Derrick Woods-Morrow

336-430-7211

Derrickwoodsmorrow@gmail.com

 

Education

MFA in Photography, School of the Art Institute of Chicago | 2014- 2016

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (Fine Arts) - Massachusetts College of Art & Design | 2013-2014

B.A in Studio Art, Randolph College | 2008-2012

(Split Curriculum) Lynchburg College: Media Design Studies

 

Exhibitions

2016 Ground Floor | Hyde Park Arts Center | Chicago, IL

           Connect | Hyde Park | Chicago, IL

           MFA Thesis Show | School of the Art Institute of Chicago - Sullivan Galleries

           Patina Aorta - Photographic Work | Center on Halsted | Chicago, IL

           Black @ SAIC presents The Black Experience | Leroy Neiman Center | Chicago, IL

           Blindspots – Selected Works | XPace Cultural Centre | Toronto,ON

           A Seed Don't Make a Tree | ACRE | Chicago, IL

           De Nue | Student Union Galleries | Leroy Neiman Center | Chicago, IL

 

2015 | Andersonville Arts Solo Exhibition & Artist Showcase | Sofo Tap | Chicago,IL

          New Works Show | Sullivan Galleries | Chicago, IL

          Final Gathering | FNewsMagazine Virtual Space | Chicago, IL

          The Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show | Grunwald Gallery of Art | Bloomington, IN

 

2014 | Noetica, Post-Baccalaureate Art Exhibition | Massachusetts College of Art & Design | Boston, MA

           Mass Art – Ass Art, North Crackatorium | Massachusetts College of Art & Design | Boston, MA

 

2012 | Symposium of Artists and Scholars | Randolph College | Lynchburg, VA  

           Maier Museum of Art BFA Exhibition | Randolph College | Lynchburg, VA

 

2011 | Art Box: Torrit Grey Fall Exhibition | Lynchburg, VA

 

Publications & Press

2016 | SAIC Photography Department Graduate Publication, essay by Meg Onli

           SAIC Photography Department Catalogue. Essay by Robert Clarke Davis

          Volume VII, Exhibition Catalog of Xpace Cultural Centre. Essay by Dainesha Nugent-Palache

 

 

 2015 | BAD AT SPORTS contemporary art talk | 10 shows to see Friday after expo | Stephanie Burke

 

 2014 | SAIC MFA Catalogue, essay by Shawn Michelle Smith

            Canon: SAIC Visual & Critical Studies Publication

            Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Centerfold Art Showcase

 

2012 | Center for International Studies: International Photography Web Publication

           Hail Muse: Writing and Art Student Showcase | Randolph College

 

2011 | Hail Muse: Writing and Art Student Showcase | Randolph College

 

Teaching

2016 | Intro to Photography | University of Illinois at Chicago | Adjunct Professor

 

2015 | Slow Photo: Alternative Processes | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Robert-Clarke Davis |                    Teaching Assistant

          Large Format Photography | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Lewis Toby | Teaching Assistant

          History of Photography | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Giovanni Aioli | Teaching Assistant

          Intro to Photography | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Oli Rodriquez | Teaching Assistant

          Advanced Color Concepts | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Jesse Avina | Teaching Assistant

 

2014 | Large Format Photography | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Lewis Toby | Teaching Assistant

 

Lectures

2015 | MFA Second Year Thesis Lecture Series | School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Chicago, IL

           No Oz for Tin Man, School of the Art Institute of Chicago | Visual Critical Studies Lecture Series

           White William, School of the Art Institute of Chicago |MFA Photography Lecture Series

           Illegible: White Will V.2 | Acre Residency | Stueben, WI

 

Awards & Honors

2016 | CAA Professional-Development Fellowship in the Visual Arts award | College Arts Association

 Graduation Dean Professional Development Fellowship | SAIC

 Carol Becker Dean’s Merit Scholarship

 

2015 | Carol Becker Dean's Merit Scholarship

 Terry Plumming Scholar | ACRE Residency

 

2012 | Chi Alpha Sigma

 Kappa Pi Fraternity (2 consecutive years | 2011 & 2012)

 Randolph College Founders Award (4 consecutive years | 2008 – 2012)

 

Residencies

 2017 | Latitude Residency | Chicago, IL

2016 | Fire Island Artist Residency | Long Island, NY

2015 | ACRE Residency | Steuben, Wisconsin

 (O -) Circle Minus Residency (affiliation with ACRE Residency) | Steuben, WI

 

Permanent Collections

2016 | SAIC MFA Photography Exchange Portfolio box | Art Institute of Chicago

           SAIC MFA Photography Exchange Portfolio box | Joan Flasch Artist Book Collection