CV

Education

2016                      MFA, Imaging Arts, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 

2006                      BA, Studio Art, Simmons College, Boston, MA

2006 - 2009           Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA (Color Darkroom)

                                                                                                      (Photographer's Project: Critique & Dialogue)

                                                                                                      (Independent Study w/ Stephen Tourlentes)

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016 - present       Head Photography Technician, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

2015                       Graduate Teaching Assistant, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY (Photo Arts 1 & 2)

2014 – 2016           Student Lab Manager/Technician, Imaging Systems Lab, Rochester, NY

2014 – 2016           Gallery Assistant, William Harris Gallery, Rochester, NY

2014 – 2015           Graduate Teaching Assistant, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY (2-Dimensional Design)

2014 – 2016           Equipment Specialist, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2013 – 2014           Graduate Assistant, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2010 – 2014           Digital Photo Technician, Esther Pullman Photography, Cambridge, MA

2009 – present      Owner, Beth A. Gilbert Photography, Boston, MA

2009                       Instructor, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA (Color Printing Workshop, Fall 2009)

2009 – 2010           Exhibition Production Assistant, Yoav Horesh Photography, New York City, NY

2006 – 2011           Assistant Digital Technician, Color Services LLC, Needham, MA

2006                       Artist Assistant, Sage Sohier Photography, Brookline, MA

2004 – 2006           Photography Teaching Assistant, Simmons College, Boston, MA (Intro to Photo)

 

Exhibitions

2016                     Residual Affect, MFA Thesis Exhibition, William Harris Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2015                     Graduate MFA Summer WalkThrough, Graduate Annex, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

                             Graduate MFA WalkThrough, Fourth Floor Studios, Rochester Institute of Technology,  Rochester, NY

2014                     Great Expectation, Gallery r, Rochester, NY

                             Pingyao International Photography Festival 2014, Pingyao, China

                             Second-Year MFA WorkShare, Graduate Annex, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

                             The Human-Altered Landscape, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont

                             Relevant Influence, Gallery r, Rochester, NY

                             First-Year MFA WalkThrough, Fourth Floor Studios, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 

2013                     First-Year MFA WorkShare, Fourth Floor Studios, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

                             Field Notes: Landscape and Architecture, Black Box Gallery, Portland, Oregon

                       Field Notes, Black Box On-Line Annex, http://www.blackboxgallery.com/FieldNotesAnnexWeb/index.html

                             Camera Records In Time: Quarterly Issue #3 Release and Show, Redtail Studio, Boston, MA 

2012                     Camera Records In Time: Quarterly Issue #2 Release and Show, Dowd Properties, Somerville, MA

2011                Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

                             Camera Records In Time, Future Lab Gallery, East Boston, MA

                             Boston Online Biennial, The Biennial Project, http://www.the-biennial-project.com/ContestWinners.aspx

                             Art from a New Perspective, Arnheim Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

2010                     Home/Land Exhibition, Hadassah Art Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel (Two-person Show)

                             Looking. In. Context., Hadassah Art Gallery, Jerusalem, Israel

2006                     Juried Student Exhibition, Photographic Resource Center, Boston University, Boston, MA

  

AWARDS/GRANTS

Rochester Institute Of Technology

2014 – 2015          John Pfahl Memorial Scholarship

2014 – 2015          Alfred K. and Natalie Levy Endowed Scholarship

2014 – 2015          RIT Graduate Merit Scholarship

2013 – 2015          Graduate Assistantship

2013 – 2014          Chapman Graduate Scholarship

 

REVIEWS

Wilson Cummings, “Beth A. Gilbert,” New Landscape Photography (blog). June 14, 2013. www.newlandscapephotography.com 

Sarah Pollman, “Fire-Ravaged Valley, Gamla, Israel, 2010 by Beth Gilbert,” 3200K (blog). January 25, 2013. www.thirtytwohundredk.com

Aline Smithson, “Filter Photo Festival Week: Beth Gilbert,” Lenscratch (blog). November 28, 2012. www.lenscratch.com

Jen Beckman Projects, “Hey, Hot Shot! First Edition 2012 Contender Beth A. Gilbert,” Hey Hot Shot (blog). January 26, 2012. www.heyhotshot.com/blog

  

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS/MEMBERSHIPS

2013 – Present      Member, Society for Photographic Education

                               LensCulture Online Portfolio, www.lensculture.com/beth-gilbert

                               Art Photo Index Online Portfolio, www.artphotoindex.com/api/#photographer/BethA.-Gilbert/17391

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

2014 – 2015          President, Graduate Photography Association, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2014 – 2016          Graduate Executive Board Committee Member, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

2011 – 2013          Publication Designer, Camera Records In Time, Boston, MA

2009 – 2013          Founding Member, Camera Records In Time (Photography Association), Boston, MA