curriculum vitae:

 

Solo and two-artist Exhibitions

Playin’: New Art by Gandy”. Odell Brewing. Denver, CO. Opens August 2019

Meditations: New Works by Gandy”. M. Romero Gallery. Denver, CO. 2018

Light and Line II: Gandy and Drew Landon”. GRACe Studios. Denver, CO. 2017

Gandy & Victa Designs”. CreativeArts Coalition to Transform Urban Spaces. Long Beach, CA. 2017

Light and Line I: Gandy and Drew Landon”. JXN Haus. Jackson, MS. 2013

Gandy & Tristan Barlow”. Greater Jackson Arts Council. Jackson, MS. 2012

Figurative: Gandy & Bryant Hawkins”. 121 Studios. Jackson, MS. 2012

“ Meditations: New Works by Gandy ”. M. Romero Gallery. Denver, CO. 2018.

Meditations: New Works by Gandy”. M. Romero Gallery. Denver, CO. 2018.

Group Exhibitions

“Outside Artfest”. GRACe Studios. Denver, CO. 2019

“Munny Show”. Abstract Denver. Denver, CO 2019

“Art for the Walls”. New Cottage School for the Arts. Denver, CO 2019

Lit Fest”. Lighthouse Writers. Denver, CO. 2019

First Friday Group Show”. GRACe Studios. Denver, CO. 2017

“Adiós”. Mississippi Museum of Art. Jackson, MS. 2015

New Art”. 121 Studios. Jackson, MS. 2012

Art Walk Group Show”. Oddfellows Gallery. Hattiesburg, MS. 2008

MixedCore”. Icon Gallery. Jackson, MS. 2007

Recognitions

“Innovator Changing the South”. Southern Living Magazine. 2016

Governor’s Recognition. Year of the Creative Economy. 2014

“Most Intriguing Jacksonian”. Jackson Free Press. 2014

“Chris Hainsey Award For Creativity”. Governor’s School. 2007

Public Speaking

Mississippi Heard: A Cross Cultural Endeavor. Sewanee: The University of the South. Sewanee, TN. 2016

Social Problem Solving: Modern Art in Mississippi. Tulane University. New Orleans, LA. 2015

Cost Efficiency: The Attendance Problem. Ohr O’Keefe Museum of Art. Biloxi, MS. 2015

subSIPPI: Cultural Cross-Fertilization. University of Southern Mississippi: Honors College. Hattiesburg, MS. 2013

Youth Hip-Hop Summit: Street Art Instructor. Millsaps University. 2012

Youth Hip-Hop Summit: Street Art Instructor. Jackson State University. 2011

Art Initiatives

Mississippi Modern, Inc. Founding President. 2014 - 2016

Midtown Art District. Community Leader. 2008 - 2014

JXN: A Free Press. Creator. 2011-2012

JXN HAUS. Founder. 2013

subSIPPI. Art Director & Co-Creator. 2011 - 2013

MixedCore. Co-Creator. 2007

Publications

A5 Magazine (Great Britain). #22. 2019

RiNo Field Guide. RiNo Artists. 2019

Vice: Creators. “In Mississippi, Art = Community”. 2017

Southern Living Magazine. “Innovators Changing the South”. 2016

The Clarion-Ledger. “Artists struggle, thrive in Jackson”. 2016

Find It In Fondren Magazine. “Fabricating the Social Fabric”. 2016

The Clarion-Ledger. “Art museum's overnight 'Adiós' to Spanish exhibitions”. 2015

Portico Magazine. “subSIPPI: An Exploratory Documentary of Mississippi Subcultures”. 2014

The Reflector. “MS Modern Brings Music, Arts Festival to Starkville”. 2014

The Atlantic: City Lab. “The Best City for the Next Generation of Artists Just Might Be Jackson”. 2013

The Purple and White. “Midtown Gets Down”. 2013

Jackson Free Press. “Kids Being Creative: Figment 2013”. 2013

Jackson Free Press. “Building a Creative Incubator”. 2013

Jackson Free Press. “Hunting and Gathering”. 2013 

Picayune Item. “State Subcultures Illustrated in subSIPPI”. 2013

Jackson Free Press. “From Nothing to Something”. 2013

Jackson Free Press. “Capturing the Zeitgeist”. 2013

Student Printz. “subSIPPI Blooms Throughout Magnolia State”. 2013

The Mississippi Collegian. “What is Mississippi?”. 2013

Jackson Free Press. “In Search of an Honest Portrayal”. 2012

The Daily Mississippian. “subSIPPI: Documenting Mississippi from Home”. 2012

Jackson Free Press. “Portrait Of A Young Man As An Artist”. 2007

Select Trade skills

Art Direction

Gallery Direction

Project Management

Graphics Coordination & Logistics

Graphic Design

Production Design

Print Design

Video Editing

Large-Format Printing

Screen Printing

Sign Painting