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Alexis Clements

Assistant Professor | Photographer

Denver, CO, USA
720-837-2064
Alexis Clements is a Denver based fine art and editorial photographer who is currently completing work
on a masters of fine arts in photography at the Academy of Art University and is actively seeking opportunities for commissions, gallery inquiries, being published, and writing on photographic theory.
Work Experience
CO, USA
Sep 2005
Photographer & Photographic Assistant
An independent freelance photographer and photographer’s assistant specializing in editorial portraiture, photo illustration, and architecture. Some clients include Easy Chair Media, Woodruff Property Management, Dave Gunders, Erica Brown, Ronnie Shellist, Quiznos, James Rexoad, Jonathan Moller, Hilary DePolo Art Consultation, McDonalds, Angie Buckley
Lakewood, CO, USA
Aug 2010
Assistant Professor and Dept. Lead
Received full-time faculty position teaching 12-15 credit hours (4-5 classes per semester) within the Multimedia, Graphic Design, Video, Journalism & Photography Departments. Courses taught included Film Photography I & II, Digital Photography I & II, Portraiture (fine art), Professional Portraiture, History of Photography and Large Format & Lighting. Other faculty responsibilities include overseeing the department internships, faculty advisor of the Camera Club, curriculum committee, and instructional design of implementation of online courses. Administrative duties include search committees, managing 20+ adjunct faculty, implementing department goals, managing design oriented computer labs & software
Exhbitions
2012
*Colorado Photographic Arts Center | Lakewood, CO | Faculty Show
*Caffe Sanora | Denver, CO | “Fruits of Labor” (Solo show)
*Red Rocks Community College | Lakewood, CO | Faculty Show

2011
*Caffe Sanora | Denver, CO | “Utensil” (Solo show)
*Bardo Coffee House | Denver, CO | “Month of Photography Coffee House Show” | Curated by Richard Peterson
*Red Rocks Community College | Lakewood, CO | Faculty Show

2010
*Red Rocks Community College | Lakewood, CO | Faculty Show
*Flash Gallery | Lakewood, CO | “Portraits of Courageous Beauty” | Curated by Greg Cradick | Awarded scholarship for participation and selected for cover of the exhibition book
*Meadowlark | Denver, CO | “Recent Works” (Solo Show) | Curated by Jill Kokesh

2009
*Photospace | Denver, CO | “Visceral” | Curated by Corrie Vela
*Caffe Sanora | Denver, CO | “Occupied Prospect” (Solo show) | Curated by Jasmine Salisbury

2004
*Qube Visual | Denver, CO | “Roid Rage” | Curated by Frank Varney
Education
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 2011Present
Masters of Fine Arts | Photography
CO, USA
Oct 2000Sep 2005
The Art Institute of Colorado
Bachelor of Arts | Photography
Commercial Photography
Publication
Recent Work | Self Published | December 2010
Occupied Prospect | Self Published | April 2009
Gilman | Self Published | April 2009
Denver Post Hip-hop violinist Jeff “Maestro” Hughes to play at Coffee at The Point at the Five Points Jazz
Festival in Denver Saturday 5/20/2011
American Suburb X, Interview with Arnold Newman 2009
Farmhouse Magazine Featured Artist Spring 2008
Phirebrush Issue 56 December, 2007
Twins Magazine Cover & Potted Sweets, pg. 29 March/April 2003
Dog Days of Denver Cover – January/February 2003
Twins Magazine Sweet Snowman Treats pg. 22 January/February 2002
Dog Days of Denver Cover November/December 2002
Twins Magazine Spice it Up pg. 21 November/December 2002
Skills
 
Commercial, Concepts, Fine Art, Landscape, Lightroom, Location, Photography, Photoshop, Portraiture, Still Life, Studio
Awards
2005
Art Institue of Colorado
Portfolio Par Excellence
2010
Portraits of Courageous Beauty Scholarship and Bookcover
Professional Memberships
Student Photographic Society Educator Membership
American Association of University Professors
National Press Photographers Association
National Association of Photoshop Professionals
Colorado Photographic Arts Center
Society for Photographic Education
College Arts Association