Research Council Grant, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

Foundation Fellows Grant, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

2007

Charles Counts Award, Spotlight 2007 (American Craft Council/ Southeast), Sandra J. Blain Gallery, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2006

Regional Artist Project Grant, Regional Artist Project of Northwest North Carolina; Ashe, Avery, Watauga and Wilkes County Arts Councils, NC

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2016

Lunch Ticket. “Past Perfect.” 29 February 2016. Web.

2015

Clary, Brian. “Get to Know the Citizens.” Triad City Beat. 9 December 2015. Web.

Johnson, Paddy and Anthony Farley. “We Went to North Carolina: The Weirdest Contemporary Art Museum in the South.” ArtFCity, 28 October 2015. Web.

2014

Northcote, Megan. “Breaking Boundaries: Contemporary Appalachian Art.” Appalachian Voices. 19 December 2014

2013

Greenberg, Blue. “Bold Statements at DAG and Golden Belt.” The Herald-Sun, Durham, NC, 26 July 2013

Guinan, Stephanie. “In the Gray Area between Tradition and Innovation.” Mountain Xpress, Asheville, NC, 16 April 2013

2012

Auffhammer, Tyler. “Fine Arts Museum Unveils Exciting Summer Lineup.” Western Carolinian, Cullowhee, NC, 25 June 2012

2011

Jackson, Matthew. “’Women’s Work’ Becomes Abstract Art.” Itemonline.com. The Huntsville Item, Huntsville, TX, 2 September 2011

2010

Exposure. Surface Design Spring 2010: 63

2009

Lang, Chelsea. “Quilts take viewers into the past.” Dailytarheel.com. Daily Tar Heel, Chapel Hill, NC, 16 July 2009

Moore, Alystia. “Preservation Society Displays Quilts.” Wchl1360.com. 1360 WCHL, Chapel Hill, NC, 16 July 2009

Dillon, Pamela. “Tasty visual treats abound at DVAC.” Daytondailynews.com. Dayton Daily News, 8 Mar. 2009

2008

Now. Now & Then: The Appalachian Magazine, Center for Appalachian Studies and Services, East Tennessee State University, Fall/Winter 2008: inside cover

“ETSU’s Reece Museum to Display Fiber Art by Jeana Eve Klein.” Artsmagazine.info. A! Magazine for the Arts, Johnson City, TN, Oct. 2008

Alfonso, Allison. “Quilts tell stories at Carroll Reece.” Gotricities.com. Go Tri-Cities, TN, Oct. 2008

Knowles, Carole. “In Touch: Two Memphis Shows Get Physical.” Memphisflyer.com. Memphis Flyer, 20 Mar. 2008

Exposure. Surface Design Winter 2008: 60

2007

Make It New exhibition catalog, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC: 2007

2006

Beadle, Michael. “Nice threads: WCU Fine Arts Museum exhibit features fiber art instructors and professors from throughout the Southeast.” Smokymountainnews.com. Smoky Mountain News, Western North Carolina, 6 Dec. 2006

Gallery Issue. Surface Design September 2006: 49

Bostic, Connie. “In Review: Crossing Boundaries/ Maintaining Traditions: Teaching Artists of the Southeast.” Surface Design Summer 2006: 54-55

Exposure. Surface Design Spring 2006: 60

Portfolio, “Jeana Eve Klein.” American Craft Apr/May 2006: 57

TEACHING

2007 to Present

Associate Professor (promoted Fall 2013), Art Department, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

2016

Instructor, Putting the Pieces Together, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2012

Instructor, Rebel Quilter, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2008

Instructor, Trash to Treasure, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2007

Instructor, Layered Processes/ Layered Meanings, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC

LECTURES & WORKSHOPS

2016

Lecture, Textile Study Group, Asheville, NC

Lecture, Textile Society of America, Savannah, GA

2015

Workshop and Lecture, College of Design, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

2014

Pecha Kucha Talk, Greenhill: A Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

Pecha Kucha Talk, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

2012

Visiting Artist Lecture, College of Design, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

2009

Gallery Talk, Dayton Visual Art Center, Dayton, OH

Tailored to Fit: The Role of Fibers in the Art Department at Appalachian State University, “Past and Future Textiles in Academia” panel, College Art Association Conference, Los Angeles, CA

2008

Gallery Talk and Visiting Artist, Reece Museum and Art Department, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN