Curriculum Vitae

Awards:

2018 Tokyo International Foto Awards; Silver Prize — Editorial / Photo Essay.

2018 Tokyo International Foto Awards; Silver Prize — Events / Sports.

12th Annual Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, 2018; Honorable Mention — Series / Culture and Daily Life.

12th Annual Pollux Awards, 2018; Honorable Mention — Series / Culture and Daily Life.

38th Annual Photographer's Forum Spring Photography Contest, sponsored by Sigma, 2018; Finalist.

 

Exhibitions:

12th Annual Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers, 2018; Gallery Valid, Barcelona, Spain, May 2019.

2018 TIFA (Tokyo International Foto Awards) Exhibition, Shibuya Cultural Center; Tokyo, Japan, February 2019.

Italian Cultural Institute (Istituto Italiano di Cultura), San Francisco, CA, “The Italian Cowboys of Maremma,” Solo Exhibition; San Francisco, CA, January 2019.

The Mountain Workshops, “Life Lessons,” Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, 2018/2019.

Solano Community College, Educational Art Center -- group show of featured SCC artists, Vallejo, CA, Spring 2018.

Social Documentary Network: Through A Women's Lens Exhibition -- "The Italian Cowboys of Maremma," 2018.

Missouri Photo Workshop #69 — "Shelia Salmons: A Voice of Calm;" Eldon, MO, 2017

Arts Benicia — 8th Creative Women's Symposium, Pop-up Exhibition; Benicia, CA, 2017.

Dorothy Herger Gallery, "Home -- A Photo Exhibit by Students, Staff and Faculty at Solano Community College"; Fairfield, CA, 2017.

Java Jax, "The Italian Cowboys," Solo Exhibition; Vallejo, CA, 2016.

Cordelia Public Library, “Equine Blur,” participant in group Show featuring photographers from Solano Community College; Cordelia, CA 2015.

Agent2Artist "Recent Works:  Brian Wickersham and Gabrielle Saveri," Barbagelata Real Estate; San Francisco, CA 2015.

Fort Mason Gallery - Promising Students Show, City College of San Francisco; San Francisco, CA, 2015, 2014, 2013.

Jessel Gallery, "Cirque de la Symphonie," Benefit for the Napa Symphony; Napa, CA, 2007.

 

Publications:

Photographer's Forum (sponsored by Sigma) -- Best of Photography 2018.

Sonoma Sun, 2018

Travel and Leisure Magazine, June 2017 (Time Inc.): "There Have Been Cowboys in Italy for Thousands of Years. You Can Go Riding With Them."

Sonoma Index Tribune, 2016

Articles:

January 5, 2017; Vallejo Times-Herald, A&E Source: "Solano teacher showcases ‘Italian cowboys’ at Java Jax"

Video/Film Projects:

“The Paw Project Movie,” Videographer, 2012.

“Spiderman 2,” Camera Assistant, New York, 2003.

 

Collections:

Granaio Lorenese, Azienda Agricola Alberese, Spergolaia, Alberese, Italy, 2017.

Private Collection of Joseph Saveri, St. Helena, CA, 2017.

Saveri Law Firm, San Francisco, CA, 2016.

Guest Speaker/Public Speaking:

New Italian Film Festival; San Francisco, CA, 2018

Sonoma Film Festival; Sonoma, CA, 2017

Education:

Solano Community College, A.A. Photography, 2019.

New York University, M.A.  Journalism

Brown University, B.A. History

Christie's Fine Arts Course, London -- Certificate in the Fine and Decorative Arts /History of Art and Conservation, Decorative to Modern.

Kentucky Mountain Workshops, Photojournalism, 2018.

Missouri Photo Workshop, 2017.

Commercial / Clients:

Social Advocates for Youth — Santa Rosa/Sonoma CA

Sonoma Conservatory of Dance

Sonoma Valley Art Museum

American Red Cross -- North Bay Region, CA

Energy Fitness -- Sonoma, CA

Porto, LLC -- San Francisco, CA

Vino Cadre -- Santa Rosa, CA

Color My Soul™ -- Sonoma, CA