EDUCATION

Illinois State University, Normal, IL, College of Fine Arts

M.F.A., Studio Art, May 2005


Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR, Department of Art

B.F.A., Photography, June 2002; Degree partially fulfilled through cooperative coursework at The Northwest Film Center, Portland, OR


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Rollins College, Winter Park, FL

Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Art History (Fall, 2008 to present)


Beloit College, Beloit, WI

Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Art History (Fall, 2006 to Spring, 2008)


Illinois State University, Normal, IL

Instructional Assistant Professor, School of Art (Fall 2005 to Spring 2006)


Illinois State University, Normal, IL

Instructor of Record, School of Art, (Fall, 2003 to Spring 2005)


Illinois State University, Normal, IL

Graduate Teaching Assistant (Fall, 2002; Spring, 2003; Spring, 2004; Fall, 2004)


EXHIBITION RECORD

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

Goldfields, The Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY (August, 2013)

Goldfields, The Gray Box Media Space at The White Box/University of Oregon PDX, Portland, OR (February, 2013)

Goldfields, Screen Space, Melbourne, VIC, Australia (2012) - Catalog

This Is Nowhere (Everybody Knows), Orange Coast College Photography Gallery, Costa Mesa, CA  (April, 2011)

I-55 Back/Forth (Site-specific video installation), Violet Poe Projects, Bloomington, IL (March, 2011)

Benjamin Gardner and Dawn Roe:  The Conjuring, Dog & Pony Projects, Buffalo, NY (January, 2011)

The Tree Alone (New Work: A Series of Monthly Exhibitions of Contemporary Art), Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL (September, 2010)

Dawn Roe - Art in Chambers, Winter Park City Hall, Winter Park, FL (January, 2010)

Dawn Roe and Catharine Stebbins, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR  (June, 2009)

This Is Nowhere (Everybody Knows), SE1 Gallery, London, U.K. (April, 2009)

Interior Landscape, Southern Light Gallery, Amarillo, TX (May, 2007)

Dawn Roe, “Imminent Significance(s)” and Suzanne Rose, “Close to Home”, Wisconsin Arts Board Lobby, Madison, WI (April, 2007)

Imminent Significance(s), MetroLex Gallery, Lexington, KY (October, 2006)

Dawn Roe – Recent Photographs – MFA Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 2, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL (May, 2005)

Marshall-Dulaney Pitcher Art Award Recipient Exhibition (with co-recipient MatthewShalzi), University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

(May, 2005)


Selected Group Exhibitions

Darkness on the Edge of Town, (Curated by Kyle Weise, Director of Beam Contemporary and Screen Space Gallery) Perth Centre for Photography, Perth, WA, Australia (August, 2013)

{Re}HAPPENING, Camp Rockmont (Former Black Mountain College Campus), Black Mountain, NC (April, 2013)

17 Days (Curated by Adrianne Little, Independent Artist and Educator), Frostic School of Art, Atrium Gallery, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI (March, 2013) and Digital Media and Animation Gallery, Alfred State College, Alfred, NY (Fall, 2013)

Orison for the Forest (Curated by Kendra Paitz of Violet Poe Projects and Illinois State University), Best Friends Gallery,

Arlington Heights, IL  (September, 2012)

Change of Pace, (Juror: David Bram, Editor of Fraction Magazine), Detroit Center for Contemporary Photography, Detroit, MI (June, 2012)

Fifth Annuale, (Juror: Kevin Miller, Director of the Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona FL), Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film, Charlotte, NC (May, 2012) - Catalog

Too Close To Home, (Curated by Scott Hubener, Independent Artist) Coop Gallery, Asheville, NC (May, 2012)

SPE Women’s Caucus Exhibition, (Jurors:  Joyce Neimanas and Patrick Nagatani, Artists and Educators) Minna Street Gallery, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA (March, 2012)

Specific Environments: Landscape as Metaphor, (Juror:  Leanne Goebel, Independent Critic and Writer), The Lincoln Center,

Fort Collins, CO (December, 2011)

From These Hills, (Juror:  Amy Moorefield, Director and Chief Curator of the Eleanor D. Wilson Museum at Hollins University),

William King Museum, Abingdon, VA (October, 2011) - Catalog

Indefinite Boundaries, (106) Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI (September, 2011)

AGROUND:  16th Annual Exhibition, (Juror: Karen Irvine, Curator, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL), Photo Center NW, Seattle, WA (August, 2011)

Darkness on the Edge of Town, Beam Contemporary, Melbourne, VIC, Australia (July, 2011)

Transplanted, Launch Projects Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada (May, 2011)

Georgia 13 Video Exhibition,Society for Photographic Education National Conference, Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, Atlanta, GA (January, 2011)

InLight Richmond, Public Art Exhibition of Citywide Outdoor Projections, Sponsored by 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA (October, 2010) - Catalog

Hyper-Real World:  Landscape as Commodity,(Juror:  Daniel Kariko, Artist and Educator), Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL  (October, 2010) - Brochure

In Our Backyard, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL  (July, 2010) - Brochure

Florida Contemporary 2010, Naples Museum of Art, Naples, FL (May, 2010)

New Directions 2010:  Down+Out, (Juror:  Dr. Carol McCusker, Curator of Photography, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, CA)
23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR (February, 2010) and Wall Space Gallery, Seattle, WA (January, 2010)

Without a Trace:  Artists Imagine a World Without Us, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL (January, 2010)

24th International Juried Show, (Juror:  Susan Kismaric, Curator in The Department of Photography, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY)

Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ (January, 2010)

Biographic, Abecedarian Gallery, Denver, CO (September, 2009)

Art in Academia – SECAC Members Exhibition, (Juror: Dr. Paul Richardson, Chief Curator of The Mobile Museum of Art), Space 301, Mobile, AL (September, 2009) - Catalog

Halpert Biennial, (Juror:  Jeffrey Grove, The Wieland Family Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia), Turchin Center, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC (May, 2009) - Brochure

Faculty Biennial 1, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL  (April, 2009)

Geoff Delanoy, Dawn Roe and Gabriella Soraci, NFCC Art Gallery, North Florida Community College, Madison, FL (March, 2009)

(H)4U, Pearlman Gallery, Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH (February, 2009)

Newspace Juried Exhibition (Juror:  TJ Norris, Artist), Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR (June, 2008) - Catalog

ArtFutura 2008 (Juror:  James Rondeau, Francis & Thomas Dittmer Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, The Art Institute of Chicago), Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL (May, 2008)

Self Evident:  Contemporary American Self Portraiture, Claypool-Young Art Gallery, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY (February, 2008)

...and I am Blue…(Invitational Exhibition), McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL (May, 2007)

Physical Presence:  The Figure in Contemporary Art (Juror:  Ann Wolfe, Curator oExhibitions and Collections, Nevada Museum of Art), Mesa Contemporary Arts Center, Mesa, AZ (April, 2007) - Brochure

Biennial 24 (Jurors:  Meg Sheehy & Myra Casis, Co-Owners and Directors, Zg Gallery, Chicago, IL), South Bend Regional Museum of Art,
South Bend, IN (March, 2007)- Brochure

Illuminance, (Juror:  Cliff Deal, Division Director-Baton Rouge, Louisiana State Museum), Buddy Holly Center, Lubbock, TX (February, 2007) - Catalog

Joyce Elaine Grant Photography Exhibition (Juror, Blake Fitch, Artist), Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX (January, 2006)

Intimate Immensities, Transpace Gallery, Normal, IL (March, 2006)

Being in Body, Kimball Visual Arts Center, Weber State University, Ogden, UT (January, 2006)

Faculty Biennial, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL (November, 2005)

Dorothy’s Red Shoes, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL (October, 2005)

Emerging Illinois Artists (Juror:  Staci Boris, Associate Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL), McLean County Arts Center,

Bloomington, IL (May, 2004) - Brochure


SELECTED FELLOWSHIPS/AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

Artist-in-Residence and Public Art Commission, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Fort Lauderdale, FL  (February, 2013)

Critchfield Research Grant, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL (February, 2013, 2011, 2010 and 2009)

Artist Development Grant, United Arts of Central Florida, Maitland, FL  (February, 2012)

3rd Place Award, AGROUND:  16th Annual Photo Competition Exhibition (Selected by Juror, Karen Irvine, Curator at The Museum of Contemporary iiiiiPhotography, Chicago, IL), Photo Center NW, Seattle, WA  (August, 2011)

The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences, Fellowship, Rabun Gap, GA (December, 2011)

Artist-in-Residence, Visual Arts Centre at LaTrobe University – Bendigo Campus, Victoria, Australia (May, 2011)

ACS/Mellon Foundation Faculty Renewal Grant, Collaborative Participant, ACS Faculty Renewal Initiative, Atlanta, GA (February, 2010)

Palazzo-Rinaldi Summer Artist’s Residency, Noepoli Italy (June, 2009)

The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences, Fellowship, Rabun Gap, GA  (May and December, 2009)

ACS/Mellon Foundation Faculty Renewal Grant, Principal Investigator, ACS Faculty Renewal Initiative, Atlanta, GA (February, 2009)

Community Arts Assistance Grant (Support for exhibitions at Wisconsin Arts Board andSouthern Light Gallery), City of Chicago Department of Cultural iiiiiAffairs, Chicago, IL (May, 2007)

Purchase Award, Being in Body, Kimball Visual Arts Center, Weber State University, Ogden, UT (February, 2006)

Alden B. Dow Creativity Center Fellowship and 10-Week Residency, Northwood Institute, Midland, MI (June, 2006)

Excellence Award, Mighty Midwest Biennial, New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, WI  (June, 2006)

Marshall-Dulaney Pitcher Art Award (Highest Honor in The School of Art), IllinoisState University, School of Art, Normal, IL (April, 2005)
Society for Photographic Education National Conference Student Scholarship, Society for Photographic Education, Miami University,
iiiiiOxford, OH (February, 2005)

Emerging Illinois Artists Merit Award (Selected by Juror, Staci Boris, Associate Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL), McLean County Arts iiiiiCenter, Bloomington, IL (May, 2004)


REFEREED PAPERS/PRESENTATIONS

Gardner, Benjamin, Roe, Dawn, Waterkotte, Erik, “Utopian Images and Place”, Panel Presentation, The Society for Utopian Studies Annual Conference, Charleston, SC (November, 2013)

Roe, D., Friedman, E.  “Hold Still/Keep Going:  Time and Memory in Contemporary Lens-Based Media”, Session Co-Chair for conference panel at Southeast College Art Conference, Meredith College, Durham, NC (October, 2012)

Whiteside, J., Pak Hin Kong, A., Helm-Estabrooks, N., Queen, J., Roe, D.  “The Photograph as Language – Workshops for People with Chronic Aphasia”, Seminar prepared for presentation at The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Annual Conference,

Philadelphia, PA  (November, 2010)

Reed, J., Menjivar, M., Sprott, R., Roe, D. “Speaking for Myself: Shifting Narrative Power through Participatory Photography,” Panel Presentation, The American Studies Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX  (November, 2010)

Roe, D.  “The Tree Alone”, 2010 Joint Annual Conference of Southeastern College Art Conference and Mid-America College Art Association, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA  (October, 2010)

Roe, D.  “The Photograph as Language – Developing Communicative Methods of Camera Use for People With Aphasia”,  Poster Presentation at The College Art Association National Conference, Chicago, IL (February, 2010)

Roe, D.  “This Is Nowhere”, Southeastern College Art Conference National Conference, University of Southern Alabama, Mobile, AL

(October, 2009)

Helm-Estabrooks N., Roe D., Whiteside J., Queen J., Drew R. “Photography as a Means of Expression: Performance as Related to Aphasia Severity and Nonverbal Cognitive Status”, Poster Presentation for The Academy of Aphasia National Conference, Boston, MA (October, 2009)

Roe, D.  “From Time to Time”, Framing Time and Place:  Repeats and Returns in Photography, University of Plymouth, Plymouth U.K. (April, 2009)


INVITED LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS

Artist Talk, University Galleries, Murray State University, Murray, KY (September, 2013)

Off the MAP, Media Arts Project Lecture Series, Fine Arts Theater, Asheville, NC (June, 2013)

Goldfields, A Conversation Between Dawn Roe, Leigh-Ann Pahapill and Lisa Zaher, The White Box at The University of Oregon in Portland, iiiiiPortland, OR  (February, 2013)

Universal Themes of Space and Place:  Exploring Eatonville, Jacksonville Public Library, Jacksonville, FL  (January, 2013)

The Impact of the Pose:  What Can a Portrait Tell Us?  Exhibition Floor Talk for Southernmost Art and Literary Portraits

iiiiiby Jimm Roberts, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL  (September, 2012)

Visiting Artist Talk, Southeast Center for Photographic Studies, Daytona, FL  (April, 2012)

Presenter, Interdisciplinary Scholarship Series, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL  (March, 2012)

Visiting Artist Lecture, Singer Lecture Series, Chambrel at Island Lake, Longwood, FL  (February, 2012)

Panel Member, Likewise, as technical experts, but not (at all) by way of culture/an installation by Leigh-Ann Pahapill, Cornell Fine Arts

iiiiiMuseum, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL  (January, 2012)

Visiting Artist Lecture (with co-resident Ann Shelton), The Visual Arts Centre of La Trobe University, Bendigo, VIC, Australia (June, 2011)

The Tree Alone, Visual Culture Colloquium, Illinois State University, University Galleries (March, 2011)

Visiting Artist Lecture, Texas State University, School of Art & Design, San Marcos, TX (November, 2010)

Visiting Artist Gallery Talk, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR (July, 2009)

Presenter, Summit on Transforming Learning, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL  (March, 2009)

Inspired By:  Works that Propel Academic Inquiry (Instances of Now – Representations of Time in the Still and Moving Image), Beloit College, iiiiiBeloit, WI (October, 2007)

Alden B. Dow Creativity Center Fellows Presentation, Center for the Arts, Midland, MI (August, 2006)

Visiting Artist Lecture, Illinois State University, School of Art, Normal, IL (April, 2006)


RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Co-organizer and Panel Member, Copy/Right: A Symposium on Appropriation Art, The Apothecary, Asheville, NC  (August, 2013)

Education Committee Member, College Art Association, New York, NY (2013-2016)

Founder and Curator, window (re/presentation | re/production), Asheville, NC  (January, 2013 to Present)

Board Member, Artists and Historians Council, Art & Art History Museums – Maitland, Maitland, FL  (August, 2012 to Present)

Contributor, MetaData, an editorial segment of Urbanatica - http://www.urbanautica.com/ (February, 2012 to Present)

Curator of Photographs and Video, Likewise, as technical experts, but not (at all) by way of culture/an installation by Leigh-Ann Pahapill, Cornell  iiiiiFine Arts Museum, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL  (January, 2012)

Co-founder (with Dr. Nancy Helm-Estabrooks), Asheville Aphasia and Photography Workshops, Care Partners, Asheville, NC  (June, 2008 to Present)

Co-curator (with Kristoffer Holmgren, artist), Intimate Immensities, Transpace Gallery, Normal, IL (March, 2006)

Gallery Intern, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR (September 2001 to June, 2002)

Gallery Assistant, The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR (September, 1998 to December, 1999)

Freelance Photographer, Portland, OR (August, 1998 to June, 2002)


WEB AND PRINT PUBLICATIONS

Roe, Dawn, Pahapill, Leigh-Ann, Zaher, Lisa.  “Goldfield Studies.” Photographies. Vol. 6, Issue 2, 2013.  Print.

Roe, Dawn.  “Project Mosaic.”  One, One Thousand.  15 January 2013.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “The Reading Room:  The Philosophy of Photography.”  Rollins Magazine.  Page 12-13.  Spring 2013.  Print.

Roe, Dawn.  “Goldfield Study (Sapling).”  Open to Interpretation:  Fading Light.  St. Paul, MN: Taylor & O’Neill.  2013.  Print

Roe, Dawn.  “Photographers on Photographers: Always Looking Outside: Poetics and Visuality in the Work of Robert Frank.”  Fototazo.  22 iiiiiJanuary 2013.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “No One Was With Her When She Died.”  One, One Thousand.  7 January 2013.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “The Image:  Dawn Roe, Goldfield Study (Leaves and Web).”  Fototazo. 27 September 2012.  Web. 

Roe, Dawn.  “Goldfield Studies.”  Fraction Magazine.  Issue #42.  1 September 2012.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “METADATA #12:  Jin Lee and Bill O’Donnell.”  Urbanautica.  1 August 2012.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “METADATA #8:  Jason Reed.”  Urbanautica.  5 March 2012.  Web

Roe, Dawn.  “Goldfield Study, Burned Log.”  Fototazo.  Gallery #11.  3 August 2011.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “This Is Nowhere.”  Fraction Magazine.  Issue #29.  1 August 2011.  Web.

Roe, Dawn.  “The Tree Alone (Vine) and The Tree Alone (Black Ivy).”  F-Stop, a Photography Magazine.  Issue #47.  1 June 2011.  Web. 

Roe, Dawn.  Interior Landscape (Wet Patio).  Newspace Center for Photography: Exhibitions 2001 – 2011.  Portland, OR: Publication Studio. iiiii2011.  Print.

Roe, Dawn.  “Toward a More Familiar Ontology of Melancholia.”  Methods of Being. Issue #2.  1 May 2011.  Web. 

Roe, Dawn.  “This Day, #2 and I Think I’d Like To Go, #5.”  F-Stop, a Photography Magazine.  Issue #40.  1 April 2010.  Web. 

Roe, Dawn.  “The Space of Daydream (Grapes).”  Shots Magazine.  The Self Portrait Issue. #87, Page 8.  Spring 2004.  Print.


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Rich, Jeff.  “Eyes on the South:  Dawn Roe.”  Oxford American.  20 August 2013.  Web.

Conn, Bridget.  “Nothing New Under the Sun.”  Mountain Xpress.  8 August 2013.  Print.

Conn, Bridget.  “Repo Fan:  Video Arts Professor Projects Timely Issues of Appropriation.” Verve Magazine.  August 2013.  Print.

Olshan, Kelly.  “Opening Reception for Window’s ‘Now’, ‘Then’, ‘Soon’ and so Forth” Exhibit”(Review).  The Laurel of Asheville.  4 July 2013. Web.

Schwartz, Jennifer.  “Photographer Dawn Roe Uses Storefront Windows To Engage Her City.”  Crusade for Art.  21 June 2013.  Web.

Staff.  “Window Offers Nontraditional Artspace.”  The Laurel of Asheville.  2 March 2013.  Web.

Sherard, Kyle.  “State of the Arts:  Henco Turns Its Window Into a Mini Gallery.”  Mountain Xpress.  26 February 2013.  Print.

Motsinger, Carol.  “Framing an Artful Conversation:  New Storefront Exhibition Space Designed to Prompt Discussion.”  Asheville Citizen Times.  iiiii25 February 2013.  Print

Linneweh, David.  “Episode 49 – Dawn Roe, Interview.”  Studio Break.  25 January 2013.  Podcast.

Cherry, Jonathan.  “Dawn Roe – Interview.”  Mull It Over.  25 September 2012.  Web.

Marshall, Max.  “Coerce.”  The Latent Image.  17 September 2012.  Web.

Kauschinger, Ashley.  “Dawn Roe – Interview.”  Light Leaked.  27 August 2012.  Web.

Wurlod, Jerram.  “Dawn Roe – Goldfields.”  The Melbourne Arts Club.  3 July 2012.  Web.

Kotala, Zenaida.  “Gabrielle Giffords' Therapist Collaborates With UCF to Promote Art Therapy.”  UCF Today. 23 February 2012.  Web.

Bisson, Steve.  “METADATA #5:  Dawn Roe.”  Urbanautica.  16 December 2011.  Web.

Johnson, Brittni, “Seniors With Dementia Take Rollins Photo Class”, Winter Park/Maitland Observer, 2 November 2011.  Print.

Avenue for the Arts.  “Female Artists Explore Indefinite Boundaries at (106) Gallery.” The Rapidian, 25 September, 2011. Web.

Broughman, Bridgette, Interview.  Art Talks. GRTV Channel 25, Grand Rapids, MI. 16 August 2011.  Televised Broadcast.

Parker, Fiona.  “More Than Meets The Eye With Artists in Residence, Dawn Roe and Ann Shelton.” 92.7 ABC Central Victoria, Bendigo, VIC, iiiiiAustralia.  6 June 2011.  Radio.

Staff.  “Generation to Generation.” (Segment on the course, The Photograph as Language). Central Florida News 13.  Bright House Networks, iiiiiOrlando.  12 May 2009.  Televised Broadcast.

Staff.  “Stroke Survivors Tell Their Stories With Photos.”  UCF Newsroom.  29 April 2009. University of Central Florida.  Web.

Ingalls, Hunter.  “Intentional Contradictions Stimulate Artist.”  Amarillo Globe News. 23 June 2007.  Print.

Gillespie, Evan.  “Outward Orientation:  Local Museum’s Exhibition Looks to Environment, Culture, Technology.”  South BendTribune. 

iiiii25 March 2007.  Print.

Guzman, Monica.  “Alden B. Dow Fellows to Explore Film, Poetry, Photography.” Midland Daily News.  15 June 2006. Print.


WEB GALLERIES/PORTFOLIOS

Art Photo Index, Photo-Eye Network

Society for Photographic Education Member Galleries


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Fulton County Arts Commission, Atlanta, GA

Weber State University, Ogden, UT


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

College Art Association (2005 to Present)

Society for Photographic Education (2004 to Present)

Southeastern College Art Conference (2008 to Present)