Marissa Jezak

(marissajezak@gmail.com)

 

EDUCATION

BFA College for Creative Studies 2014
(photography, critical theory)

 

HONORS + AWARDS

2010 College for Creative Studies Scholarship
2010 Glen Peters Memorial Scholarship (visual arts)

 

EXPERIENCE

Studio Assistant - Christopher Schanck, Detroit, MI
7/2015 - ongoing

Editorial Assistant - Detroit Research: A Journal of Practice and Thought, Detroit, MI
8/2012 − 2/2017

Studio Assistant - Michael Vincent Michaud, Bridgeport, CT
6/2014 − 6/2015

Gallery Assistant - Center Galleries, Detroit, MI
9/2013 − 5/2014

Teaching Assistant - College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
9/2013 − 12/2013

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016

60/40, Rope, Baltimore, MD
Agential Cuts, Nitro Trail, San Francisco, CA
Tacking Bit, VI Dancer, San Francisco, CA
Gest's Candle, Kimberly-Klark, New York, NY
Midnight Papers, Et al., San Francisco, CA
UA1273-UA1728, Silver Cloud Ranch, Kula, HI

2015

Marissa Jezak Tony Hope, S1, Portland, OR
Hitman Agent 47, Pamela's, San Francisco, CA
marissa jezak / maddie kuzak, Belle Isle, Detroit, MI
pearlite, WAKE, New Haven, CT

2014

Video Center, N’Namdi Center for Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI
tony hope marissa jezak, Sam’s Space, New Haven, CT
polylogue (BFA thesis), College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
2nd base, 1521 W. Forest, Detroit, MI
Print Party: Exploring Queer Feminisms Through Zines, Michigan Women’s Historical Center : Elizabeth Belen Gallery, Lansing, MI
In Print, Work Detroit Gallery, Detroit, MI

2013

godown, WAKE, Detroit, MI
RANGE, Butter Projects, Royal Oak, MI
Last Depth, Popps Packing, Hamtramck, MI
Skin Slip, 1622 Lysander, Detroit, MI
Small Works, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
polaroid bby, North End Studios, Detroit, MI
Holiday, Sagamore Motor Lodge, Royal Oak, MI
Between Places 13, 1155 Lyman, Oak Park, IL
Detroit Artists' Showcase, Motor City Moishe House, Detroit, MI

2012

Blinded by Blood (solo), F8, Detroit, MI
College for Creative Studies Scholarship Exhibition, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit, MI

2011

Annual Photography Exhibition, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI

 

PUBLICATIONS

Coffinworm (vol.1), Berlin, 2016.
sex magazine, 2016.
age, 2015.
Untitled (ICP Journal), New Haven, 2015.
Spread Em’, Issue #3, Feminist Collective of Detroit, 2013.
Peachy Keen Zine, #3: The Food Issue, Peachy Keen Collective, Lansing, 2013.
Spread Em’, Issue #1, Feminist Collective of Detroit, 2013.


SELF-PUBLISHED

warm womb, 2017.
too many fish in the sea, 2014.
water running bunny running baby running, 2014.
souvenir, 2013.
who's your daddy?, 2013.
Glisten, 2013.
jenny, 2013.
Cassandra Gemini, 2013.
Madonna and Child, 2013.
The the Empty, 2012.