Resume

PAULA RIFF

paulariffphotography.virb.com

paulariff13@gmail.com

 

2018

Awards:

Critical Mass 2018 Finalist

Julia Margaret Cameron Awards for Women Photograohers 2018

Finalist - Alternative Process Category

Publications:

The Hand Magazine Issue #20

Owner, Publisher:  Adam Finkelstein

One Twelve Publishing

Poignant Portfolio no. 5,  Owner, Publisher:  Blue Mitchell

Musee Magazine: Woman Crush Wednesday,  Interview by Yanika Anukulpin

Voyage LA Magazine, Interview by Sarah Abrams

Exhibitions:

The Curated Fridge, Sommerville, MA

Summer 2018 Show,  Curated by:  Ann Jastrab

Corden/Potts Gallery, San Fransico, CA

The Tipping Point,  Juried by: Ann Jastrab

Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA

24th Juried Exhibition,  Juried by:  Richard McCabe

Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles, CA

Fine Art Members Show,  Juried by:  Scott B. Davis

The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort. Collins, CO

1st Annual Members Show,  Juried by:  Brian Paul Clamp

Gallery 1/1, Seattle, WA

2nd Anniversary Show,  Gallery Owner, Director:  Dan Shepard

Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA

Tree Talk,  Curated by:  Paula Tognarelli

2017

Publications:

The Hand Magazine Issue #18 

The Hand Magazine Issue #16

Owner, Publisher:  Adam Finkelston

Exhibitons:

Tilt Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Who's in the House,  Invitational by:  Melanie Craven

Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO

Small Works,  Juried by:  Kat Kiernan

Yixian International Photo Festival, Yixian, China

Invitational by:  Guo JIng

Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA

International Juried Show,  Juried by: Phillip Brookman

Fabrik Projects Gallery, Culver City, CA

California Rising,  Curated by:  Chris Davies

LightBox Photographic Gallery, Astoria, OR

Fairy Tales & Nuclear Bombs,  Juried by:  Diane Fenster

Light Leaked 

Travel & Discovery,  Curated by: Ashley Kauschinger

South x Southeast Photo Gallery,  Molena, GA

The Summer Show,  Juried  by:  Julie Graham

Gallery 1/1,  Seattle, WA

Summer Salon Exhibition,  Gallery Owner, Diretor:  Dan Shepard

DNJ Gallery,  Bergamont Station - Santa Monica, CA

Los Angeles Center of Photography Memebers' Exhibition,  Juried  byPaula Tognarelli

Don't Take Pictures 

Cyanotypes: Beyond the Blue,  Curated by: Kat Kiernan

Plates to Pixels, 10th Annual Juried Showcase

A Visual Armistice,  Publisher, Curator by:  Blue Mitchell

Griffen Museum of Photography,  Winchester, MA

Aviary,  Curated by: Paula Tognarelli

Art Intersection Gallery – Gilbert, AZ

“Light Sensitive” 2017 – Celebrating Images from the Darkroom,  Juried by: Ann Jastrab

Building Bridges Art Exchange, Santa Monica, CA

All Women Are Dangerous,  Curated by: Maria Ciachiolo, Chris Davies, Daniel Alfonso

Tilt Gallery,  Scottsdale, AZ

Photography Re-Imagined VI: Visual Story Telling,  Juried by: Cig Harvey

PhotoPlace Gallery,  Middlebury, VT

Still Life: The Ordinary Made Extraordinary,  Juried by:  Kate Breakey

San Diego Art Institute,  San Diego, CA

2016 Southern California / Baja Biennial Show. Invitational by: Ginger Shulick Porcella

2016

Publications:

The Hand Magazine Issue #12

The Hand Magazine #11

Owner, Publisher:  Adam Finkelstein

Exhibitibitions:

SE Center for Photography,  Greenville, SC

COLOR,  Juried  by:  Diana Bloomfield

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

blue 2,  Juried by: Melanie Walker

LightBox Photographic Gallery,  Astoria, OR

Remnants – On the Edge of Avant-Guard & Antiquarian Photography, Juried by:  Kaden Krazter & Nadezda Nikalova-Krazter

Gallery 1/1 – Unique Photographic Art,  Seattle, WA

Los Angeles Pop-Up Show,  Gallery Owner, Director:  Dan Shepard

Tilt Gallery,  Scottsdale, AZ

Infinite Possibility: Art of Tomorrow,  Juried by:  Claire C. Carter, Honorable Mention

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

fishing for iconography,  Gallery Owner, Director; Amanda Smith & Kevin Tully

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

old,  Juried  by: Ann Jastrab

Photo Independent 2016,  Los Angeles, CA

Curated by: Fabrik Projects

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

red,  Juried  by: Aline Smithson

Main Street Projects FotoFest 2016,  Houston, TX

A Hope A Prayer A Dream,  Curated by:  Laura Corley Burlton and Martha Brasted Corn

Atomic Gallery,  Albuquerque, NM

Selected images from The Hand Magazine #11 Owner, Publisher: Adam Finkelston

2015

Featured photographer - LACP Member online gallery,  month of October 2015 

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

abstraction,  Juried by: Eddie Soloway

Black Box Gallery,  Portland, OR

“Viewpoint: Landscape and Architecture",  Juried by:  Laura Valenti

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

family,  Juried  by: Emma Powell & Kirsten Hoving

 Santa Fe Photographic Workshops annual  “travel” exhibition, June 2015

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

travel,  Juried  by: Alison Wright

Gallery 825,  Los Angeles, CA

small time,  Juried  by: Cris McCall

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Memberships:

Member of PACLA - Photographic Arts Council LA

Member of Los Angeles Center for Photography

Member of Los Angeles Art Association / Gallery 825

Member of Center for Fine Art Photography - Fort Collins, CO

Member of Huston Center of Photography, Huston, TX

Member of Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA

Member of Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA

Member of Center for Creative Photography, Tucson, AZ

Member of Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO