MFA, School of Visual Arts, Photography and Related Media, New York, NY 

BFA, Missouri State University, Photography, cum laude, Springfield, MO  


Solo + Joint Exhibitions


Daniel Cooney Gallery, New York City, NY: Joint exhibition, featuring SHOW ME STATE, May 11- June 17


Michael Mazzeo Gallery (formerly Peer Gallery), New York City, NY: Solo exhibition, featuring SPRINGTOWN

Tribes Gallery, New York, NY: Joint exhibition featuring SPRINGTOWN. Judged by Robert Storr


Group Exhibitions


Daniel Cooney Gallery, New York City, NY: Magic Mirror, featuring CAROLYN, June 22 - July 21

Alexey Brodovitch Hearst Gallery, NYC: Hearst 8x10 Biennial, featuring CAROLYN

Michael Mazzeo Gallery, NYC: Bare, curated by Joerg M. Colberg

Hawthorn Gallery, Springfield, Missouri, Women Artists of the Midwest

Center of Photography at Woodstock, NY: Converging Margins, curated by Leah Oates

Michael Mazzeo Gallery, NYC: How I Spent My Summer Vacation

Roger Smith Hotel, NYC: Women Shooting Women, curated by Karen Florek. 

SECCA, Winston Salem, NC: People and Places: Selections from the Allen Thomas Jr Photography Collection. 

3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NYC: 31 Under 31:Young Women in Art Photography, Humble Arts  


Awards + Honors
Winner, Center, Singular Image Color Award 2007     
Honorable Mention, Women in Photography International, 2007
Honorable Mention, PCNW, Up & Now, 2007     
Seventh Prize, The Photo Review 2007 Competition Issue
Winner, Flash Forward, Magenta Foundation 2007     
Finalist, top 150, Critical Mass, Photolucida 2005     
Nominee, Rema Hort-Mann Foundation Art Grant 2005
Nominee, John Gutmann Photography Fellowship 2004     
Aaron Siskind Foundation Grant, SVA, 2005      
Aaron Siskind Foundation Grant, SVA, 2004


Springtown. Catalogue, 2007. Photographs and essay by Rachael Dunville. 2007     

The Photo Review, 2007 Competition Issue. Fall 2007

Essay “AT-TENSION: The Essence of Portrait Photography” by Rachael Dunville.The Education of a Photographer, edited by Charles Traub, Steven Heller, Allworth Press, NYC, 2006


Conscientious, Interview.  January 8, 2008.  Colberg, Joerg. 

Springfield News Leader.  Feature Article.  October 30, 2007.  Goodwin, Juliana. 2007      

The New Yorker. Review of Springtown, October 15, 2007. Aletti, Vince. 2007 

Focus Magazine. "What I Did This Summer." October 2007. Bennette, John A. 2007 

417 Magazine. "Talk of the Town." September 2007. Holman, Gregory. 2006     

417 Magazine. "Talk of the Town." October 2006. Holman, Gregory.  


Visiting Artist
School of Visual Arts, Artist Talk, BFA Dept., New York, NY  2016

International Center of Photography, Visiting Artist, New York, NY 2008    

School of Visual Arts, Visiting Artist, MFA Dept., New York, NY 2008    

School of Visual Arts, Artist Talk, BFA Dept., New York, NY  2007

Sarah Lawrence College, Visiting Artist, BFA Dept., Bronxville, NY 2007    

Peer Gallery, Public Artist Gallery Talk, New York, NY 2006    

Missouri State University, February, Springfield, MO 2006