contact name: James Kleiner
Minneapolis College of Art and Design
BFA in Print Paper Book, May 2011
2010-13, Cave Paper: Sheet forming Flax, cotton, abica, ect. Paper by hand, prepairing fiber, dying and pigmenting fiber, repair and restoration of 25lb Valley Paper beater, 6Lb Mark Lander Beater.
2013, Sensory Environment Design (SED): freelance photography.
2013, freelance design, printmaking, papermaking, House sitting.
2012, Minnesota Center for Book Arts: Assembed a David Reina beater, and ground in Base Plate.
2012, wwoofing on 11 farms, in New Zealand, built a 2lb "critter beater" with Mark Lander.
2006-10, Grad Track Photography: Graduation & Marathon and Bicycle Race Photography.
2008 Freelance Wedding Photography: Formal and immersive Photography, Epson Printins
2006-07 National Camera Exchange: One Hour Photo Printing, Photo Lab Technician/ with color correction,
large-scale Epson banner printing, and maintenance.
2008 Minneapolis College of Art and Design Dean's List.
2007 Gold Portfolio, From Scholastic art.
2007 Photography Merit, From NFAA.
2007- Scholarships from Minneapolis College of Art and Design:
2011 AICAD Scholastic Art,
Class of 1978 Scholarship,
BFA Visual Scholar,
BFA Visual Scholar
MCAD Opportunity Grant,
EST MN State Grant
2011, 12 Grain Belt Studios, Art-A-Whirl by NEMAA
2011, Science Museum of Minnesota, Translations, Theories, and Tessellations.
2010 Minneapolis Institute of Art, Foot in the Door 4
2009 MCAD, Merit Exhibition.
2007 University of Minnesota, Group Exhibition with senior class.
2006 The Soap Factory, Hot Art Injection 4, sponsored by the Walker Art Center.
2011, Hand Papermaking, volume 26, number 2 ™ winter 2011. Water as Mentor by Amanda Degener, Geodesic Dome sculpture collaboration, photographs with James Kleiner.
2011, IAPMA BULLETIN 50, (International Association of Hand Papermakers and Paper Artists) Geodesic Dome sculpture collaboration between Amanda Degener and James Kleiner.
2008, 2009, Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards Magazine, by
DesignWorks at Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Country of Citizenship:
August 26, 1988