Alexa Telano

BFA in Photography, Pratt Institute May 2016. Based in New York. 

Call me (516)965-9323 // Email me atelano194@gmail.com

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Awards/Honors

·  Keane Memorial Scholarship 2014-2015, 2015-2016 academic year

·  Deans List: Fall 2013, Spring and Fall 2014

·  Presidents List: Spring and Fall 2015, Spring 2016

·  DGT Alumni Association induction, 2016

Exhibitions

·  2017 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership and the Fulton Area Business Alliance Fort Greene & ClintonHill Artwalk. The Smoke Joint, Brooklyn NY

·  2017 Nasty Women Portland Art exhibition, Killjoy collective, Portland, Oregon

·  2017 Nasty Women NYC Art Exhibition, The Knockdown Center, Maspeth, NYC

·  2016 DGTAA Alumni Exhibit, Gallery House, Brooklyn, NY

·  2016  Piece by Piece- Pratt Photography Alumni exhibit, Pratt Institute,Brooklyn NY 

·  2016  All We Are- Pratt BFA photo group exhibit, curated by Melissa Cataneseand Ed Panar, Pratt Manhattan campus, NY

·  2016 TheHow-to Guide on Being a Woman As Told By Men, Retold by a Woman, seniorthesis exhibit, Pratt photogallery, Brooklyn, NY

·  2016 Draft 13 group exhibition, Gallery R on RIT campus Rochester, NY

·  2015 Chromogenic, Pratt Institute PhotoDepartments hallway show, Brooklyn, NY

·  2015 Black Artstory Month 2015, Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership, Brooklyn, NY

·  2014 Bridging the Gaps 2014 SummerArt Collective, New York,NY

·  2014  The G[ender] Spot, a Postcrypt Gallery art opening, New York, NY

·  2013 Scratch Gallery Viacom Media Networks Prattphoto show, New York, NY

·  2012  HP Gallery at Calumet photographic, NewYork, NY

·  2012  AP Art Cultural Arts Winner: Women’sPhotography, New York, NY

Curatorial Experience

·  2016 TheHow-to Guide on Being a Woman As Told By Men, Retold by a Woman, senior thesis exhibit, Pratt photogallery, Brooklyn, NY

·  2015  When You Got It You Got It, a Gallery House fine art exhibit, Fall 2015fellow

·  2015  Post 2: The Psychoanalysis of the Junior Class, Pratt Institute Photo Departments Junior Classgallery show, Brooklyn, NY

·  2015 Chromogenic, Pratt Institute PhotoDepartments hallway show, Brooklyn, NY

·  2015  My Brooklyn, an interdisciplinarycampus wide group show Brooklyn, NY

Press and Publications

·    2014- present The Brooklyn Paper

·    2017  Loss, a multi-media zine, work from FamilyProject

·    2016 Draft 13 magazine

·    2016 Grrrls InTheir Underwear, work fromUndergrad Thesis, multi-media zine

·    2015  Professional Women Photographers- onBrooklyn Lost and Found

·    2015  PrattPhotography Department Zine- work from Layers and Delusions

·    2014  National Coalition forYouth Shelter

·   2011-2013  Newsday 

Workshop Facilitation

·    2015  Queer Advocacy Workshop, W.C MephamHigh School GSA, Bellmore, NY

·    2014 and 2015  BeyondBinaries work shop, Brooklyn, NY

·    2013  Recyclable DoorDécor workshop, Care for the Homeless: Susan’s Place, Bronx, NY

Leadership Experience

·    2017-present  Dignity Matters donation drive host

·    2015-present DGT and Gallery House leadership board

·    2012-2016 QueerPratt, Pratts Queer organization, leadership board

·   2013,2014 and 2015 Alternative Spring Break participant

· 2013-2014Community Engagement Board: Social Justice Chair

Professional Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Lightroom, MicrosoftOffice, Final Cut Pro, Social Media (Instagram, Tumblr, linkedin and Facbook),Mailchimp, Color correcting, Minor Retouching, FTP, Fetch, Large formatprinting, 35mm medium and large format film photography, Leadership skills,Workshop facilitation 

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