Resume

Education

Pima Community College

2003-2005

Teacher Certification

 

University of Wisconsin-Madison

2000 - 2003

MFA in Printmaking

 

University of Arizona
1995- 1998
BFA in Studio Art
 
Pima Community College

1992- 1994

Major in Studio Art

Vallejo, CA  USA

E-mail: info@amandayopp.com

 

 

Selected Exhibitions
2013

West Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX

Life Cube, Burning Man, Black Rock City, NV

Christmas on Mars, Musuem of Human Acheivement, Austin, TX

 

2012

More East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX

Educators and Artists, The Hideout, Austin, TX 

2009

GLOW, Triangle-L Ranch, Oracle, AZ

2008

Re-Form, Studio 554, Tucson, AZ

GLOW, Triangle-L Ranch, Oracle, AZ

Desire/Identity, The Drawing Studio, Tucson, AZ 

2007

Arizona Print Group, University Club of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ

Arizona Print Group, Phoenix Center for the Arts, Phoenix, AZ

Local Voices, Tucson International Airport, Tucson, AZ

Transformation: Artists/Scientists, Rochester Contemporary, Rochester, NY 

Solar Culture: Group Show, Solar Culture Studios and Gallery, Tucson, AZ 

2006

Transformation: Artists/Scientists, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Art Detour, ICON Studio, Phoenix, AZ 

2005

Arizona Print Group, Dinnerware Contemporary Arts, Tucson, AZ

Arizona Print Group, Union Art Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Berkeley Short Film Festival, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

Urban Legends, Central Gallery, Burton Barr Public Library, Phoenix, AZ

Cultural Transport/Moving Targets Project, exhibition and portfolio, IMPACT Conference, Berlin, Germany and Poznan, Poland

River’s Edge Film Festival, Paducah, KY

PCC group show, Louis Carlos Bernal Art Gallery, Tucson, AZ

South by Southwest (SXSW), Experimental Shorts category, 2005 Film Festival, Austin, TX

Blossom, Solar Culture Studios and Gallery, Tucson, AZ 

2004

Group Exhibition, Chez Lounge, Tucson, AZ

Dreams, Solar Culture Studios and Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Women in the Middle: Borders, Barriers, and Intersections, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Solar Culture: Group Show, Solar Culture Studios and Gallery, Tucson, AZ

National Juried Women’s Exhibit, Boise State Women’s Center, Boise, ID

2003

Festival of Interarts and Technology, Latrop Hall, Madison, WI

Solar Culture: Once Again, Solar Culture Studios and Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Off the Shelf, Sandra J. Blain Gallery, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

The Almost Girl, a Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, Gallery 734, Madison, WI

Three Aces, Louisiana State University School of Art Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

PRINTS!, University of Wisconsin-Marshfield Art Gallery, Marshfield, WI

Three Aces, University of Texas, Austin, TX 

2002

Object of Metaphor, LRC Gallery, Nicolet Area Technical College, Rhinelander, WI

Off the Shelf, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

Swap, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

North Park Printmakers, Surplus Gallery, Carbondale, IL

The Girls Show, 7th Floor Gallery, Madison, WI

North Park Printmakers, Denler Gallery, NW University, St. Paul, MN

156 Miles to Madison, Wood Street Gallery, Chicago, IL

Madison Invasion, Otherwise Gallery, Lansing, MI 

2001

North Park Printmakers, Hays Arts Center, Hays, KS

Healing Works, Michelangelo’s Cafe’, Madison, WI

Making Art Matter, Commonwealth Gallery, Madison, WI

New Works, 7th Floor Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

The Third Minnesota National Print Biennial, Juror: T.L. Solien, Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Best for Last, 7th Floor Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Studio 734, Gallery 734, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

2000

Printmaking All-Stars, Galley 734, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Baren Print Exchange, Skokie Public Library, Skokie, IL

Mimesis 6, Invitational, HAZMAT Gallery, Tucson, AZ 

1999

Beyond the Print, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ

Salon Q Revisited, Salon Q, Tucson, AZ

Another Datura Gallery and Studios Exhibition, Datura Gallery and Studios, Tucson, AZ

1998

Opposing Vision, Two-person Exhibition, Central Arts Collective, Tucson, AZ

Small Print and Artist-Made Book International Show, exhibition that travels to several galleries and museums within Australia, New Zealand, and the United States. Show traveled from 1998 to 2000

Student Ceramic Exhibition, Jurors: Rosemarie Bernardi, Aurora Chabot, and Moira Geoffrion. Lionel Rombach Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Salon Q, Salon Q Two-person Exhibition, Tucson, AZ

Members Show, Central Arts Collective, Tucson, AZ

Multi-Mini Print Show, Carbondale, IL, Moorhead, MN, St. Louis, MO, Richmond VA, Portland, ME, Santa Fe, NM, Notre Dame, IL, Portland, OR, and Fort Collins, CO

Datura Gallery and Studios Exhibition, Invitational, Datura Gallery and Studios, Tucson, AZ

2010 - present

2010 - present

Collections

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Scottsdale Museum for Contemporary Arts, Scottsdale, AZ

Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

Wisconsin Union Galleries, University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI

Wood Street Gallery, Chicago, IL

 
Professional Activities

2014

Volunteer Tentacle Builder of The Kraken (Burning Man Core project), Newark, CA

 

2012

Owner/Artist of YoppWorks, Vallejo, CA

 

2010

Arts Educator (2010-2013), Austin Independent School District, Austin, TX

 

2006

Arts Educator (2006-2010), Catalina Foothills School District, Tucson, AZ

Presenter for "Her Shorts: 1st Annual Women’s International Video Festival," Dinnerware Contemporary Project Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Presenter for "Printmakers Videos," Southern Graphics Council Conference, Madison, WI

Panelist for “Transformation: Artist/Scientists Collaborations,” Southern Graphics Council Conference, Madison, WI

Demonstrating Artist, ICON Studio,Phoenix, AZ

 

2005

Demonstrating Artist, Dinnerware Contemporary Projects Gallery, Tucson, AZ Presenting Artist, Union Art Gallery, Tucson, AZ

 

2003

Printmaking and Papermaking instructor, Amanda Yopp Artworks (2003-2007), Tucson, AZ

 

2002

Portfolio presenter and Organiser, “Impromptu,” print exchange between Arizona State University and University of Wisconsin-Madison, Southern Graphics Council Conference, New Orleans, LA

Arts Instructor, Continuing Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

 

2001

Visiting Artist, Michigan State, Lansing, MI

Arts Instructor, Continuing Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

 

1998

Archaeology Intern, Chianciano Terme Summer Excavation of Roman cold water bath, Chiaciano Terme, Italy

 

1997

Undergraduate T.A. in Printmaking (Fall 97, Sp 98), University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ Summer Printmaking Intern, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

 

1996

Co-op Gallery Organizer (1996-98), Central Arts Collective, Tucson, AZ

Volunteer Art Instructor, Youth at Risk, Tucson, AZ

Awards/ Scholarships

2009

Presidential Scholarship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass Village, CO

2005

Best of Printmaking, Louis Carlos Bernal Art Gallery, Tucson, AZ 

 

Bibliography

Hybrid Magazine, Film Diary, http://www.hybridmagazine.com/sxsw05/film/film-diary-RB.shtml

Tucson Poet, work featured, Tucson, AZ, Summer 1998 Issue, Vol. Ii, Issue 7

Pamela Portwood, “Opposing Vision,” The AZ Daily Star, Sec. E, p. 6, May 22, 1998, Tucson, AZ

Kathleen Allen, “Opposing Vision,” Tucson Citizen, Sec. Calendar, p.3, May 14, 1998, Tucson, AZ

Arizona Illustrated, televised review of Mimesis 3, interviewed and shown giving a printmaking demonstration, Tucson, AZ, 05/1997

 
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