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Education

Sep., 2005 - May, 2007

Sep., 2001 - May, 2004

Jan., 1999 - May, 2001

Apr., 1987 - Mar, 1990

M.F.A., Studio Art, San Francisco Art Institute

B.A., Fine Art with Emphasis in Painting and Printmaking, San Diego State University

A.A., Fine Art, Mesa College, San Diego

B.S., Medical technology, Kyushu University, Japan

Solo Exhibitions

Mar. 2020 (scheduled)

Dec. 2019 (scheduled)

Nov. 2019

June 2019 

Dec. 2018 - Mar. 2019

 


Oct. 2018    
May - June 2018 

   


Nov., 2017  

 

 
Mar - Apr. 2013  

 

 
Sep. - Dec. 2010    
Jan. - Feb. 2010    
Feb., 2009    
Mar. - Apr. 2008  

 
May, 2007    
Sep., 2007    
May, 2004

Rooted in Wonder, Marin Art and Garden Center, Ross, CA

Buried Relations, CSN Fine Art Gallery, Las Vegas, NV 

Layered upon Layers, Main Gallery, Truckee Meadows Community College, Reno, NV

Layered Stories Anderson Gallery, the Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, CA

Underfoot, Wiegand Gallery, Oats Park Art Center, Fallon, NV

      Read an article by Kris Vagner

​      Read a review by Josie Glassberg
Beneath My Feet, Western Illinois University Art Gallery, Macomb, IL
Linkages, ArtSpace, Richmond, VA

      Read an article by Talya Faggart

​      Read a review by David R. White
Stories of Urns, 3 Square Art, Fort Collins, CO 
      Read an interview article by Javelyn Ramos
      Exhibition pictures by the gallery
Layers and Missing Links, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, San Diego, CA 
      Read an article by Cathy Breslaw
      Read an article by James Chute
Transitory Elements, Japanese Garden Exhibition Hall, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA
Connectivity, Hyde Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA
Nature Connection, LA Artcore, Los Angeles, CA
Circularity, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, San Diego, CA
      Read a review by Robert Pincus
Master of Fine Arts Graduate Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
Momentum, Gallery 2, Ventura Collage, Ventura, CA
Apples and the Apple, Flor y Canto Gallery, San Diego, CA

Commission Work and Project

2018 - present

Mar., 2016 - present

Dec., 2012

Homeland, social practice project

Three Poems Disrupting a Language, Artist’s Book Project with Brighton Press, San Diego, CA (collections of 18 institutions including Getty Research Institute, Stanford University, and Harvard University)

Critical Mass, TEDxSanDiego, San Diego, CA

Selected Exhibitions (highlights) (*small group shows)

Feb. 2018 - Feb. 2019

Feb., 2018      
June 2017- Oct. 2018 

July 2017  
June, 2017    
Aug. - Nov.,2016    


Apr., 2011    
Feb., 2011    
Apr., 2010    
Apr., 2010     

 


Aug. - Sep. 2009    
Sep. - Nov. 2007    
Nov., 2007    
Feb,. 2005    
May, 2003

Figures of Speech, San Diego Airport Terminal 2, San Diego, CA 

*Mirage, Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, NY (two-person show) 
Making a Mark, Nevada Arts Council Traveling Exhibition, NV 

Open Studio, Red Gate Residency, Beijing, China
My Body Your Body, Sierra Arts Foundations, Reno, NV 
*Caverna: Infinite Universe, HB Punto Experimental, San Diego, CA (three-person snow)
      Read an article by Miguel Gongora Jr.
Cut to from, Fine Art Gallery, the University of California, San Diego, CA
In to the woods, Sacred Heart Hall, the University of California, San Diego, CA
Unraveling Tradition, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM
Silence, Cunning and Exile, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA
      Read a review by JD Beltran
      Read a review by Gretchen Giles 
LA 2009, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Paper Cutes 3, Fetterly Gallery, Vallejo, CA
Artists Go Lightly, Temporary Autonomous Museum(s), San Francisco, CA
Life Luggage, Everett Gee Jackson Gallery, San Diego, CA
Up and Coming, New Paintings, SDSU Community Gallery, San Diego, CA

Juried Exhibitions (highlights)

Jan. 2017    
Oct. - Nov., 2016    
Apr., 2007    
Jan. - Mar., 2007    
Feb. - Mar., 2007    
Dec., 2006    
Nov,. 2006    
May 2004    
May, 2004

2017-18 Fellowship Finalist Exhibition, Phoenix Gallry, New York, NY
Artist Statement, CICA Museum, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
15th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA
Pro Arts’ Juried Annual 2007, Oakland, CA
Beyond Printmaking 2007, TTU School of Arts Landmark Arts, Lubbock, TX
Brand 35: Art on Paper, Association of Brand Library and Art Center, Glendale, CA
Pacific Prints 2006, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA
Ink Under Pressure, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
Emerging Printmakers L.A., Martha Gault Gallery, Slippery Rock University, PA

Residency

July 2018 (scheduled)

July 2017

Willapa Bay AiR Residency, Oysterville, WA

Red Gate Residency, Beijing, China

Publications

July, 2018

Jan. 2017

Feb. 2017

Spotlight, Issue 9, Circle Foundation, France, p.39.

ArtMaze Mag, Issue #1, 2017, New York and the United Kingdom, p. 84-85.

Artists Statement #1, CICA Press, Korea, p. 22-23.

Reviews and Articles

Feb. 2019

Jan. 2019

June, 2018

May, 2018

Nov., 2017

Sep., 2016

Apr., 2013

March, 2013

July, 2010

July, 2010

Apr., 2008

Vagner, Kris. "At Peace." RN&N, February 21, 2019. Read

Glassberg, Josie. "Matching Picture: 'The Story of the Sphenoid Bones'." Double Scoop, January 19, 2019. Read

White, David R., “Reverance.” ArtSpace, Jane 10. Read

Taggart Talya. “Artist Miya Hannan Explores Japanese Death Rituals & More in Artspace Exhibit, ‘Linkages’.” RVA Magazine, May 24, 2018. Read

Ramos, Javelyn. “Voices from materials: Japanese artist Miya Hannan on death – in conversation.” Art Radar, November 12, 2017. Read

Gongora Jr, Miguel. “Tension Through Space. Caverna: Infinite Universe,” September 24, 2016. Read

Breslaw, Cathy. “ArtSecene: The Monthly Digest to Art in Southern California,” April, 2013, Vol. 32, No. 8, p. 26. Read

Chute, James. “Miya Hannan: ‘Layers and Missing Links’.” The San Diego Union Tribune, Arts and Culture, March 24, 2013, p. E2. Read

Beltran, JD. “Silence, Exile, and Cunning.” San Francisco Chronicle, City Bright, July 21, 2010 ,http://www.sfgate.com. Read

Giles, Gretchen. “Guessing Games: ‘Silence, Exile, and Cunning’ assigns roles at the SVMA.” Bohemian, April 28 – May 4, 2010, Vol. 31.50 .Tribune, Night & Day, April 17, 2008, p. 25. Read

Pincus, Robert L. “Miya Hannan: Circularity’ is a Solid Debut.” The San Diego Union
Tribune, Night & Day, April 17, 2008, p. 25. Read

Grants

June 2018

April 2018

Nov., 2017

May, 2017

May, 2017

Nevada Art Council Jackpot Grant, Carson City, NV

Sierra Arts Foundation Artist Grant, Reno, NV

Faculty Research Travel Grant for CLA and RSJ, Research and Innovation, the University of Nevada, Reno

Scholarly and Creative Activities Grants, College of Liberal Arts, the University of Nevada, Reno

International Activities Grant, Office of the Provost, the University of Nevada, Reno

Professional Honors, Awards, and Prizes

Nov., 2007    
May, 2007    
Dec., 2006    
May, 2004

Third Place, Art Interview, Germany

Honorable Mention, Art Interview, Germany

Bonese Collins Turner Award, Brand 35, Glendale, CA

First Prize, LA Printmaking Society, Los Angeles, CA

Academic Honors, Awards, and Prizes

May 2013    
Sep., 2005 - May, 2007   
Sep., 2001 - May, 2004    
Feb., 2004    
Jan., 1999 - May, 2001    
May, 2001

Distinguished Alumni Award, Mesa College, San Diego, CA

MFA Fellowship, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

Summa Cum Laude, San Diego State University, CA

The SDSU Provost’s Award, San Diego State University, CA

Dean’s Honor List, Mesa College, San Diego, CA

Mesa College Scholarship Award, Mesa College, San Diego, CA

Collection

Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
Columbia University, New York, NY
Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA 
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
University of California, San Diego, CA

University of Delaware, Newark, DE 
The University of Denver, Denver, CO
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

Visiting Artist Lecture

July, 2017

March, 2014

Apr., 2008

Sep., 2007

United State Embassy, Beijing, China

University of San Diego, CA

Grossmont College, San Diego, CA

Ventura Collage, Ventura, CA

Teaching Experience

July., 2016 - Present

Jan 2016 - May. 2016

Jan. 2009 - Dec. 2015

Jan. 2008 - Dec.2015 

Jan. 2006 - May 2007

Assistant Professor, the University of Nevada, Reno, NV

Instructor, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA

Instructor, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA

Lecturer, University of San Diego, San Diego, CA

Teaching Assistant, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA