Resume

Education

2006  MFA Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

1997  BA Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan

 

Solo Exhibitions

2015

Geometry of Defense, University of the Arts, Gallery 1401, Philadelphia,PA

2010

Invented Memory, Workspace Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska

Cyrus Karimipour: Recent Photographic Works. Robert Kidd Gallery,

     Birmingham, Michigan

2009

Invented Memory, Lishui International Photo Festival, Lishui, China

2007

Focus [+] Photo, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

“First Show”, David Klein Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

2014

“Winter Group Show”, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

2013

“Constructed Realities: Artist’s Dioramas”, PCCA, Rochester, Michigan

“Re-Fresh”, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

“Geográfica”, La Fototeca, Guatemala City, Guatemala

2010

“Our Town”, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

“Artprize”, Women’s City Club, Grand Rapids, Michigan

“Mind”, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan

“In Spite of the Evidence”, Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan

2009

“3rd Lesson: World of Your Own”, Kaunas Photo Festival, Kaunas,

     Lithuania

“Bods: Rethinking the Figure”, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan

“Artprize”, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, Michigan

“Objects: Mixed Media”, 101 Exhibit, Miami, Florida

Viennafair, International Contemporary Art Fair, Vienna Austria, Galerie

     Lisi Hämmerle

“Group Show: An Intro”, 101/Exhibit, Miami, Florida

“Pure Detroit”, Art Channel, Beijing, China

2008 “Made in Detroit”, Galerie Eva Bracke, Berlin, Germany

“Changing Cities, Detroit/Bregenz”, Galerie Lisi Hämmerle, Bregenz,

     Austria

“Tracing Memory: Light Work, Syracuse, New York.

“Elements Gallery Featured Artists”, Detroit Artists Market, Detroit,

     Michigan

“Uneasy”, Paint Creek Center for the Arts, Rochester, Michigan

“14th Annual Juried Show”, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester,

     Massachusetts

“2008 Edgy Photography Exhibition”, The Center for Fine Art

     Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado

“Changing Cities: Detroit”, ThreeWalls, Chicago, Illinois

 

Collections

Lishui Photography Museum, Lishui, China

Center for Contemporary Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Light Work, Syracuse, New York

The Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, Colorado

Daimler Chrysler Financial Services, Farmington Hills, Michigan

 

Publications

Mirzaei, Mohammadreza, Dide 4, Online Photography Magazine, July 2010.

Jianbo, Chen, 2009 China Lishui International Images, 050.

Solis, Patricio Maya, “Illuminating Memory”, Nueva Luz, 13:3 (Spring 2009), 42.

Hoone, Jeffrey, Contact Sheet, Number 149, Cover, 24-33, 49.

Meyer, Anouk, “Stilvoller Niedergang”, Neues Deutschland, December 10, 2008.

Ruthe, Ingeborg, “Melancholische Grüsse aus Detroit”, Berliner Zeitung,

December 5, 2008.

Rushworth, Katherine, “For the Sake of Remembering”, The Post Standard,

November, 16, 2008, 14.

Harper’s Magazine, September 2008, 22.

Rebecca Mazzei, “Flicker and Flash”, Metro Times, August 8-14, 2007, 24-26.

From Here On Out, Cranbrook Academy of Art Graduate Book, 2006.

 

Awards

2009 Critical Mass Finalist.

2009, Review Santa Fe Participant.

2009, Baum Award for Emerging American Photographers (Nominee).

2008, Critical Mass Finalist, Juried Portfolio Review, Photolucida, Portland,

     Oregon.

2008, Honorable Mention, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester,

     Massachusetts, 14th Annual Juried Show.

2008, Artist’s Showcase Award, Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins,

Colorado, “Edgy”.

2008 Daimler Artist Travel Grant, Changing Cities: Berlin Exchange.