Curriculum Vitae

Performances, Screenings, and Exhibitions
Dark Night (performance art), Ambiguous Spookies, TODAY Clothing, Ann Arbor MI (curated by Niki Williams)
I’m So Sorry (performance art), Emergency INDEX, Jam Handy, Detroit (curated by Katie Grace McGowan)
Red Blob Massacre (director, performer, designer, editor), Unfinished Business, Wild Birds Brooklyn, Brooklyn NY (curated by Alison Pirie)
Stitched Chasm (fiber art), Pivots & Pitfalls, Riverside Art Center, Ypsilanti MI (curated by Trevor Stone)
Parent Skins (performance photography), Something Growing Inside, TrustArt Gallery, Ann Arbor MI (curated by Barbara Hohman)
Forced Labor (collaborative shadow puppetry/animation), BAD & NASTY, Light Box Detroit, MI
Cats Utopia (performer, director), Emergency Index LIVE, CMAP Detroit, MI (curated by Katie Grace McGowan)
The Little Devils (playwright, director, performer), Broadcast locally and nationally, USA
The OOO & The AAA (director, performer, designer), Bennett Elementary School, Detroit, MI
The Little Devils, staged reading (playwright, director),The Performance Laboratory, Detroit, MI
City Mouse/Country Mouse(solo puppet show), Sidewalk Festival of Performing Arts, Detroit, MI
Boat to Nowhere (playwright, director, designer),Porous Borders Festival, Detroit, MI
The Stages of Newborn Poop (solo performance),MOCAD, Detroit, MI
The Beguine (director, designer, performer, videographer, editor)UMMA, Ann Arbor, MI
Buoj iz Jeb Summer Swimsuit 2013 (solo performance),Dixon Place, New York City, NY
Buoj iz Jeb Professional Figure Model (solo performance),REwork Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN
Buoj iz Jeb Professional Figure Model (solo performance),Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
Buoj iz Jeb Summer Swimsuit 2012 (solo performance),Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, IL
Boss Battle (performer), Video Games Exhibition, Smithsonian, Washington D.C.
Red Blob Massacre (director, performer, designer, editor),The Cavern Club, Ann Arbor, MI
Face Off (video installation),Work: Ann Arbor Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI
Cucian Kami (video), Tent Gallery, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Die, Tomato, Die!!! (solo performance),Contemporary Art Institute Detroit, Detroit, MI
Golden Opera (solo performance), Dreamland Theater, Ypsilanti, MI
Beneath the Concrete (playwright, director, performer),Contemporary Art Institute Detroit, MI
Variations on Bouffons (performer), Boulder Circus Center, Boulder, CO
Isabel Jukes’ Karaoke Extravaganza (solo performance),Dreamland Theater, Ypsilanti, MI
Transmogrification(video),Work: Detroit Gallery, Detroit, MI
Potret Manehna (opera, director, performer),Syang Gallery, Central Java, Indonesia
God Save My Child (solo performance),Lembaga Indonesia Perancis, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Batu (performance collaboration), Taman Budaya, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Mari(e)-Mari(e) (performance collaboration),Lembaga Indonesia Perancis, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Sabana Grande (performer),Gallery Salihara, Jakarta, Indonesia
Kemana pun (performance collaboration),Lembaga Indonesia Perancis, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Fundamental(performance collaboration),Kinoki Film Forum, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
The Monkey King (performer), Dream Community, Shijr City, Taiwan
Eat.(shadow puppetry, director, performer), Drunk Puppet Nite, Re-Bar, Seattle, WA
The Abduction of Blue Bethany-Ann (playwright), Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA
Cirnique de Bonheur (performance collaboration),International Children’s Festival, Seattle, WA
Zanni Tutti Commedia Dell’arte (performance collaboration),Collaborator Studios, Seattle, WA
The Secret Life of Isabel Jukes (playwright, performer, designer),Collaborator Studios, Seattle, WA

Awards, Grants, and Fellowships
2018    Inclusive Teaching Grant, Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan
2017    North Adams Project, MASS MoCA, North Adams MA
2017    LEO Lecturer’s Professional Development Grant, University of Michigan
2014   Creative Community Fellow, National Arts Strategies
2013   Recognized by the Council on Global Engagement, University of Michigan
2011   Smuckers-Wagstaff Creative Research Grant, University of Michigan (twice)
2011   International Institute Individual Fellowship, University of Michigan
2010   Rackham Travel Conference Grant, University of Michigan (twice)
2007    McKay Grant, Fremont Arts Council, Seattle, WA
2005-6 Darmasiswa Scholarship, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Artist Residencies
2016    Michelle Schara Artist Residency, Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan
2016    Hill House Artist Residency, Institute for Sustainable Living, Mancelona, MI
2009    Artist in Residence,Red District Project, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2005/6 Artist in Residence,Dream Community, Shijr City, Taiwan

Conference Presentations
2019    Panelist,The Ugly Placenta,Art and Parenting: Engagement with the Familial and Domestic,SECAC 2019, University of Chattanooga, October 16-19 2019
2010    Panelist, “Taring Padi: Creating Change Through Local Action,” Open Engagement Conference, Portland State University, OR

Lectures and Workshop Presentations
2017    Workshop, “To Be Real,”Interarts Performance Program, University of Michigan
2014    Workshop,“Fear Monster,” Interarts Performance Program, University of Michigan
2013   Visiting Director, “Well of Horniness,Interarts Performance Program, University of Michigan
2013    Lecture/Presentation, “Red Blob Massacre,” FemFest, Women’s Studies, University of Michigan
2012   Mentor,Many Voices Project, University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA)

2019    “Heavy Load,” photograph in Maternal Journal Issue #2, 110 page riso print art book, edited by Amy Hughes Braden and Leslie Holt, produced by Project for Empty Space
2011    “Omah Buku Taring Padi and Other Educational Activities,” essay in Taring Padi: Art Smashing Tyranny, edited by Ronny Agustinus, 207-219. Yogyakarta, Indonesia: Lumbung Press.

Research, Professional Development, and Specialized Training
2019    LEO Lecturer’s Inclusive Teaching Workshop, University of Michigan
2018    Holding Space for Pregnancy Loss Training, Institute for the Study of Birth, Breath, and Death
2018    Professional Doula and Childbirth Education Certification Training, Academy of Certified Birth Educators
2016    Advanced Leadership Program, Center for Education of Women, University of Michigan
2013    Summer Lab, DirectorsLab Chicago, Chicago, IL
2011    Scenofest, Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design & Space, Prague, Czech Republic
2011    Bouffon Workshop with Giovanni Fusetti, Boulder Circus Center, Boulder, CO
2006-8 Cirebonese Mask Dance intensive study with Didik Nini Thowok, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

2019     (forthcoming)Interview by Ariel Lavery for A Mother’s Project podcast,
2012    Sarah Peters, “Viewfinder: REwork: Participatory Art Projects at Art Attack,” Walker News, Nov. 10 2012.
2012     Mark Maynard,“Emilia Javanica on the Red Blob Massacre, and what it’s like to shoot one’s first independent film,”, March 20, 2012.

University of Michigan Stamps School of Art & Design, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2009-2012
MFA Studio Art / Interdisciplinary Performance & Video

Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, Washington, 1999-2003
BFA Theater & Original Works, Magna Cum Laude

Academic Teaching Experience
Lecturer I, Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan, 2013-present
Graduate Student Instructor, Stamps School of Art & Design, University of Michigan, 2009-2012