Painter, Freelance Illustrator, and Print Maker 1970-present I am painting, printing, and exhibiting Giclée prints of my work. Successfully designed and painted a mural for the University of Minnesotas underground science lab that is housed in a former iron mine a half-mile underground in northern Minnesota. See http://giannetti.com/pages/minos.html
I am also working on the concept stage for a mural that I would like to create for a small chapel in Italy.
Cinematographer and Production Manager 1965-1970 I worked as a production manager, assistant cameraman, and sound person on short films. One entitled, De Deuve, was nominated for an Academy Award in 1969. I produced and directed the following two documentary/instructional films: Insulin Treatment and Argentina Today. TEACHING EXPERIENCE: Instructor Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN 1974-1977 I taught classes about advanced photographic lighting techniques and ways to work with clients. I also developed and taught a course for junior and senior students about methodologies for generating multiple creative ideas, visualizing ideas, transforming ideas into images, and techniques for . Instructor School of Visual Arts, St. Paul, MN 1976-1977 I developed and taught a course for illustration students and fine arts majors about methodologies for generating multiple creative ideas, visualizing ideas, transforming ideas into images. HONORS AND AWARDS Finalist for Illustration “Seybold” San Francisco 2002 2002 EDUCATION: University of Arizona-Tucson, fine arts major Apprenticed with Ted DeGracia, southwestern mural artist Studied with Harrison Begay, Native American artist
I create art for one reason, to understand me.