LAKE ROBERSON NEWTON
2106 St. Paul Street, Apt. 2F
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 901-604-3420
Email: lakenewton@hotmail.com   lnewton@bcps.org
Website: www.lakenewton.com


EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts, 2009, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, 1998, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN

 

CURRENT ACADEMIC POSITION

Photography Instructor
Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Baltimore, MD (Fall 2016- Current)

  • Teach 5 visual arts courses per quarter, including Photography 2, Photography 3, Photography 4, Foundations and Art Seminar.
  • Manage the photography programs traditional darkroom and all digital equipment/software.
  • Manage the Visual Arts programs lighting studio.
  • Oversee the programs budget and purchases of equipment and supplies for digital and darkroom labs.
  • Work with graduating students in developing and presenting their Senior Thesis exhibitions.
  • Work with students on all facets of their college applications.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017 Considering the Facts, Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Baltimore, MD

2015 12 Colored Panels, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM (Installation)

2013 Storyville, Gallery 363, Memphis, TN

2012 Painters’ Choice, Staple Goods Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2011 History of the Land, Staple Goods Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2009 An American Garden, Donna Beam Fine Arts Gallery, UNLV, Las Vegas, NV

2008 Conditions on the Ground, Grant Hall Gallery, UNLV, Las Vegas, NV

2003 Confrontations, Kwak Sun-Young Gallery, Gwangju, South Korea

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
8th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Carroll Gallery, Marshal University, Huntington, 
WV, Juried by Steven Matijciio (upcoming)

2018

Homeward Bound, Crosstown Arts, Memphis, TN. Juried by Terri Phillips
The National: Best Contemporary Photography 2018, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IA. Juried by Charles Shepard. 
Suspend, Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO. Juried by Leslie Macklin.
Light City, On Demand, Curated Video Exhibition, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Kim Domanski.
31st Annual McNeese Works on Paper Exhibition, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA. Juried by Benjamin Hickey.
Slow Form, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Natalie Campbell.
Transformations, College of the Mainland Art Gallery, Texas City, TX. Juried by Kristy Peet.
19th Annual Art Papers Art Auction, The Southern Exchange, Atlanta, GA

2017
Make Space, Staple Goods Gallery, New Orleans, LA. Curated by Aaron Collier.
The 32nd Annual Tallahassee International, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts,
Tallahassee, FL. Juried by Carrie Baade and Terri Lindbloom.
54th Annual Juried Competition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA. Curated by Gia Hamilton.
Texas National 2017, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX. Juried by Benito Huerta.
LIGHT CITY, On Demand, Curated Video Exhibition, Baltimore, MD. Curated by Kim Domanski/
18th Annual Art Papers Art Auction, Ponce City Market, Atlanta, GA
4th Louisiana Biennial, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA. Juried by Rachel Cook.
Valdosta National 2017, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA. Juried by Bryce Reed.
Arbitrary Color, Foundry Art Centre, Saint Charles, MO. Juried by Albert Kuo.

2016
The 31
st Tallahassee International, Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts,
Tallahassee, FL
Louisiana Contemporary, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA. Juried by Bill Arning.
29th September Competition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA. Juried by Francis Pavy. 
53rd Annual Juried Competition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA. Juried by Holly Hughes
International Exhibition on Abstract Art, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art,
Gyeonggi, South Korea
Belongings II: Repurposed, Crosstown Arts, Memphis, TN
29th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA. Juried by Brooks Davis Anderson.
in.form, Crosstown Arts, Memphis, TN
5th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Marshall University, Huntington, WV. Juried by Geoffrey Fleming.
Contemporary South, Visual Arts Exchange, Raleigh, NC
Body 2016, PH21 Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

2015
2015 Biennial Exhibition, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH. Juried by Sarah Montross.
Re-Picturing Photography, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL. Juried by Allison Grant.
26th Annual N.E.W. Show, Visual Arts Exchange, Raleigh, NC
2015 Annual Juried Show, Las Vegas Contemporary Art Center, Las Vegas, NV. Juried by Erin Stellmon.
Here and Now, The Las Cruces Museum of Art, Las Cruces, NM
Red Dot Gallery, NMSU Faculty Exhibit, Santa Fe, NM
4th Annual Armstrong National, Armstrong State University, Savannah, GA

2014
The National: Best Contemporary Photography, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, IN
Unmonumental, Group Public Art Exhibition, Columbia, MO
Juried Exhibition, Gallery Fifty-Six, Memphis, TN
Art Papers 15th Annual Art Auction, Masur Murer Fine Arts, Atlanta, GA
(Sur)face, Group Exhibition, Arizona State Univ. Art Department, Tempe, AZ
New  Color Photography, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

2013
Photo/Video 13, Artisphere, Arlington, VA
Voyages, The Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, VA
SPE Members Exhibition, Gallery 13, Ashbury Park, NJ
Underground, Mass Visual Arts, Gainesville, FL
Lotta Art, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD
Art Papers 14th Annual Art Auction, Masur Murer Fine Arts, Atlanta, GA

2012
Art of the Urban Environment, Cakewalk Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Winter Salon Show, Metro Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2011
2011 Faculty Biennial, Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, MD
Claus Oldenburg Anniversary Show, Donna Beam Fine Arts Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

2010
This Too Shall Pass, French Quarter Collaborations, New Orleans, LA
Selected Works from the Collection, Southside Gallery, Oxford, MS

2009
Some Future_Sometime, Reed Whipple Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
Take Note, Majorie Barrick Museum, Las Vegas, NV
20th Annual Juried Show, Contemporary Art Center, Las Vegas, NV

2008
The Fall, Cantorore Gallery, Guanghou, China
Culture Clash, Bridge Gallery, City Hall, Las Vegas, NV
Weights and Measures, Contemporary Art Center, Las Vegas, NV
Artist on Traveling, Rosemarie’s Restaurant, Las Vegas, NV

2007
Collaborations, Galerie Kunstagenten, Berlin, Germany
Group Exhibition, A6 Gallery, Henderson, NV
Lustre Flux, Group Performance, Aruba Theatre, Las Vegas, NV

2006
Group Show, University of Nevada Las Vegas Alumni Center, LV
Memphis Art League National Exhibition, Memphis, TN

2005
Proof 2005, Johnson Center and Fine Arts Gallery, George Mason University,
Fairfax County, VA
The Nude, Central Art Gallery, Memphis, TN
Juried Exhibition, Gallery 1688, Memphis, TN
SCC Multimedia Invitational, St. Peters, MO

2002 – 2004
PhotoMedia Center’s 2004 Open Exhibition, Urraro Gallery, Erie, PA
Two Person show, Southside Gallery, Oxford, MS
Juried Exhibition, Art Farm Gallery, Memphis, TN
Juried Exhibition, Jack Kenner Gallery, Memphis, TN
Gamut Emerging Artist, Overton Park, Memphis, TN

1996 – 1997
Juried Student Show, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
Juried Student Show, Clough-Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN

 

PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS

Catalogue for National Best Contemporary Photography 2018 (June 2018)
Catalogue for 31st McNeese National Works On Paper Exhibition (May 2018)
Catalogue for The 32nd Annual Tallahassee International, (September 2017)
Catalogue for 4th Louisiana Biennial, Louisiana Tech University, (January 2017)
Catalogue for Louisiana Contemporary (June 2016)
Catalogue for The 31st Annual Tallahassee International (June 2016)Catalogue for 29th September Competition, Alexandria Museum of Art (September 2016)
Catalogue for ‘Unmonumental’ exhibition (December 2014)
“Black and White Photography,” F-STOP Magazine, Issue 62 (December 2013)
Pelican Bomb, online journal (January 2013)
Gambit: Best of New Orleans (2012)
Oxford American, online publication (November 2012)
2011 Faculty Biennial, Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore (2011)
Art Papers, Volume 35 (5), pages 50-51 (September/October 2011)
Newton’s History of the Land,” New Orleans Art Insider (June 2011)
“Abstraction,” F-STOP Magazine, Issue 45 (February 2011)
The Art Pack, MFA Thesis Catalogue; University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2009)
“Korean Girls,” Leica Fotographie International, pages 62-73 (January 2007)
The Sun Magazine, Issue 379 (July 2007)
The Sun Magazine, Issue 374 (February 2007)
The Prodigal Street Photographer: Lake NewtonGamut Magazine, Issue 4,
Pages 14-16 (September 2005)
Oxford Town (June 2004)
Nashville Scene (July 2004)
River City Journal, Volume 22 (1) (Winter 2002)
The Sun Magazine, Issue 324 (December 2002)

 

COLLECTIONS

Clough Hanson Gallery, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN
Tunica County Museum, Tunica, MS
The Mallory Group, Memphis, TN
Dona Beam Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

 

INVITED LECTURES

2018 School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD
2017 Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Baltimore, MD
2015 New Mexico State University, Department of Art
Morehead State University, Dept. of Art & Design, Kentucky
2014 Rhodes College, Department of Art & Art History, Memphis
2012 University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Department of Fine Arts
Stevenson University, Baltimore
2010 Memphis College of Art
New Orleans Center for Creative Arts
Tulane University, New Orleans 
2009 On Walking, University of Nevada, Las Vegas Artist Lecture Series
College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2009 John F. Adams/GPSA Scholarship ($500), UNLV
2008 Graduate & Professional Student Association Grant, $1000, UNLV--Support for project in New Orleans
Graduate Assistant Scholarship, (Tuition Waiver + $10,000), Fine Arts, UNLV
2007 Summer Sessions Scholarship, $3000, UNLV
--Competitive grant to undertake 3-month project in Berlin, Germany
International Programs Scholarship, $1500, UNLV
--Support for international project Berlin, Germany
Graduate & Professional Student Association Grant, $1000, UNLV
--Support for project in Berlin, Germany
Graduate Assistant Scholarship, (Tuition Waiver + $10,000), Fine Arts, UNLV
2006 Graduate Assistant Scholarship, (Tuition Waiver + $10,000), Fine Arts, UNLV