Professional Experience

2006- Present Tom Griscom Photography
Independent studio that produces editorial and fine art photography, and custom digital printing. Current client list includes Outside Magazine, Scientific American Magazine, and the San Francisco Arts Commission. Independent photography projects with the San Francisco State University Labor Archive and Research Center.

Fall2012 – PrattDgital photography insructor with classes specializing in digital black and white photography 2012 – Brooklyn CreativeDgital photography insructorSummer 2012 - Maine Media WorkshopsDgital photography insructor

2010 to Present - International Center of Photography
Dgital photography insructor.

2011 to Present - The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
Dgital photography insructor.

Fall 2006 Visiting Artist, University of California, Berkeley
Lectured on Black and White craft both analog and digitally

Fall 2006 to Spring 2009: Graduate Teacher
San Francisco State University
Instructor for a range of classes in digital and analog photography.

Selected Exhibitions

2011 Postcards from the Edge, Visual Aid, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
2011 Arts at the Airport, Nashville, TN
2009 Art and Labor Today, SOMA Arts, San Francisco, CA
2009 SFSU MFA Thesis Show, Leo D. Stillwell Gallery, San Francisco State University
2009 ART: RAW NYC Inaugural Show, New York, NY
2009 Postcards from the Edge, Visual Aid, Metro Pictures, New York, NY
2008 Night of 1,000 Drawings, Artist Space, New York, NY
2008 Sanlun Yishu, Beijing, China
2008 SPE West Members Show San Francisco Academy of Art
2008 Bay Area Now 5, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2007 Stillwell Student Art Show SFSU Fine Arts Gallery
2007 Our World, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery
2007 Kitzo Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000 Photo Annual Upstairs Gallery, Brevard, NC
1999 Juried Exhibition Gallery Lumiere, Savannah, GA
1999 Visual Journeys: 1998 Bergen Gallery, Savannah, GA


The San Francisco Chronicle: Frameworks, 2012Fraction Magazine, Issue 40, May 2012Outside Magazine ,October 2011Scientific American, September 2011Fraction Magazine, Issue 17, August 2010Photographers Forum Best of College Photography 2006Photographers Forum Best of Photography, 2008

Grants and Awards
2010 Puffin Foundation Grant

Permanent Collections
Department of Economic and Community Development, State Capital, Nashville, TN
Chattanooga City Hall, Chattanooga, TN
San Francisco Arts Commission, Laguna Honda Hospital

2006-2009 San Francisco State University
San Francisco, California
MFA, Photography

1996-1999 Savannah College of Art and Design
Savannah, Georgia
BFA, Cum Laude, Photography

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