rachael dunville




MFA, School of Visual Arts, Photography and Related Media, New York, NY  


BFA, Missouri State University, Photography, cum laude, Springfield, MO  

Solo and Joint Exhibitions  


Michael Mazzeo Gallery (formerly Peer Gallery), New York City, NY: Solo exhibition, featuring SPRINGTOWN 


Tribes Gallery, New York, NY: SPRINGTOWN. Joint exhibition judged by Robert Storr 

Group Exhibitions  


Alexey Brodovitch Hearst Gallery, NYC: Hearst 8x10 Biennial 


Michael Mazzeo Gallery, NYC: Bare, curated by Joerg M. Colberg 

Center of Photography at Woodstock, NY: Converging Margins, curated by Leah Oates 

Michael Mazzeo Gallery, NYC: How I Spent My Summer Vacation 

Roger Smith Hotel, NYC: Women Shooting Women, curated by Karen Florek.  

SECCA, Winston Salem, NC: People and Places: Selections from the Allen Thomas Jr Photography Collection.  

3rd Ward, Brooklyn, NYC: 31 Under 31:Young Women in Art Photography, Humble Arts  


Awards and Honors  

Winner, Center, Singular Image Color Award 2007  

Honorable Mention, Women in Photography International, 2007 

Honorable Mention, PCNW, Up & Now, 2007  

Seventh Prize, The Photo Review 2007 Competition Issue  

Winner, Flash Forward, Magenta Foundation 2007  

Finalist, top 150, Critical Mass, Photolucida 2005  

Nominee, Rema Hort-Mann Foundation Art Grant 2005  

Nominee, John Gutmann Photography Fellowship 2004  

Aaron Siskind Foundation Grant, SVA, 2005  

Aaron Siskind Foundation Grant, SVA, 2004 


Springtown. Catalogue, 2007. Photographs and essay by Rachael Dunville. 2007  

The Photo Review, 2007 Competition Issue. Fall 2007 

Essay “AT-TENSION: The Essence of Portrait Photography” by Rachael Dunville.The Education of a Photographer, edited by Charles Traub, Steven Heller, Allworth Press, NYC, 2006 



Conscientious, Interview. January 8, 2008. Colberg, Joerg.  

Springfield News Leader. Feature Article. October 30, 2007. Goodwin, Juliana. 2007  

The New Yorker. Review of Springtown, October 15, 2007. Aletti, Vince. 2007  

Focus Magazine. "What I Did This Summer." October 2007. Bennette, John A. 2007  

417 Magazine. "Talk of the Town." September 2007. Holman, Gregory. 2006  

417 Magazine. "Talk of the Town." October 2006. Holman, Gregory.  

Visiting Artist  


International Center of Photography, Visiting Artist, New York, NY 2008  

School of Visual Arts, Visiting Artist, MFA Dept., New York, NY 2008  

School of Visual Arts, Artist Talk, BFA Dept., New York, NY 2007 

Sarah Lawrence College, Visiting Artist, BFA Dept., Bronxville, NY 2007  

Peer Gallery, Public Artist Gallery Talk, New York, NY 2006  

Missouri State University, February, Springfield, MO 2006