1993, Masters of Fine Art/Photography, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

1989, Bachelors of Art, Aesthetics, Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA and the University of Sussex, Falmer, England

Solo Exhibitions and Publication Features


“Fallen Fruit”, Dohdo Magazine

Things I Remembered I Forgot, F-Stop Magazine


“The Hazel Collection”, Dodho Magazine

“ Fallen Fruit, Too Tired Project

“ Fallen Fruit,  Edge of Humanity Magazine


The Hazel Collection”, Photographic Museum of Humanity


“Other Americans: Julie Fowells”,  Rhodes and Mann Gallery, London UK

“One of Our Own”,  Barnsdall Art Center Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

“Pictures of Ron”, Your Devil’s Hole, Los Angeles, CA

Group Exhibitions and Publications


 Autumn 2023”, Curated Fridge traveling exhibition

“ Margaret Julia Cameron Awards Exhibition, Photonostrum, Barcelona 

“ Summer 2023”, Curated Fridge traveling exhibition

Eye Mama Gaze book, published by teNeues Verlag GmbH

“No”, Der Greif  Guest Room

Winter 2023”, Curated Fridge traveling exhibition


Fallen Fruit”, Dek Unu digital edition

“Best Friends”,  Analog Forever Magazine

Color Awards, Dodho Magazine

Autumn 2022”, Curated Fridge traveling exhibition

“Mythography”, Trieste Photo Days, Trieste, Italy, book and exhibition

“Issue V”, Ruum Magazine

Partnership”, F-Stop Magazine

Nocturnes, Praxis Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Selfie, Analog Forever Magazine

“Open Theme”, Praxis Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Liquid/Sky”, Praxis Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

“International Photographic Exhibition 164”, Royal Photographic Society (shortlisted)

“Time”, Analog Forever Magazine

“Shared Spaces”, Pearl Press

“International Landscape Exhibition”, Glascow Gallery of Photography, Glascow, Scotland

“14th Anniversary Issue”, Fraction Magazine

Open Theme, F-Stop Magazine

“Visions of Motherhood”, The Luupe

Seeing Red, Float Magazine

Food: The  Aftermath, Praxis Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

5th Chania International Photo Festival, Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece

Spring 22, The Curated Fridge traveling exhibition

“Fill My Cup”, Too Tired Project

Amusement, F-stop Magazine

Transience, Praxis Photo Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Disgust, East Window Gallery, Boulder Colorado

Pairs, Lenscratch

Women, All About Photo Magazine

Moments of Color, Blank Wall Gallery, Athens, Greece

Connecting to the Divine, Analog Forever Magazine, edition 6

“Favorite Photo”, Lenscratch


Courtship, Pearl Press Magazine

Between the Threshold,  Beauty and Resistance, Ain’t Bad - What We’ve Found

“Travel”, The Auburn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

“Contrasts”, The Millipiani, Rome, Italy

“A Woman’s View”, SE Center for Photography, Greenville, SC

“Three Acts:  A Survey of Shame”, RedLine Contemporary Art Center, Denver CO

“Single Image Narrative”, Sad Bird Books 

Shame Radiant, Femme Salée and East Window Gallery, Boulder, CO


The Psychology of Night, Analog Forever Magazine

Self-Quarantining Exhibit, Lenscratch

The Print Swap, The Foley Gallery, New York, NY

Isolation, The Millepiani, Rome, Italy

Of the Night, Analog Forever Magazine

Viewpoint: Landscape and Architecture, Black Box Gallery, Portland, Oregon

The Found Object, Praxis Photo Arts Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Color Tag magazine, Vol. II


I Can Hear The Road Call, Sad Bird Books

SolitudeAnalog Forever Magazine

“Material”, PH21 Gallery Project Room, Budapest, Hungary

“Nothing is Interesting and Everything is Normal”, Sad Bird Books

“In Statu Nascendi”, PH21 Gallery Project Room, Budapest, Hungary


 “Summer 2018”, The Curated Fridge, CIA at Copia, Napa, CA

“Lost Rolls”, Photoville, Brooklyn,  New York

“Lost Rolls”, BlackEye Gallery, Sydney,  Australia 

“Off the Clock”,  APA LA , Helms Bakery Building, Culver City, CA



Int’l Photo Awards, “Potato(es)”, Honorable Mention

Px3 Paris Photo Prize

     “Squash Blossoms”, Bronze

     “Fish Lips”, Bronze

     “Borage”, Honorable Mention

Julia Margaret Cameron Awards, "Fallen Fruit" series, Honorable Mention

16th Annual Color Awards

     “Yellow Gloves”, Honorable Mention

     “Sweet Pepper”, Nominee

Portrait Awards 2023, Dodho Magazine

     “Mina”, Finalist

     “Goggles”, Finalist


15th Annual Color Awards, 

      “Windows”, Nominee

      “The Hornworm”, Nominee

Color Awards, Dodho Magazine, Tomato Brain”, Finalist


Int’l Photography awards, professional category

     “Jupey”, Honorable Mention

     “Dejected Hornworm”, Honorable Mention

     “Mina”, Honorable Mention

14th Annual Color Awards, 

     “Cucumber #42”, Nominee


Int’l Photography Awards, professional category

     “Fallen Fruit” series, Honorable Mention

Portrait of Humanity, Honorable Mention

13th Annual Color Awards, “Lemon”, Nominee


12th Annual Color Awards, 

     “Bus”, Nominee

     “Checkers”, Nominee

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