Duncan Oja

b. 1989, Charles Town, WV.



2011 BA, Photography, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.



Unframed Gallery, www.unframed.us


June 1- July 31, 2014


Sawkille Co, Rhinebeck, NY.

“The Lincoln Highway”

September 28-December 6, 2013


ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL.


August 25-September 21, 2013


Woods Studio, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.

Senior Thesis Project Exhibition, “How the 'True World' Finally Became a Fable”

May 7-11, 2011




Dana Gallery, Missoula, MT

“Icons of the West”

May 16- June 30, 2014


Center for Photographic Arts, Carmel, CA

2014 Juried Photography exhibition

January 11-March 1, 2014


Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver, CO

“One By One”

January 9-February 9, 2014


Greg Moon Gallery, Taos, NM

“After Dark” exhibition of night photography

July 6-27, 2013


Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, OR

2013 Juried Photography Exhibition

July 5- 28, 2013


First Street Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

Juried Photography Exhibition

June 20- July 13, 2013


Brooklyn Working Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY

“Wide Open 4”

May 11-June 16, 2013


State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY.

24th Annual Photography Exhibition

February 27-March 31, 2013


Perspective Gallery, Evanston, IL.

“Lens 2013”

March 1-31, 2013


Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY.

“Small Works”

March 1-31, 2013


Grumpy Bert Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

“Lost” exhibition of photography and creative writing

January 26-February 24, 2013


Brenda Taylor Gallery, Chelsea, NY.

Juried Exhibition

December 1-31, 2012


Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

“Grand Salon Show”

November 30, 2012


Coastal Arts League gallery, Half Moon Bay, CA.

exhibition of local artwork

May 12-30, 2007




2014 Dotphotozine Award for Excellence in Photography, finalist.

2014 Black & White Magazine Portfolio Contest, Spotlight Award

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

2013 State of the Art Gallery 24th annual photography exhibition, best in show.

2013 Maine Media, “Spirit of Place 40th Anniversary Photo and Video Contest”, honorable mention.




2014: Black & White Magazine, spotlight feature.

2014: F-Stop Magazine, issue 66, “On the Road,” interview.

2014: Keep This Bag Away From Children, online publication of art and literature

2014: One By One, Colorado Photographic Arts Center exhibition catalogue

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

2013: Newcity Art, reviews, profiles, and news about art in Chicago. Sep. 17th.

2013: Maine Media, “Spirit of Place” print-book of contest winners' work.

2013: Lens 2013, exhibition catalogue, Perspective Gallery.

2011: The Bard Papers, selected for publication in annual journal.