Kelli Connell (American, )

Timeline

1974
Born in Oklahoma City, OK
1997
BFA in Photography, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
1997
BFA in Visual Art Studies, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
2002
Honorable Mention, Fellowship 2002, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA
2002
Society for Photographic Education Scholarship Recipient, 2002 National Conference, Las Vegas, NV
2002
Solo Exhibition Recipient Award, EXPO.02.2002, 500x Gallery, Dallas, TX
2003
MFA in Photography with a minor in Art History, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX
2003
Dallas Museum of Art Kimbrough Award
2003
Freestyle Photographic Crystal Apple Award
2003
Kodak Product Grant
2004
Finalist, The Santa Fe Prize
2004
Finalist, Baum Emerging American Photographer Award
2005
Artist in Residence, Southside on Lamar, 3 Month Summer Residency, Dallas, TX

Exhibitions

2009
Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, Illinois (solo)
2009
Intimate Acts, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth, Australia
2008
(RE)imaging Photography, The Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, Ohio
2007
Modeling the Photographic: The End(s) of Photography, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, Ohio
2007
The Spitting Image, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, California
2007
Girl Parade, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney, Australia
2007
Double Life, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007
Double Life, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY
2007
Kelli Connell, Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
2007
Alterations, Eisentrager Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
2007
Caroline Burghardt, Kelli Connell, and Jean Laughton, Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, MN
2007
Analog to Digital: Revolution or Evolution, Central Michigan State University, Mount Pleasant, MI
2007
Kiss and Tell, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY
2006
MP3: Midwest Photographers Publication Project: Kelli Connell, Justin Newhall & Brian Ulrich, The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL
2006
Transformative Portraits: Altered Identities in Contemporary Art, Richard A. and Rissa W. Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
2006
Chick Flick, Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA
2005
Kelli Connell: Summer, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX
2005
Kelli Connell, Zone VI Photography Gallery, Dayton, OH
2005
Portraits, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2005
Photography, Rebecca Ibel Gallery, Columbus, OH
2005
Out of the Darkroom, Oxford, OH
2005
Two Artists in China, Bliss Gallery, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH
2005
Photographers’ Showcase Exhibition, Photo-eye Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2004
Kelli Connell: Double Life, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH
2004
Double Life, Lawndale Art Center, Houston, TX
2004
Two Points of View: Ruth Adams and Kelli Connell, College of Mount St. Joseph, Cincinnati, OH
2004
Project Marfa, Barry Whistler Gallery In Conjunction with Chinati Open House, Marfa, TX
2004
Showing Off, Southside on Lamar Artists in Residence, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX
2004
Kelli Connell, Thomas Feulmer, Betsy Odom, Southside on Lamar Gallery, Dallas, TX
2004
Real Time: Kelli Connell and David Hilliard, Diverse Works, Houston, TX
2004
Luck Be a Lady, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX
2004
Kelli Connell and Cortney Andrews, Society For Contemporary Photography, Kansas City, MO
2003
Double Life, East Fine Arts Gallery, Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX
2003
Kelli Connell: Photographs, Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, TX
2003
Dichotomy, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, TX