Bio

Jean Mandeberg is a visual artist, emeritus faculty at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA, and a community arts advocate.  Resume, 2016

Studiohttp://hyperallergic.com/227568/a-view-from-the-easel-77/

International travel supports Jean’s wide ranging artistic interests.  She has attended the Radish Carving Festival in Oaxaca, Mexico (1995), Las Fallas Fire Festival in Valencia, Spain (2001), Swiss Expo that hosted Diller & Scofidio’s Blur Building on Lake Neuchatel, Switzerland (2002), the Puppet Theater Festival in Zagreb, Croatia (2006), the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, South Africa (2009), the Flower Festival in Madeira, Portugal (2014), and The Flaherty Film Seminar in Hamilton, NY (2016).

Visual Art Faculty, The Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA.   blogs.evergreen.edu/jeanm/

Commissioner, Washington State Arts Commission.  Appointed by Governor Gary Locke 2004; Re-Appointed by Governor Christine Gregoire 2006, 2009.  Chair, 2008-10.  www.arts.wa.gov.

Board Member, Olympia Artspace Alliance   olympiaartspace.org/