Teacher / Lecturer
Presently teaching Digital and Analog Photography at Santa Monica High School, Santa Monica CA, 2007 – 2010 Digital Photography Instructor Art Institute of California Hollywood
Courses taught: Digital Photography, Large Format Photography.
2004 – 2006 Adjunct Professor of Photography, Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI.
2000 – 2001 Adjunct Professor of Photography, University of Michigan-Flint.
Editorial / Fine Art Photographer
1998 Present Operated photography studio / location business in the Metropolitan Detroit area. Clients included: New York Times, Detroit Free Press, Metropolis, Spin, Bob Melis.com as well as private commissions.
September 1996 – October 1997 Latte Publishing, Tamuning Guam
Editorial and advertising photography for a monthly lifestyle magazine, various industry / trade publications, and Artworld Advertising, an in-house agency.
Fluent in Spanish
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and word processing programs with a Mac platform.
Taught English as a foreign language, Mexico City, 1997-1998
Restored three vintage houses, Detroit 1991 – 1995, 1999 – 2001 and 2004 – 2006
Single Subject Secondary Credential (Spanish / Photography), CSULA 2008
Master of Arts, Visual Communication, Ohio University 1989
Bachelor of Arts, Spanish Wayne State University 1985
Century Surfing: (Group Show), Lois Lambert Gallery, Santa Monica CA, November 2011
Allan Barnes: Tintypes, POVevolving Gallery, Los Angeles CA, October 2011
Altprocesses Show, Soho Gallery, New York, September 2010
Photography through spaces and time, Alley Culture, Detroit MI, April 2010
Tintypes, Julie Ricco Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, August 2009
Digital LA, Rowan Building, Los Angeles CA 2008 – 2009
2 Photographers, POVevolving Gallery, Los Angeles CA, October 2008
Alternative Processes, Julia Dean Studios, Venice CA, August 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Downtown Artists Grand Winners Exhibition, Dangerous Curve, Los Angeles CA, August 2007
Cabaret Orphee, Zeitgeist Gallery, Detroit MI, December 2006
Urban Explorers (Group Show), 555 Gallery, Detroit MI, March 2006
Polaroids ( Solo Show), Padded Cell, Royal Oak MI, January 2002
Group of 5 (Detroit Focus 2000), Maniscalco Gallery, Detroit MI, October 2000
Seven Days in Chiapas (Solo Show), Casa de Unidad, Detroit MI, April 1999
Photo Annual medal winner, Scarab Club, Detroit MI, 1998, 1995, 2006