MELANIE WALKER

SELECTED AWARDS

Judith Rothschild Foundation Grant, 2003

Colorado Council for the Arts Visual Arts Fellowship, 1996

National Endowment for the Arts – Photography Fellowship, 1995

Aaron Siskind Foundation Fellowship, 1992

Al Smith Fellowship in New Genres, 1992

Southern Arts Federation Sculpture Fellowship, 1991

NEA Inter-Arts Grant, Administered by New Langton Arts, San Francisco, Calif., 1989

Polaroid Materials Grant, 1987 and 1988

 

SELECTED PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

SMITHSONIAN MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART, Washington, DC

PRINCETON ART MUSEUM, Aaron Siskind Archive, Princeton, NJ

LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, Los Angeles, Calif.

FRIENDS OF PHOTOGRAPHY, San Francisco, Calif.

CENTER FOR CREATIVE PHOTOGRAPHY, Tucson, Arizona.

POLAROID CORPORATION, Cambridge, Massachusetts

CHRYSLER MUSEUM OF ART, Norfolk, Virginia

SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF ART, San Francisco, Calif.

ST. PETERSBURG MUSEUM OF ART, St. Petersburg, Florida

GRAHAM NASH COLLECTION. Los Angeles, Calif.

 

SELECTED COMMISSIONS:

2011: Jacksonville International Airport, Jacksonville, FL (in progress)

Chilson Recreation Center, Loveland, CO (under contract)

2010: City of Broomfield, City Hall, Broomfield, CO

Hubert H Humphrey Comprehensive Care Center, Los Angeles, CA

2008: Oregon State University, College of Engineering, Corvalis, Oregon

2007: Denali Elementary School – Fairbanks, AK

Daughter of the King Children’s Hospital, Norfolk, VA

Helmrick Materials Research Laboratory, OSU Engineering, Tulsa, OK

Labyrinth, Boulder Park & Recreation & Grillo Health Information Center, Boulder, CO

Engineering Entryway, University of

Colorado, Boulder, CO

2006: Rhode Island Community College, Newport, Rhode Island

Kaiser Permanente Service Center, Denver, Colorado

2005: Highlands Ranch Medical Plaza, Littleton, Colorado

Boulder Transportation Department, City of Boulder, Colorado

2004: Ardmore Convention Center, Ardmore, Oklahoma

Iowa City Public Library, Iowa City, Iowa

San Diego Port Authority, City of Chula Vista, CA – Bayside Park, Chula Vista, CA

Washington Metro Transit Authority, Suitland Station, Washington, D.C.

California Teacher’s Association, Burlingame, CA

2003: McGraw/Hill Companies, Canary Wharf, London, England

Denver Family Crisis Center, Denver, CO

City of Boulder Gateway, College & 28th St, Underpass, Boulder, CO

Denali Elementary School, Alaska Art in Public Places Program – Anchorage, AK

2002: University of Arizona, Special Collections Library, Tucson, AZ

Florida State University, Leach Sports Center, Tallahassee, Florida

North Boulder Recreation Center, Boulder Parks and Recreation, Boulder, Colorado

Westminster Public Safety Center, Westminster, CO

City of Longmont Recreation Center, Longmont, CO

2001: Superior Point Offices, Superior, CO

Aurora Community College, Aurora, CO

University of Central Florida, Classroom Building, Orlando, FL

2000: University of Colorado Health Sciences Cancer Center, Fitzsimmons Medical Center, Denver

Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, CO

City of Grand Junction, City Hall, Grand Junction, CO

1998: Front Range Community College, Westminster, CO, Campus Center Entryway

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Columbine Hall

1996: Osha Laboratory, Portland, OR

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

2013: HOUSEWORKS - Western Colorado Center for Visual Arts, Grand Junction, CO

Invitational - 5x7 - dnj Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

PhotoPlace Gallery - International Juried Exhibition

Middlebury, VT.

LAND Exhibition - Invitational exhibition organized through Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder,CO

Republic Plaza curated invitational exhibition in conjunction with the Denver Month of Photography, Denver, CO

Denver Month of Photography juried exhibition –

work was exhibited in Paris, France

Snap to Grid, Los Angeles Center for Digital Arts,

Los Angeles, CA

2012: Museum of Outdoor Arts, Englewood, CO        

dnj Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Snap to Grid, LACDA, Los Angeles, CA

Invitational Group Exhibition - Stag & Deer, Cork, Ireland

Alternatives 2012 - Invitational Group Exhibition – New Zealand

Invitational Group Exhibition - Republic Plaza, Denver, CO

Invitational Group Exhibition - Airborne, Otis School of Art, LA, CA

iWorld! - Colorado Photographic Art Center, Lakewood, CO

iWorld! 2 - Denver Public Library Denver, CO

The Printed Surface - Aims Community College, Greeley, CO

The Veil - Gardner Gallery, Bartlett Center for the Visual Arts, Stillwater, OK

Tbilisi History Museum (Karvasla) Tbilisi, Georgia (Russia)

5x7 - dnj Gallery - Santa Monica, CA

2011: Grand Junction Arts Center-Grand Junction, CO

Haskell Gallery, Jacksonville International Airport-Jacksonville, Florida. 

2010: El Espiritu de las hermanas,Mante, Mexico

Polaroid en Peril, Mus¿e de l'Elys¿e, Lausanne - Switzerland

Selections From the Polaroid Collection, Espace Van Gogh, Arles, FRANCE

FLIGHT, Gallery 115, University of Central Missouri Gallery of Art and Design,

Warrensburg, MO

2009:The Human Canvas-Center for Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins, CO

Print Walls Gallery-University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

Alexey VonSchlippe Gallery-University of Connecticut, Avery Point, Conn.

Indiana University East Galleries, Richmond, Indiana

Drury Univerisity, Springfield, MO

2008: Soho Photo - Alternative Photography Exhibition (2ND Place Award)

         New York, NY

Pocatontas Meets Hello Kitty  Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York.

OUT OF TUCSON - International Invitational – Galerie Lichtblick, Koln,    Germany

BLINK Gallery - Boulder, CO

Revisioning the Middle East - Evergreen State University, Ellensburg, WA

The Veil: Visible & Invisible Spaces Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, CO 

Visible & Invisible Spaces-University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

Visible & Invisible Spaces-University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

2007:WEATHER REPORT – Artists on Climate Change – Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art & National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado

2006: Khalil Sakikini Center, Ramallah, Palestine

International Center of Bethlehem, Bethlehem, Palestine

Central Arizona College Gallery, Coolidge, AZ

Soho Photo - Alternative Photography Exhibition, New York, NY

Transformations – Space 301, Mobile. Alabama

El Mirador Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Wilde Meyer Gallery, Tucson, AZ

University of North Florida Galllery, Jacksonville, FL

Memorial Hall Gallery – Chadron State College , Chadron, NE

2005: The Corcoran College of Art & Design, Washington, DC

Orfali Gallery, Amman, Jordan

Sisson Gallery, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, MI

Broken Telephone, Galerma de Arte Fotografico Melitsn Rodriguez. , Instituto de Artes, Medellin, Colombia

 

 

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