Tiff J Tiff Sutton

Curriculum Vitae


 Education 

2018- 2019 Regional Arts Commission, Teaching Artist Institute

2001-2003 Washington University in St. Louis - St.Louis, MO - Photography - audit course work 

1999-2001 St.Louis Community College- Florissant Valley, MO - Photography- audit course work 

Experience 

August -Present - Art Mentor, Intersect Arts Center, St.Louis, MO 

Lead elementary students through various art and arts and craft projects.

June - July 2019 - Teaching Artist, St.Louis Artist Guild, St.Louis, MO

Over six weeks, elementary students learned about finance, science, and nature and wellness through art activities such as drawing, nature photography, and sculpture. 

March-May 2019 - Artist in Residence, Contemporary Art Museum ArtReach, St.Louis, MO

Taught digital photography and contemporary photography 

January- March 2018 - Artist in Residence, Contemporary Art Museum ArtReach, St.Louis, MO 

Taught digital photography. How to develop a photographic theme. Taught students what is ‘Contemporary Photography.’ Taught students about contemporary African American photographers 

October 2017 - Visiting Artist - Contemporary Art Museum - New Art in the Neighborhood 

Students learned how to build a pinhole camera. How to mix and maintain black and white paper chemistry


Exhibitions

2019 - Black Photo - St.Louis Community College, St.Louis, MO 

2019 -Girls with Fruit - The Dark Room, St.Louis, MO 

2019 - The Color of My Love is Blue - University City Library, The Gallery, St.Louis, MO 

2019 - Sutton’s In Technicolor - Erica Popp Gallery, St.Louis, MO 

2019 - Girls with Fruit Redux - The Royale, St.Louis,MO 

2018 - Art Is For Everyone - Erica Popp Gallery, St.Louis, MO 

2018 - Rose Raft’s Artist - In - Residence Exhibition - Flood Plain, St.Louis,MO 

2018 - Girls with Fruit - South City Art Supply, St.Louis, MO 

2017 - Luxury Items - Cranky Yellow, St.Louis, MO 

2011 - Portion Control - PSTL, St.Louis, MO

 2002 - View Point - City Museum, St.Louis,MO

 2000 - 8 Artist - North Gallery, St.Louis, MO 

Artist Engagements 

2019 - Artist Talk - Laumeier Sculpture Park, St.Louis, MO 

2019 - Artist Talk - Erica Popp Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2019 - Artist Talk - Paul Artspace, St.Louis, MO

Residencies 

2019 - Community Artist In - Residence Laumeier Sculpture Park, St.Louis, MO

2019 - Paul Artspace, St.Louis, MO 

2018 - Rose Raft Artist in Residence; New Douglass, Ill 

Fellowships

2020 - #InTheCity Visual Arts  Fellowship- Harvard University

Awards 

2019 - Regional Art Commission Artist Support Grant 

1999 - Photographer of the year - St.Louis Community College Florissant Valley

Publications 

2019 - Tiff j Tiff Sutton & the ‘ Visual Style of Vulnerability’ - St.Louis Small Press Expo 

2018 - Vashon through the Lens - HEC-TV 

2018 - Vashon through a Lenses - Riverfront Times 

2011 - St. Louis Art Capsules -Jessica Baran Encapsulates the St. Louis Art Scene, Riverfront Times Online 

2000 - North Gallery Opens New Storefront Art Show - North County Journal 


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