Erika G Santos 
Erikagabrielasantos.com
Education: 
2014-2016                        Bachelor of Fine Arts: Photography, Magna Cum Laude, Hartford Art School,                                                                           University of Hartford (HAS), West Hartford, CT 
2012-2013                        New World School of Arts College, Miami FL  
Exhibitions:
2020                          "Struck By Light ", Hundred Heroines, An exhibition of Artist selected by Ellen Carey, October 
2019                          MHC, "Mending Art Exhibit", Hartford Artspace Gallery, Hartford, CT, October
2019                          Group Exhibition, "Send Me Your Location", Stockman Gallery, New Britain, CT, June-July
2018/2019                Group Exhibition, “In Sight”, Five Points Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT, Dec-Jan
2018                          Group Exhibition, "And By Necessity", Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex ,CT, September
2018                          Group Exhibition, "Theory", Five Points Annex Gallery , Torrington , CT, June
2018                          Group Exhibition, "Work(s) In Process", Five Points Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT, May
2018                          Group Exhibition, "Untitled", Hartford , CT, April 
2017 /2018                Group Exhibition, "New, New", Five Points Annex Gallery, Torrington, CT 
2016                         BFA Thesis Exhibition, "The Space Between", Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT 
2016                         Juried Student Exhibition, Alexander A Goldfarb in Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT  
2012                         Group Exhibition, Art Walk in Wynwood District, GAB Studios, Miami FL  
Skills: 
Technical Competencies:
An Analogue Medium Format     
Analogue Medium Format     
Photography/Studio Lighting
Analogue Large Format   
C 41 Color Printing  
Casting 
Salt/ Cyanotype/ Platinum Palladium    
Ink Jet Printing   
Social Media Management
Social Media Development
Alternative Processes
Digital Photography/ Studio
Mold Making
Ceramics
Book Making
Software:    
 Adobe Photoshop  CC
Adobe Bridge CC
Adobe Lightroom CC
Adobe Illustrator 
PhotoKey8
Microsoft Office Suite ( Word, Power Point , Excel)
Outlook
Social Media Scheduling Applications
Career Objectives: To work in a creative environment that contributes positively to the surrounding community.   

Experience:
2012-2014                        Lifetouch Portrait Studios, Photographer, Miami FL  
2015                                Sol LeWitt Themed Gala, Drawing Assistant, Hartford, CT 
2016-Present                  Grynn and Barrett Studios, Darkroom Supervisor and Social Media Manager, Enfield, CT  
  
Regional Grant Panel
2019                              Panelist on The Regional Initiative (REGI) grant program awarding $17,500 to Small Art                                                        Projects targeting specific community matters.  
Residencies
2017-Present                  Five Points Gallery Launchpad , Artist, Torrington, Ct  
Awards:         
2019                               MASS MoCA  Assets for Artist Grant Recipient, Bloomfield, CT
2014-2016                      Artistic Merit Scholarship, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Hartford,                                                                     CT     
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS:
2018                              And By Necessity, Melanie Carr Gallery, Essex, CT
   
                                    
  
                                            

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