Born outside of Buffalo, NY, Amanda Maciuba graduated from the University at Buffalo with a degree in Visual Studies. She has an MFA in printmaking and a Certificate in Book Arts from the University of Iowa. Maciuba shows her work throughout the US and has participated in juried shows at the Minnesota Center for Book Arts, the Print Center New York, and Highpoint Center for Printmaking. She has been awarded artist residencies at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Fire Island National Seashore, the Kimmel Harding Nelson Arts Center, In Cahoots Residency, and the Haystack Open Studio Residency. Currently, she teaches printmaking, drawing and book arts at Mount Holyoke College.
Master of Fine Arts, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Major: Printmaking, Minor: Intermedia
Graduate Certificate in Book Studies/Book Arts & Technologies, University of Iowa
Master of Arts, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
Major: Printmaking, Minor: Intermedia
Bachelor of Fine Arts, State University at New York, Buffalo
Concentration: Print Media, Minor: Art History
Wave/Surge/Spike, Amanda Maciuba, Jessica Tam & Jen Morris, juried by Lisa Thompson and the A.P.E. exhibitions committee, A.P.E. Gallery, Northampton, MA.
Stillness, Movement, Chaos, Juried by Jenny Robinson, The Print Club of Rochester, Rochester Institute of Technology City Art Space, Rochester NY
In Residence: Selections from Haystack’s Open Studio Residency, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Dear Isle, ME.
Delta National Small Prints Exhibition, juried by Gretchen L. Wagner, Bradbury Art Museum, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR.
Contested Spaces: 2019 Harnett Biennial of American Prints, Juried by Carmen Hermo, Joel and Lila Harnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA.
The Boston Printmakers 2019 North American Print Biennial, Juried by Shelley R. Langdale, Jewett Art Gallery, Wellesley, MA (materials prize).
2019 Mid America Print Council Juried Members’ Exhibition, Juried by Yoonmi Nam, Bolivar Gallery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY.
Space Between Two, Zea Mays Printmaking -Juried Member Exhibition, A.P.E. Gallery, Northampton, MA.
2018 Four Rivers Print Biennial, Juried by Lisa Bulawsky, Gallery 304, Carbondale Community Arts, Carbondale, IL.
Louisiana International Printmaking Exhibition, Juried by Ben Hickey, School of Design Bethea Gallery, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA (honorable mention).
36th Bradley International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Juried by Kathryn Polk, Bradley University Galleries, Peoria, IL.
Stand Out Prints 2016, Juried by Elizabeth Wyckoff, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN.
Beyond the Norm: International Juried Printmaking Exhibition, Juried by Susan Tallman, University Galleries of Illinois State University, Normal, IL.
The Book as Art v4.0: Boundless, Juried by Andrew Glasgow, Julie Leonard & Cynthia Delaney Lollis, Periodicals Gallery of the Decatur Library, Decatur, GA.
Masur Museum of Art 53rd Annual Competition, Juried by Holly Hughes, Monroe, LA.
Monumental Ideas/Intimate Scale, Juried by Benjie Heu, River Campus Art Gallery, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO.
Somewheres & Nowheres: New Prints 2014/Autumn, curated by Nicola López, International Print Center New York, NY.
Stand Out Prints, curated by Susan Tallman, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN.
Midwest Multiples, curated by Hesse McGraw, Nemeth Art Center, Park Rapids, MN.
SELECTED SOLO/TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
Recurrent, Davis Gallery at Houghton House, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY.
Placed & Displaced, Upper Traylor Gallery, Doris Ulmann Galleries at Berea College, Berea, KY.
Peripheral Vision, Borgia Gallery, Elms College, Chicopee, MA.
Flyover - Prints & Artist’s Books by Amanda Maciuba, Hosmer Gallery, Forbes Library, Northampton, MA.
Impermanent Lines - Artist-in-Residence Show, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.
Proceed On, Olive Deluce Art Gallery, Northwest Missouri State, Maryville, MO.
Here (MFA exhibition), Eve Drewelowe Gallery, Studio Arts Building, Iowa City, IA.
lost/loss/excess (MA exhibition), The Porch Gallery, Studio Arts Building, Iowa City, IA.
AWARDS, HONORS & RESIDENCIES
2020 Pentaculum 2020, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts (Invited, Postponed due to Covid-19)
Boston Printmakers 2019 North American Print Biennial, Materials Prize, Juried by Shelley R. Langdale.
Faculty Research Grant, Mount Holyoke College, Dean of Faculty Office.
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center Residency Award, Nebraska City, NE.
Open Studio Residency at Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Dear Isle, ME.
2018 Artist-in-Residence, Fire Island National Seashore, Patchogue, NY.
2017 Honorable Mention, Louisiana International Printmaking Exhibition, Juried by Ben Hickey.
2016 Best-in-Show, Fresh Ink 2016, Juried by Katie Baldwin, Wonder Fair Gallery, Lawrence.
2016 Artist-in-Residence, Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Matfield Green, KS.
2015-2016 Printmaking Artist-in-Residence, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.
2015 Artwork Purchase Prize, The Michael J. Brody Award, University of Iowa.
2014 Artist-in-Residence, Iowa Lakeside Laboratory, Milford, IA.
2009 Strategic Opportunity Stipend (SOS), New York Foundation for the Art.
Assistant Professor of Printmaking - Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA.
Guest Artist in Printmaking - Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA.
Lecturer - University of Missouri - Kansas City, Print Media (Intaglio) 224/309.
Lecturer - Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO. Mark Making, Advanced Printmaking Seminar, Lithography Seminar .
Lecturer - Emporia State University, Emporia, KS. Basic Drawing, 2-Dimensional Design, Art Appreciation.
Teaching Faculty in Adult Education – Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS.