Awards:

 

2017-2018      MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant for Photography

2015-2016      MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant for Photography

2010-2011       MN State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant for Photography

2009               McKnight Artist Fellowship for Photographers

 

Experience:

 

2008-present

Carrie Elizabeth Thompson, Artist, Minneapolis, MN.

Skills: Photography, writing, pottery and installation.

 

2008-2018  

Studio Manager for Alec Soth, St Paul, MN.

Duties: Digital and c-print printing for exhibition and sales. Planning exhibitions; including printing, mounting, framing and shipping . Handle all packing and shipping requests from books to prints. Editioning all work. Photo assisting. Coordinating lectures. Worked with all galleries US and abroad and Magnum Photos plus all editorial jobs. Backup and archive all negatives and digital files using Media Pro. Maintain storage, print inventory database, crashplan, dropbox, digital & neg archives. Coordinate materials for grant proposals. Supervise intern projects & schedule (new intern every semester). Run payroll, pay payroll tax / MN and federal and simple IRA biweekly along with quarterly taxes, UIMN, 941, 940, sales/use tax. Yearly preparation 1099s and W2s.

 

2006-2008      

Shop Assistant at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Duties: Customer service, money handling, and attend monthly training of new exhibitions.

 

2006             

Teaching Assistant for Art in the park at the Minneapolis Institute of Art.

Duties: Helping with lessons, teaching children, and set up of classrooms.

 

Exhibitions:

 

2017: From This Day Forward: Marriage and Miscarriage, TruckStop Gallery, MPLS, MN

Notes From My Therapist, Niche Gallery, White Bear, MN, March

Blue Library Vol 2: Conversations, Antenna, New Orleans, LA

2016: Winter, group show, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2015: Waiting Room, Minneapolis, MN, October

Rochester Brainery, The Feeling You Get, Rochester, New York, March

Burnet Gallery, I AM KINDNESS, Minneapolis, MN, Feb

Camden Image Gallery, The Ones we Love, London, January

2014: Minnesota State fair, St. Paul

2013: Familia, If you lived here you’d be home now, Minneapolis, MN, May

2012: University of South Dakota, New Work,  Vermillion, SD, Oct-Nov

Winter, group show, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, Feb-March

2011: McKnight Exhibition, Franklin Art Works, Minneapolis, MN, June-July

Art Center of Saint Peter, I hope we go together, St Peter, MN, Aug-Sept

2010: Summer 2010, group show, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN. May-July

I hope we go together, XY&Z, Minneapolis, MN. July-August

2009: The Minnesota Eye: Contemporary Photography, CVA gallery, St. Paul, MN. Oct 09

Passing/Hanging on, IFP, St. Paul, MN, Sept 09

Minnesota State fair, St. Paul, Sept 09

Midwest Biennial, Wausau, WI, Sept 09

2008: Black Dog Café, St. Paul, MN

Northern National Art Competition, Nicolet college art gallery, Rhinelander, WI

Standing Room, AZ gallery, St. Paul, MN

 

Lectures:

 

Walker Art Center, Minnesota

Century College, Minnesota

BYU, Utah

Perpich Center for Arts Education, Minnesota

St. Olaf college, Minnesota

Bethel University, Minnesota

University of Wisconsin - River Falls

MPLS Photo Center

The Minnesota Eye: Contemporary Photography, Moderated by Leslie Hammons, Weinstein Gallery

 

Publications:

 

Andy Sturdevant, “photographs in Potluck Supper with Meeting to Follow”, Coffee House Press, 2013

Blue Library Vol 2: Conversations, 2017

 

Self-published books:

 

I hope we go together

GOMA

Notes From My Therapist