Alexa Telano

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

(516)965-9323 // [email protected] // @alexatelano

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Awards/Honors

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

·  Deans List: Fall 2013, Spring and Fall 2014

·  Presidents List: Spring and Fall 2015, Spring 2016

·  DGT AlumniAssociation induction,May 2016

Exhibitions

·   2017 Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership andthe 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 Catanese and EdPanar, 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 Photo Departments 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, New York, 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, seniorthesis 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 Photo Departments hallway show, Brooklyn,NY

·  2015  My Brooklyn, an interdisciplinary campus wide group show Brooklyn, NY

Press and Publications

·    2018 Fraction Magazine ISSUE 110 – MAY 2018 – 10th AnniversaryIssue

·    2014- present The Brooklyn Paper

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

·    2016 Draft 13 magazine

·    2016 Grrrls In Their Underwear, work from Undergrad Thesis, multi-media zine

·    2015  Professional Women Photographers- onBrooklyn Lost and Found

·    2015  Pratt Photography Department Zine- work fromLayers and Delusions

·    2014  National Coalition for Youth Shelter

·    2011-2013  Newsday 

Workshop Facilitation

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

·    2014 and 2015  Beyond Binaries work shop, Brooklyn,NY

·    2013 Recyclable Door Décor workshop,Care forthe Homeless: Susan’s Place, NY

Social Justice Leadership

·    2017-present  Dignity Matters volunteer: donation drive host, collaboration with local business’s tohost donation event, and raising funds through social media

·    2015-present DGT and Gallery House leadership board

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

·   2013, 2014 and 2015 Alternative SpringBreak participant

· 2013-2014 Community EngagementBoard: Social Justice Chair


Professionalskills

o  Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Bridge, AdobeLightroom, Microsoft Office, Final Cut Pro, Social Media basics (Instagram,Tumblr, Linkedin and Facbook), Mailchimp, FTP, Fetch, QuickBooks

o  Large format inkjet printing;  Alternative processes, Black & White and Colordarkroom printing basics

o  35mm, Medium and Large format analoguephotography

o  Leadership skills, Workshopfacilitation, Conflict resolution skills, Group management tools 

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