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Jason Waskey

Jason Waskey was born in Washington D.C. in 1970. He was raised in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and trained as an artist first at Parsons School of Design in New York City, and then received his B.F.A. from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.
He has filled a variety of jobs in the arts field; as a freelance illustrator, as an instructor for the Art Institute of Seattle, and as art director for both a newspaper, and a comic book publisher.

Jason currently works as a Creative Director at Microsoft.

Jason's works have been exhibited nationally and internationally in both group and solo gallery exhibitions. His art has been seen in numerous publications, including a graphic novel co-authored with writer Devin O’Leary.

He resides in Seattle, where he tries to paint every day.

  1970   Washington DC
  1988   Parson’s School of Design New York City, New York
  1990   University of New Mexico - Albuquerque, New Mexico - B.F.A. (with distinction)

  2005   Prosser Gallery Walk - Prosser, Washington
  2004   ec•lec•tic gallerie- Seattle, Washington
  2002   Zerene - Seattle, Washington
  1997   Habitude - Seattle, Washington
  1996   Art Bar - - Seattle, Washington
  1992   Found Family - - ASA Gallery - Albuquerque, New Mexico
  2010   Brackenwood Gallery Small Treasures - Langley, Washington
  2010   Angel Gallery October Show - Coeur d' Alene, Idaho
  2009   NSCC - Minatures and Small Worlds - Seattle, Washington
  2009   Dezart Gallery - Palm Springs, California
  2008   Dezart Gallery - Palm Springs, California
  2007   Dezart Gallery - Palm Springs, California
  2006   Dezart Gallery - Palm Springs, California
  2005   Dezart Gallery - Palm Springs, California
  2004   Kenmore Arts Festival -
Kenmore, Washington
  2004   Parklane Gallery International Miniature Art Show - Kirkland, Washington
  2003   Kenmore Arts Festival - Kenmore, Washington
  2003   Magnolia Arts Festival - Seattle, Washington
  2001   Zerene - Seattle, Washington
  1992   ASA Gallery, Spring Juried Paper Show - Albuquerque, New Mexico
  1991   ASA Gallery, Winter Juried Paper Show - Albuquerque, New Mexico


Washington Athletic Club

  2009  November Poets and Artists
  2008  NW Source
  2008  Lines and Colors
  1994  Dark Horse Presents, graphic anthology
  1992  Falls the Gotham Rain, graphic novel


  2010  Lincoln City Plein Air Paint Out

— People's Choice Award

  2004   Kenmore Arts Festival

— 2nd place painting and drawing

—honorable mention painting and drawing

  2003  Kenmore Arts Festival

—honorable mention painting and drawing




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