Resume

Exhibitions

Select Solo Exhibitions

2016   Flux. Solo photography exhibition at House E, HAWK University (Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaft und Kunst), Hildesheim, Germany

2016   In Motion: Japan/USA. Solo photography exhibit at the Art and Mind Center, Nagoya, Japan

2016   Liminal Spaces. Solo photography exhibition at the Rosenthal Gallery, The College of Idaho, Caldwell, Idaho

2014   Moments In Transition. Solo photography exhibition at Gallery D, Nagoya Zokei University of Art and Design, Nagoya, Japan

Select Group Exhibitions

2017  Contemporary Abstraction. National juried group art exhibition, Core: New Art Space, Denver, Colorado (Juror: Karen Roehl, abstract painter)

2017  Abstraction. International juried group photography exhibition, Darkroom Gallery, Essex, Vermont (Juror: Blue Mitchell, independent publisher and photographer)

2017   Art of Our Century. Regional juried group art exhibition, Woodbury Art Museum, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah (Juror: Nick Mendoza, Graphic Designer/Artist, Brigham Young University)

2017   Artworks NW 2017. Regional juried group art exhibition, Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, Oregon (Juror: Scott Malbaurn, Director of Schneider Museum of Art, Southern Oregon University)

2017   Idaho Triennial. Idaho juried group exhibition, Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho (Juror: John D. Spiak, Director and Chief Curator of California State University Fullerton’s Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, [catalogue])

2017   The Journey: Photographs Along the Way. National juried group exhibition, Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg, Florida (Juror: Sam Abell, National Geographic Magazine photographer)

2016   Duality: Kristen Hill and John Francis. Joint photography and painting exhibition, Artbent Alternative Space, Boise, Idaho

2016   Movement. National juried group exhibition, Linus Gallery, Pasadena, California (Juried by: Linus Gallery)

2016   American Landscapes. National juried group exhibition, Maryland Federation for the Arts, Annapolis, Maryland (Juror: Liza Key Strelka, Manager of Exhibitions at The Phillips Collection)

2016   On the Road. National juried group exhibition, Southeast Center for Photography, Greenville, South Carolina (Juror: Douglas Beasley, photographer)

2016   Artworks NW 2016. Regional juried group art exhibition, Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, Oregon (Juror: Stephen Hayes, artist)

2016   Photowork 2016 29th Annual National Juried Photographic Exhibition. National juried group show, The Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, New York (Juror: Karen Irvine, Curator and Associate Director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago)

2016   Americana. National juried group exhibition, The Pennsylvania Center for Photography, Doylestown, Pennsylvania (Jurors: Stephen Perloff, photographer; Forrest Old, photographer; and Teri Marvullo, photo editor)

2016   American Road Trip. National juried group exhibition, Site: Brooklyn Gallery, Brooklyn, New York (Juror: Erik Hougen, Artistic Director/Master Printer at the Lower East Side Printshop) 

2015   Will’s Creek Exhibition: One Cubed. National juried group exhibition, Saville Gallery, Cumberland, Maryland (Jurors: Amanda Jiron Murphy, Director of the Hamiltonian Gallery in Washington, District of Columbia and Jessica Beck, Assistant Curator at the Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh)

2015   Tallahassee International 2015. International group art exhibition, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, Florida (jurors Carolyn Henne, Associate Dean of the College of Fine Arts and Art Department Chair and Allys Palladino-Craig, Director of the Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts, [catalogue])

2015   Interpretive Landscape. National juried group exhibition, Darkroom Gallery, Longmont, Colorado (Jurors: Wesley Jessup curator at Longmont Museum and Matthew Jonas photo editor of the Longmont Times-Call)

2015   Water. National juried group show, Hera Gallery, Wakefield, Rhode Island (Juror: Dina Deitsch, director of curatorial projects at Goodman Taft)

2014   Reflections. National juried group exhibition, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, California (Juror: Leigh Gleason, curator UCR/California Museum of Photography)

2014   Grit: The Urban Landscape. National juried group exhibition, Copley Society of Art, Boston, Massachusetts (juror Paul Ha, director of MIT List Visual Arts Center)

2013   Biennial Art Department Faculty Exhibition. Visual Arts Center, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

2011   Biennial Art Department Faculty Exhibition. Visual Arts Center, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

2010   5 x 5 Exposed: Small Works in Photography. National juried group exhibition, The Target Gallery Art Center, Washington, District of Columbia ( Juror: Kathleen Ewing, owner of Kathleen Ewing Gallery)

Commissions 

2016   Public Art Commission, Valley Regional Transit. Five large scale photographs (10 x 20 ft), Main Street Station, Boise City Arts and History Department, Boise, Idaho

2015   Public Art Commission, Traffic Box Art Call 2015. Two large scale photographs (traffic box vinyl wraps), Boise City and Capital City Development Corporation, Boise, Idaho

Grants/Awards 

2017   Alexa Rose Foundation Grant. Local grant given to visual, performing and literary artists, Boise, Idaho

2017   Artworks NW 2017. Group regional art exhibition, Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, Oregon Fourth Place (Juror: Scott Malbaurn, Director of Schneider Museum of Art, Southern Oregon University)

2017   The Journey: Photographs Along the Way. National juried group exhibition, Morean Arts Center, St. Petersburg, Florida, Third Place (Juror: Sam Abell, National Geographic Magazine photographer)

2016   Travel Grant, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho

2015   Quickproject Grant, Idaho Commission on the Arts, Boise, Idaho

Photography of John M. Francis