A few new photographs are included in the exhibit, Golden Hour: Thoughts on the Contemporary Photo Book at the Silver Eye Center for Photography in Pittsburgh, PA through Jan 16, 2016.
A Field Guide to Snow and Ice is a finalist in the photobook catagory in The Last Picutre Show at Powerhouse Arena in Brooklyn. I'll be at the opening reception on Saturday October 17 from 6:30-9. The exhibition is on view through November 20.
I'll be giving a talk about my work at the Penumbra Foundation in NYC on Tuesday, October 20th at 7pm.
The artist book of Bird Watching, On Thin Ice In a Blizzard, and A Field Guide to Snow and Ice are now included in the permanent collection of The Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, IL.
A selection of images from Bronx Zoo and Book of Trees, the artist book I made with Andy Sturdevant, are included in the exhibition Telescope at Instinct Art Gallery in Minneapolis through Nov 14.
The book of A Field Guide to Snow and Ice is exhibited fully extended in the exhibition, The Book In Extremis in the MCAD Main Gallery in Minneapolis from July 24-Sept 20.
A Field Guide to Snow and Ice opens at Kopeikin Gallery in Los Angeles on June 13. Artist reception from 6-8pm-come say hello! Exhibition continues through July 11.
Brewer’s Blackbird from Bird Watching is included in the exhibition, 100+: A Photograph for Every Year of the MIA, at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, on view through May 1, 2016.
I was recently interviewed for the contemporary art blog, Wavepool, where I shared my thoughts on art + science, landscape and photobooks.
A Field Guide to Snow and Ice was reviewed on Photo-eye by Allie Haeusslein.
I was honored to have A Field Guide to Snow and Ice included in several best books of 2014 lists-
photo-eye | BLOG: Best Books 2014: Melanie McWhorter
The 17 Best Photobooks of 2014 According to Humble
Douglas Stockdale for The PhotoBook and Ehamo Magazine
Recipient of a 2015 Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant.
Reading Room an exhibition of my books, is on view at the Kiehle Art Gallery at St. Could State University in Minnesota from Jan 20-Feb 19.
Photographs from Bird Watching are included in the exhibition The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, on view through February 22, 2015.
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts has added "Brewer’s Blackbird" and “Spotted Wren” from Bird Watching to their permanent collection.
A permanent installation of images from A Field Guide to Snow and Ice was acquired for the lobby of Schmidt Artists Lofts, St.Paul, MN
On Thin Ice, In a Blizzard and Book of Trees are included in the the Infocus Photobooks Exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum through Sept 28.
Book of Trees featured on Fauna and Flora
Recent press & publications for A Field Guide to Snow and Ice:
L'Oeil de la Photographie
The New York Photo Review
Landscape Stories Issue 15, Mountains
The Wall Street Journal
Nasty Magazine, The Void Issue
The New Yorker Elements Blog
A Field Guide to Snow and Ice opens at Klompching Gallery in Brooklyn on Jan 9. I will be at the artist reception from 6-8pm. Exhibition continues through March 29.
The Beginning Naturalist, a solo show of work from the series Bird Watching, Bronx Zoo along with my field guide inspired artist books will be on exhibit at the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery at Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD from March 24-April 26.
Book of Trees is included in the exhibition Binding Image at Tetterode in Amsterdam opening Feb 8.
My weather report for 2012 is in the exhibition, Featured Artist Project: SP Weather Reports (2008-2013) at the Center for Book Arts in NYC from Jan 17-Mar 29.
Orders of Possibility exhibition reviewed on the City Pages blog.
A wall installation of my artist book, As If Everything You Imagined Were True, that includes images from the series Bronx Zoo, is in the exhibition Orders of Possibility at Form + Content Gallery in Minneapolis through Jan 18.
A Field Guide to Snow and Ice will be exhibited in The Explorer's Club at the Schaeffer Gallery at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN from Nov 1-Dec 8.
Andy Sturdevant's essay on my artist book On Thin Ice, In a Blizzard is included in
Potluck Supper with Meeting to Follow, his new book of essays recently published by Coffee House Press.
Recipient of a 2013-14 mnartists.org/McKnight Foundation Fellowship for Photography.
On Thin Ice, In a Blizzard was included by Larissa Leclair of the indie Photobook Library in the exhibition and publication 10x10 American Photobooks and is now included in the collection of the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography.
Douglas Stockdale of ThePhotobook included Bird Watching in his online selection for 10x10 American Photobooks.
The Museum of Modern Art has acquired On Thin Ice, In a Blizzard and As If Everything You Imagined Were True for their artist book collection.
The Cleveland Museum of Art has acquired On Thin Ice, In a Blizzard for their artist book collection.
A Field Guide to Snow and Ice was included in the 2012 Critical Mass Top 50.
Bird Watching was included in the exhibition Terra Cognita at the Noorderlicht Photofestival, Museum Belvedere, Oranjewoud, Netherlands.
Recipient of a 2012 Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant.