SARAH MAY

 

EDUCATION

2009-2013 University of Utah- Bachelor's of Fine Art in Photography & Digital Imaging, Salt Lake City, Utah

2017-Current Westminster College- Master's of Art in Community Leadership, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

AWARDS

2017 Silver Merit Award, Kodak Winning Photos, Bellevue, Washington

2013 Juror's Award University of Utah Annual Student Show, Salt Lake City, Utah

2012 2nd Place Student Category in Utah Department of Tourism Photography Contest, “Faces in Places in Utah”, Salt Lake City, Utah

2009 Departmental Scholarship University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2009 Award of Merit, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, Utah

 

ART RESIDENCIES

2015 Gullkistan, Residency for Creative People, Laugarvatn, Iceland

 

SHOWS CURATED

2018 Prayers for Roses, Atelir, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Glances, the Downtown Artist Collective, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Identity Retablos, The Mestizo Institute for Culture and Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Emotional Ties, The Urban Arts Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

2015 Portraits in Pieces, Mineral and Matter + The Land of Salt, Salt Lake City, Utah

2014 The Identity Project, Salt Lake City, Utah

2013 The Human Experience, Country Club Plaza, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

EXHIBITIONS

2018 Prayers for Roses, Atelir, Salt Lake City, Utah

2017 Hands up, Don't Shoot Exhibition, Mestizo Institute for Culture and Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Dia de los Muertos 2016 Celebration, Utah Cultural Celebration Center, West Valley City, Utah

2016 DAC Grand Opening Exhibition, Downtown Artist Collective, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Artists of Utah’s 35×35 Exhibition, Finch Lane Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Glances, The Downtown Artist Collective, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Identity Retablos, Mestizo Institute of Culture and Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Photo Independent Art Fair, Raleigh Studios, Hollywood, California

2016 Emotional Ties, The Urban Arts Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

2015 Portraits in Pieces (Solo Show), Mineral and Matter + The Land of Salt, Salt Lake City, Utah 

2015 Gullkistan Residency Open House, Laugarvatn, Iceland

2015 In the Midnight Gardens, Bishop Gallery, Dresden, Germany 

2015 Vintage Photoshoot Installation, White Elephant Exchange and Boutique, Salt Lake City, Utah

2014 Double Exposed, Buxom Modern Plus Boutique, Salt Lake City, Utah 

2014 Water is Energy for Souls to Move Through, MiddleWomen.com Photoshoot Page, Bellingham, Washington

2014 Water is Energy for Souls to Move Through, Bellingham Art Walk, The Bureau of Historical Investigation, Bellingham, Washington

2014 The Identity Project, Salt Lake City, Utah

2014 White Elephant Exchange and Boutique, Sugarhouse, Utah

2013 BFA Final Series, The Human Experience, Country Club Plaza, Salt Lake City, Utah

2013 BFA Final Series, Marriott Library, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2013 University of Utah Annual Student Show, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2013 Salt Photo Society, Fracture: An Alternative Process, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 2012 Utah Craft and Photography Statewide Show, Rio Grande Depot, Salt Lake City, Utah

2012 The Art Haus SLC: Art in the Living Room, Salt Lake City, Utah

2012 Sugarhouse Gallery Walk, Sugarhouse, Utah

2012 University of Utah Annual Student Show, Gittins Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011 Salt Photo Society, Cellphone Picture Show, Gittin’s Gallery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011 Salt Photo Society, Gray Wall Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011 Metcom Studios, Salt Lake City, Utah

 

VOLUNTEERING AND EVENTS

2017 Information Booth Volunteer, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City Airport

2016 DAC Holiday Market, the Downtown Artist Collective, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Relief Workshop, Utah School for the Deaf and Blind, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Cyanotype Workshop, River’s Bend Senior Center, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016 Cyanotype Workshop, Jordan High School, Sandy, Utah

2015 Volunteer portraits, Heal Courageously/Ronald McDonald House, Salt Lake City, Utah

2015 Volunteer photography, KRCL Studios, Salt Lake City, Utah

2015 The Utah Pride Festival, Salt Lake City, Utah

2015 Urban Arts Festival, Gateway Mall, Salt Lake City, Utah

2015-2016 Millcreek Arts Festival, Baldwin Studios, Millcreek, Utah

2014 Trolley Days, Trolley Square, Salt Lake City, Utah

2014 Bountiful Davis Art Center Summer Fest, Bountiful, Utah

2014 Bountiful Davis Art Center Art Workshop, Davis County Library, Farmington, Utah

2014 Clean Air Fair at Library Square, Salt Lake City, Utah

2012 Utah State Battle of the Bands, Logan, Utah

2011 Twilight Concert Series, Pioneer Park, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011 Fight The New Drug Fundraiser, Gallivan Plaza, Salt Lake City, Utah

2011 Millcreek Outdoors Festival, Millcreek, Utah

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2016-2017 Videographer & Photographer, S.J. Quinney College of Law- University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah

2016-2017 Co-founder of the Downtown Artist Collective, Salt Lake City, Utah

2014 Art Instructor, Bountiful Davis Art Center, Farmington Utah

2013 Internship, Communications and Marketing, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 2016-2017 Co-founder of the Downtown Artist Collective, Salt Lake City, Utah