SUSAN BRYANT

Additional works by Susan Bryant available at Cumberland Gallery.

 

RESUME

                                                                                  

Education

                  M.F.A. Photography, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, 1978

                  B.A. Art, Painting, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, 1976

Professional Experience

                  Professor of Art: Photography; Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN; 1982-present; Interim Department Chair 1991-93

                  Instructor of Photography and Drawing; El Paso Community College, El Paso, TX; 1971-1981

                  Teaching Associate: Photography; Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN; 1977-1978

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014          Then and Now: Collodion Work by Susan Bryant, McKendree University Gallery of Art, Lebanon, IL

2012          Presence and Absence, University of Evansville, Evansville, IN          

2011          Recent Works, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2010          Chiapas, Branigan Cultural Museum, Las Cruses, NM

2009          This Sky, This Gesture, Downtown Artists Co-op, Clarksville, TN

2009          Chiapas, Halcyon Contemporary Gallery, Terre Haute, IN

2008          Chiapas, Coleman Gallery of Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, NM

2005          A Woman’s World View, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2004          Storefronts, Downtown Artists Co-op, Clarksville, TN

2002          New Panoramics, Tennessee Arts Commission Gallery, Nashville, TN

2001          Revival: The Montgomery County Courthouse Project, Customs House

                  Museum & Cultural Center, Clarksville, TN

                  Recent Works, The Renaissance Center Visual Arts Gallery, Dickson TN

2000          New Work, Volunteer State Community College, Gallatin, TN

                  New Work, Nashville International Airport, Nashville, TN

1999          At Home/In the World, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

1997          Recent Works, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  Recent Works, Artifacts Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

1996          Susan Hicks Bryant: 1986-1996, A Decade of Photographic Work, The Allison Gallery, Tusculum College, Greenville, TN

1994          Recent Works, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  Proximity: Near & Far, Maralyn Wilson Gallery, Birmingham, AL

1991          Wideflux: Irrational Order, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN

                  Recent Works, Water Tower Art Association Gallery, Louisville, KY

1989          Hand-colored Photographs, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

1988          A Romance With Color: The Hand-colored Print, Vanderbilt University, Sarratt Center Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  Recent Works, Tennessee Arts Commission Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  Recipientof TAC Grant

1985          Recent Hand-colored works, Cheekwood Fine Arts Center, Nashville, TN

                  Recent Works, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University

1984          Recent Works, Shercliff Art Gallery, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

1979          Intimate Moments, Fox Fine Arts Gallery, University of Texas, El Paso, TX

 

Selected Juried and Group Exhibtions

2014    Even When: Recent work by Susan Bryant and Billy Renkl, The Customs House Museum, Clarksville, TN, 2-person exhibition

            Alternative Processes, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO International juried exhibition

            Forgotten, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX, juried international exhibition

2013    The Art of Photography Show, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA, International Juried Exhibition

            9th Annual, Magnitude 7: An Exhibit of Small Works, Manifest Gallery,        Cincinnati OH, International Juried Exhibition

2012    Deus Ex Maching (god from the machine) International Exhibit of Photographic Art Revealing the Divine, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati OH, Juried International Exhibition

                  Simply, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO. International juried exhibition

                  Alterations, A Smith Gallery, Johnson City, TX, International juried exhibition

2011          Small Packages, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  The Poetry of Shadows, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT, International juried exhibition

                  Human + Being, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO. International juried exhibition

                 Alternative Processes, Mills Pond House Gallery, St. James, NY. National juried exhibition

                 Manifold, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University, Invitational group exhibition       

2010          Black and White, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO. International juried exhibition      

                  30th Anniversary Exhibition, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN   

                  Art in Nature, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO, International juried exhibition

2009          Photography Re-Imaged: 3rd Annual Juried Alternative & Historical Process Show, Tilt Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                  Small Packages XIIII, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2008          Works with Words, Nashville Public Library, juried

                  Space Place Life, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY, juried

                  Small Packages XIII, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2007          Small Wonders, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, juried

2006          Small Packages XII, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2005          Water Tower Annual, Louisville Visual Art Association, Louisville, KY. juried

                  Re…Convene, Collect, Create, ISU Alumni Exhibition, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

                  Assemblage, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2004          Graphic, Coleman Gallery of Contemporary Art, Three Person Exhibit, Albuquerque, NM

                  Small Packages XI, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2003          5th Annual Renaissance Regional Art Exhibition, Dickson, TN, juried

                  Small Packages X, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2002          Surroundings, Coleman Gallery of Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, NM

                  Small Packages IX, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  4th Annual Renaissance Regional Art Exhibition, Dickson, TN, juried

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN

2001          The Alchemy of Light, The Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  Small Packages VIII, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2000          Small Packages VII, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  2nd Annual Renaissance Regional Art Exhibition, Dickson, TN, juried

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN

1999          Small Packages VI, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

1998          Coleman Gallery of Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, NM

                  Small Packages V, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibit, Clarksville, TN

1997          Tennessee Suites: Visions of Tennessee, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN; small group invitational

                  International Photography and Digital Image Exhibition, Wellington B. Gray Art Gallery, East Carolina University; national, juried

                  Small Packages IV, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

1996          Stereoscopic Vision: Mixed media Works by Susan Hicks Bryant and Billy Renkl, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN; collaborative work

                  Small Packages II, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN; small group show

                  The Magic Silver Show,  Clara Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY; national, juried

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN

1995          Combined Talents: The Florida National 1995, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL; national, juried

                  Americas 2000: Works on Paper Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, ND; national, juried

                  Works on Paper, Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; national, juried

                  Greatest Midwest International Exhibition X, Art Center Gallery, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO; national, juried

                  25th Annual Works on Paper Exhibition, Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX; national, juried

                  7th Annual National Art Competition, Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, MO; national, juried

                  Photo Work ‘95, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL; national, juried

                  Valdosa Works on Paper VII, Valdosa State University, Valdosa, GA; national, juried

                  Small Packages, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

1994          Women Artists ‘94, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA; national, juried

                  VAANGuard ‘94, VAAN Gallery, Nashville, TN; regional, juried

                  Thinking and Knowing, Barnhard Gallery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY; two person exhibition

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN

1993          From the Mountains to the Mississippi, (State Portion) Tennessee State Museum, (Middle Tennessee Portion) Cheekwood Fine Arts Center, Nashville, TN; juried

1992          Photo Spiva ‘92, Spiva Art Center, Joplin, MO; national, juried

                  Tennessee Art Teacher’s Purchase Exhibition, Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN; juried

                  Magic Silver XIV, Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY (travelling to University of Louisville, Louisville, KY); national, juried

                  Seventh Annual Greater Midwest International, (Collaborative photo/drawing with Billy Renkl), Central Missouri State University Art Center Gallery, Warrensburg, MO; national, juried

                  Positive/Negative VII, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN; national, juried

                  Works on Paper, (Collaborative photo/drawing with Billy Renkl), University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX; national, juried

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN

1991          1990 Fellowship Recipients, Tennessee Arts Commission Gallery, Nashville, TN

                  Rhythm, Maralyn Wilson Gallery, Birmingham, AL; group exhibition

                  National Women’s Exhibition of Works on Paper, Shoestring Gallery, Rochester, NY; national, juried

                  Studio Art ‘91, Metro Arts Commission Downtown Gallery, Nashville, TN; invitational group exhibition

1990          11th Annual Paper in Particular, Missouri Arts Council, Columbia, MO; national, juried

                  Magic Silver XIV, Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY; national, juried

                  Second Annual Hand Manipulated Photography, Artist Trait Gallery, Ontario, CA; national, juried

                  APSU Art Department Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN

1989          20th Dulin National Works on Paper Competition/Exhibition, The Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN; national, juried

1988          Images 1, Photogroup Miami, Miami, FL; national, juried

                  Creative Images 1987-1988, Photo Venture, Indianapolis, IN; national, juried

                  Recent Work, Le Moyne-Owen College, Memphis, TN.; two-person exhibition

1987          19th Dulin National Works on Paper Competition/Exhibition, The Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN; national, juried

                  Creative Images 1986-1987, Indianapolis, IN; national, juried

                  Showcase ‘86, Water Tower Art Association, Louisville, KY

                  Tri-State Art Exhibition, Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN

                  Black & White, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN; invitational, group

                  New Work, Trahern Gallery, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN; two-person exhibition

1986          Images ‘86, North Carolina Center for Creative Photography, Durham, NC; national, juried

                  East Texas State University Photography Society Annual Photography Exhibition, Commerce, TX; national, juried

                  1986 Water Tower Annual, Louisville, KY; regional, juried

1985          PhotoWork ‘86, Miami, FL; national, juried

1984          The National Print Competition & Annual Show of the Maine Photographic Workshops, The Ledel Gallery, New York, NY; national, juried

                  The Road Show, Photographic Archives, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY; regional, juried

                   MagicSilver Show, Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY; national, juried

                  1985 Water Tower Annual, Water Tower Art Association, Louisville, KY; regional, juried

                  Summer Show 1984, Photographic Archives, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY; regional, juried

                  The Pennington Gallery, Nashville, TN; invitational group exhibition

1982          Image, Object & Illusion, Gainesville, FL; invitational group exhibition

                  The Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN; invitational group exhibit

1981          The Center of Modern Art, Micanopy, FL; invitational group exhibit

                  Truman Art Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN; invitational group exhibit

1979          Chamizal National Memorial Museum, El Paso, TX; invitational, group

1978          Wabash Valley Art Exhibition, Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN; regional, juried

                  Shercliff Art Gallery, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

 

Selected Public Collections

                  Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN

                  The Photographic Archives, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

                  The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY

                  Tennessee State Museum, Nashville, TN

                  Liberty Records, Nashville, TN

                  Bell South, Nashville, TN

                  AmSouth Bank, Birmingham, AL

                  Vanderbilt Medical Center, TN

    

Selected Published Works

MANIFEST: INPHA 2 The Second Annual International Publication of Contemporary Photography and Lens-based Art, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Oh, juried international publication

MANIFEST: INPHA 1 The First Annual International Publication of Contemporary Photography and Lens-based Art, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Oh, juried international publication

Photographs included in literary journal Zone 3, 2008 Volume 23, Number 2,  Fall 2008

Photographs included in literary journal   River Styx 78, Saint Louis, MO ,  2008         

Photographs included in literary journalShenandoah, Washington and Lee University, 2002

Photographs used for cover of the book, Memory and Architecture, published by The University of New Mexico Press.

Photographs included in publication: In a Quiet Voice: A Photographic Sketchbook of The Land Between the Lakes, Center for The Creative Arts, Austin Peay State University

Center Quarterly, Juried special issue: ”Photography Now: How We See” Winter 1992-93, The Center for Photography at Woodstock, NY

Self-published Blurb Books: Chiapas, 2008; Meeting Line, 2009; 536 Dumaine Street, 2009, Presence and Absence, 2011

 

Selected Grants and Awards

2013          Recipient, Summer Research Fellowship Project, Austin Peay State University

2011          Recipient, Summer Research Fellowship Project, Austin Peay State University

2007          Juror’s Choice, Small Wonders, Maryland Federation of Art

2001          Purchase Award, 2nd Annual Renaissance Regional Art Exhibition, Dickson, TN

1987-12     20 Faculty Research Grants Austin Peay State University

1994          Honorable Mention Women Artists 94, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1992          Kodak Scholarship Recipient for Photographic Educators, Santa Fe Photographic Workshop

                  Honorable Mention, Tennessee Art Teacher’s Purchase Exhibition

1991          Selected, Tennessee Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowship in Photography

1988          Purchase Award, 20th Dulin National Works on Paper Competition/Exhibition,, The Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN

1986          Best of Show, Creative Images 1986-87,  Indianapolis, IN

1984          Honorable Mention, The Road Show, Photographic Archives, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

 

 

Professional Organizations

SPE - The Society of Photographic Educators

f/295 -  An organization dedicated to the production, practice, and advancement of 21st century photography.

The Center for Fine Art Photography