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VIDEOS/PODCASTS: 

MISCELLANEA: 

  • Member of the Board of Directors, NJGSTA: New Jersey's Garden State Taxidermists' Association. 2016 to present
  • Taxidermy Buyer, Supplier, Class Instructor: Kannibal & Co. Home Goods Store, Jersey City, NJ, 2013 to present 
  • Commission: Julian Schnabel, Lifesize Taxidermy Kodiak Bear and Habitat, Repair and Restoration, 2018
  • Lecturer: "The History of Taxidermy and How Taxidermy Practices Have Changed Over Time",  Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site, NYC, 2017 
  • Seminar Instructor: "Pinning and Mounting Butterflies with Amber Maykut," NJGSTA: New Jersey's Garden State Taxidermists Convention and Competition, 2016 and 2017
  • Presenter: Brooklyn Magazine's Taste Talks:"Farm to Table to Wall: Making Sustainable Taxidermy from Butcher Remains", The Williamsburg Hotel, 2017 
  • Commission: Boles Studio: Handmade Furniture and Interiors, Red Hook, Brooklyn, 2017
  • Presenter, Greenpoint Open Studios, Studio Artists' Tour, 2017 
  • Commission: Baroness, album cover image for "Purple", taxidermy commission for painting reference for album cover, 2016
  • Commission: Northern Co Skateboards,  "Jacob Ireland for Northern Co Skateboards", Taxidermy for dioramas for photography to appear on skateboard decks, 2016 
  • Authored Chapter: Morbid Anatomy Anthology (second edition), "Anthropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy" essay by Amber Maykut, 2015 
  • Presenter: Brooklyn Historical Society, Collectors' Night, "About My Personal Taxidermy Collection," 2015 
  • Lecturer and Demonstrator: "Casting a Mouse Mannequin for Taxidermy", Festival of Arcane Knowledge,  Morbid Anatomy Museum One Year Celebration, Brooklyn, NY, 2015 
  • Actor and Artist: "Mystic Killer" music video by Key Rings, 2015
  • Author: Morbid Anatomy Anthology, "Anthropomorphic Mouse Taxidermy" essay by Amber Jolliffe, 2014 
  • Billboard Model: NYC Subway Billboards, Artists and Fleas Holiday Promotion, 2013-2014
  • Vendor: The Oddities Flea, 2016-Present 
  • Vendor: The Morbid Anatomy Flea, 2015-2016
  • Vendor: The Brooklyn Flea, 2014-2015 
  • Vendor: Williamsburg's Artists and Fleas, 2013-2014 

ART SHOWS: 

  • "Menagerie of Taxidermy: Works by Amber Maykut," Brouwerij Lane, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY, 2016 
  • "Double Decker," Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 2016
  • "Cabinet en Curio: Art by Amber Maykut and Alli Atchison," Exhibit Salon, Brooklyn, NY 2015
  • "The Happening III," Cloud City, Brooklyn, NY, 2015
  • "Realms of the Unreal: Wherein Sundry Artists Try on Henry Darger's Shoes," Gristle Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2015
  • "Memento Mori: A Night of Rogue Taxidermy," The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD, 2015
  • "Shadow Box: A Group Show," Ghost Gallery, Seattle, WA, 2015
  • "The 18th Annual New York Flower Show," The Horticultural Society of New York, via Rose Red and Lavender Floral Design, 2015 
  • "The Art of Mourning," Morbid Anatomy Museum, Inaugural Exhibition, 2014–2015, (Recipient of The Victorian Society NY’s 2015 Preservation Award for Exhibitions)
  • "Rogue Taxidermy Art Show and Art Book Release," The Bell House, Brooklyn NY, 2014 
  • "Sports!" Art Show for Spikes High Sports, Compound Gallery, Portland, OR, 2014 
  • "The Portal Pop-Up Shop and Art Show," The Portal, Brooklyn NY, 2014
  • "Inferno Art Show," Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn NY, November 2013 
  • "Resurrection Gala and Art Opening," The Observatory, Brooklyn NY, 2013 

AWARDS:

  • NJGSTA: New Jersey's Garden State Taxidermists Association's Annual Competition & Convention, 2017:
    • Best of Category: Amateur Division, Deer 
    • Best of Category: Open Division, Wildlife Art, Butterfly Display 
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Mammals
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Water Fowl
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Habitat
    • First Place: Open Division, Wildlife Art
  • NEAT: New England Association of Taxidermists Annual Competition & Convention, 2016:
    • Best of Category: Wildlife Art
    • First Place: Wildlife Art
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Mammals
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Water Fowl 
    • Second Place: Amateur Division, Upland Game 
    • Second Place: Amateur Division, Habitat 
  • NJGSTA: New Jersey's Garden State Taxidermists Association's Annual Competition & Convention, 2016:
    • Best in Show: Amateur Division
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Mammals
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Birds
    • First Place: Amateur Division, Habitat
    • Second Place: Open Division, Wildlife Art
  • NJGSTA: New Jersey's Garden State Taxidermists Association's Annual Competition & Convention, 2015:
    • Second Place: Amateur Division, Mammals
    • Second Place: Amateur Division, Birds
    • Third Place: Novelty Division, Jackalope
    • Second Place: Rogue Division, Anthropomorphic Taxidermy
    • Third Place: Rogue Division, Anthropomorphic Taxidermy
    • Third Place: Rogue Division, Fantasy
    • Third Place: Rogue Division, Interpretive
  • Baltimore Taxidermy Open, Walters Art Museum, 2015: 
    • The Bazaar Baltimore Prize