Alyssa Maurer

(814)-853-9969

alyssamaurerphoto@gmail.com

www.alyssamaurerphoto.com

Education

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

              BFA Photography, 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

                        Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh PA

                        Hit The Hop, Studios on High, Columbus OH

                        III, Artists Image Resource, Pittsburgh PA

2017               Rearrange, Reconsider, West Patterson Building, Pittsburgh PA

                        Illusive, The Mine Factory, Pittsburgh PA

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

Qualifications

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign,  Excel, Microsoft Word, professional studio lighting techniques, iOne Pro Color calibration, archival pigment printing, large format photography, medium & 35mm photography, color darkroom, drum scanning, wet-mount negative scanning (all film formats), color darkroom & advanced black and white film developing,  

Teaching Experience

2018 Teaching Assistant, Design, Art, and the Build Environment, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH

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

Professional Involvement

2017               Treasurer, The Photo Collective, Pittsburgh PA

                        Layout Designer, The Fix Magazine, Pittsburgh PA

Publications as Author

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

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

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

Print Media

2017               Photography Collective, The Fix Issue #9- The Fake Issue

                        Photography Collective, The Fix Issue #7- The Feminist Issue

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

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

Collaborative Projects

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

2015               The Pretenders, Student film project on set photographer, Pittsburgh PA

Bibliography

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

Critiques

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

                        “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,” One-on-one Critique Alysia Steele              

Travel/ Foreign Languages Spoken

2011               Portuguese, Foreign Exchange Student, Penapolis Brazil