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2019 - MFA, Photography; Columbia College Chicago

2009 - BA, Creative Writing; Indiana University Bloomington


2019 - MFA Thesis Exhibition - Hokin Gallery @ Columbia College Chicago

The Beginning - Group exhibition at Domaine Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

2017 - The Schwa Show (Juried) - Group exhibition at Emerge Gallery, Greenville, SC, USA

Exposure (Juried) - Group exhibition at New Hope Arts Center, New Hope PA, USA

Color: Photography Now - Group exhibition at Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR, USA

2016 - Crisol Street Photography 14/15 - Group exhibition at Espacio Quancor, Madrid, ESP

2014 - La Provincia Monocromatica - Solo exhibition at Mercado San Fernando, Madrid, ESP


2015 - American Poetry Review - Cover, portrait of Gabrielle Calvocaressi

2014 - Digital Archetypes: Adaptations of Early Temple Architecture in South and Southeast Asia; Datta/Beynon; ;Rutledge.

doc! Photo Magazine; issue 23, pg. 233; image: San Sebastian, Spain

doc! Photo Magazine; issue 22, pg. 213; introductory article


2019 - Artist Lecture; American Academy of Art, Chicago

2018 - Hidden America; Panel; Columbia College Chicago

2017 - On the Edge: Levi Shand; New Street Agenda

2015 - Photography Live & Uncut; episode 37
2014 - This Week in Photo: Street Focus; Episode 12: Madrid with Levi Shand

This Week in Photo: Street Focus; Episode 37: Q&A and Street Challenge (co-host)


2019-20: Artist-in-Residence in Photography, Lillstreet Art Center in Chicago, IL

2019: Documentary Photographer, ACRE Residency in Steuben, WI

2019: Guest Curator, Chicago Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights in Chicago, IL

2017-2019: Curatorial Assistant, Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, IL

2014-2015: Founded and organized Crisol Street Photography (camera club) in Madrid, Spain (extant, 1700+ members)

2014: Organized 500px.com World Photography Day photo walk (125 participants)


Society of Photographic Educators