Miniature Books
©1996-2022 Jill Timm
Mystical Places press

Jill Timm, MFA
Book Arts, Photography, and Printmaking
10 Cove Ave. S, #11, Wenatchee, WA 98801-2565 (509) 663-2961

Professional Achievements Highlights:
2007 Anderson Yarnell Award, Miniature Book Society
2005 Finialist of Distinguished Book Award, Miniature Book Society
2004 Winner of Distinguished Book Award, Miniature Book Society
2001 Recipient of a Kittredge Foundation Grant
2000 Invited Lecturer, Miniature Book Society Conference
1993 Best of Show, Annual Hamlin Art Show, NY
1989 2nd place, Fuji Film National Photo Contest
1988 Third Place in Graphics, Westwood Art Show, CA
Fellowship and Grant, Vermont Studio Colony, Johnson, VT
Honorable Mention in Prints, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA
1987 Third Place in Prints, Del Mar Fair Art Show, Del Mar, CA
Two Month Fellowship, Dorland Mountain Colony, Temecula, CA
1981 Winner, Seacoast Magazine Photography Competition
1980 Design Award, Western Magazine Publishers Association

Selected Exhibitions:
2009 BookFest 2009: Beyond Words The Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts and Sciences, NY
2009 A Reader’s Art 9: small, smaller, smallest. Susan Hensel Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2009 Art in the Palm of Your Hand, Minneapolis, MN
2008 The Night Sky, Bainbridge Island, WA
2008 Fun & Games, New York, NY
2007 Bright Hill Book Arts Exhibit, Treadwell, NY
2007 The Art of the Book, Bainbridge Island, WA
2007 Focus on Book Arts, Portland, OR
2007 One Book: Many Interpretations, Chicago, IL
2007 Gadzooks, Amazing Books by Northwest Artists, Maryhill, WA
2006 Bound/Unbound - An Exhibition of Artist Books, Philadelphia, PA
2005 Alternative Voices: Artists’ Books, Comix and Zines, Hartford, CT
2005 le livere d’artiste, Marseille, france
2005 Miniature Book Exhibit, San Diego Public Library, San Diego, CA
2005 Allternative Voices: Artists’ books, comix, and zines, Trinity College, Hartford, CT
2005 Pushing the Margins: An Exhibition of Northwest Book Arts, White Lotus Gallery, Eugene, OR
2004 Artists' Books from the Collections, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME
2004 MPP Artist Books Exhibition, Emory University Library
2002 Special Collections, University of Delaware
2001 Lilly Library, 4000 Years of Miniature Books, Bloomington, IN
2001 University of Albany, Group Miniature Book Exhibit, Albany, NY
2001 One Women Show, Lakeway, TX
2000 Oregon Book Arts Guild 6th Book Biennial Show
2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998 Miniature Book Exhibition
1994 Soprano Gallery, Greece, NY
1993 Featured Artist, Soprano Gallery, Greece, NY
1993 Annual Hamlin Art Show, Hamlin, NY
1991 Gallery Vista, Vista, CA
1990 La Jolla Art Association Annual Awards Show, La Jolla, CA
1990 One Person Show, San Diego County Library, San Diego, CA
1989 Peninsula Art Festival, San Diego, CA
1988 Village Arts Festival, Palm Springs, CA
Dorland Mountain Colony Annual Open House, Temecula, CA
One Person Show R.E.I. Gallery, San Diego. CA
9th Desert West Art Exhibition, Lancaster, CA
Beverly Hills Fine Art Show, Los Angeles
Westwood Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
Santa Monica Art Show, Santa Monica, CA
Ojai Art & Music Festival, Ojai, CA
Encino Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
Villa Pomerado Hospital Opening, Rancho Bernardo, CA
1987 Del Mar Fair Art Exhibition, Del Mar, CA
1984 Art Concepts Gallery, San Diego, CA

Published In:
Ampersand, Quarterly Journal of Pacific Center for the Book Arts, Fall 2008
OP Magazine, January/Febuary 2004, Jill Timm Tackles Big Subjects in Small Books
Dog Earned Magazine, Issue 6, 2002, Miniature Books
Dog Earned Magazine, Issue 7, 2002, Pop-Ups and Sculptural Books
The Art and Craft of Handmade Books by Shereen La Plantz, September 2001
Miniaturebuch Journal, Germany, March 2001
The New Photo Crafts by Lark Books, 2001
Twentieth Century United States Miniature Books, by Robert Bradbury, 2000
Making Memory Books by Rockport Publishers, 1999
The Microbibliophile, July 1999, September 1999
Miniature Book Society Newsletter, July 1998, Jan 2000, Oct 2000, 2001

Selected Collectors:
Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ
University of Utah, Rare Book Division, Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, UT
Yale University, Book Arts Collections, New Haven , CT
Stanford University, Special Collections, Stanford, CA
Lilly Library, Special Collections, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Phoenix Public Library, Rare Books Collection, Phoenix, AZ
Denver Public Library, Western Collection, Denver, CO
Arizona State University, Hayden Library, Special Collections, Tempe, AZ
California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
Wallace Memorial Library, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Neilson Library, Smith College, Northampton, MA
Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, GA
Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD
University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Center of Integrative Studies, La Jolla, CA & Las Vegas, NV
The National Press, Inc., Palo Alto, CA
The Crockett Group, Inc., Gualala, CA
Raymert Press, Inc., San Diego, CA
Recreational Equipment, Inc. Seattle WA
IBM, Video Production Usage

Listed In:
Who's Who Among Young American Professionals,1988
Who's Who in California,1988
The California Art Review, Second Edition


Updated 12-1-2009