B. 1979: Los Angeles
MFA: University of Arizona 2015
BA: Sarah Lawrence College 2002
AA: New York University 2000

REPRESENTED BY:

TPD New York
Kerrian Clem
clem@tpdnewyork.com
212.513.0780

SYNDICATED BY:

Gallery Stock
newyork@gallerystock.com
212.219.7520

STUDIO DIRECT:

Jesse Chehak
email@jessechehak.com
917.767.9474


Client Work

WSJ., Dwell, Fortune, T Magazine, Newsweek, Nowness, Travel + Leisure, W,  , Wallpaper, Wire, More
Time Out, Vibe, Life, Ski, Outside, V, Telegraph, Stella, Time, Discover, Toro, Dujour, Christie's, Art & Auction, Christie's

Mother London, Ogilvy NY, Fallon London, Saatchi, Winkreative London, Digitas NY, Euro RCSG Paris, MFP (NY)

Aetna, Dupont, Johnson & Johnson, Lexus, Orange, Philippe Patek, Vestas, Nike, LP, American Express, T-Mobile, Eurostar


Solo Exhibition

Blame The Sun
2016 Perspectives (Milwaukee, WI)

Fool's Gold
2014 Lionel Rombach (Tucson, AZ, USA)

In These Woods
2011 Durham Arts Guild (Durham, NC, USA)

Fool's Gold
2008 Silverstein (New York, NY, USA)

Here We Are
2006 Lucas (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

New Landscapes
2005 Lucas (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

Opening Landscapes
2002 A-Space (Bronxville, NY, USA)


Awards

Picture This Scholarship, University of Arizona
2014-15

Nicholas Diana Scholar, University of Arizona
2013

Anne Morten Scholar, University of Arizona 
2012

American Photography 25
2009

Baum Award Short List
2008

Magenta Foundation Emerging Artist
2007

PDN30
2005

Print Magazine New Visual Artist
2004


Group Exhibition

Recent Work
with Sonja Thomsen + Will Pergl
University of Wisconsin Parkside: Kenosha, WI, USA
2017.11.03-12.11

Photography Is Magic
Aperture Foundation: New York, NY, USA
2016.07.14-08.11

1% Privilege in a Time of Global Inequality
2015-2017 (16+ International Galleries & Exhibition Venues)

Arizona Biennial
Tucson Museum of Art: Tucson, AZ, USA
2015.07.24-10.11

University of Arizona School of Art MFA Exhibition
University of Arizona Museum of Art: Tucson, AZ, USA
2015.04.17-05.15

Marking Time
Laboratory of Tree Ring Research Tucson, AZ, USA
2015

The Scattering Effect
Lionel Rombach Gallery: Tucson, AZ, USA
2014.01.12-2014.01.19

Among the Trees
Laboratory of Tree Ring Research Tucson, AZ, USA
2013.05-2013.09

642-1
University of Arizona School of Art Graduate Gallery, Tucson, AZ, USA
2013.03.18-22 

Confluence
Night Gallery, Tempe, AZ, USA
2013.03.01-31

Heat Wave: Desert Photography Exhibit and Symposium
John Sommers Gallery: Albuquerque, NM, Northlight Gallery: Tempe, AZ, and Lionel Rombach Gallery: Tucson, AZ, USA
 2013.01-2013.03 

Looking at the Land | 21st Century American Views
2012-3 Museum of Art Rhode Island School of Design

Play It As It Lays
2012 Edgar Varelas Fine Art (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

After Hours Progressive Arts Fair
2011 Santa Fe Railyard District (Santa Fe, NM, USA)

A Place In The Sun: Picturing California
2011 Soho House (West Hollywood, CA, USA)
2011 Hi-Lite Studio and Project Space (Los Angeles, CA, USA)

Forces of Nature
2009 Danese (New York, NY, USA)

Gruesometwosome
August 28, 2009 Pennbrick Gallery (Santa Fe, NM, USA)

Camp Homeward Bound
2008 Chelsea Museum (New York, NY, USA)

Magenta Foundation Flash Forward
2007 Lennox Contemporary (Toronto, ON, Canada)

Magenta Foundation Flash Forward
2007 Kathleen Cullen Fine Arts (New York, NY, USA)

Friends of The Highline Benefit
2006 Cipriani (New York, NY, USA)

The New Yorker's Passport To the Arts
2006 (New York, NY, USA)


Press

The Morning News
August 28, 2012 "Autotypes"

The Herald Sun
April 7, 2011 "Conservation and ecology at Art Guild"

New York Times Lens Blog
July 30, 2010 "Figures in a Western Landscape"

A Public Space
Issue 8: June 2009

The Morning News
October 13, 2008 "Western Views"

Guernica Magazine
October 2008 "Western Views"

Print Magazine
January 2007 "Jesse Chehak: Film Still Lives"

AK47
Issue 9: Jan/Feb 2006 "Twos & Threes"


Teaching

Milwaukee Institutute of Art & Design
Spring 2018: Through The Lens (Photography & Video in Contemporary Art)

Mt. Mary University
Fall 2017: Drawing 101
Spring 2017: 2D Design + Color Theory
Fall 2016: Drawing 101

University of Arizona
Fall 2014: Intermediate Analog Darkroom
Spring 2014 Gaze: Fundamentals in Photography
Fall 2013 Undergraduate Digital Workflow/Critique
Fall 2012 Undergraduate Black & White Darkroom/Critique 

Santa Fe University of Art & Design
Fall 2010 History of Photography III: The Photograph as Contemporary Art

College of Santa Fe
Spring 2010 Large Format Camera/Advanced Studio Practice