Madeleine Eve Ignon is a visual artist and graphic designer who works in a wide range of painting and collage techniques. She graduated from Connecticut College with a BA in Studio Art and a Certificate in Museum Studies, as well as from the Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art in Brittany, France with a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate. She has been awarded residencies at Starry Night Program (Truth or Consequences, New Mexico), Vermont Studio Center (Johnston, VT), and Drop Forge & Tool (Hudson, NY), and has exhibited nationally. She earned her MFA from UC Santa Barbara.

contact: madeleineignonart@gmail.com
instagram: @madeveart

b. 1987

Lives and works in Los Angeles and Santa Barbara, CA

 

EDUCATION

2019   MFA, University of California, Santa Barbara

2010  Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art, Pont-Aven, France

2009  BA, Connecticut College, New London, CT

2007  Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy

SOLO exhibitions & PUBLICATIONS

2018 re:writing, Glassbox Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2018 pages, Minibox Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2017 she swims, Keystone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, January 4–17, 2017

2015 featured in Entityy Magazine Issue III 

2015 locus   Los Angeles County Store, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP exhibitions

2019 Paradise Tossed, Keystone Art Space, Los Angeles, CA 

2019 Temporary Clash, ADA Museum, Santa Barbara, CA 

2019 SoCalMFA (Helen Molesworth, juror), Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA  

2019 GLAMFA: Open Relationships, CSU Long Beach Art Galleries, Long Beach, CA

2019 POV: Tosh Clements, Madelene Eve Ignon, Tom Pazderka & Art Soto, SBCAST, Santa Barbara, CA 

2018 dreamteam, Red Barn Project Space, Santa Barbara, CA

2018 SHE-DEN, Red Barn Project Space, Santa Barbara, CA

2018 Still Free, Glassbox Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2015 group show, Limited Ink Studios, Los Angeles, CA

2015 (in conversation) (with Cara Bonewitz), galerie 8031, Los Angeles, CA

2015 locus, Los Angeles County Store, Los Angeles, CA

2009 Hygienic Arts XXX Art Show, Hygienic Arts, New London, CT

2009 PRIMA LUX, New London, CT

2007 Student Exhibition, Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy

awards/honors

2019 College of Creative Studies Teaching Fellowship, University of California, Santa Barbara

2018 Levitan Fellowship, University of California, Santa Barbara

2017  Block grant, University of California, Santa Barbara

2009  Leo & Ann Higdon Annual Art Award, Connecticut College   

2009  Salvatore Stephen Figliomeni ‘82 Art Award, Connecticut College

RESIDENCIES

2016   Starry Night Programs, Artist Grant Recipient, Truth or Consequences, NM

2016   Vermont Studio Center, Artist Grant Recipient, Johnson, VT

2016   Drop Forge & Tool, Hudson, NY