Jennifer Axinn-Weiss

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Jennifer Axinn-Weiss
Rhinebeck, New York   12572
845-876-8828      cell 845-242-7580

1997 UC Berkeley Art Therapy Certification, Berkeley, California
1992 MFA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
1986 BFA, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
1982 Reed College, Portland, Oregon

Professional Experience
2009–10 Omega Institute Artist in Residence, Art Instruction, Staff
2008–13 Mill Street Loft, Arts for Healing, Vassar Brothers Hospital
2006–9 Illustration For Hudson Valley Connoisseur
2004–13 Private Sandplay and Hypnotherapy Practice, Rhinebeck
1997 Art Teacher & Program Designer Charter School, Berkeley, California
1998–9 Behavioral Strategist, Berkeley, California school systems,
Spectrum- in - class services
1997–8 Artist in Residence, Delhi York
1992 Photographer, School Pictures, Inc., Albany
  Artist in Residence, Red Hook Elementary, NY
1990–92 Teaching Assistant, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
1984–90 Owner & Designer, Belief Systems, Inc. Jewelry Company
  Phoenix Art Museum Store, Santa Fe Folk Art Museum Store
1985 Print Maker John Klein Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
1986 Gallery Assistant, Milliken Gallery, New York City
1984–86 Studio Art Assistant, Suzanne Klotz, Tempe, Arizona
  Production Artist, Corporate Parties, Decorative Design
  Lancome, United Airlines, Neiman Marcus, Tempe, Arizona

Additional Studies
2013 Certified Hypnosis Instructor, National Guild
2012 Certified in Pediatric Hypnosis
2008 Touch drawing Facilitator, Omega Institute, Deborah Chapin-Koff
2004 Sandplay Colloquia with Roz Winter, NYC, faculty, Jung Foundation
2003 Union Institute, Doctoral Program, Expressive Arts
2002 Metamorphose Institute Dynamic Play, Kingston, New York
1998 Art Therapy Certification Coursework, UC Berkeley Extension
1997 Certified Hypnosis Practitioner

1990 SACI, Florence and Pietra Santa, Italy
1989 Santa Fe Institute: Beverly Pepper, Santa Fe, New Mexico
1987 Vermont Studio School: Joel Fisher, Johnson, Vermont

Grants, Fellowships & Awards
1992 Virginia Commonwealth University, Graduate Fellowship, Magna Cum Laude
  Anderson Museum Juried Exhibition Award, Summa Cum Laude
1987 Santa Fe Institute, Residency Fellow with Beverly Pepper
1986 James Surles Juried Exhibition Award, Arizona State University
  ASU, Most Outstanding Senior Sculptor, AZ, Magna Cum Laude

Selected Exhibitions
2011 Mill Street Loft, Poughkeepsie, New York Solo Exhibition
2009 Omega Institute Library, Rhinebeck, New York
  GAS Gallery, Poughkeepsie, New York, The Hudson Valley 7, Group Show
  The Artist's Palate, Poughkeepsie, New York
2008 Upper Catskill Council for the Arts, Oneonta, New York
  Gallery in the Woods, Brattleboro, Vermont
  Sharada Gallery, Rhinebeck, New York
  Kingston Art Society, "As Above, So Below" solo exhibition
2007 Sharada Gallery, Two-person Show, Rhinebeck, New York
  Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, New York
  Montgomery Row, Solo Exhibition, Rhinebeck, New York
2001–2 ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, California
2001 Deep Listening Space, Solo Exhibition, Kingston, New York
1998 UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California
1993 1708 Gallery, A NEA Funded Space, Richmond, Virginia
  Elaine Horowitz Gallery, Book Works Exhibition, Scottsdale, Arizona
  Anderson Museum, Richmond, Va
  American University, College Art Association, Washington, D.C.
1990 Studio Center International, City of Florence, Art Commission, Italy

Selected Commissions & Collections
Megan and Charlie Fells, The Artist Palate, Poughkeepsie, NY
Suzi Winson-Chapin and Allan Chapin, New York City, NY
Wine & Spirits Magazine, NYC
Yacoma Coffee Company, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Westvale Music Fair, IBM lobby commission, Westbury, NY
Volvo Finance Headquarters, Montvale, New Jersey
Elipse Building, Lobby, Garden City, NY
Stewart Siefer Architects, Tempe, Arizona
Julie Sasse, Director of Elaine Horowitz Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Poughkeepsie Journal, "Creative Process Inspires Sharing," July 2012
Chronogram Magazine, Hudson Valley, NY, August 2008
Oneonta Star, August 21, 2008
Poughkeepsie Journal, Business section, 9, 2007, "Enjoy," 2003
The Richmond Times-Dispatch, Richmond, VA, March 1993
Economic Times of Long Island, Nov. 1989
The Santa Fe New Mexican, Jan. 1989
New Times Arizona, June 1989, 1985
Arizona Republic by Richard Nielson, 1986, May 1986
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