C.V.

C.V. Jeffrey Macklin


Born February 8, 1967
Currently lives and works in Peterborough, Ontario

jeff at jacksoncreekpress dot ca | www.jacksoncreekpress.ca

Education


Sheridan College, Oakville, ON – Sept 1986 through April 1987
, One Year Diploma – Art Fundamentals,
Sheridan College, Oakville, ON
, Sept 1987 through April 1990 – Three Year Diploma – Graphic Design

Teaching

  • Fall 2017/2018, 3D Simulations and Prototyping, Graphic Design – Visual Communications, Haliburton School of Art and Design, Fleming College, Peterborough, Ontario
  • Winter 2018/2019, Visual Language – Image, Graphic Design – Visual Communications, Haliburton School of Art and Design, Fleming College, Peterborough, Ontario
  • Workshops in printmaking (various) & lino-block cutting, Art Gallery of Peterborough, Critical Mass Port Hope, Public School boards, print studio, Centre3

Exhibition List


2018

2017
2016
 2015
2014
  • Sister Mary’s Room of Requirement / Sister Mary’s Journal – collaborative installation with Phillip Chee, Erring On The Mount, a Public Energy Production – May 30, 31 and June 1, 2014
  • Kawartha Autumn Studio Tour – open studio Sept 27 and 28th, 2014
2013

2012

2011

  • Miniature Show – Blue Tomato Art Shoppe, Peterborough, Ontario (group show)
  • Pressing – Artspace, Artist Run Centre, Peterborough, Ontario (group show)

Collections:


  • Public Collection – Art Gallery of Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario CANADA
  • Public Collection – Samford University Art Gallery, Birmingham, AL, USA.
  • Public Collection – University of Toronto, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, Toronto, Ontario,
  • Public Collection – W.D. Jordan Special Collections-Music Library, Queen’s U, Kingston, Ontario
  • Public Collection – Grimsby Public Art Gallery, Grimsby, Ontario, Canada
  • Private collections throughout North American, Europe, Australia and Japan.

Jackson Creek Press Publication List, and other publicly published works

  • Manifesto, (pub. 2019), 36pg, hand-set type, printed in opaque white, pamphlet stitched. Edition of 30.
  • Brand New Gay, (pub. 2019), 12pg, including seven lino-cuts, and hand-set type, printed in two colours, pamphlet stitched. Edition of 17.
  • Queer Bodies in Confidence, comic anthology (published fall 2019 via Dalhousie University/Queens University
  • Shrine, for Will Munro (pub. 2018), 16pg, images with hand-set type, printed in a number of colours from hand carved lino block and handset type, pamphlet stitched. Edition of 19.
  • Spasm At The Spill (pub. 2017), 40pg wordless narrative comprised of 21 hand-carved linoblocks portraying The Nihilist Spasm Band in performance at The Spill Café in Peterborough, March 2015. Forward written by Thurston Moore and Byron Coley. Produced in an edition of 60 numbered, hard-cover, coptic-bound copies with slip covers.
  • The Togetherness of Things, Museum of Temporary Art (pub. 2015) – 24 page chapbook published for the opening of the pop-up exhibition of the same name – for the Art Gallery of Peterborough and Trent University, Cultural Studies Dept. Featuring hand-printed letterpress cover in two colours. Edition of 100 copies.
  • Leave The Door Open For the Moon – the poems of Nan Williamson (pub. 2015) – 40 page chapbook with 9 hand-printed relief cuts throughout. Digital with letterpress. Edition of 125 copies.
  • A Few Pucks (pub. 2014) – 12pg. chapbook with relief prints from carved hockey pucks, and backgrounds printed from raw wood blocks, with hand-set lead type.
  • Neighbourhoods  (pub. 2013) – 3opg. Anthology of Words and Visual Art
  • – chapbook with curated short stories, poems and visual art published for Artsweek 2013.
  • Curnoe (pub. 2013) – 8pg. chapbook with text and relief prints
  • To Silver Peak (pub. 2012) – 24pg. chapbook with text and relief prints
  • Kawartha Highlands (pub. 2010) – 16pg. chapbook with text and relief prints
  • Emily Carr – The New West (pamplet/broadside) (pub. 2009)
  • Wood (pub. 2008) – 8pg. chapbook with hand-set text
  • 2020 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2019 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2018 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2017 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2016 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2015 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2014 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2013 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2012 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2011 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2010 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2009 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.
  • 2008 Wayzgoose Anthology, Grimsby Art Gallery – contributor to printmakers anthology.

Artist Statement

Jeffrey is an Peterborough, Ontario based artist, working primarily with relief printing (letterpress) and mixed media. He often employs words as visual triggers, as well as present-day/historical pop-culture icons and figures in both his print work and his mixed media pieces.