Curriculum Vitae

(Updated August 16, 2012)
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EDUCATION

MFA Columbia College Chicago; Chicago, IL, Photography, 2003

BA University of Vermont; Burlington, VT, History and Geography, 1994

COLLECTIONS

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL.

The Aaron Siskind Foundation Fellows Collection, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ.

COFF Foundation, San Sebastián, Spain.

The Midwest Photographers Project (non-permanent), The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL.

Deloitte Collection

Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN.

REPRESENTATION

Galeria Antoni Pinyol, Reus, Spain.

Galerie f 5.6, Munich Germany

Galeria Ysabel Pinyol, Barcelona, Spain.

GRANTS

Illinois Arts Council, Artist’s Fellowship Award, Chicago, IL.

Aaron Siskind Foundation, Individual Photographer’s Fellowship, New York, NY.

RESIDENCIES

ACRE Artist’s Residency, Chicago, IL, 2010

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Galerie f 5.6, Munich.

Johalla Projects, Chicago.

Billi Rubin Gallery, Berlin.

Galerie Antoni Pinyol, Reus, Spain.

PhotoEspana, La Fabrica Galeria, Madrid, Spain.

Peter MIller Gallery, Chicago, IL.

Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers, FL.

Elgin Community College, Elgin, IL.

Trinity Christian College, Palos Heights, IL.

Galeria Antoni Pinyol, Reus, Spain.

Waubonsee Community College, Sugar Grove, IL.

Peter Miller Gallery, Chicago, IL.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Art That Iterates, Teachers College Columbia University, New York.

Video Night at The Factory, St. Louis, MO.

Life Imitates Artiface, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH.

Festival Images, Vevey, Switzerland.

Pervasive Influence:  The Mechanical Bride, Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto.

In the Vernacular, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

Beyond Pixeltorialism: Digital Photography in the 21st Century, College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL.

Voice Between Lines, Centre D’Art La Panera, Llieda, Spain.

Site Seeing: Explorations of Landscape, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY.

Backlight 2008, Centre D’Art, Dudelange, Luxembourg.

Fotofestiwal Lodz/Backlight 2008, Lodz, Poland.

Backlight 2008, Florence, Italy.

In and Out of Place, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN.

Chicagraphy: Brian Ulrich, Jon Gitelson and Matt Siber, Galerie f 5.6, Munich.

Ad | Agency, The Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA.

Ellen Curlee Gallery, St. Louis, MO.

Signs, Symbols and Gestures, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

ARCO Madrid 2007, Madrid Spain (La Fabrica Galeria).

Photo London 2007, London, UK.

DFoto 2007, San Sebastian, Spain.

The Power of Language, The Academy of Arts (The Goethe Institute), Berlin.

People Buildings and Cars: New Chicago Photography, The Vermont Center for Photography, Brattleboro, VT.

ARCO Madrid 2006, Madrid, Spain (La Fabrica Galeria).

Art Madrid 2006, Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporaneo, Madrid, Spain.

DFoto 2006, San Sebastian, Spain.

Well Read, NURTUREart Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

New Trends in Chicago Photography, Version Fest 06, Chicago, IL.

Matt Siber and David John Flynn, Torre Vella, Salou, Spain.

THE ABC Power and communication: Semiotics and Resistance, Galerie Neurotitan, Berlin, Germany.

Chicago, My Chicago, Orleans Street Gallery, St. Charles, IL.

Skinless Capital: Neoliberalism and Resistance, Opensource, Champaign, IL.

Fotofestiwal Lódz 2005, Lódz´, Poland.

Art Chicago 2004, Navy Pier, Chicago, IL.

Conversations: Text + Image, The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL.

Chicago LAND/SPACE/PLACE, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL.

Giganticism, Gigantic Art Space, New York, NY.

Wegway Magzine Juried Exhibition, SPIN Gallery, Toronto, ON.

Columbia College Graduate Thesis Show, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL.

Fractured Lines, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL.

PUBLICATIONS

The Prime Russian Magazine, Moscow.

Values and Ethics for the 21st Century, BBVA Publishers, Madrid.

Uncreative Writing, Kenneth Goldsmith, Columbia University Press, New York.

Exploring Color Photography (Edition Four), Robert Hirsch. Rochester, NY.

Made It, LST Publishing, Liaoning, China.

It’s Nice That, Issue #2, London.

The Collector’s Guide to Emerging Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, Brooklyn, NY.

Magazin Gudberg, #2, Hamburg.

Light and Lens: Photography in the Digital Age, Robert Hirsch, Focal Press, Burlington, MA. (2007)

O-Monografias #5 (Town), Coruña, Spain.

Sublime, Madrid (n. 20).

English Language Notes: Photography and Literature, Fall/Winter 2006, n. 44.2, U. of Colorado, Boulder.

ArtForum (September 2006)

Photography Now: one hundred portfolios, Wright State University, Dayton, OH.

El Cultural (El Mundo), Madrid, Spain. (July 6-12, 2006)

ABCD, Madrid, Spain. (July 8-14, 2006)

Visual Communications, SAGE Publications, London, England. (February, 2005)

LiP Magazine, Oakland, CA. (no. 5, 2005)

The National Post, Arts Culture and Society Section, Toronto, ON. (May 13, 2005)

8.5 Magazine, Irvine, CA. (no. 10, 2005)

Etapes Magazine, Paris. (September, 2005)

Flash Art International, Milan, Italy. (April/May,2004)

MOOD Magazine, Milan, Italy. (April, 2004)

Polar Inertia Online Journal, www.polarintertia.com (May, 2004)

Fotoposytyw Magazine, Lodz, Poland. (no. 7, 2004)

Sites, 6×6 Book Series, Columbia College Chicago.

EXIT Magazine, Madrid, Spain. (Nov.-Dec., 2004)

Wegway Magazine, Toronto, ON. (2003)

SPEAKING

Lectured at the Society of Photographic Education’s Annual Conference in Chicago with Brian Ulrich and Jonathan Gitelson on the subject of trends in contemporary Chicago photography.

Delivered lecture and critiqued student work in conjunction with solo exhibition at Waubonsee Community College in Sugar Grove, IL.

Panelist on public discussion about Text and Image exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Photography.

Lecture presentation of artwork to design professionals at international design firm, Ideo Design in Evanston, IL.

TEACHING

Currently part-time faculty at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago and Columbia College Chicago.

Visiting Assistant Professor of Art at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. (Fall 2007)

Full-time artist-in-residence at Columbia College Chicago teaching beginning and advanced digital photography classes. (2005-7)