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EDUCATION:

1990   MFA in Photography, University of Texas at Austin

1984   BFA in Photography, Louisiana Tech University

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

Present-2016, Professor of Art in Photography, Department of Art,

                    University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

2016-2009, Associate Professor of Art in Photography, Department of Art,

                    University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR           

2009-2003, Assistant Professor of Art in Photography, Department of Art, University of

                    Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

2003-2002, Visiting Assistant Professor in Photography, Department of Art,

                    University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR 

 2000-1991, Lecturer in Photography, Department of Art, University of Arkansas at

                    Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

1992-1991, Instructor in Photography, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

1990-1988, Teaching Assistant in Photography, Department of Art, University of           

                    Texas at Austin

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

2002-1993

 Location Portrait Photographer, Little Rock, AR

Darkroom Supervisor, Tim Hursley’s The Arkansas Office, Little Rock, AR

Staff Photographer, Riverfest, Little Rock, AR

Camera Sales/Darkroom Technician, Pinkey’s Photo Service, Little Rock, AR          

Volunteer in Collections, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA

Camera Sales Associate, University Co-Op, Austin, TX

Photographer’s Assistant, Mike Posey Photography, New Orleans, LA      

Staff Photographer, Louisiana World Exposition, New Orleans, LA

Intern Photographer, Louisiana World Exposition. New Orleans, LA


FELLOWSHIPS, AWARDS and HONORS:

2016

 FINALIST, FRESH 2016, KLOMPCHING Gallery, New York, NY

1st recipient of the Josephine Herrick Award, Josephine Herrick Project: Enhancing Lives

 through Photography, New York, NY

FINALIST, University of Central Arkansas Faculty Excellence in Research, Scholarship, and     

                  Creative Activity

2015

 HONORABLE MENTION, Spyder Awards

FINALIST, TOP 200, Critical Mass, Photolucida, Portland, OR

2014

 HONORABLE MENTION, Spyder Awards

FINALIST, TOP 200, Critical Mass, Photolucida, Portland, OR

2013

 THIRD PLACE, International Photography Awards, New York, NY

 2012

 FINALIST, Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, Portrait Award, New York, NY

                  Juror: Steve McCurry, Photographer, National Geographic magazine

2011

 GOLD, Professional/Portraiture/Children, PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris, FR

SILVER, Professional/Fine Art/Portraiture, PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris, FR

HONORABLE MENTION, LensCulture International Exposure Awards, Paris, FR

HONORABLE MENTION, Professional/Portraiture/Children, PX3 Prix De La

                  Photographie Paris, FR

FINALIST, Clarence John Laughlin Award, New Orleans Photo Alliance,

                  New Orleans, LA

SABBATICAL, FALL

2008

 FINALIST, University of Central Arkansas Faculty Excellence in Research, Scholarship, and     

                  Creative Activity

1995-1994

FELLOWSHIP, Mid-America Arts Alliance/National Endowment for the Arts

FELLOWSHIP, Arkansas Arts Council


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017-1990

 Anne Kittrell Gallery, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR

Cox Creative Center, Little Rock, AR

University of Vera Cruz at Xalapa, Vera Cruz, Mexico

Centro Integral de Fotografia, Puebla, Mexico

Baum Gallery, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK

University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Gallery III, Little Rock, AR

Kilgore College, Fine Arts Gallery, Kilgore, TX

Mt. Empire Community College, Big Stone Gap, VA

Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA

University of Arkansas, CameraCases Gallery, Fayetteville, AR

Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK

University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Gallery III, Little Rock, AR

E.J. Bellocq Gallery, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA


COLLECTIONS:

Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA

Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas, Austin, TX

University of Vera Cruz at Xalapa, Vera Cruz, Mexico

McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA

Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA

Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA


JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017

 32nd Chelsea International Fine-Art Competition, New York, NY

Jurors: Suzanne Anker, Federica Chiocchetti, David C. Terry, Anne-Briqitte Sirois, Robert Farber, Kyoka Sato

Acceptance rate: n/a

Top 50 Critical Mass Exhibition, Artwork Network Gallery, Denver, CO

                  Juror: David Rosenburg, Photo Editor, slate.com

                  Acceptance rate: 3% of 2,000 images, 50 photographs chosen

21st Juried Photographic Exhibition, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA

                  Juror: Sandra Phillips, Curator Emeritus of Photography, San Francisco Museum of Art

                  Acceptance rate: 1% of 2,700 images, 40 photographs chosen

3rd Open Photography Call, Peter Miller Gallery, Providence, RI

Juror: Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director and Curator of Photography, Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, MA

Acceptance rate: 6% of 1,400 images, 65 photographs chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, Photography Re-Imagined IV: Visual Storytelling, Tilt Gallery,

                  Scottsdale, AZ

                  Juror: Cig Harvey, fine-art photographer and educator

                  Acceptance rate: 6% of 400 images, 25 images chosen

Portrait Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

              Juror: Karen Marks, Director of Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York, NY

         Acceptance rate: 3.2% of 1,800 images, 58 photographs chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, Photographic Arts National Exhibition, MARKARTS Arts Center, Wichita, KS

                  Juror: Polly Chandler, Fine-Art Photographer and Educator

                  Acceptance rate:

2016

 FIRST PLACE, Soho Gallery National Juried Competition, New York, NY

Juror: Elizabeth Biondi, Independent Curator and former Visual Editor, The New Yorker

Acceptance rate: 1.8% of 2,200 images, 40 photographs chosen

Sticks and Stones Exhibition, Photoville 2016, Brooklyn, NY

Jurors: Deborah Willis, University Professor and Chair of the Department of Photography & Imaging at the Tisch School of the Arts, New York, Nina Berman, Internationally known photojournalist, Miriam Leuchter, Editor in Chief, Popular Photography

Acceptance rate:n/a

Finalist, Fresh 2016, KlompChing Gallery, New York, NY

                  Jurors: W.H. Hunt, Collector and Darrin Ching, owner KlompChing Gallery

                  Acceptance rate: n/a

FOURTH PLACE, The 2016 International Photo Review Photography Competition,

              The Photo Review, Langhorne, PA

 Juror: Malcom Daniel, Curator of Photography, Museum of Fine Arts Houston             

               Acceptance rate: 4% of 1,700 images

Multi-Exposures Gallery’s Photo 16 Exhibition, Alexandria, VA

                  Juror: Sam Abell, Documentary Photographer for National Geographic

                  Acceptance rate: Not Disclosed/ 35 photographs chosen

Slow Exposures, Juried Photography Exhibition celebrating the Rural South, Zepulon, GA

                  Jurors: David J. Carol, Photographer and Eliot Dudik, Photographer

                  Acceptance rate: 7% of 998 images, 74 photographs chosen

2015

 Currents, New Orleans Photo Alliance Member’s Show, Ogden Museum of Southern Art

                  New Orleans, LA

Juror: Alexa Dilworth, Publishing Director and Senior Editor at the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University      

                  Acceptance rate: n/a

SEVENTH PLACE, The 2015 International Photo Review Photography Competition,

               The Photo Review, Langhorne, PA

 Juror: Laurence Miller Director, Laurence Miller Gallery, New York, NY             

               Acceptance rate: 4% of 1,830 entries

Black and White Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art

Photography, Fort Collins, CO

                  Juror: Roy Flukinger, Senior Curator, Harry Ransom Center, University of Texas,

Austin, TX

                  Acceptance rate: 3.2% of 1,800 images, 58 photographs chosen

2014

 Currents, New Orleans Photo Alliance Member’s Show, Ogden Museum of Southern Art

                  New Orleans, LA

                  Juror: Roy Flukinger, Senior Curator of Photography, Harry Ransom Center,                             University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

                  Acceptance rate: n/a

27th Annual Members Only Exhibition, Texas Photographic Society, Austin, TX

                  Juror, Jim Casper, editor, LensCulture, Paris, FR

                  Acceptance rate: 5% of 655 images, 34 photographs chosen

Soho Gallery National Juried Competition, New York, NY

Juror: Ariel Meyerowitz, Private Dealer and Art Advisor, specializes in 20th century vintage and contemporary photographs

Acceptance rate: 1.8% of 2,200 images, 40 photographs chosen

The Visual Photograph, MPLS Center, Minneapolis, MN

Juror: Susan Burnstine, fine-art photographer and writer, Black and White magazine

Acceptance rate: 6%of 1,200 images, 75 photographs chosen

PhotoWork 2014, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

Juror: Karen Haas, Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Acceptance rate: 13% of 600 images, 80 photographs chosen 

2013

BEST OF SHOW EXHIBITION, International Photography Awards, Los Angeles, CA

Jurors: comprised of 51 gallerists, photo editors, art collectors, and photography luminaires

Acceptance rate: n/a (Traveling Show)

I’ll Be Your Mirror: The Portrait, 1650 Gallery Los Angeles, CA

                  Jurors: Andrew and Trish Noble, gallery owners

Acceptance rate: n/a

1212   Gallery International Portrait Juried Photography Exhibition,

                  Richmond, VA,

                  Juror: Stephen Perloff, editor The Photo Review

Acceptance rate: 6% of 826 images, 50 photographs chosen

Black and White Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art

Photography, Fort Collins, CO

                  Juror: Jan Potts and Elizabeth Cordon of Cordon/Potts Gallery San Francisco

                  Acceptance rate: 3.2% of 1,800 images, 58 photographs chosen

Second Place, Picture This: What We Photograph, MPLS Center, Minneapolis, MN             

                  Juror: Cig Harvey, fine-art photographer and educator

Acceptance rate: 6%of 1,200 images, 75 photographs chosen

2012

 Black and White Exhibition, MPLS Center, Minneapolis, MN

Juror: Bevin Bering-Dubrowski, Executive Director of Houston Center for Photography

Acceptance rate: 4% of 2,000 images, 75 photographs chosen

Viridian Artists’ 2nd International Juried Photography Exhibition, New York, NY

Juror: Jennifer Blessing, Curator of Photography, Guggenheim Museum

                  Acceptance rate: 3% of 800 images, 23 photographs chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, 35th Annual Spiva Art Center National Photo Competition,

            Joplin, MO

Juror: Andrew L. Moore, fine art photographer and Guggenheim Fellow

                  Acceptance rate: 10% of 844 images, 88 photographs chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, Professional Women’s Photographers 36th Anniversary

                  International Exhibition, New York, NY

Juror:  Mary Ellen Mark, renowned photographer

Acceptance rate: 3.2% of 1800 images, 58 photographs chosen

2011

Photography 2011: Portraiture, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA

                  Juror: Chuck Mobley, Associate Director for Exhibition, SF Camerawork

                  Acceptance rate: 8% of 400 images, 30 photographs chosen

PHOTOcentric 2011, Garrison Art Center, Garrison, New York

                  Jurors: Larry Fink, Photographer and Stephen Perloff, editor, The Photo Review

                  Acceptance rate: 12% of 555 images, 65 photographs chosen

PhotoWork 2011, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

Juror: Lauren Hinkson, Assistant Curator for Collections, Guggenheim Museum of Art, New York, NY        

                  Acceptance rate: 6% of 892 images, 50 photographs chosen

Black and White Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art

Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Juror: Catherine Edleman, Catherine Edleman Gallery, Chicago, IL

Acceptance rate: 1.6% of 3,048 images, 50 photographs chosen

SECOND PLACE, Viridian Artists’ 1st International Juried Photography Exhibition,

New York, NY

                  Juror: Elizabeth Sussman, Curator, Whitney Museum of American Art 

                  Acceptance rate: 3% of 800 images, 26 photographs chosen

(2x) JUROR’S SELECTION, Professional Women’s Photographers 35th   

Anniversary International Exhibition, New York, NY

Jurors: Stephen Perloff, editor of The Photo Review and Elinor Carucci, Photographer

Acceptance rate: 5% of 500 entries

HONORABLE MENTION, 35th Annual Spiva Art Center National Photo

Competition, Joplin, MO

Juror: Dr. Anthony Bannon, Director of Photography, George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film

Acceptance rate: 9% of 850 images, 80 photographs chosen

2010

2nd PLACE, Black and White Exhibition, MPLS Center, Minneapolis, MN

                  Juror: George Slade, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

                  Acceptance rate: 3.5% of 1,961 images, 69 photographs chosen

2010 Black and White Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art

Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Juror: Andrea Modica, Fine Art Photographer and Educator

Acceptance rate: 1.9% of 2,558 images, 50 photographs chosen

15th Annual Soho Gallery National Juried Competition, New York, NY

Juror: Jennifer Blessing, Curator of Photography, Guggenheim Museum

Acceptance rate: 1.5% of 2,250 images, 35 photographs chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, Juried Photo 2010, Mill Pond House Gallery, St. James, NY

Juror: Harvey Stein, Director of Photography, Umbrella Arts, New York, NY

Acceptance rate: 23% of 237 images, 56 photographs chosen

JUROR RECOGNITION AWARD, Biennial Juried Photography Exhibit,

Edward Hopper House, Nyack, NY

Juror: Lesley Martin, Publisher of Aperture Books

Acceptance rate: 16% of 120 images, 20 photographs chosen

COMMENDATION AWARD, 1212 Women’s International Juried Photography Show,

Richmond, VA

Juror: Margaret Salisbury, MFIAP, Fellow, and The Royal Society of Great Britain

Acceptance rate: 16% of 333 images, 53 photographs chosen

34th Annual Spiva Art Center National Photo Competition, Joplin, MO

Juror: Deborah Klochko, Executive Director, Museum of Photographic Arts,

San Diego, CA

                  Acceptance rate: 9% of 908 images, 84 photographs chosen

2009

 212 Gallery National Photography Exhibition, Richmond, VA

                  Juror: Jullian Cox, Curator of Photography, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

                  Acceptance rate: 6% 857 images, 50 photographs chosen

Portrait Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

                  Juror: Mary Ellen Mark, fine-art photographer

                  Acceptance rate: 2% of 2,512 images, 52 photographs chosen

SECOND PLACE, Texas Photographic Society International Exhibition 18,

San Antonio, TX

Juror: Cig Harvey, Fine-Art Photographer and Educator

Acceptance rate: 3.6% of 1,069 images, 39 photographs chosen

LENSCULTURE AWARD, Black and White Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art

Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Juror: Jim Casper, Editor and Publisher of LensCulture, Paris, France

Acceptance rate: 2.4% of 2,191 images, 54 photographs chosen

Documentary Exhibition, The Center for Fine Art Photography,

Fort Collins, CO

Juror: Ed Kashi, Photojournalist

Acceptance rate: 4% of 985 images, 35 photographs chosen

26th Annual Juried Open Exhibition, Visual Art Alliance, Houston, TX

Jurors: Jean Caslin and Diane Griffin Gregory, Caslin and Gregory Agency, Art Consultants

                  Acceptance rate: n/a                                                                                                                                                      

30th Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition, Columbia, MO,

                  Juror: John Hull

                  Acceptance rate: 18% of 500 entries, 92 works chosen

Texas Photographic Society Members Only Show, Dishman Art Museum, Lamar

University, Beaumont, TX

Juror: Keith Carter, Photographer and Educator

Acceptance rate: 6% of 1,122 images, 62 photographs chosen (catalog)

2008

 HONORABLE MENTION, 1212 Gallery National Juried Photography Exhibition,

                  Richmond, VA,

                  Juror: Carol McCuster, PhD, Curator of Photography, Museum of Photographic

Arts, San Diego, CA

Acceptance rate: 6% of 826 images, 50 photographs chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, 2008 National Juried Exhibition, Atlanta Artists Center

                  Atlanta, GA

                  Juror: Paula Katz, Director and Curator, Herron School of Art and Design,     

                  Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

                  Acceptance rate: 12% of 652 images, 76 works chosen, (catalog)

17th Texas Photographic Society National Competition, Austin, TX

                  Juror: Lisa Sutcliff, Assistant Curator, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

                  Acceptance rate: 3% of 1,872 images, 58 photographs chosen   

Americas 2008 All-Media Juried Competition, Northwest Art Center, Minot University

                  Minot, ND

                  Juror: Rusty Freeman, Curator and Vice President of the Curatorial Division,

                  Plains Art Museum

                  Acceptance rate: 6% of 652 entries, 35 chosen

MOAK Regional Juried Competition, Springfield Art Museum,

Springfield, MO

Juror: Nicholas Kyle, Associate Professor of Art (Retired), Chair of the Art Department, Missouri Southern State University, Springfield, MO

Acceptance rate: n/a, 95 works chosen

HONORABLE MENTION, Camera Club of New York, New York, NY

                  Juror: Larry Fink, Photographer and Educator

                  Acceptance rate: 6.25% of 400 images, 25 photographs chosen

21st National Works on Paper, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA

                  Juror: Elizabeth Dunbar, Curator of the Art-house, Austin, TX

Acceptance rate: 9.5% of 400 entries, 38 works chosen

32nd Annual National Photo Competition, Spiva Art Center, Joplin, MO

                  Juror: Rod Slemmons, Director of Contemporary Photography at Columbia

                  College Chicago

            Acceptance rate: 13% of 578 images, 78 photographs chosen 

2007

 FIRST PLACE.  2nd Annual International Ilford Photo and Calumet Photographic Silver 

                  Competition and Conference, Pasadena, CA

                  Juror: Michelle Marsh Dunn, Editor, Aperture West

                  Acceptance rate: 1.2% of 2000 images, 25 photographs chosen

SECOND PLACE, Juried National Competition, Masur Museum, Monroe, LA

                  Juror: Marilyn Kushner, Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, New York

                  Historical Society

                  Acceptance rate: 26% of 225 entries

 MERIT AWARD, 20TH Annual September Competition, Alexandria Museum of

                  Art, Alexandria, LA

                  Juror: Peter Jones, Professor, Louisiana Tech University

                  Acceptance rate: n/a

Texas Photographic Society Members Only Show, (Traveling Show), Austin, TX

                  Juror: Michelle Marsh Dunn, Editor, Aperture West

                  Acceptance rate: 2.4% of 2,410 images, photographs chosen

IDENTITY: Contemporary Photographic Portraiture, New Orleans Photo Alliance, New

                  Orleans, LA

                  Juror: Deborah Luster, Art Photographer

                  Acceptance rate: 10% of 300 images, 30 photographs chosen

2006

 HONORABLE MENTION, 1212 Gallery National Juried Photography Exhibition,

                  Richmond, VA

                  Juror: Stephen Perloff, Editor, The Photo Review

                  Acceptance rate: 4.9% of 1,003 images, 50 photographs chosen

11th National Juried Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

                  Juror: Gerard Vezzuso, photographer and Educator

                  Acceptance rate: 2.5% of 1500 images, 37 photographs were chosen

SECOND PLACE, Spiva Art Center National Photo Competition, Joplin, MO

                  Juror: Keith Carter, Photographer and Educator

                  Acceptance rate: 19% of 497 images, 96 photographs chosen

Muse Gallery National Photography Competition, Philadelphia, PA

                  Juror: Stephan Perloff, Editor, The Photo Review

                  Acceptance rate: 14% of 519 images, 71 photographs chosen

Toledo Friends for Photography National Competition, Toledo, OH

                  Juror: Kathy Vargas, Photographer and Educator

                  Acceptance rate: 12% of 602 images, 70 photographs chosen

                  (Mentioned in Juror’s Statement)

Celebrating Excellence, Arkansas Fellowship Winners, Little Rock AR

Paper in Particular National Competition, Columbia College, Columbia MO

                  Juror: David Morrison

                  Acceptance rate: 15% of 700 entries, 108 works chosen

2005

Biennial III Seven State Exhibition, Chickasha, OK

                  Juror: Laura Warriner, Executive Director, UNTITLED

                  Acceptance rate: 25% of 240 entries

10th National Juried Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

                  Juror: Richard B. Woodard, Critic, Journalist, and Documentary Film Maker

                  Acceptance rate: 2% of 1,700 images, 32 photographs chosen

PURCHASE AWARD, 18th National Works on Paper, McNeese State University, Lake 

                  Charles, LA          

                  Juror: Annette Carlozzi, Curator of American Art, University of Texas at Austin

                  Acceptance rate: 4.8% of 800 entries, 39 works chosen 

SECOND PLACE, National Juried Photo Competition, Through the Lens-The

                  Human Element, Costal Arts League and Museum of Half Moon Bay, CA

                  Juror: Michael Callopy, Internationally known portrait photographer     

                  Acceptance rate: 14.6% of 850 images, 58 photographs chosen

Paper in Particular National Competition, Columbia College, Columbia, MO

                  Juror: Kevin Mullins

                  Acceptance rate: 6% of 500 entries, 75 works chosen

2004

National Juried Photography Contest, Texas Artists Museum, Port Arthur, TX

                  Juror: Brandon Gouthier, Photographer/Instructor

                  Acceptance rate: 16% of 268 images, 44 images chosen

Refresh Print Biennial I, University of Wisconsin at Green Bay, Green Bay, WI

Jurors: Dr. Stephen Perkins, Academic Curator of Art, University of Wisconsin at Green Bay and Christine Style, Professor of Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin at Green Bay

                  Acceptance rate: 11% of 540 entries, 61 photographs chosen

                  (Traveling Show till 2006) (Chosen for Brochure/15 of 33 Artists selected)

HONORABLE MENTION, 10TH 2005 SAAC Juried Competition, South Arkansas Art

                  Center, Eldorado, AR

                  Juror: Suzanne Weaver, Associate Curator, Dallas Museum of Art

                  Acceptance rate: 21% of 312 entries, 68 works chosen

Four Decades of Competition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA

                  Curator: Camille Jungman, Art Historian, University of Louisiana at Monroe

                  (Ms. Jungman selected 41 pieces from the permanent collection)

Arkansas Women Artists 2004-05 Exhibition, Walton Art Center, Fayetteville, AR

                  Juror: Suzanne Weaver, Associate Curator, Dallas Museum of Art

                  (Traveling Arkansas till 2005)

Viewpoint 2004 National Juried Competition, Bosque

            Conservatory Photography, Clifton, TX

                  Juror: Roy Flukinger, Senior Curator of Photography and Film, Harry Ransom

                  Center, University of Texas at Austin

                  Acceptance rate: 11% of 492 images, 54 photographs chosen

31st Annual Juried National Competition, Masur Museum, Monroe, LA

                  Juror: Dr. Randall Griffey, Associate Curator of American Art, The Nelson-Adkins

                  Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

                  Acceptance rate: 12% of 822 entries, 96 works chosen

Paper in Particular National Competition, Columbia College, Columbia, MO

                  Juror: David Leach, Emeritus Professor, Wright University

                  Acceptance rate: 17% of 550 entries, 96 works chosen

2003

Soho Photo National Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, NewYork, NY

                  Juror: Anne Ellegood, Curator, New York Curator for Norton Collection 

                  Acceptance rate: 1% of 2400 images, 34 photographs were chosen

2002

 Twenty Years of Graduate Photography, University of Texas, Austin, TX

Taking Liberties, Quawpaw Methodist Church, Little Rock, AR

Delta Show, Arkansas Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

 1997

 Governor’s Exhibition, San Antonio, TX

Open Space Gallery, Allentown, PA

Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, Arkansas Arts Center Little Rock, AR

Texas Photographic Society Members Only Show, Austin, TX

Invitational, The Home Show, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AR

HONORABLE MENTION, Governor’s Exhibition, San Antonio, TX

 1996

Invitational, Photography Exhibition, Longview Art Museum, Longview, TX

Invitational, Representation of Self, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AR

THIRD PLACE, Texas Photographic Society Members Show, Austin, TX

Art with a Southern Drawl, University of Mobile, Mobile, AL

 1995

 Arkansas Arts Council Fellowships Exhibition, Little Rock, AR

Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

1994

 Current Works, Society for Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO

One Hundred Yrs. of Street Photography, Wright ST. University Art Gallery, Dayton, OH            

1993

PURCHASE AWARD, Photography as Art, Masur Art Museum, Monroe, LA

Current Works, Society of Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO

Woman Artists: A Celebration, Youngstown, OH

Faces of Arkansas: Portrait of the People, Old State House Museum, Little Rock, AR

1992

Photospiva, Spiva Art Center, Joplin, MO

September Competition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA

Arkansas Exhibition, Hot Springs, AR

Illuminance’92, Fine Arts Center, Lubbock, TX

HONORABLE MENTION, LSU-S 5 State Juried Exhibition, Shreveport, LA

HONORABLE MENTION, Jewish Community Center Photography Exhibition,

                  Houston, TX

1991

 Photospiva, Spiva Art Center, Joplin, MO

Louisiana Competition 1991, Baton Rouge, LA

MERIT AWARD, Woman Artists: A Celebration, Youngstown, OH

LaGrange National XVI, LaGrange, GA

Texas Photographic Society Members Only Show, (Traveling Show), Austin, TX

7th Annual Arts Fest Juried Gallery Show, Lake Charles, LA

PURCHASE AWARD & HONORABLE MENTION, Tri-State Exhibition, Beaumont, TX       

Texas Photographic Society State Wide Show, Austin, TX, (Traveling Show)

 1990

FIRST PLACE, Texas Photographic Society Members Only Show, Austin, TX

2 PURCHASE AWARDS, Tri-State Exhibition, Beaumont, TX

HONORABLE MENTION, Photoworks, Poughkeepsie, NY

1989

FIRST PLACE, 5th Annual Arts Fest Gallery Show, Lake Charles, LA

THIRD PLACE, Texas Photographic Society, Austin, TX

Tri-state Exhibition, Beaumont, TX

 1984

 FIRST PLACE, Sam Houston State University, TX

Louisiana Arts Alliance Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA

PUBLICATIONS & DIGITAL MEDIA ACCESS


2016

 Sharkey, Fredricka, “Donna Pinckley, Portraits of Reality”, UCA Magazine, (Fall 2016): 106

http://www.buildsxsemagazine.com/2016/07/donna-pinckley-talks-db-waltrip/

http://heapsmag.com/interracial-couple-portraits

http://ibarionex.net/thecandidframe/2016/1/17/the-candid-frame-306-donna-pinckley

Donna Pinckley, Sticks and Stones, under the gum tree, TELL STORIES WITHOUT SHAME, January 2016.18.

2015

 http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2015/nov/26/donna-pinckley-sticks-and-stones-interracial-couples-hate-abuse

http://www.boredpanda.com/interracial-couples-racism-sticks-stones-donna-pinckley/

http://www.featureshoot.com/2015/11/powerful-portraits-of-interracial-couples-paired-with-the-hateful-comments-theyve-received-from-others/

http://www.terrafemina.com/article/ces-couples-mixtes-devoilent-les-insultes-racistes-du-quotidien_a290251/1

http://www.cosmopolitan.com/sex-love/news/a47545/donna-pinckley-photographs/

http://aplus.com/a/donna-pinckley-sticks-and-stones-interracial-couples 

http://www.mtv.com/news/2342570/photographer-interracial-couples-insults-pinckley/

http://www.buzzfeed.com/matthewtucker/interracial-couples-share-the-appalling-things-people-have-s#.uf6blDY3A

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/interracial-couples-share-the-insults-theyve-experienced-in-insightful-photo-series_560ecface4b0dd85030be6c7?1cmlhaor

http://smoda.elpais.com/placeres/insultos-parejas-de-distina-raza-fotografa-donna-pinckley

http://slate.com/article/2015/09/28/donna-pinckley

http://acurator.com/article/2015/07/22/donna-pinckley

Hallet, Tracy, “Sixty Second Exposure,” Black and White (UK), (July 2015): 178

http://aintbadmagazine.com/article/2015/04/21/donna-pinckley/

 2014

 The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA

Juror: Jennifer Blessing, Curator of Photography, Guggenheim Museum of Art

Acceptance rate: 4% of 2,200 entries

2013

McCabe, Richard, “New Southern Photography,” SPOT, (Spring 2013): 59

http://lenscratch.com/2013/01/photonola-donna-pinckley/

Smithson, Aline. “Profile.” Lenscratch (1.2.2013)

Black and White magazine, 2013 Single Image Contest

                  Acceptance rate: 2.7% of 7,600 images, 212 photographs chosen

2012

 Langer, Von Fred, “DEN KINDERN GEHT ES FANTASTISCH,” GEO thema, (August 2012): 02

2011

 Bäerbel, Edse, “Wie Kinder die Welt sehen,” GEO, (Juli 2011): 133

 2010

 "Southern Depictions.” OneOneThousand 5 (3.2010), www.oneonethousand.org/pinckley.html

Casper, Jim. “Southern Depictions.” LensCulture 24 (1.2010-3.2010),

                  www.lensculture.com/pinckley.html

 2008

 The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA

Juror: Julia Shaw, Director, Julia Shaw Gallery, NY, NY

Acceptance rate: 2% of 3,600 entries

2007

 Photography Now ’07, Photography Quarterly, Center for Photography at Woodstock,

                  Woodstock, NY

                  Juror: Julian Cox, Curator of Photography, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

                  Acceptance rate: 1.7% of 340 entries, 6 photographers chosen

The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA

                  Juror: Toby Jurovics, Curator of Photography, Smithsonian American Art

                  Museum, Washington D.C.

                  Acceptance rate: 2% of 4,085 entries

Trieschmann, W. (Friday, January 5,2007). Off the Wall. In The Democrat-Gazette, Little

                  Rock, Arkansas.

Perloff, S. (July/August 2007). Kudos. In The Photo Review Newsletter, Langhorne, PA

2006

 The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA

                  Juror: Phillip Brookman, Senior Curator of Photography and Media Arts,

                  Corcoran Gallery

                  Acceptance rate: 2% of 4,250 entries

Portrait, Smithsonian, August, 2006

2005

 The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA

                  Juror: David Schonauer, Editor, American Photo Magazine

                  Acceptance rate: 2.5% of 3,750 entries

Trieschmann, W. (Friday, June 17, 2005). Off the Wall.  In The Arkansas Democrat-

           Gazette, Little Rock, Arkansas.  

2004

 Amador, Norberto Luis. Exposición fotografia y conferencia de Donna Pinckley, en el Instituto de Artes Plásticas. (JUEVES 4 DE MARZO 2004), DIARIO XALAPA pp E1-2.

Jorge, Alejo y Martha. Muestran Colecció fotografica de Donna Pinckley.  (SABADO 6 DE MARZO), DIARIO XALAPA, p. C-9.

Molino, Angélica. Inauguran exposición sobre Esttados Unidos. (7 DE MARZO DE 2004), Cultura, p. E-4.

2003

 “Spotlight Gary Cawood,” Portrait, Black and White magazine, 5 (24), April, 2003.

“Twenty Years of Graduate Photography: MFA Alumni 1982-2002,” Creative Research Laboratory, Austin, TX

VOA: Voice of the Arts magazine, San Antonio, Texas, 11 (2), April, 2003.                                                                                                         

The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA 

                  Juror: Bill Hunt, Director of Photograpy, Ricco/Maresca Galery, New York, NY

                  Acceptance rate: 2% of 2400 entries, 114 images by 108 photographers  

1996-1994

 Preservation magazine, Washington D.C. November/December

The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA, Summer

Geibert, Ron One Hundred Years of Street Photography, (CD-ROM), Wright State

                  University Art Gallery, Dayton, OH

1992-1983

September Competition Exhibition Catalog, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA 

Book of Days Calendar, Austin, TX

Louisiana Competition, Exhibition Catalog, Baton Rouge, LA

The Photo Review magazine, Langhorne, PA, Summer

Book of Days Calendar, Austin, TX

Poster, Portrait for Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA

Exposition World, Louisiana World Exposition, New Orleans, LA,

                  Fall & Summer

Tour De fair, Louisiana World Exposition, New Orleans, LA, Summer


ARTIST’S TALKS

 2005-1989

 Artist’s Talk, University of Arkansas at Little Rock,

Artist’s Talk, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA

Artist Talk, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Artist Talk, Hendrix College, Conway, AR

Artist Talk, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

Artist Talk, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Artist Talk, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

Artist Talk, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS

Gallery Talk, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

Gallery Talk, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA

Artist Talk, McDowell Tech Community College, Marion, NC


PROFESSIONAL GROWTH ACTIVITIES

Society of Photographic Education (SPE) 2008-Current

         (National Conference Attended 1991,1992, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)

         (Regional Conference Attended 1982,1983, 1991, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006) 

Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAAC) 2005-2006

         (Attend conference 2005)

         (Chair, Panel, The Contemporary Photographic Portrait)


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Society of Photographic Education

New Orleans Photo Alliance