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Amber Quinn

Amber Quinn

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Education

  • BA, Art, University of Montevallo, 2018

About


A native of Jacksonville, Ala., Amber Quinn is a graduate student in photography. As a GTA, she teaches ART 218 (Intro to Digital Photography) and assists in ART 318 (Immediate Photography). She has also assisted in ART 388 (Studio Photography). Quinn received the BA in art with an emphasis in photography from the University of Montevallo. As an undergraduate, she was a dormitory resident assistant, held leadership positions in her sorority chapter as well as being named New Member of the Year in 2017-2018 and was named Ms. Montevallo in 2018. As a graduate student, Quinn was the recipient of a Small Grant by The Arts and Humanities Council of Tuscaloosa County for her master of arts exhibition, and a National Alumni Association License Tag Graduate Fellowship.

EXHIBITIONS

Fragmented and Forgotten, MA Thesis Exhibition, The Arts Council Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, July 2020 (solo)

2nd Annual Black History Month Exhibition, The Arts Council Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, February 2019 (group juried)

Tuscaloosa & Me, Betak/Frangoulis Art Gallery, Canterbury Chapel, Tuscaloosa, 2019 (group invitational)

Annual Graduate Student Show, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, Tuscaloosa, Ala., Sept. 2019 (group invitational)

Black Art Expo, University of Montevallo, Montevallo, Ala., 2019 (group invitational)

1st Annual Black History Month Exhibition, The Arts Council Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, February 2018 (group juried)

NEWS & AWARDS

Small Grants award for exhibition, Fragmented and Forgotten, The Arts and Humanities Council of Tuscaloosa County, 2019

Honorable Mention, Monochrome Awards – International Black and White Photography Contest, 2018

In September 2019, Quinn gave a gallery talk during the exhibit, Annual Graduate Student Show, at the Sella-Granata Art Gallery: