Joaquín Palting | Curriculum Vitae

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M.F.A. Candidate, University of California, Irvine, Anticipated 2020

B.A. Economics, Western Washington University


2019 Graduate Teaching Assistant Fellowship, University of California, Irvine

2018 Graduate Teaching Assistant Fellowship, University of California, Irvine

2017 Graduate Teaching Assistant Fellowship, University of California, Irvine

2017 Photogrvphy (sic) Grant, Nominee - Conceptual

2017 Lucie Foundation - Photo Made Scholarship, shortlisted

Residencies & Research

2018 Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami - Art + Research Center - Summer Intensive, Anthropogenic Climate Change

Group Exhibitions

2019 Portraiture:Through The Lens, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

2019 Spa Day, The Room Gallery, Irvine, CA

2018 Present Tense, Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

2017 The Year In Reverse, Humble Arts Foundation, Online

2017 The Creative Portrait, Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles, CA

2017 I AM ERICA, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2017 Latin America Fotografia 6, Worldwide(traveling)

2017 Aperture Summer Open: On Freedom, New York, NY

2017 Landscape, Grand & Personal, SE Center For Photography, Greenville, SC

2017 Bad Habits, Float Photo Magazine, Online

2017 Mirror Mirror, Black Box Gallery, Portland OR

2016 Independent Photography Festival, The Good Copy, Melbourne Australia

2016 Photo Shoot: 2016, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

2016 Stopping Points, Littman Gallery, Portland, OR


2016 Tokyo International Foto Awards, Honorable Mention

2016 PDN Face Photography Competition, Category Winner


2019 Ain’t Bad Magazine, What the f**k are we doing?, August

2019 Float Magazine, Last Days feature, August

2019 Float Magazine, Surreal Estate, April

2018 OPEN, FotoRoom, January

2018 Strant Magazine, Pictures Without Words, January

2018 Incandescent, Issue 13, January

2017 Ain't Bad Magazine, September

2017 Incandescent, Issue 11, August

2016 PHmuseum, Photographer of the Day, November

2016 Strant Magazine, Brief Interview, October

2016 LensScratch, Last Days of Summer Exhibition, September

2016 LensCulture Emerging Artists 2016, Photo Gallery, September

2016 Float Photo Magazine, Takeover, August

2016 New Landscape Photography, August

2016 Incandescent, Issue 9, August

2016 Art Narratives, Interview, July

2016 Landscape Stories, Issue 24, June

Editorial Clients

The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, ESPN The Magazine, The New York Times, Vibe, Spin, EW

Selected Commissions

Nike, RedBull, Sony, Virgin, Warner Bros. Records, Johnson & Johnson, Nordstrom, Macys, Oakley

Teaching Experience

2019 - Present, Teaching Artist, Angels Gate Cultural Center/Los Angeles Unified School District

2018 - Present, Photography Instructor, Los Angeles Center for Photography

2018 - Present, Photography Instructor, Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach

2018 - Present, Teaching Artist, Laguna Art Museum

2017 - Present, Graduate Teaching Associate, University of California, Irvine

Classes taught include:

Art 71A Introduction to Photography I - Traditional 35mm Black & White film photography and darkroom techniques.

Art 71B Introduction to Photography II - Medium and large format, digital photography, color photography, printing & scanning.

Art 100 Introduction to Photoshop - Topics include tools and brushes, using layers, making selections.

Art 100 Digital Photography - Digital capture, image manipulation, Photoshop, aesthetics.

Art 152A Advanced Topics in Photography - Critical thinking and concept framing.