Kally R Malcom-Bjorklund

Assistant Professor

Art and Design • College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Education

  • M.F.A., Photography, New Mexico State University, 2012.
  • A.A.S., Commercial Photography, Metropolitan Community College, 2008.
  • B.A., English, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2002.

Biography

Awards

  • Hot New Pic Award, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS, 2011 & 2012.
  • 2012 SPE Student Award, Society for Photographic Education National Conference, San Francisco, CA.
  • Featured Alumnus, MCC Foundation Cards Project, Metropolitan Community College, Omaha, NE, 2011.
  • Jesus and Josefina Mata Award, Marry Lawbaugh Award in Support of Student Art, 2011 NMSU Student Exhibition, Las Cruces, NM.
  • Signature Image Selection, Science, Poetry and the Photographic Image, Atlanta, GA, 2011.
  • Graduate Tuition Fellowship, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, 2010 & 2012.
  • Juror's Choice Award, Juror: Andrea Fisher, Director of the Morlan Gallery, Lexington, KY, We Cannot Paint, 2010.

Affiliations

  • Society for Photographic Education
  • College Art Association
  • Chequamegon Bay Arts Council, WI

Publications & Presentations

Selected Exhibitions

  • Project Postcard, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, 2013.
  • Vanity/Vanitas, Dexter Library, Northland College, Ashland, WI, 2013.
  • Agscapes, Dexter Library, Northland College, Ashland, WI, 2013.
  • Spinning Yarns: Narrative Photography, Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR (Juror: Cris Moss), 2012.
  • 2012 Hot New Pics Show, Midwest Center for Photography, Wichita, KS (Juried), 2012.
  • MFA Thesis Exhibition, University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, NM, 2012.
  • Dialogue, Wells Gallery, Las Cruces, NM, 2011.
  • SPESW 2011 Juried Member's Exhibition, Marion Center for Photographic Arts, Santa Fe, NM (Jurors: Steve Fitch, Tony O'Brien, David Scheinbaum), 2011.
  • Where in the World? People Places and Events, MPLS Photo Center, Minneapolis, MN (Juror: Toby Kamp), 2011.
  • Instant - Eternal, Pingyao International Photography Festival, Pingyao, China, 2011.
  • Science, Poetry and the Photographic Image, Northlight Gallery, Phoenix, AZ (Jurors: Mary Ann Lynch and Dr. Deborah Willis), 2011.
  • ASU Intercollegiate Exchange, The Step Galley, Tempe, AZ, 2011.
  • 2011 Student Exhibition, NMSU Art Gallery, Las Cruces, NM (Jurors: David Chickey and Darius Himes).
  • Science, Poetry and the Photographic Image, Trois Gallery, Atlanta, GA (Jurors: Mary Ann Lynch and Dr. Deborah Willis), 2011.
  • Arrangement, Vermont Photo Space Gallery, Essex Junction, VT (Juror: Paula Tognarelli), 2011.
  • The Mythical State of Jefferson, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR (Juried), 2010.
  • Pin-up Show, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2010.
  • We Cannot Paint, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY, 2010.
  • Miss Fortune, The Actors Guild, Lexington, KY, 2010.
  • Black Friday, Desotorow Gallery, Savannah, GA (Juried), 2009.
  • Potluck Art for Food, Hot Shops Art Center, Omaha, NE, 2009.

Collaborations

  • Places North and South, www.placesnorthandsouth.wordpress.com, in collaboration with Lauren Greenwald, various locations, 2013.
  • Miss Adventures, in collaboration with Aubrey du Cheubell, Las Cruces, NM, 2012.
  • heARTlines: A Campus/community yarn-bombing event, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, 2012.
  • Filter Through, in collaboration with Aubrey du Cheubell, Wells Gallery, Las Cruces, NM, 2012.
  • Collaborated with Prof. Barry Thatcher and the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Documented health outreach in West Texas colonias, as well as documented the troubling living conditions of colonias residents, 2012.

Publications

  • The Hand, September 2013
  • F-Stop Magazine, April 2013
  • Huffington Post, September 13, 2009

Curatorial Projects

  • Dexter Library Exhibition Space, Northland College, Ashland, WI, 2014.

Malcom-BjorklundContact Information

Building 045D, Room 1024

(904) 620-4039

kally.malcom@unf.edu