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Alexis Clements

Assistant Professor | Photographer

Denver, CO, USA
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

Alexis Clements Photography

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
September 2005 Colorado, United States

Red Rocks Community College

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
August 2010 Lakewood, Colorado, United States

Education

Academy Of Art University (AAU)

Masters of Fine Arts | Photography

January 2011 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

The Art Institute Of Colorado

Bachelor of Arts | Photography

Commercial Photography
October 2000 - September 2005 Colorado, United States

Awards

Art Institue Of Colorado

Portfolio Par Excellence

2005

Working With Artists

Portraits of Courageous Beauty Scholarship and Bookcover

2010

Skills

Commercial, Concepts, Fine Art, Landscape, Lightroom, Location, Photography, Photoshop, Portraiture, Still Life, Studio,

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

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

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