CV - Jacob C Hammes
2015 MFA Tyler School of Art
2004 BFA School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Selected Gallery Exhibitions
Made at Work @ Threewalls, Chicago, IL
No Meat in Team @ Crane Arts ICEBOX Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Social Skills @ Temple Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA
Beware of False Prophets who come unto You Dressed in Sheep’s Clothing, and Underneath they are Ravening Wolves @ Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Bare Bones @ The Franklin, Chicago, IL
It’s Not Me It’s You @ Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
Jacob C. Hammes: Medicine Cabinet @ Sofa King, Chicago, IL.
Making is the Mirror @ Roxaboxen Exhibitions. Chicago, IL
NADA Art Fair, Miami Beach, FL with ACRE Projects.
Hammes/Payne @ New Capital Projects. Chicago, IL.
Jacob C Hammes: 21 Motorcycles @ The Hills Esthetic Center, Chicago, IL.
Program/Suffer/Abstain/Deprogram @ Harold Washington College, Chicago, IL.
Waveforms @ Grunwald Gallery, University of Indiana, Bloomington, IN.
Jacob C Hammes/Lisa Rybovich Cralle @ Roots and Culture Contemporary Art Center, Chicago, IL.
Halfway to Entropy @ The Storefront, Chicago, IL.
Metaton's Roof: New Work by Jacob C Hammes @ Hungryman Gallery, Chicago, IL.
Jacob C Hammes: Deep Imagination Therapy @ JJ Morgan & Co., Wellington, New Zealand.
Synesthetic Collection: Jacob C Hammes @ Te Tuhi Centre for the Arts,
Auckland, New Zealand.
Chawnoiserie (video collaboration with Tom Burtonwood @ Fountain Studios, New York, NY
Bad At Sports @ Apex Arts, New York, NY
Chasing Two Rabbits @ Threewalls, Chicago, IL
Navigating Culture through Paper @ Studio 2. Austin, TX
BEER @ Ben Russell, Chicago, IL.
Salad, Church, and Exercise @ Co Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL.
Jacob C Hammes: New Work @ Pall Mall Gallery, Chicago, IL
Liv Ullman, Anaerobic Digestion, Post-Psychiatry, Kansas City, MO. St. Louis, MO.
Songs of Returning, Both Silent and Aloud @ Art of This, Minneapolis, MN.
Vulva O'Keefe Versus Angry Goldsworthy @ Deadtech, Chicago, IL.
Versionfest 8 @ Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL.
COMA 17 @ California Occidental Museum of Art, Chicago, IL.
Vomitorium with AgitProp @ Gallery 40000, Chicago, IL
To London From Chicago, with Great Love @ ICabin, London, UK.
Jacob C Hammes: Spice Narcissus @ artLedge, Chicago, IL.
XTV @ Lounge Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
Open Source Open Ear @ Mess Hall, Chicago, IL.
Sound Canopy @ Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL.
Residencies and Awards
2016 Ilya and Emilia Kabakov Award - Temple University
2013-2015 Temple University Presidential Fellowship
2012 ACRE residency, Steuben, WI.
2012 Harold Arts residency, Chesterhill, OH.
2011 The Storefront residency, Chicago, IL.
2010 City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs CAAP Grant
2010 JJ Morgan & Co. residency, Wellington, NZ.
2008 City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs CAAP Grant
Selected Performances and Screenings
2011 Vie De Boheme @ Threewalls, Chicago, IL.
2010 Jacob C Hammes: Deep Imagination Therapy @ JJ Morgan & Co., Wellington, New Zealand.
2010 Jacob C Hammes and Vitamin S @ Wine Cellar, Auckland, NZ.
2010 Here/Not There with Chicago Phonographers @ Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL.
2009 Select Media Festival: Hypnosis Experiment @ Co-Prosperity Sphere, Chicago, IL
2009 Spiderbug @ West Chicago City Museum, West Chicago, IL.
2008 Preshish Moments and Pseudofaux @ 4lowershop, Oakland, CA.
2006 Nastacasta/Pseudofaux @ Roots and Culture Contemporary Art Center, Chicago, IL.
2005 Open Source Open Ear @ Mess Hall, Chicago, IL.
Selected Publications and Reviews
2015 Warm Splash - Tyler School of Art
2012 Bad at Sports interview and review of 21 Motorcycles.
2012 Makespace interview, November 8.
2012 Grunwald Gallery of Art at Indiana University exhibition catalogue
for Waveforms. Bloomington, In.
2011 Sculpture Magazine Making Worlds: Chicago Sound as Sculpture
article featuring Chicago Phonography.
2011 Drunken Boat International Journal of Art #12, Nov 8, 2011.
2010 New City Art review for Jacob C. Hammes: Metatron’s Roof. New
City Magazine, Chicago, IL.
2011 Sculpture Magazine: Making Worlds: Chicago Sound as Sculpture review of ChiPhono at MCA Chicago.
2010 The Big Idea: Te Aria Nui review of Jacob C Hammes: Synesthetic Collection. Auckland, New Zealand.
2007 Leonardo Music Journal. The Art of the Gremlin: Inventive Musicians, Curious Devices artist statement and interview for Rotted Orange.