MEG ROUSSOS
megroussos.com / megroussos@gmail.com


EDUCATION:
2017-2019 // MFA Studio Art, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2009-2013 // B.S., Photojournalism, Ohio University, Athens, OH


SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2019 // BLAZE, Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN


GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2019 // Appalachia, Aff Galerie, Berlin, Germany / Johnson City: Then and Now, Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN / Jonesborough’s Juried Art Exhibition, McKinney Center, Jonesborough, TN / Archiving Time: Aging & Legacy, Light Leaked / Loss, Humble Arts Foundation / Winter Pictures, Humble Arts Foundation / At Night Issue, F-Stop Magazine / Kill Your Darlings, Slocumb Galleries, Johnson City, TN / Forms of Violence, Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN / 6th Open Call, Rhode Island Center for Photographic Arts, Road Island, RI / Pushing Paper, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN / Athens Voices USA, Dairy Barn, Athens, OH

2018 // Make Daytime Quiet, Fluorescent Gallery, Knoxville, TN / Regular Style, University of Montana / The Face of Danger, Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN / Color, Explorations & Expressions, Specto Art Space, Bridgewater, VA / Find the Pattern and Break It, Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN

ART IN RESIDENCE/LECTURE:

2019 // Fine Art Graduate Symposium, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN / Lecturer, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN / Juror, 150 Photography Exhibition, Johnson City, TN / Attendee, Mapping the Landscape, The Cabbage School / Artist in Residence, Penland School of Crafts, Winter Residency

2018 // Artist in Residence, Makers Circle, Marshall, NC

2012 // Attendee, Eddie Adams Workshop XXV, 2012

AWARDS/GRANTS:
2019 // Honorable Mention, Juried Art Exhibition, McKinney Center, Jonesborough, TN / Society of Photographic Education Travel Grant, USA / Research Grant, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2018 // Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Johnson City, TN / Graduate Assistantship, Johnson City, TN / Tuition Scholarship, Johnson City, TT

2013 // White House News Photographer Association, Student Photographer of the Year, USA / Ohio News Photographers Association, Student Photographer of the Year, USA

2012 // Hearst Journalism Awards, National Champion, San Francisco, CA / Larry Fullerton Scholarship, Ohio National Photographer, Association, OH / Jimi Lott Scholarship, National Press Photographers Association, USA

2011 // Don Perris Scholarship, Scripps College of Communication, Athens, OH


RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
2019- Studio Assistant, Meghann Riepenhoff Studio, Bainbridge Island, WA // Graduate Assistant - Instructor of Record - Art and Design Department East Tennessee State University (ETSU), Johnson City, TN

2014- Freelance, Meg Roussos Photography, USA

Clients include: Bloomberg, The New York Times, TIME, Amtrak, AARP, Getty Images, Country News, Oregon Business Magazine, Bend Magazine, 1859 Magazine, CNN, Salt Lake Tribune, Ohio Farm Bureau, and Columbus Dispatch.

2018 // Digital Editor, Meghann Riepenhoff Studio, remote / Digital Archiving Internship, Fraenkel Gallery, San Francisco, CA / Graduate Assistant - Instructor of Record - Art and Design Department ETSU, Johnson City, TN / Gallery Assistant Internship, Equinom Gallery, San Francisco, CA / Studio Assistant Mentorship, McNair Evans’ Studio, San Francisco, CA / Thru-hike, San Diego Trans County Trail, CA

2017 // Digital Archive of Emeritus Professor Mike Smith’s slides, ETSU, Johnson City, TN / Oregon Desert Trail, half, OR

2016 // Thru-hike, Appalachian Trail, USA

2014-2015 // Staff Photographer, The Bend Bulletin, Bend, OR // Thru-hike, Continental Divide Trail, USA

2013 // Thru-hike, Pacific Crest Trail, CA

2012 // Photography Internship, The Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX

2011 // Photography Internship, The Palm Beach Post, Palm Beach, FL / Photography Internship, San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego, CA


COLLECTIONS:
2018 // Presidential Collection, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN


BIBLIOGRAPHY:
2019 // Night Hike, Oxford American - Eyes on the South, USA (https://www.oxfordamerican.org/item/1842-night-hike) / Roussos Blazes a Trail with Tipton Gallery Exhibit, East Tennessean, Johnson City, TN (https://easttennessean.com/2019/09/14/roussos-blazes-a-trail-with-tipton-gallery-exhibit/ 2018) / The National Trail System Turns 50, The National Magazine, Amtrak, USA (http://www.amtrakthenational.com/national-trails-system-50th-anniversary 2017) / The Thru-hike You’ve Never Heard of: Oregon Desert Trail, High Country News, CO (https://www.hcn.org/articles/photos-oregon-desert-trail-solo-hike-thru-hike-youve-never
-heard-of)
2012 // Life in a Bus, CNN Photos, USA (http://cnnphotos.blogs.cnn.com/2012/09/05/life-in-a-bus/) / Smiles, Space, and the school bus they call home, The Week, USA (https://theweek.com/captured/456702/smiles-space-school-bus-call-home)
2011 // Spotlight on Meg Roussos, The Image, Deconstructed, USA (http://imagedeconstructed.com/post/spotlight-on-meg-roussos) / What America Looks Like: Rural Ohio, Living on a Bus, The Atlantic, USA (https://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2011/06/what-america-looks-like-rural -ohio-living-on-a-bus/240656/)

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