Jacob W. M. Yeates

2511 1st Ave S. #2 | Minneapolis, MN 55404 | (612) 644-3295 | jwmyeates@gmail.com

Education

2017     MFA in Visual Studies, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2013     BFA, Drawing/Minor, English, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2012     Fall Session Art Courses, Studio Arts Centers International, Florence, Italy

Teaching Experience

2018     Adjunct Faculty, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Introduction to Illustration), Fall 2018

2018     Adjunct Faculty, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Editorial Illustration), Fall 2018

2017     Adjunct Faculty, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Introduction to Illustration), Fall 2017

2017     Teaching Assistant, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Senior Project: Drawing and Painting [Andy DuCett]), Spring 2017

2016     Instructor, Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Drawing for Illustration), Fall 2016

2016     Teaching Assistant, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Intro to Illustration [Tom Garrett]), Fall 2016

2016     Teaching Assistant, Minneapolis Community and Technical College, Minneapolis, MN (Course Taught: Drawing for Illustration, [Ryan Peltier]), Spring 2016

Professional Experience

2015–2017 Academic/Exhibition Services Staff, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN (Assistance in gallery maintenance, prep and installation)

2013–2015 Illustrator, Little Village Magazine, Iowa City, IA (Frequent freelance work)

Awards/Grants/Fellowships

2018     MPD150 Making It Real: Our History With Police and Our Future Without Them Exhibition Grant

2015     MCAD MFA Trustees Scholarship, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis

Exhibitions

2018 MPD150 Making It Real: Our History With Police And Our Future Without Them Exhibition, New Rules, Minneapolis, MN
2018    MCAD Faculty Biennial, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN
2018    Manual Transmission|Fourth Gear: The Trade Show, Red Garage Studio, Minneapolis, MN
2017     The DegeneraTe Show, Red Garage Studio, Minneapolis, MN
2017     Sight and Sound: Illozine, Solid State, Minneapolis, MN
2017     Art-A-Whirl: 70 Artists of A-Mill Artist Lofts, A-Mill Artist Lofts, Minneapolis, MN 2017 MFA Thesis Exhibition, MCAD Graduate Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2017     Trump: Backward/Forward, MCAD Gallery 148, Minneapolis, MN
2017     SILA Illustration West 55, The Society of Illustrators LA Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 2016 410 Bike Project, The 410 Project Gallery, Mankato, MN
2016     CO.NFLUENCE, Regis Center for Art, Minneapolis, MN
2016     Apoptosis, MCAD Graduate Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2016     MCAD Open Studio Night, MCAD Graduate Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2015     The Meeting Waters, Whittier Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2014     Small Works Show, The Chait Galleries Downtown, Iowa City, IA
2014     Art Attack, Chariton Chamber of Commerce, Chariton, IA
2014     Art for Access, Public Space One, Iowa City, IA
2013     Solo Exhibition, And We’ll Keep Swimming: BFA Thesis Show, Art Building West University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2013     Art Attack, Chariton Vision Center, Chariton, IA
2013     Lucas County Arts Festival, Freight House, Chariton, IA
2012     SACI Student Exhibition, Art Institute Florence, Studio Arts Centers International, Florence, Italy

Collaborative Projects

2017     Trump: Backward/Forward Panel Discussion, MCAD Gallery 148, Minneapolis, MN (collaboration with Zoe Cinel, Jonathan Herrara, Essma Imady, Shun Li, Samantha Russell, Damon Stanek, and Piotr Solzhenitsyn)

2016     410 Project Bike, The 410 Project Gallery, Mankato, MN (collaboration with Dana Sikkila and True Façade Pictures)

2016     HalfwayHaus with Preston Drum, Thomas Contemporary, Saint Paul, MN (collaboration with Preston Drum)

2014     Earthwords: Undergraduate Literary Review Issue 34 Book Drop and Reading, Prairie Lights Bookstore, Iowa City, IA (collaboration with Earthwords: Undergraduate Literary Review)

2013     Fair Re-Tales, Iowa City, IA (collaboration with Sabrina Leung of Monsoon: United Asian Women of Iowa; Rebekah Frumkin of Iowa Youth Writing Project; Iowa Public Library)

Publications

2018     Creative Quarterly No. 49/50 [Online Gallery], (Summer 2018). www.cqjournal.com
2018     The Matador Review No. 8, (Spring 2018). www.matadorreview.com
2018     Paper Darts: March 21, 2018. www.paperdarts.org
2017     IH8 WAR: Artists and Designers Against War...or whatever they call it Archive. http://www.ih8war.com/gallery
2017     3x3 Illustration Directory 2017, 2017.
2017     Illozine No. 19: “Into the Unknown,” (Spring 2017).
2016     Illozine No. 18: “Big Bad,” (Fall 2016).
2016     Illozine No. 17: “Games,” (Summer 2016).
2016     Creative Quarterly No. 42/43, (Summer 2016): 79.
2014     Earthwords: Undergraduate Literary Review 34, (Spring 2014): 45, 47 2013-2015 Little Village, Vol. 15, Issue 143, 2013 to Vol. 19, Issue 188, 2015.

Collections

Iowa State University Museums, Ames, IA

Technical Skills

Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop/InDesign/Illustrator | Oil Paint/Oil-Based Media | Screenprint/Intaglio/Lithography | Artwork Installation/Gallery Preparation