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About

Sarah Midkiff studied studio art and photography at Notre Dame, RIT, ICP, and Southern Illinois University, where she received her MFA. Her work explores communication and gender, confronting the largely unconscious spaces in which reality and language construct each other.

Midkiff has been exhibited nationally, most recently at Candela Gallery in Richmond, VA, and Twilight Gallery, in Seattle, WA. She resides in Richmond, VA, where she teaches photography at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond, works as Operations and Media Manager at Zatara Press, and maintains traditional silver gelatin photo booths. She has taught a wide range of image-making classes, including 35mm, medium format and large format film and digital camera technique, silver gelatin printing, color RA-4 printing, alternative processes, advanced digital printing and Photoshop, and flash and continuous studio lighting. 

 

Recent News

2016 - Unbound
Group exhibition, Candela Gallery, Richmond, Va

2015 - Scorpio
Exhibition with work by Hillary Gore and Sarah Midkiff, Twilight Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015 - Chiaroscuro
Group exhibition, Ghostprint Gallery, Richmond, Va

2015 - Featured Artist
Twilight Gallery, Seattle, WA

2014 - Riverview Station Open Studios
Studio walk-through, Innerer Klang Letterpress, Asheville, NC

2014 - Holiday Mini Art
Group Exhibition, Twilight Gallery, Seattle, WA

2014 - Holiday Market
Group show and Sale, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC

2014 - Fresh Visions, Student Exhibition Co-Curator
President's Gallery, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

2014 - Workshop Panelist
"City as Teacher" CUNY CUE Conference, Long Island City, NY

2014 - Book Cover
"I am Because You Are," Christine Marks, Heidelberg Press

2013 - Book Cover
"Pragmatic Encroachment, Religious Belief, and Practice," Aaron Rizzieri, Palgrave MacMillan Press

2013 - The Astoria Project Co-curator and exhibition catalog designer
LaGuardia Community College, NY and the Max Planck Institute, Germany

2012 - Imaging On The Verge Panel Discussion
IOV Panelist, "Preparing Successful and Employable College Graduates," Jacob Javits Center, Photo Expo NYC

2012 - Intimate Landscape Exhibition and Book Publication
Work published and exhibited at The Gordon Parks Gallery, St. Paul, MN

2012 - PSC-CUNY Grant
City University of New York Grant Recipient

2012 - Intimate Landscape
Photography selected in juried, photography & poetry book competition, Open 2 Interpretation, Taylor & O'Neill, St. Paul, MN

2011 - Talk Like a Lady
Co-curator, women/student arts exhibit, President's gallery and 2 addtional locations, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

2011 - Variations
Group exhibition, Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL

2010 -  LaGuardia Gallery of Photographic Arts
Group Exhibition, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

2010 - Up Close
Group exhibition, Space Womb Gallery, Long Island City, NY

2009 - Emerge Chicago
Photography and Artist's Lecture at Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL