38 Williams Street, Detroit, MI 48341 JeffSchof@yahoo.com

 

Public Art

2018   “Copper Trees", Art on Campus Initiative, Kellogg Community College, Battle Creek, MI

2016   “Raw Earth”, Geography Department, Dubai English Speaking College, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

Solo Exhibitions

2019 “Beach Toys”, Artist in Residence Exhibition, The Peanut Factory, Edenton, NC

2016   “Upcycling into Abstraction”, United States Embassy, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  “Raw Earth”, Artist in Residence Exhibition, thejamjar, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  

Duo Exhibitions

2019 “4 Degrees or More”, with Ashley Beatty, Edenton Bay Trading Company, Edenton, NC

“Tension Balance”, with Jetshri Bhadviya, The Peanut Factory Artist Retreat and Residency, Edenton, NC

2017 “Woven Identities”, with Stephanie Neville, The Project Space, New York University, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019   “Graduate Degree Exhibition”, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

“Michigan Contemporary Art Exhibition”, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI

“Greater Michigan Art Exhibition”, Dow Museum of Art, Midland, MI

“Experiencing Perspectives”, Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI (also 2018)

“(w)here”, Popps Emporium Gallery, Detroit, MI

“Foresight / for Site”, Burnside Farm Gallery, Detroit, MI

“Collective Terrain”, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2018   “Niche Art Installation”, Revolving Collection, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

“The Water that Crosses the Oceans”, travelling exhibition to Brazil, India, UAE, Italy

“Nature Calls”, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2017   “Upcycled Books”, Revolving Collection, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

           “Curators’ Installation Space”, World Art Dubai Fair, World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

“In Arte Fabriano”, Fabriano, Italy (also 2016)

“Mind the Gap”, Tashkeel Art Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2016   “International Emerging Artist Award”, TAG bxl Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

“Art in Secret”, Showcase Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

“Installation Space”, World Art Dubai Fair, World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2015   “OpenArt 2015”, Teatro dei Dioscuri al Quirinale, Rome, Italy

          “The Big Picture”, Pro Art Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

“Sustaining Identity”, Tashkeel Art Gallery, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 

Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

2019   Merit Scholarship, Ox-Bow School of Art & Artist’s Residency, Saugatuck, MI

Artist in Residence, Edgewood Farm, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA

Fellowship, Artist in Residence, The Peanut Factory Artist Retreat and Residency, Edenton, NC

Artist in Residence, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY

Artist in Residence, Spruill Farm Conservation Project, Roper, NC

2018   Merit Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Fellowship, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2016   Gallery Show Award, International Emerging Artist Award, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Fellowship, Artist in Residence, Liwa Art Hub, Liwa, UAE

Artist in Residence, thejamjar, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2015   Fellowship, Artist in Residence, Abu Dhabi Art Hub, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

 

Publications (by Jeff Schofield)

2018    Woven Identities exhibition catalog, co-author with Stephanie Neville, published by The Project Space, NYU Abu Dhabi, UAE

2017    "18 Degrees: Capital Gate - Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi", co-author with Pierre Martin Dufresne, published by Birkhauser, Basel, Switzerland

2015    Gallery 76 exhibition catalog for World Art Dubai Fair 2015, published by the Dubai International Art Center, United Arab Emirates

 

Selected Bibliography (about Jeff Schofield)

“Michigan Contemporary Art Exhibition”, Catalog published by Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI, September 2019

“Greater Michigan Art Exhibition”, Catalog published by Midland Center fro the Arts and Dow Museum of Art, Midland, MI

“Experiencing Perspectives”, exhibition catalog published by Mercedes Benz Financial Services, Farmington Hills, MI, October 2019 (also 2018)

“Peanut Factory hosts artists-in-residence”, illustration and interview by Nicole Bowman-Layton, The Chowan Herald (Community Section), 29 May 2019, pages A5-A6

“Collective Terrain”, digital arts publication by Collective Terrain, Chicago, IL, December 2018

“The Complicated Pattern: Unpicking and restitching the threads of Woven Identities”, critical essay by Anna Seaman, published in “Woven Identities” Exhibition catalog by The Project Space, NYU Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, July 2017

World Art Dubai; Meet the Curators” Exhibition catalog published by Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 2017

Mind the Gap” Exhibition catalog published by Tashkeel Hub, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Spring 2017

“Fabriano in Acquarello”, Exhibition catalog published by Fabriano in Arte, Fabriano, Italy, Spring 2017, page 366 (also 2016)

“The Best of 2016, International Emerging Artist Award”, Catalog of shortlisted artists, published by Pixalib, France, March 2016, page 55

Sustaining Identity” Exhibition catalog published by Tashkeel Hub, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Spring 2015

OpenArt 2015” Exhibition catalog published by Open Art Award, Rome, Italy, January 2015

World Art Dubai; The Five” Exhibition catalog published by Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 2015

 

Education

2019         MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2001-05       Non-degree studies, Ateliers des Beaux Arts de la Ville de Paris, France

1986             M Arch, Columbia University in the City of New York, NY

1980             BA cum laude, Washington University in Saint Louis, MO

  

Professional Experience

2018-19        Coordinator, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2017             Co-Curator, World Art Dubai Fair, World Trade Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2011-17         Art Director, Gallery 76, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2009-11       Operations Director, Dubai International Art Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates