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Resume

  • JOHN WOODIN
  • 415 SOUTH 47TH STREET
  • PHILADELPHIA, PA 19143
  • www.johnwoodin.com
  • EDUCATION
  • Master of Fine Arts: Photography 1990
  • Temple University, Tyler School Of Art; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Bachelor of Arts: Communications 1984
  • Concentration: Film production
  • University of New Orleans; New Orleans, Louisiana
  • CURRENT TEACHING
  • Media Arts Department 1990-present
  • The University Of The Arts; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Adjunct Associate Professor
  • PHOTOGRAPHER
  • JOHN WOODIN PHOTOGRAPHY 1985-present
  • Own and operate photography studio producing editorial photography and videography. Clients include: Ironclaw (visual effects), Anthropy Arts (video), Philadelphia School District, U.S. News and World Report, Ladies Home Journal, American Crafts Journal, Fiber Arts Magazine, United Media, Lippencott Raven Publishers, Caoba S.A., Philadelphia Magazine, Becker Winston Architects, Floss Barber Interior Design, C&T Publishing, Medical Broadcasting Company, Wagner Free Institute of Science, Sands Casino Hotel.
  • AWARDS
  • • Victory for Tyler Alumni Exhibition Series, Works on Paper, Honorable Mention 2011
  • • Fellowship, The Center for the Emerging Visual Artist 2009
  • • Adjunct Faculty Award, Society for Photographic Education, Mid-Atlantic 2006
  • • Certificate of Design Excellence, Print Magazine, Regional Design Annual 2004
  • • Purchase Award, Philadelphia Museum of Art 2002
  • • Venture Fund Grant, University of the Arts 2001
  • • Pew Foundation Discipline Winner 1994
  • • Purchase Award, Allentown Art Museum 1991
  • • Purchase Award, National Museum of American Art 1990
  • SELECT COLLECTIONS
  • • The Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
  • • The National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.
  • • The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • • The Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • • The Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • PUBLICATIONS
  • • "City of Memory: New Orleans, Before and After Katrina", The Center For American Places at Columbia College Chicago (monograph) 2010
  • • "The Artist's Guide to Philadelphia", 5th Edition, co-editor (monograph) 1990
  • A comprehensive listing of exhibition opportunities and resources for artists.
  • LECTURES
  • • "In Print - Publishing Information and Advice for Visual Artists". The Center for the Emerging Visual Artist, Philadelphia 2012
  • • "City of Memory", St. Joseph's University, Philadelphia, 2012
  • • "City of Memory", Octavia Bookstore, New Orleans, LA 2010
  • • "Possessed by the Past", Community College of Philadelphia 2010
  • • "Possessed by the Past", Open Lens Gallery, Gershman Y, Philadelphia 2010
  • • "New Orleans City of Memory", Wagner School for Arts & Technology 2008
  • Long Island City, New York
  • • “Photographing Disaster: Making Art Among the Ruins”, panel presentation 2007
  • Society for Photographic Education National Conference, Miami
  • • "Katrina - Past, Present, and Future", panel presentation, University of the Arts 2006
  • • "New Orleans Facades", Pennsylvania College of Art and Design 2005
  • SOLO EXHIBITIONS
  • • After Words, Philadelphia, PA, "City of Memory" 2011
  • • Open Lens Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, "City of Memory" 2010
  • • Wagner School of Arts & Technology, Long Island City, NY, "City of Memory" 2008
  • • 1401 Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, “New Orleans Photographs” 2006
  • • Pennsylvania College of Art and Design Gallery, Lancaster, PA, “New Orleans Façades” 2005
  • • University City Arts League, Philadelphia, PA, “The Home Show” 1992
  • 2-3 PERSON EXHIBITIONS
  • • Salt Art Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, "Flora and Fauna" 2011
  • • Center for the Emerging Visual Artist Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, "Sculpting Nature" 2010
  • • Fitzwater Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, "Flora and Fauna" 2010
  • • The Silver Eye Center For Photography, Pittsburgh, PA 2008
  • • Photo West, Philadelphia, PA, “Before the Flood” 2005
  • • Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, “Installation” 1992
  • GROUP EXHIBITIONS
  • • The Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, "CFEVA Fellows" 2011
  • • Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, "Documentary Pix" 2011
  • • Ice Box Project Space, Philadelphia, PA, “Victory for Tyler/Works on Paper” 2011
  • • The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, "ArtUnleashed" 2011
  • • Stoneleigh Foundation, Philadelphia, PA, "CFEVA Fellows" 2011
  • • Studio Theater Gallery, Middlesex County College, NJ, "CFEVA Fellows" 2010
  • • Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA , "The Exchange" 2009
  • • Morgan Lewis & Bockius, Philadelphia, PA, "Treasures" 2009
  • ¥Weidner Foundation Memorial Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, "Introductions '09" 2009