Alyssa Maurer

alyssamaurerphoto@gmail.com

www.alyssamaurerphoto.com

 

Education

2018 MFA Fine Arts, DAAP University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH (pending April 2020)

2013-2018 BFA Photography, Point Park University, Pittsburgh PA

Professional Skills

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, i1 Photo Pro Color Calibration, Archival pigment printing, Large Format Photography, Medium format & 35mm Photography, Digital SLR, Color Darkroom, Drum Scanning, Wet-Mount Negative Scanning (all film formats), Color Darkroom & Advanced Black and White Film Developing, Professional Studio Lighting (strobes and hot lights), Clay media, Plaster media,

Teaching Experience

2018 Teaching Assistant, Design, Art, and Built Environment, Cincinnati PA

2017 Teaching Assistant, B&W II, Point Park University, Pittsburgh PA

Professional Involvement

2017 Treasurer, The Photo Collective, Point Park University, Pittsburgh PA

2017 Layout Designer, The Fix Magazine, Point Park University, Pittsburgh PA

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Booby Trap, Imagebox, Pittsburgh PA

2015 Trash Monsters, Runaway Studios, Pittsburgh PA

Group Exhibitions

2018 Addressing Power, CFA Studio, Albuquerque, NM

Intervention, BFA thesis exhibit, Artist Image Resource Pittsburgh PA 

Hit The Hop, 1st prize juried, Studios on High, Columbus OH

III, Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh PA

2017 Rearrange, Reconsider, West Patterson Building, Pittsburgh PA

2017 Illusive, The Mine Factory, Pittsburgh PA

2015 About a Place, SPE, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pittsburgh PA

Collaborative Projects

2017 7 Year Sleep, Title art and production, Pittsburgh PA

2015 The Pretenders, On Set Photographer, Pittsburgh PA

Bibliography

2015 Allie Duda, “Point Park Photography Student Holds First Show”, Her Campus,

Print Media

2017 Point Park Photography Collective, The Fix Issues #9- The Fake Issue

2017 Point Park Photography Collective, The Fix Issue #7- The Feminist Issue

2016 Point Park Photography Collective, The Fix Issue #5- The Identity Issue

2015 Point Park Photography Collective, The Fix Issue #4- The Experimental Issue

Publications as Author

2017 Alyssa Maurer, “The Bastard Image”, The Fix Magazine, DOI

2017 Alyssa Maurer, “A Brief Summary of the History of Vaginas”, The Fix Magazine, DOI

2016 Alyssa Maurer, “Alice's Alleged Ambience”, The Fix Magazine, DOI

Critiques

2017 “Point Park University Photography Visiting Artist Lecture Series,” One-on-one Critique

           Tabitha Soren

2017 “Point Park University Photography Visiting Artist Lecture Series,” In Accuracy,

           One-on-one Critique Samira Yamin

2015 “Delta Jewels: In Search of My Grandmother’s Wisdom,” Delta Jewels, One-on-one

           Critique Alysia Steele

Travel/ Foreign Languages Spoken

2011 Portuguese, One year spent in Brazil