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KRISTEN C. POWELL


EDUCATION
School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University
Master of Fine Arts
Boston, MA    September 2016-May 2018

Lesley University College of Art and Design
f/k/a : The Art Institute of Boston
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Photography Major, Art History Minor
Cambridge, MA    September 2012- May 2016

EMPLOYMENT
School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts| Boston, MA
Post Graduate Teaching Fellowship ;Photography Department
Fall 2018-Spring 2019

Hunts Photo and Video | Boston, MA

School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts| Boston, MA
Photography department teaching assistant
Spring 2018

Boston College High SchoolDorchester, MA
Digital Photography / Drawing Teacher
Summer Art Programs 2017-2018

Arlington Center for the ArtsArlington, MA
Photographic Intern
May 2015-September 2015

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of ArtHartford, CT
Visitor Services
April 2012- August 2012


AWARDS/GRANTS

2018 Post Graduate Teaching Fellowship, SMFA at Tufts
2017   Anderson Ranch Arts Center Summer Workshop Scholarship
2016   School of the Museum of Fine Arts Merit Scholarship Award
2012   Centennial Scholarship Award, Art Institute of Boston
2012   Mary Helen Richer Photo Award, Coventry Scholarship Foundation

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2018
Light in the Basement, SMFA, Boston
Summer Student Show, Photographic Resource Center (PRC Boston)

2017
Flick Off, School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston
Light In the Storm, School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

2016
Lesley University’s Taking In, Laconia Gallery, SoWa, Boston
Taking In, Raizes Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design
Contemporary Documentary, Gallery South , L.U.C.A.D

2015
Kitchen, Gallery South, Lesley University College of Art and Design
Summer Work, Gallery South, Lesley University College of Art and Design

GROUP SHOWS

2018
The Webster Court Project, Newton MA
(t)here, MFA Thesis Show, Koppelman Gallery,Medford, MA
Year End Show, School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston

2017
For Freedoms: On Borders, Lenscratch Feature
Scenario B, Piano Craft Gallery, Boston, MA

2016
New Beginnings: New Student Work, School of the Museum of Fine Arts
Sincerely, BFA Photography Thesis, Lesley University College of Art and Design
Undergraduate Photography Pop Up Show, Cambridge Art Association

2015
One Night Stand Pop Up Show, Carroll and Sons Art Gallery,SoWa, Boston
Paris Pop Up Show, Gallery South, Lesley University College of Art and Design

2014
Last Show at 700 Beacon, Art Institute of Boston

2011
New England Institute of Art Summer Studios Photography Show