EDUCATION 

2009           

 -MFA, Photography, Ohio University, Athens, OH


2005            

-BFA, Studio Art (Photography), Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH


ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS     

Current

-Associate Professor, Department of Art, Mississippi State University


2017 - 2011           

-Assistant Professor, Department of Art, Mississippi State University


2011-10

-Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Art, Mississippi State University


SOLO , TWO-PERSON & THREE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS     

2016           

-Domestic (In)Congruence, Elon University, Elon, NC


2014           

-Domestic (In)Congruence, Plunkett Gallery, Mercer University, Macon, GA

 -Conflation, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

-Defining Place, Durbin Galery, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL        

-Dominic Lippillo, Jason Schwab, and Jessica Naples, Jurors: Sam Gould, Rebecca Ibel, Brad Troemel; Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, OH


2013           

-Defining Place, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL


2012           

-Defining Place, Estrella Mountain Community College, Phoenix, AZ


2011           

-Anti-local, SRO Photo Gallery, Lubbock, TX

-Anti-local, Renaissance Art Center, Dickson, TN


2010           

-Landscapes, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH


2009          

-Robert Mullenix and Dominic Lippillo, ROY G BIV Gallery, Columbus, OH

-Under a Calm Surface, Ohio University Art Gallery, Athens, OH


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

-Other Worlds, Juror: Tom Chambers, Southeast Center for Photography, Greenville, SC

-Pathways and Passages, Juror: Stephen Perloff, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT

-Tell Me A Story, Juror: Jason Bly, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO

-Intimate View, Juror: David Hilliard, Garner Center at the New England School of Photography, Boston, MA

-Of Memory, Bone and Myth, Juror: Aline Smithson, Colonel Eugene Myers Gallery of Art, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

-Half Truth, Jurors: Blind panel of 12 jurors, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH


2016                

-Narrative: People, Places and Things, Juror: Christy Karpinski, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

-Imagined Realities, Juror: Tom Chambers, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vt

-Of Memory, Bone and Myth 2016, Juror: Stephen Perloff, Colonel Eugene Myers Art Gallery, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND                        

-Photowork ’16, Juror: Karen Irvine, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

-Same But Different, Juror: Darren Ching, New York Center for Photographic Art, Online Gallery

-Still Life, Don’t Take Pictures, Online Gallery

-Photographs About Nothing, Invited by Beth Lily, APG Gallery, Atlanta, GA


2015                

-Square, Juror: Christophe Dillinger, SE Center for Photography, Greenville, SC

-Emerge, Juror: Linda Robinson, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS

-2015 ViewPoint Gallery Photography Competition, ViewPoint Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA                   

-Black and White, Juror: Chris Kovacs, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT

 -Shadow and Light, Juror: Todd Johnson, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

-Still Life/Life Still, Juror: Yumi Gotto, Darkroom Gallery, Essex Junction, VT

-Of Memory, Bone and Myth 2015, Juror: Tom Young, Rourke Art Museum, Moorehead, MN

-2015 Waterloo Arts Fest Juried Exhibition, Juror: Theresa Bembnister, Waterloo Arts Gallery, Cleveland, OH

-Knoxville Photo 2015, Juror: David J. Simchock, Emporium Center, Knoxville, TN

-Mississippi Collegiate Art Faculty Juried Exhibition, Juror: Dr. Graham  Boettcher, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS


2014                

-Concepts: Anything Goes, Juror Erica Jamison, APG Gallery, Atlanta, GA

-HÔME, Juror Richard Turner, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

-Of Memory, Bone and Myth 2014, Juror Maggie Taylor, Rourke Art Museum, Moorehead, MN

-LaGrange National 2014, Juror Annette Cone-Skelton, LaGrange Art Museum, LaGrange, GA

-Joyce Elaine Grant Juried Photography Exhibition 2014,Juror Elizabeth Seigel, Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX

-Fact & Fantasy, Juror Melanie Craven, Selected for online exhibition, Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA

-Reunion II: Alumni Invitational, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, OH


2013                

-Abstraction, Juror Matthew Gamber, Kierann Gallery, Lexington, VA

-Mapping: Borders, Bodies, Memories, Juror: Paula Tongarelli, David Weinberg Photography, Chicago, IL

-Sense of Place 2013, Juror: Don Kimes; Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA

-Paducah Photo 2013, Jurors: John Guider, Laura El-Tantawy, Nathalie Daoust; Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY

-Majestic National 2013, Juror: John Kortlander; Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville, OH

-SECAC 2013 Member's Exhibition, Juror Nancy Doll; Gatewood Gallery, Greensboro, NC

-Print Center’s 87th Annual International Competition, Juror: Irene Hoffman, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA, online exhibition


2012                

-Three Story House, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA

-Midwest Photo Emerge, Midwest Center for Photography, Juror Linda Robinson, Witchita, KS

-Jane Jackson Selects, Juror Jane Jackson, Atlanta Photographers Group, Atlanta, GA

-Small Wonders, Juror Laura Amussen, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

-Inhabited, Kibbee Gallery, Atlanta, GA

-National Small Works, Juror Karen Marks, Soho Photo, New York, NY

-SPE South Central Members Exhibition, VAC, Starkville, MS

-PhotoPlace Open, PhotoPlace Gallery Online Annex, Middlebury, VT, Juror Kyohei Abe

-Still Life, Juror Jason Landry, Kierann Gallery, Lexington, VA

-Of Memory, Bone and Myth 2012, Juror Stephen Perloff, Rourke Art Museum, Moorehead, MN

-Mississippi Arts Faculty Juried Exhibition, Juror Miranda Lash, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS

-Whistling in the Dark, Kings ARI Gallery, Melbournce, Victoria, AU


2011                

-Whistling in the Dark, Shoreditch Town Hall, East London, UK

-Still Life, Juror Lori Nix, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

-A Sense of Place, Juror Tom Hammond, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA

-Gift of Gift of 2011, Spacetaker, Winter Street Studios, Houston, TX

-Urbanic III, Future Tenet Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

-Inside Outside, GoogleWorks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA

-Found Art, Power house Gallery, Oxford, MS

-Art Inter/National Exhibition, Box Heart Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

-There’s No Place Like…, Renaissance Art Center, Dickson, TN

-Reunion, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, OH

-Small Works, Brunswick Street Gallery, Fitzroy, Victoria, AU


2010                

-South Central SPE Member’s Exhibit, Revolver Gallery, Fayetteville, AK

-Close-Up, Brooklyn Artist’s Gym, Brooklyn, NY

-KY7 Biennial, Lexington Art League, Lexington, KY

-Youngstown State University Biennial Faculty Show, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, OH

-ImageOHIO 10, Shot Tower Gallery, Columbus, OH

-Young Talent, Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT

-Vital (A)(R)(T) Exhibition: National Network for Depression Centers, New York, NY; Ann Arbor, MI; San Francisco, CA; Boston Public Library, Boston, MA


2009                

-2009 Regional SPE Speakers Exhibit, Minneapolis, MN

-Small Worlds, Strange Worlds, Moto Gallery, Cleveland, OH

-Staged: The Constructed Photograph, Juror: Harvey Stein, Gallery RFD, Swainsboro, GA 

-2009 Alumni Show, McDonough Museum, Youngstown, OH,  Juror: Mary Antonakos

-Away Game, Greer Museum, Rio Grande, OH

-A Show of Heads, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY

-Snap to Grid, lacda, Los Angeles, CA


2008                

-Emerging Photographer 2008, The Darkroom, New Orleans, LA


ARTIST TALKS, WORKSHOPS, & PRESENTATIONS

2016           

-Design, Develop, Implement: Perspectives on creating a studio based distance course, Co-presentation with Kris King (Instructional Designer, Center for Teaching and Learning at Mississippi State University), Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS

-Domestic (In)Congruence, Elon University, Elon, NC


2015                

-Conflation: A Collaborative Exploration of Forged Domestic InteriorsSPESE Conference 2015, University of South, Greenville, SC


2014                

-Domestic (In)Congruence, Mercer University, Macon, GA

-Conflation: A Photographic Collaboration Exploring Space and Place, SPESC Conference 2014, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN

-Visiting Artist (online), Invited by Anna Chupa, Leigh University, Bethlehem, PA

-Defining Place, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL

-Fifteen Homes, Roy G Biv Gallery, Columbus, OH

-A Photographic Exploration of Domesticity and Memory, University of West Georgia, Carrolton, GA

-Domesticity/Memory, Visual Arts Center Gallery, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS


2013                

-Fifteen Homes: An Exploration of Domesticity Using Found Photographs, SECAC, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

-Defining Place, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL


2012                

-Defining Place, Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, AZ

-Collaboration Workshop with collaborative partner Mark Schoon, Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, AZ


2011                

-Under a Calm Surface, SPESC Conference 2011, University of Texas, San Antonio, TX


2010                

-Under a Calm Surface, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH


2009                

-Under a Calm Surface, MWSPE Conference 2009, Art institute of Minneapolis, Minneapolis, MN

-Landscapes, Roy G. Biv Gallery, Columbus, OH



PUBLICATIONS & REVIEWS

2016           

-International Photography Annual Vol. IV, Manifest Research and Drawing Center, Cincinatti, OH


2014                

-365 Artists/365 Days, online interview, November 12, 2014,  http://365artists365days.com/2014/11/12/dominic-lippilo-and-mark-schoon-starkville-mississippi-and-atlanta-georgia/

-Manifest Gallery Season 11 Exhibition Catalog

-Fact and Fantasy, Kiernan Gallery, Exhibition Catalogue


2013                

-International Photography Annual Vol. II, Manifest Research and Drawing Center, Cincinatti, OH

-Antilocal, La Journal de la Photographie

-Abstraction, Kiernan Gallery, Exhibition Catalogue


2012                

-Antilocal, Exposure, Fall 2012

-Still Life, Kiernan Gallery, Exhibition Catalogue

-National Small Works, Soho Photo, Exhibition Catalogue


2011                

-Anti-local, Fan Mail, Daily Serving, June 18, 2011

-Anti-local, Lenscratch, Spetember 20, 2011

-Anti-local, Culture Map, September, 11, 2011

-Anti-local, Daily Serving, Spring 2011

-Warren, Bruce. Photography: The Concise Guide 2nd Edition, March 2011, Wadsworth Cengage Learning


2010                

-Doors and Walls, New Art Review

-Columbus Dispatch, ImageOhio 10 Review, Sunday January 31, 2010  

-ImageOHIO 10, Show Catalogue


2009                

-Is Now Following You…, Oculus Photographic Group, Tyler School of Art



HONORS, AWARDS, & GRANTS

2017

-Purchase Award, Of Memory, Bone and Myth, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

-Finalist, Critical Mass 2017 , Photolucida



2016

-Visual Art Fellowship, $4,500, Mississippi Arts Commission 

-Schillig Special Teaching Project, $3,000, Mississippi State University

-Finalist, Critical Mass 2016 , Photolucida


2015                

-First Place, 2015 ViewPoint Gallery Photography Competition, Halifax, NS, CA

-Nominated for Alumni Association Early Career Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Award, Mississippi State University


2014                

-Faculty Research Support Program, $1,750, Conflation, Office of Research and Economic Development, Mississippi State University

-Nominated for Alumni Association Early Career Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Award, Mississippi State University

-Artist Mini-Grant, $500, Conflation, Mississippi Arts Commission

-Red River Award, Joyce Elaine Grant Juried Exhibition 2014, Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX

-Juror’s Award, La Grange National 2014, LaGrange Art Museum,nLaGrange, GA


2013                

-Artist Mini-Grant, $500, Fifteen Homes, Mississippi Arts Commission

-Merit Award, Paducah Photo 2013, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY

-Juror’s Award, Sense of Place 2013, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA

-Schillig Special Teaching Project, $3,000, Mississippi State University

-2013 Research Award, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS


2012                

-Project Grant, $3,000, SPESC Conference, Mississippi Arts Commission

-Best in Show, Of Memory, Bone, and Myth, Rourke Art Museum, Moorehead, MN

-Award of Excellence, Mississippi Arts Faculty Juried Exhibition, Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS


2010                

-Artist Mini-Grant, $500, Fifteen Homes, Mississippi Arts Commission


2009                

-Stanley Blanchard Graduate Photography Scholarship

-Harry Z. and Grace R. Foster Memorial Scholarship

 

2005                

-Star Supply Award

-Finalist, Nikon PDN Best of College Photography 


PERMENANT COLLECTIONS

-University of North Dakota

-Sara Moody Gallery, University of Alabama

-Museum of Photographic Arts

-Museum of Fine Arts, Houston