Artist & Photographer

CV

Erick Guzman

b. 1994

Education:

Brown University, BA with Honors, Visual Arts, 2016

Brown University, BA, Health & Human Biology, 2016

Rhode Island School of Design, advanced courses in photography, 2013-2016 

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, MD candidate, 2020

 

Solo Exhibitions:

2016

Sangre Por Sangre, List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

2015

Nature Reflections, List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

Dance For the Aging Population, Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Brown University, Providence, RI 

2014

Animagus,  List Art Center at Brown UniversityBrown University, Providence, RI 

 

Group Exhibitions:

2016

Third Honours Exhibition, List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

2015

Student Juried ExhibitionList Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

Infinity November Gallery Show, The Underground, Brown University, Providence, RI

GREY°AREA: An Honors Group Show, List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

SUPR!SE: An Honors Group Show, List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

On the Border of Whimsy, List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

Student Showcase, Red Eye Gallery at The Rhode Island School of Design, Brown University, Providence, RI

Rising Senior ShowList Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI

2014

Print Your Dreams,  List Art Center at Brown University, Brown University, Providence, RI 

Annual Student ExhibitionThe David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University Providence RI (juried by Kelly Rae Adams and Susan Lichtman)

2013

Art First: Disability and Artistic Expression, Glenn and Darcy Weiner Hillel Center, Brown University, Providence, RI (curated by Brown University students)

Blurred Lines, List Gallery 3, Brown University, Providence, RI

 

Publication:

Somos, Fall 2014

Photographs used in The Triple Helix, Fall 2013

Magazine Cover Photo, The Sketch Book, Volume VI, Issue 2, Spring 2013

Online Article, Art Fucks Me, November 3, 2014

 

Distinctions, Awards & Scholarships:

2015

Julie Sloane Memorial Fund Award 2015, Brown University Visual Art Department

2014

Honorable Mention, Annual Student Exhibition, The David Winton Bell Gallery,  Providence, RI

Karen T. Romer Undergraduate Teaching and Research Awards (UTRA, Brown University

 

Work Experience: 

Brown University - Digital Print Lab Monitor & Event Photographer Part-time

August 2013 - Present

Provide student assistance, as well as attending to safety and facility upkeep; became responsible for group work environment. Operated and maintained high grade printers to produce prints from digital files. Processed and edited images to ensure high print quality using several editing software applications including Adobe Photoshop and ExpressDigital Darkroom to edit images for social media. Inspected and maintained inventory of Canon DSLR cameras, flashes and other camera accessories. Assisted and trained students in the usage of the lighting studio equipment. Scanned and edited images

Brown University - Teaching Assistant/Creative Consultant , Part-time

February 2014 - Present

With the help from the Karen T. Romer Undergraduate Teaching and Research award (UTRA), I helped to develop the course “Artists and Scientists as Partners” during which I performed in depth literature reviews and meta-analysis on current research looking at how dance and the visual arts affect people diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease and Autism. I was then responsible with creating the website asap-brown.org for the organization. After creating the syllabus for this course I then assisted with course teaching and gave guest lectures on Parkinson's research. While serving as the "Creative Consultant," I have been in charge of creating all of the logos for ASaP and updating the organization's website and social media. 

Camp Starlight - Photographer/ Photography Specialist Counselor,  Full time

April 2015 - August 2015

I Worked with children between the ages of 9-16, during which I instructed the campers in basic photography techniques in shooting, lighting, and post-process. I Looked after and instructed more than 300 campers over the course of the summer. In addition to instruction, I took and edited daily photographs for the camp website.
 

Related Experiences:

Press

  • Folkmade, Featured Artist, Promotes artists in Providence, RI (folkmade.org), 2014

  • Art Fucks Me, Featured Artist, A Vice Affiliated website which is dedicated to the exposure of contemporary artwork.  

  • I Need a Guide, Featured Artist, A website dedicated to the exposure of new contemporary artwork.