TIMOTHY FERESTEN

3 Olivewood Court

Greenbelt, MD  20770

(301) 313-0893

 

In NYC

75 Tenth St. 2nd FL #4

Brooklyn, NY  11215

(301) 502-7185

 

 

 

 

SELECTED ONE AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

 

2010                            Georgia Perimeter Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2009                            Jonathan Shorr Gallery, New York, NY

2006                            Jonathan Shorr Gallery, New York, NY

2003                            Synchronicity Fine Arts, New York, NY

2001                            University of California, San Francisco, CA

2001                            Jonathan Shorr Gallery, New York, NY

2000                            Hot House, Chicago, IL

2000                            St. Joseph_s University, Philadelphia, PA

1999                            Museum of Contemporary Art, Washington, DC

1998                            Synchronicity Space, New York, NY

1995                            Paul Mellon Arts Center, Wallingford, CT 

1994                            Right Bank Gallery, Williamsburg, NY

1993                            O.K. Harris, New York NY   

1991                            Centro De Estudios De La Imagen Madrid, Spain  

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2010                            GaGa Arts Center, Garnerville, NY

2009                            Fountain Miami, Miami FL

2009                            Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, India

2008                            Museum of Contemporary Art, Washington, DC

2007                            Jonathan Shorr Gallery, New York, NY

2005                            Hall of Culture and The Arts, Cairo,  Egypt

2004                            The Center For Arts, New Delhi, India

2003                            The Museum of Contemporary Art, Washington, DC

2002                            Williamsburg Art And Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY

2002                            Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, India

2000                            Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

1999                            Williamsburg Art And Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY

1998                            Fondazione Mediterranea per  L_Arte, Cagliari,  Italy

1997                            Photo Soho, Buhl Foundation, New York, NY

 

PUBLICATIONS, ETC_

 

2010                            Seminar and Guest Lecturer, Georgia Perimeter College, Atlanta GA

2009                            Photography: Every Human Has Rights, National Geographic  Books

2009                            Featured Artist: NYC Photo Salon, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY

2008                            Featured Artist: www.ArtCriesOut.com

2007                            Lecture: Archival Permanence, Catholic Univ., Washington, DC

2005                            Representation: Jonathan Shorr Associates, New York, NY

2004                            Gilderlehrman American History Lecture Award,  Brooklyn, NY

2003                            NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day: Indian Sun Dial, Nov. 23rd

2002                            Photography: The Making of America, Pub. National Geographic Books

2000                            Review:  Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday Oct. 1st

1997                            Photo Review Magazine, Longhorn, PA, Summer Issue

1996                            Photography in the 90_s, An International Survey on CD-ROM,

Wright State University, Dayton, OH

 

My work has been purchased for many public and private collections including the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

 

 

Employment:

 

2003-Current              World Works Imaging, Greenbelt, Maryland

International Photojournalism and Documentary Photography, Visual Anthropology in developing countries.  

 

2000-2004                   PovertyFighters.Com, Chicago IL and Washington DC

Web Master and Web Designer,  Photographer and Photo Editor for this internet site and company that raises money for and awareness of Micro Credit, financing of small businesses in developing countries.

 

1991-2008                   Mercer Street Studios, New York, NY

Specialize in Documentary Photography of two and three- dimensional art for museums, galleries and individual artists.

 

1979-1994                   Yale University School of Architecture, New Haven, CT

Senior Lecturer, Lab Manager, Taught graduate courses covering

beginning and advanced photographic technique in an architectural context. In addition, was responsible for the operation and maintenance of the school_s 24-hour-access darkroom facility.

 

1981-1990                   Educational Center for the Arts, New Haven, CT

Instructor, Taught a variety of courses including Black & White and Non-Silver photography,  Mixed Media, Sculpture, Drawing and Design at this regional magnet arts high school.

 

Education

 

1977-1979                   Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

MFA in Photography:  Studied with Richard Benson, Larry Fink, Joel Meyerowitz, and Tod Papageorge.

 

1973-1977                   Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

                                                   BFA in Photography:  Studied with Gus Kayafus, Nicholas Nixon,  Stephen Shore and Garry Winogrand.