Kathryn Bawden (b. 1986, Chicago, IL)

Education

2019, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Certificate in Documentary Arts

2013, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Master of Public Health, Health Behavior and Health Education

Awarded Koch Student Travel Award, 2012

2008, University of Michigan—Ann Arbor, Bachelor of Arts, Social Science, Environmental Science minor

Graduated with Highest Honors

Awarded Center for International and Comparative Studies Summer Research & Internship Grant, 2008

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019

2019, Too Tired Project: #TooTiredIndy Slideshow Exhibition, Juried by Tara Wray and Zuzanna Sarek, Indianapolis, IN

2019, (1+2) = TAM Forum, Amax Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2019, Open Studios Group Show, Keystone Art Space, Los Angeles, CA

2019, StARTup Art Fair Los Angeles, Juried by Sarah Hadley, The Kinney, Venice Beach, CA

2019, Alternative Portrait Online Exhibition, F-Stop Magazine

2019, Self-Portrait Exhibition *Awarded Juror’s Honorable Mention, Juried by Aline Smithson, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

2018

2018, Creative Portrait Exhibition Online Gallery, Juried by David Fahey and Nicholas Fahey, Los Angeles Center of Photography

2018, The Print Swap Holiday Exhibition, Juried by Allison Zavos, ROOT Studios, Brooklyn, NY

2018, Light Leaked: Flawed Beings Online Exhibition, Juried by Michael Kirchoff

2018, 1 in 3: Our Abortions, Our Stories, Our Lives, de Plume Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2018, Like a Dream, Juried by Allison Zavos, Photoville, Brooklyn, NY

2018, A Night of Reproductive Justice Artivism, Washington Court Hotel, Washington, DC

2018, Month of Photography Los Angeles: Projections in the Boomyard, Infinity Room Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2018, Faculty, Member, and Alumni Exhibition, Los Angeles Center of Photography

2017

2017, Creative Portrait Exhibition, Juried by Ann Jastrab, Los Angeles Center of Photography

2017, Creative Portrait Exhibition Online Gallery, Juried by Ann Jastrab, Los Angeles Center of Photography

2017, Residential College Alumni Art Exhibition, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

 

Grants & Honors

2019, Juror’s Honorable Mention for “That Time in Joshua Tree,” Self-Portrait Exhibition, PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, Vermont

2018, Advocates for Youth's 1 in 3 Campaign Photography Project Grant

2018, Harrison County Family Resource Network & Project SUCCESS, Grant for Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project

2018, West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Grant for Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project

2018, WVU Injury Control Research Center, Matching Grant for Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project

2016, Third Wave Fund, Grant for Southern Etiquette Photovoice Project

2014, UNC Chapel Hill Office of the Provost Engaged Scholarship Award

2012, UNC Chapel Hill, Koch Student Travel Award

Curation

2018, Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project, Monongalia Arts Center, Morgantown, West Virginia

2018, Southern Etiquette Photovoice Project, National Harm Reduction Conference, San Diego, California

Photography Education Experience

Summer Youth Photography Teacher with the Los Angeles Center of Photography

The Urban Landscape for Teens — July 2017, July 2018, July 2019

Introduction to Portrait Photography for Teens — July 2018, July 2019

Introduction to Documentary Photography for Teens — July 2017

Photography Teacher with the Los Angeles Boys & Girls Club & the Los Angeles Center of Photography

Introduction to Digital Photography, Portrait Photography, & Documentary Photography — January 2018 - October 2018

Teaching Artist with Milan Puskar Health Right & West Virginia University

Unseen Morgantown: A Community Photovoice Project — February 2018 - June 2018

Photography Teacher with the Lucie Foundation SNAPSHOP! Program at Bell High School

Telling Your Story: Documentary Photography for Youth — February 2018 - March 2018

Teaching Artist with the Urban Survivors' Union of North Carolina

Southern Etiquette Photovoice Project — August 2016 - November 2016