Jordan Mixson: #ibelieveinMOCA for fueling my creativity

Jordan Mixson works in Medicare industry, freelances as a professional violinist, and shoots creative images for his Instagram account The Sockateur. He's also an avid supporter of MOCA Jacksonville. Find out why on the MOCA Blog. 

© JOELLE DIETRICK, Cargomobilities, 2015. Paint and Terylene fabric with adhesive, 40 x 60 ft. Site-specific installation at MOCA Jacksonville. Artwork image courtesy of Doug Eng. Creative direction and portrait image courtesy of Jensen Hande Studios. Photo Illustration by Andrew Fallon.

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Artist Profile Joelle Dietrick

Joelle Dietrick

Joelle Dietrick's paintings, drawings, and animations explore contemporary nesting instincts and their manipulation by global economic systems. Her recent artworks and research consider housing trends that complicate our relationship to place, particularly the notion of home in the wake of the housing industry collapse. Her work has been shown at Transitio_MX in Mexico City, TINA B Festival in Prague and Venice, Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago, MCA San Diego, Long March Space Beijing, ARC Gallery Chicago, Soho20 New York, and MPG Contemporary Boston. She has attended residencies at the Künstlerhaus Salzburg, Anderson Ranch, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Banff Centre for the Arts, and the School of the Visual Arts and received fellowships from the University of California, Florida State University, and the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD).

Image courtesy of Holly Clark.