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Michon Weeks
updated: 03/06/2012
website: michonweeks.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
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Do Not Be Afriad
Concerning Retaliation
Do Not Worry
Love for Enemies
Judge Not
Feeding of the 5000
Jonah
Ezekial's Vision
Stingray, Traveler, Sequoia, Cream
It Isn't Far to Cottonwood
County Road 67
Hotel Marshall
Quonset
Bug Hut
Minneota Elevator
 
Portfolio Keywords:  pattern, abstract, obsessive, repetition, geometric, architecture, diagrammatic, science, spiritual, systems
 
 
Do Not Be Afriad by Michon Weeks
Do Not Be Afriad
Ink on paper
2012
8.5" x  8.5" 
Concerning Retaliation by Michon Weeks
Concerning Retaliation
Ink on Paper
2012
8.5" x  8.5" 
Do Not Worry by Michon Weeks
Do Not Worry
Ink on Paper
2012
8.5" x  8.5" 
Love for Enemies by Michon Weeks
Love for Enemies
Ink on Paper
2012
8.5" x  8.5" 
Judge Not by Michon Weeks
Judge Not
Ink on Paper
2012
8.5" x  8.5" 
Feeding of the 5000 by Michon Weeks
Feeding of the 5000
Ink on paper
10-6-2011
23 " x  29 " 
Jonah by Michon Weeks
Jonah
Ink on Paper
1-3-2011
23" x  29" 
Ezekial's Vision by Michon Weeks
Ezekial's Vision
Ink on Paper
12-21-11
23" x  29" 
Stingray, Traveler, Sequoia, Cream by Michon Weeks
Stingray, Traveler, Sequoia, Cream
Ink on Paper
3-31-2011
20" x  30" 
It Isn't Far to Cottonwood by Michon Weeks
It Isn't Far to Cottonwood
Ink on Paper
12-22-10
12" x  12" 
County Road 67 by Michon Weeks
County Road 67
Ink on Paper
6-24-10
12" x  12" 
Hotel Marshall by Michon Weeks
Hotel Marshall
Ink on Paper
10-27-10
14" x  11" 
Quonset by Michon Weeks
Quonset
Ink on Paper
6-7-2011
12" x  12" 
Bug Hut by Michon Weeks
Bug Hut
Ink on Paper
2011
12" x  12" 
Minneota Elevator by Michon Weeks
Minneota Elevator
Ink on Paper
2011
14" x  11" 

Artist Statement
I am working with a system in which ordinary objects are transformed by drawing them in isometric perspective on a wavy grid.

Artist Bio / CV


Selected Solo Exhibitions
Marshall Area Fine Arts Council Gallery, Marshall, MN, 2010
Whipple Gallery, Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN, 2008
Shoebox Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, 2008
Minnesota West Fine Arts Gallery, Worthington, MN, 2004
Waterloo Museum of Art, Waterloo, IA, 2000
Whipple Gallery, Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN, 1999
Thomas Barry Fine Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 1998

Selected Group Exhibitions

Community Supported Art Program, mnartists.org and Springboard for the Arts,
    Minneapolis, MN 2010
801 Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, 2010
Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI, 2009
    Hudson Hospital Healing Arts Program
Cargill Hall, Minneapolis Central Library, 2009
    ARTmn: The Precious Object
Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND, 2009
    Art on the Plains X
Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND, 2006
     Art on the Plains VIII
Minnesota Museum of American Art, St. Paul, MN, 2005
    Abstract Painting in Minnesota: From 1930 to the Present
Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN, 2004
    Abstract Painting in Minnesota: From 1930 to the Present
State Arts Board Gallery, St. Paul, MN, 1998
    Fellowship Recipients

Recent Awards/Grants
Forecast/SMAHC Public Art Planning Grant, St. Paul, MN 2010
Career Grant, Southwest Minnesota Arts and Humanities Council, 2009
Career Grant, Southwest Minnesota Arts and Humanities Council, 2006
Career Grant, Southwest Minnesota Arts and Humanities Council, 2002

Artist Talks/Panel Discussions

By Hand: Craftsmanship, Labor, and the Handmade (four artist panel), 2009
    ARTmn Series, mnartists.org
Pohlad Hall, Minneapolis Central Library, Minneapolis, MN

College Teaching
Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN
    Adjunct Instructor, 1993-Present
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    Teaching Assistant, 1986-1989

Education
M.F.A. Painting and Drawing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
B.A., Art and Design, Iowa State University, Ames, IA