Arizona Artist Jeff Curtis - Jephyr

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Jeff Curtis Art: Honors and Awards
Mesa Community College

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Fall of 2003 to present

October 2005 through Fall 2011

  • International Honor Society of Two Year Colleges, Phi Theta Kappa, Omicrom Beta Chapter member, Mesa Community College.

2012

  • Fall 2012 - Mesa Community College - Declare Success Your Major: A third video created for MCC was puchased by the school for $100.00.

Or view this video full size on my YouTube channel.

 

  • 2012, Mesa Community College Student Art Show, $100.00 Utrecht Award: "Model C".

Copyright 2012 Jephyr Student Art Show

 

 

Copyright 2012 Jephyr Student Art Show 2

Photos of Jephyr's
Graphite Drawing
"Model C" at the
2012 MCC Student
Art Show

 

Model C THMB

Model "C"

(update: since the show this
image has been renamed to
"Breakdown")

2011

    Fall 2011: $300.00, 2nd place winner for Mesa
    Community College, Declare Success Your Major, student video contest.

    Students were asked to create a 2 to 5 minute video showing how going to MCC was benefiting them.

    You can view my video by pressing play below:




    You may also view it full size on my YouTube video page.


  • October 20, 2011, One of six MCC students selected from 14 applicants for a Tempe Art Guild Award ($100.00 gift certificate from Arizona Art Supply). Read more details in a press release on my Fine Art America site or visit the Tempe Artists Guild Website.

  • Spring 2011: $500.00, 1st place winner for Mesa Community Colleges, Declare Success Your Major, video contest.

View my video by pressing play below:



You may also view it full size on my YouTube video page: http://youtu.be/DcPJLre9vP4



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Image:  Copyright Jephyr (Jeff Curtis), All Rights Reserved.  Summer 2011, Leg Muscle Print, from MCC Permanent Collection, on display at Kirk Center.

Summer 2011: My Framed Print, "Lower Leg Muscle Study" from MCC's Art Department's permanent collection hung at the Kirk Center on the Dobson campus.

 

 

Quick Info and links:

 

 

 

2011 - Mesa Community College - Declare Success Your Major Video Contest:

Spring 2011 - 1st Place

Fall 2011 - 2nd Place

 

Read a Fine Art America Press Release about the video contests here.

 

 

October 2011

Jephyr Painting - Etude Classique

Tempe Artists Guild Award
($100.00 Gift Certificate to Arizona Art Supply

 

 

 

Summer 2011:

copyright Jeff Curtis

My Framed Print, "Lower Leg Muscle Study" from MCC's Art Department's permanent collection hung at the Kirk Center on the Dobson campus.

2010

  • 2010, Mesa Community College Student Art Show, $100.00 Juror Award: "Etude Classique".
  • 2010, "Etude Classique" selected to be displayed at the MCC Outback Theater with other Student Award winners.
  • My Oil Painting from Spring 2008 Panting I was used again (also spring and fall 2009) by Painting instructor Cyndi Peterson on flyers announcing her Spring 2010 Painting classes. (left image below)

 

Links:

 


Etude Classique

 


Small Still Life
Glazing Study

 

Register for classes
or to find out more
about MCC:
Mesa Community College

2009

Fall, 2009: Four prints accepted into permanent collections at MCC as follows:

 

2009, Mesa Community College Student Art.  Photo: Copyright Jeff Curtis

2009, Mesa Community College Student Art
Show, "That's Gonna Leave A Mark" (far left)

 

  • 2009, Mesa Community College Student Art Show, $100.00 Juror Award: "Upper Leg Muscle Study". (see link to right)
  • 2009, Mesa Community College Student Art Show, Charcoal and Conte' Drawing, "That's Gonna Leave A Mark" (outside piece for 1st portfolio, Life Drawing III)
  • Spring 2009, "Neck Muscle Study" and "Upper Leg Muscle Study" selected by Life Drawing - Anatomy instructor Gingher Leyendecker and displayed with other student works for 2 weeks at the Kirk Center, MCC.
  • Spring 2009, Art Anatomy completed as an honors class. For my Honors Project I gave an in-class, 30 minute Power Point presentation/demonstration on using the Wacom Tablet and Sketchbook Pro software.
  • My Oil Painting from Spring 2008 Panting I was used again (and again in 2010) by instructor Cyndi Peterson on flyers announcing her Fall 2009 Painting classes. (see 2010 Honors for image of similar poster)


Good Pal Tiberius (with ever-present Pepsi) looks over the Display at MCC's Kirk Center, Image: Copyright Jeff Curtis
Good Pal Tiberius (with ever-present Pepsi) looks over the Display, with my Musle Study, at MCC's Kirk Center
(Factoid: If you cut Tiberius...he bleeds Pepsi : )

Links:


Neck
Muscle Study
- Artists Of Promise Award

 

 


Lower Leg Muscle Study

 


Upper Leg
Muscle Study
Warning: Nude Image

 

 

n
That's Gonna
Leave A Mark

 

 

n
Neck Muscle Study
At the 2009 Artists
Of Promise

2008

  • 2008, Mesa Community College Student Art Show, $150.00 Best of Medium Award: "Red Conte' Study" (See link to right) - Life Drawing II, Instructor Gingher Leyendecker.

2008 MCC Student Art Show.  Photo:  Copyright Jeff Curtis
2008 MCC Student Art Show
Red Conte' Study

 

  • Spring 2008, "Red Conte' Study" displayed for one month with other Artist of Promise Art Award winners at Maricopa Community College's Estrella Mountain Community College, Komatke Hall.

Artists Of Promise on display at Estella Mountain College
Artists Of Promise on display at Estella Mountain College

 

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Fall 2008, "Back Muscle Study" and "Neck Muscle Study" selected and displayed with other student works for 2 weeks in the Art and Communication Building, MCC.

  • Fall 2008, "Back Muscle Study" and "Neck Muscle Study" selected and displayed with other student works for 2 weeks in the Art and Communication Building, MCC.

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  • Spring 2008, Painting I, Mesa Community College. Instructor Cynthia Peterson. Limited Palette Painting Displayed in Art & Communication Building Display Case. (In pic on bottom right: Top row, second from left)
  • Fall 2008, this same painting was selected by Cynthia Peterson and used on Flyers Promoting her Spring 2009 Oil Painting Classes. (see 2010 Honors for image of similar poster)

 

2008 Forum Contests:

 

Links:

 

Red Conte' Study
Warning: Nude Image

 

 

Orpheum Theater
Phoenix, Arizona

 

 


2008 Artists Of
Promise Awards

 

 


Orpheum Theater
2008 Artists Of
Promise Gallery

 

 


Red Conte'
Study On Display at
The Orpheum

 

 


Spring 2008 - Painting I

 

2006

  • Fall 2006, Color Theory , Instructor Kai Kim. Color Theory Assignments Displayed in Art & Communication Building Display Case.

Fall 2006, Color Theory , Painting Assignment:  "Space Walk"
"Space Walk"

 


Collage Painting

And Space Walk

Displayed In
Art & Communication
Building Case, 2006

2005

  • 2005, Mesa Community College Student Art Show. Art 170, 179, 185, 284 and 290 combined project. Seven minute Animation/Live Action Short Video: Visitation.
  • Fall 2005, President's Honor Roll, Mesa Community College.



Click Here To View "Visitation" Video

Click Here To
View Visitation

 


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