Amy Eckert
Amy Eckert
amy@amyeckertphoto.com

EDUCATION
2002 MFA, Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts, Bard College,Annandale-on Hudson, NY
1993 BFA, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2012
Slideluck Potshow III, slide-show projection, Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, Netherlands, curated by Erik Kessels
Living Arrangements, group show, Spring Art and Design, Brooklyn, NY,Guest curator Debra Klomp-Ching

2011
McKnight Fellowship Exhibition, Midway Contemporary Art,
Minneapolis, MN
Dawn Til Dusk, group show, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, NY

2010
Manufacturing Home, solo show, Minneapolis Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN
Animalia, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins, CO,Juror’s Honorable Mention, Karen Irvine, Guest Juror
Group Show #35, Humble Arts Foundation, on-line exhibition, www.hafny.org

2009
Slideluck Potshow, Sandbox Studio, Portland, OR
8th Annual Photo Auction, Munoz Waxman Gallery, Center for
Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM

2008
New Works Gallery Online, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA
Photo Forum, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The Hustle, PowerHouse Arena, Brooklyn, NY
Annual Contest Winners Exhibition, Advertising Photographers of
America, Calumet Gallery, New York, NY
What Are We Doing Now? Spring Bull Gallery, Newport, RI

2006
Voies Off Festival, Manufacturing Home series, Arles, France
RNC vs. DNC, slide projection, DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
Always Open, Galerie Commines, Paris, France

2001
Domesticity: Deconstructing American Pluralism, The Waiting Room
Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Thesis, Bard College Exhibition Center (UBS), Red Hook, NY
Mint, Brooklyn Front Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Beyond the Center, Bard College Exhibition Center (UBS), Red Hook, NY

AWARDS
2010 McKnight Fellowship
2010 Nominee, Baum Award for Emerging American Photographers
2009 Finalist, Santa Fe Project Competition,
Photo District News Photography Annual
2008 Photo District News Photography Annual,
Advertising Photographers of America Annual Contest
2006 International Photography Awards
2002 Photo District News, 30 Photographers (PDN’s 30)

COLLECTIONS
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, NM

FEATURED SPEAKING
2011
Artist Talk and Panel, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
2010
Artist Talk, Mpls Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN
2009
Advertising Photographers of America, Image Maker Series, New York, NY
Business Practices, Minneapolis Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN
2007
New York University, guest artist, Photography Dep't, New York, NY
2006
Seminar Panelist, Photo Plus Expo, Javitz Center, New York, NY
2005
Seminar Panelist, Photo Plus Expo, Javitz Center, New York, NY

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
The Collector’s Guide to Emerging Art Photography, Vol 2, D.A.P/Distributed Art Publishers, Spring , 2011
2010-2011 Minnesota Cooks™ Calendar
2009-2010 Minnesota Cooks™ Calendar
“The Hustle,” PowerHouse Magazine, Winter 2007-08
“This Same Old House,” PDN Magazine, March 2007
Houses of Worship: Sacred Spaces in America, Assouline, Winter 2006
“Back Yard”, Urbis Landscapes, Barbara Rogers, Editor, Fall 2005,Auckland, New Zealand
Home Cheap Home, Sarah Grey Miller, Editor, Perigree Trade,Summer 2004
Sensation, Patrick Remy, Editor, Summer 2003, Paris, France
New Builds, James Soane, Architect, Conran/Octopus, Summer 2003, London, England
“Andy Coolquitt’s Thesis,” Nest, Issue # 19, Spring 2003
“As The World Turns,” Nest, Issue #14, Fall 2001
“Visionaire #35,” Mario Testino, Guest Editor, Visionaire Magazine,Summer 2001
Every Room Tells a Story, Distributed Art Publishers, Inc, 2001
“Navy Submarine,” Nest magazine, Issue No. 10, Fall 2000
“Factory Homes,” Nest Magazine, Issue No. 8, Spring 2000

COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Owner, Amy Eckert Photography, 1998-Present

I create smart and distinctive imagery for a wide range of editorial,
commercial, and advertising clients nationwide.
• Excellent communication, crew management, and production skills for
location and studio projects; broad knowledge of digital post-production,
printing, and digital asset management.

• Clients include: The New York Times Magazine, Life, Time, Metropolis,
Dwell, Nest, In Style Home, Fast Company, The Blue Man Group, GHI,
HSBC, Minnesota Farmers Union, Blu Dot Furniture, Southern Poverty
Law Center