Education

 

2012-2015           Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

                              Master of Fine Arts, Photography, 3.8gpa

2012                     Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

                              Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography and Print Media, 3.7gpa

2010                     Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, VA

                              Associate of Science, 3.5gpa

 

Employment

 

Current          The Home Depot, DAX Photography Studio

                            Studio Support Specialist

Jan-Apr. 2015  The Home Depot, DAX Photography Studio

                            Intern

Summer 2014  Tripp Lake Camp, Poland, ME

                            Photography Counselor

Spring 2014      Goat Farm Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

                            Intern

Winter 2014      White Space Gallery, Atlanta, GA

                            Intern

2013-2014        Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

                            Printmaking Studio Monitor

Fall 2012           Pie Town Productions, Atlanta, GA

                            Set Production & Mural Painting

Summer 2012   Friksn Clothing, Norfolk, VA

                            Automatic Press Operator & Pre-Press Preparation

2012                   Judith Braun, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA

                            Assistant - Star Dust

2011                    Assistant Photographer – Natalie Bray, Norfolk, VA

                            USA Discounters Annual Event, Maersk Ship Naming and Drop

2009 – 2010    Art Whino, National Harbor, MD

                           Intern

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014    Make, Believe: SCAD MFA Thesis Exhibition

             Cherrylion Studios Gallery, Atlanta, GA

             Slow Motion: ODU BFA Exhibition

             The Cure Coffee House, Norfolk, VA

 

 

Group Exhibitions

2014    Open Studio, Juried Art Exhibition

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

             Lucinda Bunnen Selects: Atlanta Celebrates Photography

             Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, GA

             Parallax Error

             Atlanta Photography Group Gallery, Atlanta, GA

             7th Annual Juried Student Artist Book Competition

             ACA Library of SCAD, Atlanta, GA

             Silver & Ink

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Gallery SEE, Atlanta, GA

             Sound & Vision: Atlanta Film Festival

             Installation at The Goat Farm Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

             deFINE ARTS: Student Showcase

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA.

             The Alternative Approach: Group & Juried Photography Exhibition

             The Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA.

2013    Open Studio, Juried Art Exhibition

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA.

             Luminaries: Graduate Photography Student Exhibition                        

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Dewberry Gallery, Atlanta, GA

             Barbara Griffin Selects: Atlanta Celebrates Photography           

             Atlanta Photography Group GalleryAtlanta, GA

             Yesterday I Was Clever

             Blue Shoes Collective, Big House Gallery, Atlanta, GA

             Silver and Ink

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Dewberry Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2012    Open Studio, Juried Art Exhibition      

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

             Genesis: College Student Juried Art Exhibition,

             Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

             5th Annual Art Students’ Juried Exhibition

             Old Dominion University, The Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries,                        Norfolk, VA

             Spectrum, Senior Art Show

             Old Dominion University, The Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries,                        Norfolk, VA

2011    4th Annual Art Students’ Juried Exhibition

            Old Dominion University, The Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries,                       Norfolk, VA    

            Genesis: College Student Juried Art Exhibition

            Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

2010   Student Fine Art Exhibition

            Northern Virginia Community College, Margaret W. and Joseph L. Fisher               Art Gallery, Alexandria, VA

            Student Art Exhibition

            Northern Virginia Community College, Verizon Galleries, Annandale, VA

2006  Student Art Exhibition

            Northern Virginia Community College, Verizon Galleries, Annandale, VA

 

Awards

 

2013    Phenomenal Focus: Award for Excellence in Photography Scholarship

            Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA.

2012    Magna Cum Laude

             Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

             SCAD Honors Scholarship

             Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, GA

             Genesis: College Student Juried Art Exhibition Emerging Artist Award-                    Finalist

             Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

            Genesis: College Student Juried Art Exhibition 2nd Place Award Winner

            Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

2011    Ralph S. & Charlotte Margolius Scholarship

            Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

            Genesis: College Student Juried Art Exhibition, Photography Award in                     Memory of  David J. Levinson

            Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, VA

2010    Student Fine Art Exhibition, One of Ten Equal Winners

             Mixed Media Sculpture, Northern Virginia Community College, Margaret               W. and Joseph L. Fisher Art  Gallery, Alexandria, VA

             Student Art Exhibition, 1st Place Painting

             Northern Virginia Community College, Verizon Galleries, Annandale, VA

             Magna Cum Laude

             Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, VA

2009   Calliope: The Student Art Journal of Art & Literature

             Best in Publication Award, 1st Place Art, Northern Virginia Community                 College, Annandale, VA

2006   Student Art Exhibition, 1st Place Photography

             Northern Virginia Community College, Annandale, VA

      

Publications

 

2013                        East Coast Ink Magazine

                                  Issue 001, New Again, Winter 2013

                                 Project85 Magazine

                                  Fall 2013 Color of Beauty Issue

                                  SCAN: SCAD Atlanta’s Student Magazine                                   

                                   Winter 2013 / Vol. 5 No. 1

2008,2009,2010    Calliope: The Student Journal of Art & Literature

                                                                                  

Web/Blogs

 

2013    Abduzeedo.com    Design Inspiration

            abduzeedo.com/daily-inspiration-1634

            Designyoutrust.com

            http://designyoutrust.com/inspirations/illusion-portrait-photography-by-oktawian-otlewski/