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EDUCATION

2011 – 2016  | Ohio University, BFA Photography & Integrated Media, Athens OH

                          Museum Studies (minor), Athens OH

                          Women Gender & Sexuality Studies (minor) Athens, OH

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017 – Present | Gallery Manager, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2012 – Present | Freelance Photographer

2016 – 2017 | Exhibitions Manager, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens, OH

2014 – 2016 | Exhibitions/Collections Assistant, Kennedy Museum of Art, Athens, OH

2012 – 2014 | Gallery Assistant, Ohio University Southern Gallery, Ironton, OH

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 | Reality is known by its traces, Chaddock & Morrow Gallery, The Dairy Barn Arts Center, Athens OH

2019  | Reality is known by its traces, Tile Room Gallery, Abington Art Center, Philadelphia PA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020| The END!, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN

2019 | Off the Clock: Arrowmont Staff Exhibition, Gallery 1010, Knoxville TN

2019 | Nuance: Craftsmanship, Imagination & Innovation, Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton NJ

2019 | National Juried Exhibition of 2019, Arts & Culture Alliance, Knoxville TN

2017 | Monster, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville OH

2017 | Southern Comfort, Station 116, Athens OH

2016 | Toil and Trouble, Collingwood Arts Center, Toledo OH

2016 | Convergence, Seigfred Gallery, Ohio University, Athens OH

2016 | ImageOHIO16, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus OH (catalog)

2015 | Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Seigfred Gallery, Ohio University, Athens OH

2015 | Senior Highlight, Test Strip, Ohio University, Athens OH

2015 | Arts Council of Northeast Kentucky, Pendleton Arts Center, Ashland KY

2013 | Student Juried Exhibition, Ohio University Southern Gallery, Ironton OH

2012 | Student Juried Exhibition, Ohio University Southern Gallery, Ironton OH

2012 | Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Seigfred Gallery, Ohio University, Athens OH

2011 | Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Seigfred Gallery, Ohio University, Athens OH

 

CURATORIAL

2020 | Incremental Signals | Kim Mirus & Shanna Fleigel, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg TN
2019 | Bridging the Gap: Contemporary Craft Practices, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, TN

2019 | In Her Domain | Helen Geglio & Angela Caldwell, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg TN

2019 | New Traditions | Sophie Glenn & Adam Hawk, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg TN

2016 | David Currie: Photographs, The Kennedy Museum of Art, Athens OH

2015 | Arnold Gassan: Serigraphs, Test Strip, Ohio University, Athens OH

 

TEACHING / JURYING

2020 | Lumen Printing, Knoxville Teachers In-Service, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, TN

2019 | Lumen Printing, Leadership Knoxville, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, TN

2019 | Lumen Printing, Knoxville Teachers In-Service, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, TN

2018 | Art Slam Competition, Dogwood Arts, Knoxville TN

 

GRANTS / AWARDS

2016 | Ohio University Provost’s Undergraduate Research Fund, Athens OH

2015 | Terry Schchat Photography Scholarship, Ohio University, Athens OH

2015 | B&H Photography Award, Ohio University, Athens OH

2015 | Special Talent Award, Ohio University, Athens OH

2014 | Terry Schchat Photography Scholarship, Ohio University, Athens OH

2014 | B&H Photography Award, Ohio University, Athens OH

2013 | 3rd place, Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Seigfred Gallery, Ohio University, Athens OH

2012 | Director’s Award, Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, Ohio University, Athens OH

2012 | Workshop Scholarship, Walter Gropius Master Artist Series, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington WV

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2019 | Lanusse, Paloma Broussal. “Flash Fiction: Unpacking Suitcase,” Musée Magazine. 

2019 | Instagram Takeover, SPE Women’s Caucus

2019 | Finkelston, Adam and Meara, James. The Hand Magazine, Issue No. 24, pg 18    

2016 | “Feral Temptations,” Jettison Magazine

2015 | Sphere, student publication, Athens, OH

2015 | "OUS Art Students Showcase Yearly Achievements," interview, The Herald Dispatch, Huntington, WV

2013 | Hillbilly Magazine

PARTICIPATION / CONTINUED EDUCATION

2020 | Devotional Print Portfolio Exchange, Gallery 1010, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

2019 | Broom Making Workshop, Instructor: Nikki Jones, Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2018 | SPE Southeast Conference, "The Fierce Urgency of Now," Penland School of Craft, NC

 

AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

2020 - Present | Knoxville Community Darkroom, Knoxville, TN, member

2018 – Present | Society for Photographic Education (SPE), member

 © 2019 Kelsey Dillow. 

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