Melissa Kreider

melissagracekreider@gmail.com | www.dont-smile.com

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Education

2018    University of Iowa, Master of Fine Arts in Photography, Minor in Graphic Design and Book Arts,  Iowa City, IA

2017    University of Iowa, Master of Arts in Photography, Minor in Printmaking, Iowa City, IA

2015    University of Akron, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography, Minor in Art History, Akron, OH

2012     Florence University of the Arts, Primary Photography Courses, Florence, Italy

Professional Experience 

2019-present  Adjunct Instructor, New College of Florida, Sarasota, Florida

2018-present Photography & Imaging Facilities Coordinator & Technician, Ringling College of Art and Design,

Sarasota, Florida                

2015-2018     Primary Instructor, Elements of Digital Photography, University of Iowa, Iowa

                      Primary Instructor, Beginning Digital Photography, University of Iowa, Iowa

2014              F_AIR Florence Gallery Internship, Florence, Italy 

Solo Exhibitions

2018    Remnants: an investigation of the realities of sexual assault, Eve Drewelowe Gallery,

            The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa (forthcoming)

2018    Remnants: an investigation of the realities of sexual assault, Perspective Gallery,

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2017    Remnants: an investigation of the realities of sexual assault: sites and survivors,

Corridoio Fiorentino, Florence, Italy

2017    Remnants: an investigation of the realities of sexual assault: labs and the backlog,

  Ganzo, Florence, Italy

2017 Remnants: an investigation of the realities of sexual assault, Drewelowe Gallery,

             University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

2017    Remnants, Fair Grounds, Iowa City, Iowa

2015    You Can’t Go Home Again, WE Gallery, Akron, Ohio

2014    Royale With Cheese, Palladium Palette, Akron, Ohio

 

Group Exhibitions 

 

2018    Record/Off Record, Northern Kentucky University, 2018 FotoFocus Biennial,

            Curated by Rachael Banks, Highland Heights, KY

2018    Continuing Studies Exhibition, Willis Smith Gallery, Ringling College of Art and Design,

            Sarasota, Florida