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Kevin Steele

Bloomington, IN, USA

Work Experience

Kevin Steele Design

Contract Graphic Designer

2008 - Present Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Indiana University

Visiting Assistant Professor, School of Fine Arts

2013 - 2015 Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Indiana University

Adjunct Professor, School of Fine Arts

2012 - 2013 Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Grunwald Gallery Of Art

Graphic Designer

2011 - 2015 Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Indiana University

Associate Instructor, School of Fine Arts

2009 - 2012 Bloomington, Indiana, United States

The Georgia Ballet

Graphic Designer / Marketing Manager

2006 - 2008 Marietta, Georgia, United States

Education

Indiana University

MFA - Graphic Design

2009 - 2012 Bloomington, Indiana, United States

Scuola Internazionale Di Grafica

Book Arts and Printmaking
2010 - 2010 Venice, Italy

Ohio University

BS - Communications

1996 - 2000 Athens, Ohio, United States

Awards

The Movable Book Society

Finalist - Meggendorfer Prize for Artist Books

2014

Paper And Book Intensive

Nell Meldahl Work-Study Scholarship

2014

Indiana University Henry Radford Hope School Of Fine Arts

The Friends of Art Award in Studio Art

2011

Pop-Up Now! / The Movable Book Society

Best of Show - Unique Book

2010

Harrison Center For The Arts

Second Place, Book Club

2010

Canvas Magazine

Editor's Choice : Visual Artist

2010

Exhibitions

2015
Unhinged: Book Art on the Cutting Edge - Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA (upcoming)

2014
The Movable Book Society Biennial Conference, Philadelphia, PA

2013
Museo Casa Roig, Universidad de Puerto Rico
Thompson Rivers University, British Columbia, Canada
Pordenonelegge, Pordenone, Italy
University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
Hiram College, OH
Memphis College of Art, TN
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
Kent State University, OH
University of Texas at Arlington
University of Virginia, Charlottesville
Amherst College, Eli Marsh Gallery, MA
Houghton College, NY
Ohio Northern University, The Elzay Gallery, Ada, OH
Western New York Book Arts Collaborative, Buffalo
Grunwald Gallery of Art, Indiana University

2012
Chhaap Foundation for Printmaking Trust, Gujarat, India
Taller Arteria Grafica, Madrid, Spain
University of Grenada, Spain
Escuela de Arte de Oviedo, Spain
Monticello-Union Township Library, IN
Texas Lutheran University, Annetta Kraushaar Gallery, Seguin TX
Hinds Community College, Raymond, MS
Ball State University, Muncie, IN
University of Texas at Austin, TX
Millsaps College, Lewis Art Gallery, Jackson, MS
Southern Graphics Council, St. Louis
University of Iowa, Center for the Book
University of Texas at Brownsville, TX
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Birmingham-Southern College, AL
Youngstown State University, OH
Belmont University, Nashville, TN
University of South Carolina Beaufort
University of Delaware
Grunwald Gallery of Art, Bloomington, IN

2011
Monumental Ideas in Miniature Books II
National Taiwan University of Art, Tapiei
Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea
Sala Políglota Proyecto’Ace, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Abecedari d'Abecedaris illustrats, University of Barcelona, Spain
Miniature Book Society Conclave, Dublin, Ireland
The University of Akron, Emily Davis Gallery, OH
Savannah College of Arts and Design, Alexander Hall Gallery, GA
Cleveland Institute of Art, OH
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
University of Mount Union, Crandall Gallery, Alliance, OH
Texas A&M University, Ben Bailey Art Gallery, Kingsville, TX
Experimental Escapades, The Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN
The Kinsey Institute Juried Show, Bloomington, IN
Readers Art 11, Susan Hensel Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
School of Fine Arts Area Show, Indiana University
White Space, The Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN

2010
Pop-Up Now!, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR
Book Club, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN
Hand2Hand, Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA
Medium of Choice, The Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN
Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum, Two Rivers, WI
School of Fine Arts, Indiana University

2004
Lancaster Festival, Lancaster, OH

2003
Via Colori, Columbus, Ohio

2001
Ohio Short Film & Video Festival, Columbus, Ohio

Collections

of Clarke Memorial Library, UCLA
of Fenwick Library, Special Collections, George Mason University
of Michigan State University, East Lansing
of Penrose Library, University of Denver
of National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
of Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, & Reproduction
of The Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington
of University of Iowa, Special Collections, Iowa City
of University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections

Publications

2013
500 Handmade Books Vol. 2: Lark Crafts Publications
500 Paper Objects - New Directions in Paper Art: Lark Crafts Publications
Brand and Single-Page Design: Designer Books
BOOOOOOK: Designer Books

2012
1000 Artist Books: Rockport Publishers/Quarry Books
Mastering Type: The Essential Guide to Typography: HOW Books

2011
Canvas Magazine, Fall 2011 issue
HOW Magazine: May 2011, fold-tastic! article
Labyrinth Literary Magazine, Spring 2011 issue
Canvas Magazine, Spring 2011 issue

2010
Canvas Magazine, Fall 2010 issue, Editor’s Choice: Visual Artist

Presentations and Workshops

2015
Paper Book Intensive, Saugatuck, MI
4-day binding workshop

Indiana University Graphic Design Club
Movable books lecture and workshop

2014
Indiana University Graphic Design Club
Movable books lecture and workshop

2013
Puget Sound Book Artists / University of Puget Sound
Workshop and lecture

The Lilly Library, Indiana University
Lecture

2012
Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Bookbinding workshop

2011
Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum Wayzgoose
Bookbinding workshop

Memberships

American Institute of Graphic Arts
The Movable Book Society