J. Jason Lazarus — Fairbanks, Alaska — 907-687-4685 — email@example.com
2017 – Current – Term Professor of Photography, Darkroom & Digital Labs Manager — University of Alaska Fairbanks – Communication & Journalism Department [List Classes Taught]
2005 – 2017 – Adjunct Professor, Photography — University of Alaska Fairbanks – Art and Journalism Departments & Summer Sessions [List Classes Taught]
2004 – 2017 – Computer Systems / Darkroom Lab & Studio / Equipment Manager — University of Alaska Fairbanks – Journalism Department
2010-2014: MFA in Photography – Summa Cum Laude – Academy of Art University, San Francisco, Ca.
1998-2003: BA in Journalism – Photojournalism – University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Ak.
Workshops / Short Form Courses Taught:
Understanding your Digital Camera (COJO 040)
Cyanotypes (COJO 040)
Van Dyke Brown (JRN 040)
Digital Editing: A Primer (JRN 040)
Bridging the Digital Divide (JRN 043)
Basic Darkroom Photography (ART 283 / COJO 203)
Basic Digital Photography (ART 284 / COJO 204)
Advanced Darkroom Photography (ART / COJO 402)
History of Photography (ART / COJO 494/694)
Alternative & Historical Photographic Processes (ART / JRN 495)
Seminar: Handmade Photographs (ART / COJO 492)
Publications, Awards & Press:
— Fairy Tales & Nuclear Bombs, Lightbox Photographic Juried Exhibition Catalog, October 2017
— Honorable Mention in: Fairy Tales & Nuclear Bombs, Lightbox Photographic, Astoria, Or. October 2017
— 3rd place in: 31st Annual 64th Parallel Art Show, Bear Gallery, Fairbanks, Ak. October 2016.
— Remnants, Lightbox Photographic Juried Exhibition Catalog, September 2016.
— The Hand: A Magazine for Reproduction-Based Art Issue 12, April 2016.
— Portfolio Featured in Alternative Photographic Processes: Crafting Handmade Images by Brady Wilks, published by Focal Press. pgs. 186-188. 2015.
— Raising the dead: Photographer aims to catch Alaska mining relics before they fade… Alaska Dispatch News – Link to Article– Link to ADN Video Project – 2015.
— Fairbanks photographer seeks old mines: Abandoned digs hold stories. Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (AP Story) – Link To Article – 2013.
— Enchantment 2012, Plates to Pixels Juried Exhibition Catalog.
— Fairbanks Concert Association’s “Ovation” – Various Publications, 2007-2011
Affiliations & Service:
Member, Society of Photographic Education (SPE), 2013-Current.
— Vice Chair, Northwest Region, SPE, 2016-Current.
Member, Alaska Photographic Center. 2015-Current.
Member, Fairbanks Arts Association. 2016-Current.
Member, AlternativePhotography.com 2013-Current.
Organizer, Photography Untapped, Community Photo Group, Fairbanks, Ak. 2016-Current.
Fairbanks Concert Association Event Photographer, 2007-2011.
UAF Staff Advisor for Frozen Lenses Photography Club, 2009-2016…
Portfolio Reviewer, Society of Photographic Education Northwest Conference, Corvallis, Wa., 10/2017
Portfolio Reviewer, Society of Photographic Education Northwest Conference, Seattle, Wa., 11/2016
Juror for Fairbanks Art Association Portfolio Review, Fairbanks, Ak. – 2016
Juror for Meg Hunt Residency Program, Wrangell Mountains Center, McCarthy, Ak. 2016
Juror for Illuminate Photography Show, The Venue, Fairbanks, Ak. 2016
Juror for Peter MacKeith Memorial Photography Contest, UAF, Fairbanks, Ak. 2011 & 2015