STEPHEN SPARTANA ARTIST

6706 Selkirk Rd, Baltimore MD 21239 • Cell 410-458-5663 

Studio: 19 South Stricker St, Baltimore MD 21223

DOB 2.17.54 USA

stephen@spartana.com

http://stephenspartanaartist.com/

https://www.instagram.com/spartanaphotography/

 

Goal:

To expand my creative research of the relationship of time and space through digital and analogue photographic mediums reproduced onto various materials.

 

Education

1983 BFA Photography Major; Maryland Institute College of Art

1979 Certificate: Photography, Layout, Offset Printing; Visual Arts Institute

1972- 1978 UMBC Dundalk Com. College

EXHIBITIONS

Spartana Artwork

Upcoming Shows

January 2020 Founders Show @Insquare Art

February-March 2020 Solo Show @Balance the Salon

March-April 2020 Solo Show Raw Ink Gallery, Gaithersburg

May, 23,-October 2020 Time, Space Exhibition, Venice Italy

 

 

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AWARDS

*Dec.Honorable Mention BIFA Abstract Fine Art "Nature in Layers"
*Dec. Honorable Mentio BIFA  Abstract Fine Art for "Drifting in Space"
*August 2020 finalist UMBRA Intern. Photo Awards2019-2020
*June 2 MIFA Honorable Mention Abstract art series, Time-Space
*March Nomination 13th Annual Color Awards, Abstract Art
*Jan 21 2020 Honorable Mention, CFA Artist of the year award "Hand-Up"
*Dec 27 1st place award Tokyo International Foto Awards for Fine Art for “Life in Layers”

*Dec. 27 Gold Medal Award Tokyo International Foto Awards, Abstract Fine Art “Life in Layers”

* Oct. 31 Honorable Mention Budapest International Awards “Intertwined Series”

* September 19 - Oct. 8:  2nd place “Contrive” National Juried Show d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA.

* June 18 Prix de la Photographie de Paris Honorable mention Abstract art

* May 22 Moscow International Foto Awards Honorable mention abstract art for the series, “Intertwined”

* April 30 Finalist in the Siena International Photo Awards 2019

* Finalist for Umbra International Photography Awards 2018

* Nomination for the 12th Annual Color Awards, Nude category “Water Balance”

* May 1, 2018 Bronze Award for Abstract Fine Art Moscow International Foto Awards 2018 for series “Interwoven”

* Feb. 25, 2018 Honorable Mention 2017 Tokyo International. Foto Awards Digital series, “Interwoven” Series

 * Nov.15, 2017 Honorable Mention 6th China International. Digital Photography Art Exhibition, “Interwoven”   

Multiple CASE awards for publications and web site photography

Idle thoughts

Upcoming Exhibition - I'm exhibiting my new triptych, “Drifting Through Time”, at the 2021 Venice Biennial Architecture Exhibition. The exhibition opening is May 22, 2021 and runs to November 21, 2021. Three 32”x 48” acrylic prints will be on view at Palazzo Mora.

02/04/2021

Bronze metal for nature in 2020 TIFA awards
1st Place Fine Art, Gold Medal Abstract Fine Art for the series "Life in Layers"
Honorable Mention for Intertwined Series
Honorable Mention for Human-Nature Intertwined
https://www.moscowfotoawards.com/winners/moscow/2018/4547/

CV

 

STEPHEN SPARTANA ARTIST

6706 Selkirk Rd, Baltimore MD 21239 • Cell 410-458-5663 

Studio: 19 South Stricker St, Baltimore MD 21223

DOB 2.17.54 USA

stephen@spartana.com

http://stephenspartanaartist.com/

https://www.instagram.com/spartanaphotography/

 

Goal:

To expand my creative research of the relationship of time and space through digital and analogue photographic mediums reproduced onto various materials.

 

Education

1983 BFA Photography Major; Maryland Institute College of Art

1979 Certificate: Photography, Layout, Offset Printing; Visual Arts Institute

1972- 1978 UMBC Dundalk Com. College

EXHIBITIONS

Spartana Artwork

Upcoming Shows

January 2020 Founders Show @Insquare Art

February-March 2020 Solo Show @Balance the Salon

March-April 2020 Solo Show Raw Ink Gallery, Gaithersburg

May, 23,-October 2020 Time, Space Exhibition, Venice Italy

  • September 19 - Oct. 8, 2019 “Contrive” National Juried Show d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA.
  • August 11- Sept. 8, 2019 “Water’s Edge” InSquare Gallery
  • June 22, 2019 The Big Show, Creative Alliance
  • May 5 -June 5, 2019 Group show @ InSquare Art Premier Show
  • April 27, 2019 Marguee Ball, Creative Alliance group show
  • April 13- Oct 25, 2019 “Intertwined” @American Center for Physics at College Park, Curated by Sarah Tanguy
  • Jan. 2-19, 2019 New Now 2, InLiquid Gallery, Phila., PA
  • Jan. 4-17, 2019 HumanNature Life in Layers, Solo Exhibition, Amalie Rothschild Gallery, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD

 

 

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  • Sept. 7- Dec. 8, 2018: Asia in Maryland: Expressing Cross-Culture Experience, Accepted into Juried show: “Blue”
  • The Big Show, Creative Alliance Jun 16- Aug 4, 2018: “Leaves in Fall”
  • April 17-28, 2018 Creative Alliance Silent Auction “Rooted” Sold
  • Nov.15, 2017 6th China International Digital Photography Art Exhibition, “Interwoven”
  • July 1, 2017- Sept. 30 Solo Exhibition, Himmelfarb Gallery “Inter-Twined” Series
  • May, 2017 at Laughing Pint, Baltimore, MD: “Interwoven Series”
  • 2002 at Fair Haven, Sykesville, MD: “Travel Imagery”
  • 1994 at Gomez Gallery, Baltimore, MD: “Human-Nature”
  • 1992 at Nye-Gomez Gallery, Baltimore, MD: “Aerial Imagery”

 

AWARDS

*Dec.Honorable Mention BIFA Abstract Fine Art "Nature in Layers"
*Dec. Honorable Mentio BIFA  Abstract Fine Art for "Drifting in Space"
*August 2020 finalist UMBRA Intern. Photo Awards2019-2020
*June 2 MIFA Honorable Mention Abstract art series, Time-Space
*March Nomination 13th Annual Color Awards, Abstract Art
*Jan 21 2020 Honorable Mention, CFA Artist of the year award "Hand-Up"
*Dec 27 1st place award Tokyo International Foto Awards for Fine Art for “Life in Layers”

*Dec. 27 Gold Medal Award Tokyo International Foto Awards, Abstract Fine Art “Life in Layers”

* Oct. 31 Honorable Mention Budapest International Awards “Intertwined Series”

* September 19 - Oct. 8:  2nd place “Contrive” National Juried Show d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA.

* June 18 Prix de la Photographie de Paris Honorable mention Abstract art

* May 22 Moscow International Foto Awards Honorable mention abstract art for the series, “Intertwined”

* April 30 Finalist in the Siena International Photo Awards 2019

* Finalist for Umbra International Photography Awards 2018

* Nomination for the 12th Annual Color Awards, Nude category “Water Balance”

* May 1, 2018 Bronze Award for Abstract Fine Art Moscow International Foto Awards 2018 for series “Interwoven”

* Feb. 25, 2018 Honorable Mention 2017 Tokyo International. Foto Awards Digital series, “Interwoven” Series

 * Nov.15, 2017 Honorable Mention 6th China International. Digital Photography Art Exhibition, “Interwoven”   

Multiple CASE awards for publications and web site photography