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Education

MFA candidate 2018, Washington University in St.Louis

BFA The University of Wyoming, 2015

Exhibitions

Solo

Third Post, Bruno David Gallery, St Louis MO, 2018

Waymark Margins, Lewis Center, St Louis MO, 2018

Waymarks, Lewis Center, St. Louis MO, 2016

Shelved, Lewis Center, St. Louis MO, 2016

A Westward Flow, Gallery 234, Laramie WY, 2015

Broke His Crown, THIS Gallery, Laramie WY, 2014

Periodic End Tables, THIS Gallery, Laramie WY, 2012

Group

Lot 49, The Luminary, St Louis MO, 2018

My Spirit Animal Comes with a Pretzel Bun, Lewis Center, St Louis MO, 2018

Joyride, Bermuda Projects, Ferguson MO, 2017

Parabola, Des Lee Gallery, St. Louis MO, 2016 

2015 BFA Exhibition, UW Visual Arts Gallery, Laramie WY, 2015

40th Annual Juried University of Wyoming Student Exhibition, University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie WY, 2015

Turkey “A Journey Though Anatolia”, 234 Gallery, Laramie WY, 2015

3rd Annual Juried International Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art, Lumin Art Gallery, Dallas TX, 2014

4th Biennial Western Cast Iron Art Conference Juried Exhibition, University of Wyoming Visual Arts Gallery, Laramie WY, 2014

Rocky Mountain Invitational Exhibition, Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper WY, 2014

Pop up Show, Laramie WY, 2014

38th Annual Juried University of Wyoming Student Exhibition, University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie WY, 2013

Centennial Complex Gallery, University of Wyoming Art Museum, Laramie WY, 2013

 

Collections

Public

University of Wyoming College of Arts And Science

University of Wyoming Office of Student Affairs

Private

Wongvalley Collection, Dallas Texas

Bruno David, St Louis MO

 

Publications

https://silverspacestl.com/jon-young 2017

UW Art department Brochure 2015

Owen Wister Review 2014

 

Awards

Purchase Award, UW College of Arts & Sciences, 2015

Purchase Award, UW Office of Student Affairs, 2015

4th Biennial Western Cast Iron Art Conference Juried Exhibition, Best in Show, 2014

UW Arts & Sciences Deans Choice Award, 2013

 

Scholarships and Grants

Sam Fox School Graduate Scholarship, 2016

Russin Excellence in figural sculpture, 2014

Dick and Lynne Cheney Study Abroad, 2014

Thieme International Scholarship, 2014

Russin Excellence in figural sculpture, 2013

 

Internships

White Flag Projects Internship 2015

CAVE 3D Visualization Center Internship 2014

UW Art Department Woodshop Internship 2013

UW Visual Arts Gallery Internship 2012-13

 

Teaching

Teaching Assistantship Washington University, Des Lee Gallery, 2018

Teaching Assistantship Washington University, 2D Design, Foundry, 2017

Teaching Assistantship Washington University, 3D Foundations, Foundry, 2016

Student Instructor for the 2015 UW Art Intensive, Sculpture

Post-baccalaureate, UW Sculpture Department, 2014

Student Instructor for the 2014 UW Art Intensive, Sculpture 

Student Instructor for the 2013 UW Art Intensive, Life Drawing

 

Other

Visual Arts Department representative to the UW College of Arts and Science Student Council, 2012 -2013

UW Student Art League, Secretary, 2012-2013

UW Sculpture Society, Member. 2012 -2015