Monica Leticia Shulman (née Lima)
Born February 18, 1977
New York, New York

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

12/2011, The Bari Studio, New York, New York

9/2009, New York City Mercantile Exchange Gallery

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

12/2015, Center for Fine Art Photography - "Illuminate" Juried by Elizabeth Avedon (One image selected for exhibition) Fort Collins, Colorado

4/2015, Center for Fine Art Photography - "H2O (Water)" Juried by Dina Mitrani (One image selected for exhibition) Fort Collins, Colorado

5/2014, Center for Fine Art Photography - "Black and White" Juried by Jason Landry (One image selected for exhibition) Fort Collins, Colorado

1/2013, The Mpls Photo Center - "Picture This - What We Photograph" Juried by Cig Harvey (Two images selected for gallery exhibition) Minneapolis, Minnesota

11/2012,  Center for Fine Art Photography - "Urban Landscape" Juried by Julia Dolan (One image selected for exhibition) Fort Collins, Colorado

11/2012, The Mpls Photo Center - "The Human Condition: A Survey of Humanity" Juried by Annie Griffiths-Belt (Two images selected for exhibition) Minneapolis, Minnesota

3/2012, The Mpls Photo Center - "Black and White: The Absence of Color" Juried by Bevin Bering Dubrowski (One image selected for gallery exhibition) Minneapolis, Minnesota

1/2012, The Mpls Photo Center - "Off the Cuff - The Spontaneous and Unrehearsed" Juried by Madeline Yale (Two images selected for gallery exhibition) Minneapolis, Minnesota

11/2011, Vermont Photo Place Gallery (online Gallery Annex) - "Again: Reflections and Photography" Juried by Sylvia de Swaan; Middlebury, Vermont

9/2011,  Thavibu Gallery, Curated by Andrés Bardon; Bangkok, Thailand

9/2011, Vermont Photo Place Gallery - "Seeing Myself, Seeing Others: The Art of the Portrait" Juried by Andy Bloxham; Middlebury, Vermont

7/2011, [Artspace] at Untitled Gallery - "Can You See Me Now: Photos Made on Phones" Juried Group Show, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

4/2011, Vermont Photo Place Gallery - "Black and White" Juried by Dan Burkholder (One of forty photographs from 1270 submitted chosen for the gallery exhibition); Middlebury, Vermont

9/2010, Vermont Photo Place Gallery - "Self-Searching: The Art of Self-Portraiture" Curated by Aline Smithson; Middlebury, Vermont

2/2010, RumbleArt Santa Barbara, California; Curated by Catherine Gee; Santa Barbara, California

6/2009, “Portraits: The Self and Others” at Broadway Gallery; Curated by Nick Taucher; New York, New York

10/2008, Kuunstdaage Art, Holland; Curated by Andres Bardon

 

Selected Art Fairs:

1/2013, PhotoLA, Exhibited with Women in Photography International, Curated by Candace Biggerstaff

1/2012, PhotoLA, Exhibited with Women in Photography International, Curated by Candace Biggerstaff

11/2009, ArteClasica Fine Art Fair, Galeria Lagard, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Curated by Claudia Lagard

7/2008, ArteClasica Fine Art Fair, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Curated by Andres Bardon

 

Selected Honors and Awards:

9/2012, Honorable Mention for "The Commuters", The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards, Urban and Country Landscape.

1/2011, Honorable Mention for "The Dove", Women in Photography International, Black & White and Color Competition, juried by Susan Spiritus, Susan Spiritus Gallery; Stephen Perloff, The Photo Review /The Photograph Collector; and, Elyse Connolly, Elyse Connolly Photography Representative.

8/2010, Professional Photographer Nominee for "Working It", People Category, 4th Annual Photography Masters Cup - The International Award Honoring Color Photography, juried by, among others, Laura Paterson, Specialist, Department of Photographs at Christie's New York; ESQUIRE - London David McKendrick, Art Director and Henny Manley, Director of Photography; TASCHEN - UK Julius Wiedemann, Editor; GETTY IMAGES - Los Angeles & New York, Amy Steigbigel, Director of Photography (NY) and Charlie Holland, Director of Photography (LA); PARIS-ART - Paris, Andre Rouille, Director; VOGUE.COM UK, Nicole Frankel, Senior Picture Editor; MUSEE DE L'ELYSEE - Lausanne, Switzerland William A. Ewing, Director; and MUSEE DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE - Bruxelles, Xavier Canonne, Director.

6/2010, Honorable Mention for "Shadows of Ourselves", Women in Photography International, Decade of Images 2000-2010 Competition, Juried by, Elizabeth Houston, Director, Hous Projects / New York City; Pamela Shoenberg, gallery owner, DNJ Gallery / Los Angeles, CA; Laurie Frank, gallery owner, Frank Pictures Gallery / Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA; Mary Goodwin, Associate Director at Light Work/ Syracuse, New York; and, Melanie Light, Executive Director, Fotovision / Berkeley, CA

6/2010, Honorable Mention for "When East Meets West", Women in Photography International, Decade of Images 2000-2010 Competition, Juried by, Elizabeth Houston, Director, Hous Projects / New York City; Pamela Shoenberg, gallery owner, DNJ Gallery / Los Angeles, CA; Laurie Frank, gallery owner, Frank Pictures Gallery / Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA; Mary Goodwin, Associate Director at Light Work/ Syracuse, New York; and, Melanie Light, Executive Director, Fotovision / Berkeley, CA

1/2010, Professional Photographer Nominee for "Shadows of Ourselves", Silhouette Category, 5th Annual International Black and White Spider Awards, Juried by, among others, David Clarke, Tate Gallery, London; Dr Juliet Hacking, Sotheby's Institute of Art; Michael Shulman (no relation), Magnum Photos, New York; Deborah Harris, The Armory Show Modern, New York; Darren Ching, Photo District News (PDN); and, Kristín Hauksdóttir, Reykjavík Museum of Photography, Iceland.

12/2009, Bronze Merit Award for "Hay Milonga de Amor", International Aperture Awards, Melbourne Victoria Australia

7/2009, Honorable Mention for "Urban Summer Kids", Women in Photography International, Summer 2009 Competition "Children" Category, Juror: Carol McCusker, PhD - Curator of Photography / (MoPA),Museum of Photographic Arts San Diego, CA

1/2009, Runner-Up in “People” Category for "Hay Milonga de Amor" in Popular Photography Magazine. Publication in January 2009 print version of Popular Photography Magazine.

10/2008, Honorable Mention for "Lost in Thought", International Photography Awards (The Lucie Awards), “Portraits” Category

 

Selected Features:

2/2012, F-Stop Magazine, Issue #50 - Two images selected for publication.

9/2011, Three images featured on the permanent set of NBC Universal's Parenthood.

4/2011, F-Stop Magazine, Issue #46 - Two images selected for publication.

9/2010, Vermont Photo Place Gallery - Self-Searching: The Art of Self-Portraiture, Curated by Aline Smithson book published by The Vermont Photo Place Gallery

12/2009, F-Stop Magazine, Issue #38 – Two images selected for publication.

11/2009, Imprint Magazine,"The Professionals: Lawyer Turned Photographer, Monica Shulman"

8/2009, “In Her Own Image” A Collection of Self-Portraits – A Book by “The Female Self-Portrait Artist Support Group” (Self-Published via Blurb, Inc.)

5/2009, Yahoo! Business & Human Rights Summit, Sunnyvale, CA. - Two Images exhibited for exhibition during Summit.

4/2009, Selected as an Artist of the Month, April 2009, Art Fairs International Magazine and E-Zine Magazine

4/2009, NY Arts Magazine, Featured Artist

2/2009, F-Stop Magazine, Issue #33 – Four images selected for publication.

7/2008, Television Interview: “Spotlight on Emerging Artists” Crear Fusion Buenos Aires, Argentina

2/2008, National Geographic E-Magazine Featured Top 12 Photograph “When East Meets West”

 

Collections:

RoGallery, Long Island City, New York www.rogallery.com

Private individual and corporate collectors across the United States, Europe and South America