SHAN Wallace

EDUCATION

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland— Master of Fine Arts, Community Art

August 2016 - February  2017

Bowie State University, Bowie, Maryland— Bachelor of Science in Journalism,

August 2011- May 2015


AWARDS

2018

Lit List 30 Photographers to Watch by Authority Collective

Awarded 2nd Place for Small Outlet Feature of “Losing Conner’s Mind” by Association of Health Care Journalists'

2017

Voted ‘Best Solo Exhibition: Ain’t I A Woman’ by Baltimore Beat

Voted ‘Best New Artist’ by CityPaper of Baltimore

2016

Voted ‘Best Photographer’ in Baltimore City, CityPaper of Baltimore

Nominated ‘Innovative Creative of the Year’, Technical.ly Baltimore

Top Ten Local Books by Citypaper  

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019

cutXcopy, Central Piedmont’s Bill and Patty Gorelick Gallery Levine Campus, North Carolina

Sisters With Stories, Hodges Taylor Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina

cutXcopy, The New Gallery of Modern Art, Charlotte, North Carolina

2018

The Banshee Unde[rage] , Elsewhere Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina

2017

Ain’t I a Woman, Platform Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

With Love, From Cuba, Jubliee Arts Center, Baltimore, Maryland

With Love, From Baltimore, Marianao Arts Center, Marianao, Cuba

2016

Black Seeds, Impact Hub, Baltimore, Maryland

BLVKBLUE, Red Emma’s Bookstore & Coffee Shop, Baltimore, Maryland

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019

W|ALLS: Defend, Divide, and the Divine, Annenberg Space for Photography, Los Angeles, California

Historically Hysterical, The Peale Center, Baltimore, Maryland

2018

Lit List, Photoville, Brooklyn, New York

We Rise LA, We Rise Art Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Reflections of Baltimore, Reginald F. Lewis Museum, Baltimore, Maryland

2017

Baldamor, Okay Space, Brooklyn, New York

Tell the Truth About Me, Prince George’s African American Museum and Cultural Center, Prince George’s County, Maryland

People4People, Gallery CA, Baltimore, Maryland

Development Without Displacement, Chesapeake Arts Center, Baltimore, Maryland

The Art of Storytelling, Eubie Blake National Jazz Institute and Cultural Center, Baltimore, Maryland

VISITING ARTIST / LECTURES / PANELS

2019, lecture - Elder Gallery/Hodges Taylor/YWCA 'Sisters with Stories', Charlotte, NC

2019, lecture, Beatties Ford Library, Charlotte, NC

2019, lecture, Arts Empowerment, Charlotte, NC

2019, lecture, CM Main Library 'Lunchtime Talks', Charlotte, NC

2019, lecture, - Northwest School of the Arts, Charlotte, NC

2019, panel discussion, Charlotte SHOUT, Charlotte, NC

2019, panel discussion - Hirshhorn Museum, Washington DC

2018, panel discussion - Union Baptist Church, Baltimore, Maryland

2018, panel discussion - East Village Community School, New York, New York

2018, visiting artist and lecturer - Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Maryland

2018, visiting artist and lecturer - Stevenson University, Baltimore, Maryland

2017, visiting artist and lecturer - Trinity University, Washington, D.C

2017, visiting artist and lecturer - Platform Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

2017, panel discussion - Dazzler Hotel Rooftop, Brooklyn, New York

2017, panel discussion - Eubie Blake Center, Baltimore, Maryland

2017, panel discussion - Creative Alliance, Baltimore, Maryland

2017, panel discussion - Press Press, Baltimore, Maryland

2016, visiting artist and lecturer - Baltimore Leadership School For Young Women, Baltimore, Maryland

2016, visiting artist and lecturer - Wide Angle Youth Media, Baltimore, Maryland

2016, panel discussion, Anacostia Arts Center, Washington D.C

2016, panel discussion - Nomad Yard, Washington, D.C

2016, panel discussion - Red Emma’s Bookstore & Coffee Shop, Baltimore, Maryland

2016, panel discussion - Impact Hub, Baltimore, Maryland

2016 panel discussion - Columbia Law School - New York, New York

2016 panel discussion - Wolly Mammoth Theater - Washington D.C

RESIDENCIES / FELLOWSHIPS

2018 Creative Live x Red Bull Photography Seminar, Seattle, Washington

2018 Souther Constellations Fellowship, Greensboro, North Carolina

2017 Imaging America, Syracuse, New York

2017 Baltimore Artist Retreat, Baltimore, Maryland

2017 Baltimore Youth Arts, Baltimore, Maryland

2016 Close Up Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland