Curriculum Vitae

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Select Exhibitions (*solo or two person)
2018
Museum of Alternative History
Reality Exhibition, Kaneko, Omaha NE.
Fragmented Vistas and Mechanical Topographies: Jody Boyer and Russ Nordman*
ISU Design on Main Gallery, Ames Iowa
Into the Blue

Adam Peck Gallery, Provincetown Massachusetts
42nd National Juried Exhibition
Durango Art Center, Durango Colorado
Alternative to What?
Sulfur Studios, Savannah Georgia
Artist to Teacher to Artist
Hot Shops Art Center, Omaha Nebraska

2017
Iowa Women’s Exhibition
Office of the Lt. Governor of Iowa, Des Moines Iowa
NATA Artist Educator Exhibition (Awarded 2nd Place in Exhibition)
Elder Gallery, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Lincoln Nebraska
49th Clay, Fiber,Paper,Glass, Metal,Metal National Juried Exhibition
Octagon Art Center, Ames Iowa

2016
Imaginative Topographies (Two Person Exhibition with Russ Nordman)*
Jewish Community Center Art Gallery, Omaha Nebraska
NATA Artist Educator Exhibition

McCook Nebraska
UNO Faculty Exhibition
UNO Art Gallery, Omaha Nebraska
Branches, Brambles and Roots, View Arts Center, La Forge New York
National Juried Exhibition
5x5x5, Hammond Gallery, Jacksonville Alabama
National Juried Exhibition
Midwest Artist Studios, Selected Artist for Nebraska
Regionally curated art education initiative connecting contemporary art to classrooms
CSArt, Selected Artist, Omaha Creative Institute
Recent work by Jody Boyer and Russ Nordman*
Lincoln Gallery, Northern State University, Aberdeen South Dakota

2015
Recent work by Russ Nordman and Jody Boyer*
Norfolk Art Center, Norfolk Nebraska
Recent Work by Russ Nordman and Jody Boyer*

Peru State College, Peru Nebraska
Reflection & Refraction (two person exhibition with Josephine Langbehn)*
Star Deli, Omaha Nebraska
NATA Artist Educator Exhibition
UNO Art Gallery, Omaha Nebraska
Earth Exhibit
National Juried Exhibition Dubuque Area Arts Collective,
Dubuque Iowa
A Sense of Place
National Juried Exhibition, Jan Brandt Gallery
Bloomington Illinois
Artist to Teacher to Artist 2015
Omaha Public Schools Faculty Exhibition, Omaha Nebraska
Monumental Ideas / Intimate Scale
National Juried Exhibition, River Campus Gallery, South Missouri State University,
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
UNO Faculty Exhibition
UNO Art Gallery, University of Nebraska at Omaha

2014
NATA Artist Educator Exhibition
NATA State Conference, Plainsmen Museum, Aurora Nebraska
New Work by Russ Nordman and Jody Boyer*
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Nebraska City, Nebraska
NAC 2014 National Juried Exhibition
Norfolk Art Center, Norfolk Nebraska
Artist to Teacher to Artist 2014
Omaha Public Schools Faculty Exhibition, Omaha Nebraska

2013
Machine/Man/Air/Land*
RNG Gallery, Council Bluffs Iowa
Nominated Best Two Person Exhibition, 2013 Omaha Entertainment Awards
NATA Artist Educator Exhibition
Wayne State Gallery

2012
UNO Faculty Exhibition
UNO Art Gallery, Omaha Nebraska
The Power of Nine
Bancroft Street Market, Omaha Nebraska

2011
Municipal Experiments*
Farnham Galleries, Simpson Collage, Indianola Iowa

2010
Hopey Changey Things
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha Nebraska

2009
Studio Art Faculty Exhibition 2009
UNO Art Gallery, University Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha Nebraska

2008
Cinema City*
Urban Culture Project, Kansas City Missouri

2007
Paramnesia*
LivingArts, Tulsa Oklahoma
Studio Art Faculty Exhibition 2007
UNO Art Gallery, University Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha Nebraska

2006
Paramnesia*
Olive Deluce Gallery, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville Missouri
Perform/Install: Invitational Exhibition of Installation Art
South Bend Regional Museum of Art, South Bend Indiana
Illumine: New work by Jody Boyer*
Farnham Galleries, Simpson College, Indianola Iowa
Illumine: New work by Jody Boyer*
The Waldemar A. Schmidt Art Gallery, Wartburg College, Waverly Iowa

2005
Memoria: Jody Boyer and Russ Nordman
Lang Gallery, McHenry County College, Crystal Lake Illinois
In Focus: Photography Techniques and Trends
Target Gallery at the Torpedo Factory, Alexandria Virginia
Paramnesia: An Installation by Jody Boyer and Russ Nordman
bemisUNDERGROUND at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha Nebraska

2004
Mobile Book Arts Exhibition
Mobilivre/BookMobile Project
Studio Art Faculty Exhibition 2004
UNO Art Gallery, University Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha Nebraska

2003
Descent: An Installation by Jody Boyer and Russ Nordman*
UNO Art Gallery, University Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha Nebraska
Letterform Text and Image
Edith Feldenheimer Gallery, Reed College, Portland Oregon

2002
Photo Based

Womanmade Gallery, Chicago Illinois
Iowa Artists 2002
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines Iowa
Memoria*
Eve Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa
7 & Seven
UNO Art Gallery, University Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha Nebraska
All Small
EyeDrum Gallery, Atlanta Georgia

*denotes solo or two person exhibition

Community Service, Lectures, Panels
2015
Craftivism, Community and Service Learning with Rebecca Turk
Presentation, National Art Education Association Conference, New Orleans
Sustainable Landscapes as School Based Public Art
Presentation, National Art Education Association Conference, New Orleans

2014
Sustainability: Its for the Birds!
Poster Session, Nebraska Art Teachers Association State Conference
Craft in the Classroom
Presentation, National Art Education Association Conference
QR Codes in the Classroom, with Carrie Pope
Presentation, National Art Education Association National Conference

2013
QR Codes in the Classroom
Teaching and Learning Institute, OPS and The University of Nebraska at Omaha

2010
Artist Panel – Hopey Changey Things
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha Nebraska

2009
Panelist, Professional Practices
Barbara Willson Memorial Art Lecture Series
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Juror, Nebraska State Visual Arts K-12 Student Exhibition
Omaha Public Schools

2008-2006
Panelist, Nebraska Arts Council Collaborative Grants
http://www.arts.nebraska.gov

2007
Artist Lecture
Living Arts, Tulsa Oklahoma
Panelist, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs ICCG Grants

2006
Artist Lecture
Olive Deluce Gallery, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville Missouri
Iowa Arts Council Individual Artist Grant, FY06

2005
Artist Lecture
Bemis Underground at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts
Juror, bemisUNDERGROUND 2006 Exhibition committee
bemisUNDERGROUND, Omaha Nebraska
http://www.bemisunderground.org

2003
Juror, Metropolitan Community College 4th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Hot Shops Art Center, Omaha Nebraska

Education
2010      
K-12 Certification, Art
TAP – Teacher Academy Project, University of Nebraska at Omaha

2003
M.A. Intermedia and Video Art
School of Art and Art History, University of Iowa

2000
B.A. Studio Arts
Reed College, Portland Oregon

Current Professional Experience
2004 – Current
Adjunct Faculty (Instructor of Record)
Art and Art History, University of Nebraska at Omaha

2010 – Current
Art Teacher
Omaha Public Schools, Norris Middle School

Service Positions
Co-President Elect, 2016-2018 Nebraska Art Teachers Association
Volunteer Service Position
Co-Chair Exhibitions 2014-2015, Nebraska Art Teachers Association
Volunteer Service Position
Vice President, 2016-2017 Community Arts Caucus
National Art Education Association, appointed March 2016
One Year Volunteer Service Position
Communications Liaison, 2015-2016 Community Arts Caucus, appointed March 2015
One Year Volunteer Service Position

Select Past Experience
2006-2009
Fellow
Iowa West Foundation, Council Bluffs Iowa

2004-2005
Adjunct Faculty (Instructor of Record)
Metropolitan Community College, Omaha Nebraska