Jack Turnbull



Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston, MA  2016-2017 Masters of Teaching,  Art Education

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence, RI 2007 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration

European Honors Program, Rome, Italy 2005- 2006

Teaching Experience

Jeremiah Burke High School, Roxbury MA Fall 2017- Student Teacher, grades 9-12, MAT program, Massachusetts College of Art & Design

Lesley University College of Art & Design (LUCAD), Cambridge MA. 2013-2017 - Adjunct Professor in Animation Department. Taught Seminar in Animation and freshmen seminar in Animation.  

Art Institute of Boston, Boston Ma.  2012  - 2016 Instructor, Comics and the Graphic Novel, Animation,  Taught studio course for summer session freshman

Clearence Edwards Middle School, Charlestown, MA  2009 - 2016 Graphic Novel & Animation Instructor, Extended Learning Time, Substitute Teacher, Teaching basics: storytelling, drawing, sequence, iconic language skills etc. www.edwardsmiddleschoolmanga.blogspot.com

Hartje Gallery, Brookline, MA 2007 - 2008 - Portfolio Preparation Teacher to high school seniors for college admissions. Organized lesson plans.

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence RI 2007 Teaching Assistant, Painting II: Co-taught intermediate sophomore level painting class (oils, mark making, composition, layering), provided weekly critiques of student work, met with students weekly to discuss progress in course and answered questions, assisted instructor with demonstrations.

Artworks Summer Program, Beverly MA 2003-2006 Art Director: Designed and taught summer studio art camp for 7 to 12 year olds.


Publications Featured work with - WGBO Radio (2008), White Horse Productions (2009), Watershed Magazine (2007) , Other Magazine (2003), Moo-cow Fan Club (2008), Clamour Magazine (2004), Tom Cody Textile Design (2008), Southern Rhode Island Magazine (2007-2009), Storyboarding for Geovision Corporation (2007).


Solo Exhibitions

"COMICS 1995 - present" Carr Haus Gallery, 2007, Providence, RI - 2007

Selected Group Exhibitions

“Withinsight” - Arnheim Gallery, Massart, Boston MA. 2017

"Comics: Frame by Frame", Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA. 0216, curated by Dave Ortega

"Art on the Marquee", Public Installation, Boston Convention Center, Boston MA. 2016

"Comics Show" Picture Place Gallery, Brookline, MA. 2014

"Comics Show" Picture Place Gallery Brookline, MA. 2013

Hub Comics "Dark Knight on a Dark Knight" 2011-2016, Somerville Ma.

Music and Visuals, Montserrat Gallery, Beverly, Ma. 2010

Collorgy show, Junto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2009

Machines with Magnets, curated by Allison Cole, Pawtucket, RI, 2008

Illustration Explosion, Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), ISB Gallery, Providence RI 2007

SPARK - SVA Design Final(Jesse Willmon’s www.com-mix.org presentation) School of Visual Arts, New York, NY - 2016

European Honors Program Spring Show, Palazzo Cenci, Rome, Italy - 2006

European Honors Program, Fall Show, Palazzo Cenci, Rome, Italy - 2006

Roommates, Dirt Palace Window Gallery - Olneyville RI, 2005

Author of The Invasive Exotics, I Escaped A Satanic Ninja Cult,  Roger Otto: Dinosaur Skateboarder and other zines & comic books.   

Takes commissions & is available for Illustration. Email mr.jackwhturnbull@gmail.com for commisions, rates, questions and comments.  

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