EDUCATION

2015                       Master of Fine Arts, Photography, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
2009                       Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography, Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas



RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE


2018                Arizona State University, Faculty Associate, Digital Photography I & II, Online
                                  Duties: Create online video lectures and demonstrations, specific to digital photography and contemporary theory for digital

                                  media and the photograph as an artform. Facilitate group discussions and class critiques in online platforms. Create

                                   individualized video feedback for students
2018-                Scottsdale Community College, Adjunct Faculty, Photo I-IV & Alt Process, Scottsdale, AZ

2015                      Duties: Lesson plan and facilitate lectures, demos, critiques and discussion over advanced darkroom and

                                 alternative photographic processes
                         Creative Push Project, Sound Technician/Story Editor, www.creativepush.org
                             Duties: Assist in interviewing participants, archiving media and editing sound files into oral narratives.
                         Eye Lounge Gallery and Artist Collective, Co-President, Phoenix, AZ

                             Duties: Represent artist collective, oversee all gallery functions and operations, facilitate monthly meetings and searches for

                                  new members, coordinate group shows and community liason

2016                  Mesa Community College, Adjunct Faculty, Intro to Digital Photography, Mesa, AZ

                             Duties: Lesson plan and facilitate lectures, demos, critiques and discussions focusing on beginning digital photography, its

                                technical and aesthetic aspects as a contemporary artform
                        Central Arizona College, Adjunct Faculty, Intro to Digital Photo & Photoshop, Coolidge, AZ

                              Duties: Facilitate learning and understanding about composing, creating, and editing digital photographs as an art medium.          

                               Including lectures, demos and critiques concerning beginning techniques for digital photography and Photoshop

2015               Tilt Gallery, Assistant Curator, Scottsdale, Arizona
                           Duties: Reviewing and selecting artists’ work, assisting with preparations for exhibitions, handling public relations and sales, 
                               archiving works, assisting visiting artists and photographers

                       Arizona State University, Faculty Associate, Photography II B&W,  Tempe 

                          Duties: Sole instructor of lectures, demos, critiques and discussions concerning advanced darkroom photography methods in both

                              practice and theory 

                       Creative Push Project, Sound Technician/Story Editor, Phoenix

                              Duties: Assist in interviewing participants, archiving media and editing sound files into oral narratives.

2014               Arizona State University, Instructor of Record, Intro to Digital Media, Tempe

                          Duties: Sole instructor of lectures, demos, critiques and discussions concerning raster graphics, vector graphics, animation sound

                              and video art. Utilizing the Adobe Creative Suite programs.

                        Hayden’s Ferry Review, Art Editor, Tempe, Arizona
                          Duties: Reviewing and selecting artist submissions for publication in HFR literary magazine, layout design and image

                              sequencing.
2013               Arizona State University, Photography Teaching Assistant, Tempe, Arizona
                          Duties: Create syllabus, lesson plans, lectures and demos, scheduling and grading, instruct lab section photo course including

                               both film and digital camera controls, analog film and darkroom printing  digital photo editing and sequencing.
2012               Arizona State University, Gallery Assistant, Tempe, Arizona
                            Duties: Create schedule, then meet students and document work, photograph and archive student exhibitions, lecture on

                                 documenting work
                        Art Intersection, Workshop with Anna Strickland, Assistant, Gilbert, Arizona

                                 Duties: Assist visiting artist with supply lists, preparation of chemistry and paper, guiding students with platinum/palladium and

                                 gum bichromate processes, and discussing final images
2011                L.D. Vinci Studios, Drawing and Painting Instructor, Chandler, Arizona

                                  Duties: Setting up and preparing for classes, leading students in aspects of drawing and painting, helping conceptualize works,

                                  and helping students focus and finish by a certain deadline
                        Connect S.C.C., Paiute Center, Workshop Assistant, Scottsdale, Arizona

                                  Duties: Assist in educating students on goals of the workshop, leading discussions, guide students in making photographs and

                                  using photographs and other materials to make an artist book

ACCOLADES


2018                       Invited juror for Emerge 2018, Student Photography exhibition, Art Intersection, Gilbert, Arizona

                                Work Published, Femme Fotale Volume V: Resistance, Resilience & HopeJanuary 2018

2017                       The Artist Forward Fund, Inaugural Award and Grant Recipient, Phoenix Artlink
                                Work Published, LoosenArt: Image of the Savage, Exhibition Catalogue, May 2017

                                Work Published, Femme Fotale Volume IV: Leafless, February 2017

2016                        Work Published, Femme Fotale Volume III: Analog and Alternative Process, September 2016

                                 Work Published, In Sight: An Ekphrastic Collaboration between eye lounge and Four Chambers Press, Four

                                     Chambers Press, Phoenix, 2016 http://fourchamberspress.com/insight/

2015                        SPE Southwest Regional Travel Scholarship, 2015 SPE National Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana

                                 Portfolio Published, Superstition [Review], Online Literary Magazine, Art Editor: Reagan Hanley,

                                     Issue 15, Spring 2015 https://superstitionreview.asu.edu/issue15/art/ashleyczajkowski

2013                        Honorable Mention, Bound/Rebound, Juried Exhibition, Tempe, Arizona
2010                        Best of Show Award, Uncorked, Juried Exhibition, Salado, Texas
2009                        Emerging Artist Award, Kansas Arts Commission, Topeka, Kansas
                                 People’s Choice Award, National Fellowship Competition, Wichita, Kansas
                                 Portfolio Published, Emerge Artzine, January 2009
                                 Outstanding Senior Award, Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2018                      Renascent, Pheonix Artlink’s TAFF Award, Pop-up Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ
2017                      Of a Domestic Ritual: New works by Ashley Czajkowski, eye lounge Contemporary Art Space and Collective,

                                       Phoenix, Arizona
2016                      vestiges, eye lounge Artist Collective and Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
2015                      unBecoming, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona
2009                      Naivete, BFA Thesis Exhibition, Newman Gallery, Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas


SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2017                    eye lounge at First Studio: Group Exhibition, First Studio, Phoenix, Arizona
                             At the Intersection of Memory and Conjecture: Exhibition Honoring William Jenkins,Curated by Liz Allen,

                                  Northlight Gallery, ASU, Phoenix, Arizona
                             No Paint Required, Curated by Erik Karvonen and Constance McBride, Coe House, Phoenix, Arizona
                             Strange Changes: Annual eyelounge Group Exhibition, Curated by Tawny Kerr, eye lounge Artist Collective and

                                  Gallery, Phoenix, Arizona
                             The Image of the Savage: International Juried Exhibition, Millepiani Art Space, Rome, Italy
                             Nasty Women | Phoenix, Grand Arthaus, Phoenix, Arizona
                             Nasty, Noisy, Naked and Knitting Women, Curated by Grant Vetter- Galleries Director at Arizona State

                                   University, Fine Art Complex 1101, Tempe, AZ
                              Portrait: International Juried Exhibition, CICA Museum (Czong Institute for Contemporary Art Musuem),

                                   South Korea
2016                    SohoPhoto Alternative Processes: 12th Annual Competition, Juror: Miriam Leuchter- Editor-in-Chief of

                                  American Photo, SohoPhoto Gallery, New York, New York                   

                             Home, Juror: Kevin Miller- Southeast Museum of Photography, The Center for Fine Art Photography,

                                Fort Collins, Colorado  http://www.c4fap.org/exhibitions/home-with-kevin-miller/

                             Creative Push: Group Exhibition, Curated by Forrest Solis, Step Gallery, Arizona State University,

                                Phoenix, Arizona, http://creativepush.org

                             In Sight: An Ekphrastic Collaboration between eye lounge and Four Chambers Press, eye lounge Gallery,

                                Phoenix, Arizona

2015                      unBecoming, Solo MFA Thesis Exhibition, Step Gallery, Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona

                              Forces of Nature: Exploring the Power of the Feminine, Juror: Judith Brodsky- New Hampshire Chapter of the

                                   Women's Caucus for Art, Karl Drerup Art Gallery and Silver Center for the Arts, Plymouth State University,

                                   Plymouth, New Hampshire                      

                              Realizations: A Fine Art Exhibition of MFAs, Curated by Gregory Simoncic, Frontal Lobe Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                              Nostalgia: eye lounge Group Exhibition, Curated by Ashley Czajkowski and Takashi Hara, eye lounge Gallery,

                                 Phoenix, Arizona

                              Photo Solandra: Works by ASU Photo Grads, Curated by Ryan Parra, Night Gallery, Tempe, Arizona

                              Working Proof IV: Map(ing) 2015 Exhibition, Night Gallery, Tempe, Arizona
2014                      CURRENT: Bridging Digital Technologies, Curated by Mary Hood, Night Gallery, Tempe, Arizona
                               Dog and Pony Show, Curated by James White, Night Gallery, Tempe, Arizona
                               Impromptu- A Spontaneous Exhibition of Work by ASU Graduate Students, Curated by Ashley Czajkowski,

                                   Tilt Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona
2013                       Bound/Rebound- Artist Made Books, Juror: Ashley Rice, Associate Director of Lisa Sette Gallery, Harry Wood

                                    Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe
                                Four Corners: Southwest Juried Photography Show, SPE Southwest, Juror: Ariel Shamburg, Colorado

                                     Photographic Arts Center, Denver
                                Heatwave: Desert Photography Exhibition and Symposium- traveling exhibition, Juror: Rod Slemmons,

                                      University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, University of Arizona, Tuscon, and Arizona State University
2012                       Opposition: Juried Exhibition, Graduate Student Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
                                New Grad Show, Harry Wood Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
2011                       Synthesis: Mixed Media Photography, National Juried Exhibition, Juror: Russel Joslin- Editor and Publisher of

                                   Shots Magazine,  The Darkroom, New Orleans, Louisiana
2010                       The Portrait: A Group Exhibition, Juried Exhibition, L. Nowlin Gallery, Austin, Texas
                                Obscura: Click the Light Fantastic, National Juried Alternative Processes Photography Exhibition, The

                                      Soundry, Vienna, Virginia
                                 Uncorked, National Juried Exhibition, Salado Wine Seller, Salado, Texas
 2009                        Naivete, Solo BFA Thesis Exhibition, Newman Gallery, Emporia State University, Emporia, Kansas

                                  Smokey Hills Art Exhibition, Juried State Exhibition, Hays Arts Council, Hays, Kansas
                                  Developed Work, National Photography Fellowship Competition, Center Gallery, Wichita, Kansas
                                  Formerly and Hereafter, International Online Juried Exhibition, Juror: Christina Z. Anderson,

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