Maya Jackson (b. 1997, US)

maya@mayajackson.art | http://www.mayajackson.art

Education

2019    BFA, Photography and Film, magna cum laude, Virginia Commonwealth University, School of the Arts, Richmond, VA    

2018 VCU Summer: Berlin: City and Studio Artist in Residence Program, Berlin, DE

2015    Georgia O'Keeffe Ghost Ranch Artist Program, Abiquiu, NM

 

Exhibitions

2019   Photo Velvet, Senior Thesis Exhibition, Richmond, VA

2019   The Art of Freedom, juried group exhibition, Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia

2018    Sixty-Seven, group exhibition, GlogauAIR, Berlin, DE

2018    Solstice, Oakwood Arts Summer Benefit Auction, Candela Gallery, VA

2018    Up To No Good, group house exhibition, Richmond, VA

2017    Reclaiming Our Time: Roots of Me, Black Art Student Empowerment Showcase, The Depot at VCU, VA

2017    Soft Box City, MoB Gallery, VA

2017    WORK, juried group exhibition, The Anderson Gallery, VA

2015    Coalescence, solo exhibition, St. Catherine’s School, VA

 

Awards and Honors

2019         Graduated with Honors, magna cum laude

2018         Finalist, Photographer’s Forum magazine, 38th annual College Photography  Contest

2015 - 2019     VCU School of the Arts Dean’s List

 

Publications

The Commonwealth Times, The Spectrum: Art + Culture, “Student photographer addresses double consciousness in group exhibition”, February 2019

Photographer’s Forum: Best of College and High School Photography 2018, “College Photography Contest Finalists”, vol. 38, July 2018

Ink Magazine, Inside Cover, vol. 10, May 2018

Ink Magazine, “Well Suited”, vol. 10, May 2018, p 54 - 63

Geen, Georgia: “Exhibitions explore traditional and nontraditional spaces”, The Commonwealth Times, April 2018

Willis, Samantha: “Art by All”, Richmond Magazine, May 2017