Resume

EDUCATION

2004 MFA Photography & Related Media, School of Visual Arts, New York
1996 BFA University of Georgia, Athens, GA

TEACHING

2007- Present Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, Professor of Photography

2009- 2012 Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta, Program Coordinator of Photography

2004 School of Visual Arts, NYC, adjunct

SELECTED EXHIBITS

2016

December Show, white space, Atlanta, GA

2015

The Raconteurs, Gallery Walk at Terminus, Atlanta, GA

December Show, white space, Atlanta, GA

2014

Selfie: A Contemporary Look at the Self-Portrait, Chastain Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

Fantastical Minds, Gallery Walk at Terminus, Atlanta, GA

2012

Letting Go, solo exhibit, White Space Gallery, Atlanta, GA

30x30, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, NY

Duets, Gallery Walk at Terminus, Atlanta, GA

2011
December Show, White Space Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2010
Facing Forward, Forward Thinking Museum, curated by Nathalie Herschdorfer and William Ewing, online
POST-her, Jackson Fine Art, curated by Angela West and Anna Walker Skillman, Atlanta, GA

2009
Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA
reGeneration, Hoffman Gallery, Portland, OR; Preus Fotomuseum, Horten, Norway

2008
Hello Liberty, Dalton Gallery, Atlanta, GA
Next Art Fair with Stux Gallery, Chicago, IL
Incurable Still, solo exhibit, Stux Gallery, NYC
(Untitled) u = ____ [a photographic group show], Fette’s Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
reGeneration, DeVos Art Museum, Marquette, MI; Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, CO; Miami Dade College, FL

2007
Stalking Suburbia, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT
SHOTS, The Festival of the Photograph, curated by Kathy Ryan, Charlottesville, VA
Talent Show Atlanta Biennial, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA
Incurable, solo exhibit, Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York
Photography Faculty Exhibit, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA
reGeneration, Alyce de Roulet Williamson Gallery, Pasadena, CA

2006

Scope Miami with Daniel Cooney Fine Art, Miami, FL
212 Art Fair with Daniel Cooney Fine Art, New York
Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
reGeneration, Aperture Gallery, New York; The Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA; Pingyao Festival, China

2005

reGeneration, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland; Galleria Carla Sozzani, Milan, Italy
Photography, Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA

2004

Renegades & Patriots, Garage Projects, Atlanta, GA
The Look of Things, MFA Thesis Show, Visual Arts Gallery, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

COMMISSIONED WORKS
NASDY, Kingsford Capital Management, 2010
“Can Schizophrenia Be Cured Before It Starts?” photo illustration, Discover Magazine, August 2008
“Doctor or Drug Pusher?” photo illustration, The New York Times Magazine cover story, June 17, 2007
“Can You Live With The Voices In Your Head” photo illustration, The New York Times Magazine, March 25, 2007

“A Question of Resilience” photo illustration, The New York Times Magazine, April 30 2006

PUBLICATIONS & LECTURES

“Whitespace is far from a traditional artspace.” By Felicia Feaster, Atlanta Magazine, August 2015

“Selfie suggests digital technology puts a new spin on tradion of self-portraiture” by Dinah McClintock, ArtsAtl, July 22, 2014

“Selfie Explores a New Take On an Old Genre” by Deidra Tyree Smith, Burnaway, July 11, 2014

“Selfie finds significance in group show in Atlanta” by Felicia Feaster, Atlanta Journal and Constitution, July 1, 2014

“Suellen Parker Digitally Remasters Clay Sculptures with Fragments of Photography” by Stacy Dacheux, Beautiful Decay, July 2013

 “Review: At whitespace gallery, Suellen Parker’s Gender-Bending explorations of identity” by Jerry Cullum, ArtsATL, November 2012

“Suellen Parker’s Claymation figures break the mold” by Grace Thorton, Creative Loafing, October 2012

“Q&A: Suellen Parker’s Manic Optimism in Letting Go at Whitespace” by Claire Maxwell, Burnaway, September 2012

Lecture, Georgia State Photography Grad Program, Fall 2011
Atlanta’s Top 50 Most Creative People, Common Creativ, April 2011
“Gritty Putty” by Felicia Feaster, The Atlantan Magazine, October 2008
Lecture, “Spotlight on Local Talent” artist talk for Atlanta Celebrates Photography at the Museum of   Contemporary Art of Georgia, October 2008
“Beauty and Its Other” by Bharati Chaturved, Business Standard, New Dehli, April 19, 2008
Lecture, Public 15 Minutes, The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, January 2008
“Atlanta Innovates” by Catherine Fox, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, November 25 2007
American Photography 23, by Kathy Ryan, Amilus Inc, November 2007
“Plastic Aspirations: Suellen Parker’s World of Incurable Desire” by Jolene Pozniak, Locus Suspectus, Issue 4, Fall 2007
“The Wasteland? Stalking the Soul of Suburbia” by Lorraine Gengo, New Haven Advocate, September 20, 2007
“Provocative Photo Exhibit at the Westport Arts Center Examines Life in Suburbia” by Lee Scharf, Westport Minuteman, October 4, 2007
“Talent Show, Atlanta” by Phil Oppenheim, ART PAPERS Magazine, September/October, 2007
“Diverse Biennial an awkward mix” by Catherine Fox, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 24, 2007
“Image Craft” produced by Helena Cavendish de Moura and The New York Times Magazine, Filmed and Edited by Jessica Ellis.
“Clay Nation” by Raphael Risemberg, The New York Blade, February 23, 2007
The Gay Art Tour, Here TV, NY, February 2007
Ocean Drive Magazine, February 2007
“Beautiful Delusions” by Amy Benfer, Metro New York, NY, January 10, 2007
“Trick Photography” by Felicia Feaster, Creative Loafing Magazine, Atlanta, GA, October 2006
reGeneration, Part 3: Suellen Parker, Ikono.tv, Berlin, Fall 2006
“Young Photographer’s Stark View of Reality” Hors Ligne, Switzerland, August 2005
“Schone neue Fotowelt” Der Bund, Berne, Switzerland, July 2, 2005
reGeneration: 50 Photographers of Tomorrow, Thames & Hudson 2005, London & Paris; Aperture 2006, New York
Here is New York, Scalo 2002, New York

COLLECTIONS

Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland
The Sir Elton John Collection
Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Israel
King and Spaulding

Savannah College of Art and Design