Katie Sheffield


Education

2016

MFA, Photography, Magna Cum Laude, GPA 3.8

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2012

BFA, Photography, Magna Cum Laude, GPA 3.8

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN


Employment

2010-Present

Visual Resources Curator

Department of Art & Design

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2017

Black & White Film Photography Instructor

Seeding Artful Aging

Johnson City Public Library, Johnson City, TN

2012-2015

Teaching Assistant

Basic Photography

Department of Art & Design

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN


Professional Qualifications:

2011-2017

Publication Photographer

The Mockingbird Magazine, Volumes 39-44

2011-2012

Boland Symposium Art Director

Millennium Centre, Johnson City, TN


Grants & Fellowships:

2015

School of Graduate Studies Thesis & Dissertation Scholarship

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2013-2015

James H. Quillen Scholarship

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2012-2015

Department of Art & Design Tuition Scholarship

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2010

Honors College Summer Research Fellowship

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN


Professional Memberships:

Golden Key Honor Society

Graduate Fine Arts Association

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Student Photographers Association

Visual Resources Association


Artist Lecture:

2014

Twin City Photo Club, Featured Guest Speaker

Bristol, TN


Curated Exhibitions:

2015

Urban Landscape

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN


Solo Exhibitions:

2012

Along the Clinchfield

Slocumb Galleries, Johnson City, TN

2016

Descendants

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN


Group Exhibitions:

2017

Fifth Annual Juried Art Exhibition

McKinney Center, Jonesborough, TN

High Sign

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN

2016

Taking Care of Business

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN

Fourth Annual Juried Arts Exhibition

McKinney Center, Jonesborough, TN

Synonyms of Experience

Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN

2015

Further East

The Emporium Center, Knoxville, TN

Mallets, Melodies, Motion Art Exhibition

D.P. Culp Center, Johnson City, TN

Women in Photography: 2015 International Exhibit

Atlanta, GA

Third Annual Juried Arts Exhibition

McKinney Center, Jonesborough, TN

Through the Fishbowl

Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN

Tennessee Board of Regents Art Display

Nashville, TN

2014

SPA Treatment

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN

Colors of Aspirations: Flags in Contemporary Art

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN

Diverge

Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN

President's Trust Art Exhibition

Meadowview Convention Center, Kingsport, TN

2013

From These Hills: Contemporary

Art in the Southern Appalachian Highlands

William King Museum, Abingdon, VA

Here & There

Nelson Fine Art Center, Johnson City, TN

Jonesborough Juried Open Art Show

McKinney Center, Jonesborough, TN

Ascension

Tipton Gallery, Johnson City, TN

Office of the President Art Display

East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

Light is All: Stone Voices Magazine Winter Art Exhibition

Brunswick, ME

New App: Contemporary Art in Appalachia

Art Space: Gallery of the International Pavilion

University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea

2012

Student Honors Show: East Tennessee State University

Slocumb Galleries, Johnson City, TN

Boland Symposium Art Show

Millennium Centre, Johnson City, TN

2011

Boland Symposium Art Show

Millennium Centre, Johnson City, TN