PERFORMANCES, EXHIBITIONS, HONORS AND GRANTS
2017 Writer and Host of 107.7 Joshua Tree's "Desert Storysongs" Radio Show http://desertstorysongs.com/
2017 Simeon Den Gallery, Cathedral City, CA
2017 JTAG Gallery Exhibition Reception of Mixed Media Paintings http://www.joshuatreeartgallery.com/p294155219
2017- Present Owner/Designer of “Bungalow Bags” Illustrated Organic Cotton Canvas Tote Bag Company http://bungalowbag.com/
(Sold throughout US Boutiques and locally at Joshua Tree Farmer Market)
2016 Awarded Excellence in Teaching Accommodations from New York State
2015 NPR Host of literary and music radioshow, “Americanstorysongs” http://www.americanstorysongs.com
2014 Oct. 10th Andes Hotel presents Multimedia One Woman Show http://jillcareymichaels.com/performance.html
2013 Music Video Winner of WRSK radio Songwriting Contest, "Afterthought" https://youtu.be/yCFIwO-jOtk
2013 The Lark, Albany, NY - Multimedia Music and Spokenword Performance
2013 Winner of Faculty Art Show at Art Institute of Pittsburgh Online Click Link to University Painting
2012 13 CANO, NY- Art Exhibition of Mixed-Media Paintings "Highway Art" Click to view Gallery Exhibition & Press
2012 Foothills Performing Art Center, One Woman Show, "Nice Girl"
2012 Wilber Mansion Gallery One Woman Performance, "Nice Girl" Click to watch excerpt of "Nice Girl"
2012 New York State Arts Grant – Mulitimedia storytelling and music award. https://youtu.be/Yc-xnYE96ec
2010 2012“Telling Tales” Radio Show, Host writer of WUOW NPR affiliate http://tellingtalesradio.com/
2010 SUNY Delhi Faculty Poets Night –University Faculty Reading Event featured Illustrated Poetry Book.
2010 “The Beat,” Arts Television Show Channel 15, NY – Interviewed and performed live. https://youtu.be/-g2WJhlrKTY
2009 - 2010 NPR Radio Morning Show – Weekly Guest on Gary Wickham’s Morning show 104.7 FM
2009 Dec. 10 The Green Toad Bookstore, Oneonta, NY – Multimedia book signing of “Telling Tales “No Customer Service.”
2008 June 21 Roxbury Arts Center, Stamford, NY - Multimedia Animation Book Reading
2007 Nov. 3 Bookhouse Bookstore, Albany, NY - Book Release and Reading
2007 Nov. 4 Borders Bookstore, Albany, NY - Book Release and Reading
2007 Nov. 10 Hamish & Henry Bookstore, Livingston Manor, NY - Book release and reading, "No Customer Service"
2007 Feb. 9 Borders Bookstore, Albany, NY - Multimedia Presentation of, "Debutante without A Dress".
2006 New York Women's Conference Featured Guest Speaker - SUNY Loch Sheldrake, NY
Invited to give a workshop and speak as the keynote speaker for Sullivan County's Annual Women Entrepreneur of the Year event. Presented multimedia stories and images from, "My Adventure's in Real Estate Entrepreneur".
2005 Board Member Upper Catskill Arts Council, Oneonta, New York(Participated, juried and organized shows and museum gallery events.
2004 New York State S.O.S. Arts Grant - Received Arts Grant to tour with multimedia book reading of "Debutante Without a Dress"
2004 Dec. 6 Robin's Bookstore Phil., Pa. - Multimedia poetry performance of book "Debutante Without a Dress"
2004 Oct. 23 Rude and Bold Women Gallery, Binghamton, N.Y. - Art Show and Performance Series Event
2004 Oct. 9 UCCCA Museum of the Arts, Oneonta, NY - Musical performance with illustrated slides.
2004 Oct. 7 Bright Hill Press, Treadwell, NY - Featured Writer from my selected book readings
2003 Sept. 19 Time Warner's "Poughkeepsie Live Show" Poughkeepsie, NY - Live interview aired featuring my collection of illustrated poems performed from "Debutante without A Dress".
2003 Dec. 1 Robin's Bookstore, Philadelphia, Pa. – Book signing at oldest Independent bookstore in USA
2003 June 6 Ariel Bookstore, New Paltz, NY- New York State Writer’s series.
2002 Borders Books – Cool Springs, TN. - Performed Music with singer Betsy Warren followed by poetry book reading.
2005-2017 Art Institute of Pittsburgh Online Interactive Website Design, Game Design, Flash Animation, Adobe Audacity, Photoshop, InDesign, Computer Graphics, Color Theory, Perspective Drawing, Art History, Storyboarding for Animation.
2005-2016 SUNY Oneonta English Composition, English Literature, Creative Writing, Art History
2005-2015 SUNY Delhi Delhi, NY – Dynamic Graphics, Art History, Small Business 101, Microsoft Office Software, English,
2011-2014 SUNY Empire Online, Saratoga, NY - Digital Storytelling, Advanced Graphic Design for the Web, Photoshop, Animation, Illustrator.
2007-2008 - Utica School of Commerce, Oneonta, NY - Small Business 101, Writing, Microsoft Excel, Word, Web Design
2006 -2007 Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY - Intro to Web Development for Business, Flash, Photoshop, English,
2001-2002 SUNY Loch Sheldrake, Loch Sheldrake, NY English Composition, Speech
2000 M.F.A. Computer Art School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
B.F.A. Illustration Design University of The Arts, Broad St., Philadelphia, Pa.
*Milton Glaser Graphic Design & Illustration Workshops- NYC
2011-2016 Contributing Editorial Illustrator for The Freeman's Journal and Hometown Oneonta
2014 "Farm to Table" Brochure Cover Design for Statewide publication promoting farm grown products
2014 Designed "Home Rule" Anti-Fracking campaign poster for Town of Morris, NY
1991- 2015 Two Hearts Illustrated Gifts, Oneonta, NY - Established National Illustration Company with my pen and ink watercolors printed and hand painted on gifts. Exhibited at museum shops and high end gift boutiques throughout the U.S. View samples at http://jillcareymichaels.com/illustrations.html
The Museum of American Folk Art, Lincoln Center, New York, NY, Nordstrom's Department Store, CA, Fenimore Museum. Cooperstown, NY, Star Magic, New York, NY, Fred Segal Hollywood, CA, Out of Hand, Marlton, NJ, Claudia Chapline Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA, The San Francisco Design Center, San Francisco, CA, L'Atelier Gallery Piermont, NY, The Oracle Bookstore, Liberty, NY, Passaflora, New Hope, PA, The Enchanted Garden L.A., The Green Toad Bookstore, Oneonta, NY, The Green Earth, Oneonta, NY, Blue Sky Boutique, Cooperstown, NY, Graphic Design Poster for SUNY Delhi's Women Faculty Poets Event, Designed Grand Opening Playbill Cover for Oneonta Theatre, etc.
NBC Olympic Website Editor and Info-Graphics Designer, Rockefeller Center, NY - Responsible for editing a series of elite athletes' Olympic Interviews; combining video interview pieces, revealing their training techniques and personal history for an on-line website titled "Athlete's Voice." Duties included all graphic phases ranging from selecting and editing audio and visual images for interactive animations.
Bottle Rocket Internet Game Company Designed graphics for Website Accounts, such as MLB Sports, Kraft Foods, USA Network and Tennis Open. In addition, Illustrated On-line Trivia Game Site sponsored by USA Network. Responsible for designing the graphics, games and illustrations leading to each page of the site Reel.com.