Duncan Oja                                    

 

421 33rd Ave.

San Francisco, CA. 94121

                                        

duncanoja@gmail.com 

www.duncanoja.com

 

b. 1989, Charles Town, WV. 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2011 BA, Photography, Bard College, NY.

Studied under Stephen Shore, Tim Davis, and Larry Fink. 

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2018    Old Growth, Placewares Gallery, Gualala, CA.

2014    Significance, Unframed Gallery, www.unframed.us

2013    The Lincoln Highway, Sawkille Co, Rhinebeck, NY.

    Significance, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL.

2011    How the 'True World' Finally Became a Fable, Woods Studio, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2018    Eat Water, Eat Stars, The Great Highway Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017    Road Maps, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station, CA

2016    Sequence, www.snappedaway.com

    On The Road, Southeast Center for Photography, Greenville, SC.

    American Road Trip, Site: Brooklyn, Brookyln, NY.

2015    Slideshow, Roman Susan Gallery,  Chicago, IL

    Annual Members Exhibition, Harvey Milk Photo Center, San Francisco, CA

    Annual Photography exhibition, North Valley Art League, Redding, CA

    Above and Below I-10, Dorothy and Wendell Mayes Gallery, Howard Payne University, Brownwood, TX

    Annual Photography Exhibition, CT Academy of Fine Arts,     

2014    2014 photography exhibition, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic, CT

    Icons of the West, Dana Gallery, Missoula, MT

    Annual  Photography exhibition, Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA

    One By One, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO

    Slideshow, Roman Susan Gallery,  Chicago, IL

2013    After Dark, Greg Moon Gallery, Taos, NM

    Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR

    Juried Photography Exhibition, First Street Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

    Wide Open 4, Brooklyn Working Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY

    Annual Photography Exhibition, State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY.

    Lens 2013, Perspective Gallery, Evanston, IL.

    Small Works, Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY.

    Lost, Grumpy Bert Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

    Juried Exhibition, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Chelsea, NY.

    Grand Salon Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

 

 

AWARDS

 

2014     Dotphotozine Award for Excellence in Photography, finalist.

    Black & White Magazine Portfolio Contest, Spotlight Award

2013    Camera Club of New York 2013 Juried Photography Competition, honorable mention

    State of the Art Gallery annual photography exhibition, best in show.

    Maine Media, “Spirit of Place 40th Anniversary Photo and Video Contest”, honorable mention.

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2016:     Incandescent, issue 9. Magazine of color film photography

2015:    The Photo Review, “Signs and Symbols”

2014:     Black & White Magazine, December, spotlight feature.

    F-Stop Magazine, issue 66, “On the Road,” interview.

    Keep This Bag Away From Children, online publication of art and literature

    One By One, Colorado Photographic Arts Center exhibition catalogue

2013:     F-Stop Magazine, issue 62, “Black and White”

    Newcity Art, reviews, profiles, and news about art in Chicago. Sep. 17th.

    Maine Media, “Spirit of Place” print-book of contest winners' work.

    Lens 2013, exhibition catalogue, Perspective Gallery.

    The Bard Papers, selected for publication in annual journal.