About

Professional Experience:

2018 - “Contour” Solo exhibition at The Factory, Seattle WA

2018 - "Topophilia" Group show at the Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA 

2017 - "Beacon Sunset" - Outdoor permanent mural (54 x 28 feet)  located at 3013 Beacon Ave S. Seattle WA

2017 (and 2014) - "Da' Salon" - Group show at Gallery 5547, Seattle WA.

2017 - "Many Lands" - Group show at Bridge Productions, Georgetown, Seattle WA.

2015 - "Paintings" - Solo exhibition at Cupcake Royale, Capitol Hill, Seattle WA.

2015 - "Funhouse" - Solo exhibition at Martyr Sauce. Pioneer Square, Seattle WA

2015 - Grand prize winner at the Blue Moon 20th Anniversary art show. Cafe Pettirosso, Seattle WA 

2015 - Group Show with Backstreet Bazaar. The Hillman City Collaboratory, Seattle WA

2014 - March 2015 "Light & Line" Site specific installation at the headquarters of Amazon on the corner of Boren ave N and John St.  Sponsored by Storefronts Seattle a program of Shunpike.

2014 "Organic Geometry" Solo show at The Hillman City Collaboratory, Seattle WA

2013, "Columbia Blooming" permanent mural commission for the Ark Lodge Cinema and Community Arts Create, Seattle WA, collaboration with the artist Camille Shumann.

2013, “Paintings” Tutta Bella Columbia City, Seattle WA

2013 to present, served on the board for the Backstreet Bazaar and Columbia City Artwalk.

2012 - September 2014, Assistant art teacher at Magic Lantern Montessori, Seattle WA

2011, collaboration with the artists Calen Barca-Hall and Paul k. Hempstead on the honorarium installation"Another Door" at the Burning Man Festival in Black Rock City, NV.

2010, "Compositions” Studio exhibition at Millett studio, Seattle, WA.

2010, “Spacing Out” Gallery cases at the UCSC art department, Santa Cruz, CA

2009, “Minus One” Group show in the E block gallery at COFA, Sydney NSW, Australia.

 

 

 

 

 

 Jake was born in 1988 and raised in the Columbia City neighborhood of South Seattle. He currently works as the studio assistant to the artist  Peter Millett . Duties include the fabrication of steel and wood sculptures. He loves the great outdoors, sailing and swimming in lake washington, playing soccer and basketball, surfing, eating good food with his family and friends, and the Seahawks.

Jake was born in 1988 and raised in the Columbia City neighborhood of South Seattle. He currently works as the studio assistant to the artist Peter Millett. Duties include the fabrication of steel and wood sculptures. He loves the great outdoors, sailing and swimming in lake washington, playing soccer and basketball, surfing, eating good food with his family and friends, and the Seahawks.

Press:

"Artist creates idyllic 'Beacon Hill Sunset' for giant Mural" By Gus Marshall - South Seattle Emerald

Recommended show - The Stranger

Recommended show - The Stranger

"The Double Vision of a New Place for Southeast Seattle and New Paintings by Jake Millett" By Jen Graves - The Stranger

Education:

2010, BA in studio art (focus in printmaking) from the University of California Santa Cruz.

2009, year of study abroad at the College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia.

 

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