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Jacqueline Nathan

Gallery Director, Curator, Administrator

MA, University of Illinois, Springfield, Community Arts Management, 1985
BA, Northern Illinois University, Art, 1972

Areas of Research/Artistic Focus
Developing, organizing and implementing a vigorous exhibition program of 10-12 exhibitions per year
Promoting external and internal visibility and community linkage
Managing budget development and fiscal operations
Seeking funding: writing grants to public agencies, private foundations and university sources
Soliciting and managing donations of artwork and contributions from individuals
Managing daily operations of the galleries and supervising 10-12 student staff and interns
Curating 1-3 exhibitions per year
Producing educational and promotional materials
Working with the Gallery Advisory Board to develop long and short range plans.

Recent Accomplishments

Professional Activities
Board member, Bowling Green Arts Council 2011-2013
Juror, Salon des Refuses, Toledo Arts Commission, 2011
Black Swamp Arts Festival Art Committee 1995 - 2005, 2008 - 2013
Panelist, Ohio Arts Council Sustainability and Arts Access Panels, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009
Juror, Wassenberg Art Center Exhibition, 2009
Juror, Crosby Gardens Art Show, 2007
External reviewer, Ohio Humanities Council: Cultural Domestication/Instinctual Desire, University of Toledo, 2006
Conference Committee member, Holocaust Cluster, ICS, 2004-6
Juror, French Art Colony Festival Art Exhibition, 2006
Juror, Adrian (Michigan) Arts Council Annual Art Exhibition, 2005
Black Swamp Arts Festival Co-chair, 1993-4

Grants
More than $75,000 awarded in external grants since 2004, including the Domrose Foundation, Bowling Green Community Foundation and Ohio Arts Council.
More than $15,000 in internal grants since 2004.

Exhibitions Curated
2013
Consumed: Nourihment & Desire
New Art/New Sound
2012
A Conversation: Glass Masters of Japan & the Studio Glass Movement
Marina Rosenfeld, WHITE LINES
2011
Fresh: Ohio
2009
UpScale/DownSize
2008
Graphic Language: The Art of the ‚Ä√∫Comic‚Ä√π Book
V3: Variations in Vision & Video: Recent Work by Jud Yalkut
2007
HEROES
WATER WORKS
2006
Marty Kalb, The Holocaust Series (McFall Gallery)
2005
Peter Gourfain
DNA (do not assume…), Co-curator and catalogue editor with Gregory Little


Staff member at BGSU since 1985