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Art that invites contemplation.

 

Untitled is a ongoing master series of black-and-white photographs of plant elements photographed in nature.

 

For a biography and complete resume / curriculum vitae, please click here.

 

EDUCATION:

2004               M. Arch. II, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Boston, MA

2002               D.P.L.G. (Master degree), Ecole d’Architecture Paris Malaquais, France

 

AWARDS:

2016             • "PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris":

                         Bronze Prize : Nature, Flowers (Professional)

2015             • "International Photography Awards 2015":

                         Honorable Mention - Fine Art : Still Life Category

                         Honorable Mention - Fine Art : Still Life Category

                         Honorable Mention - Fine Art : Nature : Flowers Category

                        • "10th Annual Black & White Spider Awards":

                         Nominee in the category of Still Life (Professional)

"Neutral Density Photography Awards 2015":

                         (two) Honorable Mentions in the category for Fine Art: Abstract (Professional)

 • "Fine Art Photography Award":

Fine Art Honorable Mention (Professional)

                          • "The 7th Edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers":

Finalist in the category for Still Life and Abstractions

 • "Monochrome Awards 2014, International Black-and-White Photography Contest":

Honorable Mention in the category of Fine Art Photography

2014             •  "Moscow International Fotography Awards – MIFA”:

Honorable Mention, in the category of Abstract Photography

 

EXHIBITIONS:

          Brooklyn Heights Designer Showhouse, Brooklyn, NY, USA

October 2017

          the 4th Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography, Berlin, Germany

October, 2016

          Slideshow Night: Life: A Journey Through Time, The Annenberg Space for Photography , Los Angeles, CA

March 3, 2016

 

          Untitled, Ovando _ Christopher street , New York, NY

November 6 – November 8, 2015

 

          2014 Open Show, Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA

December 13, 2014 January 16, 2015

Exhibition jurors: Susan Cross, Curator, MASS MoCA

 

          Photo Book Exhibit, Vivid Solutions Gallery, Washington, DC

November 7 – December 19, 2014

 

•          Moscow International Fotography Awards – MIFA Exhibit, FotoLoft Gallery, Moscow, Russia

October 23 – October 26, 2014

Exhibition jurors: Hossein Farmani, President, Farmani Group; Jesper Thomsen, Director, Mews42 Gallery ; Tina Schelhorn Curator, founding director Galerie Lichtblick ; Christoph Tannert, director and project coordinator, Künstlerhaus Bethanien; Chris Davies publisher, Fabrik Media, Fabrik Magazine

 

          2014 Bi-Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, Vargas Gallery, Pembroke Pines, FL

October 2 – October 30th, 2014

Exhibition juror: Wes Carson, photography professor & former assistant of Irving Penn

 

          A Natural Affair, online group show exhibition, Linus Art Galleries, Pasadena and Long Beach, CA

 

          the Greenwich Art Society - Flinn Show 2014, the Stephanie and Lawrence Flinn Gallery, the Greenwich Library, Greenwich, CT 

July 24 - August 12, 2014

Exhibition juror: Sarah Humphreville, Assistant Curator at Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY

 

          the 2014 Summer Group Exhibition, White Stone Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

July 4 - July 25, 2014

 

          Photowork ’14: 26th Annual National Juried Photography Exhibition, the Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

June 14 - July 12, 2014

Exhibition juror: Karen E. Haas, Lane Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

          Grayscale, the Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR

April 1 – April 20th, 2014

Exhibition juror: Todd Johnson founder and director of Black Box Gallery Portland, OR

 

•          The National,  Best Contemporary Photography 2014, The Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN

March 29 - June 15, 2014

Exhibition juror: Joslyn Elliott, Associate Curator of Exhibitions, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN

 

•          BLACK AND WHITE, The PhotoPlace Gallery, Middlebury, VT

March 28 - April 25 2014

Exhibition juror: Karen E. Haas, Lane Curator of Photographs, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

          The 97th Annual Juried Exhibition, The Bendheim Gallery of the Greenwich Arts Center, Greenwich CT

               February 28 – March 28, 2014

Exhibition juror: Cara Manes, Assistant Curator and Collection Specialist in the Department of Painting and Sculpture at The Museum of Modern Art, NYC

 

•          34th annual photography exhibition 2014, The Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT

January 11, 2014 – February 9, 2014

Exhibition juror:  Laura Einstein, LGE Fine Art Consulting, New Canaan, CT

 

         One by One, The Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO

Special Mention

January 9, 2014 – February 15, 2014

Exhibition juror: Eric Paddock, Curator of Photography at the Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO

 

PUBLIC COLLECTION:

•          The Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

•          Sophia Nguyen. “Seeing Spring, Photographs that teem with life” Harvard Magazine (May-June 2016): 2 [ill.] [print] [online]

•          Black & White Magazine, Special Issue February 2016 - #113 (2016): 1 [ill.]

•          The 7th Edition of The Julia Margaret Cameron award for Women Photographers. Juried by Jill Greenberg and curated by Julio Hardy. (2015): 1 [ill.]

•          Elizabeth Avedon. "fossils of light + time" L'Oeil de la Photographie (September 10, 2015): 1 [ill.] [online]

•          fossils of light + time. Book curated by Elizabeth Avedon. The Detroit Center For Photography, Detroit, Michigan (2015): 1 [ill.] [Limited Edition of 250]

•          Adam T. Crawford. "The Tree That Bears Fruit: The Strikingly Beautiful Macro Photography of Anna Agoston " Precise-Moment (September 09, 2015): 15 [ill.] [online]

•          Adam T. Crawford. "The Tree That Bears Fruit" LensCulture (September 03, 2015): 15 [ill.] [online]

•          Arianna Huffington. "An artist's perspective on inspiration and making art @AnnaAgostonArt huff.to/1GHcRZA" Twitter (July 23, 2015): [Tweet] [online]

•          Mike Sorgatz. "Artist Profile: Anna Agoston" Art in Brooklyn (June 20,2015): 3 [ill.] [online]

•          Russell Joslin. “Open Theme.” Shots Magazine 128 (Summer 2015): 10, 45 [ill.]

•          Chris Kovacs. “UNTITLED, Interview with Anna Agoston.” Adore Noir Magazine 26 (June 2015): 20-31 [ill. ] [interview] [online]

•          “Anna Agoston: Lines Surfaces and Texture.” Dodho Magazine (June 2015) [ill. ] [online]

•          Float Photo Magazine website (Mai 2015) [ill. ] [online]

•          Elizabeth Avedon. “ANNA AGOSTON: "Untitled" Living Plant Elements Found In Nature” Elizabeth Avedon blog (March 14th, 2015) [ill. ]   [online]

•          Christy Karpinski. “Black-and-White” F-Stop Magazine 69  (February 2015): 2 [ill. ] [online]

•          Christy Karpinski. “featured artist” F-Stop Magazine 68 (December 2014- January 2015): 20 [ill. ] [interview] [online]

•          "Untitled" is LensCulture editors' pick. LensCulture (December 11, 2014): [ill.] [online]

•          Mark Jenkins. "Photo Book Exhibit" the Washington Post (November 58, 2014)

•          Christy Karpinski. “Your Daily Photograph” Duncan Miller Gallery website (September 22, 2014): 1 [ill. ] [online]

•          Christy Karpinski. “Open Theme” F-Stop Magazine 65 (June 1, 2014): 3 [ill. ] [online]

•          Christy Karpinski. “The Natural World” F-Stop Magazine 64 (April 1, 2014): 4 [ill. ] [online]

•          Leslie Yager. “Greenwich Art Society 97th Juried Exhibition Awards Announced” Greenwich Free Press (March 2, 2014): 1 [ill. ] [online]

 

ARTIST PUBLICATIONS:

•          Anna Agoston "Art lets me be woman" The Huffington Post (January 9, 2017): 3[ill.] [online]

•          Anna Agoston "Untitled Vol.2" L'Oeil de la Photographie (February 8, 2016): 12[ill.] [online]

•          Anna Agoston "Art Seen through the Lens of its Architect" The Huffington Post Arts & Culture Blog (December 31, 2015): 10[ill.] [online]

•          Anna Agoston "An Artist's Perspective on Inspiration and Making Art" The Huffington Post Arts & Culture Blog (July 22, 2015): 3 [ill.] [online]

•          Anna Agoston - Untitled Vol.2, CreateSpace.com (May 26, 2015)

> My book was added to the National Art Library at the Victoria & Albert Museum (June 2016), the library at The Museum of Modern Art Library (August 2015), the library at The Smithsonian American Art Museum (Sept. 2015), the Fine Arts Library at the Harvard Art Museums (Sept. 2015), and the library at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (Dec. 2015)

•          Anna Agoston - Untitled Vol.1, CreateSpace.com (March 20, 2014)

>May 2014: "Pictures in your book are so beautiful that they give me design inspiration.” Toyo Ito, May 22nd, 2014. Mr Toyo Ito is the 2013 Pritzker architecture prize laureate.

> My book was added to the library at The Museum of Modern Art Library (June 2014), the Hirsch Library at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (April 2015) and the library at The Smithsonian American Art Museum (Sept. 2015).