CV

Education

May 2019 

MFA, Masters in Fine Arts

University of South Florida | Graduate School of Art & Art History

Tampa, Florida, USA

June 2015
Certificate of Completion | Academy Preparatory Program – Photography

FAMU | Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague |Prague, Czech Republic

April 2014
BA, summa cum laude in Art

Florida International University | Miami, Florida, USA

Minor: Art History

Exhibitions

2019

Walking Practices / Walking Bodies / Walking Art, New Byzantine Museum, Agios Germanos, Greece

Extra Butter, USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida

 

2018

Migrant Mothers, Cuntshaus Gallery, Tampa, Florida
Days End, Online exhibition

Epigraphs: A Symbiotic Vision

Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery, Tampa, Florida, USA

2017

DEIXIS

Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery, Tampa, Florida, USA

USF School of Art Exhibition, Juried by Shaun Leonardo, Carolyn M. Wilson Gallery, Tampa, Florida

Material Engagement - Group 19

Co-curated  ~ fOG Space, Tampa, Florida, USA

2016

Discontinuity: The Revival of Sense [USF / CAM], with Iñigo Cabo, Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, Florida
4x4, Tempus Projects Gallery, Tampa, Florida, USA | March 2016

FAMU Photography Exhibition

Palace Lažanských, Prague, Czech Republic

2015

Movement and Re-Presentation

Villa Ciani, Lestans, Italy

Portraty (Portraits)

Co - curated and Exhibited

Gallery of Jiří Jeniček, Lower Gate, Beroun, Czech Republic

 

2014

SeeMe Digital Photography Exhibition

W Hotels in New York, Paris, Milan, Los Angeles and Hong Kong

Sponsored by see.me.com in partnership with W Hotels and Impact Hub

 

Artist Talks / Conference Presentations 

2019    

Walking Practices / Walking Bodies / Walking Art, Presentation of Crossing the Line; US - Mexico Border Crossings, Prespes, Greece
Extra Butter, MFA Art Graduates Panel Discussion, USF Contemporary Art Museum Extra Butter, Director Circle’s Event , USF Institute for Research in Art

2018

Migrant Mothers, Panel Discussion with Artists, Florida Immigrant Coalition and Manatee County Migrant Coordinator, Cuntshaus Gallery

William and Nancy Oliver Fellowship

Grants & Awards 

 

Mernet Larsen, Emerging Female Artist Grant

William and Nancy Oliver Fellowship

University of South Florida Scholarship

Without A Parachute, 2014

Silver gelatin prints

50 x 70 cm (21.6 x 30.3 in)

Friuli Venezia Giulia | Fotografia 2015

Movement and Re-Presentation Group Exhibition

Villa Ciani, Lestans, Italy

July 12 - August 30, 2015

© 2019 Laura Kim Meckling