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BIO

In addition to exhibiting internationally, Adam’s work has been seen in publications including Art in America, Maisonneuve Magazine, and Polar Inertia Journal. He is a recipient of a 2006-07 William J. Fulbright fellowship to Macao, SAR, China and a finalist for a 2007 Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant. He currently is an Assistant Professor of Studio Art and Chair of Visual and Performing Arts at Stonehill College in Easton, MA. He lives in Maine.

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EDUCATION

Massachusetts College of Art, MFA, Photography, 2004

Colorado College, BA, English. Minor, Arts Theory and Practice, 2000

 

AWARDS/DISTINCTIONS

William J. Fulbright Grant, Macao, SAR China, 2006-07

St. Botolph Emerging Artist Award, 2008

Finalist, Lange-Taylor Prize, CDS, 2008

Honorable Mention, PhotoBookNow, 2008

Photolucida, Critical Mass Finalist, 2008

Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant, Finalist, 2007

Visiting Fellow of Sociology and Humanities, University of Macao 2006-07

Ritt Kellogg Foundation Grant, 1997

Colorado College Venture Grants, 1997,2000

 

TEACHING 

2007-PRESENT

Assistant Professor of Visual and Performing Arts, Stonehill College, Easton,MA

2003-07 (ADJUNCT/ PART-TIME)

Emerson College

Massachusetts College of Art

Tufts/ Experimental College

Rhode Island College

Massachusetts College of Art- Continuing Education

Art Institute of Boston

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2013 Urban Landscapes, 1650 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

WGBH Boston Fine Art Auction, Boston, MA

Annual Juried Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design , Boston, MA

2012 DYI: Photographers and Books, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

Annual Juried Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design , Boston, MA

2011 Alumni Exhibition, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA  Juried by Michelle Lamunière, Assistant Curator of Photography, Harvard Art Museum

Faculty Exhibition, Cushman Gallery, Stonehill College,  North Easton, MA

Annual Juried Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art and Design , Boston, MA

2010 Solo Exhibition, Nothing Serious Can Happen Here, Carroll and Sons, Boston, MA

Solo Exhibition, City of Dreams, Montserrat College of Art

St. Botolph Foundation Award Show, Boston, MA

Annual Juried Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

2009 Two-Person Exhibition (with Milee Tibbs) , What Remains, Cushing Martin Gallery Stonehill College, North Easton, MA

Boston Drawing Project, Carroll and Sons, Boston, MA

Solo Exhibition .A4 Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

2008 Bernard Toale Gallery/ Boston Drawing Project, Boston, MA

Humble Arts Foundation, Group Exhibition #25, humbleartsfoundation.org

Benefit Auction, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

NEO, Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA

Uncommon Denominator, Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, MA

Queen’s Library Gallery, upcoming, Queens, NYC

ArtHouse, Jamaica Plain, MA

Annual Juried Auction, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

Toledo Friends of Photography National Juried Exhibition, University of Toledo

Juror, Todd Hido, Photographer

2007 GroundingWork, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

Insights, MCC Finalist Exhibition, Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA

Belonging, Creative Macau, SAR China

Solo Exhibition,Work in Progress, University of Macao, SAR China

2006 Solo Exhibition, Culpepper Gallery, New York, NY

Connections, Studio Montclair National Juried Exhibition, Montclair, NJ

Juror, Donald Kuspit, Critic

Art House, Jamaica Plain, MA

2005 Nothing to be Done, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI

Nothing to be Done, E3 Gallery, New York, NY

2004 Art House, Walk Hill, Jamaica Plain, MA

Fort Point Channel Open Studios, Boston, MA

Frances N. Roddy Open Competition, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA

Juror, Rachel Rosenfield Lafo, Director of Curatorial Affairs, DeCordova 

Closer In, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA

The Pittsfield Project, Storefront Artists Galleries, Pittsfield, MA

The Pittsfield Project, Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

MFA Thesis, Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

01-03 1/2: The Paine Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

Incoming MFA Student Show, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

Greater Portland Regional, The Danforth Gallery, Portland, ME

 

PRESS/ PUBLICATIONS/LECTURES 

 

Fast Capitalism, “Macau Noir: Criminal Brotherhoods, Casino Capitalism, and the Case of the Post-Socialist Chinese Consumer”, issue 8.1, www.fastcapitalism.com, November 2011 

Space and Culture, “Macao Monuments: In Art, in Poetry, and in Your Face”, January 2011

Art in America, review, September 2010

Camera Austria, feature in Forum, December 2010

The Boston Globe, review, “Stop motion Discourse”, Section ‘g’, March 10, 2010

The Boston Globe, editor’s pick, calendar, March 16, 2010

Boston Magazine, “Threshold: Editor’s Pick”, Spring 2010

Tourist Studies, “ Materialist pedagogy: The function of themed environments in post-socialist consumption in Macao”, 2010

World Architecture, “Macao’s Mediterranean Motifs”,  #234, Dec. 2009

Environment and Planning, “Macao, Capital of the 21st Century?”, Dec. 2008

Macau Closer, interview, November 2007

Ponto Final, “No interior da paisagem”, feature, March 22, 2007

Polar Inertia Journal, Macao portfolio, March/April 2007

Art in America, “Down East”, May 2006

Photographs, featured artist, Fall 2006

Maisonneuve, ‘Cities Issue’, Photo Essay, December 2005

Gallery Print, “picture of the week”, www.galleryprint.com, May 20th– 27th, 2008

Flak Photo, ”picture of the day” www.flakphoto.com, April 7th, 2008

Fanzine, www.thefanzine.com, April 2006

Visiting Artist Talk, Montserrat College of Art, Spring 2010

Visiting Artist Talks, Massachusetts College of Art, Spr 2008, Spr. 2009, Spr. 2010

Artist talk, Creative Macau, May 2007

Panel discussion, SPE National Conference, “The Shared Photographic Moment in Post-Directorial Photography”, March 2006

 

COLLECTIONS

Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA

Cleveland Museum of Art library, Cleveland, OH

University of Macau, Macao, SAR, China

 

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

Unconscious Architecture. Co-curator of and participant in this two-man collaboration with paper-sculptor and printmaker Eric Saline.

Nothing to Be Done. Curator of and participant in this traveling photography exhibition examining contemporary photography’s connection to the absurd. E3 Gallery, NewYork, NY, Urban Inst. for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids Michigan

The Pittsfield Project. Participated, conceived and curated this primarily photo-based exhibition of work created in and inspired by the town of Pittsfield, MA. Doran Gallery, Mass College of Art, Storefront Artist Galleries, Pittsfield,MA