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AARON ROSENSTREICH

arosenstreich@gmail.com

EDUCATION

2007 

Master of Fine Arts, Photography, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2003 

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, Cum Laude, SUNY Purchase College School of Art and Design, Purchase, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2009 

Ocular Landscapes, MG Gallery, Oakland, CA

2007

Vernissage: San Francisco Art Institute MFA Graduate Exhibition, San Francisco, CA

Construction/Destruction, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2006 

New Work, DIS Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2005 

Vanitas: Platinum, Silver and Printing Out Paper Light Drawings, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2003 

New Work: Twelve Platinum & Palladium Prints, SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 

Lemurian Jumpstart at the base of Mount Shasta, 1599 Connect Art Project Space, San Francisco, CA

2017 

The City, 1599 Connect Art Project Space, San Francisco, CA 

16th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016 

Goes Without Saying, Ritual Coffee Roasters, San Francisco, CA

15th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015 

California, Small Works, PHOTO Gallery, Oakland, CA

14th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2014 

13th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013 

Not Each But All, Aggregate Space Gallery, Oakland, CA

Black and White II, TEJAS Gallery, Dayton, OH

12th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012 

Annual Art Auction, The Lab Gallery, San Francisco, CA

11th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Contemporary Depictions of Nature, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2011 

10th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010 

Annual Art Auction, The Lab Gallery, San Francisco, CA

9th Annual Art Auction, Root Division Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009 

PastForward: 25th Anniversary Exhibition, The Lab, San Francisco, CA

2008 

Frame Line, Hatch Gallery, Oakland, CA

2007 

Introductions: Twelve Bay Area Emerging Artists, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Emerge (II), The Gallery at The Creative Center for Photography, Los Angeles, CA

SFAI Now, Red Ink Studios, San Francisco, CA

2006 

Photogravure Prints, SFAI Printmaking Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2005 

Street Work: Color Photographs, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2003 

New Platinum & Palladium Prints, CEDO Art Hop, Burlington, VT

School of Art & Design BFA Exhibition, SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

VAVA Varied Media Exhibition, SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

School of Art & Design Senior Auction, SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

2002 

New Color Photography, SUNY Purchase College, Purchase, NY

2001 

A Traves De Los Ojos De Un Extranjero, (Through The Eyes Of A Foreigner) Espacio Tangente, Burgos, Spain

AWARDS & PRESS

2007 

The Photo Issue, San Francisco Bay Guardian

Second Place, Paul Sack Photographic Trust Awards, San Francisco, CA

2006 

Honorable Mention, Paul Sack Photographic Trust Awards, San Francisco, CA

LECTURES

2008 – 2015 

Guest Speaker, Undergraduate Critique Seminar, J. John Priola, Photography Professor

San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2014 

Guest Speaker, Undergraduate Photography, Josh Smith, Photography Instructor,    San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2008 

Guest Speaker, Adult Continuing Education Program, Meghann Riepenhoff, Photography Instructor, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

STATEMENT

My work relies on a documentary style that focuses on landscape and the effects humans have on it. I explore creation and destruction cycles, often using physical relics and spaces as symbols and evidence of our presence.

BIO

Aaron Rosenstreich received his MFA in 2007 from the San Francisco Art Institute, and a BFA from SUNY Purchase School of Art and Design in 2003. His photographs have been exhibited locally, nationally and internationally. Rosenstreich lives and works in San Francisco.