Jason Tannen
Office: 530-898-5864
jtannen@csuchico.edu

 

Current
Curator, University Art Gallery and Lecturer, Department of Art and Art History, California State University, Chico

Education
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, Master of Fine Arts, photography 1973-75
Institute of Design, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, graduate study in cinema and design 1972-73
Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Fine Arts, photography and design 1970-72

Grants and Fellowships
The Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Media Arts Fellowship, 1991
Hallwalls/National Endowment for the Arts Interdisciplinary Project Grant, 1989
Arts Midwest Regional Fellowship, 1987
Regional Emmy Award, National Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1987
Center for New Television Video Production Fellowship, 1987
The Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Photography Fellowship, 1987
The Ohio Arts Council New Works Grant, 1986

Collections
Alternative Museum, New York, New York
Bay Area Video Coalition (BAVC) Media Archive, San Francisco, California
Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois; graduate portfolio
Cincinnati Bell Information Systems, Inc. Corporate Collection, Cincinnati, Ohio
Ira Latour Visual Resource Center, California State University Chico, Chico, California
Museum of Modern Art, New York; New Media Collection
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution,
    National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship Archive, Washington, D.C.
Real Art Ways, Hartford, Connecticut
Scripps Howard Broadcasting Company, Cincinnati, Ohio

Selected Solo Exhibitions
California State University Chico, 2000
University YWCA, University of California, Berkeley, 1994
Installation Gallery, San Diego, California, 1992
Los Angeles Center for Photographic Studies, Los Angeles, 1992
C.A.G.E., Cincinnati, Ohio, 1991
SPACES, Cleveland, Ohio, 1990

Selected Group Exhibitions
VIPER 2000, International Festival for Film, Video and New Media, Basel Switzerland, 2000
San Francisco Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California, 2000
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California, 2000
1078 Gallery, Chico, California, 1998
Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, California, 1997
Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, California, 1993
San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, California, 1990
Artcite Center for the Contemporary Arts, Windsor, Ontario, 1989
"On Camera," Independent film and video broadcast series, QEX/TV16, Pittsburgh,
Pennsylvania, 1989
Jan van Eyck Akademie, the Netherlands, 1988
Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, Georgia, 1988
"T.V. C.A.G.E.," Cincinnati, Ohio, broadcast television project, 1987
The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1987
SPACES, Cleveland, Ohio, 1986
The Alternative Museum, New York, New York, 1986
Randolph Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1985
The Photographic Archives, Louisville, Kentucky, 1983
Southern Arts Federation traveling exhibition: FL, GA, KY, LA, 1980 - 82
Polish and American Photography Exchange, 1980
California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, California, 1980

Course Information and Syllabi
ART 205 Gallery Production Syllabus

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