Resume

PAULA RIFF

paulariffphotography.virb.com

paulariff13@gmail.com

2018

Awards

Critical Mass Top 50 Portfolio of 2018

Critical Mass Finalist 2018

Julia Margaret Cameron Awards for Women Photographers 2018

Finalist in the Alternative Process Category - Barcelona, Foto Biennale 2018

Publications

Hawk and Handsaw Dec. Issue, Publisher  Deanna Whitman

The Hand Magazine Issue #22 Owner, Publisher  Adam Finkelstein

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 Anukulpun

Voyage LA Magazine, Interview by Sarah Abrams

Solo Exhobition at Litmus Gallery Invited by Click! Photo Festival, Raleigh, NC

Group Exhibitions

 Medium Festival of Photography, San Diego, CA

Size Matters,  Curated by  Brian Paul Clamp

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 and Judy Walgren

Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, 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 Sheperd

Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, 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

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 Sheperd

DNJ Gallery,  Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, CA

Los Angeles Center of Photography Memebers' Exhibition,  Juried  by  Paula 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 Caichiolo, 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-Garde & 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,  with Fabrik Projects, Los Angeles, CA 

A Smith Gallery,  Johnson City, TX

red,  Juried  by: Aline Smithson

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

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Memberships:

Member of PACLA - Photographic Arts Council LA

Member of Los Angeles Center for Photography

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