Copyright 2017

Email
david@davidemittadams.com

Gallery Representation:
Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Education:
M.F.A 2012 Photography Arizona State University
B.F.A. 2003 Photography Bowling Green State University

Collections:
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
The Center for Creative Photography
George Eastman Museum
Museum of Photographic Arts San Diego
Candela
Northlight Gallery, Tempe, Arizona
Numerous private collections

Solo Exhibitions
2017
POWER, Roswell Museum of Art, Roswell, NM
POWER, New Orleans Photo Alliance, New Orleans, LA
Conversations with History, Stark Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
2014
Conversations with History, The Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
2013
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
2012
Conversations with History, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ
2011
Celestial Sphere, McFadden Gallery, Malone University, Canton, OH

Group Exhibitions:
2017
Phoenix Art Museum

2016
Photography in America’s National Parks, George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Energy: Made in Form San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
Found, Candela Gallery, Richmond, VA
Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery, Tucson, AZ
This is a photograph, Penland Gallery, Penland, NC
Land Tracings, Arizona Commission on the Arts & Chartreuse Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
Instructor Invitational, The Bascom Center for the Visual Arts, Highland, NC
Gallery 1/1, Seattle, WA
Mirror with a Memory, Peter Miller Fine Art, Providence, RI

2015
Arizona Biennial, Tucson Museum of Art, AZ
One of a Kind: Unique Photographic Objects, Phoenix Art Museum
Five Alchemist: Contemporary Photographer Explore 19th-Century Techniques, Wichita Art Museum
Alchemical Ensemble, New Visions in Historic Photographic Processes, Columbia College, MO
Diffusion Annual, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO
PHOTOGRAPH, David Emitt Adams and Claire A. Warden, Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA
Vibrant Matters, Instinct Art Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2014
Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA
Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO
Land Exposures, Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ
100 Photographs, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
Look Again, Ashville Area Arts Council Gallery (invitational) Ashville, NC
Flash Forward, Magenta Foundation, 2 Battery Wharf, Boston, MA
Unbound3, Candela Gallery (invitational), Richmond, VA
Double Back: Photographic Reflexivity (invitational), University of Maryland ,Maryland, MD
Shifts, Roland Dille Center for the Arts Gallery,(two person) Mankato, MN

2013
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA (Solo)
Flash Forward Emerging Photographer Award Exhibition, Neubacher Shor Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
VOZ’Galerie, Complément D’Objet, Paris, France
Alfred and Trafford Klots International Program for Artists Exhibition, Léhon, France
Unconventional Inventions, Print Resource Center, Boston, MA
The Physical Photograph, Art Intersection, Gilbert, AZ

2012
INFOCUS 2012 Annual Photography Exhibition and Auction, Phoenix Art Museum.
Conversations with History, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ. (Solo)
Herberger Theater Exhibitions, Phoenix, AZ.
Lens Culture International Exposure Award Winners, Digital Screening,
PhotoAlliance 2012 lecture series, San Francisco, CA.

2011
Notebook 4: Stilled Life, The Studio, London, England
Exploring the Roots of Photography, Art Intersection, Gilbert, AZ.
Lens Culture International Exposure Awards, Online Exhibition
SOHO PHOTO, Alternative Processes Competition, New York City, Juror Michael Mazzeo
Nowness, The Eye Lounge, Phoenix, AZ
Exploring the Roots of Photography, The Art Intersection, Gilbert AZ.
The Language of Light, Photoplace Online Exhibition
Celestial Sphere, McFadden Gallery, Malone University, Canton OH. (Solo)
Tool, The Night Gallery, Tempe AZ

2010
Night and Day, Step Gallery, Tempe Arizona (Two-person Exhibition)
Silvereye Center for Photography Benefit Auction/Exhibition, Pittsburgh PA.
Spatial Records, Intel Corporate Office, Ocotillo, Arizona (Solo)
An Equation of the Fanciful and Bizarre, Joel Meyerowitz juried competition Northlight Gallery ASU

2009
Silver Eye Center for Photography, New Works Gallery, Pittsburgh PA. (Two-person Exhibition

Awards/Honors:
2015
Arizona Commission on the Arts Research and Development Grant
Artnet’s Must See Booths at AIPAD

2014
Fish/Pearce Award

2012
Artist in Residence at Art Intersection, Gilbert, Arizona
Society for Photographic Education Crystal Apple Award
Participant in Review Santa Fe

2011
Lens Culture International Exposure Awards, Honorable Mention
Nathan Cummings Travel Grant Research Award

2010
5th Annual Black and White Spider Awards Nominee

Professional Experience:

2013 •Adjunct Faculty at the University of Arizona
2011-12 •Adjunct Faculty Chandler Gilbert Community College
2009-12 •Teaching Assistant Arizona State University
2010 •Photography Assistant to Paula Chamlee
2010 •Photography Assistant to Michael A. Smith
2009 •Photography Assistant to John Coffer
2008 •Maine Media Workshops Photography Lab Technician
•Teaching Assistant to Jill Enfield

Lectures/Workshops:

Guest Lecturer Medium Festival of Photography, San Diego, California
Guest Lecturer Society for Photographic Education, National Conference, Chicago, IL
Guest Lecturer Society for Photographic Education, Southeast, Charlotte, NC
Guest Lecturer Carnegie Museum of Art, f295 Symposium, Pittsburgh PA.
Guest Lecturer Photo Alliance, Tintype Redux, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco CA.
Guest Lecturer/Workshop Art Intersection PHOTOtopas, Gilbert AZ.
Guest Lecturer Art Intersection, Exploring the Roots of Photography, Gilbert AZ.

Publications:
Print:
Black and White Photography UK, Issue NO.152
A Guide to Photographic Alternative Processes: Popular Historical and Contemporary Techniques, Focal Press

Web:
Lenscratch
NPR Radio Pictures
Jackalope Ranch Arts and Culture Phoenix