Tom Chambers

Art Gallery AFK

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

 

(3) Photo-eye, Santa Fe, NM, July 2014, August 2011 and July 2007

 

(3) Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA, June 2014, October 2011 and May 2008

 

 Modernbook Gallery, San Francisco, CA, March - June 2012 + book release

 

(2) Wall Space Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA, March 2011 and August 2007

 

Galería Clave, Cordoba, Spain, June 2009

 

National Museum of Photography, Bogotá, Colombia - Fotográfica Bogota, May 2009

 

Oswald Gallery, Jackson, WY, Sept.and Oct. 2008

 

George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, December 2007

 

Staunton-Augusta Art Center, Staunton, VA, September 2006

 

(2) OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY, October 2005 and December 2000

 

ArtSpace Gallery, Raleigh, NC, August 2005

 

Main Art Gallery, Richmond, VA, February 2001

 

 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, March 1998

 

 

Group Exhibitions

(selection)

 

 

Edge of A Dream, (6 person show) Snap! Orlando, Orlando, FL, May 2014

 

Dreamscapes: Trusted Guides, (3 person show) FotoFest Biennial, Houston, TX, March - August 2014

 

Magdalena Exhibition, PhotoNOLA, December 2013 - January 2014

 

Herald1, Richmond, VA, September 2013

 

Lucid, Bo.Lee Gallery, London, UK, September, 2013

 

Soar, Jennifer Schwartz Gallery, Atlanta, February 2013

 

Taken By Trees, Bo.Lee gallery, Bath, UK, January-March 2013

 

Photo Vernissage, St. Petersburg Russia, September 2012

 

Unbound, Candela Gallery, Richmond, VA, June - July 2012

 

Snap! Orlando, Florida, May 12 - 15, 2012

 

Worldwide Photography Biennial Exhibition, Buenos Aires, Argentina, January – March 2012

 

2nd Biennal of Art and Literature, Cairo, Egypt, June 2011

 

Contemporary Complexities, J. Johnson Gallery, Jacksonville, FL, September 17 – November 5, 2011

 

 Modern Art of the 20th Century, Salon d’Automne, France, May 2011

 

Photolucida, Critical Mass Top 50, 2010: Photo Center NorthWest, Seattle; Newspace Gallery, Portland, OR; and Rayko Photo Center, San Francisco

 

Salon d'Automne, Paris, France (invitational) (Poster image, "Marwari Stallion #3"), Nov. 2010; Cairo, June 2011; Toyko, Aug. 2012; Fotofest Kosice 2010, Sept. 2010; Slovakia, Oct. 2010

 

Suspicious Minds, The Light Factory: Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film, Charlotte, NC, August 2010 - Feb. 2011

 

Photography Invitational, Skotia Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, May 2010

 

PhotoSpiva 2010: 34th Annual National Photography Competition and Exhibition, Joplin, MO, March-April, 2010, First Place

 

Open Shutter Gallery, Exposure: AnOpen Photography Competition, Durango, CO, March, 2010, Award of Excellence

 

 Carmel Art & Film Festival, Photography Exhibition, October, 2009

 

 

Select Art Fairs

 

 

2014 – LA Art, AAF London Battersea, AAF New York (Modernbook Gallery); London Art Fair (Bo Lee Gallery) Art Fairs

 

2013 – Art Palm Beach, Affordable Art Fair London & New York, ArtMRKT, Scope Basel, Art South Hampton, Art Toronto, Art Miami (Modernbook Gallery)

 

2012 – LA Art, Affordable Art Fair, Art Hamptons, Art Platform LA, artMRKT, ArtPad, Art Miami (Modernbook Gallery)

 

 2011 – Photo LA (Photo-eye Gallery); LA Art, Art Chicago, San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Art Market Hamptons, Art Miami, Art Toronto (Modernbook Gallery)

 

; Madrid Foto, Swab Contemporary Art Fair Barcelona (Galeria Hartmann)

 

2010 – Art Toronto, LA Art, Affordable Art Fair and Art Miami (Modernbook Gallery); Photo LA , Art Santa Fe, and Art Chicago (Photo-eye Gallery); Madrid Photo and Art Barcelona (Galería Hartmann)

 

2009 – Affordable Art Fair (Modernbook Gallery), Photo LA (Photo-eye Gallery), Art Fair Lisboa (Galería Clave)

 

2008 – Photo LA and Photo Miami (Photo-eye Gallery), Art Madrid (Galería Clave)

 

 

Selected Awards

 

 

Selected International Photography Awards 2012 (IPA), Digitally Enhanced, 2nd Place and Fine Art Book, Honorable Mention

 

PX3 2012, Fine Art Book Award, Honorable Mention and Fine Art Digitally Enhanced, Honorable Mention

 

PDN Magazine Photo of the Day, August 4, 2011

 

 International Photography Awards 2011 (IPA), Digitally Enhanced, First Place

 

PX3 2011, Fine Art Digitally Enhanced Category, Silver Award

 

 Jacob Riis Photography Awards 2011 and 2010, Finalist

 

PX3 2010, 2nd Place, Fine Art Digitally Enhanced

 

Robert Cornelius Portrait Award, 2010, Overall Runner Up, First Place Digital Manipulation Category

 

 Critical Mass Top 50: 2010, 2008, and 2006, Photolucida, Portland, Oregon

 

International Photography Awards 2010 (IPA), Digitally Enhanced, Honorable Mention

 

PhotoSpiva 2010: 34th Annual National Photography Competition and Exhibition 2010, First Place

 

International Aperture Awards 2009, 3rd Place-Gold, Abstract/Illustrative Category

 

The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, 2009, Madrid, Spain, 1st Place, Digitally Enhanced Category

 

Fotoweek DC Awards 2009, Washington, DC, First Place, Fine Arts Category

 

TPS #15 and #18: The National Competition, 2006 & 2009, Texas Photographic Society, San Antonio, TX, 1st Place and 3rd Place

 

Photographer’s Forum Magazine’s 24th Annual Spring 2004 Contest sponsored by Canon, “Honorable Mention”

 

 2004 National Photography Competition, Soho Photo Gallery, New York, NY, June 2004, Third Place

 

Texas National 2003, SFA Gallery, Stephen F. Austin State University Nacogdoches, TX, Merit Award

 

DPI (Digitally Propelled Ideas-2002), California State Polytechnic University, First Place and Two Purchase Awards

 

 

Collections

 

 

Santa Fe Museum of Art

 

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

 

Texas Photographic Society

 

City of Jacksonville, FL - Art in Public Places National Museum of Photography, Bogotá, Colombia

 

California State Polytechnic University’s “Channing Gilson Collection”

 

Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines

 

Sir Richard Branson, personal collection

 

 

 Tom Chambers was born and raised on a farm in the Amish country of Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Tom completed a B.F.A. in 1985 from Ringling School of Art, Sarasota, Florida with an emphasis in graphic design and strong interest in photography. For many years Tom has worked as a graphic designer, including the design of packaging and magazines. Since 1998 Tom has devoted himself to photomontage for sharing the intriguing unspoken stories which reflect his view of the world and elicit feelings in the viewer.