Born: December 29, 1982, Florida
Lives and works in Takoma Park, MD
 
 
Education
 
2006-2008    Drawing Studies, The Art Students League of New York, New York, NY
2006-2008    Jeff Koons, painting and sculpture assistant, New York, NY
2004            BA in Painting, Belhaven College, Jackson, MS
 
 
Solo Exhibitions
 
2013    Wearing Ethereal, Flashpoint Gallery, Washington, DC
 
2012    (e)merge Art Fair, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
           Ordinary Glory, Pleasant Plains Workshop, Washington, DC
 
2010    New Birds, All Things Project, curated by Sam Kho, New York, NY
 
2006    Drawings and Paintings, Bessie Cary Lemly Gallery, Jackson, MS
 
 
Group Exhibitions
 
2013    Debris Field, Castle Gallery, curated by Lisa Dahl, New Rochelle, New York
           Objects of Desire, Neptune Fine Art, curated by Chris Neptune, Washington, DC
           Select 2013, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
 
2012    Call Collect, Hamiltonian Gallery, curated by Amanda Jiron-Murphy, Washington, DC
           Garbage Barge Revisited, Islip Art Museum, curated by Karen Shaw, Islip, NY
          What I Know, NYCAMS, curated by Jason Andrew, New York, NY
           Trash Talk, Spattered Columns (ACNY), curated by Lisa Dahl, New York, NY
           Installation for Pentecost, DC Christ Reformed Church, Washington, DC
 
2011    Options 2011, Washington Project for the Arts, curated by Stefanie Fedor, Washington, DC
 
2010    NurtureArt Benefit, Ziehersmith, curated by Dan Cameron and Ceci Moss, New York, NY
           Adams|Miracle two-person show, StorefrontBushwick, Brooklyn, NY
           Verse Suivante, Norte Maar, curated by Jason Andrew, Brooklyn, NY
           Unrealized Conceptual Bushwick, Nurture Art, curated by Rachel Steinberg, Brooklyn, NY
           Born to Die (or Every Artist Thinks They Make Gold), HKJB, curated by Jay Henderson, New York to Berlin
           Art, Value, Currency,  The Pigeon Wing, curated by Isobel Shirley, New York to London.
           New Year, New Work, StorefrontBushwick, curated by Jason Andrew and Deborah Brown, Brooklyn, NY
           Bushwick Open Studios Benefit Show, Brooklyn, NY
           The Box Which Contains the World, Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery, curated by Ali Ashman, Brooklyn, NY
 
2009    Contextualizing Formability, Sugar, curated by Gwendolyn Skaggs, Brooklyn, NY
           6h Annual Juried Show, Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, curated by Kate McNamara,  Long Branch, NJ
           Seam, 100 Grand, New York, NY
 
2008    I am not a machine, NYCAMS, curated by Christina Beckett, New York, NY
           Site-Specific Installation, Rockaway Art Center,  Queens, NY
 
 
Awards
 
Cultural DC, Creative Communities Fund Grant, Washington, DC
 
 
Artist Talk
 
2013    Luce Center Artist Talk, Smithsonian American Museum of Art
 
 
Selected Private Collections
 
Ognibene Collection, Washington DC
Jose Ortiz, Executive Director, Artisphere
Andrea Pollan, Director, Curator’s Office
James Panero, Managaing Editor, The New Criterion
Monica Herman, Director, Mixed Greens Gallery
Jason Andrew, Director, Norte Maar
 
 
Bibliography
 
2013    O’Sullivan, Michael, “Fall Arts Preview”, The Washington Post
           Jacobson, Louis “Reviewed: Jimmy Miracle”, Washington City Paper
           Helton-Gallagher, Chloe, “Wearing Ethereal”. Washington City Paper
           O’Sullivan, Michael, “Jimmy Miracle: Wearing Ethereal”, The Washington Post
           O’Sulivan, Michael, “Spring Arts Preview”, The Washington Post
 
2012    Smith, Matt, “Emerging Again”, New American Paintings
           O’Sullivan, Michael, “A Gallery of (e)merging Artists”, The Washington Post
           Anderson, John James, “Arts Agenda”, DCist
           Panero, James, “What He Knows”, The New Criterion
           O’Sullivan, Michael, “Ordinary Glory”, The Washington Post
           O’Sullivan, Michael, “Gallery Opening of the Week”, The Washington Post
           Smith, Matt, “March Noteworthy”, Parkwayblog
 
2011    Jenkins, Mark, “Options 2011 combines minimal and conceptual art,” The Washington Post
           Taylor, Morgan, “WPA Biennial Options 2011”, Monitor
           Heuser, Tara, “Options: challenging our awareness of the world”, The Pink Line Project
 
2010    Kalm, James, “Jimmy Miracle Art is Magic Bushwick Open Studios,” The James Kalm Report
           Henderson, Jay,”Jimmy Miracle”, HKJBlog
           Short, Aaron, “Art on a Theme: Connectivity,” Bushwick BK
           Chang, Talisa, “Bushwick: Brunch and Art”, The Greenpoint Gazette
           Panero, James, “Gallery Chronicle,” The New Criterion
           Shirley, Isobel, “Interview with Jimmy Miracle”, The Bunker Gallery
 
2009    Tennant, Christy, “Installation Artist Jimmy Miracle” podcast, International Arts Movement
 
2008    Kho, Samuel, “Addressing God in Less-Established Terms,” The Curator
 
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